Carnegie Mellon Athletics Headlines

  • Carnegie Mellon Unveils Inaugural Athletics Hall of Fame Class
    June 12, 2019
    Seventeen individuals and one historic team make up the inaugural Carnegie Mellon University Athletics Hall of Fame class.
  • Carnegie Mellon University Athletics Finishes 33rd in Final Division III Learfield Directors’ Cup Standings
    June 13, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University Department of Athletics finished 33rd in the 2018-19 Division III Learfield Directors’ Cup standings, as announced by the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) Wednesday.
  • Rodgers Named Golf Pride Grips/GCAA Mid-Atlantic Coach of the Year
    June 03, 2019
    Following the most successful season in program history, Carnegie Mellon University men’s golf coach Dan Rodgers was selected as the Golf Pride Grips/Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) Division III Mid-Atlantic Region Coach of the Year. This marks Rodgers’ second regional honor after receiving the same accolade following the 2017 campaign.
  • Karabin, Lindsey Named CoSIDA Google Cloud Academic All-District
    May 29, 2019
    Juniors Michelle Karabin (Ruffs Dale, Pa./Greensburg Central Catholic) and Emmalyn Lindsey (Eugene, Ore./South Eugene) of the Carnegie Mellon University women’s track and field team have been honored by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) as Google Cloud Women’s Cross Country/Track and Field Academic All-District selections. Karabin receives her first award while Lindsey is a repeat selection and also a 2018 third-team CoSIDA Google Cloud Academic All-America selection.
  • Three Men Named CoSIDA Google Cloud Academic All-District
    May 29, 2019
    Three Carnegie Mellon University men’s track and field and cross country athletes have been honored by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) as Google Cloud Men’s Cross Country/Track and Field Academic All-District selections. Junior Josh Kalapos (Mt. Lebanon, Pa./Mt.Lebanon) and sophomore Matt Karee (Elmira, N.Y./Notre Dame) participate on both teams while sophomore Bram Miller (Colgate, Wis./Kettle Moraine Lutheran) competes on the track and field team following the fall playing football.
  • Taylor Honored as ITA Rookie of the Year
    May 28, 2019
    Prior to the 2019 NCAA Singles and Doubles Championships beginning on Friday, May 24, the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced that Carnegie Mellon University women’s tennis freshman Danna Taylor (Orlando, Fla. / Circle Christian School) was the ITA Women’s Rookie of the Year. Taylor was chosen as the top freshman in the Atlantic-South and stood out among the three other regional honorees to become the second Tartan to earn the national award.
  • Carnegie Mellon Outdoor Track and Field Garners 17 USTFCCCA All-Region Honors
    June 03, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s and women’s track and field teams had 17 Mideast All-Region honors awarded to its athletes by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for the 2019 outdoor track and field season. Thirteen represent the men while four represent the women with two men receiving multiple honors.
  • Mitchell Ends Career Running at NCAA Championships
    May 25, 2019
    Senior Will Mitchell (Chatham, N.J. / Chatham) of the Carnegie Mellon University men's track and field team competed at the 2019 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships on Saturday. The three-day event was hosted at SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio, with the University of Mount Union and Greater Cleveland Sports Commission co-hosting.
  • Downing and Levine Close Careers at NCAA Singles and Doubles Championships
    May 24, 2019
    Carnegie Mellon University seniors Chaz Downing (Newport Beach, Calif. / Corona Del Mar) and Daniel Levine (Highland Park, Ill. / Boca Prep International School) closed their careers at the 2019 NCAA Division III Men's Tennis Singles and Doubles Championships on Friday in Kalamazoo, Michigan. Rain forced play inside where both Tartan men bowed out in the first round.
  • Taylor Earns Round of 32 Victory at NCAAs to Lead Tartan Women
    May 24, 2019
    Carnegie Mellon University freshman Danna Taylor (Orlando, Fla. / Circle Christian School) won her first singles match at the NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Singles and Doubles Championships before completing play in the tournament later on Friday afternoon. The tournament was held at Kalamazoo College and was moved indoors due to rain.
  • Ciriello Ends Collegiate Career at NCAA Outdoor Championships
    May 24, 2019
    Carnegie Mellon University women's track and field senior Rose Ciriello (Madison, N.J. / Madison) completed her career at the 2019 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships hosted at SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio, on Friday.
  • Miller Competes in Second Event at NCAA Outdoor Championships
    May 24, 2019
    Sophomore Bram Miller (Colgate, Wis. / Kettle Moraine Lutheran) of the Carnegie Mellon University men's track and field team competed in the shot put at the 2019 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships hosted at SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio, on Friday.
  • Yukevich Miller Compete at Opening Day of NCAA Outdoor Championships
    May 23, 2019
    Junior Evan Yukevich (Tokyo, Japan / American School in Japan) and sophomore Bram Miller (Colgate, Wis. / Kettle Moraine Lutheran) of the Carnegie Mellon University men's track and field team competed at the opening day of the 2019 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships hosted at SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio, on Thursday.
  • Aldrich Named Mideast Outdoor Regional Coach of the Year
    May 22, 2019
    Carnegie Mellon University head men’s and women’s track and field coach Gary Aldrich was honored by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) as the Men’s Outdoor Mideast Coach of the Year.
  • Mills Awarded NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
    May 21, 2019
    Carnegie Mellon University senior track and field athlete Isaac Mills (Fairfax, Va./Oakton) has been awarded an NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship for excelling academically and athletically while showing leadership and commitment to the community. Twenty-one males and 21 females across all three NCAA divisions were chosen as recipients for the winter sports.
  • Four Earn CoSIDA Academic All-District At-Large Honors
    May 21, 2019
    Four Carnegie Mellon University athletes were honored by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) as Google Cloud At-Large Academic All-District selections. Senior women’s golfer Carly Jordan (San Juan Capistrano, Calif./St. Margaret’s Episcopal School) and junior swimmer Emma Nicklas-Morris (Winston-Salem, N.C./RJ Reynolds) were selected to the women’s team while senior diver Gabe Bamforth (Cambridge, Mass./CRLS) and sophomore swimmer Justin Britton (Falls Church, Va./George Mason) were selected to the men’s team.
  • Tartans End Season at Quarterfinals of the NCAA Championship
    May 20, 2019
    The 11th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team played second-ranked Claremont-Mudd-Scripps on Monday in the quarterfinals of the 2019 NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Championship with play moved indoors at the Markin Center in Kalamazoo, Michigan. The Tartans run at the championships came to a close, as the Athenas defeated the Tartans, 5-1.
  • Li Named First Team PING All-America; Folker Named All-Region
    May 20, 2019
    Sophomore Jason Li (Sewickley, Pa./Sewickley Academy) of the Carnegie Mellon University men's golf team has been recognized as a NCAA Division III PING First Team All-American by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA).
  • Susanto Named WGCA All-East Region
    May 20, 2019
    Freshman Nadia Susanto (Irvine, Calif./Arnold O. Beckman) of the Carnegie Mellon University women’s golf team was named to the All-East Region team when the Women's Golf Coaches Association (WGCA) recently released its 2019 Division III Awards. The announcement came at the WGCA Division III Awards Banquet held at the National Championship in Houston, Texas.
  • Four Tartans to Compete at NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships
    May 20, 2019
    Four Carnegie Mellon University men’s and women’s track and field athletes have qualified for the 2019 NCAA Division III Men's and Women's Outdoor Track and Field Championships to be hosted at SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio, May 23-25. The University of Mount Union and Greater Cleveland Sports Commission are co-hosts for the event.
  • Tartans Place 11th at NCAA Championships
    May 17, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's golf team turned in the program's best finish on the national stage when the Tartans finished 11th at the 2019 NCAA Division III Championships on Friday. The 72-hole championship event was played at the Keene Trace Golf Club in Nicholasville, Kentucky, with the final two rounds played on the par-72, 7,190-yard Champion Trace Course. In 2009, the team finished 22nd while the Tartans ended play at the 2017 championships in 31st.
  • Men's Golf Continues Play at NCAA Championships
    May 16, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's golf team played the par-72, 7,190-yard Champion Trace Course in the third round of the 2019 NCAA Division III Championships on Thursday at the Keene Trace Golf Club in Nicholasville, Kentucky. The Tartans fired a team score of 313 and have a 54-hole score of 912 (307-292-313) and are 11th heading into the final round on Friday morning.
  • Men's Golf Makes Cut at NCAA Championships; Folker Cards One-Under in Second Round
    May 15, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's golf team competed in the second round of the 2019 NCAA Division III Championships on Wednesday morning and carded a four-over par 292 as team on the par-72, 6,897-yard Keene Run Course at the Keene Trace Golf Club in Nicholasville, Kentucky. The Cardinal and Gray have a 36-hole score of 599 (307-299) which places them tied for eighth in a field of 42 teams and advances them to rounds three and four of the championship event. Following play on Wednesday, the field was cut to the top 18 teams and the top six individuals not on one of those teams.
  • Tartan Men Honored with ITA Regional Community Service Award
    May 15, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s tennis team was honored by the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) with the ITA Atlantic-South Community Service Award for its work in the community throughout the 2018-19 season.
  • Taylor and Vizelman Receive ITA Regional Honors
    May 15, 2019
    Carnegie Mellon University women’s tennis freshman Danna Taylor (Orlando, Fla. / Circle Christian School) and senior Jamie Vizelman (Highland Heights, Ohio / Mayfield) received regional honors from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA). Taylor was named the ITA Atlantic-South Rookie of the Year while Vizelman received ITA Most Improved Senior for the Atlantic-South region.
  • Men's Golf Opens Play at 2019 NCAA Championships
    May 14, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's golf team opened play at the first round of the 2019 NCAA Division III Championships on Tuesday. The Tartans shot a team score of 307 on the par-72, 7,190-yard Champion Trace Course at the Keene Trace Golf Club in Nicholasville, Kentucky in are in 16th in a field of 42 teams following the first 18 holes. Illinois Wesleyan University leads the championships after the opening round of play with a one-under-par 287.
  • Taylor Honored as UAA Rookie of the Year; Five Others Recognized on All-UAA Women’s Tennis Team
    May 13, 2019
    Freshman Danna Taylor (Orlando, Fla. / Circle Christian School) headlines six Carnegie Mellon University women’s tennis players honored by the University Athletic Association (UAA). Taylor was named the UAA Women’s Tennis Rookie of the Year as part of the 2019 All-UAA Women’s Tennis Team. The freshman is joined by sophomore Melissa Strome (West Bloomfield, Mich. / West Bloomfield) and senior Jamie Vizelman (Highland Heights, Ohio / Mayfield) on the first team.
  • Downing and Levine Honored on 2019 All-UAA Men’s Tennis Team
    May 13, 2019
    Seniors Chaz Downing (Newport Beach, Calif. / Corona Del Mar) and Daniel Levine (Highland Park, Ill. / Boca Prep International School) were honored in their final season by the University Athletic Association (UAA) coaches on the 2019 All-UAA Men’s Tennis Team. Both were named to the first team for their doubles play during the season.
  • #11 Tartans Advance to NCAA Quarterfinals with 5-0 Win at #13 Kenyon
    May 11, 2019
    The 11th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's tennis team advanced to the quarterfinals of the NCAA Division III Women's Tennis Championship for the sixth time in program history after a 5-0 win at 13th-ranked Kenyon College on Saturday, May 11.
  • Li Named Semifinalist For Jack Nicklaus Award
    May 10, 2019
    For the second straight season, sophomore Jason Li (Sewickley, Pa./Sewickley Academy) of the Carnegie Mellon University men’s golf team has been named by the Golf Coaches Association of America (GCAA) as a semifinalist for the NCAA Division III Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year Award presented by Barbasol. The Nicklaus Award recognizes the top players at the Division I, II, III, NAIA and NJCAA levels.