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X-Men football to honour memory of Ashton Dickson

X-Men football to honour memory of Ashton Dickson

August 25, 2017 at 1:06 pmby 0 comments

Antigonish, NS— StFX X-Men football head coach Gary Waterman is pleased to announce that the 2017 varsity season will be dedicated to the memory of Ashton Dickson. The entire Xaverian family was saddened this past June with the tragic passing of Dickson, a StFX alumnus and former All-Canadian running backRead More

WHERE ARE THEY NOW: From IMG Academy to StFX, CFC100 Forde says, “it was a great decision”

WHERE ARE THEY NOW: From IMG Academy to StFX, CFC100 Forde says, “it was a great decision”

June 16, 2017 at 5:45 amby 0 comments

2014 was the first year that canadafootballchat.com (CFC) put out a top prospects list; the CFC100. With this upcoming year, many of these players are entering their fourth year of their collegial football career. We thought it would be fun to see where these players are at now and getRead More

Friendliness of StFX coaches, players draws four to team

Friendliness of StFX coaches, players draws four to team

March 25, 2017 at 5:40 amby 0 comments

The X-Men bring in three Nova Scotia and one out-of-province commits to their Class of 2017. Zac Pinnington, an offensive tackle from Saint Malachy’s Memorial High School, will be staying in the east coast as he continues his football journey with the Saint Francis Xavier X-Men. Tyler McKay, a receiverRead More

OC Snyder leaves St FX for same position at Western

OC Snyder leaves St FX for same position at Western

December 20, 2016 at 12:00 amby 0 comments

Offensive coordinator, Steve Snyder, announced via facebook that he is going to the Western Mustangs for the same position. Snyder, the OC for StFX for the past three years, is a native of London, Ontario and says that he and his family are happy to be back in their hometownRead More

RB Hyland making an impact on every play

RB Hyland making an impact on every play

November 22, 2016 at 5:30 amby 0 comments

Standing at 5’9 and 200lbs, running back Liam Hyland is an unstoppable force. With 10 years of playing experience playing for the Lethbridge Jr. Rams and LCI Rams, he possesses the ability to make an impressive impact on every single offensive play. In fact, that is his favorite part aboutRead More

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StFX, Queen’s, Kingston and football community in mourning

August 3, 2016 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Last Friday, Patrick McMenamin passed away at the age of 75. McMenamin was surrounded by his family at the time of death. He helped the StFX X-Men to an Atlantic Bowl Championship 1963 and was selected as an All-Canadian at the defensive back position in 1965. For over 30 years,Read More

Maritime recruit opts for StFX (VIDEO)

Maritime recruit opts for StFX (VIDEO)

May 28, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Fredericton wide receiver joins AUS team’s 2016 class. Leo Titarenko will be continuing his gridiron career in the Maritimes. However, he will be moving provinces in the coming weeks. The 6’3, 190 pound wide receiver from Fredericton, New Brunswick committed to StFX X-Men. He will join the team for theRead More

Kelowna recruit “jumped at the opportunity” to sign with X-Men (VIDEO)

Kelowna recruit “jumped at the opportunity” to sign with X-Men (VIDEO)

May 23, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Kelowna quatrterback joins AUS team’s 2016 class. Tyler Toic is migrating from one coast to another to begin the next phase of his gridiron career. The 6’2, 180 pound quarterback from Kelowna, British Columbia signed with StFX X-Men.  Toic will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “The factorsRead More

StFX showed “continual interest” in Winnipeg recruit (VIDEO)

StFX showed “continual interest” in Winnipeg recruit (VIDEO)

May 20, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Winnipeg defensive back joins AUS team’s 2016 class. Barakemi Oumo is headed to the East Coast to continue his gridiron career. Recently, the 6’3, 165 pound defensive back from Winnipeg, Manitoba committed to StFX X-Men.  Oumo will join the team for the 2016 OUA season. For his part, the defensiveRead More

StFX’s passion for “football and winning” selling point for Hamilton recruit (VIDEO)

StFX’s passion for “football and winning” selling point for Hamilton recruit (VIDEO)

May 11, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Hamilton defensive back joins AUS team’s 2016 class. Jacob Zivolak will be continuing his gridiron career in Nova Scotia. Recently, the 5’11, 175 pound defensive back from Hamilton, Ontario signed with StFX X-Men.  Zivolak will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “StFX really stood out to me becauseRead More

Local recruit signs with X-Men (VIDEO)

Local recruit signs with X-Men (VIDEO)

April 25, 2016 at 6:20 amby 0 comments

Halifax wide receiver joins AUS team’s 2016 class. Recently, StFX X-Men announced the addition of Greg Mcdonald to their football program. McDonald, the 6’3, 190 pound wide receiver from Halifax, Nova Scotia, will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “Greg McDonald has all the tools necessary to haveRead More

StFX “winning program” says #CFCOPC recruit

StFX “winning program” says #CFCOPC recruit

April 20, 2016 at 6:24 amby 0 comments

Richmond quarterback joins AUS team’s 2016 class. Quinn Stewart is planning a future move to Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Recently, the 6’1, 200 pound quarterback from Richmond, Ontario signed with StFX X-Men.  Stewart will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. Among the teams the pivot has suited up forRead More

Calgary recruit lands at StFX (VIDEO)

Calgary recruit lands at StFX (VIDEO)

April 13, 2016 at 6:24 amby 0 comments

Calgary defensive lineman joins AUS team’s 2016 class Ernesto Flaviano is migrating from the Prairies to the East Coast. Recently, the 5’10, 260 pound defensive lineman committed to StFX X-Men.  Flaviano will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. One of the main reasons the standout chose the Antigonish,Read More

Reputation prompted Niagara Falls recruit to opt for StFX (VIDEO)

Reputation prompted Niagara Falls recruit to opt for StFX (VIDEO)

March 10, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Niagara Falls offensive lineman joins AUS team’s 2016 class. Alessandro Krick will be commencing his CIS career in Antigonish. The 6’3, 285 pound offensive lineman from Niagara Falls, Ontario signed with StFX X-Men.  Krick will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “Saint Francis Xavier has the right balanceRead More

Local recruit signs with StFX (VIDEO)

Local recruit signs with StFX (VIDEO)

February 27, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

Halifax defensive back joins AUS team’s 2016 class StFX X-Men have announced the addition of Jonah Williams to their football program. Williams, the 5’9, 178 pound quarterback from Halifax, Nova Scotia will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “Jonah Williams is an outstanding student-athlete,” commented X-Men Head CoachRead More

StFX secures first Maritime recruit

StFX secures first Maritime recruit

January 29, 2016 at 6:22 amby 0 comments

New Brunswick fullback/defensive lineman joins AUS team’s 2016 class. StFX X-Men announce the addition of Matt Rogers to their football program. The 6’3, 240 pound fullback/defensive lineman from Saint John, New Brunswick will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “Matt Rogers is a big strong physical football player,”Read More

London recruit “excited to see where future takes” him at StFX (VIDEO)

London recruit “excited to see where future takes” him at StFX (VIDEO)

January 27, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

London defensive lineman joins AUS team’s 2016 class StFX X-Men have announced the addition of Kiamba Mokenela to their football program. The 6’3, 255 pound defensive lineman from London, Ontario will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “Kiamba comes from a great family,” commented X-Men Head Coach GaryRead More

British Columbia recruit makes X-Men landing (VIDEO)

British Columbia recruit makes X-Men landing (VIDEO)

January 23, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Namaimo defensive back joins AUS team’s 2016 class. StFX X-Men have announced the addition of ColeVirtanen to their football program. Virtanen, the 5’9, 195 pound defensive back from Nanaimo, British Columbia, will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “We have had our eye on Cole for well overRead More

StFX lands ’15 #CFC100 recruit

StFX lands ’15 #CFC100 recruit

January 15, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Toronto offensive lineman joins AUS team’s 2016 class. StFX X-Men have announced the addition of Jonathan Zamora to their football program. The 6’3, 285 pound offensive lineman from Toronto, Ontario is a #CFC100 CLASS 2015 ranked prospect. Zamora will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. “Jonathan Zamora hasRead More

Calgary recruit impressed with X-Men’s recruitment treatment (VIDEO)

Calgary recruit impressed with X-Men’s recruitment treatment (VIDEO)

January 12, 2016 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

Calgary receiver joins AUS team’s 2016 class Marko Vukovic will be playing at the CIS level in Atlantic Canada. Recently, the 6’0, 190 pound receiver committed to StFX X-Men.  Vukovic will join the team for the 2016 AUS season. Ultimately, the X-Men’s strong, yet positive impression during the recruitment processRead More

Pair of Ontario linemen become X-Men’s first 2016 commitments

Pair of Ontario linemen become X-Men’s first 2016 commitments

December 10, 2015 at 6:23 amby 0 comments

Ontario offensive linemen join AUS team’s 2016 class StFX X-Men have announced their first two commitments for their 2016 recruiting class. Offensive linemen Kaelan Fraser and Chris Verheyen will join the X-Men for the upcoming AUS season. “We are in the process of building something very special and sustainable hereRead More

UBC captures Uteck Bowl, off to first Vanier Cup since 1997 [stats]

UBC captures Uteck Bowl, off to first Vanier Cup since 1997 [stats]

November 21, 2015 at 8:24 pmby 0 comments

The UBC Thunderbirds’ Cinderella season just won’t end. A week after claiming their first Canada West Hardy Cup title since 1997, the T-Birds magical season continued Saturday in Antigonish, N.S., as UBC earned a dominating 36-9 victory over the host St. FX X-Men in the Uteck Bowl. With the win,Read More

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CIS: AUS Coaches talk Class 2015 Training Camp performances (VIDEO)

September 11, 2015 at 6:25 amby 0 comments

With the AUS set to kickoff the season tonight, each of the four teams will have a new look as many Class 2015 and #CFC100 recruits have been ushered into the fold. At this past Wednesday’s AUS Media Event in Halifax, all four AUS Head Coaches offered their insight onRead More