The Stags faced off against the Sagehens last weekend in a sixth street rivalry contest with major SCIAC championship implications. After jumping out to an early 14-0 lead, the Stags staved off a Hen’s comeback to secure the victory.
Could Sixth Street go back to back? After the Sagehens and the Stags split the SCIAC title in 2022, the implementation of a conference championship game in 2023 has both teams ready for an undisputed Claremont champion. Next year, CMS and P-P will compete in the new format for SCIAC football. They will be in different pods composed of three SCIAC teams each and both CMS and P-P are hopeful of finishing on top of their respective groups to face each other in the championship game for the chance, once again, to compete with their sixth-street rivals for a bid to the NCAA DIII playoffs.
Here’s what you need to know about the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps and Pomona-Pitzer football teams going into the fall SCIAC season.
After losing the bulk of its players to graduation following the 2016-17 season, the Claremont Colleges Rugby team has struggled to replicate its success.
Eight Stags chose to play rugby this semester, meaning they will not play football next year.