The Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) announced the 2019 Women’s All-Academic Awards on Tuesday morning, listing 16 student-athletes from the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Water Polo team onto the list.
The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference named 322 student-athletes from Pomona-Pitzer Athletics to the 2018-19 All-Academic Team on Monday, July 8th. The SCIAC All-Academic Team recognizes student-athletes who have achieved a grade point average (GPA) of 3.40 or higher and must have completed one full calendar year at their current institution.
Pomona-Pitzer Athletics is proud to announce the hiring of Greg Hook to become the first full-time strength and conditioning coach in program history. Having worked with the Sagehens the last two years, Hook will be further committed to helping the student-athletes meet their fitness goals and excel in their respective sports.
The College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) has named 17 athletes from the Pomona-Pitzer Swimming & Diving program to the Scholar All-American Team. The award recognizes students that have achieved a grade point average of 3.50 or higher and competed at their respective school’s conference championships.
Andy Reischling of the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Track & Field Team was named to the Google Cloud Academic All-America Division III Track & Field/Cross Country Team after a stellar senior season on the track and in the classroom.
The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association (CSCAA) named the Pomona-Pitzer men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams to its Scholar All-America team for the Spring 2019 Semester. This honor is given to the every collegiate swim and dive program that has earned above a 3.00 team GPA.
WESTLAKE, OH. – The Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens finished off the 2018-19 athletics season with a bang, closing out the year with their highest ever final ranking in the Learfield Directors’ Cup at No. 21 in the nation. The Sagehens ended the year with 505.25 points, beating their previous best mark set in 2017 at 479 points.
TEMPE, AZ. – The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Tennis Program wrap up the season with a strong finish, placing fifth in the nation by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association. The Sagehens closed out the 2018-19 season in the NCAA Regionals and compiled a 16-6 record overall. The team went 6-1 in SCIAC play and finished runner-up in the SCIAC Tournament.
BRONXVILLE, NY. – Sonia Olson of the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Lacrosse Team earned the Yeardley Reynolds Love Unsung Hero Award, an honor given only to six student-athletes who help their collegiate lacrosse teams achieve success on and off the field.
Pomona-Pitzer women's basketball will host its third annual one day Elite Camp on August 3rd. This camp is designed for prospective student athletes interested in learning more about being a student-athlete at Pitzer or Pomona College.
Recently graduated Sarah Jones of the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Soccer Program finished her college career with the Rena Gurley Archibald High Scholarship Prize after ranking the highest within her graduating class.
CLAREMONT, CA.- Maddie Kauahi of the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Swim & Dive program was named to the 2018-19 Google Cloud Academic All-District Team by CoSIDA after her combined success in the pool and the classroom this past season.
CLAREMONT, CA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Water Polo team had five athletes named to the Association of Collegiate Water Polo Coaches (ACWPC) Division III All-American teams as announced by the ACWPC on Wednesday afternoon.
GENEVA, OH. – The Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Track and Field team wrapped up the 2019 Track and Field Championships with a 16th place team finish and two more All-Americans with junior Danny Rosen in the 3000m Steeplechase and senior Andy Reischling in the 5000m run on Saturday afternoon at the Spire Institute.
GENEVA, OH. – The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Track and Field team wrapped up the 2019 Track and Field Championships with All-American performances from junior Vicky-Marie Addo-Ashong in the Triple Jump and junior Helen Guo in the 5000m run on Saturday afternoon at the Spire Institute.
Caroline Casper concluded the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Tennis Team’s season on Saturday morning, finishing her NCAA Individual Tournament run in Kalamazoo, Michigan in the Elite Eight after falling to Venia Yeung of Wesleyan University in a pair of 7-5 sets.
KALAMAZOO, Mi. - Caroline Casper punched her ticket to the NCAA quarterfinal for the fourth straight year after two match victories in the NCAA Women’s Tennis Individual Championship hosted in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The senior entered the tournament No. 5 in the season and showed why she was one of the top players in the nation.
KALAMAZOO, MI. – Jed Kronenberg wraps up the Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Tennis Team’s season after ending his run through the NCAA Men’s Tennis Individual Tournament in the Sweet Sixteen. Ranked No. 10 in the nation, this marked the second straight season the sophomore reached the Sweet Sixteen.
GENEVA, OH. – The Pomona-Pitzer Women's Track and Field team ended day one of the NCAA Division III Championships with an All-American performance as first-year Lila Cardillo took eighth place in the 10,000m run on Thursday afternoon at the Spire Institute.
GENEVA, OH. – The Pomona-Pitzer Men's Track and Field team ended day one with an All-American performance as senior Andy Reischling took seventh place in the 10,000m run on Thursday afternoon at the Spire Institute.
NEW ORLEANS, LA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Track & Field Team accrued several All-Region awards before the upcoming NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championship as eight different athletes earned a spot on the All-Region Team.
NEW ORLEANS, LA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Men’s Track and Field earned several notable accolades leading up to the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships as the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) named Danny Rosen West Region Athlete of the Year and Head Coach Jordan Carpenter West Region Coach of the Year.
CLAREMONT, CA. – Four members of the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Lacrosse team earned Intercollegiate Women’s Lacrosse Coaches Association (IWLCA) All-West Region honors as senior Nicole Larson and sophomore Sarah Woo earned First Team All-West and senior Lilly Thomey and sophomore Kiera Havill earned Second Team All-West honors as announced by the IWLCA.
KALAMAZOO, MI. – Caroline Casper and Maria Lyven of the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Tennis Team and Jed Kronenberg of the men’s team will be competing at the NCAA Individual Tournament hosted by Kalamazoo College from May 24-26.
The National Fastpitch Coaches Association announced 364 players to the 2019 NCAA Division III All-Region softball teams today, May 15. The Pomona-Pitzer Softball Team saw three athletes named onto the All-Region West team after a season in which the team went 31-12-1 overall and 21-7 in the SCIAC, finishing runner-up in the SCIAC Tournament.
TEMPE, AZ. – The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Tennis team earned two regional awards by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) as senior Caroline Casper earned ITA West Senior Player of the Year and first-year Maria Lyven earned ITA West Rookie of the Year as announced by the ITA.