Athletics News

  • X-Men get back in win column by defeating UPEI 3-0
    October 14, 2018
    The StFX X-Men handed the UPEI Panthers their sixth loss in a row, as they used a first half penalty shot to propel them to a 3-0 win.
  • X-Women tie 2-2 with Panthers
    October 14, 2018
    The UPEI Panthers earned a valuable point in a 2-2 draw against the StFX X-Women Sunday afternoon.
  • X-Women squeeze past Axewomen in 22-20 win
    October 14, 2018
    The U SPORTS No. 2 ranked StFX X-Women retained first place in the AUS standings, but it didn’t come easy as they edged the No. 8 ranked Acadia Axewomen 22-20 Sunday afternoon in the last game of the AUS regular season.
  • X-Women defeat Aigles Bleues 5-2
    October 14, 2018
    The StFX X-Women got out to a 3-0 lead and kept up their strong play for a 5-2 win over the Université de Moncton Aigles Bleues Saturday evening at J.-Louis-Lévesque Arena.
  • X runners win both team titles at Moncton Invitational
    October 13, 2018
    Both the X-Women and X-Men won their respective team titles at the Moncton Invitational Saturday afternoon.
  • Tigers shutout X-Men 4-0
    October 13, 2018
    On a cool Saturday afternoon the Dalhousie Tigers impressed with a 4-0 shutout victory over the StFX X-Men on seniors’ day at Oland Stadium in the X-Men’s final home game of the season.
  • X-Women and Tigers play to 1-1 draw
    October 13, 2018
    On a cool autumn afternoon the Dalhousie Tigers and StFX X-Women played out a thrilling 1-1 draw at Oland Stadium. The game was the last home game of the season for the X-Women and it was the seniors who came to the fore.
  • Capers win tournament consolation final over X-Women
    October 13, 2018
    The Cape Breton Capers defeated the host StFX X-Women 77-62 to win the consolation final Saturday afternoon at the inaugural X-Women basketball invitational.
  • X-Women fall to Mystics in tournament action
    October 12, 2018
    The Mount Saint Vincent Mystics defeated the StFX X-Women 79-56 in UPEI Panthers in pre-season exhibition tournament action Friday evening in the second game of the inaugural StFX Invitational.
  • Huskies edge X-Men 3-2
    October 12, 2018
    The Saint Mary's Huskies edged out the StFX X-Men with a late goal to keep their record at a perfect 4-0 in AUS men's hockey action at the Halifax Forum on Friday night.
  • Tigers steal shootout victory over X-Women
    October 12, 2018
    The Dalhousie Tigers stole a 4-3 shootout victory over the StFX X-Women Friday night at the Charles V. Keating Centre. Tigers goaltender Fabiana Petricca (Woodbridge, ON) turned in an impressive 58 save performance and did not allow a goal in the shootout.
  • Dinos defeat X-Men in exhibition hoop action
    October 12, 2018
    he defending national champion Calgary Dinos defeated the StFX X-Men 101-85 Friday afternoon on Coach K Court at the Oland Centre.
  • X-Men outscore Acadia 5-2 for first win of the season
    October 10, 2018
    The StFX X-Men outplayed the Acadia Axemen Wednesday evening at the Charles V. Keating Centre, besting the visitors 5-2 after an intense, physical game that saw a combined 74 minutes of penalties incurred.
  • Keiran Burnham named U SPORTS special teams player of the week
    October 10, 2018
    Western running back Cedric Joseph, Laval defensive lineman Mathieu Betts and StFX kicker / punter Keiran Burnham are the U SPORTS Football Players of the Week, for the period ending October 7, 2018.
  • Socholotiuk, Whyte & Burnham named football athletes of the week
    October 08, 2018
    Running back Jordan Socholotiuk, linebacker Gordon Whyte and kicker/punter Keiran Burnham were named the McDonald's X-Men football athletes of the week for the week of October 6, 2018.
  • X-Men capture home tournament with win over Tigers
    October 06, 2018
    Led by an electrifying shooting performance from tournament MVP Tristen Ross (Truro, NS), the StFX X-Men captured the 40th annual Pizza Delight X-Men Invitational basketball tournament title with an 81-69 victory over the Dalhousie Tigers, Saturday night on Coach ‘K’ Court at Oland Centre.
  • X-Men come second at interlock meet
    October 06, 2018
    The StFX X-Men ran to a second place finish at the AUS-RSEQ interlock meet Saturday afternoon behind the Laval Rouge et Or at Fredericton’s Odell Park.
  • X-Women run to fifth place showing at interlock meet
    October 06, 2018
    At the AUS-RSEQ interlock meet hosted by UNB on Saturday, the X-Women ran to a fifth place showing amongst 12 teams.
  • X-Women drop exhibition games to Queen’s
    October 06, 2018
    The U SPORTS No. 2 X-Women rugby team dropped a pair of exhibition games to the No. 5 ranked Queen’s Gaels in doubleheader action Saturday afternoon at the University of Ottawa.
  • Burnham’s last second field goal lifts X-Men over Axemen
    October 06, 2018
    Keiran Burnham’s 41 yard field goal with two seconds remaining in regulation time was all the StFX X-Men needed to pull off a 33-30 win over the host Acadia Axemen in the Thanksgiving Day Subway Turkey Bowl. Burnham, who was named the Subway Player of the Game, was three-for-three on field goal attempts including the game-tying and game-winning points.
  • X-Men defeat Capers at StFX Invitational
    October 05, 2018
    The host StFX X-Men defeated the Cape Breton University Capers 81-70 Friday night at the 40th Annual StFX Invitational basketball tournament, presented by Pizza Delight, on Coach ‘K’ Court at Oland Centre.
  • Beaulac lifts Aigles Bleus to a 3-2 win over X-Men
    October 05, 2018
    A power play goal by Victor Beaulac (Alexandre Bernier, Vincent Deslauriers), at 6:21 of the third period broke a 2-2 tie game and lifted the Université de Moncton Aigles Bleus (2-1-0) to a 3-2 win over the StFX X-Men (0-1-2) Friday evening at the J.-Louis-Lévesque Arena.
  • X-Women fall to Gee Gee's in battle of top two nationally ranked teams
    October 05, 2018
    In a battle of the top two ranked teams in U SPORTS women’s rugby, the No. 1 Ottawa Gee Gee’s came out on top, defeating the No. 2 StFX X-Women 39-7 Friday night in exhibition action.
  • X-Men basketball team preview
    October 04, 2018
    After leading the team to the brink of an AUS championship last season, gone are four starters and eight players in total, including former All-Canadian Kevin Bercy and AUS all-star Julius Antoine. Bercy has continued his outstanding career playing professionally in Spain. This year’s squad might be the youngest in Coach Steve Konchalski’s 44 years at StFX, with seven freshmen and an average age of less than 20 years.
  • StFX tops SMU in rugby action
    October 03, 2018
    In what can only be described as less than desirable playing conditions, the U SPORTS No. 2-ranked StFX X-Women defeated the host SMU Huskies 86-0 on Wednesday evening in Atlantic University Sport women’s rugby action from Huskies Stadium.
  • Xplore the World draw winners for October announced
    October 03, 2018
    The October winners for the StFX Xplore the World draw were recently announced.
  • Socholotiuk, Bell & Julien-Grant named football athletes of the week
    October 01, 2018
    Running back Jordan Socholotiuk, defensive back Dylan Bell and Returner Kaion Julien-Grant were named the McDonald's X-Men football athletes of the week for the week of September 29, 2018.
  • X-Men earn comeback win over Axemen
    September 30, 2018
    The StFX X-Men overcame an early two-goal deficit to defeat the visiting Acadia Axemen by a score of 4-2 Sunday afternoon at Oland Stadium.
  • Axewomen and X-Women play to scoreless draw
    September 30, 2018
    On a cool Sunday afternoon the Acadia Axewomen and the StFX X-Women played out an intriguing nil-nil draw. Anyone who previously thought that goals were necessary for an enjoyable spectacle, would have had to revise that particular notion.  
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