The impressive pair won awards in the Community Newspaper Group HBF Junior Sports Heroes competition announ-ced on February 19.
About 120 children, parents and supporters attended an awards ceremony hosted by Community Newspaper Group editor-in-chief Greg Thomson.
Each winner received a glass trophy and $1000, with runners-up taking home $500 and a HBF teddy bear.
Marlee won the Inspirational Achievement Girls award after her sister Meaghan nominated her for her success in judo and cricket despite battling a thyroid illness.
Meaghan said her sister ‘never ceases to amaze me ‘