Carnegie Mellon Athletics Headlines

  • Tartans Open Home Schedule With a 42-27 Win Over Saint Vincent
    September 22, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University football team hosted the Bearcats of Saint Vincent College on Saturday and came away with a 42-27 win. Carnegie Mellon is now 2-1 overall and 1-1 in Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) play while Saint Vincent moves to 0-4 and 0-3.
  • Tartans Sweep Opponents to Close Home Invitational
    September 22, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team finished its home DoubleTree Invitational with a clean slate, earning two more victories on Saturday, September 22. The Tartans opened the day with a 3-0 victory against previously undefeated University of Mount Union before closing the night with a 3-0 win against the University of Mary Washington. The Tartans improved to 10-5 after four weekend victories.
  • Tartans Host Duquesne for Invitational, Win 25 Matches
    September 22, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's tennis team prepared for the upcoming ITA Southeast Regional with a home invitational against Duquesne University on Friday, September 21 and Saturday, September 22. The Tartans won 25 of 35 matches for the weekend with senior Chaz Downing (Newport Beach, Calif. / Corona Del Mar), senior Vayum Arora (Fremont, Calif. / Mission San Jose) and sophomore Ray Boppana (Boxborough, Mass. / Acton Boxborough Regional) leading the group with four wins apiece.
  • Tartans Open Play at CMU DoubleTree Invitational With a Pair of Wins
    September 21, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's volleyball team opened the CMU DoubleTree Invitational on Friday with two wins. The Tartans started the night with a 3-0 win against Marietta College before topping Kean University, 3-0. The Tartans are now 9-5 on the season.
  • Casey Scores Twice in #10 Tartans Win Against Washington & Jefferson
    September 21, 2018
    Junior Ryan Casey (Marina del Rey, Calif. / Polytechnic) scored twice for the 10th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's soccer team in Friday evening's 4-0 victory at home against Washington and Jefferson College. The Tartans are now 5-1-1 for the season while the Presidents dropped to 2-4-1.
  • #10 Tartans Push Win Streak to Five
    September 21, 2018
    Two first half goals pushed the 10th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University men's soccer team to a 2-0 victory at Grove City College on Friday, September 21. The Tartans have won five straight and are now 6-0-1 for the season.
  • Tartans Sweep Barons
    September 18, 2018
    Carnegie Mellon University's volleyball team hosted the Barons of Franciscan University Tuesday night on the hardwood of Skibo Gymnasium and swept the match winning all three sets by the score of 25-9. The win is the fifth straight for the Tartans and moves their recorded to 7-5 while Franciscan is now 1-13.
  • Tartans Place Sixth at NCAA D-III Preview
    September 18, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's golf team competed in the final round of the 54-hole NCAA Division III Preview held at Keene Trace Golf Club in Nicholasville, Kentucky on Tuesday afternoon. The Tartans carded a 301 during Tuesday’s round to finish sixth in a field of 18 teams with an 894 (307-286-301) on the par-72, 7,190-yard course.
  • Yew Receives UAA Weekly Honor
    September 18, 2018
    Junior libero Kayla Yew (San Francisco, Calif./Sacred Heart Cathedral) of the Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team was named University Athletic Association (UAA) Athlete of the Week. Yew helped the Tartans to a 4-0 mark last week.
  • Pak Garners UAA Athlete of the Week Honor
    September 18, 2018
    Freshman James Pak (Palisades Park, N.J./Bergen Catholic) of the Carnegie Mellon University men’s golf team was named University Athletic Association (UAA) Men’s Golf Athlete of the Week following his performance at the Carnegie Mellon Fall Shootout. Pak helped the Tartans 'B' Team to a fourth-place showing at the 14-team event.
  • #14 Tartans Score Eight in Win Against Allegheny
    September 17, 2018
    The 14th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University men’s soccer team won its fifth match of the year when an 8-1 score toppled Allegheny College on Monday, September 17. With this game, the Tartans’ record moves to 5-0-1 as the Gators move to 3-4-0.
  • Tartans Tied for Second After First Day of NCAA D-III Preview
    September 17, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's golf team competed at the opening day of the 2018 NCAA Division III Preview held at the par-72, 7,190-yard Keene Trace Golf Club in Nicholasville, Kentucky. The 54-hole event is being hosted by Transylvania University. The Tartans currently are tied for second place in a field of 18 teams after carding a 36-hole score of 593 on Monday. The Cardinal and Gray opened play with a 307 and the followed with a round of 286 in the afternoon.
  • Women’s Golf Wins Carnegie Mellon Fall Shootout, Sets Two School Records
    September 16, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's golf team hosted the 36-hole Carnegie Mellon Fall Shootout on Saturday and Sunday at The Links at Spring Church in Apollo, Pennsylvania. The Tartans carded a school record round of 301 Sunday to finish with a school record two-round total of 617 (316-301) to win the 10-team event on the 5,830-yard, par-74 course.
  • Tartans Succeed at Kenyon Invitational
    September 16, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s tennis team traveled to Gambier, Ohio, for the Kenyon College Invitational on Saturday, September 15 and Sunday, September 16.
  • Men’s Golf Hosts Annual Carnegie Mellon Fall Shootout
    September 16, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's golf team hosted the 36-hole Carnegie Mellon Fall Shootout on Saturday and Sunday at The Links at Spring Church in Apollo, Pennsylvania. Carnegie Mellon enter a’ B’ and ‘C’ Team into the shootout, as the Tartans will compete at the 2018 NCAA Division III Preview on Monday and Tuesday at Keene Trace Golf Club in Lexington, Kentucky.
  • Tartans Close Competition at Hall of Fame ITA Grass Court Invitational
    September 16, 2018
    (NEWPORT, R.I.) – Competition came to a close at the Hall of Fame ITA Grass Court Invitational on Sunday, September 16 with three Tartans finishing the tournament in singles play.
  • Cline Sets Single-Game Passing Record in Tartans Setback at #13 Washington & Jefferson
    September 15, 2018
    Senior quarterback Alex Cline (Dublin, Ohio/Dublin Jerome) passed for a school record 410 yards, as the Carnegie Mellon University football dropped a 36-14 road contest to 13th-ranked Washington & Jefferson Saturday night in Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) play. Cline broke a 25-year old record which was held by Chris Dee, who passed for 379 yards at Rochester September 18, 1993. The Tartans move to 1-1, 0-1 while W&J remains unbeaten at 3-0, 2-0.
  • Strome and Rao Win Doubles Title at Hall of Fame ITA Grass Court Invitational
    September 15, 2018
    Junior Vinaya Rao (Vernon Hills, Ill. / Adlai E. Stevenson) and sophomore Melissa Strome (West Bloomfield, Mich. / West Bloomfield) were crowned doubles champions at the Hall of Fame ITA Grass Court Invitational on Saturday, September 15. The two played in the finals of the Bueno/Court Flight.
  • #22 Tartans Crowned Champions of Allegheny Classic
    September 15, 2018
    The 22nd-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women’s cross country team repeated as champions of the Allegheny College Classic on Saturday morning. The women defeated a field of competitive teams including Case Western Reserve University, Allegheny College, and Waynesburg University.
  • #13 Tartans Take Title at Allegheny Classic for Second Straight Year
    September 15, 2018
    The 13th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University men’s cross-country team was the definitive champion at the Allegheny College Classic on Saturday, September 15. The men’s team finished with eight runners in the top 15 to record their second consecutive win this season and second consecutive win at Allegheny.
  • #10 Tartans Stopped at Home by #5 Messiah
    September 15, 2018
    The 10th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's soccer team hosted fifth-ranked Messiah College on Saturday, September 15, falling to the Falcons, 4-1. The Tartans move to 4-1-1 for the year while Messiah advances to 5-1.
  • Tartans Extend Streak to Four with a Pair of Wins at Muhlenberg Quad
    September 15, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team continued play at the Muhlenberg College Quad on Saturday with wins over SUNY Cortland and Franklin & Marshall College. The pair of victories extends the Tartans win streak to four, as they improve to 6-5 on the young season. The Cardinal and Gray started the day with a straight set win over Cortland, winning 25-8, 25-22, 25-16 before topping F&M 3-1 (25-23, 22-25, 25-18, 25-22).
  • #14 Tartans Steal Road Win at Westminster, 2-1
    September 14, 2018
    A goal in the final two minutes propelled the 14th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University men's soccer team to a 2-1, come-from-behind win, at Westminster College Friday night. The Tartans, who gained entrance to the national rankings this week, are now 4-0-1 for the year while Westminster falls to 4-2.
  • Multiple Career Highs Recorded in Tartans 3-2 Win at Muhlenberg
    September 14, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team opened play at the Muhlenberg College Quad with a five-set win over the host Mules. The Tartans won by the scores of 24-26, 25-23, 25-23, 23-25, 16-14 to move to 4-5 on the season. Muhlenberg is now 8-2.
  • Tartans Open Play at Hall of Fame ITA Grass Court Invitational
    September 14, 2018
    Four members of the Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team opened play at the Hall of Fame ITA Grass Court Invitational on Friday, September 14 in Newport, Rhode Island, with both doubles teams winning their first matches.
  • Tartans Spend Evening Networking
    September 12, 2018
    On Tuesday, September 11, The Career & Professional Development Center (CPDC) partnered with the Athletics department to host a Student-Athlete & Employer Networking session from 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. in Legacy Plaza.
  • Women’s Tennis to Play in Hall of Fame ITA Grass Court National Invitational
    September 13, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s tennis team will participate in the 2018 Hall of Fame Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) Grass Court Invitational on September 14-16 in Newport, Rhode Island. The three-day event will be held on the historic Bill Talbert Stadium Court and additional grass courts at the International Tennis Hall of Fame, all of which have hosted many of the sport’s greatest tennis legends over the years.
  • #10 Tartans Top Grove City, 2-0
    September 12, 2018
    The 10th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women’s soccer team topped Grove City College at home on Wednesday, September 12 by a 2-0 score. The unbeaten Tartans are now 4-0-1 while the Wolverines dropped to 2-3.
  • Volleyball Records 3-0 Road Win at Saint Vincent
    September 11, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team traveled to Latrobe, Pennsylvania on Tuesday and left with a 3-0 win over the Bearcats of Saint Vincent College. The Tartans move to 3-5 on the year while the Bearcats are now 3-6.
  • Nguyen Named Special Teams PAC Player of the Week; Tartans Sweep UAA Weekly Awards
    September 11, 2018
    Freshman placekicker Brandon Nguyen (Maitland, Fla./Lake Highland Preparatory) of the Carnegie Mellon University football team was recognized by the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) as Special Teams Player of the Week following his play in the Tartans’ 31-7 win over the University of Rochester this past Saturday. The Tartans also swept the University Athletic Association (UAA) weekly awards, as Nguyen was named Special Teams Athlete of the Week, senior cornerback Ethan Anderson (McMurray, Pa./Peters Township) received the defensive award and senior running back Rory Hubbard (Rolling Hills Estates, Calif./Palos Verdes Peninsula) the offensive accolade.