FC Kansas City’s Desiree Scott was named Female Athlete of the Year at this year’s Sport Manitoba’s Night of Champions.

The Canadian National Team midfielder played every minute during the team’s bronze medal run at the London Summer Olympics and was named player of the match in Canada’s draw against Sweden to qualify for the quarterfinals. However Scott be remember for her blocked shot on the goal line during the team’s 1-0 win over France in the bronze medal game.