Burk, Beaton, Shannon inducted into Acadia Sports Hall of Fame
Acadia University celebrated the Acadia Sports Hall of Fame Induction ceremony on October 16, 2021 as part of Homecoming Weekend and welcomed football Axeman Bruce Beaton (’92, ’96), rugby Axewoman Andrea Burk (’06), and basketball Axeman Ed Shannon (’79) to the hall.
This edition of the AxeCast features former #AcadiaU basketball Axeman Shaquille Smith (’16), who chats about his time at Acadia and his achievements after graduation.
New Director of Athletics
Acadia University announced on Aug. 26, 2021 the hiring of Brian Finniss ('06) as the new Director of Athletics. Finniss played three seasons for the varsity men’s basketball team under then-Head Coach Dave Nutbrown.
The AxeCast features former @AcadiaFootball head coach Sonny Wolfe. From his first head coach position in 1984 with the Axemen to his return to McGill in 2007.