February 25, 2016

(London, Ontario) – The Fanshawe Women's Basketball team (14-4) will be hosting the Loyalist Lancers (7-7) in an OCAA cross-over playoff game this Saturday, February 27 at 1pm. The game will be played at the Glenn Johnston Athletic Centre. The winner will earn a spot in the OCAA Provincial Championship being held March 3-5 at Niagara College in Welland, ON.


The Falcons have been led this season by veteran Laura Vere, who is currently averaging 9.1 points and 3.4 assists per game. Other key players include second year player Natalie Warren, who leads the team with 6 rebounds per game and rookie Mikhaila Wright with 8.9 points per game. The Fanshawe Women's Basketball team leads the OCAA in points against, holding their opponents to an average of only 45.2 points per game.


The game will be streamed live on www.fanshawec.ca/athletics/watch-live.


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For further information, please contact:


Rob Thorpe
Sports Information Officer

Fanshawe Athletics
1001 Fanshawe College Blvd.  London, ON. N5Y 5R6
T: 519-452-4430 x6105 | C: 519-777-7849 | F: 519-452-4434