Athletics News

  • Daley Oddy named AUS women's hockey MVP
    February 20, 2018
    The first place X-Women hockey team did outstanding with AUS accolades as Daley Oddy was named the conference MVP, Emerson Elliott received AUS rookie of the year honours, and Ben Berthiaume was named AUS coach of the year. Oddy was also named an AUS first team all-star forward, alongside teammates Sarah Bujold at forward and Lindsey Donovan on defense. Goaltender Carley Molar was named an AUS second team all-star, while forward Elliott and defense Amy Graham were named to the AUS all-rookie team.
  • X-Women hockey to face Moncton in AUS semifinal series
    February 19, 2018
    The X-Women hockey team will face Moncton in the AUS semfinal series as the schedules were released today.
  • Subway AUS men's hockey playoff schedules set
    February 19, 2018
    The schedules for the 2018 Subway AUS Men’s Hockey Playoffs semi-final rounds have been set.
  • X-Men defeat Sea-Hawks in second weekend game
    February 18, 2018
    The StFX X-Men (8-10) defeated the Memorial Sea-Hawks (5-13) for the second time this weekend, playing to a 92-62 victory Sunday afternoon at the StFX Oland Centre.
  • Sea-Hawks win second straight game over X-Women
    February 18, 2018
    The visiting Memorial Sea-Hawks won their second consecutive game in as many days overt the X-Women, this time it was a 72-54 victory on Sunday afternoon at the StFX Oland Centre.
  • X-Men play to 90-66 win over Sea-Hawks
    February 17, 2018
    In a battle for fifth place in the AUS conference, it was the StFX X-Men who came out on top, defeating the Memorial Sea-Hawks 90-66 Saturday night at the StFX Oland Centre.
  • Sea-Hawks come from behind to defeat X-Women
    February 17, 2018
    The Memorial Sea-Hawks mounted a comeback in the fourth quarter to defeat the StFX X-Women 73-65 Saturday night at the StFX Oland Centre.
  • Rawling dips under U SPORTS standard, sets StFX record
    February 14, 2018
    It did not take long for St. FX’s newest track and field coach, three-time Olympian Eric Gillis, to see his 3000m school record get erased. History was made on Saturday, February 10th when Angus Rawling bested all 3000m runners but seven in a field of 167 at the Boston University Valentine Invitational meet, thanks to a clocking of 8:08.06. The mark bested Gillis’ school record of 8:11.27, set in 2004 at the same meet. The world-class marathoner’s time was previously perceived as all but mythical, as the only athlete to run within ten seconds of it had been Connor McGuire in 2013.
  • Nova Scotia’s premier point guard commits to X-Women for 2018-19 season
    February 14, 2018
    StFX women’s basketball head coach Augy Jones is pleased to announce the commitment of point guard Lucia MacKay from New Glasgow, N.S. to the X-Women basketball program for the 2018-19 season.
  • AUS announces Halifax educator and basketball coach Wade Smith posthumously named honorary chair of 2018 Subway AUS Basketball Championships
    February 13, 2018
    Atlantic University Sport is pleased to announce Halifax educator and basketball coach Wade Smith has been posthumously named the honorary chair of the 2018 Subway AUS Basketball Championships.
  • Track & field athletes compete in final regular season meet
    February 11, 2018
    StFX track & field athletes wrapped up AUS regular competition Saturday at the SMU Open at the Canada Games Centre. The competition was the final one to prepare for the upcoming Subway AUS Championship, slated for February 23-24 at the Université de Moncton.
  • Rawling sets new StFX record in 3000m
    February 11, 2018
    Third year X-Men track & field distance runner Angus Rawling (Calgary, AB) set a new StFX record in the 3000m event, racing to a personal best time of 8:08.06 at the Boston University Valentine Invitational meet on Saturday evening at the BU Track & Tennis Center.
  • StFX curlers compete at Subway AUS Championship
    The X-Women and X-Men curling teams competed at the Subway AUS Championship at the Capital Winter Club this past weekend. There will be a new women’s champion crowned as the defending champion X-Women did not qualify for the playoff round.
  • X-Men wrap up AUS regular season play
    February 11, 2018
    The U SPORTS No. 3 ranked StFX X-Men wrapped up AUS regular season play with a 5-0 loss to the UPEI Panthers Saturday night.  
  • UNB clinch first place with win over X-Men
    February 10, 2018
    Tyler Boland (St.John’s, NL), Oliver Leblanc (Quebec City, QC) and Kris Bennett (Brampton, ON) each had two points as the UNB Varsity Reds defeated the StFX X-Men 5-2 Friday night, clinching first place in the Atlantic University Sport standings.
  • X-Women clinch first place with win over Tigers
    February 09, 2018
    The U SPORTS No 4. ranked StFX X-Women clinched first place in the AUS standings with a 6-2 victory over the Dalhousie Tigers Friday night at the Charles V. Keating Centre.
  • X-Men and X-Women hockey playoff tickets now on sale  
    February 09, 2018
    StFX Athletics is pleased to announce that tickets for Game 1 of the AUS men’s hockey semifinal playoff series and Game 1 of the AUS women’s hockey playoff series are now on sale.
  • Huskies defeat X-Men 75-68
    February 06, 2018
    The Saint Mary’s Huskies (9-6) defeated the StFX X-Women (6-10) by a 75-68 margin Tuesday evening on Coach K Court at the StFX Oland Centre. The victory was worth four points in the AUS standings for the Huskies.
  • X-Women fall to Huskies
    February 06, 2018
    The Saint Mary’s Huskies (10-5) defeated the StFX X-Women (1-15) by a 55-46 margin Tuesday evening on Coach K Court at the StFX Oland Centre. The victory was worth four points in the AUS standings for the Huskies who moved into sole possession of second place.
  • February Xplore the World draw winners announced
    February 05, 2018
    The winners for the StFX Athletics Xplore the World draw for the month of February were recently announced.
  • Huskies shutout X-Women 5-0
    February 04, 2018
    The Saint Mary’s Huskies (19-3-1) defended home ice with a 5-0 shutout victory over the StFX X-Women (19-2-2) at Alumni Arena on Sunday afternoon.
  • Varsity Reds edge out X-Men 86-84
    February 03, 2018
    The UNB Varsity Reds (13-3) defeated the StFX X-Men (6-9) in a close 86-84 game that went down to the final second Saturday night on Coach K Court at the StFX Oland Centre. The win was worth four points in the AUS standings for the Varsity Reds who took over sole possession of second place.
  • X-Men best Aigles Bleus 5-2 in final regular season home game
    February 03, 2018
    The U SPORTS No. 1 ranked StFX X-Men (22-2-4) bested the Université de Moncton Aigles Bleus (3-22-2) by a 5-2 score Saturday night at the Charles V. Keating Centre. The crowd of over 500 were treated to a very fast paced and physical 60 minutes of play.
  • Varsity Reds defeat X-Women 68-46
    February 03, 2018
    The UNB Varsity Reds (7-9) defeated the StFX X-Women (1-14) Saturday evening by a 68-46 margin on Coach K Court at the StFX Oland Centre. The win was worth four points in the AUS standings for the Varsity Reds.
  • X-Women defeat Aigles Bleues in overtime
    February 03, 2018
    The StFX X-Women extended their winning streak to 12 games atop the AUS conference but they needed overtime to do so, defeating the Université de Moncton Aigles Bleues 3-2 Saturday afternoon game at the Charles V. Keating Centre.
  • Tigers upset U SPORTS No. 1 X-Men 7-3
    February 02, 2018
    The visiting Dalhousie Tigers (9-18-1) extended their winning streak to five games with a 7-3 upset over the U SPORTS No. 1 ranked StFX X-Men (21-2-4) Friday evening at the Charles V. Keating Centre. Seven different Tigers found the back of the X-Men net.
  • StFX Athletics and Venor partner to launch ‘ConneXions’ Mentoring Program  
    February 02, 2018
    StFX Athletics and Venor Youth Employment are excited to announce the launch of the ‘ConneXions’ Mentoring Program for StFX varsity student-athletes.
  • StFX to host 2021 U SPORTS national men's basketball championship
    January 31, 2018
    StFX University, in partnership with Sports & Entertainment Atlantic, has been selected as the host for the 2021 U SPORTS Final 8 men's basketball national championship at Scotiabank Centre in Halifax.
  • StFX Athletics celebrates 2016-17 U SPORTS Academic All-Canadians
    January 30, 2018
    The StFX Department of Athletics honored its 2016-17 U SPORTS Academic All-Canadians Thursday morning at their annual celebratory breakfast. This year there was a record-high 82 Academic All-Canadians, those student-athletes who have achieved an 80% average or above while consuming a year of eligibility competing for a varsity team.
  • X-Men hockey back on top of U SPORTS national rankings, X-Women hockey ranked No. 3
    January 30, 2018
    The StFX X-Men hockey team are back atop the U SPORTS Top Ten national rankings, while the X-Women hockey team move up a spot to No. 3 in the country.
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