September 8, 2017

(London, Ontario) – Fanshawe Athletics announced today, the addition of Jade Kovacevic as the new Varsity Women's Soccer Coach for the 2017-18 season.


Kovacevic joins the Falcons coaching staff just one year after setting a new Fanshawe Career Scoring record with 49 goals. During her time playing for the Falcons, she averaged an impressive 2.5 goals per game and set numerous records including most goals in a single game (6) and most goals in a season (26). Kovacevic is a two-time CCAA All-Canadian and OCAA Player of the Year. She was also Fanshawe's Female Athlete of the Year in 2015-16. 


Along with having a successful Fanshawe career, Kovacevic is also the leader of the FC London Women's team. FC London won the 2017 League1 Ontario Cup Championship, where she recorded two goals in the 6-1 Championship game victory. Kovacevic is the leading scorer in League1 Ontario with 26 goals in 14 games and is currently 13 goals ahead of the next player.


The Women's Soccer squad will begin their regular season at home on Saturday, September 9 versus Niagara at 12pm.


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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 |