Carnegie Mellon Athletics Headlines

  • Schofel Named UAA Most Outstanding Outdoor Performer, Coaching Staff Honored
    April 26, 2017
    Carnegie Mellon University junior Jacob Schofel (Livingston, N.J./Livingston) was named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Men's Most Outstanding Performer in Field Events while the coaching staff was honored as the Men's Coaching Staff of the Year. These awards come after the team won its fourth UAA Outdoor Track and Field Championship on Sunday, April 23.
  • Tartans Earn Team Title at UAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships
    April 23, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s track and field team won the University Athletic Association (UAA) Outdoor Track and Field Championship behind three first-place finishes and a lot of depth. It marked the fourth outdoor championship for the Tartans and the first time in school history the Tartans won both the indoor and outdoor championship in the same year. The meet was hosted by the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Tartans Place Fifth at UAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships
    April 23, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s track and field team placed fifth at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Outdoor Track and Field Championships which was hosted by the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois.
  • #7 Men’s Tennis Finish Fourth at UAA Championship
    April 23, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's tennis team, ranked seventh in the nation, faced fifth-ranked University of Chicago in the third-place match at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship on Sunday, April 23. Carnegie Mellon dropped a 6-3 decision to the Maroons. The Tartans move to 16-9 on the year while the Maroons are now 17-4. The three-day event was held at the Sanlando Park Tennis Complex in Altamonte Springs, Florida.
  • Yee Wins Third Pole Vault Title; Tartans in Fourth After First Day of UAA Outdoor Championships
    April 22, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s track and field team is currently in fourth place at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Outdoor Track and Field Championships after the first day of competition on the campus of the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois.
  • Two Titles and a School Record Lead Tartans on First Day of UAA Outdoor Championships
    April 22, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s track and field team is currently in first place after the first day of competition at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Outdoor Track and Field Championships. The meet is being hosted by the University of Chicago in Chicago, Illinois.
  • #11 Tartans Finish Third at UAA Championship Defeating #10 Washington U., 6-3
    April 22, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team, ranked 11th nationally, finished third at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship after defeating the Bears of Washington University in St. Louis, 6-3, in the third-place match on Saturday, April 22. The Tartans move to 17-7 for the season, while the Bears, ranked 10th in the nation, are 12-10.
  • Women’s Golf Closes Season with Win at Westminster Invite, Jordan Claims Top Medalist Honors
    April 22, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's golf team competed at the Westminster Spring Invitational on Saturday, April 22, as the Tartans won their fifth event of the season and fourth straight. Carnegie Mellon carded a team score of 335 at the 18-hole event held at the New Castle Country Club.
  • #7 Men’s Tennis Drops 6-3 UAA Semifinal Match to #2 Emory
    April 22, 2017
    For the second straight season, the seventh-ranked Carnegie Mellon University men's tennis team faced No. 2 Emory University in the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship semifinals on Saturday, April 22. The Tartans dropped a 6-3 decision to the Eagles and are now 16-8 while Emory moves to 16-4. The three-day event is being held at the Sanlando Park Tennis Complex in Altamonte Springs, Florida.
  • Strong Doubles Play Lifts #7 Men’s Tennis Over #12 Case Western Reserve in UAA Championship Opening Round
    April 21, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's tennis team won its University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship quarterfinal match with an 8-1 decision over Case Western Reserve University on Friday, April 21. The Tartans, ranked seventh in the nation, are now 16-7 on the season while the 12th-ranked Spartans move to 19-5. It marks the 11th straight season that the Tartans advance to the semifinals of the championship tournament. The three-day event is being held at the Sanlando Park Tennis Complex in Altamonte Springs, Florida.
  • #11 Tartans Fall in UAA Semifinal to Top Ranked Emory
    April 21, 2017
    The 11th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team fell to top ranked Emory University, 7-2, in the semifinals of the University Athletic Association Championships Friday, April 21. The championships this season are being played at Sanlando Park in Altamonte Springs, Fla. The Tartans are now 16-7 while the Eagles improve to 12-5.
  • #11 Tartans Advance to UAA Semifinal with 7-2 Win Over #18 Case Western Reserve
    April 20, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team began the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship with a 7-2 win against No. 18 Case Western Reserve University on Thursday, April 20. The three-day event is being held at the Sanlando Park Tennis Complex in Altamonte Springs, Florida. The Tartans, ranked 11th nationally and the fourth seed for the tournament, are now 16-6 for the season.
  • SportsPITTSBURGH and Carnegie Mellon University to Host NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Championships in 2020
    April 18, 2017
    The NCAA has just announced that the city of Pittsburgh will host 11 NCAA Championships from 2018 to 2022. Along with SportsPITTSBURGH, Carnegie Mellon University will serve as the host for the NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Regional in 2019 and the NCAA Division III Men’s and Women’s Cross Country Championships in 2020. In total, Pittsburgh was awarded 22 preliminary and finals rounds of NCAA championship events in Tuesday's announcements, the most of any city in the country.
  • Women’s Golf Wins Wooster Invitational, Kitahara Claims Second Top Individual Medalist
    April 16, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's golf team won the Wooster Spring Invitational after carding a 329 on Sunday, April 16 to finish the 36-hole event with a 653 (324-329). The two-day event was played at the par-72, 5803-yard Mohican Hills Golf Club in Jeromesville, Ohio.
  • Yee, Chuc Set School Records at Walsh Invitational
    April 15, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's track and field team competed at both the Walsh University Invitational and the Bucknell University Invitational on Saturday, April 15. Senior Grace Yee (San Francisco, Calif./Lick-Wilmerding) topped her own school record in the pole vault while junior Kiersten Chuc (Cupertino, Calif./Monta Vista) broke a 10-year-old mark in the hammer throw, as six other career-best marks were achieved by teammates.
  • Men’s Track & Field Competes at Walsh and Bucknell
    April 15, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's track and field team competed at both the Walsh University Invitational and the Bucknell University Invitational on Saturday, April 15.
  • Women’s Golf Opens Play at Wooster Invitational
    April 15, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's golf team closed the opening round of the Wooster Spring Invitational in second place on Saturday, April 15 after carding a 324. The 36-hole event is being played at the par-72, 5803-yard Mohican Hills Golf Club in Jeromesville, Ohio. The host, Wooster, leads the field with a 319.
  • #12 Tartans Close Regular Season with 8-1 Win Against #19 Case Western Reserve
    April 15, 2017
    The 12th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team hosted 19th-ranked Case Western Reserve University on Saturday, April 15 in its last regular season contest of the season. The Tartans prevailed by an 8-1 score to advance to 15-6 on the season while the Spartans fell to 15-4.
  • Zheng Honored as UAA Men’s Tennis Athlete of the Week
    April 12, 2017
    Carnegie Mellon University men's tennis senior Kenny Zheng (Pennington, N.J./Hopewell Valley Central) was named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Men's Tennis Athlete of the Week following his play for the seventh-ranked Tartans who won two matches over the weekend.
  • Women’s Golf Wins Carnegie Mellon Shootout and Breaks Two School Records
    April 09, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's golf team continued play at the Carnegie Mellon Spring Shootout Sunday, April 9 at The Links at Spring Church in Apollo, Pennsylvania. The Tartans carded a team score of 313 on Sunday to win the 36-hole event with a 631 (318-313) on the par-72, 5,863-yard course. The Tartans team score of 313 on Sunday topped the school record for the lowest round while the 631 set the school record for the lowest two-round score.
  • Men’s Golf Wins Carnegie Mellon Shootout
    April 09, 2017
    In the closing round of the 2017 Carnegie Mellon Spring Shootout, the Carnegie Mellon University men's golf team carded a 294 to end the event with a 595 (301-294) on Sunday, April 9 to win the nine-team event. The two-day, 36-hole event was held at The Links at Spring Church in Apollo, Pennsylvania. The win marks the Tartans third straight on the 6,516-yard, par-70 course at the annual Shootout.
  • Zheng Wins Clincher as #7 Tartans Top #20 Johns Hopkins, 5-4
    April 09, 2017
    The seventh-ranked Carnegie Mellon University men's tennis team defeated previously unbeaten and 20th-ranked Johns Hopkins University, 5-4, on Sunday, April 9 at home. The Tartans improved to 15-7 on the year while the Blue Jays fell to 7-1.
  • #12 Tartans Topple #15 Johns Hopkins, 7-2
    April 09, 2017
    The 12th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team won its third straight match when it topped 15th-ranked Johns Hopkins University, 7-2, on Sunday, April 9 at home. The Tartans improved to 14-6 for the season while the Blue Jays fell to 9-4.
  • Tartan Women Win Third Meet of Outdoor Season
    April 08, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's track and field team won its third meet of the outdoor season and fifth combined when it topped a field of 16 teams at the Westminster College Invitational on Saturday, April 8. The Tartans tallied 178.50 points to lead the pack with Westminster finishing second with 101.50 points.
  • Men’s Track & Field Wins Westminster Invitational, Record Seven Top Finishes
    April 08, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's track and field team competed at the Westminster Invitational on Saturday, April 8 and won the 15-team event scoring 232.5 points. The Tartans turned in seven first-place showings throughout the meet on their way to winning the third straight meet of the spring.
  • Strong Singles Play Gives #7 Tartans Win Against #16 Mary Washington
    April 08, 2017
    The seventh-ranked Carnegie Mellon University men's tennis team hosted 16th-ranked University of Mary Washington on Saturday, April 8 and earned a 5-4 victory after strong singles play. The Tartans moved to 14-7 on the year while the Eagles dropped to 14-6.
  • #12 Tartans Rally to Top #17 Mary Washington, 5-4
    April 08, 2017
    The 12th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team rallied against 17th-ranked University of Mary Washington on Saturday, April 8 at home to win 5-4 and move to 13-6 for the season. The Eagles dropped to 16-4 for the year.
  • Women’s Golf Ties School Record in Opening Round of the CMU Shootout
    April 08, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's golf team hosted the first day of the Carnegie Mellon Spring Shootout Saturday, April 8 at The Links at Spring Church in Apollo, Pennsylvania. The Tartans are currently tied for first in a field of six teams after play on Saturday, as they fired a team score of 318 on the par-72, 5,863-yard course. The Tartans team score of 318 tied the school record for the lowest round.
  • Men’s Golf Sits First Following Opening Round of Carnegie Mellon Shootout
    April 08, 2017
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's golf team hosted the first day of the Carnegie Mellon Spring Shootout Saturday, April 8 at The Links at Spring Church in Apollo, Pennsylvania. The Tartans are currently in first after play on Saturday, as they fired a team score of 301 on the 6,516-yard, par-70 course.
  • Rising Juniors Participate in Leadership Discussion
    April 07, 2017
    With the spring season comes additional opportunities for Carnegie Mellon University student-athletes to engage in discussions about leadership. On Wednesday, April 5, Tartan Athletics Club board member and athletics alum Mark Weinsten (DC’85) spoke to the rising juniors about how leadership is always changing.