The majority of women’s teams at the Claremont Colleges are head coached by males. Athletes and coaches share differing perspectives.
Lila Cardillo PO ’22 won the SCIAC individual title Nov. 2 — with teammate Helen Guo PO ’20 finishing second — but that wasn’t enough to lead the P-P women’s cross-country team to victory.
The CMS women’s cross country team picked up its 10th straight SCIAC championship , while the Stags beat out the Sagehens in a tiebreaker.
This season, the Athenas are attempting a feat nearly unheard of in college sports: a 10th straight conference championship. Meanwhile, P-P is still vying for the conference title that has eluded them for years.
CMS women’s tennis and track and field athletes had particularly notable performances at last week’s national championships.