Mohawk splits cage games, loses in volleyball

Mohawk shaded London Fanshawe, 81-80, in Ontario Colleges Athletic Association men’s basketball in London on Wednesday (Jan. 19) to improve its record to 9-3 in the West Region.

The Falcons fell to 6-4.

Aminu Bello scored 26 points to pace the Mountaineers. Taylor Dowhaniuk had 14 points and 11 rebounds, Jermaine DeCosta scored 11 points and Tanner Lane added 10.

The news was not as good for the Mohawk women, who bowed 57-53 to Fanshawe. Casey Boggs scored 13 points and Kayla Michaelson added 10 in a losing cause.

The Mountaineers are now 2-7 while the Falcons squared their mark at 4-4.

Mohawk’s volleyball teams ran into the Humber juggernaut in Etobicoke. In women’s play Humber improved to 14-0 with a 3-1 decision over the Mountaineers, who slipped to 10-3.

And the Mohawk men also lost 3-1 to the Hawks. Humber is now 10-1 and Mohawk 5-5.