October 31, 2017

(London, Ontario) – In the first Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) national rankings of the 2017-18 Volleyball and Basketball seasons, the Fanshawe Men's and Women's Volleyball and Women's Basketball teams all cracked the top fifteen in the country.


The Men's and Women's Volleyball teams are ranked #7 and #9 respectively after starting their seasons 3-0 with wins over Cambrian, Boreal and Conestoga. Sunday, November 5 will be the home opener for the Fanshawe Volleyball programs, when they will take on the Humber Hawks. Women play at 1pm and Men play at 3pm. Other OCAA Men's Volleyball teams that are ranked nationally include Georgian (4), St. Clair (12) and Canadore (14). Other OCAA Women's teams include Humber (5) and Durham (13).


The Falcons Women's Basketball squad is ranked #14 nationally after back-to-back wins against Conestoga and Sheridan. Their next game will be on Thursday, November 2, when they host the Niagara Knights at 6pm. Other ranked OCAA Women's Basketball teams include Humber (1) and Mohawk (10).  



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For further information, please contact:

Nicole Carriere

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

Office: 519-452-4430 x6105