Image result for utah utes basketballWinnipeg's Niyah Becker has announced her commitment to attend the University of Utah women's basketball program for the 2018-19 season.  The University of Utah is a member of the NCAA  PAC-12 Conference, which is ranked the number one RPI conference in Division 1 basketball and sent 5 teams to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament this year.  Niyah is coming off a silver medal finish with the Vincent Massey Collegiate Trojans last month at the AAAA Girls Provincial Championships where she was named to the tournament All-Star team.


Image result for niyah basketball basketballmanitoba.ca

Niyah is a member of the Manitoba Provincial Team Program for the past 3 years and 4 years in the Centre for Performance Program.  Her early days in basketball started in the WMBA at Lindenwoods Community Centre and at Henry G Izatt Middle School.  She has been a regular invite to the last number of years with the Canadian National Team program and in the summer of 2016, she suited up for Team Canada as a member of the Cadet National Team that brought home a 5th place finish at the World Championships in Spain.   In January 2016, she was one of a few Canadians invited to the NBA's Basketball Without Borders Camp hosted in conjunction with the NBA All-Star Game in Toronto.

Winnipeg's Emily Potter and Glenlawn Collegiate graduate is entering her final year with the Utah Utes for the 2017-18 season and has been with the program since 2013.









Image result for niyah basketball basketball




 Image result for niyah basketball basketball

Image result for niyah basketball basketballImage result for niyah basketball basketball


WATCH NIYAH ON SHAW TV IN 2016



Photo credits: 
http://media.winnipegfreepress.com/images/400*266/e-Merlin-Becker-feb17.jpg
http://storage.winnipegsun.com/v1/dynamic_resize/sws_path/suns-prod-images/1297936635818_ORIGINAL.jpg?quality=80&size=420x
Subscribe to Email Newsletter
Share this article to...

Post a Comment: