Cecil Hills resident named Sport Achiever of the Year

Winner: Georgia Rowntree (right) is the Fairfield Council sports achiever of the year. Photo: Wesley Lonergan
Winner: Georgia Rowntree (right) is the Fairfield Council sports achiever of the year. Photo: Wesley Lonergan

CECIL Hills resident Georgia Rowntree is this year's sports achiever of the year.

Rowntree, 17 is a talented goalkeeper who plays for Sutherland Sharks in the NSW Women's Premier League.

The Westfields Sports High School student is in Brazil and Argentina as part of the Australian schoolgirls team.

She was also selected as captain for the tour which finishes weekend.

Rowntree, who is a member of the inaugural Western Sydney Wanderers women's squad, has been excelling off the pitch.

She was a recipient of a Premier's Anzac Memorial scholarship.