Alex Madsen, a four-year member of the Castleton University women’s volleyball team, was selected as a member of the class that traveled to the NCAA National Office in Indianapolis, Ind., for this year’s three-day program on Jan. 25-27.
Castleton University placed 25 student-athletes on the North Atlantic Conference All-Academic Team for Fall 2016, as the conference office announced Tuesday the 207 student-athletes throughout the league who were named to the squad.
As a member of the Castleton women’s volleyball team and an athletic training major, Sarah Wheeler said she had a lot to balance as a student-athlete. Nearly three years after turning her tassel beneath the pavilion, Wheeler is still juggling a heavy workload with her passion of volleyball.
The Castleton University athletics department gathered together Tuesday night, Dec. 6, at the Casella Theater for the Fall Athletic Awards Show, where the accomplishments of the school’s 10 fall programs were recognized.
Senior Cassidy Tedeschi capped her collegiate volleyball career the same way she started it, as she was voted Second Team All-North Atlantic Conference by the league coaches, announced Wednesday morning by the league office.
Lyndon State was able to win the important points in each set to defeat Castleton University, 3-0 (25-21, 26-24, 28-26), Saturday afternoon in the quarterfinals of the 2016 North Atlantic Conference Volleyball Tournament at Stannard Gymnasium.
The Castleton University volleyball team hits the road for its quarterfinal match of the 2016 North Atlantic Conference Volleyball Tournament Saturday, Oct. 29, facing the Lyndon State Hornets at Stannard Gymnasium beginning at 2 p.m.
The Castleton University volleyball team will honor its seniors as well as raise money and awareness for cancer research on the same night, hosting Norwich University in the annual Dig Pink match on Senior Night Wednesday, Oct. 26, starting at 7 p.m. at Glenbrook Gym.
Led by its three seniors on Senior Night, Castleton University fought back from a 2-1 match deficit to force a deciding fifth set, but Norwich University won the important points down the stretch, as the Cadets defeated the Spartans, 3-2 (19-25, 25-22, 25-19, 22-25, 15-12), Wednesday night in a non-conference collegiate volleyball contest at Glenbrook Gym.
Castleton University fought through a tough match against Johnson State College, winning the important points in each set for a 3-0 victory (25-21, 25-20, 25-20) over the Badgers before seeing a rally from a 2-0 deficit to Lyndon State College fall short in a 3-2 loss (25-18, 25-13, 22-25, 20-25, 15-12) to the Hornets Saturday in North Atlantic Conference volleyball action at the Eagle Dome.
The Castleton University volleyball team heads to Poultney, Vt., to close out the North Atlantic Conference (NAC) regular season, facing Johnson State at 10 a.m. and Lyndon State at 12 noon Saturday, Oct. 22, at the Eagle Dome on the campus of Green Mountain College.
Led by strong performances from several players, the Castleton University volleyball team overcame a slow start to defeat Green Mountain College, 3-1 (23-25, 25-15, 25-10, 25-20), Wednesday night in a North Atlantic Conference matchup at Glenbrook Gym.
The Castleton University volleyball team lost to Colby-Sawyer College, 3-1 (21-25, 25-14, 25-18, 25-11), and to Maine Maritime Academy, 3-0 (25-22, 25-13, 25-12), Saturday afternoon in North Atlantic Conference action at Glenbrook Gym.
After 10 straight matches away from home over the past month, the Castleton University volleyball team returns to Glenbrook Gym Saturday, Oct. 15, to host two matches as part of a North Atlantic Conference quad-match.
After leading Castleton in digs during a tri-match at Elms College Saturday, senior J’Leen Diaz has been named the North Atlantic Conference Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week, announced Monday by the league office.
After seeing its rally from a 2-0 deficit fall short in a five-set loss to Lesley University (25-11, 25-15, 24-26, 21-25, 15-12), the Castleton University volleyball team helped setter Alex Madsen become the all-time school record holder for assists as it defeated Elms College, 3-0 (25-17, 25-21, 25-20) Saturday afternoon in non-conference action at Picknelly Arena.
The Castleton University volleyball team heads to Chicopee, Mass., for a tri-match Saturday, Oct. 8, first facing Lesley University in a neutral site contest at 1 p.m. before taking on host Elms College at 3 p.m.
The Castleton University volleyball team split its first two North Atlantic Conference matches of the 2016 season, defeating Maine-Presque Isle, 3-0 (25-23, 25-22, 25-15), before losing to host Husson, 3-0 (25-16, 25-12, 25-13), Saturday afternoon at Newman Gym.
The Castleton University volleyball team opens its North Atlantic Conference schedule with two matches Saturday, Oct. 1, first facing Maine-Presque Isle in a neutral-site match at 12 noon before taking on host Husson at 4 p.m.
Proving it is one of the top serving teams in the country with 18 aces, the Castleton University volleyball team swept Southern Vermont College, 3-0 (25-23, 25-13, 25-19), Wednesday night in a non-conference match at the Mountaineer Athletic Center.
After losing to host school Bay Path, 3-1 (25-13, 25-16, 25-27, 25-18), the Castleton University volleyball team swept Johnson State, 3-0 (25-16, 25-7, 25-10), to earn a split of its matches Saturday at First Baptist Gym.
For the second straight week, the Castleton University volleyball team will play back-to-back matches on the road, traveling to Longmeadow, Mass., to face Bay Path and Johnson State Saturday at First Baptist Gym.
The Castleton University volleyball team split its two matches Saturday at Green Mountain College, defeating the host Eagles, 3-0 (25-10, 25-3, 25-14), before losing to Lyndon State College, 3-1 (25-18, 25-22, 22-25, 25-22).
Led by a 14-kill effort from Cassidy Tedeschi and a solid defensive effort by several players, Castleton University defeated SUNY Cobleskill, 3-1 (25-13, 25-17, 20-25, 25-20), Tuesday night in collegiate volleyball action at Glenbrook Gym.