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February 6, 2016
Postmeet Interview: Joseph Hinton (Pomona-Pitzer 2/6/16)
The CMS men's swimming & diving team defeated Pomona-Pitzer 174-124 on Feb. 6 and moved to 8-0 in SCIAC dual meets. Senior Joseph Hinton talked afterwards about the meet.

February 6, 2016
Homer by Metsch gives Athenas first win in split with Vanguard
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps softball team came back to win the second game of the home-opening double header against Vanguard University on a sunny Saturday afternoon. CMS dropped the first game 11-4 and then rallied in the sixth inning of game two to win 2-1 off a two-run blast by freshman Abigail Metsch (SCR).

February 6, 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.

February 6, 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.

February 6, 2016
Off and running; CMS blanks Cal Lu in 2016 opener
Conference season and the regular season converged on the opening day of the 2016 season for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s tennis team. CMS overwhelmed Cal Lutheran 9-0 in the season-opener on Feb. 6.

February 5, 2016
Season Preview: 2016 CMS Baseball
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps baseball team plays an exhibition game on Feb. 6 at Arce Field and hosts Master's on Feb. 9 in the regular-season opener. Hear what Coach Walkenbach and Jack Witte have to say about the upcoming season.

February 4, 2016
Season Preview: 2016 CMS Women's Water Polo
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team gets its 2016 season underway on Feb. 6-7 with a pair of games over the weekend at Whittier College. Coach Lonzo talks about the 2016 Athenas in the season preview video.

February 3, 2016
Relentless Whittier offense too much for Stags
The Whittier Poets sustained offensive attack proved to be a tall task for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team which gave up 47 points in the second half and fell by a final score of 82-70.

February 3, 2016
Poltash tabbed as SCIAC Men’s Swimmer of the Week by CollegeSwimming.com
CollegeSwimming.com announced its TeamUnify / CollegeSwimming.com Division III National Swimmers-of-the-Week for performances Jan. 25-31 and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps senior swimmer Alex Poltash (CMC) is the SCIAC Men’s Swimmer of the Week.

February 3, 2016
Coach Dowling featured in D3hoops.com Hoopsville Marathon
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball head coach Kristen Dowling will be interviewed by Dave McHugh from D3hoops.com in the Hoopsville Marathon tomorrow, Feb. 4 at 3 p.m. PST.

February 3, 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.

February 2, 2016
CMS Athletics Week In Review (1/25 - 1/31/16)
Get all the latest scores and info in the CMS Athletics Week In Review, the athletic department's weekly newsletter.

February 2, 2016
Tight win over Whittier puts Athenas at 11-0 in SCIAC
In a game rife with streaks and droughts, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team pulled out a win on Tuesday night against Whittier 72-67. CMS improved to 11-0 in SCIAC play while the Poets are now 2-8.

February 1, 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.

February 1, 2016
Highlights: Men's Basketball 61, Caltech 45 (1/30/16)
The CMS men's basketball team earned a 61-45 win over Caltech to stay in the hunt for a SCIAC Postseason Tournament berth

January 30, 2016
Stags cruise past Beavers
In their most lopsided SCIAC victory of the year, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team rolled over the Caltech Beavers 61-45.

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.

January 30, 2016
Young dominates second half as Athenas down Beavers
In one of her strongest games of the season, junior center Alyson Young (CMC) posted 17 points and a season-high 12 rebounds as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team beat Caltech 67-47.

January 29, 2016
Season Preview: 2016 CMS Men’s Golf
Last season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s golf team placed 13th at the NCAA Division III Championships and each of the five golfers – four freshmen and one junior – who made the trip for CMS to nationals in 2015, are back again this season.

January 29, 2016
Big second quarter gives Athenas win over Pomona-Pitzer
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team increased their win streak to nine games with the 68-58 victory over cross-campus rivals Pomona-Pitzer on Thursday night in the Rains Center.

January 29, 2016
Season Preview: 2016 Women's Tennis
Head coach David Schwarz and senior Caroline Ward talk about the upcoming season and what the Athenas need to do in order to be successful in 2016.

January 28, 2016
Postgame Interview: Kailee Severt (Women's Basketball vs. Pomona-Pitzer - 1/28/16)
Kailee Severt scored 12 points to help the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team to a 68-58 win over Pomona-Pitzer on Jan. 28. Severt talked afterwards about the team's performance.

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.

January 27, 2016
Back and forth game goes to CMS for road win over Cal Lu
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's basketball team defeated Cal Lutheran 62-54 on Jan. 27 in a game that saw 12 ties and 17 lead changes.

January 26, 2016
CMS Athletics Week In Review (1/18 - 1/24/16)
Get all the latest scores and info in the CMS Athletics Week In Review, the athletic department's weekly newsletter.

January 26, 2016
Cal Lu provides tough road test, but CMS prevails
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team came from behind to earn a 61-53 SCIAC road win over Cal Lutheran on Jan. 26 in Thousand Oaks.

January 25, 2016
Stags come up short in Sixth Street Rivalry game
In the first Sixth Street Rivalry game of the year for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team, the Stags came out on the low end of the 53-43 battle on Monday night in the Rains Center.

January 22, 2016
National champion Stags “ring” in the new season with CMC’s President Chodosh
A new season is here for the top-ranked, defending national champion Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s tennis team. And while the focus now is on the 2016 season that lies ahead, the 2015 national championship team earlier this week had one more opportunity to celebrate their incredible championship run.

January 20, 2016
CMS Athlete of the Week: Mara Falahee – Women’s Basketball (1/11 - 1/18/16)
The Scripps College senior forward helped the Athenas keep their perfect conference season in tact as the team went 2-0 with a win at Caltech (60-32) on Jan. 12 and an overtime home victory over Chapman (50-44) on Jan. 16.

January 20, 2016
Second half fouls cost Stags in loss to Bulldogs
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team couldn’t hang on to a seven point lead midway through the fourth quarter due to a cluster of fouls that allowed the Redlands Bulldogs to eventually earn a 68-61 victory.

January 20, 2016
Highlights: Women's Basketball 50, Chapman 44 (OT) - 1/16/16
The CMS women's basketball team defeated Chapman in overtime to remain undefeated in the SCIAC conference.

January 20, 2016
Postgame Interview: Women's Basketball vs. Redlands (1/19/16)
Junior guard Jai Dungca and senior forward Mara Falahee talk in this postgame interview about the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team's 66-47 home win over Redlands on Jan. 19 in Claremont.

January 19, 2016
CMS Athletics Week In Review (1/11 - 1/17/16)
Get all the latest scores and info in the CMS Athletics Week In Review, the athletic department's weekly newsletter.

January 19, 2016
Dungca puts up 17 in dominant win vs. Redlands
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team took out another SCIAC opponent in Redlands on Tuesday night, 66-47, to improve to 7-0 in conference play. Junior guard Jai Dungca (CMC) led all players with 17 points on the night recording her sixth double-digit scoring performance in the season.

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.

January 16, 2016
Stags unable to contain Chapman in 77-71 loss
In a rematch of the 2015 SCIAC Tournament finale, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team was unable to pull out the win against Chapman, 77-71. After a high-scoring, evenly-played first half, a close game was expected down the stretch.

January 16, 2016
Gutsy overtime win over Chapman to be 6-0 in SCIAC
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and Chapman women’s basketball teams sent the Saturday night SCIAC match up into overtime with CMS ultimately coming out on top 50-44. In the low-scoring affair, the Athenas won the rebounding battle and had offensive contributions from all over the floor.

January 13, 2016
CMS hands Caltech first SCIAC loss
The CMS men's basketball team had to come from behind to hand Caltech its first conference loss of the season, 64-56, on Jan. 13 in Pasadena.

January 13, 2016
Win streak hits five for CMS with road win over Caltech
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team took down Caltech 60-32 in a SCIAC road game on Jan. 12 in Pasadena.

January 12, 2016
CMS Athletics Week In Review (1/4 - 1/10/16)
Get all the latest scores and info in the CMS Athletics Week In Review, the athletic department's weekly newsletter.

January 11, 2016
CMS Athlete of the Week: Matthew Williams – Men’s Swim (1/4 - 1/10/16)
In two meets over the weekend, the junior from Bellevue, Wash. swam on four winning relay teams and also won two individual events.

January 11, 2016
Defensive effort in first quarter helps CMS by Whittier
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team outscored Whittier 17-3 in the first quarter en route to a 66-46 road win on Jan. 9.

January 9, 2016
Whittier pulls away from CMS in the second half
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's basketball team lost at Whittier 84-61 on Jan. 11 in SCIAC play.

January 9, 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.

January 8, 2016
Patriot All-America tournament a meaningful experience for Shaw
Over the course of his playing career, sophomore Claremont McKenna College and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps All-American men’s golfer Jonathan Shaw (CMC) has played in his fair share of tournaments.

January 8, 2016
Highlights: Women's Basketball 62, Occidental 37 (1/5/16)
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team moved to 3-0 in conference play with a convincing win over Occidental on Jan. 5. Catch a few of the highlights here.

January 6, 2016
Spring sports schedules and alumni event information
A busy and exciting spring season for CMS Athletics begins in February when 10 sports will begin play for 2016. The schedules for baseball, men’s and women’s golf, women’s lacrosse, men’s and women’s tennis, track and field, softball and women’s water polo have been published on the CMS Athletics website. A full list of alumni events for the spring sports can be found here.

January 6, 2016
Stags not able to hold on late
A late lead was not enough for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team who fell to the Occidental Tigers 67-62 in overtime in their second SCIAC game of the year.

January 6, 2016
Brems & Johnson named to Scholar All-West Region Second Team
Juniors Makella Brems (CMC) and Amy Johnson (CMC) were named to the National Soccer Coaches Association of America (NSCAA) Scholar All-West Region Second Team.

January 6, 2016
Roberts Pavilion Construction Time-Lapse (1/6/16)
Less than two minutes is all it takes to watch the construction of Roberts Pavilion up until this point in this time-lapse video. Watch here.

January 5, 2016
CMS Athletics Week In Review (12/28/15 - 1/3/16)
Get all the latest scores and info in the CMS Athletics Week In Review, the athletic department's weekly newsletter.

January 5, 2016
Bunce reels in more accolades from D3football.com and Associated Press
Sophomore cornerback Victor Bunce (CMC) added two more accolades to his resume upon the close of the college football season. He was named to the D3football.com’s All-America Honorable Mention team and The Associated Press’ Little All-America First Team.

January 5, 2016
Stifling defense holds Oxy to 37 points in SCIAC win
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team held Occidental College (4-8, 0-3 SCIAC) scoreless through the first ten minutes of play in the SCIAC game on Tuesday night before the Athenas went on to run away with the win, 62-37.

January 4, 2016
CMS closes fall season in 12th nationally in D-III Directors’ Cup standings
In the third and final NCAA Division III Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings for the fall of 2015, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps finished in 12th overall nationally with a total of 210.00 points (last year CMS had 200.50 points in the fall and sat in 19th).

January 4, 2016
CMS Athlete of the Week: Jai Dungca - Women's Basketball (12/27-1/3)
(12/27 – 1/3) Junior guard Jai Dungca (CMC) helped the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team to a 2-1 record last week featuring decisive wins over Smith and La Verne.

January 2, 2016
Not enough for Stags against Leopards
In the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team’s first SCIAC game of the season, the Stags came up short against the University of La Verne to the tune of 63-59. In a statistically close game, the Leopards were able to come out on top in the end.

January 2, 2016
Dungca lifts Athenas to victory over La Verne
Junior guard Jai Dungca (CMC) put up a career-high 26 points in 36 minutes of play in the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball game against the University of La Verne. After leading by just one point at halftime, CMS ultimately earned the 71-59 win.

December 30, 2015
Strong fourth quarter defense seals win for Athenas
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team earned its sixth win of the young season after pulling away from the Smith College Pioneers in the second half.

December 29, 2015
Pioneers edge out Athenas
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team played its first game in two and a half weeks and fell to the Lewis & Clark Pioneers 68-63.

December 18, 2015
Goldhammer awarded Regional Men's Coach of the Year
The United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) in its annual meetings named Claremont-Mudd-Scripps head cross country coach John Goldhammer as the West Regional Men’s Coach of the Year. The award is Goldhammers’ second-straight and his 26th overall counting both his cross country and track and field awards.

December 17, 2015
CMS Athletics Week In Review (12/7 - 12/13/15)
Get all the latest scores and info in the CMS Athletics Week In Review, the athletic department's weekly newsletter.

December 16, 2015
Cullen named Player of the Year; five Stags with ACWPC All-America Honors
The Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) announced the selection of the organization's 2015 Men's Division III All-America Team on Dec. 16. Senior Tanner Cullen (CMC) capped off his collegiate career with the highest honor – being named the Division III Player of the Year.

December 15, 2015
Shaw receives invite to prestigious Patriot All-America tournament
Claremont McKenna College and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps sophomore men’s golfer Jonathan Shaw has been invited by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) to participate in the 2015 Patriot All-America golf tournament Dec. 27-31 at The Wigwam Arizona resort, located in the Phoenix area.

December 14, 2015
SCIAC & CMS Athlete of the Week: Aaron Lutzker – Men’s Swimming (12/7 – 12/13)
Freshman Aaron Lutzker (HMC) posted an NCAA B-cut time in the 200 yard breaststroke time trial at the Winter Invite in South Gate Dec. 11-12.

December 13, 2015
Swimmers post fast times at invites
Select CMS swimmers attended Invitational meets over the past two weekends, posting several fast times.

December 12, 2015
No. 3 George Fox rallies in second half to beat Athenas 64-63
Saturday night’s Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball game against No. 3 George Fox looked promising at halftime as the Athenas had the 48-22 lead. The Bruins mounted a comeback and out-scored CMS by 27 points in the second half for the 64-63 win, handing CMS their third loss on the season.

December 11, 2015
Get your Athenas gear for the Holidays
Shop the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics Apparel Store for the latest selection of Athenas fan gear! The team store allows you to customize clothing for every type of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athenas fan.

December 11, 2015
Get your Stags gear for the Holidays
Shop the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics Apparel Store for the latest selection of Stags fan gear! The team store allows you to customize clothing for every type of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics Stags fan.

December 10, 2015
NCAA showing by MWP keeps CMS in top-10 in second fall Directors’ Cup standings
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s water polo team made its first-ever appearance in the National Collegiate Men’s Water Polo Championship in 2015 and placed fifth.

December 10, 2015
Bench, defense guide CMS by Chapman in SCIAC-opener
Just as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team ended its conference season last season with a win, the 2015-16 SCIAC season began with a win as well for CMS, a 58-52 comeback road victory over Chapman on Dec. 9 at the Hutton Center.

December 8, 2015
CMS Athletics Week In Review (11/30 - 12/6/15)
Get all the latest scores and info in the CMS Athletics Week In Review, the athletic department's weekly newsletter.

December 8, 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.

December 8, 2015
Bunce and Slaats named to D3football.com All-West Region Team
Sophomore cornerback Victor Bunce (CMC) and junior nosegaurd Paul Slaats (HMC) earned All-Region awards from D3football.com for their performance in the 2015 season, as announced on Dec. 7. The athletes were of the 77 players selected from 249 nominations in the west region.

December 5, 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.

December 5, 2015
No. 5 Westmont hands CMS second loss in a row
Westmont (NAIA No. 5) defeated the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team 61-53 in Santa Barbara on Dec. 5 in a non-conference game.

December 4, 2015
Alumnus Dean Taylor ’73 retires after 40 years in baseball with third World Championship ring
With 162 games during the regular season (not including Spring Training and postseason), a front office career in Major League Baseball is a grind, even if it’s just for one season.

December 4, 2015
Highlights: Men's Basketball 77, San Diego Christian 76 (12/2/15)
The CMS men's basketball team came back to beat San Diego Christian in the final minute. Check out the highlights from the Stags' sixth straight win here.

December 4, 2015
Shields earns second All-West Region award from NSCAA
Darrah Shields (CMC) capped off her senior season with her second All-West Region award from the National Soccer coaches Association of America (NSCAA). Shields was named to the Third Team for the second consecutive year.

December 3, 2015
Stags take fourth quarter in loss to USC in NCAA Championships play-in game
The sixth seeded Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s water polo team faced third seeded University of Southern California in a play-in game in the 2015 NCAA Men’s Water Polo Championships. The Stags came up short against the Trojans losing 20-5, the same score as when the two teams squared off earlier in the season. CMS finishes their season at 21-8 after winning the program’s 26th Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) title.

December 2, 2015
Roberts Pavilion Construction Photos (November 2015)
Get an inside out view of Roberts Pavilion with these latest construction photos taken by Henry Cabala on Nov. 16, 2015.

December 2, 2015
Double-double for Lane in comeback vs. San Diego Christian
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Student-Athlete of the Week, senior Shelby Lane (CMC) recorded his fifth double-double on the season in the comeback victory over San Diego Christian, 77-76, in the Stags’ home opener. CMS came back from a 13 point deficit near the beginning of the first half to notch their sixth win of the season.

December 2, 2015
Men's Water Polo NCAA Championships Preview
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men?s water polo team earned a spot in the 2015 National Collegiate Men?s Water Polo Championship with their undefeated record in conference play (11-0) and winning the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Championships.

December 1, 2015
CMS Athletics Week In Review (11/23 - 11/29/15)
Get all the latest scores and info in the CMS Athletics Week In Review, the athletic department's weekly newsletter.

November 30, 2015
Slaats named Defensive Athlete of Year; six Stags on All-SCIAC teams
After a second place finish, the highest since 2003, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps football team landed six players on the All-SCIAC teams, highlighted by junior Paul Slaats (HMC) earning the Defensive Athlete of the Year award. Senior center Autin Crist (CMC), sophomore linebacker Brendan MacDonald (CMC) and sophomore cornerback Victor Bunce (CMC) were named to the First Team while sophomore running back Shane Pico (CMC) and senior defensive lineman Andrew Sova (CMC) made the Second Team, as released by the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference office on Nov. 30.

November 30, 2015
Stags go 2-0 at David Wells Classic
Playing at home for the first time this season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team won both of its games at the annual David Wells Classic over the Thanksgiving weekend.

November 30, 2015
Four Stags earn All-SCIAC honors; Lonzo wins Coach of the Year
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s water polo program had four athletes earn All-SCIAC honors, highlighted by Tanner Cullen (CMC) as Athlete of the Year and Greg Lonzo being named the Coach of the Year for the second consecutive year. First Team selections include juniors Alex Waggoner (CMC) and Rye Newman (CMC), while junior Ellison Taylor (CMC) landed on the second team. In addition, senior Adam Hilborn (CMC) was selected to the All-SCIAC Sportsmanship Team.

November 28, 2015
Costly turnovers in rematch against Puget Sound
In a rematch of the First Round of the NCAA Tournament last season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps came up short to the tune of 76-67 against the University of Puget Sound on the second day of the Wells Classic Tournament. The Athenas lost a little composure and ultimately were unable to maintain their first half lead despite junior Alyson Young’s (CMC) career night.

November 27, 2015
Severt, Akens-Irby lead CMS to Wells Classic win over Willamette
Sophomore Kailee Severt (CMC) put up 18 points in the second half of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team’s win over Northwest Conference foe, Willamette 69-53. The Athenas scored 28 points in the fourth quarter to run away with the victory on the first day of the 17th Annual David Wells Classic.

November 27, 2015
David Wells Classic Tournament Homepage
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and Pomona-Pitzer and are hosts for the Annual David Wells Classic Basketball Tournament Nov. 27 and 28. Four women's teams and four men's teams make up the tournament field. All women's games are hosted by CMS at the Linde Activities Center and all men's games are hosted by Pomona-Pitzer at the Rains Center.

November 25, 2015
CMS Athletics Week In Review (11/16 - 11/22/15)
Get all the latest scores and info in the CMS Athletics Week In Review, the athletic department's weekly newsletter.

November 25, 2015
XC and VBALL success puts CMS in Directors’ Cup top-10 in first fall rankings
Behind the strength of outstanding seasons from its cross country and volleyball teams, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics is ranked sixth nationally out of 400-plus NCAA Division III athletic departments in the first of three fall releases of the Learfield Sports Directors’ Cup standings.

November 24, 2015
Scarlett puts up 32 in 91-73 victory vs. Hunter
Sophomore Michael Scarlett (CMC) was a scoring machine in the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team’s second win on its New York City trip. The Stags bested Hunter College 91-73 on Saturday night as Scarlett scored 32 points in the game.

November 24, 2015
Athenas win Hunter Tip-Off Tournament; Donnelly named MVP
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team ran the table at the weekend’s Hunter College Tip-Off Tournament beating the host school, Hunter, on the second day 73-35. Junior Claire Donnelly (CMC) was named the tournament’s Most Valuable Player after another double-digit scoring performance with 12 points in the game.

November 23, 2015
SCIAC & CMS Athlete of the Week: Alex Waggoner – Men’s Water Polo (11/16 - 11/22/15)
With a 12-11 overtime victory over Whittier in the finals of the SCIAC Championships on Nov. 22, the CMS men’s water polo team won the program’s 26th conference championship.

November 23, 2015
Men's Water Polo Post-match Celebration (2015 SCIAC Champions)
The CMS men's water polo team defeated Whittier 12-11 in overtime to win the SCIAC Championships on Nov. 22 at Las Flores Park in La Verne. It is the 26th conference championship for the Stags.

November 22, 2015
CMS topples Whittier in overtime for 26th conference championship
As the final seconds winded down with the score tied near the end of the first of two, three-minute overtime periods, sophomore attacker Peter Tilton (CMC) fired a shot from near mid-pool just before time expired.

November 22, 2015
Stags 7th, Athenas 13th at NCAA D-III Championships; Loustalet and Blum All-Americans
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's cross country team finished seventh and the women's team finished 13th at the NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships on Saturday, Nov. 21.

November 21, 2015
CMS gets by Chapman to set up showdown against Whittier for SCIAC title
For the fourth year in a row, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s water polo team is facing Whittier in the finals of the SCIAC Championships, after CMS defeated Chapman 11-6 in the semifinals on Nov. 21.

November 20, 2015
Full team effort in 80-44 victory over John Jay
Four players on the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team ended up in double-digit scoring in the 80-44 win over John Jay College of Criminal Justice. This was the first of two games for the Stags on their road trip to Manhattan.

November 20, 2015
CMS Hall of Fame men's golfer honored by colleagues for HOF induction
On Nov. 14, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics inducted former Stag golfer and Claremont McKenna College alumnus Geoff Russell ’84 into its Hall of Fame.

November 20, 2015
Top seeded Stags kick off SCIAC Championships with a win
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s water polo team came into the SCIAC Championships as the number one seed and showed everyone why they earned that ranking with a 19-10 shellacking of Occidental.

November 20, 2015
Everyone plays in Athenas’ NY tournament win over St. Joseph’s
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team continued to build on their initial success with the 68-50 win over St. Joseph’s College (Long Island). In the first game of the Hunter College Tournament, all 16 Athenas saw time and CMS improved to 2-0 on the season.

November 20, 2015
2015 NCAA D-III Cross Country Championships Information
By finishing first (Stags) and second (Athenas) at the West Regionals on Nov. 14 in Claremont, both the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s and women’s cross country teams have qualified for the upcoming NCAA Division III National Championships.

November 18, 2015
Men’s Water Polo SCIAC Championships Preview
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s water polo team enters the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Championships as the No. 1 seed with an undefeated conference record, 8-0. The Stags put up an 18-7 record overall during the regular season and additionally went undefeated at home. The last time CMS was undefeated in SCIAC was the 1997 season under Coach Mike Sutton with a 10-0 record.

November 17, 2015
CMS Athletics Week In Review (11/9 - 11/15/15)
Get all the latest scores and info in the CMS Athletics Week In Review, the athletic department's weekly newsletter.

November 17, 2015
CMS Athlete of the Week: Zorg Loustalet – Men’s Cross Country (11/9 - 11/15/15)
Led by senior All-American Zorg Loustalet’s (HMC) third place finish at the NCAA Division III Cross Country West Regionals on Nov. 14, the Stags won regionals for the third time in four seasons and seventh time in program history.

November 17, 2015
Kerkhof named to AVCA DIII All-America Third Team
Junior outside hitter Nicole Kerkhof (CMC) earned her first All-America honors from the American Volleyball Association (AVCA) on Nov. 17, 2015. This marks the first player in the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps program history to earn an All-America award.

November 16, 2015
Highlights: Women's Basketball 55, Transylvania 53 (11/15/15)
Check out the highlights from the Athenas' last-second victory over Transylvania in their 2015 season opener.

November 15, 2015
Highlights: Football 20, Pomona-Pitzer 17 (11/14/15)
CMS closed out the 2015 season with a sixth street rivalry win over Pomona-Pitzer. Check out the highlights from the Stags' third straight victory over the Sagehens.

November 15, 2015
Early season road trip produces mixed results for Stags
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s basketball team began regular season play for the 2015 season with a trio of road matchups. CMS lost both games of the Markie Cosca Memorial Tournament Nov. 13-14 to Simpson (Calif.) and the Cal Maritime Academy, but earned a decisive win over the UC Santa Cruz Banana Slugs on Nov. 15.

November 15, 2015
Last second layup for Athenas in home opener against Transylvania
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team started off their 2015-16 campaign with a thrilling 55-53 win over Transylvania on Sunday night at the Linde Activities Center. In the back and forth game, CMS rallied to earn the win with a last second layup by senior Mara Falahee (SCR).

November 14, 2015
Battle for Sixth Street trophy stays with CMS
For the third season in a row, the Battle for Sixth Street trophy is staying with the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps football team, after CMS came back to defeat Pomona-Pitzer 20-17 on Nov. 14 at Zinda Field.

November 14, 2015
Postgame Interview: Tyler Stanek (Pomona-Pitzer - 11/14/15)
Tyler Stanek scored what ended up being the game-winning touchdown for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps football team in a 20-17 win over Pomona-Pitzer on Nov. 14 at Zinda Field.

November 14, 2015
No. 1 WashU ends Athenas’ NCAA run
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps volleyball team’s season came to an end as they faced No. 1 ranked Washington University-St. Louis in the second round of the NCAA Tournament. The No. 7 Athenas rallied back against 10 set points in the first set, but ultimately lost 3-0 to the WashU Bears (29-27, 26-24, 25-14).

November 14, 2015
Stags first, Athenas second at NCAA D-III Cross Country Regionals
The CMS cross country teams finished first and second at the NCAA West Regional on Saturday, Nov. 14 and both teams qualified for the NCAA Championships.

November 14, 2015
Highlight: Bridget Blum finishes in fifth at NCAA XC D-III Regionals
Bridget Blum finished in fifth at the NCAA D-III Regionals on Nov. 14 in Claremont, Calif. and the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's cross country team qualified for nationals with a second place finish.

November 14, 2015
Highlight: Zorg Loustalet finishes in third at NCAA D-III XC Regionals
Zorg Loustalet finished in third place and he helped the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country team qualify for nationals with a first place team finish at the NCAA Division III Cross Country Regionals on Nov. 14 in Claremont, Calif.

November 13, 2015
Season Preview: 2015-16 CMS Men's Basketball
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's basketball team tips off the 2015-16 season on Nov. 13 at the Cal Maritime Tournament in Northern California. Coach Scalmanini and senior guard Jack Earley talk about the upcoming season in this preview video.

November 13, 2015
Season Preview: 2015-16 CMS Women's Basketball
Head coach Kristen Dowling gives an inside look into the 2015-16 CMS women’s basketball team and explains how they can build off their success from last year. The Athenas will tip off the season at home against Transylvania on Nov. 15.

November 13, 2015
Decisive win over Southwestern advances CMS to semifinals in NCAA Regional
In the first round of the NCAA Tournament, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps volleyball team eliminated Southwestern University (Tex.) in three sets: 25-14, 25-16, 25-17. The Athenas boasted a .467 hitting percentage in the rematch against the Pirates.

November 13, 2015
CMS cross country represented well on All-SCIAC teams
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country programs had a total of 18 athletes named to the men’s and women’s All-SCIAC teams, the most out of any school in the conference. Nine Stags and nine Athenas accounted for 45 percent of the total selections.

November 12, 2015
Kerkhof, Werner and Vlasich earn All-West Region awards
On the eve of the start of the NCAA Tournament, junior outside hitter Nicole Kerkhof (CMC), sophomore libero Mikena Werner (SCR) and head coach Kurt Vlasich earned all-region honors from the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA). Kerkhof was named to the first team while Werner was an honorable mention. Vlasich was tabbed as the West Region Coach of the year for the second time in his career, the first being in the 2013 season.

November 11, 2015
Highlights: Football 49, Whittier 3 (11/7/15)
CMS dominated Whittier for their fourth-straight SCIAC win. Trey Reynolds threw for four touchdowns and the Stags' defense held the Poets to only 230 yards of total offense. Check out the highlights from their commanding performance here.

November 11, 2015
No. 1 CMS continues to look the part in Sixth Street win
A run of five-straight goals in the first quarter by the Division III No. 1 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s water polo team gave CMS a large early cushion as the team went on to a 12-7 win over Pomona-Pitzer on Nov. 11 at the Haldeman Aquatic Center.

November 11, 2015
Postmatch Interview: Men's Water Polo vs. Pomona-Pitzer (11/11/15)
Senior captains Adam Hilborn and Tanner Cullen talk about the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's water polo team's 12-7 win at Pomona-Pitzer on Nov. 11.