January 26, 2016

(London, Ontario) – The Fanshawe Men's Volleyball team climbed up another spot to #2 in the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) National Rankings this week.


The Falcons defeated the #6 ranked Niagara Knights last Saturday in three straight sets 25-20, 28-26 and 25-19. Fanshawe is in first place in the OCAA West Division with a record of 11-2. The Falcons next game takes place tonight, Tuesday, January 26, at 8pm on the road versus the Conestoga Condors (3-9).


Other Men's Volleyball teams in the OCAA that are ranked include Niagara (6), Mohawk (9), Sheridan (11) and Redeemer (15). 


The Women's Basketball team dropped to #11 in the CCAA National Rankings, after being ranked #10 the previous week.


The Falcons went 1-1 last week, defeating the St. Clair Saints (8-3) 65-58 before losing at home to the #15 ranked Mohawk Mountaineers (9-3) by a final score of 61-50.  Fanshawe continues their league play next Saturday, January 30 on the road versus the Redeemer Royals. The game takes place at 6pm.


Other Women's Basketball teams in the OCAA that are ranked include Humber (2) and Mohawk (15).

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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