Alison Keough, Women's Basketball

Alison Keough was named the Steel City Sports Bar & Steakhouse Player of the Week.
Alison Keough was named the Steel City Sports Bar & Steakhouse Player of the Week.

Athlete OF THE WEEK

Name: Alison Keough

University: Cape Breton University

Sport: Women's Basketball

Hometown: Marion Bridge, NS

Year: 5th

Position: F

5th-Year BBA student Alison Keough has been named the Steel City Sports Bar & Steakhouse Athlete of the Week for the week ending January 14th. Keough led the CAPERS in scoring in both home games on the weekend and reached two career milestones. On Friday night, Keough scored 30 pts, had 13 rebounds and handed out 6 assists in the CAPERS 90-83 overtime loss against UNB. Keough passed Janice Moseychuck to move into # 2 on the CBU All-time scoring list and was named the Subway Player of the Game. The nursing student followed that performance with 21 pts and 17 rebounds on Saturday afternoon as the CAPERS beat the Varsity Reds 87-63. Keough moved into #2 on the AUS All-time Career rebounding list. 

The CAPERS next host rival St. Francis Xavier X-Women on Satur6 pm at 6pm at the Sullivan Field House.