2017 Castleton Football News

  • Castleton Football to Host Prospect Day June 9
    April 17, 2018
    The Castleton University football coaching staff, led by head coach Tony Volpone, invites high school football players from the graduating classes of 2019 and 2020 (juniors and seniors entering fall 2018) to the Castleton Football Prospect Day.
  • Spartan Football Welcomes Third Round of Commitments
    April 05, 2018
    Tony Volpone, head coach of the Castleton University football team, is happy to announce that 10 more student-athletes have committed to attending the school and joining the football program starting in the fall of 2018 by making a deposit to secure their spot.
  • Castleton Football Continues to Add Commitments for Class of 2022
    March 13, 2018
    Tony Volpone, head coach of the Castleton University football team, and his staff are excited to announce six more commitments to the Class of 2022.
  • Spartan Football Celebrates 2017 Season at Annual Banquet
    March 05, 2018
    The Castleton University football team gathered with administrators, family members, and supporters Sunday morning for the annual banquet, once again taking place in Glenbrook Gym.
  • Castleton Football Announces First Commitments for Class of 2022
    March 01, 2018
    Tony Volpone, head coach of the Castleton University football team, is excited to announce the first series of commitments of the class of 2022 to the Spartan program.
  • Castleton Football Boasts 13 Representatives on ECFC All-Academic Team
    January 11, 2018
    The Castleton University football team led the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) with 13 representatives on the 2017 ECFC All-Academic Team, as the entire list of players was released Thursday by the league office.
  • Spartan Stadium to be Renamed in Honor of Dave Wolk
    December 01, 2017
    Castleton University’s Spartan Stadium will be renamed Dave Wolk Stadium in honor of his 16 years of visionary service as University President.
  • Castleton Athletics Recognizes Fall Sport Accomplishments
    November 27, 2017
    After a three-month period highlighted by two teams and one individual qualifying for NCAA national postseason competition, the student-athletes and coaches for the Castleton University fall sports gathered at Casella Theater Monday night to recognize the exemplary accomplishments of the season.
  • Eric Decker Named to NEFW All-New England Team
    November 27, 2017
    Senior offensive lineman Eric Decker of the Castleton University football team has been named to the 2017 New England Football Writers Division II/III All-New England Team, announced Sunday by the organization.
  • Three Spartans Receive First Team All-ECFC Honors
    November 16, 2017
    Three members of the Castleton University football team have been voted First Team All-ECFC by the coaches from the eight schools comprising the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference.
  • John Hamme Voted Onto CoSIDA Academic All-District Team
    November 16, 2017
    Junior John Hamme of the Castleton University football team has been voted onto the CoSIDA Academic All-District I football team for combining his performance on the field with his work in the classroom, announced Thursday by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).
  • Castleton Football Caps Winning Season With 49-21 Victory
    November 11, 2017
    Moe Harris capped a record-setting season, scoring three touchdowns, while Mitchell Caron threw two touchdown passes to lead Castleton University to a 49-21 victory over Alfred State College Saturday afternoon.
  • Spartans to Close Out 2017 Season at Alfred State
    November 10, 2017
    The Castleton University football team aims to finish with a winning record when it closes the 2017 season against Alfred State College in an Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) game Saturday, Nov. 11, starting at 1 p.m.
  • Jared Brockway Named ECFC Rookie of Week
    November 06, 2017
    Freshman wide receiver Jared Brockway has been named the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) Rookie of the Week, announced Monday morning by the league office.
  • Spartan Football Defeats Gallaudet on Senior Day
    November 04, 2017
    Castleton University earned 425 total yards of offense and held off a Gallaudet rally to defeat the Bison, 28-17, Saturday afternoon in the Spartans’ final home game of the 2017 season at Spartan Stadium.
  • Spartans Close Home Schedule Against Gallaudet Saturday
    November 03, 2017
    The Castleton University football team closes the 2017 home schedule Saturday, Nov. 4, against Gallaudet University in an Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) contest at Spartan Stadium scheduled for a 12 noon kickoff.
  • Castleton Football Loses at SUNY Maritime
    October 28, 2017
    The SUNY Maritime Privateers defeated the Castleton University Spartans Saturday afternoon in an Eastern Collegiate Football Conference contest at Reinhart Field.
  • Football Travels to SUNY Maritime for Key ECFC Contest
    October 27, 2017
    Coming off a thrilling victory last Saturday night, the Castleton University football team heads to SUNY Maritime to take on the Privateers Saturday, Oct. 28, in an Eastern Collegiate Football Conference contest starting at 1 p.m.
  • Spartans Rally for 17-14 Victory Over Bulldogs
    October 21, 2017
    Moe Harris collected 133 of his 200 rushing yards in the fourth quarter, including the game-winning touchdown with 2:34 remaining in regulation, as Castleton University defeated Dean College, 17-14, Saturday night in an Eastern Collegiate Football Conference game at Spartan Stadium.
  • Football Hosts ECFC Newcomer Dean College Saturday
    October 20, 2017
    Castleton University looks to get back on the winning track and extend its home winning streak to three games as it faces Dean College for the first time ever in an Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) matchup Saturday night, Oct. 21, starting at 6 p.m. at Spartan Stadium.
  • Castleton Football Loses at Husson
    October 14, 2017
    Husson University showed that it deserved to be picked as the preseason favorite in the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference, defeating Castleton University Saturday afternoon in an ECFC football contest at the Winkin Sports Complex.
  • Spartans Set for ECFC Clash with Husson Eagles
    October 13, 2017
    The Castleton University football team brings a three-game winning streak to Bangor, Maine, for its Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) contest against Husson University Saturday, Oct. 14, starting at 1 p.m. at the Winkin Sports Complex.
  • Caron, Morgan Earn ECFC Weekly Awards
    October 09, 2017
    Junior quarterback Mitchell Caron received ECFC Offensive Player of the Week honors and freshman kicker/punter Mike Morgan earned ECFC Special Teams Player of the Week recognition, announced Monday by the league office.
  • Spartans Outlast Mustangs on Late Touchdown Runs
    October 07, 2017
    In a back-and-forth affair that saw over 800 yards of total offense combined, Castleton University used two late touchdown runs by Moe Harris to defeat Mount Ida College, 35-31, Saturday afternoon in an Eastern Collegiate Football Conference contest at Spartan Stadium.
  • Football Hosts Mount Ida in Key ECFC Contest Saturday
    October 06, 2017
    Castleton University looks to extend its winning streak to three games when it hosts Mount Ida College in an Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) game at Spartan Stadium Saturday, Oct. 7, starting at 1 p.m.
  • Moe Harris Helps Spartans Run Away With 27-14 Victory
    September 30, 2017
    Moe Harris posted the second-highest single-game rushing total in Castleton football history, compiling 209 yards on the ground and scoring three touchdowns to lead the Spartans to a 27-14 victory over the Anna Maria College AMCATs Saturday afternoon in an Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) contest at AMCAT Field.
  • Football Begins ECFC Schedule Saturday at Anna Maria
    September 29, 2017
    Coming off a victory in its annual rivalry game and a bye week, the Castleton University football team begins the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) schedule Saturday, Sept. 30, at Anna Maria College, with kickoff at AMCAT Field set for 3 p.m.
  • Spartans Regain Maple Sap Bucket Trophy With 28-14 Win
    September 16, 2017
    In front of the third-largest crowd to attend a Castleton football game at Spartan Stadium, the Spartans used the running game and tough defense to defeat Norwich University, 28-14, Saturday night in the Battle for the Maple Sap Bucket Trophy.
  • Castleton Set for Homecoming Game Saturday Against Norwich
    September 15, 2017
    The Castleton University football team welcomes in-state rival Norwich University this Saturday, Sept. 16, in the annual Homecoming game and the Battle for the Maple Sap Bucket, with kickoff at Spartan Stadium scheduled for 6 p.m.
  • Jakob Trautwein Named ECFC Defensive Player of Week
    September 11, 2017
    Senior linebacker Jakob Trautwein has been named the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC) Defensive Player of the Week for his performance against Fitchburg State this past Saturday, Sept. 9.
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