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Goalie gives St. F.X. X-Men Hope in CIS hockey title hunt

Goalie gives St. F.X. X-Men Hope in CIS hockey title hunt

As a rookie backup goalie last season, Brandon Hope appeared in only four games with the St. Francis Xavier X-Men. This season, the sophomore is the incumbent in goal and has won four straight pre-season and regular-season games heading into the X-Men's road game Friday night at Saint Mary's.
Capers remember Ruiz with memorial tournament, scholarship

Capers remember Ruiz with memorial tournament, scholarship

Debbie Ruiz had been gone from the Cape Breton Capers for close to a decade when she died of cancer earlier this year. But she was never forgotten by her coach, her former teammates and those who watched her play.
X-Men running back Socholotiuk chasing milestone

X-Men running back Socholotiuk chasing milestone

If you don't know the name Jordan Socholotiuk, or can't spell it, that's OK. But he's got a chance to be a 1,000-yard rusher for the St. Francis Xavier X-Men.
Mooseheads' road woes continue with 3-0 loss to Titan

Mooseheads' road woes continue with 3-0 loss to Titan

The Halifax Mooseheads dropped their third straight road game Wednesday night, falling 3-0 to the Acadie-Bathurst Titan. Reilly Pickard kicked out 26 shots to preserve the victory for Acadie-Bathurst and preserve Halifax's record of futility away from home.

Injured hockey player released from hospital

A player injured seriously in a hockey game on Sunday in Trenton has been released from hospital.
Three Mooseheads set to represent Canada

Three Mooseheads set to represent Canada

Three rookies with the Halifax Mooseheads, including Truro defenceman Jared McIsaac, are among 66 players selected to play for Canada in the upcoming World Under-17 Hockey Challenge.
CHRIS COCHRANE: Ownership will determine NBL fate in Sydney

CHRIS COCHRANE: Ownership will determine NBL fate in Sydney

When Tyrone Levingston arrived in Sydney in late May of 2015, he brought with him an ambitious plan.
Nate Darling set to embark on NCAA hoops career

Nate Darling set to embark on NCAA hoops career

Nate Darling will always be the guy who scored 50 points in the gold-medal final to beat Ontario at the Canadian under-17 basketball championship in Halifax in 2015. Now the 18-year-old Bedford native is out to make new memories for himself and his home province in the NCAA.
Sidney Crosby feeling 'pretty good' after concussion scare

Sidney Crosby feeling 'pretty good' after concussion scare

Pittsburgh Penguins captain told reporters Tuesday he got tangled up in a practice on Friday, leading to some concussion symptoms on the weekend.
Mooseheads use third-period collapse as motivation to earn OT win over Olympiques

Mooseheads use third-period collapse as motivation to earn OT win over Olympiques

The Halifax Moosheads had just a blown a three-goal lead when Nico Hischier and Co. decided enough was enough. 'Everyone on the bench was angry,' recalled the rookie Mooseheads forward.