RECAP: Athenas softball sweeps rivalry doubleheader against Pomona-Pitzer

Lauren Richards CM ’22 threw seven innings of shutout ball, allowing four hits and striking out two, to seal the Athenas’ (7-2, 6-0 SCIAC) sweep of Sixth Street rival Pomona-Pitzer 2-0 in the second game of a doubleheader last Saturday. Richards also notched a save in game one, throwing a

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‘It’s just a game’: Claremont softball teams gain perspective during rivalry weekend

The Claremont Colleges’ unique cross-campus rivalry served to uplift both the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and Pomona-Pitzer teams last weekend.

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Recap: Amarilla, Richards toss back-to-back complete games as Athenas softball sweeps SCIAC openers

After going 1-2 against non-conference foes Vanguard and Whitworth, the Athenas (3-2, 2-0 SCIAC) swept a doubleheader against Chapman last weekend, winning 4-1 and 3-1. Chloe Amarilla CM ’19 threw a complete game four-hitter in the morning matchup and starter Lauren Richards CM ’22 also went the distance in the

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Coach Oaks Garcia coming into her own in second CMS softball season

The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps softball team has undergone dramatic changes in the past two seasons. In addition to player turnover creating a very young team, the Athenas hired a new head coach late in 2017, Gina Oaks Garcia. Former longtime coach Betsy Hipple, who led the Athenas to four Southern California Intercollegiate

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Claremont-Mudd-Scripps weekly sports roundup

CMS women’s golf overcomes poor conditions to nab come-from-behind win After trailing by two strokes at the end of day one against Redlands at the Los Serranos North Golf Course last Saturday, the Athenas (1-0 SCIAC) improved their score by five strokes on day two, despite poor conditions. Claremont-Mudd-Scripps outscored

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Postseason Roundup 5/6/18

  Women’s Lacrosse: Athenas Smack Sagehens, Repeat As SCIAC Champions The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s lacrosse team (18-1, 10-0 SCIAC) completed their SCIAC season in dominant fashion Saturday, defeating archrival Pomona-Pitzer (11-8, 5-5 SCIAC) 17-5 in the conference championship. With the win, CMS extended their 18-game winning streak, dating back to their

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Back To Winning Ways: Athenas Smack La Verne, Are Seven-For-Eight In April

  The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s softball team earned two wins against the University of La Verne April 21, and appears to be hitting its stride after a rough patch during the middle of the season. In the first game, the Athenas took care of business against the 2017 SCIAC champions after

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Athena Offense Goes Silent In Pair Of Losses To Regals

With two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning in the final game of a Saturday doubleheader and the game-tying run on first base, Molly Spaniac CM ’21 had a chance to salvage what had been a disappointing afternoon for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps softball team (19-9, 8-8 SCIAC) with one

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Athenas Split Doubleheader With Whittier Behind Strong Pitching Performances

  The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps softball team (4-2, 2-2 SCIAC) played its second conference doubleheader this past Saturday, and split with Whittier College (5-4-1, 1-1 SCIAC). The Athenas won their first game by run-ruling the Poets 9-0 in five innings, as Anna Gurr CM ’18 pitched a shutout. In the second game,

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