2015-16 Women's Swimming & Diving News

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    July 15, 2016
    Scholar Athletes honored by CMS Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics would like to congratulate the 17 recent graduates who have been added to the CMS Wall of Fame and the 129 student-athletes who have made the Athletic Director’s Honor Roll for the 2015-16 academic year.
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    July 07, 2016
    CMS Athletics Top-10 moments of 2015-16 A look back at a memorable 2015-16 school year for the Stags and Athenas of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics. What do you think is on the top-10? Find out here.
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    July 01, 2016
    SCIAC honors All-Academic Team for 2015-16 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps was represented by 201 student-athletes on the 2015-16 Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) All-Academic Team. The SCIAC recognizes student-athletes who have achieved at least a cumulative 3.4 grade point average and completed one full year at their institution.
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    July 01, 2016
    End of the Year Awards for CMS It has been another outstanding year for Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics. On the largest scale, CMS broke into the top-10 in the Division III Learfield Directors’ Cup. During the 2015-16 year, many of the CMS student athletes were honored for their athletic and academic achievements.
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    June 22, 2016
    Both teams and nine individuals earn CSCAA Scholar All-American honors The men's and women's swimming and diving teams and nine individuals for Claremont-Mudd-Scripps each earned Scholar All-American honors from the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA).
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    June 10, 2016
    CMS Athletics 2015-16 Highlight Video CMS won 11 SCIAC championships, had 13 teams participate in the NCAA Championships, finished tied for 10th in the Directors' Cup Standings and tallied four national championships (3 individual and 1 team). Take a look back at the 2015-16 year in this highlight video.
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    March 19, 2016
    Ngo finishes 17th in 100 free at NCAAs; Stags place 10th For the fourth-straight season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's swimming team secured a top-10 finish at the NCAA Division III Championships.
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    March 17, 2016
    Relays move Stags up a spot to ninth midway through NCAAs Behind the performances of its relay teams (200 free and 400 medley), the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s swimming team moved up one spot and now sits in ninth place (67.50) after the first two days of the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships at the Greensboro Aquatics Center.
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    March 16, 2016
    First day of NCAA Championships in the books for Stags and Ngo of Athenas Three honorable mention All-America swims including a consolation finals relay win put the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s swimming team in 10th place (29.50) after the first day of the 2016 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships, March 16 at the Greensboro Aquatic Center.
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    March 15, 2016
    NCAA Division III Swimming Championships Preview The 2016 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships get underway on March 16 at the Greensboro Aquatic Center and run from March 16-19.
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    March 03, 2016
    Numerous Athenas earn All-Conference honors The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's swimming & diving team had numerous All-Conference recipients in 2015-16. The complete list of Athenas who received All-Conference honors is below.
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    February 28, 2016
    Divers close out weekend at Zone 2 Regionals On Feb. 26-27, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps divers Carli Lessard (HMC) and Patrick Quarberg (CMC) competed at the NCAA Division III Region 2 Diving Championships.
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    February 25, 2016
    Qualifiers announced for Diving Regionals, NCAA Championships The NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving Committee announced on Feb. 24 the participants in the 2016 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving Championships.
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    February 23, 2016
    Swimmers sweep SCIAC Athletes of the Week After the SCIAC Swimming and Diving Championships over the weekend, Stephanie Doi and Matthew Williams earned SCIAC Athlete of the Year and Athlete of the Week awards.
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    February 21, 2016
    Furious comeback gives Stags conference championship; Athenas finish second Fast times, a close race for the men's team conference championship and 15 All-Conference performances on Feb. 21 for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming & diving teams made for an exhilarating close to the four-day SCIAC Championships held at Splash! La Mirada Regional Aquatics Center.
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    February 20, 2016
    Six top finishes on Day 3 of SCIAC Championships have CMS teams in second The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming & diving teams on Day 3 of the SCIAC Championships, added six more single-event conference championships (four men's and two women's) to its team total.
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    February 19, 2016
    CMS teams sit in second after Day 2 of SCIAC Championships The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s and men’s swimming & diving teams are both in second place after Day 2 of the SCIAC Championships, Feb. 19, at Splash! La Mirada Regional Aquatics Center.
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    February 18, 2016
    Diving and relay wins highlight opening day of SCIAC Championships for CMS The first day of the SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships are in the books and both Claremont-Mudd-Scripps teams find themselves in an unfamiliar position.
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    February 17, 2016
    Swimming & Diving SCIAC Championships Preview The SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships get underway on Feb. 18 at Splash! La Mirada Aquatics Center Regional Aquatics Center and run from Feb. 18-21.
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    February 06, 2016
    CMS splits with Pomona-Pitzer in final meet before SCIAC Championships In its final tune-up before the SCIAC Championships (Feb. 18-21), the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming & diving teams closed out SCIAC dual-meet competition against rival Pomona-Pitzer on Feb. 6 at Haldeman Pool.
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    February 06, 2016
    Postmeet Interview: Stephanie Doi (Pomona-Pitzer 2/6/16) The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's swimming & diving team narrowly lost to Pomona-Pitzer on Feb. 6 in a SCIAC dual meet. Junior Stephanie Doi came away with three individual wins which she talks about in this postmeet interview.
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    February 03, 2016
    CMS Swim & Dive Meet Time Lapse (La Verne - 1/30/16) CMS swimmers posted some fast times against La Verne on Jan. 30. They swam even faster in this time-lapse video of the meet.
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    February 01, 2016
    CMS Athlete of the Week: Carli Lessard – Women’s Diving (1/25 - 1/31/16) Junior Carli Lessard (HMC) won both the 1 and 3-meter dive events for CMS on Jan. 30 against La Verne. The Athenas won the overall meet 170-58.
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    January 30, 2016
    Seniors close out home careers for CMS by taking down La Verne On Senior Day for 10 members of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming & diving teams, CMS defeated La Verne in both the women's and men's meet on Jan. 30 at Axelrood Pool.
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    January 28, 2016
    Results in the classroom earn Athenas and Stags Scholar All-America Team honors The reigning conference champion Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming and diving teams have had a great deal of success in and out of the pool over the years.
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    January 17, 2016
    CMS keeps momentum going against Caltech and Whittier The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athenas and Stags swept SCIAC opponents Caltech and Whittier on Saturday, Jan. 16. The double dual meet was held at Whittier.
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    January 09, 2016
    Back in SCIAC competition, CMS takes down Oxy Less than 24 hours after competing at Cal Baptist, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimmers and divers were back in the pool for its first conference meet in over a month, against Occidental.
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    December 13, 2015
    Swimmers post fast times at invites Select CMS swimmers attended Invitational meets over the past two weekends, posting several fast times.
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    December 08, 2015
    CMS Athlete of the Week: Carli Lessard – Women’s Diving (11/30 - 12/6/15) Junior Carli Lessard (HMC) won both boards with zone qualifying scores at the Athenas’ meet at home against Redlands on Dec. 5.
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    December 05, 2015
    Freshmen boost swim & dive past Redlands The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming and diving team won 25 of the 26 events on the day in the Saturday dual meet against Redlands. The men won with 187 points to Redlands' 53 and the women won 165-75. Head coach Charlie Griffiths said, "Any time you go up a quality SCIAC opponent and win as many events as we did, that is evidence of our excellent preparation."
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    November 07, 2015
    First conference meet ends for CMS with sweep of Cal Lu and Chapman In its first home meet of the season and the SCIAC-opener, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swim & dive team swept Cal Lutheran and Chapman and throughout the meet, several new faces made an impact for the Athenas and Stags. The Stags defeated Chapman 243-42 and Cal Lutheran 223-70, while the Athenas defeated Chapman 192-103 and Cal Lutheran 209-78 on Nov. 7 at Axelrood Pool.
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    November 04, 2015
    2015 CMS Swim & Dive Season Preview The Stags & Athenas will compete in their first SCIAC meet on Nov. 7 at the newly-remodeled Axelrood pool. Coach Griffiths previews the season ahead for both teams.
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    October 31, 2015
    CMS Opens at UCSD The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athena and Stag swimmers and divers opened the 2015-16 season against NCAA Division-II power, UC San Diego.
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    October 06, 2015
    Roberts Pavilion Construction and Axelrood Pool Renovation Update (Oct. 2015) Since the last update in July, one of the major milestones to have been completed in the Roberts Pavilion project is the Axelrood Pool area renovation. In addition, noticeable progress has been made on the exterior and interior of Roberts Pavilion. CMC Director of Construction Frank Perri goes into detail about the latest construction phases in the Oct. 2015 Roberts Pavilion update.
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    September 23, 2015
    Save the Date! CMS Swim & Dive Alumni Meet Come on out to Claremont on Saturday, November 14, for an alumni swim & dive meet. We will gather at 10:30 a.m. to warm up and prepare for the meet ahead.
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    August 11, 2015
    Axelrood Pool access for the Fall 2015 Semester As part of the Roberts Pavilion construction process, areas between the Axelrood Aquatics Center and South Quad will be fenced off for the Fall semester as a safety precaution.
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    July 25, 2015
    Trans Tahoe Relay an annual tradition for several former Athena swimmers Keeping up with the annual tradition of former Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimmers competing after their years in Claremont, a group of six Athena alumnae on July 18 braved the frigid waters of Lake Tahoe for the 10-plus mile Trans Tahoe Relay.
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    July 15, 2015
    Hall of Fame Class of 2015 for CMS announced A group of five Claremont-Mudd-Scripps standout alumni have been selected as inductees into the Alumni Association Athletics Hall of Fame, announced Michael Sutton ’76, the CMS Director of Athletics and William B. Arce Professor and George R. Roberts Fellow at Claremont McKenna College.