Falcons set another new record

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The Falcons have broken numerous records this year, the latest being for the most National medals won in a season.

Fanshawe’s varsity teams have officially broken the record for most National medals won in a single season during Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Championships.

A March 22 press release from Fanshawe Athletics announced that the Falcons have won seven total medals for the 2018-19 season, beating the previous record of six from 2017-18.

Of the seven National medals, two are gold.

The release listed the following teams as having won National titles this year:

• Women’s Cross Country – CCAA National Gold

• Men’s Volleyball – CCAA National Gold

• Women’s Golf – Alyssa Stoddart – CCAA National Bronze

• Women’s Soccer – CCAA National Bronze

• Women’s Badminton – Helen Ngu and Han Pham – CCAA Women’s Doubles National Bronze

• Women’s Volleyball – CCAA National Bronze

• Baseball – National Bronze Medal

In addition to the seven National medals, the Falcons have also collected a total 21 Provincial medals, beating out last year’s previous record of 20.