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Axemen open AUS semifinals with 4-2 over StFX

DiGiacinto with 3 points in Acadia win ANTIGONISH, NS – In a battle of U SPORTS ranked teams, the No. 3 StFX X-Men fell 4-2 to the No. 7 Acadia Axemen Thursday evening in front of over 800 hometown fans as the Axemen earned a key victory on the

Acadia Axemen vs StFX X-Men AUS Semi-finals Preview

Best of 5 series opens up Thursday in Antigonish The Acadia Axemen (18-10-2) will face the StFX X-Men (22-4-4) in the AUS men’s hockey semi-final series starting Thursday at 7pm in Antigonish. Game 2 will go Friday again in Antigonish,

Axemen sweep series vs Tigers with 4-2 win

Acadia scores 4 in 3rd period in comeback victory HALIFAX, N.S. – In game two of the best of three playoff series, the Dalhousie Tigers faced elimination at home against the Acadia Axemen. Despite getting outplayed in the first two periods,

Axemen win game 1 of quaterfinal series vs Dalhousie

Leier notches 2 as Axemen win 5-2 WOLFVILLE, N.S. – The U SPORTS No. 8 ranked Acadia Axemen gave the home crowd a Valentine’s Day to remember with a 5-2 win over the Dalhousie Tigers to take a 1-0 lead

Axemen add recruit defenceman Ross MacDougall

Current Screaming Eagle to join Axemen next season The Acadia Axemen are happy to announce the commitment of Ross MacDougall to the program. Ross currently plays with the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles of the QMJHL; the defenceman is a native

Axemen win 3-2 in OT over UdeM, secure 3rd place

Harper scores OT winner, wins AUS scoring race The Acadia Axemen (18-10-2) finished out the 2017-18 men’s hockey regular season with a matchup against the U de M Aigles Bleus on Saturday night in Moncton. After defeating USports #2 Ranked

Axemen vying for 3rd, pick up important win vs SMU

Leier nets a pair, Steeves earns shutout Wolfville, N.S. – The Acadia Axemen (17-10-2) ended their regular season on home ice on a high note, defeating the U SPORTS No. 6 ranked Saint Mary’s Huskies 3-0. Axemen goaltender and Subway

Axemen end losing streak with OT win over No. 2 UNB

Farrell nets 2 in Acadia victory Wolfville, N.S. – The U SPORTS No. 8 ranked Acadia Axemen (16-10-2) snapped a five-game losing streak in dramatic fashion, downing the No. 2 UNB Varsity Reds (22-2-4) 4-3 in overtime. Kyle Farrell notched

Acadia to host 2020 U SPORTS University Cup

WOLFVILLE, N.S. – Acadia University’s Department of Athletics is pleased to announce that Acadia University has been awarded hosting rights for the 2020 U SPORTS Men’s Hockey National Championship, referred to as the University Cup. “The bids that we received

Axemen struggles continue with loss to Panthers

UPEI downs Acadia 6-3 Wolfville, N.S. – The Acadia Axemen (15-10-2) continued their cold streak, dropping their fifth straight game in regulation, this time 6-3 to the UPEI Panthers (9-17-1). Despite an attempted comeback late in the game, the Axemen