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Overview[edit | edit source]

"X-Men" is the name of the male sports teams of St. Francis Xavier University located in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. They are members of the Atlantic University Sport (AUS) conference and U Sports (formerly known as CIS).

History[edit | edit source]

St. F.X. started in an intercollegiate competition for the Hewson Cup in 1905-06, which they won 3 straight times to keep the trophey.

St. F.X. was an original member of the Maritime Intercollegiate Athletic Association (MIAA) hockey league in 1919-20. It changed names in 1968-69 to the Atlantic Intercollegiate Athletic Association (AIAA), in 1973-74 to the Atlantic Universities Athletic Association (AUAA), and finally in 1998-99 to the present AUS.

Until 1954-55 X also played in the Antigonish-Pictou-Colchester Senior Hockey League (APCSHL) and, when they advanced, the Maritimes Senior Playoffs leading to the Allan Cup.

External link:

Official Site

Season-by-Season Records Table[edit | edit source]

MIAA/Senior 1905-06 to 1954-55[edit | edit source]

Year/Comp. GP W L T F A Pts Placing
1906 Hewson ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1907 Hewson ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1908 Hewson ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1909-1919 ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1920 MIAA 4 2 2 0 ? ? 4 finalist
1921 MIAA 2 1 1 0 ? ? 2 E 2nd
1922 MIAA 1 0 1 0 3 6 0 E final
1923 MIAA ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1924 MIAA 3 3 0 0 15 2 6 E 1st
1924 Playoffs 1 1 0 0 6 2 2 champions
1925 MIAA ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1926 MIAA ? ? ? ? ? ? ? E 1st
1926 Playoffs 2 2 0 0 5 2 4 champions
1927 MIAA ? ? ? ? ? ? ? E 1st
1927 Playoffs 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 champions
1928 APCSHL ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 1st
1928 Seniors 2 1 1 0 4 3 2 won league
1928 Maritimes 2 0 2 0 0 4 0 lost q-final
1928 MIAA ? ? ? ? ? ? ? E 1st
1928 Playoffs 1 1 0 0 3 1 2 champions
1929 MIAA 2 2 0 0 19 0 4 E 1st
1929 Playoffs 2 2 0 0 10 5 4 champions
1930 APCSHL 14 3 10 1 23 36 7 3rd
1930 MIAA 2 1 1 0 4 5 2 E 2nd
1931 MIAA 2 2 0 0 8 3 4 E 1st
1931 Playoffs 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 finalist
1932 APCSHL ? ? ? ? ? ? ? tied 2nd
1932 Seniors 4 1 2 1 8 12 3 lost final
1932 MIAA 2 2 0 0 9 4 4 E 1st
1932 Playoffs 1 0 1 0 0 3 0 finalist
1933 APCSHL ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 4th
1933 MIAA 1 0 1 0 1 5 0 E 3rd
1934 APCSHL ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 4th
1934 MIAA 1 0 1 0 3 4 0 E semi-final
1935 APCSHL 8 1 7 0 25 46 2 5th
1935 MIAA 3 3 0 0 12 7 6 E 1st
1935 Playoffs 1 0 1 0 2 3 0 finalist
1936 APCSHL ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 3rd
1936 Seniors 2 0 2 0 6 9 0 lost semi
1936 MIAA 3 2 1 0 20 7 0 1st
1936 Playoffs 1 1 0 0 3 2 2 champions
1937 MIAA 1 1 0 0 5 3 2 E 1st
1937 Playoffs 1 1 0 0 6 2 2 champions
1938 MIAA 1 0 1 0 4 5 0 E semi-final
1939 MIAA 2 0 1 1 4 5 1 E semi-final
1940 APCSHL ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 5th
1940 MIAA - - - - - - - withdrew
1941 MIAA - - - - - - - withdrew
1942 MIAA 2 0 1 1 9 10 1 E semi-final
1943 MIAA 2 1 0 1 14 7 3 champions
1944 MIAA 1 1 0 0 6 3 2 champions
1945 APCSHL ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 3rd
1945 Seniors 4 1 2 1 18 24 0 lost semi
1945 MIAA - - - - - - - cancelled
1946 MIAA 8 8 0 0 119 18 16 E 1st
1946 Default 1 1 0 0 - - 2 champions
1947 APCSHL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 independent
1947 Maritimes 4 3 1 0 15 15 6 lost q-final
1947 MIAA ? ? ? ? ? ? ? E 1st
1947 Playoffs 1 0 1 0 6 8 0 finalist
1948 MIAA ? ? ? ? ? ? ? tied 1st
1948 tie 1 0 1 0 5 6 0 E 2nd
1949 APCSHL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 independent
1949 Maritimes 2 0 2 0 6 18 0 lost B final
1949 MIAA 4 2 2 0 25 20 4 E 2nd
1950 APCSHL ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 1st
1950 Seniors 6 2 4 0 39 54 4 lost semi
1950 MIAA 4 4 0 0 40 13 8 E 1st
1950 Playoffs 2 2 0 0 13 6 4 champions
1951 APCSHL ? ? ? ? ? ? ? 3rd
1951 Seniors 9 7 2 0 56 35 14 won league
1951 Maritimes 5 4 1 0 34 10 8 won region
1951 Allan Cup 4 1 3 0 15 27 2 lost east q-final
1951 MIAA ? ? ? ? ? ? ? E 1st
1951 Playoffs 2 2 0 0 14 8 4 champions
1952 APCSHL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 independent
1952 Maritimes 9 7 2 0 39 32 14 won region
1952 Allan Cup 4 0 3 1 9 18 1 lost east q-final
1952 MIAA ? ? ? ? ? ? ? E 1st
1952 Playoffs 2 2 0 0 21 5 4 champions
1953 APCSHL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 independent
1953 Playoffs 1 1 0 0 8 3 2 wd q-final
1953 MIAA 2 2 0 0 ? ? 4 E 1st
1953 Playoffs 1 0 1 0 2 6 0 finalist
1954 APCSHL 20 12 8 0 114 94 30 3rd
1954 Seniors 6 2 4 0 24 26 4 lost final
1954 MIAA 3 3 0 0 ? ? 6 E 1st
1954 Playoffs 2 1 0 1 6 3 3 champions
1955 APCSHL 15 6 8 1 74 56 26 3rd
1955 Seniors 9 3 5 1 21 25 7 lost semi
1955 MIAA 12 9 3 0 75 53 18 E 1st
1955 Playoffs 2 2 0 0 17 1 4 champions

NOTES:

  • MIAA divided into East and West sections in most seasons.
  • 1923, 1925-28, 1947, 1948, 1951, 1952 MIAA divisional results not available on Wikia.

MIAA 1955-56 to 1967-68[edit | edit source]

Year/Comp. GP W L T F A Pts Placing
1956 MIAA ? ? ? ? ? ? ? E 2nd
1956 Playoffs 6 6 0 0 37 11 12 champions
1957 MIAA 8 6 0 2 59 24 14 E 1st
1957 Playoffs 6 5 0 1 37 10 11 champions
1958 MIAA 8 8 0 0 63 19 16 E 1st
1958 Playoffs 6 5 0 1 50 14 11 champions
1959 MIAA 8 5 2 1 51 21 11 NS 3rd
1959 Playoffs 6 5 0 1 26 6 11 champions
1960 MIAA 8 6 2 0 ? ? 12 E 1st
1960 Playoffs 5 3 2 0 35 15 6 finalist
1961 MIAA 8 5 3 0 33 19 10 E 1st
1961 Playoffs 6 5 1 0 36 21 10 finalist
1962 MIAA ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1962 Playoffs 7 4 2 1 39 25 9 finalist
1963 MIAA 12 9 2 1 94 45 23 2nd
1963 Playoffs 3 2 1 0 12 13 4 champions
1963 U-Cup 2 1 1 0 10 8 2 bronze
1964 MIAA 12 9 2 1 81 40 23 3rd
1965 MIAA 11 9 2 0 75 22 20 2nd
1966 MIAA 14 14 0 0 118 31 28 1st/champions
1966 U-Cup 2 1 1 0 9 9 2 bronze
1967 MIAA 14 13 1 0 89 33 26 1st/champions
1967 U-Cup 3 2 1 0 18 12 4 bronze
1967 CWG 5 2 1 2 27 21 6 pool 3rd
1968 MIAA 16 15 1 0 105 37 30 1st
1968 Playoffs 2 2 0 0 11 7 4 champions
1968 U-Cup 2 0 2 0 4 21 0 5th
  • There were some 4 point games from 1962-63 to 1964-65.
  • The two divisions were called Nova Scotia (NS) and New Brunswick (NB) in 1958-59 and 1959-60.
  • A one division format started in 1962-63.
  • There were no playoffs from 1964 to 1967.
  • 1956 and 1962 MIAA standings not available on Wikia.

AIAA/AUAA years 1968-69 to 1983-84[edit | edit source]

Year/Comp. GP W L T F A Pts Placing
1969 AIAA 18 9 8 1 93 67 19 6th
1970 AIAA 18 15 3 0 116 49 30 2nd
1970 Playoffs 2 1 1 - 13 7 2 finalist
1971 AIAA 18 14 4 0 ? ? 28 3rd
1971 Playoffs 1 0 1 - 6 7 0 semi-finals
1972 AIAA 18 5 12 1 73 90 11 9th
1973 AIAA 21 9 12 0 ? ? - 7th
1974 AUAA 21 14 7 0 121 96 - S 2nd
1974 Playoffs 1 0 1 - 1 5 0 semi-finals
1975 AUAA 18 11 7 0 104 82 22 5th
1976 AUAA 16 12 4 0 101 56 24 2nd
1976 Playoffs 2 2 0 - 16 9 4 champions
1976 U-Cup 2 1 1 - 7 6 2 regional
1977 AUAA 20 16 2 2 126 51 34 1st
1977 Playoffs 4 2 2 - ? ? 4 finalist
1978 AUAA 20 13 4 3 109 64 29 2nd
1978 Playoffs 7 5 2 - 36 30 10 champions
1978 U-Cup 2 1 1 - 8 7 2 pool 2nd
1979 AUAA 20 10 9 1 91 82 21 5th
1980 AUAA 29 16 12 1 146 117 33 E 3rd
1980 Playoffs 4 2 2 - 15 16 4 semi-finals
1981 AUAA 24 11 13 0 121 136 22 5th
1982 AUAA 26 6 17 3 ? ? 15 K 5th
1983 AUAA 24 7 14 3 82 118 17 8th
1984 AUAA 24 8 16 0 ? ? 16 8th


AUAA years with ties 1984-85 to 1996-97[edit | edit source]

Year/Comp. GP W L T F A Pts Placing
1985 AUAA 24 10 13 1 128 136 21 5th
1986 AUAA 25 16 9 0 131 100 32 K 2nd
1986 Playoffs 2 0 2 - 6 16 0 semi-finals
1987 AUAA 25 15 10 0 130 105 30 K 2nd
1987 Playoffs ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1988 AUAA 26 18 6 2 ? ? 38 K 1st
1988 Playoffs ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1989 AUAA 26 4 22 0 77 176 8 K 5th
1990 AUAA 22 9 11 2 81 90 20 K 3rd
1990 Playoffs 2 0 2 - 8 13 0 quarter-finals
1991 AUAA ? ? ? ? ? ? ? missing
1991 Playoffs ? ? ? ? ? ? ? ?
1992 AUAA 26 9 14 3 86 118 21 K 4th
1992 Playoffs 2 0 2 - 2 13 0 quarter-finals
1993 AUAA 26 7 19 0 107 148 14 K 5th
1994 AUAA 26 13 11 2 ? ? 28 K 3rd
1994 Playoffs 2 0 2 - 4 12 0 quarter-finals
1995 AUAA 26 9 16 1 105 144 19 K 4th
1995 Playoffs 2 0 2 - 2 15 0 quarter-finals
1996 AUAA 26 15 11 0 ? ? 30 K 2nd
1996 Playoffs 2 0 2 - 4 6 0 quarter-finals
1997 AUAA 28 18 8 2 ? ? 38 K 2nd
1997 Playoffs 3 1 2 - 12 13 2 quarter-finals

NOTES:

  • Two divisions in 1973-74, North and South.
  • Two divisions in 1979-80, East and West.
  • Two divisions in 1980-81 to 1981-82 and 1985-86 to 1996-97, Kelly and MacAdam.

AUAA/AUS years with ties and OT losses 1997-98 to 2005-06[edit | edit source]

Year/Comp. GP W L T OL F A Pts Placing
1998 AUAA 28 18 8 2 1 129 102 39 K 1st
1998 Playoffs 5 2 3 - - 19 22 4 semi-finals
1999 AUS 26 14 10 2 0 129 99 26 K 1st
1999 Playoffs 5 2 3 - - 21 16 4 semi-finals
2000 AUS 26 15 11 0 5 103 85 35 K 2nd
2000 Playoffs 2 0 2 - - 3 6 0 quarter-finals
2001 AUS 28 17 8 3 2 115 83 39 1st
2001 Playoffs 6 3 3 - - 24 21 6 finalist
2002 AUS 28 9 10 6 3 97 96 27 6th
2002 Playoffs 3 1 2 - - 6 11 2 quarter-finals
2003 AUS 28 14 12 2 - 98 90 33 3rd
2003 Playoffs 9 5 4 - - 27 23 10 finalist
2004 AUS 28 19 6 3 0 98 67 41 1st
2004 Playoffs 6 5 1 - - 19 8 10 champions
2004 U-Cup 3 3 0 - - 12 2 6 gold
2005 AUS 28 11 10 6 1 71 67 29 5th
2005 Playoffs 2 0 2 - - 3 6 0 quarter-finals
2006 AUS 28 13 11 1 3 99 92 30 6th
2006 Playoffs 3 1 2 - - ? ? 2 quarter-finals

NOTES:

  • Two divisions in 1997-98 to 1999-00, Kelly and MacAdam.
  • One division format from 2000-01 onwards.
  • From 1997-98 to 2001-02 overtime losses were also included in the loss column.

AUA years without ties 2006-07 to present[edit | edit source]

Year/Comp. GP W L OL F A Pts Placing
2007 AUS 28 16 9 3 91 90 35 3rd
2007 Playoffs 6 3 3 - 15 16 6 semi-finals
2008 AUS 28 12 12 4 83 103 28 5th
2008 Playoffs 3 1 2 - 5 8 2 quarter-finals
2009 AUS 28 15 11 2 107 100 32 4th
2009 Playoffs 2 0 2 - 6 9 0 quarter-finals
2010 AUS 28 11 12 5 94 112 27 5th
2010 Playoffs 8 5 3 - 22 25 10 finalist
2011 AUS 28 17 10 1 99 83 35 3rd
2011 Playoffs 12 7 5 - 36 31 14 finalist
2011 U-Cup 2 1 1 - 4 3 22 pool 2nd
2012 AUS 28 10 14 4 91 109 24 6th
2012 Playoffs 3 1 2 - 3 6 2 quarter-finals
2013 AUS 28 16 10 2 89 88 34 4th
2013 Playoffs 2 0 2 - 7 9 0 quarter-finals
2014 AUS 28 12 13 3 88 96 27 6th
2014 Playoffs 2 0 2 - 2 9 0 quarter-finals
2015 AUS 28 17 9 2 84 64 36 4th
2015 Playoffs 7 4 3 - 20 19 8 semi-finals
2015 U-Cup 1 0 1 - 1 5 0 quarter-finals
2016 AUS 28 18 6 4 105 73 40 2nd
2016 Playoffs 6 5 1 - 19 13 10 champions
2016 U-Cup 3 2 1 - 10 7 4 silver
2017 AUS 30 16 12 2 99 102 34 3rd
2017 Playoffs 7 7 0 - 30 19 14 champions
2017 U-Cup 3 1 2 - 7 16 2 4th
2018 AUS 30 22 4 4 110 76 48 2nd
2018 Playoffs 7 3 4 - 18 24 6 finalist
2018 U-Cup 3 2 1 - 13 10 4 silver
2019 AUS 30 15 12 3 90 100 33 T-3rd
2019 Playoffs 10 5 5 - 27 28 10 silver
2019 U-Cup 3 2 1 - 11 13 4 bronze
2020 AUS 30 12 13 5 103 125 29 5th
2020 playoffs 2 0 2 - 4 7 0 quarter-finals

Commemorations[edit | edit source]

University Cup Tournaments[edit | edit source]

Championships[edit | edit source]

SENIOR

  • APCSHL – 1928, 1951
  • Maritimes – 1951, 1952

UNIVERSITY

  • Hewson Cup – 1906, 1907, 1908
  • MIAA - 1920, 1924, 1926, 1927, 1928, 1929, 1936, 1937, 1941, 1943, 1944, 1945, 1946
  • AIAA - 1950, 1951, 1952, 1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1963, 1966, 1967, 1968
  • AUAA - 1976, 1978
  • AUS – 2004, 2016, 2017
  • University Cup - 2004

X-Men who played in the NHL[edit | edit source]

Pictures[edit | edit source]

1949 ST. FX

1951 ST. FX

STFX RING

2010-11 St. FX team photo

St. FX blue jersey

2015-16 St. F.X. X-Men

Alternate Logos[edit | edit source]

St FX blue

St FX circle

keating cup

ST FX HOCKEY

St. FX (white on blue)

Links[edit | edit source]

Participating Universities[edit | edit source]

Formerly Participating Universities[edit | edit source]

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

Also see[edit | edit source]

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National links:

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