X-Women hockey forward Daley Oddy was named the StFX Female Student-Athlete of the Year, while X-Men soccer striker Daniel Hayfield and X-Men cross country/track & field distance runner Angus Rawling were co-awarded StFX Male Student-Athlete of the Year honors at the awards gala celebrated Wednesday evening.
Atlantic University Sport released the 2018 fall sports schedules today, including women’s rugby, men’s and women’s soccer as well as men’s and women’s cross country. Hosts for the 2018 fall championships were also confirmed.
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.