Posts Tagged ‘Mike Rankin’

Men’s Basketball Getting Acclimated Early in 2017-18

Tuesday, November 7th, 2017

Following an 84-69 defeat to York College and a 105-84 victory over East-West University, the Saint Xavier men’s basketball team now boasts a 2-2 record on the 2017-18 season. Still adjusting to its new roster, the Cougars continue to learn where its deficiencies lie, as well as its strengths. “Our…
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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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Ellie Willging Stands Out as a National Champion for Saint Xavier

Thursday, October 5th, 2017

Humble, soft spoken and positive. Ellie Willging personifies what it means to be a champion. Saint Xavier’s standout runner reached the epitome of her sport last year. Named an NAIA All-American in both the 10K and 5K runs at the 2017 NAIA Outdoor Track and Field Championships, Willging finished her…
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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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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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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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