Over the weekend, the No. 2 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's golf team claimed the second leg of SCIAC play by winning the SCIAC #2 Tournament with a two-day total of 609 (+33). After shooting a 301 (+13) on Saturday, the Athenas carded a 308 (+20) on Sunday to top the seven-team field by 18 strokes. Margaret Loncki (CMC) and Mira Yoo (CMC) led the Athenas on the weekend with identical rounds of 74 (+2) and 77 (+5) to shoot a tournament total of 151 (+7) to finish in a tie for second-place.
The No. 2 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's golf team carded back-to-back rounds of 308 (+20) on Monday and Tuesday to finish in second-place at the Bulldog Classic hosted by the University of Redlands at Indian Springs Golf Club. Embry Riddle – Arizona shot an impressive 298 (+9) on Tuesday to jump the Athenas and take first-place in the tournament. Margret Loncki (CMC) led the Athenas with rounds of 75 (+3) and 74 (+2) to finish the tournament in third-place individually.
The No. 4 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's golf team held off charges from No. 1 New York University and No. 12 Methodist on Sunday to win the Jekyll Island Invitational by five shots over a field of 23 teams that featured 17 of the top 35 teams in the country. The Athenas shot a 310 (+22) on Sunday to finish the three-day tournament with 913 strokes (+49). CMS finished five shots ahead of second-place NYU to finish on top of a talented and deep field.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team finished the Cal Lutheran Regals Invitational on top of the leaderboard with a two-day total of 621 (+45) to win the tournament by 29 strokes over Cal Lutheran. The Regals finished in second with a team score of 650 (+74). In addition to their team victory, Margaret Loncki (CMC) and Mira Yoo (CMC) finished in first and second in the 49-player field to lead the Athenas.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's golf team sits in first place after the opening leg of SCIAC play. Playing at Arrowhead Country Club, the Athenas shot a two-day total of 619 (+43) to lead the field by 18 strokes. CMS carded the low round on Saturday with a 311 (+23) to sit atop the leaderboard overnight. The Athenas bested their Round One total by three strokes and fired a 308 on Sunday.
Over the weekend the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team opened the 2018 portion of their schedule by retaining the Walker Cup 5 1/2 to 4 1/2 against the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens at Via Verde Country Club. The Athenas held a slim 2-1 heading into Sunday’s match play after winning the pairs scramble portion of the tournament on Saturday.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team is set to tee it up in the 2018 season tomorrow when they take on Pomona-Pitzer in the annual Walker Cup. After a successful fall season, the Athenas are ready for a strong 2018 spring season.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team competed in the Embry Riddle (Ariz.) Invitational on Monday and Tuesday. The Athenas finished the tournament in third place with a team total of 940 (+76) across the three-round invitational. Emma Kang (CMC) and Mira Yoo (CMC) placed in the top five with scores of 228 (+12) and 232 (+16) respectively.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team opened the 2017-18 season by winning the CMS Invitational over the weekend with a team score of 620 (+44). After shooting a 317 as a team on Saturday the Athenas dropped 14 strokes and carded a 303 on Sunday to take the team honors. Playing in her first collegiate tournament, Mira Yoo (CMC) set a new women’s golf program record on Sunday with a 68 (-4) to claim medalist honors on the weekend.
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.
After a fifth place finish at the National Championships, junior Margaret Loncki (CMC) was a Second Team All-American honoree, as named by the Women’s Golf Coaches Association. Prior to the championships, Loncki and freshman Emma Kang (CMC) both earned All-Region awards from the WGCA as well.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team ended the 2017 season in eighth, the program’s highest finish at the NCAA Championships. The Athenas rose another spot on the leaderboard in the final day of the tournament with a team score of 311. The team total of 1262 is also the lowest in program history in the NCAA Tournament.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team maintained their position in ninth place at the NCAA Championships at the Bay Oaks Country Club on Thursday afternoon in the NCAA Division III National Championships. The Athenas, led by Margaret Loncki (CMC), improved their team score for the third day in a row to shoot a 314.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf program improved by one position on the leaderboard in the second day of the NCAA Championships at Bay Oaks Country Club thanks to low scores by Taylor Hughes (CMC), Emma Kang (CMC) and Margaret Loncki (CMC). As a team, CMS improved five strokes with a 316 for Wednesday’s round.
In the first day of the NCAA Championships, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team posted a 321 for 10th place in the team standings. The Athenas were led by junior Cara Brinster (CMC) who shot a 6-over on the day on the par 72, 5869 yard course.
After running away with the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference title, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf program landed four athletes on the conference’s First Team. Additionally, freshman Emma Kang (CMC) was honored as the Newcomer of the Year and head coach Jodie Burton was voted as the Coach of the Year.
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.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team won its fourth Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship by beating the University of Redlands by 35 stokes over the course of the four regular season rounds plus the three championship rounds.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team is in the lead of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championship tournament by 27 strokes over Pomona-Pitzer and 41 strokes lower than the University of Redlands in the overall conference standings.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team extended their lead in the conference standings up to 28 strokes over the University of Redlands in the first day of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Tournament. Freshman Taylor Hughes (CMC) leads the field after posting a 73 on the day.
The No. 10 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team enters the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference Championships as the No. 1 seed. The Athenas sit 11 strokes ahead of No. 7 Redlands after having taken a 26-stroke lead after the SCIAC #1 tournament, but then dropping 15 in SCIAC #2.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team finished in second place in the SCIAC #2 tournament over the weekend with a team score of 627. Freshman Emma Kang (CMC) delivered a 72 on Sunday for the low round of the day and finished in third overall at 10-over.
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.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s golf team dropped 15 strokes between the two rounds in the Ogio Bulldog Classic at the Indian Springs Golf Club for a second place finish at 635. After a very blustery day for the first round, the Athenas posted a team score of 310 to jump up from fifth place.