CCAA Rankings
January 31, 2017

(London, Ontario) – The Fanshawe Men's Volleyball team (12-1) has moved up one spot and reclaimed the top seed in the Canadian Colleges Athletic Association (CCAA) National Rankings this week. This marks the second time this season that the Falcons have been ranked #1 in the country.


The Men's Volleyball team has now won eight straight league games after defeating the Sheridan Bruins (8-7) last week in a five-set thriller, 3-2. The Falcons next game takes place on Thursday, February 2 at 8pm, when they travel to Welland, Ontario to take on the Niagara Knights (8-6). The Falcons defeated Niagara at home in their first game of the season by a score of 3-2.  Other Men's Volleyball teams in the OCAA that are ranked include Mohawk (6), Georgian (9) and Durham (10).


Fanshawe Athletics is the proud host of the 2017 CCAA National Men's Volleyball Championship from March 9-11, 2017.


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Rob Thorpe

Sports Information Officer - Fanshawe Athletics
1001 Fanshawe College Blvd. London, ON N5Y 5R6

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