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September 23, 2017

Uyl Ties Fanshawe Women's Soccer Single Game Scoring Record

 

(London, Ontario) – On Saturday afternoon, the #9 nationally ranked Women's Soccer team defeated Redeemer (0-4) by a score of 11-0 to improve their record to 5-0 on the season. The #7 ranked Men's Soccer team (4-0-1) also got a win against the Royals (1-2-1) by a final score of 2-0.

 

The Falcons Women's Soccer team dominated Redeemer, going up 5-0 after the first 45 minutes of play. Fanshawe had goals from Stephanie Mitchell (London, ON), Alison Pike (Mississauga, ON), Amber-Lea Hodgins (London, ON) and two from Sheree Uyl (Blyth, ON) in the first half. In the second, Pike scored her second of the match and Hailey Corvari (Orangeville, ON) got on the scoresheet for the Falcons. Uyl took over the last 30 minutes of the game, scoring four more goals. Uyl's six goals ties the Fanshawe single game scoring record set by Jade Kovacevic in 2016. Goalkeeper Ali Vlasman (Mount Elgin, ON) recorded her fourth shutout of the season. Shots on goal were 29-3 in favour of Fanshawe.

 

The Fanshawe Men's Soccer team battled with the Royals for the second time this season. The first goal of the match was scored in the 78th minute by Mike Sneddon (Mount Brydges, ON) off of a Fanshawe corner kick. The Falcons extended their lead when veteran Jacob Atkinson (Forest, ON) scored in the 84th minute to make the score 2-0. Fanshawe had 18 shots on goal compared to Redeemer's 3.

 

Both Fanshawe Soccer teams are now at the top of the OCAA West Division standings. Next up for the Falcons, the Men's team will travel to Lambton College (0-3) on Tuesday, September 26 to play the Lions at 5pm. The Women will play at Lambton (0-3) on Wednesday, September 27 at 5pm.

 

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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

www.fanshawefalcons.ca