After a successful regular season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps track and field program saw 10 athletes qualify for the NCAA Championship in Geneva, Ohio. The top-20 male student-athletes of each event were accepted into the national championship as were the top-22 female student-athletes.
For the second time in three years, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s tennis program advanced to the Final Four of the NCAA Tournament after a hard-fought 5-0 victory over No. 5 Wesleyan on Monday evening.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s tennis team got off to a rolling start in the NCAA Championship at Chattanooga, Tennessee, defeating No. 11 Washington University in St. Louis 5-1 in the quarterfinals.
The field is set for the Elite Eight of the NCAA Men’s and Women’s Tennis Team Championships. Team competition will span May 22-24 with the championship matches at 11 a.m. PDT for the men and 7 p.m. PDT for the women on Wednesday, May 24.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team made the 18-team cut at the 2017 NCAA Championships with a 310 on Wednesday’s round on the El Campeon course. CMS now sits in 13th place at +35 after the first two days of the tournament.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps football team travelled to Ireland and Scotland on Monday, May 15, for a nine-day cultural and educational tour that will include a game against top UK club team the East Kilbride Pirates.
During the 2017 campaign, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps softball team was led by junior pitcher Anna Gurr (CMC) from the circle and sophomore center fielder Ande Troutman (CMC) on both sides of the ball. Both Gurr and Troutman were selected to All-Region Teams from the National Fastpitch Coaches Association (NFCA) for their successes this season.
Only 11 strokes separated the top 15 teams after the first day at the 2017 NCAA Men's Golf Championships. The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's golf team came in at 301 (+13) despite the wind to sit in a tie for 11th out of 42 teams. The leader, Huntingdon College, sits at +5 after the first round.
Following a SCIAC Championship title, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team will head to Howey-In-The-Hills, Florida to participate in the 2017 NCAA Division III Men’s Golf Championships at Mission Inn Resort & Club from May 16-19.
The top two doubles pairs from the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s tennis team qualified to compete in the doubles draw at the National Championships in Chattanooga, Tenn. beginning on May 25. Additionally, first years Catherine Allen (SC) and Nicole Tan (CMC) were selected to play in the singles draw. Senior Katie Kuosman (CMC) will pair with Allen while junior Lindsay Brown (CMC) partners with Tan.
Senior captains Daniel Morkovine (CMC) and Glenn Hull (CMC) and freshman Nikolai Parodi (CMC) were selected as men’s tennis singles qualifiers for the NCAA Championships. The field of 32 athletes will begin play following the team competition on May 25 at The Champions Tennis Club in Chattanooga, Tenn.
All six of the singles players for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s tennis team earned all-conference honors from the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. The First Team honorees included junior Kyla Scott (HMC), and first years Catherine Allen (SC) and Nicole Tan (CMC). Senior Katie Kuosman (CMC), junior Lindsay Brown (CMC), and sophomore Jessie Cruz (CMC) were named to the All-SCIAC Second Team.
Six members of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s tennis team landed on the First and Second Teams from the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, as announced May 12. Freshman Nikolai Parodi (CMC) highlighted the Stags’ selections as he was named both the Newcomer and Athlete of the Year.
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 cross-street rivals of No. 1 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and No. 5 Pomona-Pitzer met for the third time this season in the NCAA Third Round. The Athenas earned the 5-3 victory and advanced to the Elite Eight in the NCAA Tournament. This was the seventh year in a row that the CMS has beaten the Sagehens in the Regional Championship and today, the Athenas came back after trailing 2-1 after doubles to then win four singles matches.
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 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.
Fueled by a dominant doubles performance, the No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s tennis team blanked No. 13 Trinity University 5-0 on Saturday to earn a berth in the Elite Eight in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
The No. 1 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s tennis team advanced to the Third Round of the NCAA Championships with a 5-0 win over East Texas Baptist University. The Athenas went up 3-0 in the doubles and never looked back, ending ETBU’s postseason run.
The No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s tennis team opened NCAA play with a convincing 5-1 win over No. 23 UT Tyler on Friday at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center. After taking two of three doubles, the Stags won straight set singles matches at the top three positions to secure their 29th win of the season.