StFX X-Men Football - National Championship History

StFX X-Men Football - National Championship History

The StFX X-Men won the national Vanier Cup championship title (formerly College Bowl) on one occassion in 1966 under the guidance of head coach Don Loney. They defeated Waterloo Lutheran 40-14 at Varsity Stadium in Toronto to take the championship. The X-Men also appeared in the 1996 Vanier Cup game in Toronto but lost to Saskatchewan 31-12.

CLICK HERE for more info on the 1966 X-Men Football national champions

Since the inception of the U SPORTS (formerly CIS and CIAU) semifinal Bowl games in 1967, the X-Men have appeared in seven games with a 1-6 record.  

The X-Men have won the Atlantic University Sport (AUS) championship 14 times, with their most recent AUS championship victory coming in 2018. A complete history of AUS champions can be found by CLICKING HERE.

X-MEN FOOTBALL HISTORY PHOTO GALLERY

X-Men Football
U SPORTS Vanier Cup History
YEAR W L PF PA
1996 0 1 12 31
1966 1 0 40 14
TOTALS 1 1 52 45

 

X-Men Football
U SPORTS Bowl History
YEAR W L PF PA
2018 0 1 0 63
2016 0 1 24 50
2015 0 1 9 36
1996 1 0 13 5
1982 0 1 1 54
1978 0 1 10 32
1967 0 1 0 7
TOTALS 1 6 57 247

 

X-MEN FOOTBALL
U SPORTS Vanier Cup History - By Opponent
TEAM WINS LOSSES GP PF PA
Saskatchewan 0 1 1 12 31
Waterloo Lutheran 1 0 1 40 14
TOTALS 1 1 2 52 45

 

X-MEN FOOTBALL
U SPORTS Bowl History - By Opponent
TEAM WINS LOSSES GP PF PA
Calgary 0 1 1 24 50
Laval 0 1 1 0 63
McMaster 0 1 1 0 7
Ottawa 1 0 1 13 5
Queen's 0 1 1 10 32
UBC 0 2 2 10 90
TOTALS 1 6 7 57 247

 

YEAR RECORD GAME RESULTS HOST STADIUM
 2018 0-1 Uteck Bowl              
U SPORTS Semifinal
Lost to Laval 63-0 Laval                      Quebec City, QC PEPS Stadium
 2016  0-1 Mitchell Bowl                U SPORTS Semifinal Lost to Calgary 50-24 Calgary                      Calgary, AB McMahon Stadium
 2015  0-1 Uteck Bowl
U SPORTS Semifinal
Lost to UBC 36-9 StFX           
Antigonish, NS
Oland Stadium
 1996  1-0 Atlantic Bowl   
CIAU Semifinal
Defeated Ottawa 13-5 AUAA                           Halifax, NS Huskies Stadium
 1982  0-1 Atlantic Bowl   
CIAU Semifinal
Lost to UBC 54-1 AUAA                           Halifax, NS Huskies Stadium
 1978  0-1 Atlantic Bowl           
CIAU Semifinal
Lost to Queen's 32-10 AUAA                           Halifax, NS Huskies Stadium
 1967  0-1 Atlantic Bowl           
CIAU Semifinal
Lost to McMaster 7-0 AUAA                           Halifax, NS Wanderers Grounds