U MHKY: Clutch-time goals help Axemen survive Dalhousie scare

The Acadia Axemen take down the Dalhousie Tigers. Continue reading U MHKY: Clutch-time goals help Axemen survive Dalhousie scare

Hockey Axemen welcome Dalhousie, and three more AUS sports debut

Halifax, NS- Several AUS teams will be returning to action across four sports this weekend, in week two of the southern Nova Scotia exhibition bubble. Among them is a men’s hockey matchup Friday night between the Dalhousie Tigers and Acadia Axemen. The Tigers will get their first taste of post-pandemic hockey, travelling to Acadia to play the Axemen after the latter played at Saint Mary’s … Continue reading Hockey Axemen welcome Dalhousie, and three more AUS sports debut

MHKY: SMU Huskies outlast Acadia Axemen in U SPORTS “season opener”

Halifax, NS- In the first Acadia Axemen and Saint Mary’s Huskies meeting since last year’s AUS playoffs, they took everyone by surprise, staying away from the “shaking off the rust” cliche we’ve become accustomed to in the COVID-19 sports world.  That’s usually what we see from players after not playing any games for weeks, months or 337 days: rust.  Instead, everything was fast about this … Continue reading MHKY: SMU Huskies outlast Acadia Axemen in U SPORTS “season opener”

AUS cancels sanctioned winter competition

Halifax, N.S.- The AUS will not sanction a winter season or any conference championships for the 2020-2021 season. After an Oct. 15 announcement of the development of a Return-To-Play Committee, and thus a spark of optimism, the AUS was faced with challenges in the last couple of weeks. Those include delayed responses from the four provinces regarding their return to play plan and, of course, … Continue reading AUS cancels sanctioned winter competition