NORTHFIELD, Vt. - The Spartans concluded their season with a 3-0 defeat at the hands of instate rival Norwich on Wednesday evening.
Castleton took a while to get going, falling 25-12 in the first set but coming back to score 18 in a 25-18 loss in the second. Norwich took the final set by a 25-12 margin as the loss dropped the Spartans to 1-19 for the season. The Cadets, meanwhile, improved to 14-9.
Sophomore Paige Lacey (Westerly, R.I.) did a bit of everything for Spartans, finishing with two kills, two assists, two service aces and eight digs. Senior Sarah Flore (Springfield, Vt.) also finished with eight digs while sophomores Ruth Tomlinson (Huntington, Vt.) and Nicole Valastro (So. Glens Falls, Vt.) each had two kills. Tomlinson also added a pair of aces and three digs.