BENNINGTON, N.H. – Castleton placed second in ECSC MacConnell Division action at Crotched Mountain on Saturday.
The Spartans trailed just defending Division champion Brown, who finished with at ime of 5:40.99. Castleton's time of 5:52.03 was more than a second ahead of Clarkson who took third (5:53.77). St. Anselm finished fourth on the day in 5:54.28.
Senior Blaire Hooper was the fastest Castleton skier on the day, taking fifth overall with her time of 1:55.16. Simona Croccolo was 11th overall in her time of 1:58.38 while freshman Elise Luce posted a career-best 12th in 1:58.49. Lisa Davis followed by finishing 17th and Rebecca Stodgell took 20th on the day.