2016-17 News

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    December 06, 2016
    Fall Athletics Awards Show Recognizes Top Performances The Castleton University athletics department gathered together Tuesday night, Dec. 6, at the Casella Theater for the Fall Athletic Awards Show, where the accomplishments of the school’s 10 fall programs were recognized.
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    October 29, 2016
    Women’s Rugby Battles UNE Nor’easters in Season Finale The Castleton University women’s rugby team showed improved defense and confidence throughout its season finale, but the University of New England put together enough offensive opportunities to defeat the Spartans, 55-5, late Saturday afternoon at Alumni Field.
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    October 28, 2016
    Rugby Closes Inaugural NCAA Season Saturday with Senior Day The Castleton University women’s rugby team finishes its inaugural season as an NCAA varsity program Saturday, Oct. 29, against the University of New England starting at 4 p.m. at Alumni Field.
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    October 23, 2016
    Spartan Women’s Rugby Falls to Defending National Champion Quinnipiac University showed why it won the national championship in women’s rugby last season and is a contender to repeat this year, defeating Castleton University Sunday afternoon at Alumni Field.
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    October 21, 2016
    Castleton Women’s Rugby Back Home for Sunday Contest After four consecutive road matches, the Castleton University women’s rugby team plays its first home contest since Sept. 18, welcoming Quinnipiac University to Alumni Field Sunday, Oct. 23, starting at 2 p.m.
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    October 15, 2016
    Women’s Rugby Ends Road Schedule with Loss at Bowdoin The Castleton University women’s rugby team lost to Bowdoin College Saturday afternoon at Pickard Rugby Field.
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    October 13, 2016
    Castleton Women’s Rugby Plays Final Road Match Saturday The Castleton University women’s rugby team completes a stretch of four straight road matches this Saturday, Oct. 15, when it heads to Brunswick, Maine, to face the Bowdoin College Polar Bears starting at 11 a.m. at Pickard Rugby Field.
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    October 08, 2016
    Castleton Women’s Rugby Loses to Molloy College The Castleton University women’s rugby team broke through on the scoreboard for the first time this season in a road contest, but it was not enough as Molloy College picked up a 57-5 victory Saturday afternoon at Cedar Creek Park.
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    October 07, 2016
    Castleton Rugby Continues Road Swing at Molloy Saturday The Castleton University women’s rugby team continues its four-match road swing Saturday, Oct. 8, traveling to Cedar Creek Park in Seaford, N.Y., for a rematch with the Molloy College Lions starting at 1 p.m.
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    September 30, 2016
    Women’s Rugby Loses at University of New England The Castleton University women’s rugby team lost to the University of New England, 91-0, Friday evening at Hazard Field.
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    September 25, 2016
    Castleton Women’s Rugby Loses to Sacred Heart The Castleton University women’s rugby team lost to Sacred Heart University, 56-0, Sunday afternoon at Campus Field.
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    September 23, 2016
    Castleton Rugby to Face Sacred Heart in Rematch Sunday The Castleton University women’s rugby team opens a four-match road swing in Fairfield, Conn., this Sunday, Sept. 25, when it faces Sacred Heart University for the second time in three weeks.
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    September 18, 2016
    Castleton Women’s Rugby Loses to Molloy College The Castleton University women’s rugby team continued to show improvement in its inaugural NCAA season, but Molloy College was able to earn a 45-10 victory over the Spartans Sunday afternoon at Alumni Field.
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    September 16, 2016
    Women’s Rugby Caps Homecoming Weekend with Sunday Match The Castleton University women’s rugby team will conclude this weekend’s Homecoming festivities with a home match against Molloy College Sunday, Sept. 18, starting at 12 noon at Alumni Field.
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    September 10, 2016
    Spartans Downed by Sacred Heart in Home-Opener The Castleton women’s rugby team got out to an early lead, but it didn’t stand as Sacred Heart came back for a 45-10 victory on Saturday afternoon at Alumni Field.
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    September 03, 2016
    Spartans Fall at Norwich The Castleton University women’s rugby team fell to Norwich University 127-0 in each team’s 2016 season opener on Saturday afternoon at the Norwich University Dog River Rugby Pitch.