2019-20 CMS Women's Track and Field News

  • Mell, DelVecchio Capture USTFCCCA All-Academic Honors; Athenas Named All-Academic Team
    July 16, 2020
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - Senior Amanda Mell and first-year Caroline DelVecchio captured All-Academic honors from the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, the organization announced today.
  • Amanda Mell Captures Indoor Track and Field All-America Honors
    May 19, 2020
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - Senior Amanda Mell earned Division III Indoor Women's Track and Field All-America honors from the United States Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association, the organization officially announced today.
  • The CMS-ence of Amanda Mell
    April 21, 2020
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - Senior Amanda Mell was mere days away from traveling to the NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field Championships to compete in the triple jump when collegiate athletics were suddenly suspended in March. It would have been her second NCAA trip after qualifying for the NCAA Outdoor Championships last May, a feat which she hoped to duplicate in outdoor season this year, but like all athletes in the Class of 2020, her personal goals were derailed by the coronavirus pandemic. 
  • Video Tribute: The CMS Women's Track and Field Class of 2020
    April 03, 2020
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field senior class won SCIAC Championships in all three of their completed seasons, after edging Redlands by three points a year ago for their third in a row (and the program's fifth in a row). The Athena Class of 2020 was hoping to make it four-for-four, before their final season was cut short by the suspension of spring sports. Here is a video tribute to the 13 members of the Class of 2020.
  • John Goldhammer Announces Retirement after 36 Years with CMS
    March 17, 2020
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - After 36 seasons as the head coach of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps cross country programs, as well as 26 years as the head coach and 10 years as an assistant coach of the CMS track and field programs, John Goldhammer has announced his retirement, effective at the end of the academic year.
  • Amanda Mell Earns Invitation to NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships
    March 10, 2020
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - Senior Amanda Mell had one of the top 20 triple jumps in the country in NCAA Division III indoor track and field competition this winter, and in doing so, earned an invitation to the NCAA Division III Indoor Track and Field Championships this weekend in Winston Salem, N.C.
  • Brooke Simon Takes SCIAC Women's Field Athlete of the Week Honors
    March 09, 2020
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - First-year pole vaulter Brooke Simon earned the SCIAC Field Athlete of the Week Award for events through Sunday, March 8, the league office announced today.
  • Athenas Earn First Place in Nine Events at SCIAC No. 1
    March 08, 2020
    WHITTIER, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field team finished in first place in nine different events in its first SCIAC event of the spring season, a five-team multi-dual hosted by Whittier that also included Caltech, Chapman and Occidental.
  • Sara Mostatabi '15 Finishes in top 100 at USA Olympic Marathon Trials
    March 02, 2020
    ATLANTA, Ga. - Former Claremont-Mudd-Scripps distance runner Sara Mostatabi earned her way into the U.S. Olympic Marathon Team Trials with a qualifying run last year, and gave an impressive showing this weekend, finishing in the top 100 (91st) out of 390 of the top Marathon runners in the country.
  • CMS Women's Track and Field Earns Quality Results at Host Rossi Relays
    February 23, 2020
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - A wide range of scholarship programs descended on the Burns Track Complex on Saturday for the annual Rossi Relays, and the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field team responded to the tough competition with some strong showings at its annual host event.
  • CMS Women's Track and Field Starts Outdoor Season Strong at All-Comers Meet
    February 16, 2020
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field team had numerous top 10 finishes in its first outdoor event of the spring, boasting a strong overall performance at the Pomona-Pitzer Collegiate All-Comers Meet on Saturday afternoon at Strehle Track. 
  • Amanda Mell Finishes Fourth in Triple Jump on Day Two of Jacksons/Nike Invitational
    February 09, 2020
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - Senior Amanda Mell finished in fourth place in the triple jump with a top distance of 37 feet, 10 inches on the second day of the Jacksons/Nike Boise Indoor Invitational on Saturday, hosted by Boise State University.
  • DelVecchio Earns Spot in 60-Meter Hurdles Finals to Highlight First Day of Jacksons/Nike Invitational
    February 07, 2020
    BOISE, Idaho - First-year Caroline DelVecchio qualified for the finals in the 60-meter hurdles by two-hundredths of a second, and five Athenas finished in the top 11 in the long jump to highlight the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps performance on the first day of the Jacksons/Nike Boise Indoor Invitational on Friday.
  • CMS Women's Track and Field Picked to Repeat as SCIAC Champions
    February 05, 2020
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field team, winners of the last five straight SCIAC titles, was picked to make it a six in a row in a close vote in the preseason poll of the league's coaches, the SCIAC office announced today.
  • CMS Women's Track and Field Opens with Strong Showing at OIDFE Challenge
    January 25, 2020
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - Seven different Athenas won individual events and the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's 4x400 relay team added an eighth win at the OIDFE Challenge Meet on Saturday at the Burns Track and Field Complex, signifying the start of the 2020 spring season.