Over the weekend in the SCIAC multi-duals, both CMS and P-P track and field teams recorded personal bests and set program records.
P-P’s annual All-Comers track meet this past Saturday resulted in a new Strehle track men’s mile record and many athletes moving up in national rankings.
After bringing in a national title during his run as head coach of Pomona-Pitzer men’s cross country and track & field, Jordan Carpenter is moving on to Division I.
As the COVID-19 pandemic closed the 5Cs’ campuses, halted sports competition and complicated the reopening of hometown gyms, athletes have found creative ways to stay in shape during this forced off-season — and Emil Adams PO ’23 is building a yurt. The Pomona-Pitzer track and field sprinter moved from his hometown
Overnight travel for Pomona-Pitzer sports teams is being cut back in an effort to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus.
Both CMS track and field teams look to continue their SCIAC dominance, while P-P will lean on their distance runners this season.
CMS women’s tennis and track and field athletes had particularly notable performances at last week’s national championships.
At the SCIAC championship meet last weekend, the P-P track and field teams both finished behind the meet-winning CMS Stags and Athenas. The men finished second, with the women placing fourth. On the men’s side, P-P swept the podium in the 10,000-meter run, with Andy Reischling PO ’19, Daniel Hill
The Stags topped the No. 2-ranked Sagehens by 36 points as the Athenas won their fifth-straight title by just three points.
The Sagehen men’s and women’s track and field teams both had strong showings at their final SCIAC dual meet at Occidental last weekend. On the men’s side, Evan Johnson PO ’22 finished in a tie for first place in the high jump, with a personal best height of 1.95 meters.