Yet with Region 12 enrollment down and the roster limited in size, the Spartans had struggled through a couple of sub-.500 campaigns heading into this fall campaign.
The Spartans enjoyed a 9-5-2 regular season to earn an 11th seed in the Class S state tournament.
The Region 12 girls' season came to a quiet close Nov. 9 when their lost a 3-0 decision to host sixth-ranked Stonington.
Overall, the Spartans outscored their foes by a 33-16 cumulative count, although they managed just one goal in their final five matches.
Among the highlights of the autumn were season sweeps of Berkshire rivals Litchfield, Housatonic Valley Regional and Wamogo.