Athletics News

  • Getting to Know...Daniel Passley
    June 29, 2018
    X-Men basketball forward Daniel Passley is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Daniel is a fourth year Human Kinetics student (fifth year eligibility) from Mississauga, Ont.
  • Bujold and Donovan selected for U SPORTS all-star team
    July 12, 2018
    X-Women forward Sarah Bujold and defense Lindsey Donovan have been selected as part of a 20-person U SPORTS all-star roster to attend Hockey Canada’s Summer Showcase in Calgary this August. Both athletes competed at the same event last year.
  • Getting to Know...Megan Graham
    June 29, 2018
    X-Women track & field sprinter/jumper Megan Graham is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Megan is a third year Nursing student from Trenton, N.S.
  • X-Men goalie Chase Marchand invited to Chicago Blackhawks development camp
    July 10, 2018
    StFX X-Men hockey goaltender Chase Marchand has been invited to attend the Chicago Blackhawks development camp July 16th to 20th at MB Ice Arena in Chicago.
  • Getting to Know...Holden Cook
    June 29, 2018
    X-Men hockey forward Holden Cook is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Holden is a fourth year Business student from Oshawa, Ont.
  • Getting to Know...Kim Kingsbury
    June 29, 2018
    X-Women basketball guard Kim Kingsbury is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Kim is a second year Arts & Science in Health student from Nepean, Ont.
  • Getting to Know...Liam Harrigan
    June 29, 2018
    X-Men soccer defender Liam Harrigan is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Liam is a fourth year Arts student from Bangor, Maine.
  • Getting to Know...Emerson Elliott
    June 28, 2018
    X-Women hockey forward Emerson Elliott is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Emerson is a second year Arts student from Aurora, Ont.
  • Getting to Know...Jonny West
    June 28, 2018
    X-Men track & field sprinter Jonny West is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Jonny is a third year Human Kinetics student from Port Hawkesbury, NS.
  • Getting to Know...Amelia Hatfield
    June 27, 2018
    X-Women rugby flanker Amelia Hatfield is the latest athlete featured in our Getting to Know your X-Women and X-Men series throughout the summer. Amelia is a third year Human Kinetics student (fourth year eligibility) from Halifax, NS.
  • StFX Athletics welcomes Josh Crouse as new strength & conditioning coach
    June 05, 2018
    StFX Manager of Athletics & Communications Krista McKenna is pleased to announce the appointment of Josh Crouse as their new Strength & Conditioning Coach.
  • June winners announced for X-plore the World draw
    June 03, 2018
    The June, 2018 winners of the StFX Athletics X-plore the World draw were recently announced.
  • StFX Father Kehoe Golf Classic set for July 27th
    May 31, 2018
    StFX Athletics is pleased to announce that the Father Kehoe Golf Classic tournament, presented by the X Varsity Club, will take place on Friday, July 27th, 2018 at the Antigonish Golf & Country Club.
  • 2018-19 AUS winter sport schedules announced
    May 24, 2018
    Atlantic University Sport is pleased to announce the 2018-19 regular season sport schedules for hockey, basketball and volleyball, as well as the hosts for the 2019 AUS winter championships.
  • Basketball gave X-Women coach Osei a place to express herself
    May 23, 2018
    If the St. Francis Xavier X-Women basketball players don't know what they are getting in their new head coach, they will know soon enough. A few minutes with Lee Anna Osei leaves a singular impression. Everything is earned and nothing is given.
  • Leo MacPherson wraps up term as AUS President - highlights from annual general meeting
    May 22, 2018
    Atlantic University Sport held its 2018 annual general meeting earlier this month in St. John’s, N.L. The meetings were hosted by Memorial University athletics and attended by representatives from all 11 member institutions. Leo MacPherson, director of athletics for StFX University, wrapped up his two-year term as AUS president.
  • Jagger Dirk signs one year contract with AHL’s Utica Comets
    May 18, 2018
    StFX X-Men hockey defenseman Jagger has signed a one year contract with the Utica Comets of the American Hockey League (AHL), as announced by the club this week.  
  • Atik Gilao joins X-Men basketball program
    May 16, 2018
    X-Men basketball head coach Steve Konchalski is excited to announce the commitment of 6’8” forward Atik Gilao to the StFX program for the upcoming 2018-19 season.
  • Three X-Men compete in East West Bowl
    May 14, 2018
    Manitoba Bison running back Jamel Lyles scored the game-winning 18-yard touchdown with 2:12 remaining on the clock to lead Team West to a 15-14 victory in the 2018 U SPORTS Valero East-West Bowl on Saturday at Laval’s TELUS-UL Stadium. 
  • Lee Anna Osei assumes X-Women basketball head coaching duties
    May 11, 2018
    StFX Athletics has announced that Lee Anna Osei has been hired as the new head coach of the women’s basketball program.
  • May winners for Xplore the World draw announced
    May 04, 2018
    The May, 2018 winners for the StFX Athletics Xplore the World draw were announced May 3rd.
  • Jacob Czaja drafted in CFL 8th round by Ottawa
    May 04, 2018
    X-Men offensive lineman Jacob Czaja was drafted 64th overall in the eighth round of the CFL draft by the Ottawa Redblacks on Thursday evening.
  • Julien-Grant, Whyte and Cunningham to play in U SPORTS East-West Bowl
    May 01, 2018
    StFX receiver Kaion Julien-Grant, defensive lineman Jimmie Cunningham and linebacker Gordon Whyte have been selected to compete for the East team in the upcoming U SPORTS East-West Bowl in Quebec City that features top Canadian football prospects.
  • X-Men basketball welcomes Tom LeGallais to line-up
    April 05, 2018
    StFX X-Men basketball head coach Steve Konchalski is pleased to announce the commitment of guard Tom LeGallais to the X-Men line-up for the 2018-19 season.
  • Daley Oddy, Daniel Hayfield & Angus Rawling named StFX student-athletes of the year
    April 04, 2018
    X-Women hockey forward Daley Oddy was named the StFX Female Student-Athlete of the Year, while X-Men soccer striker Daniel Hayfield and X-Men cross country/track & field distance runner Angus Rawling were co-awarded StFX Male Student-Athlete of the Year honors at the awards gala celebrated Wednesday evening.
  • Alix Bruch: Model Footballer
    April 04, 2018
    StFX alumna, Calgary native Alix Bruch, playing for Serbia’s, ŽFK Spartak Subotica (Spartak), competed in the group stage of the Champions League against some of world’s best teams. 
  • April winners of Xplore the World draw announced
    April 03, 2018
    The winners for the month of April, 2018 were recently announced for the StFX Athletics Xplore the World draw.
  • Angus Rawling to compete at World University Cross Country Championship
    April 03, 2018
    Reigning AUS cross country champion Angus Rawling will be competing at the World University Cross Country Championship in Switzerland this Saturday, April 7th. He joins 10 other U SPORTS All-Canadian runners on the Canadian roster.
  • X-Women hockey memorabilia heading to Hockey Hall of Fame
    April 02, 2018
    A pair of StFX hockey jerseys and game-used sticks are heading to the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto. Daley Oddy’s navy jersey and Sarah Bujold’s white jersey, along with recently used hockey sticks by the duo are being added to the overall collection at the Hall, and will be preserved and organized within the U SPORTS women’s hockey collection.
  • 2018 AUS fall sports schedules released
    March 28, 2018
    Atlantic University Sport released the 2018 fall sports schedules today, including women’s rugby, men’s and women’s soccer as well as men’s and women’s cross country. Hosts for the 2018 fall championships were also confirmed.
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