Category: Alumni News

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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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

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Cazzola named to ECHL All-Rookie Team

Axemen Alumnus stars in first ECHL season story courtesy of wane.com – 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

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Benedict & Moyer set to clash in EIHL playoffs

Axemen Alumni faceoff overseas Two former Acadia Axemen teammates will square off in the EIHL playoffs beginning tonight April 1st, 2017. Russ Moyer and Brandon Benedict, both 34 years of age, were teammates for four years from 2003-04 to 2006-07

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Axemen alumnus appears on the Ellen Show

Matt Price Strength & Conditioning coach for the LA Kings Check out our former Acadia Axemen captain Matt Price as he makes an appearance on the Emmy award winning Ellen Show. Matt now serves as the Head Strength and Conditioning

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Acadia Alumnus Cazzola notches 3 points in 1st pro game

Mike Cazzola leads Fort Wayne to ECHL opening night win On Acadia University homecoming weekend 2016, Acadia alumnus Mike Cazzola couldn’t make the trek to his alma matter, as he was playing in his 1st regular season pro hockey game

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