Claremont, Calif. (July 21, 2022)—When the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) announced its 2021–22 All-Academic Team, the Pomona-Pitzer Sagehens led the way with 494 of the 2,603 all-academic honorees from across the league. Rounding out the list of top five teams in the SCIAC were Claremont-Mudd-Scripps with 413, Chapman with 299, Redlands with 277, and Occidental with 255.
The SCIAC All-Academic Team recognizes student-athletes who have achieved a grade point average of 3.4 or higher and completed a calendar year at their current institution. These SCIAC student-athletes demonstrate the NCAA Division III philosophy, which places “the highest priority on the overall quality of the educational experience and on the successful completion of all students’ academic programs.”
2021–22 Academic All-SCIAC Selections
Adapted from the Pomona-Pitzer Athletics press release “Sagehens Lead Academic All-SCIAC Selections with 494 Honorees.” To learn more, please visit Sagehen Athletics.
About Pitzer College
Pitzer College is a nationally top-ranked undergraduate liberal arts and sciences institution. A member of The Claremont Colleges, Pitzer offers a distinctive approach to a liberal arts education by linking intellectual inquiry with interdisciplinary studies, cultural immersion, social responsibility, and community involvement. For more information, please visit www.pitzer.edu.
About Sagehen Athletics
Pitzer College joins with Pomona College to field 21 varsity teams – The Sagehens – that compete in Division III NCAA athletics and as members of the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC). There are 10 men’s and 11 women’s teams: baseball (men), basketball, cross country, football (men), golf, lacrosse (women), soccer, softball (women), swimming and diving, tennis, track and field, volleyball (women) and water polo.