Defending their nest, the Sagehens women’s water polo team defeated the Athenas last Wednesday in the only sixth street rivalry match-up for the 2023 regular season. As the 2022 SCIAC and NCAA DIII champions, Pomona-Pitzer is in flight once again to repeat their previous success.
27 Dresses? More like 27 women’s water polo teams in Claremont. This past weekend, CMS and P-P women’s water polo co-hosted teams from all over the country across all divisions. Both the Athenas and the Sagehens had two wins and two losses, a promising sign for their upcoming spring season.
After winning a neck-and-neck 16-12 game against Whittier, the Sagehens remained perfect throughout the 2022 season and became titled as SCIAC champions.
Despite facing DI and DII competition in preseason waters, P-P women’s water polo pulled out a surprising victory against DII Biola University.
P-P women’s water polo remains hungry to claim the SCIAC title, while CMS looks to improve upon last year’s sixth-place finish.
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 P-P women’s water polo team (20-13, 14-0 SCIAC) fell 10-9 to Cal Lutheran (21-8, 12-2 SCIAC) in the SCIAC Championship last Saturday after beating La Verne (11-14, 9-5 SCIAC) 9-8 in the semifinal the day before. In the championship, P-P trailed 5-4 at halftime, but held onto a 9-8
The P-P women’s water polo team continued their SCIAC dominance against rival CMS, sealing their second straight undefeated season and extending their conference winning streak to 35 games.
Saturday sealed perfection for the P-P women’s water polo team (19-12, 14-0 SCIAC), as an 8-5 win over CMS (9-15, 7-7 SCIAC) earned the Sagehens their second-straight undefeated season in the SCIAC. After taking a 3-2 lead in the first period, both teams were held scoreless in the second. P-P
It was a strong week for P-P women’s water polo, as the Sagehens (18-12, 13-0 SCIAC) beat Caltech (2-17, 0-13 SCIAC) 17-1 at home Saturday before traveling to face UC San Diego the same day, where they fell 12-4. P-P bounced back with a 12-6 win over Chapman (9-16, 3-10