January 23, 2018

(London, Ontario) – The Fanshawe Falcons Men's and Women's Volleyball teams are ranked in the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) top 15 for the ninth week in a row.


The Men's Volleyball team (12-0) currently sit at #4 in the country and #1 in the OCAA. On Thursday, January 18, the Falcons swept #9 Redeemer (10-3) 25-18, 25-19, 25-21. With the win, Fanshawe extended their OCAA regular season unbeaten streak to 25 games, with their last loss being on November 12, 2016. The Falcons next match will be on the road against the Sheridan Bruins (5-8) on Wednesday, January 24. Other OCAA Men's Volleyball teams that are represented in the CCAA rankings include Humber (7), Redeemer (9) and Georgian (11).


The Fanshawe Women's Volleyball team (11-1) moved up to #12 in the nation after a 3-0 victory over Redeemer (3-10) last week. The Falcons will look to extend their winning streak to nine matches on Wednesday, January 24 when they travel to Sheridan to take on the Bruins. Other OCAA Women's Volleyball teams ranked nationally are Humber (4) and St. Clair (15).


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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