CMS women’s tennis and track and field athletes had particularly notable performances at last week’s national championships.
Jacque Desmond SC ’19 became the first woman in SCIAC history to crack the 13-foot mark in pole vault as the Athenas won their fifth-straight SCIAC title by just three points last weekend, 150-147. Redlands led the meet with two events left, but CMS had four runners score in the
Despite being picked fourth in preseason polls, CMS men’s track posted a lights-out SCIAC performance to win the meet by 40 points. Michael Sill CM ’21 and Reese Peterson HM ’20 went one-two in both the hammer throw and discus, and Peterson added a win in shot put. CMS finished
Pole vaulter Jacque Desmond SC ’20 broke her own school record as the Athenas swept the final SCIAC multi-dual of the season. The CMS women also swept the long jump and won every track distance from the 800-meter and up. The Stags swept the distance events and relays on the
Three Athenas finished in the top five in their events at the Pomona-Pitzer Invite last weekend. Pole vaulter Jacque Desmond SC ’20 finished fifth overall, Sabrine Griffith HM ’20 was fifth in the long jump and Amanda Mell CM ’20 was fifth in the triple jump. The highest track finish
Athena distance runners put on a show last weekend in a four-team SCIAC multi-dual, going one-two-three in the 1,500 and taking the No. 1 through No. 6 spots in the 5,000. CMS women also won the 100-meter hurdles, steeplechase, pole vault, triple jump and javelin throw. Reese Peterson HM ’20
Sabrine Griffith HM ’20 finished sixth out of 40 competitors in a DI-heavy long jump field last weekend at the Aztec Invitational in San Diego, leading the way for the Athenas. Amanda Mell CM ’20 picked up a third-place finish in a field of 12 in the triple jump, while
Abby Johnson SC ’21 has emerged as a leader of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps track team, putting up great times on the track and establishing a welcoming and friendly team culture.
CMS track and field played host to the annual Rossi Relays last weekend.