Sagehen Women's Water Polo Wins Third Consecutive SCIAC Championship and Most Valuable Player

Claremont, Calif. (May 5, 2010)—Pitzer College congratulates Tamara Perea '11 and the entire women's water polo team for the third consecutive Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SCIAC) Championship. Perea was also named Most Valuable Player.

The Sagehens defeated California Institute of Technology, Claremont-McKenna-Scripps and Occidental College, with an over all 9-1 SCIAC win/loss record, to secure the championship.

On May 14, they will head to NCAA Championships tournament at San Diego State University.

About the Sagehens

Pitzer College joins with Pomona College in the Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference. Sagehen teams include soccer, basketball, football, baseball, track & field, golf, tennis, water polo, swimming and diving. Pitzer students also participate in the Claremont Colleges club sports programs that compete nationally.

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

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