After a long and challenging season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s water polo team closed its final game of the year on a high note with a 13-11 victory over Chapman University on Sunday afternoon.
Following the tough opening round loss to Cal Lutheran, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s water polo team bounced back in the second day of the SCIAC Tournament with a big 15-10 victory over Occidental College.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team's matchup with Cal Lutheran in the opening round of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletics Conference provided plenty of excitement, but the double overtime thriller ended in favor of the Regals, 9-8.
After finishing fifth in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference regular season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s water polo team is itching to take the top spot at the SCIAC Tournament, hosted by the University of La Verne.
In front of a large crowd for Pomona-Pitzer, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s water polo team suffered a tough 11-3 loss to the Sagehens on Wednesday night. The Athenas (8-11, 2-4) and Sagehens (12-18, 5-1) each played hard-nosed defense to start the game, but a handful of quick goals at the end of the first period game PP a lead they never relinquished.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s water polo team were neck-to-neck with the University of Redlands on Saturday afternoon, but the Athenas (8-18, 2-4) could not take it in double-overtime as they fell 9-8 to the Bulldogs (8-19, 3-3).
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s water polo team has maintained its momentum, as the Athenas (8-17, 2-3) defeated Chapman University 10-7 on Wednesday night at Axelrood Pool to move up a spot in the SCIAC.
There were plenty of positive takeaways for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s water polo team on Saturday, as the Athenas (7-17, 1-3) split their weekend doubleheader with a 16-9 victory over Occidental College (5-17, 0-5) and an 11-8 loss to Hartwick (17-7, 1-0).
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 water polo team could not catch a break against Brown University on Sunday night, finding the post more often than the net on shots that could have shifted the momentum of the game.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s water polo team fought hard but was unable to come away with a win on Saturday morning against Cal Lutheran, losing 8-6. CMS (6-15, 0-3) was shut out by the Regals (11-9, 2-1) in the first quarter and that ended up being the difference in the contest.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s water polo team (6-12) hosted two Division I programs at Axelrood Pool on Wednesday night, but struggled to triumph in either match as the Athenas fells 11-9 against George Washington University (11-3) and 12-6 to Bucknell University (11-10).
After a dominating 16-5 showing over Caltech (0-2), the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s water polo team (5-4) prevailed in a nail-biting 8-7 victory over Saint Francis (5-9) to close out the first day of the 2017 Convergence Tournament.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Women's Water Polo program will serve as the host of the 2016 Convergence Tournament on March 3rd and 4th at Axelrood Pool. Matches will also be held across Sixth Street at Haldemaan Pool, hosted by Pomona-Pitzer.
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.
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.
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.