Category: Game Recaps

Axemen strong down the stretch, defeat Panthers 7-5

Leier notches 4 pts in win By Thomas Becker  The Acadia Axemen surrendered their lead three times, but held the Panthers down long enough to escape the Island with a 7-5 win Saturday night.  Subway Player of the Game Samuel Fioretti scored the game’s

No. 2 ranked UNB pick up 7-2 win over No. 6 Acadia

Harper with 2 pts in loss FREDERICTON, N.B. – One week after suffering a 3-2 overtime loss in Wolfville, the UNB Varsity Reds handed the Acadia Axemen a 7-2 loss.  Freshman forward Kris Bennett(Brampton, ON) scored twice and added three assists to

Axemen declaw Panthers in 8-2 win

8 different goal scorers for Acadia in the win WOLFVILLE, N.S. – The Acadia Axemen (4-1-1) ended their weekend on a high note, defeating the UPEI Panthers (2-4-0) 8-2, while extending their winning streak to three games. Acadia’s rookies had

Axemen hand U SPORTS No. 1 UNB first loss of season

Steeves stops 42 shots in Acadia victory WOLFVILLE, N.S. – The Acadia Axemen (4-1-1) got off to a strong start for the double-header, defeating the U SPORTS No. 1 ranked UNB Varsity Reds (4-1-1) 3-2 in OT . The game

Axemen squeek out OTSO 3-2 win over Dal

Farrell with SO winner, Leier with 2 assists WOLFVILLE, N.S – Homecoming weekend got off to a good start for the Axemen faithful on Friday night. On a night that saw the raising of a banner in honour of former

Axemen comeback stifled with late game winner by X-Men

Acadia 3rd period rally falls short Antigonish, NS – The U SPORTS No. 4 ranked StFX X–Men edged the No. 6 ranked Acadia Axemen by a 5-4 score Wednesday evening at the Charles V. Keating Centre. For the second time in a week, the Axemen have been on the short end

Axemen improve to 1-0-1 with 5-3 win vs Dal

Farrell leads the way with 4 points HALIFAX, N.S. – The puck has dropped on the start of the 2017-2018 AUS men’s hockey season in an action packed weekend as the Acadia Axemen visited the Dalhousie Tigers as part of the Tigers home opener, Saturday

StFX spoils Axemen home opener with 5-4 OTSO win

Acadia Earns a Point After Trailing by 4 WOLFVILLE, N.S. – The Acadia Axemen (0-0-1) were unable to complete what would have been an epic comeback in their home opener on Friday night against the StFX X-Men (1-0-0), losing 5-4

Axemen return winless from NCAA exhibition games

Acadia prepares for season opener this week In two exhibition games scheduled this past weekend against NCAA opponents, the Axemen returned home with losses against UMass-Lowell River Hawks (4-2) and UMaine Black Bears (3-1).   Axemen head coach Darren Burns

Axemen improve to 2-1 with 5-1 win vs Dal

Harper leads the way with 2 goals for Acadia WOLFVILLE, N.S. – The Acadia Axemen kept their hot pre-season play alive on a humid Tuesday night in Wolfville, beating the Dalhousie Tigers 5-0. Veteran Axemen goaltender Robert Steeves, named the