What exactly is the role of sports in Claremont? Athletics, despite their popularity, are often considered to be the antithesis of academics.
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and Pomona-Pitzer swimmers had the opportunity to qualify for nationals this past weekend.
The 2019 edition of the “Stag Survival Guide” that prompted several senior members of the swim team to quit is now very much public knowledge.
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.
The CMS men’s and women’s swim teams swept Caltech to post their first victories of the winter season Nov. 9.
The CMS swim teams traveled to San Diego to begin their season Oct. 26, losing to the Tritons by a combined score of 369-215
The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps athletic department and its associated schools concluded that behavior by members of the CMS swim and dive team justified “mandatory educational programming,” Claremont McKenna College told TSL on Thursday, concluding an investigation into reported actions that may have violated athletic department values.
A number of men on the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps swim team were suspended from practice for a week in mid-September, head swim and dive coach Charlie Griffiths told TSL Thursday, as the CMS athletic department and its associated schools launched an investigation into reported actions that may have violated the department’s values.
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.