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Men’s basketball splits weekend in MAine

  The men’s basketball team was in Maine over the past weekend to play Maine-Maritime and Husson University in consecutive nights. The Spartans defeated Maine-Maritime on Feb. 3 by a score of 77-58 to sweep the season series between the two teams. Castleton had two players in double digits. Mark […]

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Men off to Regional’s, women come up short

It’s early February and there isn’t any snow on the ground at Castleton State College. But while the winter season has called in sick so far, the Castleton men’s and women’s ski teams have been acting like it is business as usual this season, tearing up the slopes with the […]

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Castleton Athletics has had its ups and downs since the last issue of The Spartan came out. The men’s ice hockey team suffered back-to-back one goal losses to Plattsburgh State up at Plattsburgh. Since the two losses, the team is 4-1-1 with a tough 5-4 loss to UMass-Boston last Saturday. […]

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Spartans win last two games

In the Spartans’ two most recent games, they suffered one loss to UMass-Boston and drew a tie against Babson, both of which were Eastern College Athletic Conference games. On Feb. 3, the Spartans squared off with UMass-Boston, who they beat back in November 6-3. In the first 22 minutes of […]

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Men’s ice hockey starting off strong

The Castleton State College hockey team is off to its best start in history with a record of 10-1, and it proved that it can hang with the best of them last week despite losing to top-ranked Norwich 3-2. The game didn’t start so well for the Spartans as they […]

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CSC women’s hockey, pretty in pink

The Castleton State College hockey team is off to its best start in history with a record of 10-1, and it proved that it can hang with the best of them last week despite losing to top-ranked Norwich 3-2. The game didn’t start so well for the Spartans as they […]

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It’s been a semester full of excitement for the Spartans, with very little disappointment. Let’s get the bad stuff out of the way first.  The football team, under first year head coach, Marc Klatt, finished with an overall record of 4-6 and a conference record of 3-4. As the NFL […]

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Women’s Ice hockey 5-2 at winter break

After coming off an overtime win on the road against Southern Maine leading to a three-game winning streak, the Castleton women’s hockey team came home to host its annual Pink the Rink game against ECAC foe UMass-Boston. The Pink the Rink game was another game that came down to the […]

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CSC ski team looks to succeed in new conference

This year’s Castleton ski teams are undergoing a big change. They have moved from the Eastern Collegiate Ski Conference Thompson Division to the ECSC MacConnell Division of the U.S. Collegiate Ski Association. “Myself, Dale (Solotruck) and Deanna (Tyson) felt it was time to try to enter a division that would […]

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Men’s b-ball crushes Mariners

The men’s basketball team wrapped up its first semester of play with back-to-back wins this weekend, defeating Husson University and Maine Maritime. The Spartans defeated Husson 97-96 on Dec. 9. The victory ended a 13-game losing streak to Husson and marked the first victory against Husson since Castleton joined the […]