X-Women hockey forward Kara Power was named the StFX Female Athlete of the Week for the week ending Mar. 19, 2017. Kara, a second year Education student (5th year eligibility) from New Glasgow, NS played a strong tournament for the X-Women at the recent U SPORTS championship in Napanee, Ont. She scored the lone goal and was player of the game in StFX’s 3-1 loss to McGill in the quarter-finals. Kara was one of the leaders on the ice in their close 2-0 consolation semifinal loss to Queen’s. In 2016-17 regular season play, the X-Women captain was 3rd in the nation in scoring with 34 points (12 G, 23 A) and led all AUS scorers in the playoffs with 10 points (6 G, 4 A).