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Women dominate court

    On Sept. 24 the Castleton State College women’s tennis team won at home against Colby-Sawyer College. The Lady Spartans swept the competition, winning each of their nine matches. Castleton dominated their opponents in singles. First Michelle Podnecky continued her winning streak for the season; she’s now 8-0 in […]

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Volleyball hungry for a win

The Castleton State College women’s volleyball team had a tough weekend in Massachusetts, dropping two matches played on Sept. 24 against Mount Holyoke and Elms College. It was a rough three-set match with Mount Holyoke as Castleton went down in straight sets. Nicole Valastro, Alyssa Sherman, Sarah Wheeler and Grace […]

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Men’s soccer rolls to victory in second half

He moved like he had seen the future and knew where each shot was going to be. Every time the net appeared open and a shot was fired, he barreled into the picture, making one acrobatic save after another, thwarting the Castleton men’s soccer team’s chance at taking the lead. […]

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Spartans beat NEC 5-0, improve to 3-0 in NAC

The women’s soccer team improved their season record to 7-3 recently with a whopping 3-0 record in the Northern Atlantic Conference. After having five games within the last two weeks, losing only one, coach Chris Chapdelaine said he’s happy with the team. “We’re progressing,” says Chapdelaine. “We’re really focusing on […]

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Banfield leads CSC at Williamstown

  Castleton’s golf team was in action this weekend at the Williams Invitational in Williamstown, Mass. Senior Will Banfield led the Spartan’s to a 16th place finish at the invite. Banfield posted a first round score of 77 on the par 71 course and finished the second day with a […]

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Field hockey wins first NAC game of the season

  Having only a 2-5 overall record, the Spartan field hockey team started off its conference play with a 6-2 victory against New England College, making them 1-0 in the Northern Atlantic Conference.  “It’s pivotal that we’re starting off the conference this way,” said coach Tammy Landon. “We know we […]

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Klatt takes gamble and wins

  Emotions ran high on Sept. 24 at Spartan Stadium when the Spartans won their homecoming game 56-52 against Anna Maria College. Offences dominated the high-scoring game with Castleton totaling 624 yards and Anna Maria totaling 530 yards. “I feel like we finally tied everything together and showed what we […]

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Sports talk

Welcome to another year of Castleton State College athletics! I’m just as excited as all of you to see our athletes in action. After winning the North Atlantic Conference last year, look for the women’s soccer team to repeat as NAC champs this season. With nine returning starters, the Spartans […]

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Lady Spartans wear sweatbands for Diane Wolk

 Every time the women’s soccer team takes the field for a game, they wear Castleton’s colors of green and white. But this season they’ve added a hint of purple. On each player’s left arm you will see a purple sweatband with a Spartan logo on it. The band represents the […]

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Field Hockey season off to a rocky start

It was a rough start for the Spartan field hockey team as it kicked off its season with a 1-4 record, suffering losses at the hands of Skidmore College, the University of New England, Plymouth State and Mount Holyoke. The team’s only win came on Sept. 11 as it defeated […]