Spotlight on Lachlan Harley, basketball
CRICKET: Illawarra's promising young batsmen made a number of fine contributions in various age divisions in last Saturday's round of matches in Illawarra junior cricket.
Around 70 young surf lifesavers took tips from ironman legend Shannon Eckstein at a special clinic at Wollongong City beach last Sunday.
GYMNASTICS: Talented gymnasts from Shellharbour-based club Carmel and Co claimed a number of podium finishes.
CRICKET: The fun, fast format proves a hit with kids.
EQUESTRIAN: Not many eight-year-olds can count AFL, surfing, collecting budgies and presenting at horse shows among their interests but Conor Mountney lives an eclectic childhood.
What's happening in junior sport this week.
AUSTRALIAN FOOTBALL: Wollongong Saints AFL trio Kate Stanton, Kimberley Chan and Nicola Kennedy have been named in a preliminary NSW squad for next year's National Youth Girls' Championships in Western Australia.