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X-Men Soccer Graduate Liam Elbourne honoured as a U Sports Top 8 Academic All-Canadian

Eight of Canada’s top Academic All-Canadians from the 2018-2019 season, including St. FX X- Men Soccer graduate Liam Elbourne were honoured in Ottawa Wednesday morning. The eight recipients, two from each conference, were recognized at a ceremony at Rideau Hall, the official residence of the Governor General. The Governor General’s Academic All-Canadian Commendation was founded […]

Nova Scotia Junior Hockey League announces All-Star Selections

The Nova Scotia Junior Hockey League released its list of first and second team all-stars. For the Sid Rowe division, Strait Pirates Goalie Cody Smith and wingers Branden Dauphinee and Josh Foster, Antigonish Bulldogs centre Feargus MacDonald and defender Jacob Nobbe were named to the first allstar team.   Bulldogs goalie Cody MacEachern, winger Spencer […]

Sports Roundup – January 19

LOCAL SPORTS In Hockey, the X-Men are making a push in the standings, as they captured their third win in four games after edging the UPEI Panther 4-2 Saturday night. The X-Men scored goals 14 seconds apart late in the second period to help secure the victory. The X-Women extended their win streak to five […]

Sports Roundup – January 18

LOCAL SPORTS In AUS Sports, the X-Men Hockey squad is on the road, playing UPEI in Charlottetown. Meanwhile, the X-Women host Universite de Moncton at the Keating Centre. Both games are at 7pm. In Junior Hockey, the Junior B Bulldogs travel to Liverpool to play the Privateers. Puck drops at 7. In the MHL, the […]

Patty Kyte to join X-Men Hockey Next Season

StFX men’s hockey head coach Brad Peddle announced Patrick Patty Kyte as the first committed recruit of 2020-21.   Kyte, a 5’11”, 172 pound defenseman played three seasons with the Halifax Mooseheads of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League (QMJHL), tallying 69 points in 156 career games. He was traded in December to playoff contender […]

Former Bulldogs, Crushers Head Coach Troy Ryan named Head Coach of Canada’s Women’s National Team

A former head coach of the Antigonish Junior A Bulldogs, Pictou County Weeks Crushers and Campbellton Tigers of the Maritime Junior Hockey League is now leading the Canadian Women’s Hockey Team. Hockey Canada says Troy Ryan will take over as head coach of the team, effective immediately. Ryan had been an assistant coach with the […]