Seasons ended abruptly for hundreds of 5C student-athletes in mid-March. P-P get creative with ways to stay connected and stay in shape by creating an at-home burpee challenge for the team.
Following the 5Cs’ decision to eliminate in-person classes, athletic departments suspended the remainder of the spring sports season.
The majority of women’s teams at the Claremont Colleges are head coached by males. Athletes and coaches share differing perspectives.
The Sagehen men’s tennis team is focused on the fundamentals, such as improving doubles play and their technique.
After seasons of teamwide growth and several new personal bests, all four 5C cross-country teams have a legitimate shot at the SCIAC title.
Based on the score at halftime Saturday, you wouldn’t have known the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (9-2-1, 6-0-1 SCIAC) and Pomona-Pitzer (3-7-2, 2-4-1 SCIAC) men’s soccer teams had been duking it for 45 minutes. The score was still 0-0.
Three years ago, Amanda Martinez SC ’20 couldn’t even fill a full women’s rugby team. Now, she can barely squeeze the Claremont Foxes’ more than 30 members on the field for practice.
Though they’re a regular season juggernaut, postseason luck has been nothing short of nightmarish for the Sagehen women’s soccer team (7-0-1, 3-0 SCIAC) in recent years.
P-P volleyball (6-4, 0-0 SCIAC) lost an unlucky Friday the 13th game against UC Santa Cruz 3-1, but came back later that day to win 3-0 over Puget Sound.