Hockey X-Men and X-Women off to Nationals

Posted at 8:39 am on March 14, 2017 | Filed Under: Sports

The tournament schedules have been set for the the national men’s and women’s university hockey championships this weekend.
At the University Cup in Fredericton, the AUS champion St. FX X-Men are seeded second in the tournament behind the Alberta Golden Bears.  The X-Men will face the number 7 seed McGill at 7 p.m. Friday night in Quarterfinal action.  Semi-finals will be Saturday and the Championship game will be one p.m. Sunday.
Meantime, the AUS finalist St. FX X-Women are ranked 5th at Women’s nationals in Napanee, Ontario.  The X-Women will open the tournament with a quarterfinal at 3 p.m. Thursday against the 4th seed McGill.  Semi-finals are Saturday and the Championship game is Sunday night at 7.