Charlottetown, PEI (March 7, 2017)— Every week, UPEI Athletics and Recreation recognizes a female student-athlete for her hard work and dedication to her respective sport. Congratulations to Kiera Rigby (Women’s Basketball), the UPEI Panther Subway Athlete of the week for February 21-26!
Kiera Rigby is a fourth-year Bachelor of Science student from Charlottetown and a member of the UPEI Women’s Basketball team. Rigby scored 21 points and shot 40% from field goal range in the AUS quarter-final Women’s Basketball Championship loss to Acadia. She made 11 of 13 shots from the foul line, and had three rebounds, one assist, two steals, and one blocked shot. “Kiera had a great all-around game in our playoff game with Acadia,” said coach Greg Gould. “She has become one of the premier scorers in the AUS!”