An ill-fated Sept. 21 game saw P-P (2-1, 0-0 SCIAC) fall 26-15 to George Fox for its first loss of the season.
The Sagehens (2-0, 0-0 SCIAC) shut out Lewis & Clark at their home opener Sept. 14, beating the Pioneers 20-0.
Here’s what you need to know about the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and Pomona-Pitzer football teams going into the fall SCIAC season.
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
The Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens (7-3, 5-2 SCIAC) won the Sixth Street Rivalry game for the second consecutive year, defeating Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (7-3, 6-1 SCIAC) 24-19 last Saturday. The Sagehens entered the game with the chance to reach a seven-win season for the first time since 1999, while the Stags hoped to make
The Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens football team (2-1, 0-0 SCIAC) suffered their first loss of the season in crushing fashion Sept. 16, falling 40-6 to the George Fox Bruins. The Sagehens started the season with wins over Lewis-Clark Valley (ID) and Lewis & Clark (OR), and they hoped to carry that momentum
The quarterback had no recievers open and was seconds away from being sacked in overtime. For the fifth straight year, it seemed, the Sagehens were going to fall to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps. But they didn’t. Karter Odermann PO ’20 was facing a fourth down from the 22, and even after rolling to
Aseal Birir PO ‘18 ran for a single-game rushing record of 275 yards on Saturday, Oct. 7, setting a new high for the Pomona-Pitzer football program. He also scored five touchdowns, enough to earn him the SCIAC Player of the Week honor. But it wasn’t enough to push the
For Pomona-Pitzer’s running back Aseal Birir PO ’18, Saturday, Sept. 16 was a day of mixed emotions. Even as the Sagehens (1-1-0) fell 40-29 to the Lewis and Clark Pioneers (1-1-0), Birir made history in the P-P football program, running for 119 yards to become the Hens’ All-Time Career Rushing leader. “It feels good to