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.
July 22, 2013
CMS Qualifies For WBCA Top 25 Honor Roll
The Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) recently announced their Academic Top 25 Team Honor Rolls for the 2012-13 season and CMS was ninth overall.
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 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.
April 18, 2013
2012-13 Women's Basketball Highlight Film
Watch some of the highlights from the 2012-13 women's basketball season.
March 1, 2013
Barnes’ Career Year Earns Her Second Team All-SCIAC Honors
After a career-best season now in the books, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball player Madeline Barnes has been named second team All-SCIAC, the conference announced Friday, March 1. This is the first All-SCIAC award for the junior guard.
February 18, 2013
Krumwiede Leads Athenas On Senior Night Win Over Caltech
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team won their season finale 94-48 against the Caltech Beavers on Monday, Feb. 18, at Ducey Gym. With the conference win, CMS finished its season at 9-16 overall and 5-11 in the conference.
February 16, 2013
Redlands Leads Throughout To Defeat Athenas 78-65
In the first match-up of the season, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team lost on the road by one point to Redlands in overtime. The second time around Redlands led from start to finish as they defeated CMS 78-65 on Saturday night at Ducey Gymnasium in SCIAC play.
February 14, 2013
Second-Chance Points Cost Athenas In 69-65 Loss To Sagehens
Second-chance points and rebounding proved to be the difference as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team lost to Pomona-Pitzer 69-65 on Thursday night at Voelkel Gymnasium in SCIAC play.
February 9, 2013
Second Half Comeback Falls Short For Athenas Against La Verne
Down by as many as 22 points in the second half, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team nearly completed the comeback. Instead the University of La Verne held on for an 82-77 win over the Athenas on Saturday night at Ducey Gymnasium.
February 7, 2013
After Late Rally, Athenas Fall To Oxy Tigers In Overtime
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team lost 71-65 against the Occidental College Tigers on Thursday, Feb. 7 at Ducey Gym. With the loss, CMS is now 4-8 in the conference and 8-13 overall.
January 24, 2013
Athenas Run Away With Win Over Rival Sagehens At Home
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team won 71-49 against the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens on January 24, 2013, at Ducey Gym. With today’s conference win, CMS improves to 3-6 in the conference and 7-11 overall.
January 17, 2013
Women's Basketball Spends An Afternoon With Students Volunteering At Vista Elementary
After a morning practice at Ducey Gymnasium on Wednesday, Jan 16, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team packed into the van to hit the court again in the afternoon, but for a different reason. With school still on break and an off day in-between games, the Athenas spent a few hours playing games and tutoring students who participate in the After School Community Education and Safety (ASES) program at Vista Del Valle Elementary School in Claremont.
January 17, 2013
Athenas Fall To Strong Cal Lu Squad
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team lost 69-53 against the California Lutheran Regals on January 17, at Ducey Gym. With tonight’s conference loss, CMS is now 5-11 overall – 1-6 in the conference.
January 11, 2013
Balanced Attack Helps CMS Top Chapman For First SCIAC Win
Ahead for the majority of the game, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team had to fend off a late rally by Chapman University to pull out a 72-69 win on Thursday night at Ducey Gymnasium.
December 30, 2012
Another Win For the Athenas at Home - Finish Cal-Tech/CMS Classic Undefeated
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team won 71-44 against the Emerson Lions on December 30, at Ducey Gym. With today’s win, CMS goes 2-0 in the Cal-Tech/CMS Classic and improves their team record to 3-8 overall.
December 29, 2012
Athenas Top Vikings In Opener Of CMS-Caltech Classic
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team won 69-62 against Bethany Lutheran on December 29, at Ducey Gym. CMS breaks their eight-game losing streak and with today’s win, improve their team record to 2-8 overall.
December 8, 2012
Slow Start Trips Up Athenas Against Wheaton
After scoring 85 points the previous night against the University of La Verne, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team had a tough time continuing their scoring ways, as they fell 70-34 to Wheaton College (IL) Friday night at Ducey Gym.
December 2, 2012
Athenas Drop SCIAC Home-Opener To Poets 69-61
Up by as many as 12 points in the second half, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s basketball team failed to hold its lead, as they lost 69-61 to Whittier College on Saturday night at Ducey Gym in its SCIAC home-opener.
November 16, 2012
Women's Basketball Opens Season With Win
The CMS Women’s Basketball team opened the 2012-13 season at home with a 66-60 win against the Eagles of La Sierra University on Thursday, November 15.
November 9, 2012
Athenas Basketball Team Hosts Free Youth Clinic
The CMS Women’s Basketball Team hosted a free youth basketball clinic on Saturday October 27th for kids in the community.
September 17, 2012
Athena Summer Travel Blog: Sarah King
This is the second of a series of blogs by women's basketball relating their experiences during the past summer.
August 29, 2012
Athena Summer Travel Blog: Maddie Barnes
This is the first of a series of blogs by women's basketball relating their experiences during the past summer.
August 27, 2012
Women's Basketball Announces Assistant Coaches
CMS women’s basketball coach Kristen Dowling filled her staff today with the announcement that she has hired Reggie Ellis and John Hill as assistant coaches.
May 30, 2012
Kristen Dowling Named New Women's Basketball Coach
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Director of Athletics Mike Sutton announced today the appointment of Kristen Dowling as the new head coach for CMS women’s basketball. Dowling joins CMS effective June 15.
April 17, 2012
Burton Retires As Basketball Coach
February 29, 2012
Two Athenas Earn All-SCIAC Honors
Frannie Hemmelgarn and Kalika Tullock were selected the All-SCIAC Women's Basketball team which was announced Wednesday.
February 17, 2012
CMS Defeats Cross Campus Foes On Senior Night
CMS sent their seniors out in style on Senior Night at Ducey Gymnasium on Wednesday by beating cross-campus rival Pomona-Pitzer 60-47.
February 16, 2012
Athenas Celebrate Their Seniors
February 14, 2012
Lots Of Love From Your Athenas
February 12, 2012
Q & A With Lyndsay Bergus
February 11, 2012
Athenas Lose a Tough One to Bulldogs, 61-60
February 10, 2012
Q & A With Anastasia Jones
February 9, 2012
Athenas Stay Perfect on the Road, Clinch Postseason Berth
February 5, 2012
Q & A with Jennifer Ringoen
February 4, 2012
Athenas Drop to Poets
February 2, 2012
Athenas Move into Third, Topple Beavers at Home
January 28, 2012
Athenas Outshine Regals
January 26, 2012
Athenas Capture 8th Straight Rivalry Game Over Sagehens
January 25, 2012
Q & A With Elissa Ronquillo
January 22, 2012
Poets Made It Tough On The Road
January 20, 2012
Athenas Not Able To Tame The Tigers
January 14, 2012
Q & A With Frannie Hemmelgarn
January 14, 2012
Redlands Ends Conference Winning Streak
January 13, 2012
Athenas Get A Big Win At Cal Lutheran
January 11, 2012
Hemmelgarn Named SCIAC Athlete Of The Week
Frannie Hemmelgarn was selected SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the week of January 2 - 8.
January 9, 2012
Q & A With Kalika Tullock
January 7, 2012
Burton Wins 500th Game
Jodie Burton won her 500th game as head women's basketball coach on Saturday night as CMS won at Caltech 51-36. She is the 15th coach in Division III history to achieve the milestone.
January 5, 2012
Athenas Get First Win In Conference
The women's basketball team began SCIAC play on Thursday night with a 68-51 home win over the University of La Verne.
January 4, 2012
Athenas To Kick Off Conference Play
January 2, 2012
Wrapping Up The Preseason
December 30, 2011
CMS-Cal Tech Winter Classic Tournament
December 10, 2011
Arizona Christian University Visits Claremont
December 3, 2011
Tough defense secures win in Riverside
November 26, 2011
Remembering David Wells at the DAVID WELLS CLASSIC
November 19, 2011
Athenas Away In The Windy City
March 4, 2011
Three Athenas Earn All-SCIAC Honors
The women's basketball All-SCIAC team was announced today and three Athenas were selected to the team. Frannie Hemmelgarn and Aria Krumwiede earned First Team honors and Kalika Tullock earned Second Team honors.
February 28, 2011
Athenas Fall Short Against Tigers in SCIAC Championship
CMS women’s basketball faced off against the Occidental Tigers on Saturday at Occidental in the SCIAC Tournament Championships. It was a close game between the teams, but Occidental came out victorious 55-49.
February 24, 2011
Athenas Dominate Sagehens To Finish Third In SCIAC
The CMS Women's Basketball Team soundly defeated Pomona-Pitzer 70-47 on Tuesday during Pomona-Pitzer’s Senior Night to finish third in the SCIAC.
February 14, 2011
Athenas Continue Strong Play At Home
The women's basketball team improved to 12-1 at home this season with a 71-66 win over La Verne on Saturday night. The Athenas moved ahead of the Leopards in the SCIAC standings with CMS now alone in third with a 7-4 record while La Verne is now in a three-way tie for fourth at 6-5.
February 11, 2011
Athenas Earn Important Win Against Regals
The CMS Athenas staged an impressive victory at Ducey Gymnasium Thursday night defeating the Cal Lutheran Regals 68-53. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps improved to 16-5 overall and 6-4 (t3rd) in SCIAC. The win moved the team out of a three-way tie for fourth and into a two-way tie for third.
February 4, 2011
Athenas Close Out Poets With Late Run
CMS closed out their game with Whittier on Thurssday with an 11-4 run to win 89-82 at Ducey Gym. The Athenas were two for two from the field and seven for eight from the line in the final two minutes. CMS improved to 15-4 overall and 5-3 (t3rd) in SCIAC.
February 3, 2011
Athenas Raise Awareness Of Childhood Cancer
The Athenas basketball team wore 'Team Pearce' shirts for their January 29 game against Redlands and will wear them again in tonight's game against Whittier. Team Pearce represents the PearceQ Foundation which raises funds to assist families whose children are battling cancer.
January 31, 2011
CMS Wins Double Overtime Thriller
The Athenas basketball team beat the University of Redlands 90-83 in double overtime on Saturday night at Ducey Gymnasium. CMS improved to 14-4 overall and 3-2 (t3rd) in SCIAC while knocking Redlands (11-7, 5-2) out of a first place tie in the conference.
January 21, 2011
Tenacious Defense Leads the Way for Athenas
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Athenas improved to 12-3 overall and 2-2 in conference, as they defeated the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens 79-57 on Thursday night in Ducey Gymnasium.
January 12, 2011
Frannie Hemmelgarn: A Key Player For Athenas Basketball
Frannie Hemmelgarn is a sophomore transfer at CMC and a forward/center on the CMS Women’s Basketball team. She plans to pursue the Leadership Sequence and major in either government or economics.
January 5, 2011
Women's Basketball Conference Preview
Conference play begins on Saturday, January 8 for the CMS Women’s Basketball Team. Their first SCIAC opponent will be Occidental College, the defending SCIAC Champions. The two teams last met in the SCIAC Tournament Semi-finals, in which Occidental narrowly edged out CMS for a 72-69 victory.
January 3, 2011
Women's Basketball Preseason Recap
The CMS Women's Basketball Team has started the 2010-2011 season on fire. With only one loss, the Athenas are looking forward to an exciting SCIAC Conference season, which begins on January 8. Below is a recap of their preseason games.
March 4, 2010
Krumwiede Represents Athenas On All-SCIAC Team
Aria Krumwiede (SO Scottsdale, AZ) was named First Team All-SCIAC on Wednesday.
February 25, 2010
SCIAC Post-Season Tournament: #4 Athenas Travel to #1 Oxy for SCIAC Semi-Finals.
Tonight, Feb. 25 the Athenas will travel to Occidental College to compete in the SCIAC Post-Season Tournament. Tip-off is 7:30 PM
February 25, 2010
Athenas Scare Tigers, Almost Pull Off Upset
It took all 40 minutes for the Occidental Tigers to defeat the Athenas 72-69 as Aria Krumwiedes (SO, Scottsdale, AZ) last-second shot fell short and the Tigers dodged an upset.
February 24, 2010
Hanson Named SCIAC Athlete Of The Week
Cameron Hanson (SR, Rockville, MD) has been selected SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the week of February 15-21.
February 21, 2010
Athenas Steal Tournament Spot, Defeat Hens.
The Athenas 65-51 victory over Pomona-Pitzer was more than just a win over a heated cross-street rival. It also gave them a SCIAC tournament bid.
February 18, 2010
Athenas Keep Tournament Hopes Alive with Win at Whittier
The Athena win against Whittier moves CMS into a tie for the fourth SCIAC tournament spot.
February 13, 2010
Athenas Defeat La Verne, Prepare for Crucial Game at Whittier
The Athenas win over La Verne pulls them within one game of fourth-place Whittier. The Athenas will face-off against Whittier on Thursday.
February 11, 2010
Krumwiede, Athenas Have Record Night in Win Versus Caltech
Sophomore Aria Krumwiede (Scottsdale, AZ [pictured]) set a team record for most three-pointers without a miss (6-6) in the Athenas win over Caltech (5-17, 1-10) 81-30.
February 6, 2010
Athenas Lose Close Game to First-Place Tigers in OT
Despite attempting 22 more shots than the Tigers, the Athenas (3-7, 12-9) were not able to upset Occidental (9-1, 17-4) and lost a close game in overtime 76-73.
January 6, 2010
Krumwiede Named SCIAC Athlete Of The Week
Aria Krumwiede has been selected SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the weeks of December 14 - January 3.
December 30, 2009
Athenas Sweep Holiday Classic
The Athenas basketball team went 2-0 at the Caltech-CMS Holiday Classic to finish their first semester schedule 7-2 overall. On December 19, CMS came back from a 13-point second half deficit to defeat Buena Vista University 82-78. On December 20, CMS defeated Knox College 75-58.
December 2, 2009
Krumwiede Named SCIAC Athlete Of The Week
Aria Krumwiede has been selected SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the week of November 23-29.
March 8, 2009
Krumwiede Earns All-SCIAC Honors
Aria Krumwiede (FR, Scottsdale, AZ) was named Second Team All-SCIAC for 2009.
February 15, 2009
Athenas Complete Sweep Of Cross Street Rivals
CMS beat Pomona-Pitzer 70-59 on Saturday night to complete a season sweep of the series. This is the sixth time in seven years that the Athenas have swept both games.
January 16, 2009
Athenas Rebound From Early Deficit To Down Regals
CMS was down 20-11 to Cal Lutheran midway through the first half, but closed the half on a 17-3 run en route to a 59-46 victory. CMS improved to 9-5 overall and 2-1 in SCIAC.
January 7, 2009
Athenas Finish Non-Conference Schedule 7-4
CMS concluded its non-conference schedule on Monday with a 76-44 win at Southwestern College in Phoenix, AZ. The Athenas improved to 7-4 overall, a dramatic improvement over last year's 1-9 preseason.
March 5, 2008
Osgood Named To All-SCIAC Team
Jennifer Osgood (SO, Vashon, WA) was selected this week to the 2008 Women's Basketball All-SCIAC Second Team.
February 22, 2008
CMS Downs Caltech Behind Balanced Attack
CMS defeated Caltech 69-60 on Thursday evening with a team effort as all nine Athenas who played scored.
February 15, 2008
Athenas Overcome Second Half Deficit, Sagehens
CMS battled back from a 10-point deficit with 7:44 remaining in the second half to win at Pomona-Pitzer 58-56 on Thursday evening.
January 25, 2008
Remaining Home Basketball Games To Be Audiocast
The remaining home games for the men's and women's basketball teams will be audiocast on the web.
January 18, 2008
Athenas Defeat Poets In Overtime For First SCIAC Win
The women's basketball team made 14 of 18 free throws in the overtime period to win at Whittier 65-59.
January 7, 2008
Athenas Win First Game Of Season
The women basketball team won their final preseason game 66-53 over Bryn Mawr College with an excellent all-around effort.
December 30, 2007
Women's Basketball Game Moved To La Verne
Tonight's women's basketball game against Rockford College has been moved to the University of La Verne. The game time remains 7:00.
March 9, 2007
Four Players Earn All-SCIAC Honors
Four basketball players were recently named to the All-SCIAC Teams. Mani Maceira (JR, Cotati) and Lana Young were named First Team All-SCIAC and Jocelyn Woolsey (SO, Piedmont) and Cameron Hanson (FR, Rockville, MD) were named Second Team All-SCIAC.
February 5, 2007
Athenas Move Into Tie For First
The women's basketball team beat the University of La Verne 60-55 on Saturday evening and is now tied for first in the SCIAC with La Verne. CMS is 12-7 overall and 7-1 in SCIAC while La Verne dropped to 14-5 and 7-1.
February 2, 2007
Athenas Finish First Half In Second
The women's basketball team concluded the first round of SCIAC play with a 72-68 win at Cal Lutheran on Thursday evening. The win improved their record to 11-7 overall and 6-1 in SCIAC play while Cal Lutheran fell to 9-7 and 5-2.
January 21, 2007
Burton Achieves Landmark Win
The women's basketball team beat Caltech 73-41 on Saturday evening to give coach Jodie Burton her 200th career SCIAC victory. She is the first women's coach in conference history to achieve the milestone.
January 19, 2007
Athenas Down Bulldogs
The women's basketball team overcame a sloppy first half to defeat the University of Redlands 62-56 on Thursday evening.
January 10, 2007
Woolsey Named SCIAC Athlete of the Week
Jocelyn Woolsey (SO, Piedmont) was selected SCIAC Athlete of the Week for the weeks of December 25 - January 7.
January 1, 2007
Athenas Win La Sierra Tournament Title
The CMS women's basketball team won the La Sierra Tournament over the weekend. They defeated Hiram College 51-48 on Saturday and beat tournament host La Sierra University 55-45 on Sunday.