Athletics News

  • December winners announced for Xplore the World draw
    December 08, 2018
    The December winners were recently announced for the StFX Athletics Xplore the World draw!
  • Julien-Grant ranked 13th on CFL prospect list
    December 06, 2018
    X-Men All-Canadian receiver Kaion Julien-Grant is currently ranked 13th on the CFL's top 20 prospect list in advance of the 2019 Draft. He is one of 11 U SPORTS athletes on the prospect list and the only athlete from the AUS conference.
  • Cook named to U SPORTS hockey all-star roster
    December 04, 2018
    Fourth year X-Men forward Holden Cook was named to the U SPORTS men’s hockey all-star roster for the upcoming two-game series against Hockey Canada’s World Junior prospects in Victoria, B.C.
  • Aigles Bleus edge X-Men by 3-2 score
    December 01, 2018
    The Université de Moncton Aigles Bleus edged the StFX X-Men 3-2 in AUS action Saturday night at the J-Louis Levesques Arena.  
  • Tommies defeat X-Women in shootout
    December 01, 2018
    When the top two teams in a conference meet you would expect a close, hard fought game. That’s exactly what the St. Thomas Tommies and StFX X-Women did when they faced off Friday night, as the Tommies came away with a 2-1 shootout win.
  • X-Men fall to Tigers 5-2
    November 28, 2018
    In their final home game of the first half of the season, the Dalhousie Tigers played host to the StFX X-Men at the Halifax Forum on Wednesday. Special teams made all the difference in this one as the Tigers capitalized to take the 5-2 win.
  • X-Women down Huskies 3-1
    November 28, 2018
    The third place Saint Mary's Huskies (8-5-1) and the second place StFX X-Women (9-3-2) battled it out this Wednesday in AUS women's hockey action at the Halifax Forum. In a physical, fast-paced contest, the X-Women came away with a 3-1 win.
  • X-Men soccer captain Liam Elbourne selected as 2019 Rhodes Scholar
    November 28, 2018
    StFX X-Men soccer captain and Schwartz School of Business student Liam Elbourne has been selected as a prestigious Rhodes Scholar for 2019.
  • X-Women earn third consecutive shutout victory
    November 25, 2018
    The StFX X-Women snapped the UPEI Panthers four-game winning streak in convincing fashion with a 6-0 shutout victory Sunday afternoon.
  • Track team opens competition at Halifax meet
    November 25, 2018
    The StFX track & field team competed in their first meet of the 2018-19 season Saturday in Halifax at the Canada Games Centre.
  • X-Men pick up win over Axemen
    November 24, 2018
    The StFX X-Men picked up four points in the AUS standings with an 89-75 victory over the Acadia Axemen Saturday night. Two evenly-matched teams came into this game looking to improve on their record before the December break.
  • Late third period goal lifts X-Men over Aigles Bleus
    November 24, 2018
    Cole MacDonald (Wetaskiwin, AB) scored the game winning goal with just under three minutes to play as the StFX X-Men defeated the Université de Moncton Aigles Bleus 5-3 Saturday night at the Charles V. Keating Centre. The crowd was treated to an entertaining 60 minutes of play, as the teams were tied after the first and second periods.
  • X-Women fall to Axewomen
    November 24, 2018
    The Acadia Axewomen defeated the StFX X-Women by a score of 94-76 on Minor Basketball Night in front of a crowd just under 1000.
  • X-Men defeat Tigers by 4-1 margin
    November 23, 2018
    The StFX X-Men defeated the visiting Dalhousie Tigers 4-1 at the Keating Centre on a snowy Friday evening. The crowd was treated to 60 minutes of fast-paced hockey, featuring a scoring blitz for the X-Men in the second period led by first star and Subway Player of the Game Adam Stevens (Bedford, NS) who scored a hat trick.
  • Four X-Men named U SPORTS football All-Canadians
    November 22, 2018
    X-Men football receiver Kaion Julien-Grant was named a U SPORTS first team All-Canadian at the Vanier Cup banquet. His teammates Jacob Czaja, Jordan Socholotiuk and Jonathan Zamora were all honoured as U SPORTS second team All-Canadians.
  • X-Women dominate in 7-0 win over Huskies
    November 21, 2018
    The hometown StFX X-Women excited fans in a 7-0 shutout win over the Saint Mary’s Huskies Wednesday evening at the Charles V. Keating Centre. The crowd of over 200 were treated to a little bit of everything from the U SPORTS No. 8 ranked team, including even-strength, power play, and shorthanded goals.
  • X-Women shutout Mounties 7-0
    November 18, 2018
    The StFX X-Women skated to a convincing 7-0 shutout victory over the Mount Allison Mounties Sunday afternoon in AUS hockey action at the Charles V. Keating Centre.
  • X-Men drop second game of weekend in 5-3 loss to Panthers
    November 17, 2018
    The UPEI Panthers defeated the StFX X-Men by a 5-3 score on Saturday evening, handed them their second loss of the weekend. 
  • Laval dominates StFX, advances to third straight Vanier Cup
    November 17, 2018
    The Laval Rouge et Or will get the chance to play in the Vanier Cup championship game on home turf next week thanks to a resounding 63-0 Uteck Bowl triumph over the visiting St. Francis Xavier X-Men in the first U SPORTS football national semifinal, Saturday afternoon at TELUS-UL Stadium.
  • Tigers sweep home-and-home series with X-Men
    November 17, 2018
    The Dalhousie Tigers (4-2) defeated the StFX X-Men (2-3) by an 89-70 score Saturday afternoon at the Oland Centre, completing a home-and-home sweep this week, having previously beaten the same X-Men squad Wednesday night in Halifax.
  • Tigers take 77-55 game over X-Women
    November 17, 2018
    The Dalhousie Tigers (2-4) took a 77-55 game over the StFX X-Women (0-5) Saturday afternoon at the Oland Centre.
  • X-Women fall 2-1 to Reds
    November 16, 2018
    For the second time in two weeks, the UNB Reds have knocked off a nationally ranked opponent. The Reds beat U SPORTS No. 6 ranked St FX X-Women 2-1 on Friday evening.
  • X-Men fall to No. 1 Reds
    November 16, 2018
    The U SPORTS No. 1 ranked UNB Reds defeated the No. 10 StFX X-Men by a 5-1 margin Friday night at the Charles V. Keating Centre, following up on another decisive win over the same StFX squad. The Reds won 8-1 last weekend in Fredericton.
  • X-Men hockey adds Canadiens draft pick Jeremiah Addison to line-up
    November 16, 2018
    StFX men’s hockey head coach Brad Peddle is pleased to announce the addition of Jeremiah Addison to the roster, a 2015 Montreal Canadiens draft pick.
  • Uteck and Mitchell Bowls: A head-to-head look
    November 16, 2018
    The stage is set for the U SPORTS football national semifinals on Saturday, when the last four teams still standing will battle for a berth in the 54th Vanier Cup, presented by Promutuel Insurance, on Nov. 24 at TELUS-Université Laval Stadium in Quebec City.
  • Tigers defeat X-Men 90-76
    November 15, 2018
    In their first matchup in the young season, the Dalhousie Tigers hosted the StFX X-Men in basketball action at the Dalplex. A very strong first quarter for the Tigers set the tone for the game, as they came away with the 90-76 win.
  • Tigers defeat X-Women 79-66 in Halfiax
    November 15, 2018
    In mid-week basketball action, the Dalhousie Tigers hosted the StFX X-Women at the Dalplex. A strong defensive second quarter allowed the Tigers to get out to a lead that was good enough to give them a 79-66 win.
  • Socholotiuk, Fedchun & Pike named football athletes of the week
    November 12, 2018
    Running back Jordan Socholotiuk, defensive lineman Alex Fedchun and defensive back Jeremy Pike were named the McDonald's X-Men football athletes of the week for the week of November 10, 2018.
  • Huskies win close 2-1 game over X-Women
    November 11, 2018
    The visiting Saint Mary’s Huskies defeated the StFX X-Women by a narrow 2-1 margin in an intense battle on Sunday afternoon between the top two teams in the conference.
  • X-Men defeat Capers with 93-87 road victory
    November 11, 2018
    The Cape Breton Capers attempted a second-half comeback, but fell short as the StFX X-Men won a 93-87 game Saturday night at Sullivan Fieldhouse.
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