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The first couple of weeks are done and the small college with a big heart is doing well on the athletic fields and trails, but the question I ask is can they keep it up?             The Spartans put on an offensive showcase in a 35-7 bruising of Plymouth State. […]

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Spartans improve 4-0

Starting off their season strong, the Spartans men’s soccer team won a tournament championship at SUNY Potsdam. “We went in saying that if we didn’t win the tournament, it was not acceptable,” said head coach John Werner. The Spartans were able to take the semi-final victory against Hilbert College by […]

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Softball season ends 15-1 in NAC

On Saturday, April 28 the Castleton softball team’s season came to a close when it lost in the double-elimination North Atlantic Conference semifinals as they lost 4-0 to Husson. While the team did not take home the championship, it was a historic and successful season for the Spartans, who went […]

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Women’s lax wins NAC East

After an outstanding performance by the women’s lacrosse team, the Spartans defeated New England College by a score of 19-10 for the North Atlantic Conference East Division title for the first time under their new head coach, Mary Kate Scardillo. “It’s exciting. The girls played really well today,” said Scardillo. […]

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Athletes dodge balls for good cause

Stuck in Glenbrook Gymnasium for 41 hours with the same 20 people may sound like a challenge. Throw 41 hours of continuous games of dodge ball into the mix, and you’ve got Castleton State College attempting to break a Guinness World Record for the longest dodge ball marathon. Besides attempting […]

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Men’s lax destroys Thomas 24-2

Castleton State College freshman Zach Davidson scored 11 goals and dished out one assist to lead the Spartans to a 24-2 win over Thomas College in North Atlantic Conference East Division men’s lacrosse quarterfinal action on Friday. Davidson set two program records with his performance. With his fifth goal in […]

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Baseball fights back, wins NEAC East

With two outs, the tying run on third and the North Eastern Athletic Conference East Division championship on the line, Castleton’s Tyler Erickson came to the set position on the mound. With all eyes on him, Erickson delivered the pitch to the plate. The sound of a ping echoed across […]

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Softball season ends 15-1 in NAC

On Saturday, April 28 the Castleton softball team’s season came to a close when it lost in the double-elimination North Atlantic Conference semifinals as they lost 4-0 to Husson. While the team did not take home the championship, it was a historic and successful season for the Spartans, who went […]

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Sports Talk

First of all I would like to issue an apology to the teams that traveled from Maine to Castleton for their respective playoff games. I am sorry that our Spartans completely annihilated your teams. We outscored you 79-17 this weekend, and I feel bad that you traveled all that way […]

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Mazzola scores 100 career goals

As the morning began, Angelica “Anjay” Mazzola cooked herself breakfast in her home in Long Island. At the young age of just 12, she began cooking the eggs for herself, as the rest of her family awakens. Known as “the breakfast chef” of her family, she would take requests to […]