This week in Pomona-Pitzer Athletics saw the winter sports go undefeated in the first week of SCIAC play, with Men's Basketball and Women's Basketball both sweeping Cal Lutheran and Caltech, and Men's and Women's Swimming and Diving opening up with home wins over Cal Lutheran.
It was a bit of a quiet week for Pomona-Pitzer Athletics but a plenty exciting one as the Men's Basketball team won the unofficial tournament championship as the only team with a 2-0 record, while the Women's Basketball team picked up its first win of the year.
The Pomona College Department of Theatre and Dance will present the world premiere of Free As Air, a collaborative performance work on the subject of air and air quality, conceived and directed by U.K.-based performance artist Karen Christopher '85 and co-created with students.
The Pomona-Pitzer Men's Cross Country team won the NCAA West Regional championship for the first time since 1982, and the Men's Basketball team started the season with a win over nationally ranked St. Thomas (Minn.) to highlight this week's action.
An episode of Assignment China, a behind-the-scenes documentary series about the history of American journalists in China since the 1940s, will be screened at Pomona College on Thursday, November 14 in Rose Hills Theatre.
This coming week will see three Pomona-Pitzer teams in the NCAA Championships, the Football team battle CMS in the annual Sixth Street Rivalry game, and the Men's and Women's Basketball teams start their 2013-14 campaigns.
This week in Pomona-Pitzer Athletics saw the Volleyball team and Women's Soccer team both end the regular season in second place in the SCIAC, the Men's Cross Country team finish a close second in the conference championships, and the Men's Water Polo team pick up its biggest win of the season.
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