2022 CMS Women's Track and Field News

Brooke Simon is the highest seed for CMS (fourth in the pole vault)
CMS Women's Track and Field sends Seven to NCAA Division III Championships

May 20, 2022

CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field team had seven student-athletes earn qualifications to the NCAA Division III Championships in eight different events, the NCAA announced this evening.

Laura Zimmer currently qualifies for NCAAs by a margin of .02
Zimmer Moves Into NCAA Qualifying Position in 1500 Meters by Two-Hundredths of a Second

May 18, 2022

REDLANDS, Calif. - Laura Zimmer ran a personal-best 4:34.53 in the 1500 meters at the Redlands Final Qualifier, moving her into position to qualify for the NCAA Division III Championships by two-hundredths of a second with just one more day left in the qualification period.

Brooke Simon after winning the SCIAC pole vault title
Brooke Simon, Emily Clarke win Major SCIAC Awards for CMS Women's Track and Field

May 10, 2022

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Brooke Simon was named the SCIAC Field Athlete of the Year, and Emily Clarke captured the Jennifer Stary Character Award in a vote of the conference's head coaches, the league office announced today.

Riley Harmon's 16:54.25 ranks fifth in CMS history
Harmon Moves into Fifth in CMS History in 5000 Meters at Occidental Invitational

May 08, 2022

LOS ANGELES, Calif. - Riley Harmon moved into fifth place in CMS history, and into 16th in Division III this season (pending other results) in the 5000 meters at the Occidental Invitational on Saturday.

The Athenas celebrate their sixth straight league title
CMS Women's Track and Field Surges Past Redlands for Sixth Straight SCIAC Title

May 01, 2022

WHITTIER, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field team trailed Redlands heading into the final two events, but had five of the top six finishers in the 5000 meters and added a runner-up finish in the 4x400 relay to pull ahead and capture its sixth straight league title on Sunday at Whittier College.

Riley Harmon won the steeplechase by just .29 seconds
Harmon, Bloss Win Titles to Help Athenas Lead after Day One of SCIAC Track and Field Championships

April 30, 2022

WHITTIER, Calif. - Riley Harmon won a close battle for first in the steeplechase by less than a second, and Meredith Bloss added a title in the 10000 meters, as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field team opened up the first day of the SCIAC Championships with a 61-53 lead over Redlands.

Robin Peterson took first place in the pole vault (photo by Caelyn Smith)
CMS Women's Track and Field Wins Eight Events at Final Multi-Dual

April 17, 2022

LA VERNE, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field team won eight events at the final SCIAC Multi-Dual of the regular season, which was held on Saturday afternoon at La Verne. 

Meredith Bloss broke an 11-year old CMS record in the 10000
Bloss Sets CMS Record in 10000 Meters at Mt. Sac Relays

April 15, 2022

WALNUT, Calif. – Meredith Bloss set a new CMS record in the 10000 meters at the Mt. Sac Relays on Friday evening, finishing in a time of 34:35.52 to finish 16th in a field of 39 runners, almost all of which come from Division I schools.

Caroline DelVecchio broke the old CMS record by .02
DelVecchio Breaks CMS Record in 400 Hurdles at Bryan Clay Invitational

April 15, 2022

AZUSA, Calif. – Caroline DelVecchio became the second new CMS women’s track and field record holder in as many days when she broke the 16-year-old program standard in the 400-meter hurdles on Friday afternoon at the Bryan Clay Invitational at Azusa Pacific’s Cougar Stadium.

Laura Zimmer now places ninth nationally in the 800
Zimmer Moves into Top 10 Nationally in 800 Meters at Pomona-Pitzer Invitational

April 10, 2022

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Laura Zimmer ran a 2:13.00 to move into the top 10 in NCAA Division III this season in the 800 meters, to highlight the performance of the CMS women's track and field team at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational on Saturday at Strehle Track.

Caroline Del Vecchio finished first in the high jump, as well as the 100 and 400 hurdles
CMS Women's Track and Field Sweeps SCIAC Multi-Duals

April 03, 2022

CLAREMONT, Calif. - Caroline DelVecchio finished in first place in all three of her individual events, and anchored a winning relay, as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field team swept its SCIAC Multi-Duals on Saturday afternoon at the Burns Track Complex.

2022 Ted Ducey CMS Hall of Fame inductees
Watch: 2022 Ted Ducey CMS Hall of Fame Ceremony

March 29, 2022

The Ted Ducey CMS Hall of Fame Class of 2022 consists of 13 Athenas and Stags, making it the largest Hall of Fame class ever. The 13 Athenas and Stags inducted on Saturday, March 26, 2022 for the Class of 2022 are: Chris Blees (CMC ’11 - Basketball), Felicia Davis (CMC ’01 – Basketball), Sarah Dick (CMC ’11 - Lacrosse), Donovan Jones (CMC ’84 – Tennis), Chris Noyes (CMC ’92 – Tennis), Annie Perizzolo (CMC ’11 – Swimming), Jason Reed (CMC ’01 – Swimming), Matthew Roberson (CMC ’06 – Track & Field), RJ Romero (CMC ’89 - Soccer), Lisal Smith Moran (CMC ’07 - Swimming), Ken Stevens (HMC ’61 - Football), Ryan Teeples (CMC ’91 - Swimming) and Louise (Tench) Willard (SC ’97 – Track & Field and Cross Country).

Simone Rogers finished third in the high jump (photo by Julian Rivera-Williams)
Three Athenas Earn Top-Three Finishes for CMS Women's Track and Field at Westmont Classic.

March 26, 2022

SANTA BARBARA, Calif. - Caroline DelVecchio was second in the 400-meter hurdles and Simone Rogers (high jump) and Brooke Simon (pole vault) each finished third to highlight the performance of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field team on Saturday at the Westmont Classic. 

Brooke Simon matched the 3.8-meter vault that earned her All-America honors (photo by D3photography)
Simon, DelVecchio Win Events at Redlands Invitational for CMS Women's Track and Field

March 19, 2022

REDLANDS, Calif. - Brooke Simon finished first in the pole vault and Caroline DelVecchio won the 400-meter hurdles to highlight the performance of the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's track and field team on Friday evening at the Redlands Invitational.

Riley Harmon now places in the top 10 at CMS in two events (photo by Eva Fernandez)
Riley Harmon (5000), Laura Zimmer (800) Move Into Top 10 in CMS History in at Occidental Carnival

March 13, 2022

EAGLE ROCK, Calif. - Riley Harmon ran a 17:19.11 in the 5000 meters and Laura Zimmer ran a 2:15.66 in the 800 meters to both move into the top 10 in CMS history in their respective events at the Occidental Distance and Sprint Carnival on Saturday evening.