Claremont High School girls basketball has survived a rough few years, but that may be changing this year with a new coach and a revamped approach.
The girls have not won a league game since 2014, so they were motivated to make changes. One of those changes was to replace head coach Darryl Kennedy.
Hiring a new girls coach was a clear priority for longtime Wolfpack football coach and brand new Athletic Director Mike Collins.
Claremont High School girls varsity cross country runners Kalinda Reynolds and Tess Rounds run shoulder to shoulder during the Division 2 CIF California State Cross Country Championship meet on Saturday at Woodward Park in Fresno. The Pack won their second consecutive state title and a at large berth for the Nike Cross Nationals this Saturday in Portland, Oregon.
In another tough three-set battle Claremont High School freshman Goldie La defeated Alexis Golin from Oaks Christian High School, 2-6, 7-5, 6-3, in the individual CIF singles tournament on Tuesday in Whittier.
Claremont High School freshman Goldie La won three singles matches at the Claremont Club on Monday in the first rounds of the CIF Southern Section Girls Individual Tennis Regionals tournament, and will advance to next week’s round of 32 competitors.
The girls played to best of three sets, with the final being a 10-point super tiebreaker. Be sure to check out our complete CHS sports coverage.
Claremont High School freshman, Goldie La won three singles matches at the Claremont Club on Monday in the first rounds of the CIF individual singles tournament to advance to next week’s round of 32 competitors at Whittier Narrows Tennis Center in Whittier. Goldie was Claremont High School's number one singles player as a freshman and has not lost a match all year. Check out our complete story.
Claremont High School boys and girls cross country teams claimed Southern Section Division 2 CIF titles on Saturday morning at the Riverside Cross Country Course. This is the second year in a row that the girls have been CIF champions.
The Claremont Senior Bicycle Group was awarded $1,000 for the largest club paid participation in the 13th annual Tour de Foothills group bicycle ride. The event, which took place on Saturday, featured half metric, 31-mi, metric, 62-mi, and 100-mile routes that ran through several foothill communities including Claremont. There was also a 12-mile family fun ride that followed the Pacific Electric Bike Trail.
Claremont High School girls and boys varsity cross country teams won CIF Prelim heats Saturday in Riverside, easily advancing to the CIF Finals next Saturday.
The boys placed runners 7-8-9-17-24 to take first in the team standings with 60 points, ahead of Saugus, 70 points, Sunny Hills, 73, Simi Valley,80, and 14 other schools.
Claremont High School athletes who participated in the National Letter of Intent Day on Wednesday are, top row: Emilee Rohrer. Loyola Marymount University, volleyball; Jack Noble, University of Oregon, baseball; Cory Smith, UC San Diego, baseball; Andrew Beauvais, University of Pittsburgh, baseball; Jake Holcroft, University of Portland, baseball. Second row: Kylie Robinson, University of Oregon, volleyball; Tess Rounds, UC San Diego, cross country; Juliana Gomez, Cal State Bakersfield, Golf; Makenna Moore, Virginia Military Institute, water polo. COURIER photo/Steven Felschundneff
Former Claremont resident Sydney Fortson, a sophomore at the United States Naval Academy, has been named to the 2017 Women’s Soccer Academic All-Patriot League Team.
A 2016 graduate of Claremont High School, Fortson played goalkeeper for the Pack when CHS made it to the second round of the CIF tournament, where Fortson had a shutout. Unfortunately, the Pack lost to San Luis Obispo on penalty kicks.
Claremont cross country swept the Palomares League finals on Saturday at Legg Lake Park in South El Monte, winning both individual and team titles.
Claremont won team titles in the girls varsity, boys varsity, girls junior varsity, boys junior varsity and boys frosh/soph races.
It may be a worn out cliché, but it was déjà vu all over again for Claremont High School tennis on Wednesday in Claremont.
Last week the Pack tied Ayala on sets, so it came down to counting games, which gave the match to the Bulldogs.
Fast-forward to this week, and the Pack was once again tied on sets deep into the third round of the CIF Division III playoff against Tesoro.
Claremont cross-country swept the Palomares League finals on Saturday at Legg Lake Park in South El Monte winning individual and team titles across the board. Claremont won team titles in the girls varsity, boys varsity, girls junior varsity, boys junior varsity and boys frosh/soph races.