2017 StFX X-Women Rugby - News

  • X-Women rugby earn another big win
    September 15, 2017
    The defending national champion X-Women rugby team earned their second consecutive lopsided victory in AUS competition this season, this time a 90-0 win over the UPEI Panthers. 
  • X-Women rugby ranked No. 1 in nation, X-Men soccer ranked 10th
    September 12, 2017
    The StFX X-Women open the 2017 campaign as the top-ranked women’s rugby team in the nation, while the X-Men soccer team are ranked No. 10 in their respective top ten.
  • Defending national champs open season with a bang
    September 08, 2017
    The defending national champion X-Women rugby team opened the 2017 varsity season with a bang as they defeated the Saint Mary’s Huskies 105-0 Friday night at StFX Oland Stadium.
  • Rugby in the Land of the Long White Cloud
    September 06, 2017
    As StFX students return to campus and renew acquaintances, few will have better ‘how I spent my summer vacation’ stories than X-Women rugby players Alison Blanchard, a 4th year scrum-half from Hering Cove, Nova Scotia; and Merrit Blair, a 4th year wing from Ottawa, Ontario.  This past summer Alison and Merrit lived every rugby player’s dream:  playing rugby in New Zealand.    
  • X-Women rugby earn lopsided wins at Truro tournament
    September 02, 2017
    The defending U SPORTS national champion X-Women rugby team took to the field Saturday in pre-season exhibition action in Truro at the AUS Invitational tournament.
  • Getting to Know...Carolyn Williams
    August 02, 2017
    X-Women rugby lock Carolyn Williams is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Carolyn is a third year Nursing student from Orleans, Ont.
  • Getting to Know...Sam Lake
    July 19, 2017
    X-Women rugby prop Sam Lake is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Sam is a third year Human Kinetics student from Windsor, NS.
  • Getting to Know...June Beals
    June 27, 2017
    X-Women rugby winger June Beals is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. June is a third year Arts student from North Preston, N.S.