Men's Golf

2016 NCAA DIII National Champions; 12 SCIAC Championships

2016-17 Men's Golf News

  • Shaw and Shuman selected as honorable mention All-Americans
    June 22, 2017
    Rising seniors Jonathan Shaw (CMC ’18) and Matt Shuman (CMC ’18) have earned Division III Ping honorable mention All-America awards for their performances in leading the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team during the 2017 season.
  • End of the Year Awards for CMS
    June 01, 2017
    During the 2016-17 academic year, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps athletic department won 14 hard-fought regular season championships in the Southern Californian Intercollegiate and its athletes were honored with many outstanding awards.
  • Unprecedented fourth place ranking in Learfield Directors’ Cup
    June 01, 2017
    Claremont-Mudd-Scripps ended the 2016-17 academic year with the program-high mark of fourth in the NCAA Division III Learfield Directors’ Cup.
  • Brenner helps Stags to team-low 298 in final round
    May 19, 2017
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team concluded their run through the NCAA Championship tied for 12th place as the Stags played their lowest-scoring round on the final day with a 298.
  • CMS concludes third round with 303
    May 18, 2017
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team finished the third round of the 2017 NCAA Championships with a 303, climbing up one spot to be tied at 12th place on the leaderboard on Thursday afternoon.
  • Stags make cut and sit in 13th at NCAAs
    May 17, 2017
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team made the 18-team cut at the 2017 NCAA Championships with a 310 on Wednesday’s round on the El Campeon course. CMS now sits in 13th place at +35 after the first two days of the tournament.
  • Just eight strokes back after day one at NCAA Championships
    May 16, 2017
    Only 11 strokes separated the top 15 teams after the first day at the 2017 NCAA Men's Golf Championships. The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's golf team came in at 301 (+13) despite the wind to sit in a tie for 11th out of 42 teams. The leader, Huntingdon College, sits at +5 after the first round.
  • Shaw and Morkovine earn CoSIDA All-District honors
    May 15, 2017
    Senior men's tennis player Daniel Morkovine (CMC) and junior men's golfer Jonathan Shaw (CMC) earned Academic All-District honors from the College Sports Information Directors of America.
  • No. 12 Stags on quest to repeat at NCAA Championship
    May 11, 2017
    Following a SCIAC Championship title, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team will head to Howey-In-The-Hills, Florida to participate in the 2017 NCAA Division III Men’s Golf Championships at Mission Inn Resort & Club from May 16-19.
  • Shaw highlights All-SCIAC Teams for Stags
    May 07, 2017
    Five members of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team were named to the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletics Conference’s First and Second Team as announced on May 5. Head Coach Bim Jollymour was also named the conference’s Coach of the Year for the second year in a row.
  • Phase 1 of the CMS on-campus golf facility now complete
    May 03, 2017
    Phase 1 of the new golf practice facility for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athena and Stag golf programs on the campus of Claremont McKenna College is now complete. Both the Stags and Athenas had the opportunity to use the new facility for the first time on Friday, April 28.
  • Shaw and Shuman announced as Jack Nicklaus Award Semifinalists
    May 01, 2017
    On Friday, juniors Jonathan Shaw (CMC) and Matt Shuman (CMC) were announced by the Golf Coaches Association of America as Semifinalists for the Jack Nicklaus Award presented by Barbasol. They are two of just thirty semifinalists nationwide in Division III, and the only ones from the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference.
  • Stags clinch SCIAC Title, earn automatic qualification
    April 25, 2017
    The usually quiet Los Serranos Country Club broke out in applause and celebration as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team won its 12th Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title, punching its ticket to the NCAA Championship.
  • Superb rounds by Shaw and Brandt bring Stags back to first
    April 24, 2017
    After a fourth place finish in the first day of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team came back on Monday with a much-improved performance and scored 291 to climb up to first place.
  • Tight field in men’s SCIAC Champs
    April 23, 2017
    Only four strokes separated the top four teams in the first day of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships on Sunday. The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team sits in fourth place in the tournament with a team score of 299, trailing the leader, La Verne at 295.
  • Defending national champs look to repeat as SCIAC Champions
    April 22, 2017
    The No. 13 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team enters the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletics Conference as the No. 2 seed, just eight strokes behind No. 22 University of La Verne. The tournament will be held on the South Course at Los Serranos Country Club in Chino Hills.
  • 2017 SCIAC Golf Championships Homepage
    April 19, 2017
    Claremont-Mudd-Scripps is excited to host the 2017 SCIAC Championships for men's and women's golf at Los Serranos in Chino Hills, April 23-25.
  • Dramatic comeback for Stags in SCIAC #2
    April 09, 2017
    After posting a 317 on Saturday, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team came back with a 292 on the second day to finish in a tie for fourth overall. Junior Jonathan Shaw (CMC) led the Stags at 5-over on the weekend, aided by a 2-under (70) on Sunday.
  • CMS Celebrates Division III Week
    March 31, 2017
    Claremont-Mudd-Scripps is joining NCAA Division III programs nationwide to celebrate the impact of athletics and student-athletes on college campuses. From April 3-9, CMS will be sharing videos that document just a few of the hundreds of stories about why our student-athletes play DIII.
  • Stags post low round on final day of West Cup
    March 28, 2017
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team improved each round for an eventual second place finish at the West Cup tournament at the Sierra La Verne Country Club. The Stags posted the lowed team score in the final round of the 54-hole tournament at 7-over (291) today.
  • Shuman cracks top-15 at Jekyll Island Collegiate Invitational
    March 19, 2017
    The no. 9 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team faced some challenges at the Jekyll Island Collegiate Invitational from March 17-19, taking on 14 of the top-25 NCAA Division III schools in the country.
  • Stags shoot low against stiff competition at TMU Invitational
    February 28, 2017
    Only seven strokes separated the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team from the leader, Oklahoma Baptist, in The Master’s University Spring Invitational. At just 9-over in the tournament, the Stags placed fifth behind top-25 competition from the NAIA.
  • Strong second day gives Stags SCIAC #1
    February 19, 2017
    In the first conference tournament of the season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s team demonstrated their depth to come from behind and win the tournament by eight strokes.
  • Alex Wrenn participates in 2016 Patriot All-America Invitational
    January 05, 2017
    Sophomore Alex Wrenn (CMC) had the honor of representing fallen veteran Sergeant Jeffery S. Brown at the 2016 Patriot All-America Invitational from Dec. 29-31.
  • Freshmen support Stags’ win over La Verne
    October 07, 2016
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team finished up its fall season with a friendly against La Verne at Los Serranos Country Club in Chino Hills. The one-day tournament was played on the South Course, adjusted to be a par 72 at 6992 yards.
  • Strong third round boosts Stags at WNMU Tourney
    September 27, 2016
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team improved with each round at the Western New Mexico University Fall Intercollegiate Tournament played at the Golf Club of Estrella to place in seventh.
  • Shaw leads Stags to second place in CA State Intercollegiate
    September 21, 2016
    Junior Jonathan Shaw (CMC) shot two rounds at 70 despite rainy weather to help the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team to a second place finish in the CA State Intercollegiate in at the Diamond Valley Golf Club. Shaw was the individual winner at 4-under over the two day tournament.
  • Men’s golf takes top spot in preseaon poll
    August 26, 2016
    In the Division III Bushnell Golfweek Preseaon Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) Poll, the reigning national champions, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, was voted as the No. 1 ranked team in the country. The Stags received 14 of the 19 first place votes and out-paced No. 2 Methodist in the points column (463 to 434).
  • Terrance J. Tumey begins tenure as CMS Director of Athletics, Physical Education & Recreational Services
    July 12, 2016
    Claremont McKenna College President Hiram E. Chodosh in March of 2016 appointed Terrance J. Tumey as the new Claremont McKenna-Harvey Mudd-Scripps Colleges (CMS) Director of Athletics, Physical Education & Recreational Services and William B. Arce Professor and George R. Roberts Fellow.