Jon Svec will once again serve as the X-Men Football defensive coordinator and linebacker coach for the 2019 season. This will be Svec’s ninth season overall with the X-Men football program, and his seventh season as the team’s defensive coordinator. Svec also spent two seasons (2017, 2018) as the special teams coordinator for the Team Nova Scotia U18 team. Prior to beginning his coaching career Svec played linebacker for the University of Waterloo Warriors for five seasons. During his career Jon has coached a number of All Canadians including President’s Trophy winner and No. 1 overall CFL draft pick Henoc Muamba.