2018 Tartan Men's Cross Country News

  • Five Men's Cross Country Runners Garner All-Academic Honors From USTFCCCA
    February 14, 2019
    Five members of the Carnegie Mellon University men's cross country team were named to the All-Academic team by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). In addition, the Tartans earned all-academic team accolades sporting a 3.44 cumulative average.
  • Tartans Race to 18th Place at NCAA Championships
    November 17, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's cross country team finished the 2018 NCAA Cross Country Championsthips at the Lake Breeze Golf Club in Winneconne, Wisconsin, in 18th place after getting tripped early and boxed in during the first mile of the race. The finish improves upon last year's 21st-place showing.
  • Connelly Named Mideast Region Coach of the Year
    November 14, 2018
    Carnegie Mellon University head men's cross country coach Tim Connelly was named NCAA Division III Mideast Region Coach of the Year for the 2018 collegiate season by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. The honor comes following Connelly leading the sixth-ranked Tartans to their first regional title since 2014 and fifth in school history.
  • Tartans Poised for Run at NCAA Championships
    November 12, 2018
    By winning the 2018 NCAA Mideast Regional Championship this past Saturday, the Carnegie Mellon University men's cross country team automatically qualified for the 2018 NCAA Division III Men's Cross Country Championships which will be hosted by University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh at the Lake Breeze Golf Club in Winneconne, Wisconsin on Saturday, November 17. It marks the Tartans fifth straight team appearance at the championships and 12th in the last 13 years.
  • #7 Tartans Race Past #4 Haverford and #6 Johns Hopkins for the Mideast Region Championship
    November 10, 2018
    The 7th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University men’s cross country team were the champions of the 2018 NCAA Mideast Regional Championships hosted by DeSales University this Saturday. Defeating fourth-ranked Haverford College and sixth-ranked Johns Hopkins University, the Tartans finished with six men in the top-35.
  • Tartans Place Second at UAA Championships
    October 28, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s cross country team was this year’s runner up at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championships hosted by the University of Chicago at the Wayne E. Dannehl Cross Country Course in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The Tartans were second to Washington University in St. Louis by just six points.
  • Tartans Place Fourth at Muddy Rowan Inter-Regional
    October 13, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s cross country team placed fourth at the Rowan University Inter-Regional Invitational this Saturday in Glassboro, New Jersey. The team performed despite adverse conditions on the muddy course.
  • Tartans Win Annual Home Hampton Inn Pittsburgh – University/Medical Center Invitational
    October 06, 2018
    The seventh ranked Carnegie Mellon University men’s cross-country team won its home Hampton Inn Pittsburgh – University/Medical Center Invitational on Saturday. The Tartans finished with seven men in the top ten in a field of Division I, II and III runners.
  • Tartans Compete in Gold Race at Lehigh University Paul Short Invitational
    September 29, 2018
    Competing for the first time in the gold race at the Lehigh University Paul Short Invitational, the Carnegie Mellon University men’s cross-country team placed 11th in a field of 41 teams. The Tartans were the second Division III team to finish in a field of Division I and Division III runners.
  • #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.
  • Singh Leads Men’s Cross Country at Duquesne Duals
    September 01, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon men’s cross country team started off the 2018 season at the Duquesne Duals held in Shenley Park Saturday morning. The men finished second in a field of Division I runners and the Tartans defeating both the University of Pittsburgh and Youngstown State.