January 20, 2016

(London, Ontario) – The Fanshawe Men's Volleyball team climbed two spots to #3 in the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) National Rankings this week.


The Falcons didn't play a league game this past week but went 2-0 on their annual NCAA exhibition tour in the United States, defeating SUNY-Polytechnic 3-0 and Rivier University 3-2. Their next league game takes place on Saturday, January 23 at home versus the #4 ranked Niagara Knights (9-2) at 3pm.


Other Men's Volleyball teams in the OCAA that are ranked include Niagara (4), Mohawk (9), Humber (12) and Sheridan (14). 


The Women's Basketball team dropped to #10 in the CCAA National Rankings, after being ranked #9 the previous week.


The Falcons went 1-1 last week, defeating the Lambton Lions (4-6) 73-48 before losing on the road to the #2 ranked Humber Hawks (11-0) by a final score of 60-57.  Fanshawe continues their league play tonight at 6pm at home versus the #14 ranked St. Clair Saints (8-2).


Other Women's Basketball teams in the OCAA that are ranked include Humber (2) and St. Clair (14).

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For further information, please contact:

Rob Thorpe

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

Office: 519-452-4430 x6105 | Cell: 519-777-7849