February 23, 2016

(London, Ontario) – The Fanshawe Men's Volleyball team is ranked #2 for the fifth consecutive week in the latest Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) National Rankings.


Fanshawe finished the regular season in first place in the OCAA West Division and is the top ranked team heading into the OCAA Provincial Championship at Seneca College from February 25-27.  The Falcons will take on Trent University (15-5) in the quarter-finals on Thursday, February 25 at 6pm.


Other Men's Volleyball teams in the OCAA that are ranked include Sheridan (6), Niagara (8), Mohawk (10) and Fleming (15).



The Women's Basketball team moved up one spot and are now ranked #10 in the CCAA National Rankings.


The Falcons defeated the Sheridan Bruins (2-16) last week, 54-20 and have finished their regular season in third place in the OCAA West Division with a record of 14-4.  Fanshawe will now host a cross over playoff game on Saturday, February 27 at 1pm versus a to be determined opponent from the OCAA East Division.


Other Women's Basketball teams in the OCAA that are ranked include Humber (2) and Mohawk (8).


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For further information, please contact:


Rob Thorpe
Sports Information Officer


Fanshawe Athletics
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