Athletics News

  • X-Women to host AUS rugby final on Oct. 26th
    October 15, 2019
    The StFX X-Women will host the AUS rugby championship final game on Saturday, October 26th at 2:00 pm.
  • Fagnan, Fedchun & Burnham receive football athlete of the week honours
    October 14, 2019
    Receiver Isaac Fagnan, defensive lineman Alex Fedchun and kicker/punter Keiran Burnham were named the McDonald's X-Men football athletes of the week for the week ending October 13, 2019.
  • Axemen grab 5-4 OT win over X-Men
    October 12, 2019
    The Acadia Axemen grabbed a 5-4 overtime win over the U SPORTS No. 3 ranked StFX X-Men Saturday night in AUS hockey action.
  • X-Women blank Aigles Bleues 2-0 for second win of the weekend
    October 12, 2019
    The StFX X-Women (4-0-0) scored twice to blank the Université de Moncton Aigles Bleues (1-3-0) on Saturday evening at the J.-Louis-Lévesque Arena in an Atlantic University Sport hockey action.
  • X-Men wrap up Calgary Cup with loss to Cougars
    October 13, 2019
    The StFX X-Men wrapped up their third game of the Calgary Cup pre-season invitational tournament with a 102-93 loss to the Mount Royal Cougars Saturday afternoon. The finish the weekend with a 1-2 record.
  • X-Men finish an impressive third in interlock meet in Montreal
    October 12, 2019
    At the interlock meet in Montreal hosted by UQAM on Saturday afternoon the StFX X-Women placed seventh overall amongst 14 teams, and the StFX X-Men came in third spot overall amidst 15 squads.
  • StFX runners compete in Charlottetown
    October 13, 2019
    StFX runners competed on a wet day in PEI on Saturday afternoon at the UPEI Invitational.
  • Dinos earn emotional win over X-Men
    October 12, 2019
    Led by a monster performance from Brett Layton and an inspired effort by Jackson Bayles, the University of Calgary Dinos picked up an emotional 99-90 win over the St. Francis Xavier X-Men Friday night in the Jack Simpson Gym at the 2019 Calgary Cup.
  • Axemen clinch first place with win over X-Men
    October 11, 2019
    The U SPORTS No. 8 Acadia Axemen improved to 6-0 on the season, clinching first place in the AUS standings with a 44-25 win over the visiting StFX X-Men.
  • X-Women shutout Tommies in Fredericton
    October 11, 2019
    The St. Thomas University Tommies fell 2-0 to the St. Francis Xavier X-Women Friday night at the Grant Harvey Centre in a rematch of last year’s Atlantic University Sport Championship.
  • X-Women drop close game to Golden Hawks
    October 11, 2019
    The StFX X-Women dropped a close 61-52 game to the Wilfrid Laurier Golden Hawks Friday afternoon in pre-season action in Ontario.
  • X-Men start off Calgary Cup on winning note
    October 11, 2019
    The StFX X-Men started off the Calgary Cup pre-season exhibition tournament on a winning note, defeating the UBC Thunderbirds by a 90-83 score.
  • Varsity Blues take exhibition win over X-Women
    October 11, 2019
    The University of Toronto Varsity Blues recorded their second exhibition win of the season, beating the StFX X-Women 65-52 on Thursday, October 10 at Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport.
  • Aigles Bleus fall 3-1 to X-Men
    October 11, 2019
    The StFX X-Men earned a 3-1 victory over the Université de Moncton Aigles Bleus Thursday evening in Atlantic University Sport soccer action at Stade Croix Bleue Medavie Stadium.
  • X-Women blank Aigles Bleues 2-0
    October 11, 2019
    The St. Francis Xavier X-Women came out on top of the Université de Moncton Aigles Bleues by a 2-0 score Thursday evening in Atlantic University Sport soccer action at Stade Croix Bleue Medavie Stadium.
  • X-Men Basketball season preview
    October 10, 2019
    Previewing the 2019-20 StFX X-Men basketball team in advance of their participation in the Calgary Invitational tournament October 10-12.
  • X-Women win first game of Ontario exhibition trip
    October 09, 2019
    The StFX X-Women defeated the Ontario Tech Ridgebacks 75-64 Wednesday night in pre-season exhibition action.
  • StFX beats SMU in season-finale
    October 09, 2019
    The visiting StFX X-Women defeated the home side SMU Huskies 49-0 on Wednesday night in Atlantic University Sport women’s rugby action from Huskies Stadium.
  • X-Men hockey scheduling change
    October 09, 2019
    Please note that the Saint Mary's at StFX men's hockey game originally scheduled for Friday, October 11th at 7:00 pm at the StFX Keating Centre has been rescheduled to Wednesday, October 30th at 7:00 pm.
  • Fagnan, Whyte & Turnsek named football athletes of the week
    October 07, 2019
    Receiver Isaac Fagnan, linebacker Gordon Whyte and defensive back Jay Turnsek were named the McDonald's X-Men football athletes of the week for the week of October 6, 2019.
  • X-Men secure 5-0 win over Mounties
    October 06, 2019
    The U SPORTS No. 8 ranked StFX X-Men secured a 5-0 win over the Mount Allison Mounties on a crisp autumn afternoon to cap a successful Homecoming weekend at StFX Stadium.
  • X-Women shutout Mounties 5-0
    October 06, 2019
    On a beautiful Sunday afternoon the StFX X-Women defeated the Mount Allison Mounties by a score of 5-0 on Homecoming weekend.
  • X-Women skate to 4-1 victory over Tigers
    October 06, 2019
    The StFX X-Women defeated the Dalhousie Tigers 4-1 in AUS action Sunday afternoon at the Antigonish Arena. Third year forward Emerson Elliott (Aurora, ON) scored the game winner late in the third period to give the X-Women the victory.
  • X-Men handle Aigles Bleus 6-1
    October 05, 2019
    The U SPORTS No. 3 ranked StFX X-Men defeated the Université de Moncton Aigles Bleus 6-1 Saturday night in AUS action at the Antigonish Arena on StFX Homecoming weekend.
  • X-Women delight Homecoming crowd with 57-12 victory over Axewomen
    October 05, 2019
    The U SPORTS No. 2 ranked StFX X-Women remain undefeated on the AUS season after playing to a 57-2 victory over the No. 8 ranked Acadia Axewomen Saturday afternoon in front of an enthusiastic Homecoming crowd of over 1700 fans.
  • StFX sweeps team and individual results at Acadia Invitational
    October 05, 2019
    The StFX X-Women and X-Men swept both men’s and women’s team results and individual results in the Atlantic University Sports’ second cross country meet of the season.
  • Gaiters dampen spirits of StFX Homecoming crowd with 17-11 win over X-Men
    October 04, 2019
    The Bishop’s Gaiters improved to 3-3 on the season, defeating the StFX X-Men 17-11 in Homecoming action on a cold, rainy Friday night at StFX Stadium.
  • X-Women open AUS season on winning note
    October 04, 2019
    The StFX X-Women opened the AUS regular season with a victory, shutting out the Mount Allison Mounties 4-0 on Friday night.
  • Hoop X-Men fall in exhibition play to Gaiters
    October 05, 2019
    The X-Men basketball team took to the court for their first pre-season exhibition game Friday night at Dr. J. H. Gillis high school and played a close 88-81 game against the Bishop’s gaiters, coming out on the losing end.
  • StFX Athletics inducts Hall of Fame class of 2019
    October 04, 2019
    StFX Athletics was pleased to induct the 23rd class into the StFX Sports Hall of Fame Thursday evening to kick off Homecoming weekend. Included in the 2019 class were three athletes:  Andrew Culligan (hockey), Dave Liem (soccer) and Dr. Beth McCharles (soccer, hockey), along with two builders:  Dr. Cecil MacLean and Dr. David Cudmore.
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