CLAREMONT, Calif. – The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s soccer team is just over a week away from opening the 2017 season. The Athenas will jump right into the fire with a match against the No. 3 University of Chicago next Friday at 5:00 p.m. on Pritzlaff Field to open the season. CMS will complete their opening weekend with a match against University of Puget Sound on Sunday morning at 11:00 a.m.
Betsy Hipple is stepping away from the softball program at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps after 12 years as the head coach of the Athenas. Hipple will be missed not only for her passion and tenacity on the diamond but her empowerment of strong women leaders throughout the CMS community.
Over the next week the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) will release their Preseason Coaches Polls. Each team’s preseason rankings were determined through a poll filled out by the respective head coaches in the conference.
The United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the All-Academic individuals and teams this past Friday, July 27 for the 2016-17 NCAA Division III Track & Field season.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s tennis program found just as much success in the classroom as it did on the court as the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) named the Stags on the All-Academic Team.
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) listed the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s tennis team into the 2017 All-Academic Team after the Athenas met the criteria of having a cumulative team GPA of 3.20 or higher.
After avoiding relegation with a second place finish in Pool C, Nicole Tan (CMC ’20) and the Singapore National Team looked to finish their Fed Cup run on a high note. However, the team fell 3-0 against Pacific Oceania in the 5th to 8th Playoff on Friday morning and concluded their Fed Cup run in 7th place.
Nicole Tan (CMC ’20) and the Singapore National Team did not get the start they hoped for as they fell 3-0 to Malaysia in the group stage of the Fed Cup at Dushabe Central Stadium in Dushanbe, Tajikistan.
The latest CMS Athletics Newsletter is packed full of exciting news, and touches on the 45th anniversary of Title IX. Other highlights include a story about new (and returning) women’s soccer coach Jennifer Clark, details about the on-campus golf facility, recaps on our spring sports, and much more.
Over the 40 years since Claremont-Mudd-Scripps added women’s intercollegiate athletics and changed its name from Claremont-Mudd, Athena teams have won 114 SCIAC championships (at least three in all 11 varsity sports) and 22 SCIAC All-Sports trophies.
Rising seniors Jonathan Shaw (CMC ’18) and Matt Shuman (CMC ’18) have earned Division III Ping honorable mention All-America awards for their performances in leading the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team during the 2017 season.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics department named Matthew Williams (CMC ’17) and Kris Brackmann (CMC ’17) the 2017 CMS Athletes of the Year in honor of their contributions to the program this past academic year.
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association named four members of the No. 2 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Men’s Tennis team to the All-American team on June 8 after the conclusion of the NCAA National Championships.
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association announced it’s All-American winners on June 8 after the National Championships, naming four members of the No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s tennis team on the list.
After one of the best years in CMS history, the CMSPYS honored all of the amazing individual and team achievements of the 2016-17 sports season with awards in 16 different categories. Go Stags and Athenas!
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.
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps' Nicole Tan (CMC '20) and Nikolai Parodi (CMC '20) each wrapped up their first season playing collegiate tennis as the Intercollegiate Tennis Association Division III Female and Male Rookie of the Year, respectively. Additionally, the Athenas' head coach, Dave Schwarz, was named the women's Wilson/ITA Coach of the Year.