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Lax prepares to defend first NAC title

For the first time since joining the North Atlantic Conference, the men’s lacrosse team will have a target on its back going into tournament play. The Spartans will try to defend their 2010 conference title starting today.”We’re going to approach [the tournament] like any other games,” said junior attackman Sam […]

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Stockwell, the man behind the stats

All Castleton State College student athletes, employers, fans and anyone else who has entered the Spartan Athletic Complex knows the face of Ben Stockwell. Stockwell is director of Athletic Communications at Castleton and has been since March of 2013. He was promoted to the position after working as the Associate […]

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NAC champions – again!

With only 9.1 seconds left in regulation, and the score knotted up at 9-9 the Castleton Spartans women's lacrosse team pushed the ball in transition to find a goal from freshman Grace Johnson just before the sound of the buzzer. The Spartans stormed the field to celebrate their third consecutive […]

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Are CSC athletes dedicated in summer?

With Castleton spring sports coming to a close, that means summer is coming. But with summer fun comes other responsibilities for athletes to keep their bodies tuned for when they return in the fall. Some will likely come into camp in the fall out of shape and may not be […]

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Men’s lax falls short in NAC championship

Castleton went into the fourth quarter with a 10-7 lead but could not hold on as New England College outscored the Spartans 6-1 in the quarter to win the North Atlantic Conference Championship, 13-11 at Spartan Stadium on Friday night. "I give NEC a ton of credit for riding the […]

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Baseball team wins another crown

The Castleton baseball team claimed its fourth NAC title in seven years against Husson University Sunday at Spartan Stadium. But Castleton Head Coach Ted Shipley wasn’t as ecstatic as someone may be after a championship win when asked to react. "I guess relieved," said Shipley. "They’re all special, but once […]

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O’Connor builds a ‘family’ out of soccer team

John O’Connor set the standard for what was to come for Castleton State College soccer. In his first pre-season, coaching in a calm but confident tone, he reassured his new players with his knowledge and passion. That is what a leader of a family is all about. As long as […]

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Tennis team ends at 8-6

The Castleton State College men's tennis team ended the season on a good note, going 8-6 overall and 4-2 in the North Atlantic Conference. Head Coach Bruce Moreton, who has held the position for 14 years, was very proud of the team's success and said he had high expectations early […]

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Softball team swept by Husson in NAC championship game

The women's softball team traveled to Maine where they opened up playoff action and potentially ended their season all in the same weekend unless they get an ECAC bid into the NCAA tournament. Things were looking good for the Spartans winning the first three games against Lyndon State College, Thomas, […]