Posts Tagged ‘Football’

Athlete Profile: Danny Saraocco and Jeff Cesario

Wednesday, November 29th, 2017

Over the weekend, the Cougar Football Team had their final game of the season against the Morningside Mustangs in Sioux City, Iowa.  This was quarter finals of the NAIA Football Championship Series and the Cougar unfortunately fell short.  They end the season with a 10-2 record, which is a massive…
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Cougars Erase Two Score Deficit and Complete Dramatic Double OT Win

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Trailing 23-9 at halftime, the Cougars managed fourteen unanswered points over the final 30 minutes of regulation to narrowly escape Bruce R. Deaton Memorial Field with a 30-29 double overtime victory over Olivet Nazarene University on Saturday. With the win, Saint Xavier was crowned MSFA Midwest conference champions and earned…
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Saint Xavier Overcomes Early Deficit in 41-28 Conference Victory

Wednesday, October 25th, 2017

After falling behind 21-7 in the first quarter, the No. 10 Cougars managed 34 unanswered points to ultimately propel themselves to a 41-28 victory over MSFA Mid-West foe Saint Ambrose University. The win improves Saint Xavier’s record to 6-1 overall and 2-0 in conference play. Sophomore quarterback Alex Martinez got…
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No. 10 Saint Xavier Overcomes Injury, Weather in First Conference Win

Friday, October 20th, 2017

Despite two separate weather delays that totaled three hours and six minutes, the No. 10 ranked Cougars defeated Trinity International 38-13 on a rain-soaked Bruce R. Deaton Memorial Field. The MSFA Mid-West win improves Saint Xavier’s record to 5-1 on the season and 1-0 in conference. Originally scheduled for 1:00…
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A Tale of Two Quarterbacks at Saint Xavier University

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Mike Feminis is beginning his 19th season as head coach of Saint Xavier football in 2017. Last year, the Cougars finished with a 5-6 record. It was the first time in 16 years Feminis’ group finished below .500. In an effort to avoid another disappointing season, Feminis was hard at…
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Athlete Profile: Defensive lineman Josh Wallick

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Homecoming 2017 came and went. Cougar Nation celebrated their friendships, good times, the beautiful weather, and so much more. They were especially celebrating the Cougar win against the Taylor University Trojans, 24-20. This game was neck and neck all the way until the end. It was the battle of the…
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No. 11 Saint Xavier Celebrates Homecoming Weekend with a Win

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017

Saint Xavier University students and alumni were treated to a 24-20 battle at Bruce R. Deaton Memorial field as the No. 13 Cougars defeated Taylor University on homecoming weekend. Entering Saturday’s contest, head coach Mike Feminis’ group ranked in the top five in total offense in the Mid-States Football Association…
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Athlete Spotlight: Defensive Back Robbie Brindley

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

The 2017 Homecoming bug is upon the Saint Xavier University Football team. This is the time to reconnect with old friends, welcome back fellow alumni, reminisce over the good old college days, and more importantly watch the big game. The Cougars have been doing extremely well in the season so far. They…
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SXU Falls Short in Lopsided Defeat to No. 1 University of Saint Francis

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

In a much-anticipated matchup between two top teams in the NAIA, the No. 11 Saint Xavier Cougars could not overcome an early 25-0 deficit as they fell to No. 1 University of Saint Francis on Saturday, 48-23. The Cougars traveled over 150 miles to Fort Wayne, Indiana with the hopes…
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A Sit-Down Interview With Running Back Esau Hemphill

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

The Saint Xavier University Football team is off to a great start in the 2017 season. Their leader, head coach Mike Feminis, is taking on his 19th season. The cougars are 3-0 on the young campaign. They travel for the “Ultimate Cougar Show-down” in Fort Wayne, Indiana facing the University…
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