(London, Ontario) – The Fanshawe Women's Soccer team dropped their CCAA semi-final game to Sainte-Foy on Thursday evening by a score of 2-0. The loss was the first of the season for the Falcons. The Championship is being held in Edmonton, Alberta hosted by Concordia University.
Sainte-Foy wasted no time getting on the board, as they scored early to take the lead. Sainte-Foy then stretched their lead to 2-0 on a perfectly placed shot from 24 yards out that just tucked under the crossbar. Despite many corner kick opportunities, the Falcons could not find the back of the net in the first half and went into the half time break down two. Fanshawe continued to apply pressure in the second frame however could not capitalize and fell by a final score of 2-0. Amber-Lea Hodgins (London, ON) was named the player of the match for Fanshawe.
On Friday, November 9 at 12:00pm EST (10:00am MST), the Falcons will face the Seneca Sting in a CCAA bronze medal semi-final. The game will be a rematch of the OCAA championship, when Fanshawe won 2-0. Viewers can watch the game live on the CCAA website: https://portal.stretchinternet.com/ccaasportsacsc/