Pararoo gets state award nomination

Cosimo Cirillo

Cosimo Cirillo

MILDURA’s Cosimo Cirillo has been named a finalist for junior sportsperson of the year at the 2017 Victorian Disability Sport and Recreation Awards.

Cirillo, a representative of Australian Paralympic football team the Pararoos, is one of three young sportspeople shortlisted for the Marg Angel Award.

Cirillo made the senior squad of the Pararoos at 15, earning his first cap in Denmark last year.

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