Jem Stern finished in second place in the 3-Meter Dive at the SCIAC Dive Championship on Saturday, setting the program record in the event as well. This marks the second straight year the Sagehens had an All-SCIAC athlete in the 3-Meter Dive competition after Bilguun Altantulkhuur finished third last year.
LOS ANGELES, CA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Basketball team notched their first 20-win season since 1991-92 with a 78-59 win over Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) opponent Occidental on Saturday afternoon at Rush Gymnasium.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team continue to remain undefeated, after winning their road trip doubleheader against Whittier College on Saturday, winning the first game 7-1 and the second 2-0. Liz Rodarte and Alondra Reynoso both earned their second wins of the seasons on the mound while four different Sagehens belted a solo home run.
WHITTIER, CA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Basketball team defeated Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) opponent Whittier College 76-67 on Wednesday night at the Graham Athletic Center.
Isa Berardo of the Pomona-Pitzer Soccer Team earned the distinction of posting the lowest goals against average (GAA) and best save percentage in the country this past season. The junior proved to be among the elite goalkeepers in the country, recording a .182 GAA, allowing only three goals in the season in 1487 total minutes played. Berardo also posted a .944 save percentage, saving 51 shots out of 54 attempts.
CLAREMONT, CA. – Pomona-Pitzer had four athletes earn Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Athlete of the Week honors with junior Izzy Deatherage (Softball), sophomore Lukas Ming Menkhoff (Men’s Swim & Dive), sophomore Jed Kronenberg (Men’s Tennis) and senior Kahea Kahaulelio (Women’s Water Polo) all earning the award as announced by the league office.
SAN DIEGO, CA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Water Polo team split in the final day of the Triton Invitational with a 6-5 loss in overtime to San Diego State and an 8-6 win over Santa Clara in overtime on Sunday afternoon at Canyonview Pool.
The Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Swim and Dive Team hosted the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational, competing against swimmers from cross-street rival Claremont-Mudd-Scripps in a non-scoring dual meet. Lukas Ming Menkhoff made history at the invite, setting the Haldeman Pool record for the 50-yard Butterfly with a time of 22.36. Swimming the butterfly during the 50 Freestyle event, Menkhoff currently holds the third-fastest time in the country.
The Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Basketball Team cruised to another lopsided victory, taking down Cal Lutheran University 78-61 on Saturday night. Clashing with a tenacious Kingsmen’ defense early in the game, the Sagehens relied on their floor spacing and ball movement to win the battle.
SAN DIEGO, CA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Water Polo team fell in both games of the opening day of the Triton Invitational with a 15-4 loss against No. 1 Southern California and a 17-8 loss to No. 16 Long Beach State on Saturday afternoon at Canyonview Pool.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Season started the season on the right track, sweeping Puget Sound in their doubleheader on Friday afternoon, winning the first game 5-3 and the second in mercy rule fashion 13-1.
The 2019 season got off to a rocking start for the No. 8 Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Tennis Team on Thursday night as the Sagehens defeated SCIAC opponent Occidental College 9-0. The Sagehens dominated for majority of the match, as none of the players surrendered more than two set points per match.
The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team will open the 2019 Season with a doubleheader against Puget Sound, in hopes of improving upon last season’s success. After posting the best record in program history, going 26-14, the Sagehens will look go further as they enter the new year with nine returning players, including five who were in the All-SCIAC Team.
The No. 12 Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis Team are ready to serve up an exciting new season as they begin play this Saturday, February 9th with a home match against Cal Lutheran at 10:00 a.m. Following last season’s second place finish in SCIAC play, the Sagehens are ready to compete again with a strong core of returners and several excited freshmen in the squad.
The No. 8 Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Tennis Team will be back in action tomorrow to open their season with a match against SCIAC opponent Occidental College at 5:00 p.m. With several star returners and an exciting group of first years, the Sagehens have a lot to be optimistic about heading into this new season after finishing in second in the SCIAC last year.
Pomona-Pitzer Athletics hosted their Annual National Girls and Women in Sports Day (NGWSD) clinic this past Saturday on February 2, inviting the girls from Serrano Middle School for a fun-filled day of sports, education, and team building.
CLAREMONT, CA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Basketball team swept Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Athlete of the Week honors with freshman Carly Leong earning Offensive Athlete of the Week and freshman Amara Chidom earning Defensive Athlete of the Week as announced by the league office.
The pouring rain and gusty winds did not damper the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Swim and Dive team on Saturday afternoon, as they secured their first conference sweep in the modern SCIAC era after defeating Caltech 233-51. The victory marks the first time the Sagehens went 8-0 in conference meets in history.