Jon Svec serves as the Defensive Coordinator for the X-Men after he returned to the coaching staff in 2016 after taking a three year hiatus from coaching. He held the similar position with the X-Men for five years from 2008 to 2012. Following a five-year playing career with the Waterloo Warriors, Jon joined the coaching ranks and has held various roles with Nova Scotia’s U19 Provincial Team. 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.