Recap: P-P men’s swim and dive completes undefeated SCIAC dual meet season

Alex Werner PZ ’22 took down a Haldeman Pool record in the 200 breaststroke as the Pomona-Pitzer women’s swim and dive team (7-4, 7-1 SCIAC) took down Caltech 220-72 on Saturday. The men’s team (10-1, 8-0 SCIAC) downed Caltech 233-51 to complete a perfect season — its first in the

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Gas line bursts near Keck Graduate Institute

Update (11:36 a.m.): The gas leak is “under control” and the affected area is “open for access to the campus,” according to Campus Safety. A construction crew installing lighting at the corner of Watson Drive and Bucknell Avenue as part of an ongoing Keck Graduate Institute construction project broke a

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Pomona-Pitzer athletic director to take job at Colorado College

Pomona-Pitzer Athletic Director Lesley Irvine will leave Claremont at the end of the 2018-19 school year to become vice president of athletics and athletic director at Colorado College in Colorado Springs, Pomona College announced at the end of January. “Lesley wanted me to convey her deep gratitude for her time

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From Walk-On To National Champion: Tyra Abraham On Her Running Career That Almost Wasn’t

  Armed with a Coca Cola and an infectious smile, Tyra Abraham SC ’18 exuded a controlled energy last Saturday afternoon at Claremont McKenna College’s Hub Grill. Abraham is approaching graduation and the end of her storied Claremont-Mudd-Scripps track career, which saw a meteoric rise from walk-on runner to NCAA

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Love Thy Enemy: Angels’ Shohei Ohtani Transcends Allegiances

Seventeen years ago this Wednesday, Ichiro Suzuki made a name for himself in the Major Leagues. Despite being a highly anticipated international signee — and the first Japanese position player to be one — Ichiro’s performance had been underwhelming in his first Spring Training, and it was unclear if he

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Sagehens Undefeated In SCIAC With Whittier Looming

  As first-years, the Pomona-Pitzer women’s water polo class of 2018 fell 7-6 in the SCIAC championship game, losing in a heartbreaker to Whittier College. They would win 19 conference matches and lose only three in the following two seasons — but two of the three total losses were at

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In Their Own Words: Athletes Use Twitter To Control Media Narrative

  There is certainly no shortage of places for the sports fan to turn for quality coverage. You may have jumped on The Athletic train, casually scrolled through the all-encompassing Bleacher Report app, or stayed loyal to the original, ESPN. Regardless of where you get your information, you can bet

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Sagehen Track And Field Teams Anticipate Race To SCIAC Titles In 2018

  While track and field is a sport that is dictated at its core by individual performances, for the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens, 2018 is all about the team. “You use others to build yourself, but they also use you to build themselves, and in that way it’s a team dynamic,” distance

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