Author: Austin Crosier


Spartans drop two hard fought games

A rough week for the Spartans women’s soccer team saw two consecutive losses; one at home to Middlebury College and one on the road at Western Connecticut State University. The 3-0 loss at Dave Wolk Stadium to the Tigers of Middlebury College on Tuesday was more of a learning experience […]


From hockey to ringette

Castleton women’s ice hockey alumni Colleen Senecal and Brianna Stanford (Behmke), have been selected to compete for the United States at the 2019 World Ringette Championships in Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada. Both Senecal and Stanford played for Castleton in 2006-2007. After continuous training and tryouts in Michigan and Philadelphia, they […]


Soccer raises money for Grassroot Soccer

The Castleton men’s soccer program is getting ready to put on its 6th annual Grassroot Soccer 3v3 Pick Up Benefit Soccer Tournament. The event will take place on Sunday, Oct. 27 at Dave Wolk Stadium with check in starting at noon and games kicking off at 1 p.m. According to […]


Spinning away at CU

On a warm Friday afternoon in late September, Rowie Budde, a senior at Castleton University, decided to take a near life-long hobby out into the sun. With a bag of wool and big wooden spinning wheel over her shoulder, Budde set out to spend a few hours spinning her own […]


Dissecting Pink Floyd’s ‘The Wall’

One of the most powerful and influential things in my life is music. To me, music is therapy. When I’m down, music lifts me up. When I go on my 4-hour drive from Connecticut to Vermont, what gets me through is music. It’s such a huge part of my life. […]


She will be Christopher

It’s a Monday night and Jordan Thrane, a senior at Castleton University, is getting ready for auditions. She looks around and sees nine other boys auditioning for the role she wants; Christopher, a 15-year-old boy. Little did she know that later that night, Harry McEnerny, the director, would cast her […]


Castleton University runs on caffeine

Caffeine is something that most people enjoy having in their day to keep them moving – and Castleton University is no different. Freshman Sofia Garner drinks roughly two cups of coffee a day so that she can pay attention and not be lazy through her classes. She might also have […]


Student duo starts podcast

Among Castleton University’s clubs and organizations, there are few that have the privilege of reaching the entire campus within a matter of seconds. Castleton Internet Radio is a developing club that features students, professors and alumni broadcasting their passions to the entire student body. “I think that the Castleton Internet […]


Skating at ‘The Castle’

Sun was beaming down on the Castleton University skatepark when sophomore Andreas Stefanokis went for a boardslide on the down rail in the middle of the park. He surprised himself on his first attempt by actually landing on top of the rail but failed to connect his wheels to the […]

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The Yellow Deli is a college hotspot

There aren’t many places to eat at 2 a.m. on a Tuesday. For most college students, however, this is a prime time for the munchies to kick in. Thankfully for them, the Yellow Deli in Rutland is open 24 hours a day, five days a week. The small, quaint restaurant […]