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Atlantic University Sport Investigating after Tensions Boil Over in St. FX-Acadia Men’s Hockey Game in Wolfville

Following a blow up at a men’s university hockey game involving the StFX X Men and the Acadia Axemen that resulted in 13 ejections, Atlantic University Sport is investigating. Phil Currie, executive director with Atlantic University Sport, said they are following protocol for such incidents.  Curries said league commissioner Dave MacLean will review video, reports from […]

Antigonish native Dave Van Den Heuvel named Offensive Co-Ordinator of X-Men Football

The university football team’s latest coaching post is a familiar face to local gridiron fans. Dave Van Den Heuvel  is the new offensive coordinator for The StFX X-men. Van Den Heuvel joined the X coaching staff in 2014, serving as the assistant offensive coordinator, offensive line coach, and recruiting coordinator. His other coaching credentials include […]

X-Women Hockey Ranked 6th in U Sports Top 10

The X-Women Hockey Team are ranked sixth in the country. U Sports came out with its latest weekly rankings yesterday. The sixth place post is down one spot from last week. St. Thomas, the leader of the AUS conference is fifth. The X-Men Hockey team, after three wins this past week, receives an honourable mention. […]

St. FX University honours 96 Student-Athletes Achieving Academic All-Canadian Distinction

StFX University celebrated the efforts of 96 Academic All Canadian student athletes during a breakfast celebration yesterday. The student athletes all posted academic averages of 80 per cent or better while competing for a varsity team. The 96 represents 33 per cent of all student athletes at StFX. The previous record for Academic All Canadians […]

Brophy to go to the IIHF Female Global Game in Calary

Antigonish Bantam A Bulldogs Hockey Player Mary Beth Brophy has been chosen to represent Nova Scotia at the 2019 IIHF Female Global Game in Calgary on February 16th. The Global Game is a way to connect female players from around the world and promote female hockey. The Global Game consists of two teams from each […]

Jan 20: Sports Roundup

In University Action, the X-Women hockey team defeated Université de Moncton 3-1. Antigonish Bantam A Female Bulldogs shut out Metro East Inferno Gold 6-0 at the Millenium Centre on Saturday. Bulldog Goals by: Alexis MacDougall (2), Julia MacDonald, Grace MacDougall, Lauren Starzomski and Jaelyn Rovers. Rural League at the Antigonish Arena: Pleasantdale 7 Heatherton 4 […]