BIDDEFORD, Maine – The Castleton University rugby team dropped a 63-10 decision at the University of New England on Saturday evening at Barbara J. Hazard Field. Castleton falls to 0-6-1 during the 2017 campaign, while UNE is 5-1.
Following two successful tries by the Nor'Easters, Castleton's Veronica Arnone got the Spartans on the board with 29 seconds remaining in the first period to make it 14-5.
Savanah Graves scored the Spartan's other try of the evening with just 1:57 remaining in the fourth period. Following a failed conversion, the score stood at 51-10 in favor of the host.
The team's played five periods of 10 minutes each and seven-on-seven.
Castleton returns home to Alumni Field at 2 p.m. on Saturday for its penultimate contest of the 2017 season against Sacred Heart University.
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