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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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The Spartan field hockey team made history on Oct. 23, 2011 by beating the Husson Eagles 4-2, going a perfect 9-0 in NAC play. Grabbing the number one seed in the NAC tournament, the Spartans beat Lasell College 4-0 in their opening round of the playoffs and advanced to the […]

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CSC alumni finds job after graduation

Mary Kate Scardillo came to Castleton for school, but came out of it with a career. Scardillo earned a Masters of Arts in Education here at Castleton and was also a graduate assistant for the women’s lacrosse team.   But now she is the head coach for the volleyball and […]

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Men’s soccer wins, advance to NAC semifinals

The Castleton men’s soccer team is heading to its 10th straight North Atlantic Conference semifinal game after it defeating Colby-Sawyer 3-1 in the quarterfinal game at Spartan Stadium on Oct. 30. “It was a good win,” coach John Werner said.  “I thought we were great early, but we were controlling […]

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Women’s volleyball finishes season at 1-19

After coming off its first win of the season, the Castleton State College Volleyball team had a pair of tough losses when it had its last home games against Colby-Sawyer and Maine Farmington on Oct. 22, losing in straight sets. In the match against Colby-Sawyer, the Spartans held their own […]

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Spartans put the Terriers in the dog house

The women’s soccer team continues to plow through its competition, continuing an eight-game winning streak. On Oct. 19, the Spartans defeated Johnson State by a score of 1-0. After playing a scoreless first half, it was only early in the second half when the Spartans scored the game-winning goal to […]

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Bison offense crushes Castleton

Tailgaters and fans sported blankets and sipped on hot chocolate this past Saturday when Castleton hosted the Gallaudet Bison at Spartan Stadium at noon. Castleton’s defense buckled under the pressure of Gallaudet’s quick option offense that accumulated 674 total offensive yards breaking the team’s previous record. The final score was […]