2018 Tartan Volleyball News

  • Tartans Close Home Invitational with Two 3-0 Wins
    October 20, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team closed its home invitational on Saturday, October 20 with two 3-0 wins, defeating Saint Mary's College, 25-18, 25-20, 25-13, and North Park University, 25-18, 25-14, and 25-21. The Tartans are now 19-8 for the season.
  • Career Highs Recorded as Tartans Split Action at Home
    October 19, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team opened play in its mini invitational Friday night against Alma College and Arcadia University, splitting action with a 3-2 win against Alma and 3-1 loss to Arcadia. The Tartans are now 17-8 on the season.
  • Tartans Finish UAA Round Robin Play with a Split
    October 14, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team completed University Athletic Association (UAA) play on Sunday afternoon and split a pair of matches at home. The Tartans began play on Sunday with a 3-1 (25-18, 25-16, 19-25, 25-18) over Case Western Reserve University before dropping a four-set match to eighth-ranked University of Chicago be the scores of 26-24, 28-26, 15-25, 25-19. The Tartans are now 16-7 for the year and 5-2 in UAA play.
  • Tartans Split UAA Matches at Home
    October 13, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team split two matches in University Athletic Association (UAA) play at home on Saturday, October 13. The Tartans opened play against ninth-ranked Washington University in St. Louis, falling to the Bears in five sets. The second match of the day pitted the Tartans against Brandeis University, which the Tartans won 3-0. The Tartans are now 15-6 for the year and 4-1 in UAA play.
  • Four Athletes Honored as Andrew Carnegie Society Scholars
    October 04, 2018
    Every year beginning in 1975, Carnegie Mellon University has honored a select number of undergraduate seniors as Andrew Carnegie Society (ACS) Scholars. This year, four athletes are included on the list of 40 honorees – Gabe Bamforth (Cambridge, Mass. / CRLS) of men's swimming and diving, Seth Henry (Fulton, Md. / Reservoir) of men's basketball, Rory Hubbard (Rolling Hills Estates, Calif. / Palos Verdes Peninsula) of football and Lauren Mueller (Downingtown, Pa. / Downingtown STEM Academy) of volleyball.
  • Foose and So-Holloway Earn UAA Weekly Honors
    October 02, 2018
    Junior middle blocker Erika Foose (Allentown, Pa./Parkland) and junior setter Maia So-Holloway (Oakland, Calif./Sacred Heart Cathedral) of the Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team were named University Athletic Association (UAA) Athletes of the Week following their performance at the UAA round robin event over the weekend. The two helped the Tartans to a 3-0 mark over the weekend, including a 3-1 win over #7 Emory University, as well as assisting the Tartans to 12 straight match victories.
  • Service Aces Help Tartans Top #7 Emory, 3-1
    September 30, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team won its 12th straight match and opened University Athletic Association (UAA) play with a 3-0 record after topping 7th-ranked Emory University, 3-1, on Sunday, September 30. The Tartans are now 14-5 overall while Emory moves to 10-4 with a 2-1 mark in UAA play.
  • Volleyball Extends Win Streak to 11 with a Pair of Wins to Open UAA Play
    September 29, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team opened University Athletic Association (UAA) play with a pair of wins on Saturday to extend its winning streak to 11 matches. The UAA Round Robin #1 is being hosted by Brandeis University. The Tartans opened with a 3-1 (30-28, 11-25, 29-27, 25-13) win over New York University before topping the University of Rochester 3-0 (25-14, 25-15, 25-17). The Cardinal and Gray are now 13-5 overall and 2-0 in UAA play.
  • 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 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.
  • 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.
  • 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 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).
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • #24 Tartans End Play at Juniata Asics Invitational
    September 08, 2018
    The 24th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team competed at day two of the Juniata Asics Invitational on Saturday and dropped two contests. The Tartans fell 3-2 to Christopher Newport University to open play and then dropped a 3-1 match to 15th-ranked Juniata College. Carnegie Mellon is now 2-5 overall following its play in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania.
  • #24 Tartans Fall on Road to #3 Wittenberg
    September 07, 2018
    The 24th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team traveled to Juniata College in Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, Friday, September 7 and faced third-ranked Wittenberg University. The Tigers pulled out a 3-0 victory against the Tartans after set scores of 25-18, 25-23, and 25-17.
  • #24 Tartans Start Home Schedule with a 3-0 Win Over W&J
    September 05, 2018
    Carnegie Mellon University's volleyball team, ranked 24th nationally, opened its home slate season with a 3-0 (27-25, 25-12, 25-21) win over Washington & Jefferson College Wednesday. The Tartans even their record at 2-2 with the win while the Presidents are now 1-4.
  • #12 Volleyball Splits a Pair at Ohio Northern Tournament
    September 01, 2018
    Carnegie Mellon University's volleyball team, ranked 12th nationally, competed at the second day of the Ohio Northern University Tournament Saturday. The Tartans opened play with a 3-1 (23-25, 25-23, 25-14, 25-15) win over Defiance College before dropping a 3-1 (25-11, 25-21, 18-25, 25-20) contest to Thomas More College to close the tournament.
  • #12 Carnegie Mellon Opens Play at #19 Ohio Northern
    August 31, 2018
    Carnegie Mellon University's volleyball team, ranked 12th nationally, opened its season at the Ohio Northern University Tournament Friday, August 31 and lost 3-0 (25-15, 25-14, 25-18) to the host Polar Bears, who are ranked 19th.