StFX Sports Hall of Fame

StFX Sports Hall of Fame

The St. Francis Xavier University Sports Hall of Fame was founded in 1976 and exists to honour those individuals who have contributed significantly to StFX sports as athletes, teams, or as builders. Those chosen inductees have exemplified the spirit and ideals of Xaverian athletics in their professional and community lives.

The upcoming 2018 inductees into the StFX Sports Hall of Fame include four athletes:  Eugene Belliveau (football), Adele Belliveau (women's basketball), Glenn MacDougall (men's soccer), Randy Nohr (men’s basketball); along with one builder, Jane (Hanley) MacGillivray and one team, the 2006 X-Women rugby team. For more information on the 2018 StFX Sports Hall of Fame inductees, please CLICK HERE.

The 2018 StFX Sports Hall of Fame indiction cermeony is scheduled for Thursday, September 27th at 7:30 pm at the auditorium in the StFX Schwartz School of Business. The event is open to the general public and there is no charge for admission. The induction ceremony will also be live webcasted at www.austv.ca. 


StFX SPORTS HALL OF FAME

GOALS
• To honour outstanding contributions which have enhanced St. Francis Xavier University's image and reputation through sport.
• To preserve, record, and celebrate our rich athletic heritage, traditions, and culture and use it to help pave the way for future success.
• To promote sport, and generate increased interest in a more inclusive Sports Hall of Fame.
• To provide fundraising opportunities for the Department of Athletics at St. Francis Xavier University. 

CRITERIA FOR INDUCTION

Athlete
The athlete's contributions to athletics at St. Francis Xavier University should be the primary criteria for nomination. Secondary factors to be considered include the athlete's achievements in provincial, national, and international competition. Consideration will be given to character, leadership, integrity, and non-athletic service to the University. A minimum ten-year waiting period prior to induction.

Team
The interuniversity performance and contribution of the team should be the primary criteria for nomination. Must have competed with distinction at St. Francis Xavier University. Secondary factors to be considered are non-interuniversity competition and contributions to sport in general. This could include achievements at the national or international level. St. Francis Xavier University's National Championship teams qualify for automatic induction after the minimum wait period. A minimum ten-year waiting period prior to induction.

Builder
This includes members of St. Francis Xavier University, such as coaches, administrators, support staff, and alumni that have made a significant contribution or exhibited outstanding leadership that enhanced the Varsity X-Men or X-Women athletic programs. 

NOMINATION PROCESS
Completed nomination forms may be submitted to the Director of Athletics and Recreation. Deadline for submissions will be May 31st of the induction year. The inductees in each of the three categories will be honored at a dinner held in the fall every other year. Selections will be vetted by St. Francis Xavier University prior to any announcement. Nominations forms are available for download by either a pdf version, available by clicking here or Word document by clicking here. Each elected member will receive a certificate of induction and a keepsake award which may be a sketch or photo. The inductees will appear in the StFX Sports Hall of Fame under their specific category along with a sketch/photo and a short biography. 

INDUCTION COMMITTEE
• Director of Athletics and Recreation - Chair of Committee
• Director of Development
• Alumni Affairs Officer or designate
• Two representatives from StFX Alumni (four year term)
• One representative from the community appointed by StFX President (four year term)

 

 

Class Induction Class Sport
1948-49 X-Men Basketball full bio 1948-49 X-Men Basketball Class: 1949 Induction Class: 2006 Sport: Basketball
1950-51 X-Men Hockey Team full bio 1950-51 X-Men Hockey Team Class: 1950-51 Induction Class: 2014 Sport: hockey
1963 X -Men Football Team full bio 1963 X -Men Football Team Class: 1963 Induction Class: 2012 Sport: Football
1965-66 X-Men Hockey full bio 1965-66 X-Men Hockey Class: 1966 Induction Class: 2006 Sport: Hockey
1966-67 X-Men Football full bio 1966-67 X-Men Football Class: 1967 Induction Class: 2006 Sport: Football
1986 X-Women Soccer full bio 1986 X-Women Soccer Class: 1986 Induction Class: 2010 Sport: Soccer
1992-92 X-Men Basketball full bio 1992-92 X-Men Basketball Class: 1993 Induction Class: 2008 Sport: Basketball
1996 X-Men Football full bio 1996 X-Men Football Class: 1996 Induction Class: 2016 Sport: Football
1999-00 X-Men Basketball Team full bio 1999-00 X-Men Basketball Team Class: 1999-2000 Induction Class: 2014 Sport: basketball
2000-01 X-Men Basketball Team full bio 2000-01 X-Men Basketball Team Class: 2000-01 Induction Class: 2014 Sport: basketball
2004 X-Men Hockey full bio 2004 X-Men Hockey Class: 2004 Induction Class: 2016 Sport: Hockey
Kevin Aver full bio Kevin Aver Class: 1980 Induction Class: 1996 Sport: Football
Dr. Fabian Bates full bio Dr. Fabian Bates Class: 1921 Induction Class: 1980 Sport: Hockey, Rugby
Richard Bella full bio Richard Bella Class: 1993 Induction Class: 2008 Sport: Basketball
Margaret Berthiaume full bio Margaret Berthiaume Class: 1980 Induction Class: 2006 Sport: Basketball, Field Hockey
Lou Bilek full bio Lou Bilek Class:   Induction Class: 2012 Sport: Soccer, Volleyball
Paul Brule full bio Paul Brule Class: 1968 Induction Class: 1988 Sport: Football
Joe "Beef" Cameron full bio Joe "Beef" Cameron Class: 1931 Induction Class: 1976 Sport: Basketball, Boxing, Rugby, Track & Field
Charles Campbell full bio Charles Campbell Class: 1947 Induction Class: 1982 Sport: Hockey, Rugby
Dr. Ajax Campbell full bio Dr. Ajax Campbell Class: 1920 Induction Class: 1976 Sport: Boxing, Hockey, Rugby, Track & Field
Lavinia Carreau (nee Gough) full bio Lavinia Carreau (nee Gough) Class: 2001 Induction Class: 2016 Sport: Cross Country
Ed Carty full bio Ed Carty Class:   Induction Class: 2006 Sport: Builder, Rugby
Mike Cavanagh full bio Mike Cavanagh Class: 2013 Induction Class: 2016 Sport: Rugby
Bernie Chisholm full bio Bernie Chisholm Class: 1973, '74 Induction Class: 2014 Sport: Cross Country, Track & Field
Rev. Dempsey Chisholm full bio Rev. Dempsey Chisholm Class: 1928 Induction Class: 1977 Sport: Rugby, Track & Field
Deanna Corbett-White full bio Deanna Corbett-White Class: 1986 Induction Class: 2016 Sport: Basketball, Field Hockey
Francis "Chebot" Cormier ${bio.get('last_name')} full bio Francis "Chebot" Cormier - Class: 1958 Induction Class: 2006 Sport: Hockey
Paul Davenport full bio Paul Davenport Class: 1960 Induction Class: 1992 Sport: Basketball
Cindy Dean full bio Cindy Dean Class: 1977 Induction Class: 2001 Sport: Basketball, Field Hockey
Tom Delany full bio Tom Delany Class: 1964 Induction Class: 1992 Sport: Football
Don Dempsey full bio Don Dempsey Class: 1985 Induction Class: 2010 Sport: Football
Clement "Chi-Chi" Farenzena full bio Clement "Chi-Chi" Farenzena Class: 1968 Induction Class: 2001 Sport: Hockey
Philip "Skit" Ferguson full bio Philip "Skit" Ferguson Class: 1946 Induction Class: 1979 Sport: Baseball, Hockey
Joe Flaherty full bio Joe Flaherty Class: 1952 Induction Class: 1992 Sport: Basketball, Track & Field
Kathy Fleiger full bio Kathy Fleiger Class: 1973 Induction Class: 2001 Sport: Basketball, Volleyball
Danny Flynn full bio Danny Flynn Class: 1979 Induction Class: 2010 Sport: Builder, Hockey
Kenneth "Kenny" Flynn full bio Kenneth "Kenny" Flynn Class: 1955 Induction Class: 1985 Sport: Football, Hockey
Rev. Bill Fogarty full bio Rev. Bill Fogarty Class: 1929 Induction Class: 1985 Sport: Basketball, Rugby
Helen Folker (Jensen) full bio Helen Folker (Jensen) Class: 1976 Induction Class: 1992 Sport: Basketball, Field Hockey
Ernest "Ernie" Foshay full bio Ernest "Ernie" Foshay Class: 1961 Induction Class: 1983 Sport: Basketball, Football
Joe Franciose full bio Joe Franciose Class: 1964 Induction Class: 1996 Sport: Football
Margaret "Peggy" Gallant full bio Margaret "Peggy" Gallant Class: 1969 Induction Class: 2006 Sport: Builder, Field Hockey, Soccer, Volleyball
Eric Gillis full bio Eric Gillis Class: 2004, 2006 Induction Class: 2016 Sport: Cross Country, Track & Field
Rev. Francis J. Ginivan full bio Rev. Francis J. Ginivan Class: 1944 Induction Class: 1984 Sport: Basketball, Rugby
Danielle Goulet full bio Danielle Goulet Class: 2003 Induction Class: 2012 Sport: Hockey, Rugby, Volleyball
Ernest "Red" Graham full bio Ernest "Red" Graham Class: 1935 Induction Class: 1979 Sport: Boxing, Rugby
Dr. Vince Grant full bio Dr. Vince Grant Class: 1942 Induction Class: 2006 Sport: Hockey, Rugby, Track & Field
Gil Green full bio Gil Green Class: 1980 Induction Class: 2006 Sport: Basketball
John 'Bunny' Griffin full bio John 'Bunny' Griffin Class: 1962 Induction Class: 2017 Sport: Football
John Hatch full bio John Hatch Class: 1984 Induction Class: 1996 Sport: Basketball
Ralph "Woody" Hayes full bio Ralph "Woody" Hayes Class: 1963 Induction Class: 1992 Sport: Football
Ed Hilton full bio Ed Hilton Class: 1959 Induction Class: 1989 Sport: Basketball, Football
Rev. Andy Hogan full bio Rev. Andy Hogan Class: 1945 Induction Class: 1979 Sport: Hockey, Rugby
Phil Hughes full bio Phil Hughes Class: 1965 Induction Class: 2001 Sport: Football
Patrick Jancsy full bio Patrick Jancsy Class: 1985 Induction Class: 2008 Sport: Football
Rev. George Kehoe full bio Rev. George Kehoe Class: 1952 Induction Class: 1983 Sport: Basketball, Hockey, Rugby
William "Bill" Kiely full bio William "Bill" Kiely Class: 1967 Induction Class: 2008 Sport: Builder
Frank Korbut full bio Frank Korbut Class: 1955 Induction Class: 1985 Sport: Basketball
Dr. John "Tink" Kyte full bio Dr. John "Tink" Kyte Class: 1947 Induction Class: 1976 Sport: Basketball, Boxing, Rugby, Track & Field
Peter Leseaux full bio Peter Leseaux Class: 1958 Induction Class: 1984 Sport: Football
Don Loney full bio Don Loney Class:   Induction Class: 1988 Sport: Builder
Marty Lyons full bio Marty Lyons Class: 1971 Induction Class: 2012 Sport: Basketball
Alex MacAdam full bio Alex MacAdam Class: 1945 Induction Class: 1981 Sport: Basketball, Boxing
Theresa MacCuish full bio Theresa MacCuish Class: 1995 Induction Class: 2006 Sport: Basketball
Douglas "Duke" MacDonald full bio Douglas "Duke" MacDonald Class: 1951 Induction Class: 1992 Sport: Hockey
John "Brother" MacDonald full bio John "Brother" MacDonald Class: 1947 Induction Class: 1980 Sport: Baseball, Hockey, Rugby
John Cameron "Dude" MacDonald full bio John Cameron "Dude" MacDonald Class: 1962 Induction Class: 1996 Sport: Basketball, Football
John J. MacDonald full bio John J. MacDonald Class: 1905 Induction Class: 1983 Sport: Rugby, Track & Field
Leanne MacDonald full bio Leanne MacDonald Class: 2001 Induction Class: 2017 Sport: Women's Hockey
Rev. John "Chook" MacDonald full bio Rev. John "Chook" MacDonald Class: 1927 Induction Class: 1982 Sport: Hockey, Rugby
Susan MacDonald (MacEachern) full bio Susan MacDonald (MacEachern) Class: 1988 Induction Class: 2014 Sport: Field Hockey
Gail MacDougall full bio Gail MacDougall Class:   Induction Class: 2017 Sport: Builder
Colin MacGillivray full bio Colin MacGillivray Class: 1948 Induction Class: 1984 Sport: Hockey, Rugby
Duncan "Dunc" MacIntyre full bio Duncan "Dunc" MacIntyre Class: 1949 Induction Class: 1978 Sport: Hockey, Rugby
Allan MacIsaac full bio Allan MacIsaac Class: 1991 Induction Class: 2016 Sport: Hockey
Neil Mackinnon full bio Neil Mackinnon Class: 1979 Induction Class: 2006 Sport: Volleyball
Jack "Lily" MacLellan full bio Jack "Lily" MacLellan Class: 1953 Induction Class: 1980 Sport: Hockey
Mike Macneil full bio Mike Macneil Class: 1935 Induction Class: 1983 Sport: Rugby
Rev. R. G. MacNeil full bio Rev. R. G. MacNeil Class: 1944 Induction Class: 1983 Sport: Basketball, Hockey, Rugby
Russell MacNeil full bio Russell MacNeil Class: 1953 Induction Class: 2001 Sport: Basketball, Rugby
Dr. Hugh MacPherson full bio Dr. Hugh MacPherson Class: 1893 Induction Class: 1978 Sport:  
Peter MacKenzie full bio Peter MacKenzie Class: 1977 Induction Class: 2012 Sport: Hockey
Kenzie MacNeil full bio Kenzie MacNeil Class: 1929 Induction Class: 1978 Sport: Hockey, Rugby
Andrew McConnell full bio Andrew McConnell Class: 1987 Induction Class: 2012 Sport: Football
John "Packy" McFarland full bio John "Packy" McFarland Class: 1956 Induction Class: 1981 Sport: Basketball, Football, Rugby
Bill McIntyre full bio Bill McIntyre Class: 1987 Induction Class: 2014 Sport: Football
Rev. Leo McKenna full bio Rev. Leo McKenna Class: 1920 Induction Class: 1976 Sport: Baseball, Hockey, Rugby
Burns McPherson full bio Burns McPherson Class: 1970 Induction Class: 2010 Sport: Football
George McSweeney full bio George McSweeney Class: 1906 Induction Class: 1979 Sport: Hockey, Rugby
Robert 'Bob' Mincarelli full bio Robert 'Bob' Mincarelli Class: 1974 Induction Class: 2016 Sport: Football
Frasier Mooney full bio Frasier Mooney Class: 1947 Induction Class: 1982 Sport: Basketball, Rugby
Robert "Bob" Moran full bio Robert "Bob" Moran Class: 1960 Induction Class: 1984 Sport: Basketball
Ray Murphy full bio Ray Murphy Class: 1960 Induction Class: 2001 Sport: Hockey, Soccer, Track & Field
Michelle Murray full bio Michelle Murray Class: 2003 Induction Class: 2016 Sport: Cross Country, Soccer
Ray Mury full bio Ray Mury Class: 1942 Induction Class: 1977 Sport: Basketball, Rugby, Track & Field
John Myketyn full bio John Myketyn Class: 1946 Induction Class: 1978 Sport: Baseball, Hockey, Rugby
Rev. Edmund Nash full bio Rev. Edmund Nash Class: 1931 Induction Class: 1981 Sport: Basketball, Rugby, Track & Field
Mihkel "Mickey" Oja full bio Mihkel "Mickey" Oja Class: 1971 Induction Class: 2008 Sport: Hockey
Diane Orsini full bio Diane Orsini Class: 1971 Induction Class: 2010 Sport: Basketball
Rudy Pace full bio Rudy Pace Class: 1951 Induction Class: 1988 Sport: Basketball
Hank Propper full bio Hank Propper Class: 1951 Induction Class: 1980 Sport: Baseball, Basketball, Rugby
David Purcell full bio David Purcell Class: 1988 Induction Class: 2010 Sport: Hockey
Robert "Lugs" Rae full bio Robert "Lugs" Rae Class: 1955 Induction Class: 1984 Sport: Golf, Hockey
Trevor Reddick full bio Trevor Reddick Class: 1994 Induction Class: 2014 Sport: Soccer, Wrestling
William Ritchie full bio William Ritchie Class: 1947 Induction Class: 1982 Sport: Baseball, Basketball, Rugby
Geno Scattolon full bio Geno Scattolon Class: 1951 Induction Class: 1979 Sport: Football, Hockey, Rugby
Francis Shea full bio Francis Shea Class: 1956 Induction Class: 1981 Sport: Basketball, Football
Jim Shea full bio Jim Shea Class: 1967 Induction Class: 2017 Sport: Football
Rev. Frank Smith full bio Rev. Frank Smith Class: 1940 Induction Class: 1982 Sport: Basketball, Rugby
Edmund Swartzach full bio Edmund Swartzach Class: 1956 Induction Class: 1988 Sport: Hockey
Eugene Swartzach full bio Eugene Swartzach Class: 1953 Induction Class: 1988 Sport: Hockey, Rugby, Track & Field
Wayne Synishin full bio Wayne Synishin Class: 1964 Induction Class: 1996 Sport: Hockey
Les Topshee full bio Les Topshee Class: 1938 Induction Class: 1977 Sport: Basketball, Hockey, Rugby, Track & Field
Gerald "Tarp" Walsh full bio Gerald "Tarp" Walsh Class: 1943 Induction Class: 1976 Sport: Boxing, Hockey, Rugby,
Lome Whalen full bio Lome Whalen Class: 1948 Induction Class: 1977 Sport: Baseball, Basketball, Rugby, Track & Field
Patricia White (MacDougall) full bio Patricia White (MacDougall) Class: 1997 Induction Class: 2014 Sport: Soccer
Derek Wood full bio Derek Wood Class:   Induction Class: 2006 Sport: Builder, Rugby