(London, Ontario) – On Saturday afternoon at the OCAA Women's Basketball Provincial Championship, the Fanshawe Women's Basketball team (17-5) defeated the Algonquin Thunder (13-4) to capture the OCAA bronze medal. Mikhalia Wright was named the Falcons Player of the Game with 14 points, 3 assists and 3 steals in the game. Fanshawe Women's Basketball last won an OCAA medal back in 2013, when they took home the silver against the same Algonquin Thunder in the final.
The Falcons finished the OCAA Championship with a record of 2-1, with their only loss coming at the hands of the undefeated #2 CCAA ranked and eventual champion Humber Hawks (21-0). For her phenomenal play throughout the tournament, Fanshawe's Anique Daley was named a Championship All-Star.
– 30 –
For further information, please contact:
Sports Information Officer - Fanshawe Athletics
1001 Fanshawe College Blvd. London, ON N5Y 5R6
Office: 519-452-4430 x6105 | Cell: 519-777-7849