2019 CMS Women's Water Polo News

  • CMS Women's Water Polo Closes Out 2019 Season With 8-5 Loss to Pomona-Pitzer
    April 20, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team had a late surge to try to come back against SCIAC unbeaten Pomona-Pitzer, but came up just short as it concluded its 2019 campaign with an 8-5 loss to the Sagehens on Saturday at Axelrood Pool.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Drops Pivotal Matchup Against Redlands, 9-2
    April 17, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team, with a win, had an opportunity to contend for the fourth seed in the SCIAC and a place in the postseason conference tournament with a victory over Redlands on Wednesday night at Axelrood Pool. Unfortunately, that would not come to fruition as the Athenas fell to the Bulldogs, 9-2.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Falls on Short End of 9-8 Defeat to La Verne
    April 13, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team honored its four seniors before the game, and junior Aracelia Aldrete scored her 100th career goal, but La Verne spoiled the occasion by breaking an 8-8 tie with a late goal and capturing a 9-8 win over the Athenas on Saturday at Axelrood Pool.
  • The CMS-ence of Kaitlyn Eng
    April 11, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - Kaitlyn Eng is one of four seniors who will be honored by the women's water polo program for Senior Day, prior to Saturday's home match with La Verne at 11 a.m. Her collegiate career has included 47 victories, including an 18-7 record in SCIAC in the last two years, as well as extensive experience in the aerospace industry as a mechanical engineering major at Harvey Mudd.
  • Anna Fry, Jessica Salaz Help CMS Women's Water Polo to Big Road Win over Whittier
    April 10, 2019
    WHITTIER, Calif. – Sophomore Anna Fry had three goals and three assists and freshman goalie Jessica Salaz had 12 saves, including a fourth-quarter penalty shot, as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women’s water polo team won a tight road contest at Whitter 10-9 in a key battle of teams that came into the contest tied for third in the SCIAC.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Overtakes Chapman for Key 9-8 Win
    April 09, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team tied the score six different times before taking its first lead in the fourth quarter and held on to take a 9-8 home win over Chapman on Monday night at Axelrood Pool.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Attack Kicks Into High Gear in 17-6 Road Win Over Caltech
    April 06, 2019
    PASADENA, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team jumped out to a 6-0 lead after the first quarter and went on to its highest-scoring output of the season, taking a 17-6 road win over Caltech on Saturday morning.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Falls 7-6 to Second-Ranked Cal Lutheran
    April 03, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The CMS women's water polo team was nearly able to come away with a big home win over second-ranked Cal Lutheran, leading 6-5 in the closing minutes, but the Regals were able to score two late goals to escape Axelrood Pool with a 7-6 win on Wednesday afternoon.
  • Amelia Ayala Named SCIAC Women's Water Polo Offensive Player of the Week
    April 01, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - Sophomore Amelia Ayala was named the SCIAC Women's Water Polo Offensive Player of the Week for games through Sunday, March 30, the league office announced today.
  • Amelia Ayala Leads the Way as CMS Women's Water Polo Comes Back for 10-9 Win over Chapman
    March 30, 2019
    ORANGE, Calif. - Sophomore Amelia Ayala scored five goals, including four in a 5-0 run in the fourth quarter to turn an 8-5 deficit into a 10-8 lead, as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team took a big SCIAC road win over Chapman 10-9 on Saturday morning at the Allred Aquatics Center.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Gets Back Level in SCIAC with Road Win at Occidental
    March 27, 2019
    LOS ANGELES, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team scored on its first possession and never surrendered the lead as the Athenas moved back to .500 in SCIAC play with an 11-5 road win over Occidental on Wednesday afternoon.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Drops 14-9 Decision to Division I Brown
    March 24, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team held a 3-2 lead on Division I Brown after the first quarter, but the Bears pulled ahead 6-4 at the half and went on to take a 14-9 win on Sunday evening at Axelrood Pool.
  • Register: 2019 Women's Water Polo Alumnae Game
    March 21, 2019
    Come on out on Saturday, April 27 during CMC's Alumni Weekend for an afternoon at Axelrood Pool with women's water polo alumnae, parents, and current players.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Falls in Overtime to La Verne
    March 16, 2019
    LA VERNE, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team went to overtime at La Verne in a SCIAC match on Saturday morning, and fell short as the Leopards scored the game-winner on a five-meter shot for a 7-6 victory.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Comes up Just Short in 7-6 Loss to Whittier
    March 14, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team overcame a slow start offensively to tie the score 5-5 in the fourth quarter, but Whittier responded with back-to-back goals and held on for a 7-6 win over the Athenas on Thursday evening at Axelrood Pool.
  • Defense Leads CMS Women's Water Polo to Key 7-6 Road Win over Redlands
    March 12, 2019
    REDLANDS, Calif. - Freshman goalie Jessica Salaz had eight saves, including one on a penalty shot in the second half, and Aracelia Aldrete had three goals as the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team was able to prevail with a tight 7-6 road win over Redlands on Tuesday evening in a SCIAC matchup at the Thompson Aquatic Center.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Rolls to 13-6 Win Over Caltech
    March 09, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Women's water polo team used a vast array of goal scorers and a hat-trick from Krystal Sung to roll past Caltech 13-6 and clinch its first SCIAC victory of the 2019 season.
  • No. 2 Cal Lutheran Defeats CMS Women's Water Polo in SCIAC Opener
    March 07, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team fell in its SCIAC opener on Wednesday afternoon at Cal Lutheran, dropping an 11-4 decision to the No. 2-ranked Regals.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Edged by Sonoma State on First Day of Convergence
    March 02, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team pulled within a goal twice in the fourth quarter, but couldn't complete the comeback as it fell 6-5 to Sonoma State on Friday evening at Axelrood Pool on the first day of the Claremont Convergence Tournament.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Falls to CSU Monterey Bay, Azusa Pacific at Claremont Convergence
    March 02, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team dropped a close 10-8 decision to CSU Monterey Bay in its opening game of the day, and then fell 9-3 to Azusa Pacific in the Claremont Convergence Tournament finale on Saturday at Axelrood Pool.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo to Co-Host Annual Claremont Convergence Friday and Saturday
    February 28, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team will serve as one of the hosts of the 2019 Claremont Convergence Tournament, featuring 24 teams from around the country, on Friday and Saturday at Axelrood Pool.
  • Wednesday Athletic Events Postponed
    February 27, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's lacrosse and women's water polo home games with Chapman on Wednesday evening have been postponed, and will be rescheduled on a mutually agreed upon date to be announced.
  • USA Water Polo Division III National Championship Set to Begin in 2019-20
    February 26, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - In the Fall of 2019, USA Water Polo will sponsor the first-ever Division III national championship in the sport of water polo. The Division III water polo championship is a joint effort by the Division III water polo institutions and USA Water Polo to provide Division III student-athletes the opportunity for a meaningful postseason competition in addition to offering an incentive for other Division III institutions to add the sport on a varsity level.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo, Behind Amelia Ayala's Game-Winner, Edges Toronto 7-6 in Sixth OT Session
    February 21, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The CMS Women's Water Polo team went the distance plus six overtime sessions and Amelia Ayala won the contest with a game-winning goal in the extra session to defeat Toronto 7-6 in the home opener.
  • Chandlyr Denaro Earns SCIAC Offensive Player of the Week Honor for CMS Women's Water Polo
    February 18, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - Sophomore Chandlyr Denaro, who spent almost all of last season as a goalie, was named the SCIAC Women's Water Polo Offensive Player of the Week for matches through Saturday, Feb. 17, the league office announced today.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Splits; Defeats Redlands 11-6, Falls to CSU East Bay 10-4
    February 16, 2019
    REDLANDS, Calif. - The CMS women's water polo team participated in a one-day tournament at Redlands on Saturday, defeating the host Bulldogs in a non-league match 11-6 before falling to CSU East Bay 10-4 in the nightcap.
  • CMS Drops Two on Opening Day to No. 1 USC, Host Cal Baptist
    January 27, 2019
    RIVERSIDE, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team got the 2019 season underway with two matches at the Cal Baptist Mini-Tournament, battling the host Lancers to a 10-6 defeat after falling to No. 1 USC in its first match of the day.
  • CMS Women's Water Polo Picked Third in SCIAC Preseason Poll
    January 24, 2019
    CLAREMONT, Calif. - The Claremont-Mudd-Scripps women's water polo team was picked to finish third in the SCIAC in the 2019 season in a preseason poll of the conference's coaches, the league office announced today.