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DYK: Humboldt tragedy stretches beyond hockey, plus…

DYK: Humboldt tragedy stretches beyond hockey, plus…

April 13, 2018 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition A Humboldt bus crash victim impacted football community McMaster awards high school coaching award New association joins Alberta football landscape ThreeRead More

DYK: Former CFC100 awaits draft day, plus….

DYK: Former CFC100 awaits draft day, plus….

April 6, 2018 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Former CFC100 ranked #1 by CFL Scouting Bureau Midland teammates soon to become opponents Prairie Football League launches as first co-edRead More

U Sports Rankings 2017 (9-12): Spoiler alert in effect for the programs who are teetering on the edge of glory

U Sports Rankings 2017 (9-12): Spoiler alert in effect for the programs who are teetering on the edge of glory

August 10, 2017 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Now that we’ve completed our rundown on the depth charts, our focus shifts to doing in-depth team previews for every program across the country. The rankings are a collaboration of thoughts by the CFC staff based off last year’s results, projection of current players, as well as the class ofRead More

DID YOU KNOW (24): Hardcourt to the gridiron, proving doubters wrong, hard work pays off, former X-Men signs with German club

DID YOU KNOW (24): Hardcourt to the gridiron, proving doubters wrong, hard work pays off, former X-Men signs with German club

February 26, 2017 at 6:30 amby 0 comments

DID YOU KNOW is a weekly instalment that brings you some of the most fascinating stories in Canadian football across the country at all levels. In this week’s edition: Muamba’s journey to the CFL Cook stands small, but plays big Perseverance in the classroom leads to U Sports scholarship FormerRead More

Courtesy of Alexis Verville.

Vulkin DB commits to St. FX

February 14, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

X-Men welcome an out-of-province commit to their Class of 2017. Alexis Verville, a defensive back from Cégep de Victoriaville, sees something with the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men that has peaked his interest. Opportunity is the word of the day for Verville, shedding light onto why he chose to move outRead More

SAB Bulldog now an X-Men

SAB Bulldog now an X-Men

January 29, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

St.FX brings in an out-of-province commit. Liam McConville, a defensive lineman from St. Andre Bessette Secondary School, will be leaving the familiarly of southern Ontario and will exchange it with the ways of the east coast after signing with the St. Francis Xavier X-Men. McConville is originally from London, Ontario.Read More

StFX looking for assistant football coach – OC

StFX looking for assistant football coach – OC

January 11, 2017 at 5:31 amby 0 comments

Assistant Football Coach – Offensive Coordinator St. Francis Xavier University, one of Canada’s leading universities and most prominent athletics program, is seeking an Assistant Football Coach – Offensive Coordinator to join our Athletics & Recreation team. Reporting to the Head Coach X-Men Football and the Director, Athletics & Recreation, theRead More

Courtesy of Ethan Mastin.

Chilliwack BC player now part of St. FX X-Men

January 4, 2017 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

St. FX brings in a commit from the west coast. It’s a 55-hour, 6,154km drive from Chilliwack, BC to St. Francis Xavier University. But, it’s more likely that Ethan Mastin, a safety from G.W. Graham High School, will be flying to his new school after signing with the X-Men. So,Read More

Jalen Burley (left) and his teammate. By Danielle Da Silva.

CFC100 going out east, joins St. FX

December 21, 2016 at 5:50 amby 0 comments

St. FX brings in second commit to their 2017 class. #CFC100 Jalen Burley, a defensive end from Vincent Massey Collegiate, will be travelling from a metropolitan, prairie city to a small, costal community after committing to the St. Francis Xavier X-Men. The 6’2, 230lbs football player will be leaving Canada’sRead More

2016 CIS team preview: StFX X-Men

2016 CIS team preview: StFX X-Men

September 4, 2016 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

X-Men out to defend AUS title The StFX X-Men are preparing to defend their Atlantic University Sport (AUS) football crown. “I think we are excited about the upcoming season. As defending champions, I think our kids gained a lot of experience playing those last couple of weeks, and some confidenceRead More

St.FX lands Ontario pivot (VIDEO)

St.FX lands Ontario pivot (VIDEO)

May 16, 2015 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Kingston quarterback joins AUS team’s 2015 class. Dylan Fisher will be commencing his CIS career in Nova Scotia. The 5’10, 175 pound quarterback from Kingston, Ontario committed to St.FX X-Men. Fisher will join the team for the 2015 AUS season. “I chose StFX because they have a great program withRead More

X-Men extend Ottawa, International recruiting tradition (VIDEO)

X-Men extend Ottawa, International recruiting tradition (VIDEO)

April 9, 2015 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Ottawa, England recruits join AUS team’s 2015 class. Two former teammates will reunite once again. However, it will be on the East Coast. St.FX X-Men recently announced that both Mike Miller and Kadel King have joined their football program. They will join the team for the 2015 AUS season. Miller,Read More

Alberta recruit envisions X-Men ‘becoming a top contender’

Alberta recruit envisions X-Men ‘becoming a top contender’

March 30, 2015 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Camrose kicker/punter joins AUS team. St.FX X-Men have announced the addition of Jonathan Heidebrecht to their football program. The 5’10, 160 pound kicker/punter from Camrose, Alberta will join the team for the 2015 AUS season. “We are thrilled about Jonathan joining the family here at X,” commented X-Men Head CoachRead More

X-Men sign recruits from three provinces

X-Men sign recruits from three provinces

December 5, 2014 at 6:15 amby 0 comments

Recruits from Ontario, New Brunswick and Alberta join AUS team’s 2015 class. The St. Francis Xavier (St.FX) X-Men have announced that three recruits have committed to the football program. John Comeau, Griffin Seeley and Gordon Whyte will all join the X-Men for the 2015 AUS season. “Our entire staff andRead More

RECAP: Mounties defeat St.FX to claim back-to-back Loney Bowl titles [stats]

RECAP: Mounties defeat St.FX to claim back-to-back Loney Bowl titles [stats]

November 8, 2014 at 7:17 pmby 0 comments

SACKVILLE –  The CIS No. 6-ranked Mount Allison Mounties defeated the StFX X-Men 29-7 Saturday afternoon in front of 2,922 fans at MacAulay Field to claim their second consecutive Subway AUS Loney Bowl title.  The victory marks the sixth Atlantic conference championship banner for the Mounties program.  The Mounties haveRead More

RECAP: Miracle ending sends X to Loney Bowl [stats]

RECAP: Miracle ending sends X to Loney Bowl [stats]

November 1, 2014 at 7:13 pmby 0 comments

ANTIGONISH – A last-second field goal by Jeremy Ford (Halifax, NS) gave the StFX X-Men a dramatic 18-17 come-from-behind win over the Acadia Axemen in the Subway AUS football semifinal Saturday afternoon at Oland Stadium. Ford split the uprights from 36-yards away with 10 seconds left in regulation – aRead More

EXCLUSIVE: X-Men responds to reports (VIDEO)

EXCLUSIVE: X-Men responds to reports (VIDEO)

October 28, 2014 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

After several reports from media outlets surfaced yesterday that the St.FX X-Men football program may be in jeopardy based on a review as well as recommendations made in the school’s Presidential Task Force Report (released early this month), the football program and athletic director has responded exclusively to CanadaFootballChat.com BelowRead More

2015 CIS RECRUITMENT SERIES: “We will always continue to look for special people”

2015 CIS RECRUITMENT SERIES: “We will always continue to look for special people”

October 27, 2014 at 6:30 amby 1 comment

CFC INSIDER CanadaFootballChat.com brings to you a series on the fall recruitment plans for CIS teams. During the past few weeks, CFC Editor Ameeta Vohra interviewed several CIS teams and addressed several key questions including what the what will the teams address this fall, how important it is to recruitRead More

RECAPS (AUS): X-Men clinch second place with win over Huskies. Mounties hand Axemen loss at Homecoming [stats]

RECAPS (AUS): X-Men clinch second place with win over Huskies. Mounties hand Axemen loss at Homecoming [stats]

October 18, 2014 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

Antigonish  – On the strength of three second-half touchdown passes from quarterback Tivon Cook (Scarborough, ON), the StFX X-Men defeated the Saint Mary’s Huskies 36-6 in AUS football action Saturday afternoon at Oland Stadium in Antigonish. More than 1,000 pro-StFX fans watched their team outscore the Huskies 24 to 1 in theRead More

RECAPS (AUS): Mounties clinch playoff spot; X-Men score Homecoming win [stats]

RECAPS (AUS): Mounties clinch playoff spot; X-Men score Homecoming win [stats]

October 4, 2014 at 6:45 amby 0 comments

The Mount Allison Mounties topped the Saint Mary’s Huskies by a score of 38-0 on October 4, 2014 at Huskies Stadium in Halifax in the Huskies’ 2014 Homecoming game. The game was played before a crowd of 1300. Subway player of the game Chris Reid (Brampton, Ont) had 38 carriesRead More

PREVIEW (RSEQ/AUS Interlock 2x): Carabins travel to Nova Scotia, Gaiters host Mounties

PREVIEW (RSEQ/AUS Interlock 2x): Carabins travel to Nova Scotia, Gaiters host Mounties

September 26, 2014 at 6:10 amby 0 comments

Nova Scotia Destination for Carabins: For the first time in four years, the Montreal Carabins will visit the Atlantic provinces. As during their last visit in 2010, the Carabins will stop in Antigonish, Nova Scotia, to take on the St.FX X-Men on Saturday afternoon. The Carabins have been successful againstRead More

RECAP:  Mounties stage late dramatic comeback win (stats)

RECAP: Mounties stage late dramatic comeback win (stats)

September 13, 2014 at 6:50 amby 0 comments

The visiting Mount Allison Mounties scored 14 points in the final 1:04 of regulation time to score a dramatic 27-25 come-from-behind victory over the StFX X-Men Saturday afternoon in AUS football play in Antigonish. More than 2,000 fans saw the exciting first-place match-up at Oland Stadium. Brandon Leyh (24-41-279) brokeRead More

Mounties earn exhibition victory over St.FX

Mounties earn exhibition victory over St.FX

August 30, 2014 at 6:23 amby 0 comments

The defending AUS champion Mount Allison Mounties opened the 2014 season with a 16-8 exhibition victory over the StFX X-Men on a blustery day at MacAulay in Sackville on Saturday.  On a day that saw both teams dress 90 players each (allowable under exhibition rules), it was special teams thatRead More