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U Sports recap: Western, Laval set to meet once again at Vanier

U Sports recap: Western, Laval set to meet once again at Vanier

November 18, 2018 at 10:16 amby 0 comments

Saturday, Nov. 17 Utek Bowl StFx (6-2) 0, Laval (8-0) 63 With files from: Laval Rouge et Or Box Score The Rouge et Or easily defeated the X-Men of St. Francis Xavier University 63-0 on Saturday afternoon at the TELUS-Laval University Stadium in Quebec City, to win a fifth UteckRead More

StFX football players charged with sexual assault

StFX football players charged with sexual assault

November 28, 2017 at 3:07 pmby 6 comments

As reported in the Chronicle Herald, two St. Francis Xavier University football players were arrested last week over allegations of sexual assault. Jonah Williams and Tyler Ball were both charged with various accounts of sexual assault. While the X-men have dropped them from the roster, their profiles still remain onRead More

Statement from StFX on AUS football proceedings

Statement from StFX on AUS football proceedings

November 13, 2017 at 11:36 amby 0 comments

ANTIGONISH, NS ­– St. Francis Xavier University has released the following statement from the Director of Athletics & Recreation Mr. Leo MacPherson with regards to the ongoing AUS football proceedings. St. Francis Xavier University believes in academic excellence and the integrity of university athletics. Unfortunately, over the past couple ofRead More

U Sports: AUS Team Previews 2017

U Sports: AUS Team Previews 2017

August 23, 2017 at 3:42 pmby 0 comments

Acadia Axemen 2016 regular season record: 2-6 2016 regular season standings: Third in AUS 2016 playoff record: 0-1 2016 playoff finish: Lost 27-18 to Mount Allison in Semi-Finals General Write-Up: 2016 was a difficult year for the Acadia Axemen; winning the first and last game of the season but sufferingRead More

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U Sport pre-season action [RECAP]: RSEQ top 2 dominate, AUS holds it’s own with the Gryphons, Gaels down Redmen

August 21, 2017 at 5:35 amby 0 comments

Antigonish, NS – In what was a unique format for U SPORTS football competition, the StFX X-Men, Mount Allison Mounties and Guelph Gryphons took to the field at StFX Oland Stadium Saturday afternoon in the ‘Summer Showdown’, featuring six mini exhibition games. Each squad played four mini games, or 15-minutesRead More

Tragedy hits the X-Men family as former player shot

Tragedy hits the X-Men family as former player shot

June 26, 2017 at 7:22 pmby 0 comments

As reported by Ottawa Police, former X-Men running back, Ashton Dickson was shot to death in Ottawa early Monday morning. Update: Homicide Investigation on Rideau Street https://t.co/PpQhdhBdHc #ottnews — Ottawa Police (@OttawaPolice) June 26, 2017 25 year old, Dickson was with the X-Men from 2010 to 2015 and was theRead More

StFX, Mount Allison and Guelph to compete in football exhibition Summer Showdown

StFX, Mount Allison and Guelph to compete in football exhibition Summer Showdown

June 16, 2017 at 10:47 amby 0 comments

(Antigonish, NS) – StFX X-Men football head coach Gary Waterman, along with Mount Allison Mounties head coach Scott Brady and Guelph Gryphons head coach Kevin MacNeill are pleased to announce a unique U SPORTS exhibition football ‘Summer Showdown’ scheduled for August 19th in Antigonish, N.S. The three teams will competeRead More

Jon Svec returns as X-Men defensive coordinator

Jon Svec returns as X-Men defensive coordinator

March 2, 2017 at 3:52 pmby 0 comments

Antigonish, NS — X-Men football head coach Gary Waterman is pleased to announce the appointment of Jonathon (Jon) Svec as StFX’s new defensive coordinator. “I am thrilled to add Jon Svec as our new defensive coordinator,” comments Coach Waterman. “We have worked together a long time and I have greatRead More

Warren Goldie named new X-Men offensive coordinator

Warren Goldie named new X-Men offensive coordinator

February 16, 2017 at 10:38 amby 0 comments

(Antigonish, NS) — StFX football head coach Gary Waterman is pleased to announce the appointment of Warren Goldie as the new offensive coordinator for the X-Men program. “I am extremely thrilled to announce Warren Goldie as our new offensive coordinator,” comments Coach Waterman. “He is a tremendous football coach andRead More

Vernon Sainvil invited to 2017 Tropical Bowl all-star football game

Vernon Sainvil invited to 2017 Tropical Bowl all-star football game

December 12, 2016 at 5:37 amby 0 comments

Antigonish, NS – StFX X-Men football offensive lineman Vernon Sainvil has been invited to the 2017 Tropical Bowl all-star game. The Tropical Bowl is a premier Football Bowl Subdivision (FBS) Division I level college football all-star game played in Daytona Beach, Florida annually in mid-January. This year’s event is slatedRead More

Barrie resident Tivon Cook’s improbable path to football greatness

Barrie resident Tivon Cook’s improbable path to football greatness

November 19, 2016 at 5:39 amby 0 comments

Former Huronia Stallions and Bear Creek Kodiaks quarterback Tivon Cook will be playing in the Mitchell Bowl this Saturday at 4 pm ET, in Calgary, against the University of Calgary, for a chance to go to the Vanier Cup. Cook is a fifth year starting quarterback for the St. FrancisRead More

Mitchell Bowl: StFX X-Men Team Preview

Mitchell Bowl: StFX X-Men Team Preview

November 15, 2016 at 5:34 amby 0 comments

By Casey Dulson, U Sports Correspondent (Photo Credit Nic Latulippe) Over the last two seasons, the StFX X-Men have become an AUS football powerhouse. For the second straight year, they won the AUS championship, building off their victory from last season, their first since 1996. For the last eight years, the X-MenRead More