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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 […]

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CSC women’s basketball off to a good start

The Castleton women’s basketball team is off to a good start this season, sitting at 3-1 in North Atlantic Conference play and 6-2 overall. This past weekend, the Spartans notched one victory while suffering a tough loss in overtime in their big conference weekend. Castleton maintained control through most of […]

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What is there that you cannot say about Courtney Chadburn? She has led the women’s soccer team to two-straight North Atlantic Conference titles, she has scored at least 20 goals a season since coming to Castleton in 2008, and she also holds the record for most goals scored at Castleton […]

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Spartans look to dominate NAC

The women’s basketball team looks to continue its winning ways this season with a number one ranking in the North Atlantic Conference . “We expect to get every team’s best effort,” head coach Tim Barrett said. “Because we are ranked number one, we have a sort of target on our […]

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Women’s hockey gets first win of the season

The Castleton State College women’s hockey team split its home-opening weekend with a loss to Norwich University and a shutout victory over St. Michaels College. On their home opener Friday, Nov. 4, the Spartans lost a big one against an always-tough Norwich team. The Cadets topped the Spartans 4-0, keeping […]

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Husson defeats Spartans in NAC finals

The Field Hockey team’s season ended abruptly on Nov.2 as they lost to Husson University in the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) semifinals 1-0 Oct. 2 at Spartan stadium.  Husson didn’t wait to score the game’s first and only goal as Sabrina Vaillancourt scored 4:44 into the game on an assist […]

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Big hopes for men’s hoops

Despite losing key offensive players, Coach Paul Culpo has high expectations for men’s basketball squad this season.          “The team looks great.  Everyone has been working hard.  It is a great group to coach,” Culpo said.      The Spartans held a 15-12 record last season, and they made it all […]

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Spartans football season cones to a close

Saturday Nov. 12 the Spartans lost to the Mount Ida Mustangs 34-54, marking the end of the Spartans third season. Many Castleton players were at the top of Eastern Collegiate Football Conference statistics. Junior quarterback Shane Brozowski completed 233 passes for 2682 yards for the season. His go-to receiver was […]

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The girl behind the goals

As the through ball from teammate Hilary Cooke split the two Husson defenders, Courtney Chadburn made the one-time shot, bending it like Beckham to put it right over the goalie’s hands and into the back of the net. Instantly she ran to the corner flag and began shimmying into her […]

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Women repeat as NAC Champs

The women’s soccer team’s 2011 season finally came to an upsetting end on Nov 12, as it was defeated 3-1 in the first round of the NCAA tournament against Amherst College. At the end of the first half, Amherst was leading by a score of 3-0. However, 12 minutes into […]