2010 CMS Football News

April 18, 2011
CMS Football Summer Mini-Camp And Recruiting Open Houses
Head football coach Kyle Sweeney today announced the dates for the Stags Football Summer Mini-Camp and three recruiting open houses. CMS will host a mini-camp on July 29. The recruiting open houses will take place June 17, July 8 and August 5.

February 25, 2011
CMS Announces Hiring of New Head Football Coach
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Director of Athletics Mike Sutton announced today the appointment of Kyle Sweeney as the new head coach for CMS football. Sweeney, whose leadership of the Stags is effective March 2, 2011, has been the defensive coordinator at the University of Chicago since 2009.

January 27, 2011
Twelve Stags Earn SCIAC All-Academic Honors
CMS had the most players (12) represented on the SCIAC All-Academic team. To qualify, players need to have a 3.40 or better cumulative GPA.

December 4, 2010
Three Stags Named To All-SCIAC Team
The All-SCIAC Football team was recently announced and CMS had three representatives. First Team All-SCIAC selections included Sam Jolly and Ed Mills. Ben Salzman earned Second Team All-SCIAC honors.

November 16, 2010
Stags Seniors Finish Undefeated In Peace Pipe Rivalry
CMS finished the season in dramatic fashion with a 31-30 overtime victory at Pomona-Pitzer on Saturday. Led by a clutch defense and a determined offense, the Stags won their fourth straight Peace Pipe. CMS finished 7-2 overall, its best record since 2002.

October 29, 2010
Football Gives Back With Elementary School Visit
The Stags spent last Tuesday morning up at Condit Elementary School in Claremont. The players, naving the morning off during fall break, took the opportunity to visit a local elementary school and mentor some students.

October 28, 2010
Stags Show Support Of Breast Cancer Awareness
The CMS football team joins the NFL and other organizations in supporting National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Stags are showing their support by wearing pink socks at their home games to bring awareness and support for those dealing with breast cancer.

October 26, 2010
Football Pulls Out Exciting Homecoming Victory
CMS beat Whittier 30-27 on Saturday in a back and forth game that was tied three times and that each team led multiple times. The Stags are now 5-1 overall and 2-1 in SCIAC.

October 19, 2010
Stags Fight To The End Before Losing First Game
CMS battled to the end of a physical game at Redlands before suffering their first loss of the season 21-7.

October 13, 2010
Stags Featured By Local Press
The football team's Yingling brothers, Scott and Eric, are featured in an article this week in the Inland Valley Daily Bulletin. The football team's strong start is also the lead in the Bulletin local football column.

October 11, 2010
Stags Down Panthers, Improve To 4-0
The football team improved to 4-0 for the first time since 2002 with a 31-21 win over visiting Chapman University on Saturday. This was the team's first win over the Panthers since 2006.

October 8, 2010
Stags Continue Strong Representation In National Stats
After three games, here is how some of your Stags rank in the national statistics. CMS (3-0) faces Chapman University (1-2) at 7:00 pm Saturday night. The Stags expect another great crowd to turn out and root the team on while enjoying the great pizza of the famous Slice Truck.

October 4, 2010
Stags Down Leopards To Improve To 3-0
CMS, aided by great fan support, extended their record to 3-0 overall and 1-0 in the SCIAC with 20-14 win over the University of La Verne.

September 29, 2010
Football Among NCAA Leaders In Statistics
Several Stags are amongst the NCAA Division III leaders four weeks into NCAA reporting. The team leads the nation in tackles for a loss and has the nation’s leading sacker. Come out for a game this Saturday night and Zinda Field and see the team for yourself. Stag Football is on the rise.

September 22, 2010
Stags Win In Convincing Fashion
The Stags traveled to Forest Grove, OR for Pacific University’s first home game in almost 20 years and, despite the many distractions, kept their focus and improved to 2-0 on the season with a 37-9 win.

September 16, 2010
Stags Crush The Pioneers In Season Opener
CMS scored touchdowns in all phases of the game - offense, defense and special teams - to beat Lewis & Clark in the season opener for both teams 65-21.

September 7, 2010
Stag Offense 2010
The Stag Offense enters the 2010 season with high expectations and a strong sense of optimism. In the second season in Offensive Coordinator Jake Campbell’s offense, the players are ready to build on last year’s success, both on the ground and through the air.

August 31, 2010
Camp As Seen By Defense
This year the Stag defense welcomes back Coco Jarin. The former linebacker coach has stepped into the role of defensive coordinator, and with that he brings his fast paced hard hitting style back to a seasoned group of veterans.

August 30, 2010
Camp As Seen By The Offensive Line
Camp. The very word drives shivers down the spine of any football player. It is the culmination of nine months of running and lifting, and the beginning of blood, bruises, and broken bones.

July 20, 2010
Candaele Retires As Football Coach
Rick Candaele has announced that he will retire as head football coach at Claremont-Mudd-Scripps effective August 15. Assistant Head Coach Steve Retzlaff will be the interim head coach for the 2010 season.