(London, Ontario) – On Thursday afternoon in Barrie, the #1 CCAA ranked Fanshawe Men's Volleyball squad (20-0, 1st in West) defeated the Fleming Knights (11-9, 4th in East) in their quarterfinal game at the OCAA Provincial Championship.
The Falcons wasted little time with power-blasting hits on their way to a three set victory with scores of 25-12, 25-16 and 25-13. Zach Albert (Brampton, ON) led the charge and was named player of the game for Fanshawe. Albert, along with teammate and OCAA Player of the Year, Cole Jordan (London, ON) each recorded 14 kills. The Falcons will now move on and face the Redeemer Royals (15-5, 3rd in West) in their semi-final matchup Friday at 6pm.
The Fanshawe Women's Volleyball team (15-5, 2nd in West) lost in a tight 3-2 quarterfinal match versus the Niagara Knights (13-7, 6th in West). The player of the match for the Falcons was Meghan Morelli (London, ON). The Women will play in the consolation semi-final at 1pm Friday against the Loyalist Lancers (17-3, 1st in East).
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