Category: Alumni News

Axemen Alumnus signs with Witchita

Thunder Adds Acadia Product Makin Story courtesy of Wichita, KS (Sept. 14th) – The Wichita Thunder, ECHL affiliate of the NHL’s Edmonton Oilers, AHL’s Bakersfield Condors and powered by Toyota, announced today the signing of forward Taylor Makin. “I’m

Axemen Alumnus Anderson Heads to EIHL

Edinburgh Capitals sign Canadian forward Dylan Anderson Story courtesy by Ross Dewar The 26-year-old, who can play both wing and centre, has signed his first professional contract having spent the last five years playing in the Canadian University League

Axemen Great Signs with EIHL’s Fife Flyers

Heelis Looking to Make an Impact for Fife Story courtesy of the Fife Flyers Fife Flyers sponsored by Arnold Clark Mercedes-Benz are delighted to confirm the signing of Canadian forward, Liam Heelis. Heelis joins Flyers having just finished a Masters

Axemen great sets sights on Denmark

Thompson signs with Herlev Eagles He came, he saw, he dominated. And now he heads to Denmark to likely do the same for the Herlev Eagles. Axemen coach Darren Burns expressed his excitement for Thompson saying, “We are extremely excited

McFarland joins NHL ranks as Florida Panthers Assistant Coach

Axemen Alumnus & Former Captain hired in Florida Acadia alumnus Paul McFarland, who suited up for the Axemen from 2006-2010, has been named assistant coach with the NHL’s Florida Panthers. Axemen coach Darren Burns reflected on the Panthers hiring and

Alumnus Cazzola signs with EIHL’s Edinburgh

Capitals sign prolific forward Mike Cazzola A big #AcadiaU congratulations to alumnus Mike Cazzola who has signed a 2 year deal to play overseas with the EIHL’s Edinburgh Capitals! Even more impressive, Mike has enrolled at the Queen Margaret University

Midgley named Head Coach of the Halifax Mooseheads

Acadia Hockey ecstatic with selection The QMJHL’s Halifax Mooseheads announced today their new head coach, Jim Midgley. Valley hockey fans will remember Midgley from his days as an assistant coach with the Acadia Axemen from 2003-2007, along with the countless

Axemen alumnus Young named head coach of Jr A Wildcats

Coaching changes announced for Valley Wildcats hockey in Berwick Original Post – ©Gary Manning (file) BERWICK – There will be a new head coach calling the shots from the Valley Jr. A Wildcats’ bench next season. The Valley Wildcats Hockey

Axemen connection hoist Allan Cup

Coolen & Randell win 2017 Allan Cup with Grand Falls-Windsor Cataracts Congratulations to Acadia Axemen alumnus Travis Randell & former Axemen head coach Tom Coolen on winning the 2017 Allan Cup with the Grand Falls-Windsor Cataracts! Travis played for the

Cazzola named to ECHL All-Rookie Team

Axemen Alumnus stars in first ECHL season story courtesy of – Chuck Bailey – Komets Media Relations Published: April 5, 2017, 3:43 pm Updated: April 5, 2017, 6:46 pm FORT WAYNE, Ind. – The ECHL announced on Wednesday that