Athenas Run Away With Win Over Rival Sagehens At Home

Madeline Barnes
Madeline Barnes

CLAREMONT, Calif. – 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.

CMS started strong in the first half. Madeline Barnes had 17 first half points and Aria Krumwiede had 13. An impressive defensive effort by Krumwiede and Mara Falahee kept the Sagehens at bay and CMS closed the first half up by fifteen points.

The Athenas kept things rolling in the second half, leading late in the game by as many as 24 points. Alexis Sones led Pomona-Pitzer in scoring with 14 points.

The next CMS game is against Whittier College at Whittier, on January 26, 2013 at 5:00 p.m.