Posts Tagged ‘Football’

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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No. 11 Saint Xavier Improves to 3-0 After Their First Shutout in Six Years

Wednesday, September 20th, 2017

A dominant defensive performance backed by a balanced offensive attack propelled Saint Xavier to a 45-0 victory over Lindenwood University-Belleville on Saturday night. The win marked the program’s first shutout since November 17, 2012 when they defeated No. 11 William Penn University 31-0. Transfer junior Justin Hunniford and sophomore Alex…
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A Tale of Two Quarterbacks at Saint Xavier

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Mike Feminis is beginning his 19th season as head coach of Saint Xavier University football. Last year’s 5-6 record marked the first time in 16 years the Cougars finished a campaign below .500. In an effort to avoid another disappointing season, Feminis was hard at work recruiting over 25 players…
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Saint Xavier Football Upsets #5 Marian on Opening Night

Wednesday, September 13th, 2017

Saint Xavier football entered week one of the 2017 regular season ranked twenty-fourth in the Coach’s Preseason Poll despite finishing last year with a losing record. It was the first year since 1999 that the Cougars finished a season with more losses than they had wins. Attached to the top-25…
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