2017-18 Women's Tennis News

  • Athenas Top No. 7 Polar Bears and No. 12 Tigers to Extend Winning Streak
    March 17, 2018
    It was two more ranked tests for the No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's tennis team when the Athenas hosted the No. 7 Bowdoin Polar Bears and No. 12 Sewanee Tigers on Saturday afternoon. The Athenas passed both tests with flying colors to earn their 14th and 15th victories to begin the season. With two wins on the day, CMS improves to 15-0 on the season and will next take the court on Wednesday when they host the No. 8 Tufts Jumbos at 6:00 p.m.
  • No. 3 Women's Tennis Tops No. 11 Amherst at Home
    March 15, 2018
    The No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s tennis team defeated the No. 11 Amherst Mammoths 6-3 on Thursday afternoon at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center. The Athenas took the top two doubles matches before claiming four of the six singles matches for the top-15 victory. Nicole Tan (CMC) and Lindsay Brown (CMC) both turned in dominate performances to claim victories in the #2 and #3 singles matches. Tan won 6-2, 6-0 to earn the Athenas first singles point of the match at #2 singles. Brown was off the court next at #3 singles with a 6-2, 6-1 victory.
  • Athenas Down Lehigh and Texas-Dallas, Improve to 12-0
    March 14, 2018
    The No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s tennis team improved to 12-0 on the season with a pair of convincing victories on Wednesday. In the morning, the Athenas topped Division I Lehigh University by a score of 7-2 before sweeping the Texas-Dallas Comets 9-0 in their afternoon session. As mentioned the Athenas remain perfect on the season and hold a 12-0 record heading into their match with Amherst tomorrow morning at 11:00 a.m.
  • Athenas Earn 10th Win to Open Season, Top No. 16 Tigers
    March 03, 2018
    The No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's tennis team earned another top-25 victory with a convincing win over No. 16 Trinity (TX) on Saturday morning. The Athenas earned their second 8-1 victory in as many days. CMS swept doubles play to build a 3-0 lead. After a win by Kyla Scott (HMC) at #4 singles, Lindsay Brown (CMC) secured the victory for the Athenas at #3 singles with a 6-0, 6-1 win for the fifth point of the match for CMS.
  • Women's Tennis Tops No. 24 Southwestern to Start Texas Trip
    March 02, 2018
    In a Top-25 showdown, the No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s tennis team improved their winning streak to nine matches with an 8-1 victory over the No. 24 Southwestern Pirates on Friday afternoon. The Athenas won all six singles matches in straight sets and picked up two of the three doubles matches for the convincing victory.
  • Athenas Sweep Oxy and No. 19 Brandeis on Perfect Saturday
    February 24, 2018
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's tennis team earned a pair of 9-0 sweeps on Saturday. First CMS took care of the Occidental Tigers in a SCIAC match to improve to 3-0 in conference. Later in the afternoon, the No. 19 Brandeis Judges fell by the same 9-0 score. The Athenas run their overall record to a perfect 8-0 on the season.
  • No. 3 Women's Tennis Takes Care of Panthers on Friday Evening
    February 23, 2018
    The No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's tennis team swept the Chapman Panthers on Friday afternoon by a 9-0 final. The Athenas remain perfect on the season, moving to 6-0 overall and 2-0 in SCIAC play. The Athenas swept through doubles play with Catherine Allen (SC) and Caroline Cox (CMC) earning the first point for the Athenas at No. 1 doubles. The duo was the first off the court with an 8-3 victory at the top spot. At No. 2 doubles, Juliette Martin (HMC) and Lauren Yamagami (CMC) teamed up for an 8-3 victory and at No. 3 doubles, Anastasia Bryan-Ajania (SC) and Jessie Cruz (CMC) combined for an 8-5 win to complete the doubles sweep.
  • Smooth Sailing for CMS as Women's Tennis Tops Hawks and Tigers
    February 16, 2018
    The No. 3 Athenas cruised their way to a pair of 9-0 sweeps on Friday. First the Athenas took care of San Diego Christian this afternoon before disposing of Colorado College under the lights of the Biszantz Family Tennis Center to complete Friday’s doubleheader. Against San Diego Christian, CMS dropped a total of 22 games across the nine matches en route to the sweep. CMS was even better in their second match of the day, dropping just 15 games against the Tigers.
  • Victory over DII No. 9 Tritons Highlights Saturday Wins
    February 03, 2018
    The No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's tennis team opened the 2018 home slate with a pair of victories on Saturday. First the Athenas defeated No. 40 Caltech with a convincing 9-0 victory. In the nightcap of their double-dip, CMS took down Division II No. 9 UC San Diego 6-3 to move their overall record to 3-0 on the young season.
  • Athenas Claim Down-to-the-Wire Victory to Open 2018
    February 02, 2018
    The No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s tennis team opened the 2018 season with a 5-4 victory over the Division II No. 23 Azusa Pacific Cougars. The Athenas swept the three doubles matches and claimed two of the six singles matches to earn the season opening victory. CMS jumped out to a quick start in two of the three doubles matches and held off the Cougars in all three competitions to build an early 3-0 lead. Caroline Cox (CMC) and Catherine Allen (SC) were the first team to win a point for the Athenas, claiming an 8-3 victory in the second doubles match.
  • No. 3 Women's Tennis Just One Week Away from New Season
    January 26, 2018
    The No. 3 Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s tennis team is just one week away from getting the 2018 season underway. The Athenas travel to Azusa Pacific on Feb. 2 for their first match of the season when they take on the Cougars at 3:00 p.m. The 2018 slate will feature 17 home matches, beginning with contests against Caltech and UC San Diego on Feb. 3 of opening weekend.
  • Allen Takes Third-Place at ITA Oracle Cup
    October 14, 2017
    Two weeks ago, Catherine Allen (SC) won the ITA West Regionals singles title and earned a spot in the ITA Oracle Cup this weekend on the campus of Berry College in Rome, Ga. Allen won her first match of the weekend before dropping her semifinal match on Friday. Allen rebounded to win the third-place match on Saturday and finish her weekend 2-1.
  • Allen Wins Singles Title, Team Shows Well at ITA Regional
    October 01, 2017
    This weekend the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s tennis team had a strong showing at the ITA West Regional. Playing on their home court at the Biszantz Tennis Center, the Athenas accounted for three of the four semifinalists in the singles competition and three of the four semifinalist teams in the double competition. Catherine Allen (SC) defeated Nicole Tan (CMC) in the championship of the singles competition by a 6-2, 6-2 final.