After losing the first matchup this season, the Sagehens’ men’s water polo team beat the Stags last week. The teams will face off in the SCIAC semifinal Friday.
The Pomona-Pitzer men’s water polo team went 1-1 on Nov. 9, soundly beating La Verne but coming up two goals short to Whittier.
The P-P men’s water polo team cruised to victory in its doubleheader Nov. 2, steamrolling Redlands 15-4 and Riverside Community College 17-6.
The No. 19 P-P men’s water polo team (16-9, 7-2 SCIAC) traveled to Cambridge, Massachusetts over Fall Break for the Harvard Invitational, where the Sagehens fell 10-6 to Brown before nearly out-dueling Harvard in a wild 17-16 overtime loss.
The 5C men’s water polo teams emerged from a hectic weekend of tournament play with a pair of big victories and two disappointing defeats apiece.
The Sagehen men’s team (5-2, 2-1 SCIAC) had a strong showing Saturday, leaving Cal Lu with a 9-6 victory. Wednesday’s game against Whittier proved less fortunate, ending P-P’s astounding 29-game SCIAC win streak with a 9-3 loss.
P-P men’s water polo (4-1, 1-0 SCIAC) triumphed over Caltech 15-9 on Wednesday, extending their win streak to four games.
CMS men’s water polo has ambitious goals for the season, the foremost of which will be taking down their closest rival and long-time league champion, P-P.
No SCIAC water polo teams will be playing in the NCAA tournament next year, after committing to a new USA Water Polo National Championships just for Division III programs.
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