• First-Half Lead Enough to Lead Athenas Past Tigers
    February 21, 2018
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team opened SCIAC play on Wednesday afternoon with a 14-10 victory against Occidental. The Athenas took a 10-2 lead early in the second-half before the Tigers mounted a second-half comeback. Occidental’s late push was not enough as the Athenas held on for the four-goal victory to move to 1-1 on the season and start conference play 1-0. Senior Evan Murphy (CMC) and freshman Sally Abel (CMC) combined for nine total goals on the afternoon with Murphy leading the scoring effort with five tallies and an assist. Abel found the twine four times on nine shots.
  • 2018 Campaign Begins at UC Davis for Women's Lacrosse
    February 18, 2018
    On Sunday afternoon, the No. 22 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team opened the 2018 season on the road against UC Davis. The Athenas hung with the Aggies throughout the game, but UC Davis used a big second-half to claim the 13-6 victory. CMS freshmen accounted for five of the six goals the Athenas scored on the afternoon. Sally Abel (CMC) scored three goals on three shots to lead the Athenas’ offense on the day. Abel also picked up four ground balls and won three draw controls.
  • CMS National Girls & Women in Sports Day - Feb. 7, 2018
    February 07, 2018
    Hear from our presidents as they describe the importance of athletics for women.
  • Athenas Lacrosse Player Takes Her Sport, and a Message of Empowerment, to Africa
    February 05, 2018
    A second-year CMC scholar-athlete is sharing her passion for lacrosse with girls in Uganda, both to encourage the development of the sport and to empower her young pupils. Kira Weiss ’20, a defender on the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps lacrosse team, has been traveling to Africa every summer for nearly half her life, tagging along with her family and then working as a volunteer with FundaField, a nonprofit organization started by her brothers Kyle Weiss ’15 and Garrett Weiss.
  • Women's Lacrosse Set to Begin 2018 Season
    January 26, 2018
    The 2018 season is on the horizon for the No. 20 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team. The Athenas will kick off their season on the road against UC Davis on Feb. 18 at 1 p.m.
  • How I Made Lacrosse Fun Again
    January 25, 2018
    If you would have told me on my first day of college that as a sophomore I would leave behind my life as a Division I athlete at the University of Oregon to attend a school smaller than my high school, I would have laughed in your face.
  • Save the Date: 2018 Trapp Family Classic Lacrosse Reunion and Alumni Games
    November 16, 2017
    Join the current women's lacrosse team to compete in an alumnae-student game! After the game we will celebrate with a barbecue provided by the Trapps.
  • Five decades of greatness represented in the 2017 CMS Hall of Fame class
    September 15, 2017
    A tremendous group of five Athenas and Stags are being inducted into the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Alumni Association Athletics Hall of Fame this year. The induction ceremony is scheduled to take place on Saturday, Nov. 11 at Claremont McKenna College’s Marian Miner Cook Athenaeum.
  • IWLCA honors five Athenas to Academic Honor Roll, CMS named onto Honor Squad
    July 26, 2017
    The Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) announced the 2017 Division III Academic Honor Roll, listing five members from the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Comeback falls short in NCAA Second Round rematch
    May 14, 2017
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team fell to regional rival, Colorado College, in the Second Round of the NCAA Championships with the score of 15-12. The game was tight throughout the first half, but then when the Tigers scored three in a row to start off the second half, the Athenas’ late rally was not enough to pull out the tournament victory.
  • Five Athenas named to IWLCA All-West Region Teams
    May 15, 2017
    Five players from the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse program were named to the All-West Region First and Second Teams, as announced by the Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association on May 12. Senior midfielder Cara Cancelmo (CMC) and junior midfielder Evan Murphy (CMC) earned First Team honors while junior attacker Lauren Clubb (CMC), freshman attacker Emily Cohen (CMC), and junior defender Katie Hill (CMC) were named to the Second Team.
  • Athenas and Tigers rematch set at South Athletics Complex for NCAA showdown
    May 10, 2017
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team will host Colorado College at South Athletics Complex on Sunday, May 14 at 1 p.m. for the second round of the NCAA Tournament.
  • CMS to host Colorado College in NCAA Second Round
    May 07, 2017
    After sweeping through the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference regular season and tournament, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse program (16-1) earned a Pool B berth to the NCAA Tournament. The Athenas will get a bye and then host Colorado College (14-4) in a Second Round game on May 14.
  • Athenas complete undefeated SCIAC season with 18-9 victory over Chapman
    May 06, 2017
    Saturday night turned out nothing short of spectacular for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team as the Athenas (16-1, 10-0) completed a dominant run in the SCIAC regular season and tournament undefeated after an 18-9 win over Chapman University (11-7, 7-3).
  • Hack leads Athenas out of gritty semifinal against Redlands
    April 29, 2017
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team advanced to the SCIAC Final on Saturday afternoon after defeating the University of Redlands at home 17-6 in an otherwise gritty affair.
  • SCIAC selects 10 Athenas for year-end awards
    April 28, 2017
    Following a spectacular undefeated run through the conference during the regular season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's lacrosse team saw 10 of its athletes recognized by the SCIAC while head coach Lauren Uhr won Coach of the Year.
  • Athenas aim to maintain dominance under higher stakes
    April 26, 2017
    After going undefeated in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference this season, the Athenas (14-1, 10-0) are ready to have an opportunity at a Pool B berth in the NCAA Tournament as they open up the SCIAC Tournament as the No. 1 seed.
  • Seniors deliver for Athenas in final regular season game
    April 22, 2017
    Senior day started and ended well for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team as the members of the graduating class each made a notable impact in their 17-5 victory over Occidental College (11-5, 5-5) on Saturday afternoon.
  • Pinczower nets season-high five goals in Chapman blowout
    April 19, 2017
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team cruised to another lopsided victory to maintain its undefeated record in SCIAC play, defeating Chapman University 20-1 on Wednesday night.
  • Overwhelming scoring in first half crushes Poets
    April 15, 2017
    There was no stopping the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team on Saturday afternoon as the Athenas (12-1, 8-0) cruised through a 20-1 victory over Whittier College to stay undefeated in SCIAC play.
  • CMS' commanding offense seals Sixth Street Rivalry
    April 12, 2017
    The Sixth Street Rivalry ended in the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team’s favor as the Athenas (11-1, 7-0) defeated Pomona-Pitzer (5-9, 1-6) handily 18-7 on Wednesday night.
  • Athenas stay undefeated in SCIAC with Redlands win
    April 08, 2017
    Saturday’s rematch against University of Redlands produced similar results as the first meeting as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team sealed a comfortable 13-7 victory.
  • Dr. Wenzel receives prestigious grant to support Berkley's research
    April 06, 2017
    Dr. Anna Wenzel has received a prestigious grant to provide mentorship this summer that will support the ongoing research of junior Ellen Berkley (CMC).
  • Strong midfield play puts Athenas past Colorado
    April 01, 2017
    The high winds had no effect on the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team as the Athenas (9-1, 5-0) prevailed in a tough 15-11 victory over Colorado College (11-2, 0-0) on Saturday afternoon.
  • 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.
  • Offense runs rampant as Athenas defeat Linfield
    March 27, 2017
    The cold weather on Monday night did not stop the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team from heating up as the Athenas (7-1, 5-0) won 20-1 over Linfield College (1-6, 0-2).
  • Freshmen combine for nine goals in win over Tigers
    March 25, 2017
    The freshmen took the spotlight in Saturday afternoon’s game against Occidental College as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team defeated the Tigers 16-11.
  • Despres and defense grind out 5-4 win over No. 15 Amherst
    March 17, 2017
    Despite playing its third game in three days and facing windy conditions, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team grinded through a narrow 5-4 victory over No. 15 Amherst (2-2) on Friday afternoon to conclude its east coast trip.
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