After a stretch of losses to close out pre-season play, the Pomona-Pitzer (P-P) Volleyball team took care of business last Friday against Whittier, sweeping the Poets and sending them home empty handed.
Perfection. CMS volleyball plucked the Sagehens in three sets Saturday to wrap up their undefeated season as SCIAC Champions.
Start getting those pensions ready. This week the 5Cs congratulated their veteran athletes during Senior Day, one of the most fun and emotional traditions of the year.
Get ready to ‘dig’ into men’s club volleyball this year as they prepare to ‘serve’ up a feast in their spring season. The 5C men’s club volleyball team’s roster was just finalized and they are getting started with the year.
No one is surprised and 3/5 of the 5Cs are happy. The No. 1 ranked CMS women’s volleyball team sent the Sagehens back to their nests with beaks dragging on Saturday when they defeated them three sets to none. This Sixth Street rivalry game ended in favor of the Athenas, who are continuing their unbeaten streak and have yet to lose a single set in conference play.
The undefeated Athena’s women’s volleyball proved their streak was no Occident when they defended their home court with a 3-0 victory over Occidental last Friday.
When Ulas Ayyilmaz PO ’24 could no longer play club volleyball at his peak level, owing to a health condition, he decided to take things down a notch — by bringing back what he says is a more “relaxed” version of his favorite pastime.
In 1972, the 5C’s offered their first women’s varsity sports, thanks to the newly-passed Title IX which mandated equal numbers of men’s and women’s sports teams.
Attending an open session with the Claremont Men’s Club Volleyball team, a TSL contributing writer presents an inside dig on the squad’s competitive nature.
We must put an end to the toxic culture of objectifying and sexualizing female athletes, writes Annika Reff PO ‘25.