Coach Mike Feminis (middle) with 2012 Cougar Award winner Nick Pesek (left) and MVP Jimmy Coy (right)
Coach Mike Feminis (middle) with 2012 Cougar Award winner Nick Pesek (left) and MVP Jimmy Coy (right)
Football - Mon, Jan. 14, 2013

CHICAGO - The Saint Xavier University football program held its annual postseason banquet on Sunday, January 13, at the DoubleTree Hotel in Alsip, Ill.  Nearly 225 people attended the event and the annual season awards were recognized and distributed.  Some of the highlights and key awards included junior Nick Pesek winning the 2012 Cougar Award, senior Jimmy Coy winning the team's Most Valuable Player (MVP) award and the announcement of the 2013 SXU captains (Zach Dolph, Jacob Ghinazzi, Tim Ladd, Dave Marciano and Nick Pesek).  It was also announced that the Cougars will move over to the Mid-States Football Association (MSFA) Midwest League next season and open the 2013 campaign with a home crossover game against the 2012 NAIA National Champion Marian University Knights.