Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and Pomona-Pitzer swimmers had the opportunity to qualify for nationals this past weekend.
With the SCIAC Championships right around the corner, the CMS and P-P swim and dive teams are preparing to claim the conference championship.
The P-P and CMS swim & dive teams’ are all vying for the SCIAC title after P-P swept the meet last year, with both CMS teams close behind.
It was a winning weekend for the P-P men’s and women’s swim and dive teams, with back-to-back victories against Fresno Pacific at home, then La Verne and Cal Lutheran in a tri-dual meet.
The P-P swim teams posted several impressive results in a tri-dual meet against two Division I programs Nov. 2.
The Sagehen men’s and women’s swim and dive teams coasted to easy victories at home over Concordia University Irvine to begin their season Oct. 25.
The former P-P water polo player, now 24, has turned to the analytic side of sports and now tracks performance data for the New York Yankees.
The Pomona-Pitzer and Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swim and dive teams have long been the giants of the SCIAC – but on the national level, the tables are turned.
Four members of the Pomona-Pitzer dive team competed in the NCAA Regional Meet last weekend.
The Pomona-Pitzer men’s and women’s swim and dive teams repeated as SCIAC champions Sunday, with both teams finishing in front of Claremont-Mudd-Scripps.