Adam Newton swings the bat for the Colonels during a 2018 Division 1 playoff game.

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CASTLETON — Adam Newton singled to center in the 10th inning to drive in the winning run for the Castleton University baseball team in Friday’s thrilling 6-5 victory over UMass-Dartmouth.

The Brattleboro Union High School graduate went 2-for-4 on the day. The starting shortstop has six hits and four runs batted in during his sophomore season.

The Spartans (5-5) will host Plymouth State University on Tuesday at 3 p.m.