StFX Athletics is pleased to profile our newest Danny Gallivan Memorial Scholarship recipients. Amy Graham from Nepean, Ont. plays defense with the X-Women hockey team, while Nic Dussault from Ottawa, Ont. is a forward with the X-Men soccer team.
StFX striker Dan Hayfield was honoured with the Joe Johnson Memorial Trophy as U SPORTS men’s soccer Player of the Year Wednesday night, as the national award winners were celebrated at the annual All-Canadian gala.
X-Men midfielder Dan Hayfield was honored as the 2017 AUS most valuable player. He, along with teammates Blake Fenton, Thomas Pieroway, Josh Read and Natneal Tecle were all named as AUS first team all-stars.
On seniors’ day at StFX, the StFX X-Men and Dalhousie Tigers played out an enthralling encounter with only one goal able to separate the sides, a Dan Hayfield (Exeter, UK) goal from the penalty spot in the 88th minute.
As darkness descended at Oland Stadium and the bright lights switched on, it was a fitting setting for the numerous all-star performers to put on a fantastic show for fans in attendance. The game ended honours even at one goal apiece between Acadia and StFX.
The StFX X-Men took to the pitch on home turf at Oland Stadium in exhibition action Friday evening. The UQTR Patriotes out of the RSEQ conference provided the opposition as the teams played to a 1-1 draw.