2017-18 StFX X-Women Hockey - News

  • X-Women take over first place with win over Huskies
    November 17, 2017
    In a battle of the top two teams in AUS women’s hockey, it was the StFX X-Women who came out on top with a 3-1 victory over the Saint Mary’s Huskies Saturday night at SMU Alumni Arena.
  • X-Women hockey adds three Alberta athletes to 2018-19 line-up
    November 14, 2017
    X-Women hockey head coach Ben Berthiaume is pleased to announce the commitment of three new athletes for the 2018-19 season. All three are from the province of Alberta and include defence Emma Thomas and Hannah MacDonald, along with forward Tyra Meropoulis.
  • X-Women defeat Mounties in overtime
    November 11, 2017
    The StFX X-Women needed overtime to defeat the Mount Allison Mounties 2-1 Friday night at the Tantramar Community Centre. X-Women forward Daley Oddy netted the game winner 37 seconds into the extra frame for the win.
  • X-Women fall to Tigers in overtime
    November 11, 2017
    The U SPORTS fifth seeded StFX X-Women fell to the visiting Dalhousie Tigers 4-3 in overtime Saturday evening at the Keating Centre.
  • X-Men hockey No. 4 and X-Women hockey No. 5 in national rankings
    November 07, 2017
    The X-Men hockey team dropped one spot to the No.4 position in the latest U SPORTS national rankings, while the X-Women hockey team holds their No. 5 ranking.
  • X-Women top Panthers in overtime
    November 05, 2017
    The StFX X-Women topped the UPEI Panthers 3-2 in overtime Sunday afternoon at the Keating Centre.
  • Aigles Bleues earn 2-1 win over X-Women
    November 03, 2017
    A goal by Katryne Villeneuve at 14:23 of the second period proved to be the game winner in leading the Université de Moncton Aigles Bleues to a 2-1 win over the StFX X-Women Friday evening in AUS women’s hockey action at the J.-Louis-Lévesque Arena.
  • X-Men hockey and soccer, X-Women hockey ranked in U SPORTS Top Ten
    October 31, 2017
    The X-Men hockey team holds onto their No. 3 ranking, X-Men soccer comes in ranked No. 7 again and X-Women hockey moves up one spot to No. 5 in the latest Top Ten rankings.
  • X-Women defeat Huskies in overtime in clash of top AUS teams
    October 29, 2017
    In a clash of nationally ranked teams, the No. 6 StFX X-Women defeated the No. 3 Saint Mary’s Huskies 2-1 in a tight overtime encounter on Saturday evening at the Charles V. Keating Centre. 
  • X-Women suffer overtime loss to Tigers
    October 27, 2017
    Danika Phillips scored three minutes into overtime to give the Tigers a 3-2 win over the visiting StFX X-Women Friday night at the Halifax Forum.
  • StFX hockey teams move up in U SPORTS Top 10, X-Women rugby and X-Men soccer retain spots
    October 24, 2017
    The X-Men and X-Women hockey teams each moved up one position in the U SPORTS national top ten rankings, while the X-Women rugby team and X-Men soccer team retained their spots.
  • Undefeated X-Women dominant in 6-2 win over UPEI
    October 22, 2017
    A balanced attack from the second period on was more than enough for the StFX X-Women in a 6-2 route of the UPEI Panthers Saturday night.
  • X-Women blank Tommies 4-0
    October 20, 2017
    The StFX X-Women blanked the St. Thomas Tommies 4-0 in AUS women’s hockey action Friday night at the Grant-Harvey Centre.  
  • StFX with 4 teams in U SPORTS Top 10 for second straight week
    October 17, 2017
    For the second straight week, StFX Athletics has four teams ranked in the U SPORTS Top Ten rankings: X-Women rugby No. 1, X-Men hockey No. 4, X-Women hockey No. 7 and X-Men soccer No. 7.
  • X-Women top Mounties 3-2 with late 3rd period goal
    October 14, 2017
    The StFX X-Women skated to a narrow 3-2 victory over the visiting Mount Allison Mounties Saturday afternoon at the Charles V. Keating Centre.  
  • X-Women skate to 5-2 win over Tommies in home-opener
    October 13, 2017
    The U SPORTS No. 7 ranked StFX X-Women surpassed the visiting St. Thomas University Tommies 5-2 Friday evening in the AUS season-opening game for both teams at the Charles V. Keating Centre.
  • StFX Athletics with 4 teams in latest U SPORTS Top Ten rankings
    October 10, 2017
    StFX Athletics has four teams ranked in the most recent U SPORTS Top Ten release: X-Women rugby (1), X-Men hockey (4), X-Women hockey (7) and X-Men soccer (8).
  • X-Women 2-1 on Ontario exhibition trip
    September 30, 2017
    The X-Women hockey team completed a three-game exhibition trip to Ontario with a 2-1 record. They earned wins over Guelph (4-3) and Toronto (5-4) and dropped a 1-0 decision to Waterloo.
  • Newest inductees enter StFX Sports Hall of Fame
    September 29, 2017
    StFX Athletics was pleased to induct its 21st class into the StFX Sports Hall of Fame Thursday evening at the Schwartz auditorium. Joining the Hall as the 2017 inductees were three athletes:  John ‘Bunny’ Griffin (football), James ‘Jim’ Shea (football), Leanne MacDonald (women’s hockey) and one builder, journalist Gail MacDougall.
  • Huskies skate to 3-2 OT exhibition win over X-Women
    September 23, 2017
    The Saint Mary’s Huskies skated to a 3-2 win in overtime over the StFX X-Women Saturday afternoon at the Keating Centre auxiliary arena. The victory avenged a 2-0 X-Women shutout in Halifax the evening before.
  • X-Women shut-out SMU in first pre-season game
    September 22, 2017
    The StFX X-Women X-Women hit the ice for the first time in pre-season exhibition action and skated to a 2-0 shutout victory over the Saint Mary’s Huskies Friday night at Alumni Arena.
  • Getting to Know...Lydia Schurman
    August 17, 2017
    X-Women hockey forward Lydia Schurman is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Lydia is a second year Science student from Summerside, P.E.I.
  • Getting to Know...Emma Winters
    August 02, 2017
    X-Women hockey defense Emma Winters is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Emma is a fourth year Human Kinetics student from Lower Sackville, N.S.
  • Bujold and Donovan to attend Hockey Canada's Summer Showcase
    August 01, 2017
    Twenty-one of the best U SPORTS women’s hockey players have been invited to attend Hockey Canada’s Summer Showcase in Calgary, Aug. 5-13.
  • Synishin steps down as X-Women hockey head coach
    June 27, 2017
    David Synishin is stepping down from his head coaching position with the StFX X-Women hockey program. After 14 years of guiding the program, he plans to switch his career focus and spend more time with family.
  • Ben Berthiaume to lead X-Women hockey program
    June 27, 2017
    StFX Director of Athletics & Recreation Leo MacPherson is pleased to welcome Ben Berthiaume as the new head coach of the X-Women hockey program. Berthiaume takes over from David Synishin who recently stepped down from the head coaching role.
  • Getting to Know...Nicole Halladay
    June 26, 2017
    X-Women hockey defense Nicole Halladay is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Nicole is a fourth year Human Kinetics student from Smith Falls, Ont.