The College Sports Information Directors of America named Mark Hallman of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Swimming & Diving program to the Google Cloud Academic All-America At-Large Team. This award is given to the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom.
2018 marked a successful year for the Claremont Colleges Rugby team as the Men's (Lions) and Women's (Foxes) teams placed high in the National Small College Rugby Organization (NSCRO). Several Pitzer students shone during the season as Dana Alimena ('19) of the Foxes was selected by NSCRO to be on the Select 7s team while Abraham Asante ('20) was nominated for the Penn Mutual Life of Significance Award.
The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) named Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis Head Coach Steve Bickham onto the ITA Board of Directors on Thursday morning, announcing 18 other members whose work will begin July 1, 2018. The 19 members, seven of whom are ITA Member Coaches, will be working together to support the ITA and advance the sport of college tennis.
The College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) named James Kinney of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Cross Country into the Google Cloud Academic All-District Team, recognizing his accomplishment on the field and in the classroom.
The final day of the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship bode well for the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s and Women’s Track and Field program as the afternoon ended with two Sagehens, Andy Reischling and Helen Guo, taking home All-American honors. Despite the heat and the high humidity over in La Crosse, Wisconsin, the Sagehens battled through the elements and showed their best effort at Roger Harring Stadium.
CLAREMONT, CA. – Freshman Jed Kronenberg ended his run in the NCAA Division III Singles National Championships in the quarterfinals after a loss to Jack Katzman of CMS on Friday morning at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.
Following a lengthy three-hour rain delay at the NCAA Outdoor Track and Field National Championship on Friday evening, Carter Floyd of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Track and Field Program made his long-awaited debut in the 800-meter run preliminaries.
CLAREMONT, CA. – Junior Caroline Casper had her run in the Division III NCAA Singles National Championship come to an end with a 6-2, 6-4 loss in the quarterfinals to Juli Raventos from Williams College on Friday morning at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center.
CLAREMONT, CA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Water Polo team dominated the ACWPC Division III All-American Team selections highlighted by Coach of the Year in Alex Rodriguez and Player of the Year Jocelyn Castro along with five All-American selections.
The first day of the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship went well in the Pomona-Pitzer Track & Field Program’s favor as the Sagehens saw Andy Reischling and Jessica Finn take home All-American Honors while Danny Rosen qualified for the 3000-meter Steeplechase Final.
The NCAA announced the qualified competitors for the 2018 Outdoor Track and Field National Championships on Saturday, May 19. Three members of the Pomona-Pitzer Men's Track and Field program and three members from the women's program qualified for the National Championships and will be competing at the Veteran's Memorial Field Sports Complex in La Crosse, Wisconsin from May 24-26.
The United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association announced Andy Reischling as the recipient of the 2018 West Region Athlete of the Year. Reischling is already having a wildly successful season in which he won SCIAC Athlete of the Year and qualified for the NCAA in the 5000-meter and 10,000-meter runs.
The NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Committee selected Jed Kronenberg of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis program to compete in the singles competition of the 2018 NCAA Division III Men’s Tennis Championships. For the individual championships, the committee selected seven singles players from each of the four regions based on win-loss record, strength of schedule, and eligibility.
The NCAA Division III Women’s Tennis Committee has selected Caroline Casper of the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Tennis Team to compete in the singles competition of the 2018 NCAA Division III Women’s Tennis Championships. The committee selected seven singles players and three doubles teams from each region to participate in the individual competition, choosing based on win-loss record, strength of schedule, and eligibility.
Mark Hallman of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Swim and Dive program was named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District At-Large Team selected by CoSIDA. This honor recognizes the nation’s top student-athletes for their combined performances on the field and in the classroom.
The United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association named 10 different athletes from the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Track & Field Program to the All-Region list in 15 different events on Monday morning. This honor was given to the top-five individuals in each event from each region.
The United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association named three different athletes from the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Track & Field Program to the All-Region list for four different events. This honor is awarded to athletes who finished within the top-five in their respective events in their region.
A handful of athletes from the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Track and Field program competed at the Redlands Last Chance Meet in hopes of qualifying for the NCAA National Championship. Among the few, Carter Floyd qualified for the NCAA after taking first overall at the 800 Meter Run in a time of 1:50.81.
A handful of athletes from the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Track and Field team competed at the Occidental Invitational this past Saturday in hopes of improving their personal records and getting a spot in the NCAA National Championship.
The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Tennis Team saw they postseason run come to an end as they lost to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 5-0 in the final round of the West Regional on Saturday afternoon. It was the eighth straight season the Sagehens reached the Sweet Sixteen in the NCAA Tournament.
The second round of the West Region section in the NCAA Tournament fell in favor for the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Tennis Team as the Sagehens took down Trinity University (TX) 5-0 at the Biszantz Family Tennis Center. The No. 7 Sagehens came out and looked sharp on the court, as they managed to control the match in doubles and singles to punch their ticket to the Sweet Sixteen.
The Fulbright U.S. Student Program awarded 13 students from Pomona College the prestigious Fulbright Fellowship Research Grant, including Emily Rockhill of the Pomona-Pitzer Softball Program and Rory Taylor from the Sagehens Football Team.