X-Women Rugby forward Alex Hamilton is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Alex is a fourth year Nursing student from Eastern Passage, N.S.
X-Men Basketball guard Thomas LeGallais is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Thomas is a third year Arts student (fourth year eligibility) from Cornwall, Ont.
X-Women Cross Country/Track & Field runner Jane Hergett is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Jane is a third year Nursing student from Port Williams, N.S.
StFX X-Women Soccer head coach Graham Kennedy is excited to announce the 2019 recruiting class, the largest incoming class in X-Women soccer history. In total, twelve scouted players, two transfers, and two walk-on trialists will be attending training camp in August.
The Canadian Football League (CFL) announced the U SPORTS quarterbacks that will participate in the Canadian Quarterback Internship Program at CFL training camps in advance of the 2019 season. StFX's Bailey Wasdal will be attending the Ottawa RedBlacks training camp.
X-Men kicker/punter Kieran Burnham and offensive lineman Jonathan Zamora have been selected to compete for the East team in the U SPORTS East-West Bowl in Ottawa on May 11th. The game features U SPORTS athlete heading into their final season of eligibility and serves as a key scouting game for future CFL prospects. Both Burnham and Zamora were AUS all-stars on the conference champion X-Men squad this past season.
StFX X-Men hockey goaltender Chase Marchand has signed a professional contract for the 2019-20 season with the American Hockey League’s Rockford IceHogs. Based out of Rockford, Illinois, they are the affiliate team to the Chicago Blackhawks.
The StFX Athletic Department honored the athletic accomplishments of their varsity athletes Thursday evening at their annual awards gala at the Charles V. Keating Centre. X-Women rugby prop Joanna Alphonso was named the StFX Female Student-Athlete of the Year, while X-Men football receiver Kaion Julien-Grant received StFX Male Student-Athlete of the Year honors. The StFX Female Community X-Cellence award was presented to Kelsey Ellis from the X-Women soccer team, while Riley Jennings from X-Men track & field was the winner of the StFX Male Community X-Cellence award.
StFX X-Men hockey goaltender Chase Marchand has signed a professional contract with the Indy Fuel of the East Coast Hockey League (ECHL). The Fuel play out of the Central Division in the ECHL’s Western Conference and are based in Indianapolis, Indiana. They are the affiliate team to the Chicago Blackhawks and AHL’s Rockford IceHogs.
Atlantic University Sport released the 2019 fall sports schedules today, including women’s rugby, men’s football, men’s and women’s soccer as well as men’s and women’s cross country. Hosts for the 2019 fall championships were also confirmed.
The sixth seeded StFX X-Men defeated the third seeded Queens Gael 5-3 in U SPORTS quarterfinal action Saturday night at the Enmax Centre. The X-Men overcame a 3-0 first period deficit to score five unanswered goals in the victory.