2017 News

  • Women's Tennis Falls to Husson in NAC Semifinals
    October 07, 2017
    The third-seeded Eagles of Husson University avenged a regular season loss to second-seeded Castleton with a 6-2 triumph in Saturday’s NAC semifinal. The Eagles will play Colby-Sawyer in the finals after improving to 7-3 on the season. Castleton ends the fall with a 9-5 record.
  • Purdy Named Top Coach; Five Spartans Earn All-NAC Honors
    October 04, 2017
    Six members of the Castleton University women’s tennis team received recognition from the North Atlantic Conference by being named to the 2017 All-Conference team. Rob Purdy led the way for the Spartans by earning Coach of the Year honors.
  • Castleton Tabbed No. 2, Will Face Husson In NAC Tournament Opener
    October 02, 2017
    The Castleton University women’s tennis team has been named the No. 2 seed in the upcoming season-ending North Atlantic Conference championship, which was made official by the conference office on Monday evening.
  • Castleton Strong Arms Johnson State 8-1
    September 30, 2017
    Wrapping up its regular season with a dominating 8-1 win over host Johnson State College, the Castleton University women’s tennis team has earned a place in the North Atlantic Conference championship. Tournament seeds are to be confirmed and released early next week.
  • Spartans Head To Johnson State In Regular-Season Finale
    September 28, 2017
    Following an absolutely dominant showing its last time out, Castleton travels to northern Vermont for a North Atlantic Conference battle against Johnson State.
  • Spartans Travel To Lyndon State For Dual
    September 27, 2017
    The Castleton University women’s tennis team heads out on the road for their final two matchups of the regular season, in search of a return trip to the North Atlantic Conference championship. During 2016, the Spartans fell in the first round of the postseason tournament to eventual champion Colby-Sawyer College.
  • Spartan Women's Tennis Stifles Lyndon State
    September 27, 2017
    The Castleton University women’s tennis team cruised to a 9-0 victory over host Lyndon State in their penultimate match of the regular season on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Kruk Named NAC Player of the Week
    September 25, 2017
    Kirsten Kruk of the Castleton University women’s tennis team earned North Atlantic Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week recognition for the week ending Sept. 24.
  • Spartans Overwhelm Terriers To Improve to 4-1 In NAC Play
    September 24, 2017
    The Castleton University women’s tennis team defeated the visiting Thomas College Terriers 9-0 at the Castleton Courts on Sunday afternoon. Castleton improves to 7-4 overall while moving to 4-1 in the North Atlantic Conference. The Terriers fall to 2-5 and 2-3 in league action.
  • Women's Tennis Breezes By Visiting Husson
    September 23, 2017
    The Spartans swept doubles before claiming five of six singles matches to earn an 8-1 conference victory over visiting Husson University on Saturday afternoon.
  • Women's Tennis Opens Conference Weekend Against Husson
    September 21, 2017
    After bouncing back from two-straight losses, Castleton downed conference-opponent Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts – 8-1 – on Tuesday. The Spartans improved to 2-1 in the North Atlantic Conference heading into this weekend’s league doubleheader with Husson University and Thomas College.
  • Castleton Rebounds, Cruises Past MCLA
    September 19, 2017
    The Castleton University women’s tennis team rebounded with a resounding 8-1 victory over North Atlantic Conference rival Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. Castleton improves to 5-4 and 2-1 in the league, while the Trailblazers fall to 2-3 and 2-2 in the conference.
  • Castleton Drops Match To The Sage Colleges
    September 17, 2017
    The Castleton University women’s tennis team dropped its second-straight road contest by a score of 8-1 to the Sage Colleges on Sunday afternoon. Castleton falls to 4-4 on the year, while Sage moves to 5-1.
  • Castleton Falls; Snaps Two-Match Winning Streak
    September 13, 2017
    The Castleton University women’s tennis team fell 9-0 to the five-time defending conference champion Colby-Sawyer College Chargers on Wednesday evening. Castleton is now 4-3 and 1-1 in the NAC, while Colby-Sawyer is 5-0 and 3-0 in league play.
  • Women's Tennis Rolls Past Green Mountain
    September 12, 2017
    The Castleton University women’s tennis team defeated the Green Mountain College Eagles 9-0 on Tuesday at the Castleton Courts. Castleton improves to 4-2 on the year and 1-0 in the conference, while the Eagles are 1-4 and 0-1.
  • Nadler Claims NAC Women's Tennis Weekly Award
    September 11, 2017
    Megan Nadler of the Castleton University women’s tennis team earned North Atlantic Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week for the week ending Sept. 10.
  • Women's Tennis Drops Just Two Games In Victory
    September 09, 2017
    The Castleton University women’s tennis team was ruthless on the way to a shutout 9-0 victory over the Lyndon Hornets on Saturday afternoon at the Castleton Courts.
  • Nadler, Bannister & Kruk Win In Spartan Loss
    September 07, 2017
    The Castleton University women’s tennis team fell by a final tally of 7-2 to the Plymouth State Panthers on Thursday afternoon in its third straight match at the Grand Slam Tennis Arena. Castleton falls to 2-2 on the year, while Plymouth State rises above .500 at 2-1.
  • Castleton Earns Dominating Victory At Home
    September 05, 2017
    The Castleton University women’s tennis team defeated the Green Mountain College Eagles 8-1 on Tuesday afternoon at Grand Slam Tennis Arena. Castleton improves to 2-1, while the Eagles begin the season with a loss.
  • Women's Tennis Drops Match Versus Plattsburgh
    September 03, 2017
    The Castleton University women’s tennis team dropped its first match of the season, 6-3 to the Plattsburgh State Cardinals on Sunday afternoon. Castleton is now 1-1 on the season, following the loss at the Grand Slam Tennis Arena in downtown Rutland, while Plattsburgh stays unscathed at 2-0.
  • Women's Tennis Opens Season With Victory
    September 01, 2017
    The Castleton University women’s tennis team defeated Johnson State College – 7-2 – on Friday afternoon in the team’s first contest of the season. Castleton is now 1-0 on the year, while Johnson State falls to 0-1.
  • Spartans Eye Return To 10-Win Mark In 2017
    August 31, 2017
    Following a season where the Castleton University Women’s Tennis team did not appear in the year-end championship for the first time in the last 11 editions, the Spartans look to make a return to their prior standing.
  • Women's Tennis Releases 2017 Slate
    August 23, 2017
    CASTLETON, Vt. – The Castleton University women’s tennis team released its 2017 schedule on Wednesday afternoon. It features five home contests to open the slate, before the Spartans head out on the round.