Each weekday, the athletics department will be releasing "Senior Day" profiles for all of our spring student-athletes. For a full list of profiles, please click HERE
Today's profile is on MCLA Men's Tennis standout Nick Castle
Castle is a two sport standout at MCLA having competed in Men's Soccer as well as Tennis. He competed in three seasons for the Men's Tennis program. Castle was regular in the Trailblazer lineup as both a singles and doubles competitor.
He was effective in NAC competitions sporting a .500 singles record and recorded a 6-4 mark in overall doubles last season. In his lone appearance before the season was cut short in 2020, he earned a pair of points in the Trailblazers season opening victory.
A graduate of Waterford High School, Castle is set to graduate with a degree in Business and a concentration in Marketing and Management.
Here is some more information about Castle and his time at MCLA:
Campus Groups/Clubs/Organizations you are a part of: Ski Club
Favorite Athlete/Moment of your athletics career: Mesut Özil
Favorite Sports Teams: Arsenal
What is your favorite place to eat around North Adams: Tres Ninos
What is your favorite thing about MCLA?: The close knit community and always being so close to your friends
What do you miss the most about competing this Spring?: The great team I was lucky to be apart of and the fun times we would have had
What advice would you give other students in your program?: Don't take any practice or match for granted because you never know when it'll be your last
What are your plans after graduation?: Take some time to myself while looking for a job
Favorite memory being involved in MCLA Athletics: I still remember the first time I ever got driven up to the soccer field for practice on the first day of preseason my freshman year
Current TV Show Binge?: The Office
What is your dream job?: Professional Athlete
Favorite Phone App?: Twitter
Favorite Sport besides the one you play: Baseball
Favorite Movie: Pulp Fiction