2016 Tartan Women's Cross Country News

  • Joyce Receives Fulbright Award to Continue Studies Abroad
    May 31, 2017
    Carnegie Mellon University women’s cross country and track and field athlete Emily Joyce has her post-graduation plans set thanks to a Fulbright award she earned from the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs.
  • 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.
  • Alavilli Places 108th at NCAA Championships
    November 19, 2016
    Junior Aparna Alavilli (Hanover, N.H./Hanover) of the Carnegie Mellon University women's cross country team competed in the 2016 NCAA Division III Women's Cross Country Championships hosted at the E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park in Louisville, Kentucky, on Saturday, November, 19. She was the third individual to compete on the national stage for the Tartans in past four years.
  • Alavilli Earns Selection to 2016 NCAA Championships
    November 13, 2016
    Junior Aparna Alavilli (Hanover, N.H./Hanover) of the Carnegie Mellon University women's cross country team earned qualification to the 2016 NCAA Division III Women's Cross Country Championships to be held at the E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park in Louisville, Kentucky, on Saturday, November 19. Alavilli becomes the eighth Tartan to qualify for the NCAA Championships as an individual.
  • Tartans Compete at Mideast Regional
    November 12, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's cross country team finished 10th at the NCAA Mideast Regional on Saturday, November 12, at DeSales University in Center Valley, Pa. John Hopkins claimed the title with 38 points followed by Dickinson with 120 points and Elizabethtown with 126.
  • Alavilli Leads Tartans at UAA Championships
    October 29, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's cross country team finished seventh at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Women's Cross Country Championships on Saturday, October 29 at McIntosh Reserve Park in Atlanta, Georgia. The Tartans accumulated 199 points at the 6k race hosted by Emory University.
  • Tartans Compete at Inter-Regional Rumble
    October 15, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's cross country team finished the Inter-Regional Rumble hosted by Oberlin College in 14th-place out of 29 teams on Saturday, October 15. Leading the team for the fifth race this season was junior Aparna Alavilli (Hanover, N.H./Hanover).
  • Tartans Place Fourth at Home Invitational
    October 08, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's cross country team hosted the Carnegie Mellon Invitational on Saturday, October 8 in Schenley Park. The Tartans finished fourth out of 10 teams with Division I University of Pittsburgh winning the 5k race.
  • Tartans Finish 14th out of 39 at Greater Louisville Classic
    October 01, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's cross country team ran against some of the best Division III universities on Saturday, October 1 at the Greater Louisville Classic in Louisville, Kentucky. The Tartans finished 14th out of 39 teams.
  • Tartans Place Fourth at Saint Vincent Invitational
    September 17, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's cross country team raced against 16 other teams at the Saint Vincent College Invitational on Saturday, September 17 and finished fourth behind Allegheny, Pittsburgh, and Waynesburg.
  • Tartans Start Season at Duquesne Duals
    September 03, 2016
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's cross country team started the 2016 season at the Duquesne Duals in Schenley Park on Saturday, September 3. With the dual scoring, Carnegie Mellon defeated Cleveland State University and Youngstown State University.