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2013-14 CMS Women's Basketball News

July 8, 2014
CMS Athletics announces Hall of Fame Class of 2014
A group of five Claremont-Mudd-Scripps athletic greats have been selected as inductees into the CMS Athletics Hall of Fame Class of 2014, Michael Sutton ’76, Director of Athletics, William B. Arce Professor and George R. Roberts Fellow has announced.

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 24, 2014
CMS women's basketball program to host three summer camps
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team is hosting three summer camps in 2014.

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.

April 3, 2014
2013-2014 Women's Basketball Highlight Film
Highlights from the 2013-2014 women's basketball season.

March 18, 2014
Scamman selected to D3hoops All-West Region third team
After helping lead the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team to a school-record 24 win season, junior guard Kimberly Scamman has been selected to the D3hoops.com All-West Region third team, released on March 17.

March 18, 2014
Highlights: Scamman Named All-West Region
After helping lead the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team to a school-record 24 win season, junior guard Kimberly Scamman has been selected to the D3hoops.com All-West Region third team, released on March 17. Watch a few of her highlights from the 2013-14 season.

March 7, 2014
Defending national champs DePauw top CMS in first round of NCAAs
Defending national champion DePauw University pulled away in the second half for a 79-68 win over the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team in the first round of the NCAA Division III Women's Basketball Championship on Friday, March 7 at Neal Fieldhouse. CMS ends its season at 24-4, the most wins in school history.

March 5, 2014
Scamman, Barnes named First Team All-SCIAC
After winning a share of the SCIAC Championship and their first SCIAC Tournament title, the women's basketball team placed junior guard Kimberly Scamman and senior guard Madeline Barnes on the All-SCIAC First Team the conference announced on Wednesday, March 5.

March 5, 2014
Barnes named SCIAC Athlete of the Week
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) named Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball player Madeline Barnes as the SCIAC Female Athlete of the Week for the week of Feb. 24 - Mar. 2.

March 4, 2014
(Updated 3/4) - NCAA field announced, CMS travels to DePauw for opening round on March 7
Back in NCAA postseason play for the first time since 2004, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team is scheduled to take on defending national champion DePauw University (27-1) on Friday, March 7 in Greencastle, Ind. Game times and ticket information are not yet available.

March 1, 2014
A total team win as CMS runs by Chapman for SCIAC Tournament title, NCAA bid
For the first time since 2004, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team is heading to the NCAA Division III Women’s Basketball Championship tournament. With a convincing, team-oriented 78-60 win over Chapman University in the SCIAC Postseason Tournament championship game on Saturday, March 1 at the Hutton Center, CMS earned that right.

February 28, 2014
CMS gets comeback win in OT over Redlands to advance to SCIAC Tournament finals
The No. 2 seed Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team overcame a 10-point second half deficit to force overtime, as they went on to defeat No. 3 seed Redlands 76-72 in the semifinals of the SCIAC Women’s Basketball Tournament on Thursday, Feb. 27 at Ducey Gym.

February 27, 2014
Highlights: Women's Basketball 76, Redlands 72 (SCIAC Tourn. - 2/27/14)
Watch some highlights from the CMS women's basketball team's 76-72 overtime win over Redlands in the SCIAC Postseason Tournament semifinals on Thursday, Feb. 27 at Ducey Gym.

February 23, 2014
Narrow win over Cal Lutheran gives CMS share of SCIAC regular season championship
One season after the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team tied for a sixth place conference finish in the SCIAC, CMS has seen a complete turnaround. With a 60-54 win at Cal Lutheran on Saturday evening in the team’s final regular season game, the Athenas secured a share of the SCIAC regular season championship with Chapman.

February 21, 2014
Long-time CMS coach Jodie Burton honored at final regular season game in Ducey Gym
At halftime of the final regular season women’s basketball game of the 57-year history of Ducey Gym on Feb. 20, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics honored long-time women’s basketball and current women’s golf head coach Jodie Burton.

February 20, 2014
Scamman scores 28 for big SCIAC win over Redlands on Senior Night
On senior night and the last regular season game in Ducey Gym, the Athena basketball team brought home a 55-47 win over Redlands. CMS betters their record to 21-3 overall and 13-2 in conference. The Athenas sit tied for first place in SCIAC with just one game left in the regular season.

February 15, 2014
Athenas turn the heat up in second half to beat La Verne
CLAREMONT, Calif. – The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team beat the University of La Verne Saturday, Feb. 15, 74-51 in Ducey Gym. The win keeps the Athenas at the top of SCIAC play with a 12-2 record and a combined record of 20-3 with two games remaining in the regular season.

February 12, 2014
Highlights: Women's Basketball 63, Pomona-Pitzer 48 (2/8/14)
In case you weren't able to attend or watch online, watch a few highlights from the CMS women's basketball team's 63-48 win at Pomona-Pitzer on Saturday, Feb. 8 at Pomona-Pitzer.

February 9, 2014
Freshmen duo spark Athenas to double-digit road win against Sagehens
Freshmen Kris Brackmann and Claire Donnelly came off the bench and played a big role in the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team’s 63-48 win over Pomona-Pitzer at Voelkel Gymnasium in SCIAC play on Saturday night.

February 6, 2014
CMS Athletics to honor Ted Ducey and Ducey Family prior to games on Feb. 19 and 20
Before the doors to Ducey Gymnasium close for good, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athletics plans to honor the late Ted Ducey along with the Ducey Family prior to the final regular season basketball games in the gym on Wednesday, Feb. 19 (men’s basketball) and Thursday, Feb. 20 (women’s basketball).

February 6, 2014
Athenas dominate Tigers 75-36
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team beat Occidental College 75-36 on Thursday night in Ducey Gym. The Athenas scored 40 in the first half and unequivocally dominated the entire game. This strong showing by the CMS offense will propel them into the upcoming rivalry weekend.

February 1, 2014
Defense propels Athenas to bounce-back win over Whittier
Just a couple days after its loss to Chapman, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team bounced back with a 70-43 conference win over Whittier on Saturday night at Ducey Gym. With the win, CMS moved to 16-3, 8-2 in SCIAC while Whittier dropped to 1-18 overall.

January 30, 2014
Barnes named Academic All-District
The 2013-14 Capital One Academic All-District® Men's and Women's Basketball Teams, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), were announced today and Madeline Barnes was selected to the Division III District VIII team.

January 18, 2014
Three pointers propel CMS past Caltech
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team beat the Caltech Beavers 88-39 on Saturday night in Ducey Gym. The Athenas played a strong game and delivered ten three point buckets.

January 16, 2014
All involved benefit from Athena basketball team’s volunteer efforts at Vista Elementary
As elementary school students, many of us can easily recall individuals who inspired us, whether they knew it or not– people we met for an instant or heard speak, and then decided that, because of them, we wanted to stay in school, pursue a certain career or chase down a dream we didn’t think possible.

January 7, 2014
Scamman named conference’s Female Athlete of the Week
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) named Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball player Kimberly Scamman as the SCIAC Female Athlete of the Week for the week of Dec. 30 – Jan. 5.

January 4, 2014
Missed layups cause second loss for Athenas
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team earned only their second loss of the season in Saturday’s game vs. Chapman. The Athenas lost 55-48 to the Panthers in the first game of 2014 in Ducey Gym. Missed opportunities and layups cost the game for CMS.

December 31, 2013
CMS downs Grinnell behind Scamman's double-double
The Athenas beat the Pioneers of Grinnell College 72-58 on Tuesday afternoon in the second game of the CMS/Caltech Classic. Hamline University beat Caltech 90-58 in the first game at Ducey Gym.

December 14, 2013
Athenas win five in a row with victory over Northern New Mexico
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team closed out their early season schedule with a win over Northern New Mexico College on Saturday evening 59-45. All 16 of their healthy players saw time on the court and contributed to the team win.

December 12, 2013
Athenas overcome tough shooting night for home win over Sagehens
On a night when the offense struggled for much of the game, the defense stepped up and helped the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team to a 61-50 win over Pomona-Pitzer on Thursday night at Ducey Gymnasium.

December 4, 2013
CMS Athlete of the Week (11/25 - 12/1): Kimberly Scamman - Women's Basketball
Junior guard Kimberly Scamman of the CMS women's basketball team set a school record by making 17 free throws in a win over UC Santa Cruz. In two games, both Athena wins, she averaged 21.5 points to earn CMS Athlete of the Week honors for the week of Nov. 25 - Dec. 1.

November 30, 2013
Scamman sets free throw record in team win over UC Santa Cruz
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team beat UC Santa Cruz in the second and final day of the David Wells Classic 63-47. Junior Kimberly Scamman set the CMS free throw record making 17 during the game while the Athenas played well and controlled the tempo of the game behind her.

November 29, 2013
Athenas win in tight game against Arizona Christian
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team beat Arizona Christian University 68-64 in the first day of the David Wells Classic in Ducey Gym. The Athenas held onto their first half lead to remain undefeated at home this season.

November 23, 2013
Athenas go 1-1 in trip to Northwest
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team earned a win and a loss over the weekend in the Northwest. The Athenas came back late in the second half to beat Pacific Lutheran University 72-68 on Thursday night to extend their win streak to three games. On Saturday, the Athenas fell to the University of Puget Sound 65-86.

November 16, 2013
Exciting overtime win vs. UC Merced for Athenas
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team won their second game of the season over UC Merced 67-64 in overtime. The Athenas came out on top of a game that had 16 lead changes to defeat the Bobcats.

November 15, 2013
Last minute layup leads to win in season opener over Bethesda
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team won their season and home opener against Bethesda University 64-63 on Friday night. The Athenas held the momentum for the majority of the game, but a second half surge by the Flames forced the game to come down to the final minute. Junior Kimberly Scamman made the game-winning layup for CMS with just under two seconds remaining.

November 14, 2013
Season Preview: 2013-14 CMS Women's Basketball
The Athena women's basketball team gets its 2013-14 season underway at home on Friday, Nov. 15 against Bethesda Christian. Hear what Coach Dowling has to say about this year's team in the women's basketball season preview.

October 15, 2013
Oct. 15 marks the first day of practice for 2013-14 Athena women’s basketball
For many, Oct. 15 is just another day, but for women’s college basketball players across the country, Oct. 15 marks the first day of practice in a new season. The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team hit the floor for the first practice of the season on Tuesday morning as they look to build on last season’s 9-16 campaign.

October 9, 2013
Inaugural CMS Stadium Run raises over $2k for Wounded Warrior Project
Each year members of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Student-Athlete Advisory Committee (SAAC) organize an event that benefits a community service organization.

May 29, 2013
CMS Women’s Basketball Program to Host Three Summer Camps in 2013
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team is hosting three summer camps in 2013.