January 13, 2016

(London, Ontario) – The Fanshawe Men's Volleyball team is ranked #5 in the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) National Rankings for the second week in a row.


The Falcons defeated the #15 ranked Sheridan Bruins (5-5) last Sunday and remain the #1 ranked team in the OCAA with a record of 10-2.  The Falcons head to the United States this week for their annual NCAA exhibition tour. Their next league game takes place on Saturday, January 23 at home versus the Niagara Knights (7-2) at 3pm.


Other Men's Volleyball teams in the OCAA that are ranked include Niagara (6), Humber (7), Mohawk (9) and Sheridan (15). 


The Women's Basketball team jumped up four spots to #9 in the CCAA National Rankings, after being ranked #13 the previous week.


The Falcons competed in the Seneca College Invitational Tournament this past weekend and were crowned tournament champions after going 3-0 with wins over Georgian, Seneca and Mohawk.   Fanshawe continues their league play tonight on the road versus the Lambton Lions (4-5).


Other Women's Basketball teams in the OCAA that are ranked include Humber (2) and Algonquin (13).

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For further information, please contact:

Rob Thorpe

Sports Information Officer - Fanshawe Athletics
1001 Fanshawe College Blvd. London, ON N5Y 5R6

Office: 519-452-4430 x6105 | Cell: 519-777-7849