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    March 04, 2017
    Rematch from 2016 goes to Trinity in NCAA Second Round The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team’s run in the NCAA Tournament came to an end in the Round of 32 with the 77-66 loss to Trinity (Tex.). Up against the team that CMS knocked out of the tournament last season, the Athenas knew it would be a fight to the end, and they did just that.
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    March 04, 2017
    Postgame Interview: Kristen Dowling, Aly Young, Maya Love Senior Aly Young and freshman Maya Love talk about their experience in the NCAA Tournament after 77-66 loss to Trinity.
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    March 03, 2017
    Athenas advance to Round of 32 For the second consecutive year, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team has advanced to the Second Round of the NCAA Tournament after the 79-63 win over UT Dallas. The Athenas held their opponents to just 26 points in the second half to beat the Comets on their home court. Additionally, the win marks head coach Kristen Dowling’s 100th in her career.
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    March 04, 2017
    Postgame Interview: Kristen Dowling, Kris Brackmann Claire Donnelly The Athenas beat UT Dallas 79-63 on their home court to advance to the Second Round of the NCAA Tournament.
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    March 02, 2017
    Brackmann represents Athenas on All-Conference Team After its fourth consecutive regular season and post season tournament titles in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team is represented by senior Kris Brackmann (CMC) on the All-Conference First Team.
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    March 01, 2017
    Major showdown looms for Athenas in Dallas After a convincing run through the SCIAC Tournament, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball program (19-8, 13-3) have booked their ticket to their fourth consecutive NCAA Tournament.
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    February 27, 2017
    Athenas match up with UT Dallas in NCAA First Round The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team (19-8) earned the automatic qualification to the NCAA Tournament and face UT Dallas (25-3), the Regional host, for the First Round. The NCAA released the 64-team field and regional sites in the selection show that aired Monday morning.
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    February 25, 2017
    Four-peat success earns Athenas NCAA trip They’ve won it three times before and they did it again. Through the guiding experience of the seniors, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball made history, sealing their fourth straight SCIAC Tournament title after a 65-54 victory over Chapman on Saturday night.
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    February 23, 2017
    Seniors display poise in SCIAC Semifinal victory In spite of the high stakes at the SCIAC Tournament, the seniors were unfazed by the pressure as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team won handily 62-54 over the University of Redlands.
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    February 22, 2017
    Athenas to rely on experience heading into fourth straight SCIAC Tournament After defeating Chapman in the final game of the regular season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team is in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference's Postseason Tournament with the No. 1 seed and has secured home court advantage for the semifinal.
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    February 18, 2017
    Senior Athenas seal fourth consecutive SCIAC title Senior Night could not have ended any better for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team (17-8, 13-3) after the Athenas clinched the SCIAC title with a 71-62 victory over Chapman University (15-9, 12-3).
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    February 15, 2017
    Gritty OT win for Athenas in Play4Kay game With the conference title on the line, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team delivered a thrilling 63-58 overtime victory on Wednesday night.
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    February 11, 2017
    Rebounds galore in road game vs. La Verne The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team (15-8, 11-3) completed the season sweep of La Verne (2-20, 2-11) with the 65-50 victory on Saturday afternoon. The Athenas proved to be the better team in the game, shooting almost 50 percent from the field and a rebound margin of plus-19 in the game.
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    February 08, 2017
    Athenas rebound with blowout victory over Poets The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team (14-8, 10-3) kept the glass clean in its 61-48 victory over Whittier (6-15, 5-7) on Wednesday night, collecting 20 offensive rebounds as a team and scoring 16 second chance points.
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    February 04, 2017
    Late basket by Redlands sinks Athenas The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball team (13-8, 9-3) fell to Redlands 64-63 on Saturday night as the Bulldogs clinched a game-winning layup with three seconds left from Ta'amu Reyna.
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    February 01, 2017
    Defense holds Caltech to 38 points For the second time this season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team stormed past the California Institute of Technology for a final score of 51-38. The Athenas still lead the SCIAC with a 9-2 record with five games to play.
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    January 28, 2017
    CMS seniors go 8-0 against Sagehens The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team retains control of Sixth Street for the fourth year in a row with the 46-35 victory over Pomona-Pitzer on Saturday night. The Athenas got off to a hot start and then held onto a lead down the stretch when the Sagehens challenged. CMS sits in first place in the SCIAC standings at 8-2 with eight games left on the schedule.
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    January 25, 2017
    Monster first half earns win over La Verne The Athenas went off for 47 points in the first half to ultimately beat La Verne 69-46 in the Wednesday night SCIAC competition. CMS (11-7, 7-2) remains in second place in the conference standings with seven games left on the schedule.
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    January 21, 2017
    Regals give Athenas second SCIAC loss For just the second time in SCIAC play this season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team ended up with the lower score, losing to Cal Lutheran 68-59. The Athenas (10-7, 6-2) were out-matched by the Regals (10-6, 6-1) in a battle for the leader of the conference.
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    January 18, 2017
    Shutdown defense takes Athenas past Chapman In the second game of the stacked week for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team, CMS came away with the 50-47 victory over Chapman. CMS (10-6, 6-1) scored consistently throughout the game, once again dominating in the paint.
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    January 16, 2017
    Aggressive Athenas avenge early season loss The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team that took the floor in Roberts Pavilion on Monday night worked hard to earn the 53-43 win over Occidental
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    January 10, 2017
    Tides turn on Athenas in 70-65 loss to Antelope Valley After a stellar second quarter that held Antelope Valley (9-3) to just two points, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team (8-6, 4-1) lost momentum in the second half, ultimately dropping the game 70-65.
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    January 07, 2017
    Athenas put together strong second half to beat Caltech A 24-point third quarter took the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's basketball (8-5, 4-1) team past Caltech (2-11, 0-4) in the conference matchup on Saturday evening. After a shaky first quarter, the Athenas regained composure and tallied just three turnovers in the rest of the game to win 59-44.
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    January 04, 2017
    Team defense and points in the paint give Athenas edge vs. Redlands Three players on the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team were in double-digit scoring in last night’s 59-43 victory over Redlands. The Athenas were successful inside against the Bulldogs (4-7, 1-1), scoring 34 of their 49 points from the field in the paint.
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    December 31, 2016
    Donnelly's double-double helps Athenas take Whittier The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team maintained a win streak with the 59-43 victory over Whittier College on the final day of 2016. The Athenas were led by junior Kailee Severt (CMC) and senior Claire Donnelly (CMC) while they out-scored the Poets in three of four quarters.
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    December 29, 2016
    Athenas’ overtime victory puts dent in Bowdoin’s undefeated record The holiday break was just what the doctor prescribed as the well-rested Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team (5-5) made a statement with its 70-62 overtime victory over the then-undefeated Bowdoin College (8-1).
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    December 17, 2016
    Offensive rebounds keep Athenas in battle with Biola The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team faced a stout opponent in Biola University today. The NAIA team that plays in Westmont’s conference extended its lead from five points at the half to 14 by the end of the game, beating the Athenas 66-51.
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    December 15, 2016
    CMC is a ‘centering’ experience for Claire Donnelly ’17 Claire Donnelly (CMC '17) stands head and shoulders above most of the rest of her class at CMC – literally. At 6 feet tall, Donnelly has played center for the CMS Athenas women's basketball team since her freshman year at CMC.
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    December 10, 2016
    Last second layup for Tigers to beat Athenas In the second conference game of the season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team came up short to Occidental College 52-51. The game saw five lead changes with neither team leading by more than six at any point in the contest.
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    December 03, 2016
    One tough quarter gives CMS loss to NAIA No. 2 Westmont The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team came up against a formidable foe in Westmont, losing 62-49, on Saturday evening. The Warriors were successful on 24 baskets and ultimately had eight less turnovers than the Athenas. Coming into the contest, Westmont was ranked No. 2 nationally in the NAIA.
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    November 30, 2016
    Full team effort in Sixth Street victory In the first installation of the Sixth Street Rivalry for the 2016-17 season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athenas came away with the 75-32 win over Pomona-Pitzer. Sixteen different CMS players put up points in the game that amounted to the 43-point victory.
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    November 26, 2016
    Big fourth quarter gives Athenas win vs. UCSC The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team wrapped up the 2016 David Wells Classic with another win, this time 76-51 over UC Santa Cruz. After a tight first half, the Athenas scored 45 points in the second to come away with the well-deserved victory.
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    November 25, 2016
    Defense takes Athenas past Carleton The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team limited Carleton College to just two points in the third quarter en route to the 65-37 victory on the first day of the 2016 David Wells Classic. The Athenas out-rebounded the Knights 41 to 30 and put up more than half of their points in the paint.
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    November 23, 2016
    2016 David Wells Classic Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and Pomona-Pitzer are the hosts of the 2016 David Wells Classic. The tournament features four men and women's basketball programs from across the country to compete in a total of 8 games over two days, Nov. 25-26. All matches will be live streamed through the links below and the results will be posted on this page.
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    November 19, 2016
    Strong finish for CMS vs. No. 8 WashU A good night’s rest seemed to make the difference for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team, who rallied, but ultimately lost 66-49 to No. 8 Washington University, St. Louis on Saturday evening. After Chicago’s defense stifled the Athenas the day before, CMS finished strong against the McWilliams Tournament host in the final game of the road trip.
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    November 18, 2016
    Pressure from Chicago forces turnovers In the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team’s first game on the road, the Athenas were unable to overcome a slow start, leading to the 64-36 loss to Chicago. The Maroons brought immense pressure, forcing 27 turnovers and holding CMS to a 24.5 shooting percentage.
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    Season Preview: Women's Basketball 2016-17 Head coach Kristen Dowling and CMC senior Jai Dungca talk about the upcoming women's basketball season in 2016-17.
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    November 15, 2016
    Athenas put up 77 for first win in Roberts Pavilion In the first basketball game to be played in Roberts Pavilion, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s team beat La Sierra 77-48. The Athenas jumped out to an early lead and were up by as much as 35 in the season opener.
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    October 27, 2016
    Severt and Athenas garner preseason recognition After a 23-6 record and the first NCAA tournament win since 1996 in the 2015-16 season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team made it on D3hoops.com Preseason Top-25 poll.
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    August 15, 2016
    Complete Roberts Pavilion construction time-lapse You have seen the Roberts Pavilion construction time-lapse in stages. Here is the whole process from the demolition of Ducey Gym to the exterior being complete, and everything in between. Watch the building evolve over two-plus years in this five minute video.
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