Women's volleyball team takes bronze and makes history

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The Falcons women’s volleyball team won their first national medal in College history during the Canadian Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) Championships on March 9, hosted by Niagara College in Welland.

The Falcons triumphed over the Briercrest Clippers 3-0, clinching a National bronze medal. Meghan Morelli was named player of the match with a game-high of 20 points, while Janelle Albert was named CCAA Tournament First Team All-Star for her outstanding performance.

“It feels great to see this group of great people be successful,” head coach Sean Pellow said in a March 9 media release. “This team has worked extremely hard to become such a cohesive group and have stayed focused to achieve this goal, I am so proud of them.”