Athlete of the Week

Maltha Uwambajimana

Award
Athlete of the Week
Sport
Basketball
Award Date
Jan 15, 2020
School
Fort Richmond Collegiate
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The Urban High School Athlete of the week is Maltha Uwambajimana of the Fort Richmond Centurions basketball team.

She is averaging 19 points, 2.5 steals, and 6 rebounds per game and was selected an all-star at the Pembina Trails Classic and MVP of the Piper Classic.  Coach Deondra Twerdun-Peters states, She is an outstanding all-around athlete and has represented Fort Richmond Collegiate in a variety of sports over her last 3 years.  Most notably she is a stand out player and leader on our varsity girls basketball team.  Maltha is an integral part of our team and has overcome a torn ACL and rehab to return to the court in top form this season."

She maintains an 80% academic average across her courses and hopes to continue her basketball and academic career at the U Sport level next season.