Post Tagged with: "Saint Francis Xavier X-Men"

X-Men coaches ‘young and full of energy’

X-Men coaches ‘young and full of energy’

April 30, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

StFX adds one provincial commit and two out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. Eric Neill, a defensive back from the Nepean Eagles (NCAFA), is ready to learn all he can from the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. William Chapman, an offensive lineman from Charles P. Allen High School, and Carter Fleming,Read More

X-Men reputation attracts 3

X-Men reputation attracts 3

April 29, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

X-Men add one provincial commit and two out-of-province commits to their team. Chris Jenkins, a linebacker from Garth Webb Secondary School, is excited to be apart of the longstanding history that is Saint Francis Xavier X-Men football. Keegan McMullin, a lineman from Fredericton High school, and Cole Cooper, a linebackerRead More

StFX commit followed instinct

StFX commit followed instinct

April 27, 2019 at 6:05 amby 0 comments

X-Men add an out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Sometimes, you have to go with your gut feeling. For Chase Bowden, a running back from Stamford Collegiate, committing to StFX was one of those times. “I chose to commit to StFX because of this instinctual feeling that came over meRead More

Courtesy of Aidan Mercer.

StFX commit ready for family tradition

April 5, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

StFX adds a provincial commit to their 2019 class. Aidan Mercer, a fullback from Citadel High School, won’t be the first member of his family to call himself an X-Man. “I have a lot of family that are alumni of the university,” Mercer said. “They were (also) the first schoolRead More

X-Men coaches ‘really know their football’

X-Men coaches ‘really know their football’

March 31, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

The X-Men add one provincial commit and two out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. Whatever their reasons where for committing, defensive backs Branden Thompson from Citadel High School and Kyle Barnes from Immaculata High School feel right at home with the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. Aidan Licoppe, a linebacker fromRead More

X-Men team built around ‘cohesive guys’

X-Men team built around ‘cohesive guys’

March 30, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

X-Men welcome three out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. Offensive lineman Liam Simmonds from the Cowichan Bulldogs and receiver Spencer Riley from Frontenac Secondary School may be from opposite ends of the country, but they’re set to join the brotherhood of the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men together. Defensive lineman SageRead More

X-Men ‘have some of the best coaches’

X-Men ‘have some of the best coaches’

March 18, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

X-Men add two out-of-province commits and one international commit to their 2019 class. Offensive lineman James Hillaby from St. Francis High School is ready to get in the trenches with the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. Receivers Mike Finn from Holy Trinity Catholic School and Matt Conley from Cape Elizabeth HighRead More

StFX offers ‘a great student and football experience’

StFX offers ‘a great student and football experience’

March 17, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

The X-Men add one provincial commit and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Running backs Otito Nwaogu from Regina Mundi Catholic College and CFC100 Jayden Simmonds from Football North St. Joes will be heading out east after signing with the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. Otito Nwaogu Moving out ofRead More

X-Men experienced coaches attract 3

X-Men experienced coaches attract 3

March 9, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

X-Men add two provincial commits and one out-of-province commit to their 2019 class. Whether their reasons for committing, Richard Miller, a defensive back from Citadel High School, Mitchell Tufts, a quarterback from Auburn Drive High School and Hunter Campbell, a running back from Hammarskjold High School, are committed to toRead More

X-Men invade Ontario, adds 3

X-Men invade Ontario, adds 3

March 1, 2019 at 6:00 amby 0 comments

X-Men adds three out-of-province commits to their 2019 class. Having had their fill of Ontario football, Jay Turnsek, a linebacker from West Ferris Secondary School, and defensive linemen Hunter Mousseau from Saint Mary’s College and Evan McGillis from Nelson High School will get a taste of the AUS after committingRead More

StFX brotherhood, tradition attracts 3

StFX brotherhood, tradition attracts 3

June 11, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

X-Men add one international commit and two out-of-province commits to their 2018 class. William Fay, a kicker from Catholic Memorial High School, will be taking his talents north of the border after signing with the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. CFC100 defensive lineman Alex Fedchun from Ernest Manning High School andRead More

StFX tradition, future excited commits

StFX tradition, future excited commits

May 28, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

StFX adds two Alberta commits to their 2018 class. There is no doubt that receiver Matt Kariath from William Aberhart High School and defensive back Liam Wilde from Ernest Manning High School have met at least once on the field in the summer, but now the pair will get toRead More

StFX commits believe in coaching staff

StFX commits believe in coaching staff

May 25, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

StFX adds three out-of-province commits to their 2018 class. There are many different reasons why a commit signs with a school, and while linebacker Zach Papineau from Royal Imperial Collegiate of Canada and receivers Cameron Hoekstra from St. Joan of Arc Catholic High School and Benoit Cormier from École L’OdysséeRead More

Teammates for life, pair joins StFX

Teammates for life, pair joins StFX

March 26, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

StFX adds three RICC commits to their 2018 class. Linebackers Zalman Scherer and Jaime Sebastian, and defensive back Calen Fennell from Royal Imperial College of Canada, have dreamed about playing university football, and what better way to make that dream a reality than as teammates on the St. Francis XavierRead More

StFX commits like the “small town” atmosphere

StFX commits like the “small town” atmosphere

March 20, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

StFX adds three Ontario commits and one Nova Scotia commit to their 2018 class. They are already familiar with the history of the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men football team, but now linebacker Tristan Bell from Brockville Collegiate Institute, receiver Isaac Belsito from Superior Heights CVS, defensive back Kayden Peters fromRead More

StFX X-Men culture, prestige attracts three

StFX X-Men culture, prestige attracts three

March 17, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

StFX welcomes one provincial and two out-of-province commits to their 2018 class. Offensive lineman Dylan Provost from Holland College, defensive back Bentley Thomas from G.W. Graham Secondary School and receiver Nick Clarke from Central Kings Rural High School have big dreams both on and off the field, and they areRead More

Courtesy of Noah Townend.

Commit persevered through injury, joins StFX

March 14, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

On two separate occasions, Noah Townend, a receiver from Catholic Central High School, was told that his career was finished, but that didn’t stop him from working hard and receiving an offer from the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. “…I broke my arm so bad the doctor said it would neverRead More

StFX has rich tradition

StFX has rich tradition

March 4, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

StFX adds two provincial commits and one out-of-province commit to their Class of 2018. Defensive lineman Dyton Blackett from North Kings Education Centre, offensive lineman Jaden Lawrence from Auburn Drive High School and linebacker Jack Beach from Bishop Carroll High School are the next group of recruits looking to etchRead More

By Joe Chrvala.

St.FX commit reuniting with brother

February 6, 2018 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

St.FX adds a Nova Scotia commit to their Class of 2018. Jonathan Spilman, a receiver from Charles P. Allen High School, will be reuniting with a special, former teammate of his when he joins the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. “My brother plays running back at StFX, and getting to playRead More

StFX hospitality attracts two to the team

StFX hospitality attracts two to the team

February 3, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

StFX bring in provincial commit and an out-of-province commit to their Class of 2018. It didn’t take long for linebacker Josh Felix from Lockview High School and offensive lineman Matthew Cronin from St. Andrew’s College to feel right at home with the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. Josh Felix A memberRead More

Courtesy of Joe Trudeau.

St.FX commitment to family draws in commit

January 25, 2018 at 5:55 amby 0 comments

Joe Trudeau, a defensive back from Superior Heights Collegiate and Vocational School, knows one thing is certain, when he joins the St. Francis Xavier X-Men, he will never be alone. “I chose to commit because they preach how the team is like a family above everything else,” he said. “TheRead More

DT Ronnie Thiessen “plugs gaps like a rabid junkyard dog”

DT Ronnie Thiessen “plugs gaps like a rabid junkyard dog”

May 24, 2017 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

At 18, defensive tackle, Ronnie Thiessen, has played football for half of his life. He was first coached his 3-pt stance at nine years old in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Thiessen started with the Kinsmen youth football league then spent his junior and freshman year with the Aden Bowman Collegiate Bears. During hisRead More

StFX X-Men pull out all the stops to get recent commits

StFX X-Men pull out all the stops to get recent commits

April 2, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

The X-Men welcome an out-of-province CJFLer and local high schooler to their team. The Saint Francis Xavier X-Men knew what they wanted and did all that they could to get it. That’s how they got Isaac Fagnan, a receiver from Bonnyville Centralized High School and Dashawn Smith, an offensive linemanRead More