Emma van der Veen took home her fourth career All-SCIAC Honors after finishing in second place in the 3-Meter Dive on Sunday afternoon at the SCIAC Dive Championship. The sophomore scored 441.95 in the final round after putting up 428.50 in the preliminary round.
The Pomona-Pitzer Dive athletes will be competing for a SCIAC Championship at Haldeman Pool this Saturday and Sunday, February 16th and 17th. After a successful showing by both the men's and women's team throughout the regular season, including a couple program records, the Sagehens are ready to take the big prize this weekend.
The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Swim and Dive commanded a 220-72 victory over Caltech on a rainy Saturday afternoon, taking first in 14 out of 16 events. The event started off with some Senior Day festivities as they Sagehens took some time to honor the graduating seniors in the program for their hard work and commitment to the program.
The final day of the Lancer Invitational hosted at Cal Baptist University ended with the Pomona-Pitzer Women's Swimming and Diving team taking sixth with 47 points. Only four members from the program competed at the event.
Hannah Zurmuhl had an exceptional performance at the Lancer Invitational on Friday afternoon. Competing at Cal Baptist’s Lancer Aquatics Center, Zurmuhl scored 20 points at the meet after swimming in two events.
The Sixth Street Rivalry Meet did not end as the Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Swim & Dive Team had hoped, taking a close 195-158 loss against Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Saturday afternoon. The Sagehens swam well as six different athletes broke the NCAA B Cut in five different events.
The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Swim & Dive team were neck-and-neck with cross-street rival Claremont-Mudd-Scripps at the Sixth Street Rivalry Dual Meet, ending the first day fairly close at Axelrood Pool. Day 1 ended with the Athenas holding a 60 to 46 lead over the Sagehens.
The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Swim & Dive team remain undefeated in their conference dual meets, taking down University of Redlands 233 to 56 on Saturday afternoon. The Sagehens took first place in all 16 events and showcased their talented depth to collect more points. Anna Newman and Alex Werner impressed at the meet, taking first place in two events.
The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Swim & Dive team came away with a solid victory at a SCIAC Tri-Meet against Whittier College and Occidental College on Saturday morning. The Sagehens took first place in nine events, outscoring the Poets 172-73 and the Tigers 159-95.
The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Swim and Dive Team came through with a narrow dual meet victory over Concordia University Irvine on Saturday afternoon, winning in their home debut 159.5 to 137.5. The Sagehens took first place in six events.
The Pomona-Pitzer Women’s Swimming and Diving program will jump into the 2018-19 season tomorrow as they travel to Cal Baptist University for a dual meet at 4:00 p.m., looking to follow up from a highly successful 2017-18 season.
The College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) announced the TYR 2018-19 Preseason Polls for Division III, listing both the Pomona-Pitzer Men's Swim and Dive program and the women's program within the top-15.
The Pomona-Pitzer Swimming and Diving program released the new 2018-19 schedule, competing in 11 regular season meets with five at home. After a historically successful 2017-18 season in which the men's and women's team won the SCIAC Championship in the same year for the first time in program history, the Sagehens look forward to exceeding expectations one meet at a time.
The Pomona-Pitzer Athletics Program combined for the most student-athletes named to the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) All-Academic teams, leading the conference for the third straight season.
The College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) announced the 2017-18 Scholar All-American Team on Wednesday, June 27, naming 15 members of the Pomona-Pitzer Swim & Dive program to the list.
NORFOLK, VA. – The Pomona-Pitzer Swimming and Diving teams were named to the College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Division III Scholar All-American Teams as announced by the CSCAA.
A milestone was reached by the Pomona-Pitzer Swim and Dive program, as both the men's and women's team finished in the top-10 in the same season for the first time in program history. The men's team finished in eighth overall, scoring 192 meet points total as Denison College won the national championship with 596.5 points. The women's team took ninth place, scoring 135 total points, as Emory took the national title at 603 points.
History was made at the third day of the NCAA Championship as Lukas Ming Menkhoff became the first swimmer in Pomona-Pitzer Swim & Dive history to win the national championship. The freshman took first place in the 100 Yard Breaststroke, clocking in at 53.39 to set the new program record.
The second day of the NCAA Division III Swim and Dive Championships saw some more excellent showings by the Pomona-Pitzer Swim and Dive program as the Sagehens earned three top-5 finishes and took home five First Team All-American honors. Three new program records were set as well.
The first day of the NCAA Division III Swim & Dive Championships got off to bright start for the Pomona-Pitzer Swim and Dive team as the Sagehens earned a spot in the finals in four of the six events they competed in.