Moneyas named Manitoba Aboriginal Athlete of the Year

Pilot Mound Hockey Academy student athlete Heaven Moneyas has been named the 2019 Manitoba Aboriginal Athlete of the Year by the Manitoba Aboriginal Sports & Recreation Council (MASRC).

Each year, one Aboriginal male and one Aboriginal female athlete are selected to receive the Manitoba Aboriginal Athlete Awards. They are selected from nominations detailing: their positive role in sports and the community; their personal commitment to athletic development; achievements in sport; and their concern for holistic development.

Moneyas, 17, appeared in 19 games during the 2019-20 CSSHL regular season with the Pilot Mound Hockey Academy Female Varsity team. She recorded seven wins, a 3.82 goals-against average and three shutouts.