BC Hockey announced that Sara Swiderski of the Fraser Valley Rush has been named the Female Midget AAA League (FMAAA) Player of the Month for January 2019. The defender from Langley, BC, had nine (9) points (1 goal, 8 assists) in 10 games. Swiderski is an alternate captain for the Rush and is third in team scoring with 19 points in 25 games.

Swiderski has mentored all incoming players with the Fraser Valley Rush Experience a Dream Program along with raising money for the Devotion for Motion charity.


Sara was chosen from a high-calibre list of other nominees, including:

Sophia GaskellGreater Vancouver Comets
Kelsey DentNorthern Capitals
Marlene RobertsVancouver Island Seals