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Atlantic University Sport is a conference in Canadian Interuniversity Sport (CIS), now known as U Sports. The AUS men's hockey league is a 7-team top tier scholastic league operating in the provinces of New Brunswick, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, and (formerly) Newfoundland. The other conferences in U Sports are the Canada West Universities Athletic Association (CWUAA) and Ontario University Athletics (OUA).

Previous Conferences[edit | edit source]

Pre-World War I[edit | edit source]

Post-World War I[edit | edit source]

  • 1919: Maritime Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA)
  • 1969: Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association (AIAA)
  • 1974: Atlantic Universities Athletic Association (AUAA)
  • 1999: Atlantic University Sport (AUS)
Note - The foregoing were name changes, none involved teams switching conferences. Following the 1972-73 seasons, the AIAA merged with the AWIAA which had governed women's sports.

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Participating Universities[edit | edit source]

Men's[edit | edit source]

Team Centre Arena
Acadia Axemen Wolfville, Nova Scotia Acadia Arena
Dalhousie Tigers Halifax, Nova Scotia Halifax Forum
Moncton Aigles Bleus Moncton, New Brunswick Jean-Louis Lévesque Arena
New Brunswick Varsity Reds Fredericton, New Brunswick Aitken Centre
St. Francis Xavier X-Men Antigonish, Nova Scotia Charles V. Keating Millennium Centre
Saint Mary's Huskies Halifax, Nova Scotia Halifax Forum
UPEI Panthers Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island MacLaughlin Arena

Women's[edit | edit source]

The women's conference started with the 1997-98 season.  For the 1997-98, 1998-99, and 1999-00 seasons the teams played an exhibition schedule that ended with a conference tournament held among the member schools.

Team Centre Arena
Dalhousie Tigers Halifax, Nova Scotia Halifax Forum
Moncton Aigles Bleus Moncton, New Brunswick Jean-Louis Lévesque Arena
Mount Allison Mounties Sackville, New Brunswick Tantramar Veterans Memorial Civic Centre
St. Francis Xavier X-Women Antigonish, Nova Scotia Charles V. Keating Millennium Centre
Saint Mary's Huskies Halifax, Nova Scotia St. Mary's Alumni Arena
St. Thomas Tommies Fredericton, New Brunswick Grant-Harvey Centre
UPEI Panthers Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island MacLaughlin Arena

Formerly Participating Universities[edit | edit source]

Formerly Participating Universities - no longer AUS members[edit | edit source]

Other Links[edit | edit source]

Table of Seasons and Champions[edit | edit source]

Click on year to visit page for that season.
Click on team to visit team page.
Click on 1st column of U-Cup notes to visit U-Cup page for that season.

MIAA Seasons: 1919-20 to 1967-68[edit | edit source]

Year Champion U-Cup Notes Other Qualifiers U-Cup Notes
1920 St. FX - - -
1921 Dalhousie - - -
1922 Dalhousie - - -
1923 Dalhousie - - -
1924 St. FX - - -
1925 UNB - - -
1926 St. FX - - -
1927 St. FX - - -
1928 St. FX - - -
1929 St. FX - - -
1930 Saint Mary's - - -
1931 Mount Allison - - -
1932 Mount Allison - - -
1933 Mount Allison - - -
1934 New Brunswick - - -
1935 Mount Allison - - -
1936 St. FX - - -
1937 St. FX - - -
1938 Mount Allison - - -
1939 Mount Allison - - -
1940 Acadia - - -
1941 St. FX - - -
1942 Saint Mary's - - -
1943 St. FX - - -
1944 St. FX - - -
1945 no competition - - -
1946 St. FX - - -
1947 St. Dunstan's - - -
1948 Acadia - - -
1949 Acadia - - -
1950 St. FX - - -
1951 St. FX - - -
1952 St. FX - - -
1953 not awarded - - -
1954 St. FX - - -
1955 St. FX - - -
1956 St. FX - - -
1957 St. FX - - -
1958 St. FX - - -
1959 St. FX - - -
1960 New Brunswick - - -
1961 St. Thomas - - -
1962 New Brunswick - - -
1963 St. FX 1-1 bronze none
1964 New Brunswick 1-1 bronze none
1965 St. Dunstan's 1-1 silver none
1966 St. FX 1-1 bronze none
1967 St. FX 2-1 bronze none
1968 St. FX 0-2 5th none

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AIAA Seasons: 1968-69 to 1972-73[edit | edit source]

Year Champion U-Cup Notes Other Qualifiers U-Cup Notes
1969 Saint Mary's 0-2 4th none
1970 Saint Mary's 2-1 silver none
1971 Saint Mary's 1-1 silver none
1972 Saint Mary's 1-1 silver none
1973 Saint Mary's 2-1 silver none

NOTES:

  • In this era only the conference champion qualified for the University Cup. There were no wild-card nor host berths awarded.

AUAA Seasons: 1973-74 to 1997-98[edit | edit source]

Year Champion U-Cup Notes Other Qualifiers U-Cup Notes
1974 Saint Mary's 1-2 lost semi none
1975 Saint Mary's 1-2 lost semi none
1976 St. FX 1-1 regional Moncton (2nd) 0-1 regional
1977 Saint Mary's 2-3 lost semi none
1978 St. FX 1-1 pool 2nd none
1979 Dalhousie 1-1-1 silver none
1980 Moncton 1-1 pool 2nd none
1981 Moncton 3-0 gold none
1982 Moncton 3-0 gold none
1983 Moncton 0-1-1 pool 3rd none
1984 New Brunswick 0-2 regional none
1985 UPEI 0-2 regional none
1986 Moncton 2-1 lost semi none
1987 UPEI 1-1 pool 2nd none
1988 UPEI 0-1 lost semi none
1989 Moncton 0-1 lost semi none
1990 Moncton 2-0 gold none
1991 UPEI 0-1 lost semi none
1992 Acadia 1-1 silver none
1993 Acadia 2-0 gold none
1994 Acadia 0-1 lost semi none
1995 Moncton 2-0 gold none
1996 Acadia 2-0 gold none
1997 New Brunswick 1-1 silver none
1998 New Brunswick 3-0 gold Acadia (wc) 2-1 silver

AUS Seasons: 1998-99 to present[edit | edit source]

Year Champion U-Cup Notes Other Qualifiers U-Cup Notes
1999 Moncton 2-1 silver none
2000 New Brunswick 2-1 silver none
2001 St. Thomas 0-2 pool 3rd St. FX (wc) 2-1 silver
2002 Saint Mary's 1-1 pool 2nd none
2003 New Brunswick 1-2 4th St. FX (sub) 2-1 silver
2004 St. FX 3-0 gold New Bruns. (host) 2-1 silver
Dalhousie (wc) 2-1 bronze
2005 Moncton 1-1 pool 2nd none
2006 Acadia 0-2 pool 3rd none
2007 Moncton 2-1 silver UNB (host) 3-0 gold
St. FX (wc) 0-2 pool 3rd
2008 New Brunswick 2-1 silver Moncton (host) 1-1 pool 2nd
2009 Saint Mary's 1-1 pool 3rd UNB 3-0 gold
2010 Saint Mary's 3-0 gold none
2011 New Brunswick 3-0 gold St. FX (sub) 1-1 pool 2nd
2012 New Brunswick 1-1 pool 2nd Moncton (sub) 1-1 pool 2nd
2013 New Brunswick 3-0 gold Saint Mary's (wc) 2-1 silver
2014 Acadia 0-2 pool 3rd none
2015 New Brunswick 2-1 silver Acadia (2nd) 0-1 quarter
St. FX (host) 0-1 quarter
2016 St. FX 2-1 silver UNB (2nd) 3-0 gold
host) 2-1 bronze
2017 St. FX 1-2 4th UNB (2nd) 3-0 gold
Acadia (sub) 2-1 bronze
2018 New Brunswick 2-1 bronze St. FX (2nd) 2-1 silver
Acadia (3rd) 0-1 quarters
2019 New Brunswick 3-0 gold St. FX 2-1 bronze
2020 New Brunswick cancelled Acadia (2nd) cancelled
Saint Mary's (sub) 1-0

NOTES:

  • (wc) indicates team qualified as national rotating wild-card team
  • (host) indicates team qualified as University Cup hosts
  • (sub) indicates team qualified as sub for University Cup hosts and/or AUS champion
  • (2nd) indicates team qualified as 2nd place team
  • from 1987 onwards there were no preliminary series nor qualifying tournaments played for University Cup qualification
  • from 2015 onwards the 2nd place team qualifies in the 8 team University Cup format
  • the conference had 3 University Cup reps on five (5) occasions; 2004, 2007, 2015, 2016, and 2017
  • the 2020 University Cup was cancelled before UNB and Acadia could play their first games and before SMU could play their semi-final game

Alternative Logos[edit | edit source]

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Also see[edit | edit source]

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