In its second-ever NCAA tournament appearance, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athenas beat Ohio Wesleyan University Wednesday to advance to the second round against The College of New Jersey. The Athenas built a solid lead and held on in the waning moments to beat the Bishops by a score of 19-17.
The Athenas have been selected to host a first round game of the NCAA Division III Championships. CMS (12-2) will host Ohio Wesleyan University (10-4) on Wednesday, May 7 on Pritzlaff Field at 3:00 pm.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps lacrosse team downed Pomona-Pitzer 19-5 Wednesday in the first of their two cross-campus rivalry games. CMS finished the season 6-0 at home and the CMS senior class (pictured) finished their careers 26-7 at home including 11-1 in the last two seasons.