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Stone’s Sports Corner: NFL week one

Here we are again, a week out from NHL preseason, two weeks out from NBA preseason, NFL season has been kicked into high gear, and MLB’s regular season is getting close to the end and the race to the World Series is nearly ready to kick off. This time of […]

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Q&A: Kirsten Kruk back with tennis team

Back in July, Castleton University’s women’s tennis team brought in a new head coach, Kirsten Kruk, a former multi-sport athlete at Castleton. The former NAC First Team All-Conference star met Thursday to share her athletic experiences. Q. So, you were quite the star for the women’s tennis team here, and […]

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Sports bloopers: What the hell happened?

Well, the NFL season is officially underway and boy did week one deliver. We had some crazy highlights, and as we’ve come to expect, we also had a fair share of screwups. I’m here to tell you about the latter, so let’s do it. — So one of the takeaways […]

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Spartan football gears up for new season

Campus started to come back to life as the Castleton Football team began their pre-season camp on Aug. 11. Led by Head Coach Tony Valpone, the team is eager to take the next step to bring home their first championship.   The Spartans placed third in the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference, […]

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Stone’s Sports Corner: Offseason moves

 sports fan where the NFL, NHL and NBA are all getting ready to start up again.  The time of year when best friends can become enemies on Sundays because of the team they cheer for.  The time of year when adults can act like children if their team hit the […]

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Q&A column: Jessica Trudeau returns to CU

Castleton University’s volleyball team is welcoming a new head coach in the form of Castleton Alum Jessica Trudeau, who spent the past two seasons playing for the team she is now coaching. Trudeau sat down Thursday to share her unique story of becoming the next Spartan volleyball Head Coach. Q. […]

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Sports bloopers: What the hell happened?

Is it just me, or has this semester already gotten alarmingly stressful? Let’s sit back, relax, and check out some dumb moments by professional athletes while I tell you guys what the hell happened. — So first off, we have an incident at a practice between the L.A. Rams and […]

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What the hell happened? Sports bloopers

We’ve come to the end of the semester, which means this could possibly be the last batch of bloopers. Maybe it is, maybe it isn’t, I want to keep y’all guessing. Let’s roll. So I guess we’ve got the second coming of Barry Bonds.  At least that’s what the LA […]

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Batter up – What tunes do they walk-up to?

For a baseball player, whether you’re a pitcher or hitter, your walk-out song speaks volumes about you. You’re literally getting your own WWE-style entrance. It reflects your musical taste, while also telling the other team that you’re there to take care of business. It also gets you pumped up. The […]

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Returning to CU as a world champion

For Castleton University student Emily Harris, it still feels “weird” to be back on campus after leaving Castleton almost spontaneously for one of the biggest opportunities of her life.  And her trip proved to be worth it: In her suitcase back to the States, she brought a gold medal from […]