ANTIGONISH – The St. FX men’s hockey team picked up a pair of wins over the weekend at home, dropping the Dal Tigers 5-2 and Saint Mary’s Huskies 5-4 in overtime.
On Friday against the Tigers Michael Kirkpatrick, Brennen Wray (2), Ted Stephens and Cory MacIntosh scored for the X-Men. Joseph Perricone made 27 saves in the win.
Saturday night against the second-place Huskies it took a shootout to determine the winner. Scoring in regulation for the X-Men were: Wray, Steven Kuhn, Jason Bast and Kirkpatrick. Stephens scored the only goal in the shootout for both teams.
Drew Owsley made 43 saves in the X-Men victory.
Next weekend the team is on the road against UPEI and UNB.