Basketball Manitoba is pleased to announce that Niyah Becker has been named a recent recipient of the Sport Manitoba 'Women to Watch' athlete grant! Niyah is a member of the Manitoba Provincial Team who led Manitoba to a Bronze Medal last summer and recently finished a high school run with the Vincent Massey Trojans to the AAAA provincial final in March where she is a grade 10 student. This past winter, she was invited to the NBA All-Star Game in Toronto to take part in the Basketball Without Borders camp. She is currently at the Canada Basketball National Team Assessment Camp in Toronto with eyes on making the Canadian National Cadet Team.
Niyah was also recently featured by Shaw TV Winnipeg on her development in basketball.
Past basketball recipients of this award include Raizel Guinto, Jordan Tully, Robyn Boulanger, Kerilynn MacLennan, Atoosa Jalayeri, Jasmine & Sara Ibrahim, Kerri Kuzbyt, Emily Potter, Brittany Wiebe, Danielle Baril, Adele Baril, Morgan Cross, Danielle DeGagne and Krystal Schouten.
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