2017 Castleton Football News

  • 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.
  • Fitchburg State Pulls Away With Victory Over Spartan Football
    September 09, 2017
    After Castleton University tied the game early in the fourth quarter, Fitchburg State scored three unanswered touchdowns to defeat the Spartans, 31-10, Saturday night in Castleton’s home opener at Spartan Stadium.
  • Castleton Opens Home Schedule Under Lights at Spartan Stadium
    September 08, 2017
    For the first time in five years, the Castleton University football team will host a night game at Spartan Stadium, welcoming the Fitchburg State Falcons for a 6 p.m. kickoff Saturday, Sept. 9.
  • Spartan Football Drops Season Opener at Plymouth State
    September 02, 2017
    The Castleton University football team fell to Plymouth State University, 31-7, in the 2017 opener for both squads Saturday afternoon at Currier Field.
  • Second Round of Castleton Football Jersey Auction Underway
    August 30, 2017
    The Castleton football program once again invites its alumni, fans, and community members to bid on game-worn Spartan football jerseys, with the proceeds benefitting the football team.
  • Castleton Football Ready for 2017 Season
    August 29, 2017
    Spartans face Plymouth State in traditional season opener; three night games highlight 2017 slate
  • Castleton Football Picked to Finish Fourth in ECFC Preseason Poll
    August 22, 2017
    Coming off its third consecutive winning season within the Eastern Collegiate Football Conference (ECFC), Castleton University has been picked to finish fourth in 2017, as the conference coaches preseason poll was released Tuesday by the league office.
  • On-Sale Dates Set for Castleton Football Season, Single Game Tickets
    August 17, 2017
    Online sales for season tickets to begin Tuesday, Aug. 22; single game tickets to go on sale online starting Friday, Aug. 25
  • Castleton Football Hosting Jersey Auction to Support Program
    July 10, 2017
    With new jerseys slated to be worn starting in the 2017 season, the Castleton football program is inviting its alumni, fans, and community members to bid on game-worn Spartan football jerseys, with the proceeds benefitting the football team.