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October 26, 2014
CMS opens at UCSD
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Stag and Athena swimming and diving squads opened the 2014-15 campaign at UCSD on Saturday, Oct. 25. The Athenas fell to the NCAA Division II Tritons 183-110, while the Stags were out scored 183-112.

October 24, 2014
Season Preview: 2014-15 CMS Swim & Dive
The CMS swimming & diving teams have their first meet of the season at UC San Diego on Saturday, Oct. 25. Find out all you need to know about the 2014-15 Stags and Athenas by watching the season preview video.

October 16, 2014
2014 Swim & Dive Alumni Meet Information
You're invited to join swim & dive alumni, parents, and students for the annual swimming & diving meet! Find out all the information you need to know here.

October 7, 2014
Senior swimmer Alex Mendoza featured on SwimSwam.com
Senior Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's swimmer Alex Mendoza talks about his summer working in a neuro-psych lab on campus and his trip out to Cape Town, South Africa in a feature story on SwimSwam.com as part of their D-III Senior Spotlight Series.

September 29, 2014
Swim teams hit the pool for first practice of 2014-15 season
With fall sports in full gear, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming and diving teams’ first practice of the 2014-15 season on Monday, Sept. 29, served as a reminder that winter sports are right around the corner. The teams now have just under a month to prepare for their first meet of the season which is on Saturday, Oct. 25 at UC San Diego.

September 4, 2014
Follow CMS Athletics with email updates and on social media
Following CMS Athletics has been made easier than ever. Whether you are on the go and comfortable with all forms of social media or just figured out your email, CMS Athletics has a way for you to follow your favorite sports teams.

July 10, 2014
Stags and Athenas earn academic honors
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Swimming and Diving teams received recognition from the College Swimming Coaches Association of America for outstanding academic achievements during the Spring 2014 semester. The Stags ranked 10th among all NCAA D-III teams with a GPA of 3.43. The Athenas held a 3.44 GPA.

June 11, 2014
2013-14 CMS Athletics Highlight Video
The 2013-14 school year saw 12 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps teams win SCIAC championships and 12 teams make NCAA postseason appearances in their respective sport. Watch a few highlights from the record-breaking year for CMS Athletics.

June 8, 2014
2013-14 a record year for CMS Athletics on conference and national levels
Over the years, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics has won 27 Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) All-Sports Trophies and has been ranked in the upper echelon of Division III programs in the annual Directors’ Cup Standings.

April 17, 2014
CMS has 28 winter sport student-athletes on SCIAC All-Academic Teams
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) released its 2013-14 winter sports All-Academic Teams and 28 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps student-athletes made their respective sports’ All-Academic Team.

March 23, 2014
Pair of All-American performances cap off Stags' 7th place finish at NCAAs
A pair of All-America performances on the final day of the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships by the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s swim team, capped off a seventh place finish for the team during the championships which ran from March 19-22 at the IU Natatorium.

March 22, 2014
Thirds by Williams and Stevick keep Stags in seventh after day three
Matt Williams and James Stevick finished third in their respective events on the third day of the NCAA Championships and the Stags remained in seventh place with 123 points.

March 21, 2014
Two All-American relays move Stags up to seventh after day two of NCAA Championships
The Stag 200 free and 400 medley relay teams both finished in the top eight and earned All-American honors and big team points on the second day of the NCAA Championships.

March 19, 2014
200 Relay team and diver Stevick have Stags in 8th after first day of NCAA Championships
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s swimming & diving team registered 39 points to put them in eighth place after the first day of competition at the NCAA Championship on March 19 at the IU Natatorium.

March 17, 2014
NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championship Preview
A group of 19 student-athletes from the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s and men’s swimming & diving teams have qualified to participate in the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championship March 19-22 at the Indiana University Natatorium on the campus of IUPUI.

March 2, 2014
Stevick wins Zone Championships, advances to NCAA Championships
James Stevick won both the 1-meter and 3-meter competitions at the Zone 2 Diving Championships in Grinnell, IA on Friday and Saturday.

February 26, 2014
Williams named SCIAC Athlete of the Week
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) named Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's swimmer Matthew Williams as the SCIAC Male Athlete of the Week for the week of Feb. 17-23.

February 24, 2014
Stags win seventh straight SCIAC Championship
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's swimming & diving team won their seventh straight SCIAC title Sunday night after a dominating performance over the four-day 2014 SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships. The Stags totaled 1,229 points and captured 14 titles in individual and relay events.

February 23, 2014
Athenas and Stags both extend leads on second day of SCIAC Championships
During the second of three days at the SCIAC Swimming and Diving Championships, a handful of event records were set while the team results stayed similar from the previous days.

February 22, 2014
Stags out to big lead after first day of SCIAC Championships
On the first day of the SCIAC Swimming and Diving Championships at the Brenda Villa Aquatic Center in Commerce, CMS has the team lead in both the women’s and men’s team competition.

February 21, 2014
Stevick shatters SCIAC 3M diving record on day one of SCIAC Championships
James Stevick broke the CMS and SCIAC records for 3 meter diving Thursday on the opening night of the SCIAC Championships. His score of 572.30 broke the old SCIAC record by 34.05 points.

February 19, 2014
2014 SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships Information
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming & diving teams kick off the 2014 SCIAC Championships on Thursday, Feb. 20 at the Brenda Villa Aquatic Center in Commerce, Calif.

February 11, 2014
Williams named SCIAC Athlete of the Week
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) named Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's swimmer Matthew Williams as the SCIAC Male Athlete of the Week for the week of Feb. 3-9.

February 9, 2014
CMS sets 11 pool records in SCIAC dual meet finale
The CMS Stags and Athenas capped an undefeated SCIAC dual meet season by setting 11 pool records at Pomona-Pitzer's Haldemann Pool on Saturday. The Stags won the meet 211-86 with the Athenas topping the Sagehens 197-103.

February 1, 2014
Seniors end home career with wins over Redlands
A total of 14 members of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming & diving team participated in the final home meet of their careers on Saturday for Senior Day, as CMS defeated Redlands in both the men’s and women’s competition to remain unbeaten in SCIAC. The Stags took all 13 events en route to a 197-46 win, while the Athenas defeated Redlands 172-69 by winning 11 of 13 events.

January 25, 2014
Pool records fall as Athenas and Stags defeat Caltech and Cal Lu
A total of five pool records were set by the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming & diving teams on Saturday afternoon at Axelrood Pool, as both the Athenas and Stags swept their dual meet against Caltech and Cal Lutheran.

January 21, 2014
Kee, Stevick named SCIAC Athletes of the Week for their efforts against Oxy
Senior swimmer Michele Kee and junior diver James Stevick of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming & diving teams have each been named Athlete of the Week by the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) the conference announced Tuesday.

January 19, 2014
CMS holds those Tigers
CMS took 30 of 32 events as the Athenas defeated Occidental 222 to 75 and the Stags swept the Tigers 247 to 46 in SCIAC dual meet action on Friday and Saturday. Each CMS team moved to 4-0 in SCIAC play.

January 11, 2014
CMS sweeps relay and diving events as both teams defeat La Verne
With sweeps in each of the diving and relay events, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming and diving teams each registered wins over La Verne on Saturday afternoon at Axelrood Pool in the first meet since December. The Athenas defeated the Leopards 239-56 while the Stags registered a 219-75 win. Both the Athenas and Stags are now 3-0 in conference action so far this season.

December 10, 2013
Record breaking effort earns Stag swimmer Williams SCIAC Athlete of the Week
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) named Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s swimmer Matthew Williams as the SCIAC Male Athlete of the Week for the week of Dec. 2-8.

December 9, 2013
Williams smashes record as Stags win two
CMS opened SCIAC action with double-dual meet wins over Chapman University and Whittier College on Saturday. Freshman Matthew Williams led off the 400 medley relay by crushing the CMS varsity record in the 100 yard backstroke.

November 17, 2013
Stevick shines at Diving Invitational
James Stevick led all Division III competitors at the Bulldog Diving Invite at the University of Redlands on Saturday. The eleven-team invite featured divers from six SCIAC schools, plus five NCAA Division I and II programs.

November 10, 2013
CMS excels at Redlands Pentathlon
Seven of the nine SCIAC teams, plus Biola University, converged on the University of Redlands on Saturday for the annual Bulldog Pentathlon.

November 3, 2013
CMS wins Whittier Relays
The Stag and Athena swimmers won seven of ten events en route to a team victory at the Whittier Co-ed Relays on Saturday. The four-team competition featured a unique set of relays, each of which alternated male and female competitors.

October 31, 2013
Both swim teams ranked in top seven nationally
The Endless Pools/CollegeSwimming.com Division III Top 25 was released yesterday and the CMS teams are ranked sixth (women) and seventh (men).

October 27, 2013
CMS opens season at UCSD
The CMS Stags and Athenas opened the 2013-14 swimming and diving season on Saturday, October 26, 2013 at UC San Diego. Despite finishing on the short end on the scoreboard in both men’s (126-174) and women’s (107-191) meets, the Stags and Athenas posted several strong performances.

October 24, 2013
2013 CMS Men's Swimming & Diving Season Preview
The CMS men's swimming & diving team opens up its 2013-14 season on Saturday, Oct. 26 at UC San Diego. CMS won its 6th-straight SCIAC championship in 2012-13 and 33rd overall. Find out more about this year's team by watching the season preview as head coach Charlie Griffiths breaks down the upcoming season for the Stags.

October 10, 2013
Practice underway as Athenas and Stags look to add to SCIAC Championship streak
With the first meet of the season set for Saturday, Oct. 26 at UC San Diego, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s and men’s swimming & diving teams practice season is in full swing.

August 21, 2013
SWIM Across The Sound Relay Team From CMS Raises $7,500 For Cancer Patients
A group of five Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimmers, all of whom are Claremont McKenna College students, raised $7,500 for cancer patients and their families at the 26th Annual St. Vincent’s Medical Foundation Swim Across the Sound Marathon in early August.

July 17, 2013
Stag And Athena Swimmers & Divers Receive Academic Accolades
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming and diving teams received recognition from the College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) for outstanding academic achievement during the Spring 2013 semester.

July 15, 2013
CMS Athletics Names Five To Hall Of Fame Class of 2013
Director of Athletics Mike Sutton is proud to announce that five former student athletes - at least one representative from each college - will be inducted into the Hall of Fame Class of 2013 at the Hall of Fame Banquet on Saturday, Nov. 16.

June 13, 2013
CMS Athletics Broadens Fan Outreach With Addition Of Instagram And YouTube Pages
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics has expanded its social media reach to include both Instagram and Youtube in order to enhance its engagement and connection with fans, alumni, parents, current students, prospective student-athletes and the community.

June 12, 2013
CMS Athletics Highlight Video (2012-13)
Now that the 2012-2013 CMS Athletics season is behind us, watch this year's highlight video for a look back on a year that saw nine CMS teams win SCIAC Championships.

May 31, 2013
Blumberg Takes First At 2013 Alcatraz Sharkfest Swim
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s swimmer Marc Blumberg finished first out of 481 competitors in the men’s division of the 2013 Annual Alcatraz Sharkfest open-swim competition which occurred on Sunday, May 19.

March 24, 2013
400-Free Relay, Diver Stevick Secure Stags 10th Place Finish At NCAA Championships
After four days of competition, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s swimming & diving team came away with a 10th place finish at the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships March 20-23 at Conroe Natatorium.

March 22, 2013
800 Free Relay Team Shines; Stags In 11th After Day 3 Of NCAA Championships
After the third day of competition on Friday at the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships at Conroe Natatorium, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s swimming & diving team is in a tie for 11th place in the 44-school field.

March 21, 2013
Diver Stevick National Runner-Up, Stags In 10th After Day 2 Of NCAA Championships
Sophomore diver James Stevick made his 2013 NCAA Championships debut on the second day of the Division III NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships and finished as the national runner-up. As a team, the Stags moved up two spots from 12th to 10th with 65 points after two days of competition.

March 20, 2013
A Pair Of CMS Records Fall On First Day Of NCAA Championships
After the first day of competition at the NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s swimming & diving team sits in 12th place in the 26-team field with 12 points. Along the way, CMS schools records were set in the 500-yard freestyle and 200-yard medley relay.

March 15, 2013
Men’s Swimming & Diving NCAA Championships Preview
With all the success that the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s swimming & diving team has had within the conference, 15 years had gone by since the last time the team sent 10 or more participants to the NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships. That streak came to end this season as 10 CMS participants – nine swimmers, one diver – have qualified for the Championships which run from March 20-23 at the Conroe Natatorium in Shenandoah, Texas. This is the highest total of participants the Stags have sent to the Championships since 2011 when eight qualified.

February 26, 2013
Weber Named SCIAC Male Athlete Of The Week
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) announced Tuesday that Claremont-Mudd-Scripps senior swimmer Blake Weber has been named the SCIAC Male Athlete of the Week for Feb. 18-24.

February 22, 2013
Weber Named Male Swimmer of the Year, 28 Athenas And Stags Named All-SCIAC
With the SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships in the rear view mirror, the conference has released its 2013 All-SCIAC awards for men’s and women’s swimming and diving and 28 swimmers (14 Athenas and 14 Stags) earned the award. In addition, senior Blake Weber was named SCIAC Athlete of the Year on the men’s side.

February 19, 2013
Stags Capture Sixth Straight SCIAC Championship
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men’s swimming & diving team closed out an impressive three-day stretch at the 2013 SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships by setting several school and meet records en route to their sixth-straight SCIAC title.

February 19, 2013
Both Athenas And Stags Extend Lead At Day Two Of SCIAC Championships
Day two is in the books at the SCIAC Swimming & Diving & Championships at Splash! La Mirada and both the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s and men’s swimming & diving teams hold a lead with one day to go.

February 17, 2013
Records Fall On Day One Of SCIAC Championships
The Stags set three CMS records and one SCIAC record en route to winning all six events contested on the first day of the SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships on Sunday. After the first of three days of competition, CMS has 343 points with Redlands in second with 220.

February 15, 2013
Athenas And Stags Look To Repeat As SCIAC Swimming & Diving Champions
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming and diving teams are all set to compete at the SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships which begin on Sunday, Feb. 17 and run through Tuesday, Feb. 19 at Splash! La Mirada Aquatics Center.

February 10, 2013
Three Qualify For Diving Finals
The 2013 SCIAC Swimming and Diving Championships opened with the diving preliminaries over the weekend at the Rose Bowl Aquatic Center. One varsity record was set, while all five CMS divers put themselves in position to score points in the championships.

February 2, 2013
CMS Sweeps Redlands In Dual Meet Finale
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Stags and Athenas swept the University of Redlands in the season’s dual meet finale on Saturday, Feb. 2. At Redlands’ home pool, the Athenas topped the Bulldogs 148 to 95, while the Stags beat Redlands 185 to 58.

January 26, 2013
Both Athenas and Stags Get Win Over Pomona-Pitzer In Final Home Meet
In its final home meet of the season on Senior Day, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming and diving teams both earned victories over the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens on Saturday, Jan. 26 at Axelrood Pool. The Athenas narrowly defeated the Sagehens 152-146 while the Stags came away with a 240-47 win.

January 19, 2013
CMS Rolls In Double-Dual Meet Against Oxy and Chapman
On a postcard perfect day, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming & diving team hosted Chapman University and Occidental College in SCIAC action on Saturday, Jan. 19. The Stags beat Occidental 185 to 45 and Chapman 193 to 30, while the Athenas topped the Tigers 160 to 77 and the Panthers 192 to 49.

January 16, 2013
Five Wins In Six Events Earn Whiting SCIAC Male Athlete of the Week
For the second consecutive week a member of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming & diving team has been named SCIAC Athlete of the Week. Sophomore men’s swimmer Cameron Whiting (CMC) has been selected as the conference’s Male Athlete of the Week for the week of Jan. 7-13, 2013, the conference announced Tuesday.

January 13, 2013
CMS Tops Cal Lu
The CMS Stags and Athenas swept the California Lutheran University Kingsmen and Regals in SCIAC dual meet action on Saturday.

January 13, 2013
Distance Races Pay Off For CMS
CMS played host to California Baptist University in the annual "Training Camp Splash" distance meet on Friday, January 11. The meet featured an unusual slate of events, including 500 yard relays and 300 yard stroke events. The Stags and Athenas each earned team victories.

January 6, 2013
CMS Returns to Action With Sweep Over La Verne
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swimming & diving team won 26 of 32 events to sweep the University of LaVerne in SCIAC dual meet action on Saturday, January 5, in its first meet in over a month. The Athenas won 214 to 44 and the Stags topped the Leopards 191 to 85. Both CMS squads are now 3-0 in conference play.

December 3, 2012
CMS Sweeps Caltech and Whittier
The CMS swimming and diving teams opened the 2012-13 SCIAC season with a pair of sweeps. The Stags and Athenas faced Whittier and Caltech at Whittier College on Saturday, December 1, in a double-dual meet. The Athenas beat Caltech 245 to 35 and topped Whittier 215 to 76. The Stags defeated Caltech 253 to 45 and Whittier 245 to 53.

November 17, 2012
Divers Rip To Victory
Senior Athena Carmen Lundell and sophomore Stag James Stevick swept the 1-meter and 3-meter competitions at the annual Bulldog Diving Invitational on Saturday, November 17 at the University of Redlands.

November 17, 2012
CMS Chops Down Loggers
The CMS Stag and Athena swimmers hosted the University of Puget Sound November 16-17, in the two-day, 34-event, “West Coast Challenge.” The Athenas chopped down the Loggers 184 to 124, while the Stags won 203 to 99.

November 11, 2012
CMS Races At Redlands Pentathlon
CMS took to the water on Saturday, November 10 as members of the Stags and Athenas raced at the annual Redlands Pentathlon.

October 31, 2012
Swim Teams Among Nation's Best
The Endless Pools/CollegeSwimming.com Division III Top 25 was released yesterday and the CMS teams are ranked fourth (men) and 11th (women). The Endless Pools Top 25 reflect each team's best performance meets.

October 27, 2012
CMS Opens At UC San Diego
The CMS swimming and diving team opened its season on Saturday, October 27 with a dual meet at UC San Diego. The NCAA Division II power Tritons topped the Athenas by a score of 256 to 44 and the Stags 234 to 66.

July 11, 2012
Stags and Athenas Earn Academic Honors
The CMS Swimming and Diving Teams received recognition from the College Swimming Coaches Association for outstanding academic achievement during the Spring 2012 semester. The CMS Stags ranked 30th among all NCAA D-III teams with a GPA of 3.27. The Athenas ranked 40th with a 3.41 GPA.

March 25, 2012
Athenas Finish Ninth, Stags Finish 27th At NCAA Championships
CMS concluded the 2012 NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships on Saturday with two All-American performances.

March 23, 2012
Pai, Stevick Earn Honorable Mention All-American Honors
Vincent Pai and James Stevick have both earned Honorable Mention All-American honors at the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships after three of four days of competition.

February 22, 2012
Stags Win Fifth Straight Title
CMS finished first at the 2012 SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships at South Gate and won their fifth straight and 32nd overall SCIAC Championship.

February 21, 2012
Stags Lead After Two Days At SCIAC Championships
The Stags are in first place after the second of three days at the SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships. CMS has 607 points, 40 points ahead of second place Redlands.

February 14, 2012
Stevick Named SCIAC Athlete Of The Week
James Stevick was selected SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the week of February 6-12.

February 7, 2012
Stevick Named SCIAC Athlete Of The Week
James Stevick was selected SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the week of January 30 - February 5.

February 5, 2012
CMS Sweeps Redlands on Senior Day
On a picture-perfect day in Claremont, the CMS Athenas and Stags swept the Redlands Bulldogs to complete 7-0 SCIAC dual meet seasons. The Athenas won 182 to 61 and the Stags topped UR 160 to 83.

January 28, 2012
CMS Remains Undefeated In SCIAC
The CMS Stag and Athena swimming and diving teams traveled to Thousand Oaks on Saturday to square off with California Lutheran University in SCIAC action. The Stags topped the Kingsmen 159-64 and the Athenas beat the Regals 141-81.

January 22, 2012
Kee and Berger Set Records In Win Over Oxy
CMS used the momentum built by Axelrood Pool records from Brett Berger and Michele Kee into team triumphs over Occidental on Saturday. The Stags won 235 to 53 and the Athenas secured a 203-93 victory.

January 15, 2012
CMS Cruises Past La Verne
The CMS Stag and Athena swim and dive teams each moved to 4-0 in the SCIAC with substantial wins over the University of La Verne Leopards at the Flores Park Pool in LaVerne.

January 7, 2012
CMS Dominates Whittier
The CMS Stag and Athena swimmers and divers won 25 of 26 events in SCIAC dual meet action at home versus the Whittier College Poets on Saturday, January 7. The Athenas won 185-51, while the Stags’ tally was 182-49.

December 5, 2011
CMS Breaks Four Pool Records In Victories Over Pomona-Pitzer
The CMS Stags and Athenas combined for four pool records in a pair of victories over Pomona-Pitzer on Saturday. All told, CMS won 29 of the 32 events, posting a 220-73 win in the women’s meet and a 229-67 tally in the men’s meet.

December 3, 2011
CMS Opens SCIAC Season With Victories Over Caltech
The CMS Stag and Athena swimming and diving teams traveled to Caltech on Friday, December 2 and tallied victories in both the men’s and women’s competitions. The Stags won 154-60, while the Athenas won 154-63.

November 23, 2011
CMS Highly Ranked In Division III Dual Meet Poll
The College Swim Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Division III Coaches Poll Committee released its first dual meet poll of the 2011-2012 season today and the Athenas and Stags both earned high rankings.

November 23, 2011
Divers Perform Well At Bulldog Diving Invite
James Stevick and Drake Escrofani each posted top 3 finishes at the Bulldog Diving Invite at the University of Redlands on November 19.

October 31, 2011
CMS Opens Dual Meet Season At UC San Diego
After starting the season with resounding wins at the Logger Relays in Federal Way, Washington, last week, the CMS Stag and Athena swimming and diving teams opened their dual meet campaigns at UC-San Diego on Saturday, October 29.

October 25, 2011
CMS Victorious At Logger Relays
The CMS Stag and Athena swimming teams opened their 2011-12 campaign with a trip to the Logger Relays at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way, Washington on Saturday, October 22.

September 7, 2011
CMS Featured in Swimming World Magazine
The CMS swimming team is featured in the September 2011 issue of Swimming World Magazine. Two articles in the Swimming Technique section of the issue highlight the program.

July 27, 2011
Stags and Athenas Earn Academic Honors
The CMS Swimming and Diving Teams received recognition from the College Swimming Coaches Association for outstanding academic achievement during the Spring 2011 semester. The CMS Stags ranked 23rd among all NCAA D-III teams with a GPA of 3.24. The Athenas ranked 24th on the women’s list with a 3.42 GPA.

March 27, 2011
Athenas Finish 7th, Stags Finish 17th At NCAA Championships
The men's and women's swim teams turned in solid performances at the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships in Knoxville, TN which concluded on Saturday. The Athenas are finished with 133 points and the Stags finished 17th with 74 points.

March 24, 2011
Athenas 6th, Stags 15th After Two Days At NCAA Championships
After two of four days at the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships in Knoxville, TN, the CMS swim teams are well positioned. The Athenas are tied for sixth with 108 points and the Stags are 15th with 28 points.

March 4, 2011
16 Swimmers Qualify For NCAA Championships
Eight Athenas and eight Stags will represent CMS at the 2011 NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships at the University of Tennessee on March 23-26. The 16 athletes are the most participants CMS has had in one year.

February 23, 2011
Stags Win Fourth Straight Title
CMS finished first at the 2011 SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships at Long Beach and won their fourth straight and 31st overall SCIAC Championship. CMS finished with 921 points, 182 points ahead of second place.

February 22, 2011
Stags Lead After Two Days At SCIAC Championships
The Stags are in first place after the second of three days at the SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships. CMS has 612 points, 96 points ahead of second place Redlands.

February 14, 2011
CMS Advances Five to Diving Finals
CMS advanced five divers in nine events to the SCIAC Diving Finals during the preliminary rounds which were contested this past weekend at Pomona-Pitzer.

February 6, 2011
Stags Come Up Short at Redlands
The CMS Stag swimming and diving squad traveled to Redlands on Saturday, but came up short in the SCIAC battle. As has been the case for each of the past 15 seasons, the Stags and Bulldogs entered their contest with unblemished SCIAC records. At 6-0 in league, the teams squared off for a final test prior to the conference championship meet. The final score was 144-99 in favor of the home team.

January 31, 2011
Stags Stay Undefeated In SCIAC
The CMS Stag swimming and diving squad stayed undefeated in SCIAC competition with a 224-62 win over Occidental College over the weekend. The 6-0 Stags will face the 6-0 Redlands Bulldogs next Saturday for top seed in SCIAC heading into the Championships.

January 24, 2011
CMS Top Cal Lu On Senior Day
The CMS Stag and Athena Class of 2011 enjoyed a stellar “Senior Day” on January 22, 2011. The swimmers and divers faced California Lutheran University in the final home meet of the season. After the requisite cheers, hugs, chest-bumps and balloons, the Athenas dethroned the Regals 192 to 44 while the Stags topped the Kingsmen 158 to 83.

January 16, 2011
CMS Sweeps the Poets
AccuWeather called it “Sunny and Pleasantly Warm.” The CMS Stags and Athenas called it a “Great Day to Swim and Dive.” All around, it was an excellent time to be in Claremont, as CMS swept the Whittier Poets at the CMS Axelrood Pool on Saturday, January 15, 2011. The Athenas won 220-68, while the Stags took first by a score of 241-56. Both CMS squads are 4-0 in SCIAC competition.

January 10, 2011
CMS Dominates La Verne
The CMS Stags and Athenas each moved to 3-0 in SCIAC competition after dominating wins over the University of La Verne on Saturday, January 8, 2011 at CMS’ Axelrood Pool. CMS won 183 to 55 on the men’s side and 197 to 34 in the women’s meet.

December 6, 2010
CMS Scores Pool Records In Win At P-P
The CMS Stags and Athenas crossed Sixth Street on Saturday, December 4 to face Pomona-Pitzer and returned with two conference dual meet wins and four pool records.

December 5, 2010
CMS Swimming & Diving Tops Caltech
The CMS Stags and Athenas opened SCIAC competition with a pair of easy wins versus Caltech on Friday, December 3 at Axelrood Pool. The Athenas won 182 to 42 and the Stags topped CIT 184 to 37.

November 16, 2010
Stags and Athenas Fare Well At Pentathlon
The CMS Swimming teams fared well at the annual Bulldog Pentathlon, contested at the University of Redlands on Saturday, November 13, 2010. At the meet, each swimmer competed in the 100 yard butterfly, 100 backstroke, 100 breaststroke, 100 freestyle and 100 individual medley.

October 31, 2010
Stags Take On UCSD
The CMS Stags opened their 2010-11 campaign with a dual meet at UC-San Diego on Saturday, October 30. The Stags fell to the D-II power Tritons by a score of 204 to 91, but posted several strong early season performances.

March 20, 2010
Stags Finish 41st At NCAA Championships
Blake Weber (pictured) led the Stags to a 41st place finish at the NCAA Division III Championships with an 11th place finish in the 200 freestyle and by anchoring the 800 free relay team that finished 14th.

March 9, 2010
11 Swimmers Qualify For NCAA Championships
Seven Athenas and four Stags will represent CMS at the 2010 NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships at the University of Minnesota, March 17-20.

February 24, 2010
Stags Win Third Straight SCIAC Title
CMS finished first at the 2010 SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships at Long Beach and won their third straight and 30th overall SCIAC Championship. CMS finished with 1063.5 points.

February 23, 2010
Stags Increase Lead At SCIAC Championships
CMS extended their lead on the second day of the 2010 SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships at Long Beach. CMS has 745.5 points.

February 22, 2010
Stags Lead After Day One Of SCIAC Championships
The defending SCIAC Champion Stags lead after the first day of the 2010 SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships at Long Beach. CMS has 290 points.

February 18, 2010
Fevery Named SCIAC Athlete Of The Week
Andrew Fevery (FR, Laguna Niguel) was selected SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the week of February 8-14.

February 8, 2010
Stags Edged By Bulldogs In Exciting Dual Meet Competition
In a battle of SCIAC unbeaten teams, the Stag swimmers and divers lost a tight battle to Redlands on Saturday, February 6 by a count of 124 to 119.

February 3, 2010
Hallett Named SCIAC Athlete Of The Week
Austin Hallett (SO, Bainbridge Island, WA) has been selected SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the week of January 25-31.

February 1, 2010
Stags Defeat Kingsmen To Remain Undefeated
The CMS Stag swimming and diving teams traveled to Thousand Oaks on Saturday, January 30 and defeated California Lutheran by a score of 151-65. CMS is now 6-0 in SCIAC competition.

January 25, 2010
Stags Improve To 5-0 In SCIAC
The Stag swimming and diving team hosted SCIAC opponent Occidental on Saturday, January 23 at CMS’ Axelrood Pool. CMS came through with 176.5 to 58.5 win.

January 19, 2010
Stags Remain Undefeated In SCIAC
The CMS Stag swimming and diving squads took on SCIAC opponents Whittier and LaVerne in consecutive weeks and came through with victories. The Stags currently hold a 4-0 record in the league.

December 8, 2009
Stags Begin SCIAC Season 2-0
The CMS Stag swimmers and divers opened the 2009-10 SCIAC season last weekend with strong wins over Cal Tech (162-57) and Pomona-Pitzer (185-57).

November 14, 2009
Swimmers Perform Well At Pentathlon
The CMS Athena and Stag swimmers competed in the Bulldog Pentathlon at the University of Redlands on Saturday, November 14, 2009. Each swimmer competed in a 100 yard butterfly, 100 yard backstroke, 100 yard breaststroke, 100 yard freestyle and 100 yard Individual Medley.

July 6, 2009
Stags And Athenas Earn Academic Achievment
The CMS Swimming and Diving Teams received recognition from the College Swimming Coaches Association for outstanding academic achievement during the Spring 2009 semester.

March 26, 2009
Perizzolo And Pai Named SCIAC Athletes Of The Week
Annie Perizzolo (SO, Aurora, CO) and Vincent Pai (FR, Walnut) have been selected SCIAC Athletes of the Week for the week of March 16-22.

March 21, 2009
Duo Break Records At NCAA Championships
Vincent Pai (FR, Walnut) and Nick Ostreim (SO, Phoenix, AZ) each broke records set by former NCAA Champions on the fourth and final day of the NCAA Championships.

March 10, 2009
CMS Qualifies Nine for NCAA Swimming Championships
Nine CMS swimmers have qualified for the 2009 NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships to be held at the University of Minnesota Aquatic Center, March 18-21, 2009. The seven Athenas and two Stags will compete in a total of 25 individual events and five relays over the four-day meet.

February 14, 2009
Stags and Athenas Win SCIAC Championships
The CMS men and women both finished first at the SCIAC Championships on Saturday night. The women scored 1004.5 points and the men scored 932.5. This was the women's 11th overall title and seventh in a row while the men won their 29th overall title and second straight.

February 13, 2009
SCIAC Championships-Day Two Results
CMS continues to lead both the men's and women's competition after two days. On the women's side, CMS has 700 followed by Redlands with 370 and Pomona-Pitzer with 343. On the men's side, CMS had 657.5 followed by Redlands with 565 and Pomona-Pitzer with 288.5.

February 12, 2009
SCIAC Championships-Day One Results
CMS leads after day one in both the men's and women's meet. On the women's side, CMS leads with 302 points followed by Redlands with 197 and Occidental with 150. On the men's side, CMS leads with 284.5 points followed by Redlands with 214 and Cal Lutheran with 125.

February 10, 2009
Stags And Athenas Earn Academic Achievment
The CMS Swimming and Diving Teams received recognition from the College Swimming Coaches Association for outstanding academic achievement during the Fall 2008 semester.

February 2, 2009
CMS Sweeps Redlands To Finish Undefeated In SCIAC
The men's and women's swimming and diving teams both won at Redlands on Saturday to finish the SCIAC dual meet season 7-0. The men won 129-114 and the women won 158-84.

January 30, 2009
CMS-Redlands Dual Meet Featured By National Magazine
A dual meet this weekend between the Stags and Athenas and the University of Redlands swimming and diving teams will be covered online by Swimming World magazine.

January 26, 2009
CMS Sweeps Occidental
The CMS Stags and Athenas traveled to Occidental College on Saturday, January 24, 2009 and defeated the Tigers by scores of 202-69 (men) and 184-97 (women).

January 23, 2009
Pai And Jones Named SCIAC Athletes Of The Week
Vincent Pai (FR, Walnut [pictured left]) and Emma Jones (FR, Eugene, OR [pictured right] were selected SCIAC Athletes of the Week for the week of January 12-18.

January 19, 2009
CMS Sweeps On Senior Day
On a picture-perfect day in Claremont, the CMS Stag and Athena swimming and diving teams sent their seniors out in style with a pair of SCIAC victories over California Lutheran University at the CMS Axelrood Pool. The Stags won 178-40 and the Athenas won 158-62.

January 18, 2009
Stags And Athenas Dominate Poets
CMS traveled to Whittier College to face the Poets on Friday and came back with a pair of emphatic victories. CMS won 24 of the 25 swimming and diving events contested on the day with the Athenas winning 188-24 and the Stags winning 183-40.

December 8, 2008
Swimming & Diving Sweep Cross Street Rivals
The CMS Stag and Athena swimming and diving teams crossed Sixth Street on Saturday, December 6 and came back with a pair of SCIAC victories over the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens. The women took charge by a score of 157-82 and the men won 163-77.

December 6, 2008
CMS Opens SCIAC Season With Home Win
The CMS Stag and Athena swimming and diving teams opened SCIAC competition with a pair of dual meet wins on Friday, December 5 at the Axelrood Aquatic Center. The Athenas defeated Cal Tech 173 to 44 and the Stags won 165 to 52.

March 24, 2008
Ostreim Finishes 12th At NCAA Championships
Nick Ostreim (FR, Phoenix, AZ) finished 12th in the 200 backstroke at the NCAA Division III Championships last weekend. His five points put the Stags 50th in the team standings.

February 23, 2008
Stags Win SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championship
The men's swimming and diving team won the 2008 SCIAC Championship on Saturday in dominating fashion. They scored 1012 points, 252.5 points better than second.

February 22, 2008
Stags and Athenas Extend Leads At SCIAC Championships
CMS continued to pull away from the field on the second day of the SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships. The Stags have 718 points, 201.5 more than second place, while the Athenas have 662 points, 228 more than second.

February 21, 2008
Stags Lead After Day One Of SCIAC Championships
CMS has a big lead after the first day of the SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships. CMS has 324 points, 103.5 points more than second place.

January 27, 2008
CMS Dominates Rivalry Meet
The CMS men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams scored a pair of emphatic victories over Pomona-Pitzer on Saturday, January 26. Under sunny skies and with the snow-capped Mount Baldy in the background at CMS’s Axelrood Pool, the Athenas won 171 to 68 and the Stags topped P-P 154.5 to 88.5.

January 20, 2008
Stags And Athenas Down Whittier
The CMS men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams each moved to 4-0 in SCIAC, after a pair of home dual meet wins versus Whittier College on January 19, 2008.

December 14, 2007
Kristensen Named SCIAC Athlete of the Week
Ryan Kristensen (FR, Saugus) has been selected SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the weeks of November 26 - December 9.

November 5, 2007
Tigers Edge Stags In Swim & Dive Opener
Trinity University beat CMS 126-113 the home opener for the swimming & diving team with the meet coming down to the final relay.

June 21, 2007
HMC Co-Athlete of the Year, Mark Emanuel, Diving
Mark Emanuel earned All-American honors by finish seventh in three meter diving at the NCAA Championships. He also earned Honorable Mention All-American honors with his 11th place finish on one meter.

March 7, 2007
Stags Qualify Two For NCAA's
CMS qualified two men for the NCAA Division III Swimming & Diving Championships which will take place March 15-17 at the University of Houston. Matt Gannon (SO, Valencia) qualified in the 400 individual medley and Mark Emanuel (SR, Walnut Creek) qualified in both one and three meter diving.

February 18, 2007
SCIAC Championships - Day Three
The women won their fifth consecutive SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championship Saturday evening while the men finished second.

February 17, 2007
SCIAC Championships - Day Two
The women continue to lead after the second day of the SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships while the men are in second overall. The women have 650 points to Redlands' 488.5 not including the 1 meter diving final. The men trail Redlands 631 to 565.

February 16, 2007
Men & Women Lead After Day One At SCIAC's
The Stags and Athenas are both in first place after the first day of competition at the SCIAC Swimming & Diving Championships. CMS leads the women's competition over Redlands 298-242 and the men's competition over Redlands 266-241.

February 4, 2007
CMS Splits At Redlands
The swimming & diving teams split their meets at Redlands on Saturday with the women winning and the men losing. The score of both meets was 142-101. The women improved to 9-2 overall and 7-0 in SCIAC while the men fell to 7-2 overall and 6-1 in SCIAC.

January 23, 2007
Gannon and Smith Named SCIAC Athletes of the Week
Matt Gannon (SO, Valencia) and Lisal Smith (SR, Davis) were selected SCIAC Athletes of the Week for the week of January 15-21.

January 21, 2007
CMS Sweeps Pomona-Pitzer
The men's and women's swimming & diving teams both won at Pomona-Pitzer on Saturday giving CMS a four-year sweep of their rivals for the first time in history. The men won 170-72 and the women won 182-55.