The third SCIAC Multi-Dual proved to be the charm for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps track and field program this past Saturday as both the men and women’s team took first place to sit on top of the SCIAC standings.
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps is joining NCAA Division III programs nationwide to celebrate the impact of athletics and student-athletes on college campuses. From April 3-9, CMS will be sharing videos that document just a few of the hundreds of stories about why our student-athletes play DIII.
A handful of members of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps track & field team competed on Saturday at the Aztec Invitational hosted by San Diego State University. The field was comprised of post-collegiate athletes and Division I powerhouse schools like USC, Air Force, Brigham Young, UNLV, Wisconsin, and San Diego State.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps track & field program sent a contingent of athletes to the Hornet Invitational at the Sacramento State University on Friday and Saturday for an opportunity to compete against a tough field of Division I, II and post-collegiate athletes.
Several personal records were set by the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps track and field team at the Occidental Distance Carnival and Spring Break Classic on Saturday, including a few top three finishes. Only a couple throwers and the CMS distance runners participated at this meet, competing against athletes from several Division I and II schools as well as all of the SCIAC.
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps track season opened up with the Rossi Relays, an unofficial NCAA event held in honor of former CMS athlete Carl Rossi (CMC '84), on Saturday afternoon. All but one of the SCIAC schools and ten other colleges in Southern California.