2016 Women's Cross Country News

  • End of the Year Awards for CMS
    June 01, 2017
    During the 2016-17 academic year, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps athletic department won 14 hard-fought regular season championships in the Southern Californian Intercollegiate and its athletes were honored with many outstanding awards.
  • Unprecedented fourth place ranking in Learfield Directors’ Cup
    June 01, 2017
    Claremont-Mudd-Scripps ended the 2016-17 academic year with the program-high mark of fourth in the NCAA Division III Learfield Directors’ Cup.
  • CMS Celebrates Division III Week
    March 31, 2017
    Claremont-Mudd-Scripps is joining NCAA Division III programs nationwide to celebrate the impact of athletics and student-athletes on college campuses. From April 3-9, CMS will be sharing videos that document just a few of the hundreds of stories about why our student-athletes play DIII.
  • Lund, Sealand, McKillop earn All-American honors
    November 22, 2016
    NEW ORLEANS, Louis. – Following a strong showing at the 2016 NCAA Division III Championship this past Saturday, three runners from the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country program were named on the 2016 United States Track and Field Cross Country Coaches Association All-American Team.
  • NCAA Champs wrap up with Stags at fifth, Athenas 15th
    November 19, 2016
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps men's cross country team finished in fifth place for the highest result in program history while the women's team placed 15th, three places better than their pre-championships poll placement, in the 2016 NCAA Division III National Championship.
  • CMS off to the races in Kentucky for NCAA Finals
    November 16, 2016
    CLAREMONT, Calif. – Following a first and second-place finish at the NCAA Regionals, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country program will fly out to Louisville, Kentucky for the 2016 NCAA Cross Country Championship on Saturday, Nov. 19.
  • Stags and Athenas earn trip to NCAA Championship
    November 12, 2016
    SALEM, Oreg. – The weather was not ideal for the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country team on Saturday morning at Bush's Pasture Park, as the Stags and Athenas had to battle light showers in 56 degree weather and 18 miles per hour winds. Regardless, the two teams grinded it out to earn a trip to the NCAA Division III Championships.
  • Cross Country looks to maintain dominance at Regionals
    November 09, 2016
    With the SCIAC Championships in the bag, the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country program will be heading to Salem, Oregon this Saturday to compete in the NCAA West Regionals. The men will be looking for a three-peat, having won the last two regionals and taking three in the last four years. The Athenas on the other hand will be looking to stop Willamette from repeating, falling in second place behind them the last two years.
  • 13 CMS runners named on All-SCIAC Team
    November 03, 2016
    CLAREMONT, Calif. – Following the SCIAC Championships on Saturday, October 29, the conference named 13 runners from Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country program on the All-SCIAC team, six from the men’s team and seven from the women’s.
  • Prado Park's hard conditions no match for CMS
    October 29, 2016
    The SCIAC Cross Country Championship belonged to the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country program on Saturday morning as both the Stags and Athenas overcame unpleasant conditions to take first place.
  • Athenas set sights on a seven-peat
    October 26, 2016
    CLAREMONT, Calif. – Head Coach John Goldhammer will guide the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s cross country program to their seventh consecutive SCIAC Championship, 26th overall, on Saturday, Oct. 29 as they head to Prado Park in Chino, California.
  • CMS takes top finish in Connecticut and Pomona-Pitzer Invitational
    October 15, 2016
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country teams participated in two separate events on Saturday morning and managed to take a top finish in both events. The Stags won first place at the Connecticut College Invitational and finished fourth at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational. The Athenas on the other hand, placed third at Connecticut and took fourth at Pomona-Pitzer.
  • Stags and Athenas finish within top 3 at Coyote Challenge
    September 24, 2016
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country teams finished within the top 3 at the Coyote Challenge hosted by Cal State San Bernardino as the Stags took second place (63 points) behind Division II #25 Cal Baptist University (60) while the Athenas finished in third (65) behind hosts CSUSB (26) and Cal State San Marcos (48). This was a strong finish in spite of the fact that this was their fourth consecutive racing week.
  • CMS Takes Top 10 Finish at UC Riverside Invitational
    September 17, 2016
    The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country programs finished within the top 10 at the UC Riverside Invitational this past Saturday. The Stags took seventh place in the 8K event out of 22 teams with a combined score of 201 and finishing with an average time of 25:28.28. The Athenas on the other hand finished in 10th at the 5K event with a combined score of 226 and average time of 19:17.89.
  • Tavé joins staff at Academy of Art
    September 15, 2016
    Former Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Assistant Cross Country and Track Coach, Jennifer Tavé, has taken a coaching position at the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. Jen, a 2012 Scripps College graduate and CMS athlete was a two-time All-American in cross country (in 2009 and 10) and one-time in track (2011).
  • Cross Country climb in Top-10 in Week 1 Polls
    September 14, 2016
    Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country is off to a promising start this season as both the men’s and women’s team were listed in the top 10 of the United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) National Coaches’ Poll.
  • Athenas finish fourth at Biola Invitational
    September 10, 2016
    The women's cross country team took fourth place behind DII #17 Cal Baptist, Point Loma, and NAIA #2 Biola. The Stags had a point total of 35, which was 28 points lower than runner-up Cal Baptist.
  • Season Preview: 2016 CMS Cross Country
    September 02, 2016
    This year will start with the annual Nationball Classic in Santa Barbara on Saturday, Sept. 3, our unofficial alumni race.
  • Schedules released for fall sports
    August 23, 2016
    With the beginning of the academic year just around the corner, Claremont-Mudd-Scripps has the fall sports schedules already populating the calendar. In the fall, CMS sponsors football, men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s cross country, women’s volleyball, and men’s water polo. Here is a short preview of the schedules of each of our teams. Also, check the Alumni Athletic Events schedule for more information as it becomes available for upcoming alumni games, meets, and matches.
  • CMS 1-2 in SCIAC Cross Country Preseason Coaches Polls
    August 23, 2016
    The Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) released its Preseason Coaches Polls and the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s cross country team is predicted to repeat as SCIAC champions, while the CMS men are picked second.
  • Terrance J. Tumey begins tenure as CMS Director of Athletics, Physical Education & Recreational Services
    July 12, 2016
    Claremont McKenna College President Hiram E. Chodosh in March of 2016 appointed Terrance J. Tumey as the new Claremont McKenna-Harvey Mudd-Scripps Colleges (CMS) Director of Athletics, Physical Education & Recreational Services and William B. Arce Professor and George R. Roberts Fellow.