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Schemitsch named to U Sports All-star squad

Set to faceoff against Team Canada Jr hopefuls TORONTO (U Sports) –U Sports unveiled Monday its roster for a two-game exhibition series between the U Sports men’s hockey all-stars and Canada’s National Junior Team prospects. Acadia’s Geoff Schemitsch will join

Four powerplay goals lead to 5-2 UNB win

Axemen sit in 2nd in AUS at Holiday Break (FREDERICTON, NB) The UNB Varsity Reds scored four power-play goals in a 5-2 win over the visiting Acadia Axemen, in the 25th edition of UNB’s Mark Jeffrey Memorial Game. Philippe Maillet(Terrebonne, QC) scored twice and

Overtime shootout win vs UPEI extends streak to four

Thompson with 3 points in the Acadia Win CHARLOTTETOWN, P.E.I. – The Panthers struggles continued Friday night as they let a late lead slip against the Acadia Axemen who came out on top 5-4 in a shootout. The comeback looked complete when the

Axemen hand No. 1 ranked UNB first loss of season

Steeves Stars in Goal for Acadia WOLFVILLE, N.S. – The Acadia Axemen (9-5-1) defeated the first place UNB Varsity Reds (12-1-2) 2-1, handing the V-Reds their first regulation loss of the season and snapping their eight-game winning streak. Axemen goaltender

Axemen topple Tigers 5-2

Pufahl & Harper chip in with 3 assists a piece The Axemen travelled to Halifax on Friday night to face the surprising team of the first half in the AUS, the Dalhousie Tigers. Although Acadia had won the previous two

StFX defeats Acadia in OT 3-2

Pufahl & Giftopolous score for Axemen Antigonish, NS -  The U Sports #2-ranked StFX X-Men (10-4) skated to a 3-2 overtime victory over the visiting Acadia Axemen (7-5-1) in Atlantic University Sport (AUS) hockey action Wednesday night at the Keating Centre. Freshman

Schemitsch honoured in Ottawa as U Sports Top 10 AAC

TORONTO (U Sports) – The CIS student-athletes announced last month (Oct. 19) as Top Eight Academic All-Canadians for the 2015-2016 season were honoured in Ottawa on Tuesday morning. His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General of Canada, presented

Strong 3rd period lifts Axemen past Tigers

Giftopoulos leads the way with 2 tallies WOLFVILLE, N.S. – The Acadia Axemen (6-5), improved to 5-1 at home, as they handed the Dalhousie Tigers (4-4-3), on a rare Tuesday night game, a 4-1 loss. The Axemen also leapfrogged the

Axemen cap weekend road trip with loss to UPEI

Giftopoulos & Leier with Axemen goals Charlottetown, PE – The UPEI Panthers defeated the Acadia Axemen 3-2 to take home 2 important points in AUS Men’s Hockey action before 950 fans at MacLauchlan Arena. Panther Cody Payne opened the scoring on the power play with 2:19 remaining in the first period, assisted by Ryan

V-Reds hand Axemen 5-1 loss in Fredericton

Lepkowski with loan goal for Acadia (FREDERICTON, NB) The UNB Varsity Reds continued their four-game homestand with a 5-1 win over the visiting Acadia Axemen. Two goals from forward Cam Braes(Shawinigan Lake, BC) led the VReds (7-0-2) to the victory,