2018 Tartan Women's Cross Country News

  • Tartans Place 31st at NCAA Championships
    November 17, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's cross country team finished 31st at the 2018 NCAA Cross Country Championships on Saturday, November 17 in Winneconne, Wisconsin, at the Lake Breeze Golf Club.
  • Bid Received! Tartans Return to NCAA Championship Race
    November 12, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's cross country team received an at-large invitation to the 2018 NCAA Division III Women's Cross Country Championships marking the second straight season the Tartans will race as a team for the championship. This year's race will be hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh at the Lake Breeze Golf Club in Winneconne, Wisconsin on Saturday, November 17. The team appearance marks the fifth in program history.
  • Tartans Place Third at Mideast Regional; Three Advance to NCAA Championships
    November 10, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s cross country team ran to a third-place finish at the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships hosted by DeSales University this Saturday. Following two top-ten nationally ranked teams, Johns Hopkins University and Dickinson College, the women finished more than 100 points ahead of fourth place, Haverford College.
  • Meyyappan Leads Tartans at UAA Championships
    October 28, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s cross country team placed sixth overall at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championships hosted by the University of Chicago held at the Wayne E. Dannehl Cross Country Course in Kenosha, Wisconsin. The 25th-ranked women competed against a field of seven nationally ranked teams.
  • Tartans Race to Seventh Place at Rowan Inter-Regional
    October 13, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s cross country team ran to a seventh-place finish at the Rowan University Inter-Regional Invitational on Saturday in Glassboro, New Jersey. With 228 points the women finished just six points behind sixth place finisher Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and eight points behind fifth place finisher St. Lawrence University.
  • Meyyappan Earns UAA Athlete of the Week Honors
    October 09, 2018
    Carnegie Mellon University women’s cross country sophomore Parvathi Mayyappan (Cupertino, Calif./Monta Vista) was named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Women’s Cross Country Athlete of the Week for her performance at the Carnegie Mellon Hampton Inn Pittsburgh – University/Medical Center Invitational on Saturday, October 6. The honor is the first for Meyyappan this season and the first for the Tartan women’s cross country team.
  • Women Finish Third at Annual Home Hampton Inn Pittsburgh – University/Medical Center Invitational
    October 06, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s cross-country team placed third at its home Hampton Inn Pittsburgh – University/Medical Center Invitational in Shenley Park this Saturday. The weather was unseasonably warm as the women ran to a third-place finish on the 5k course behind California University of Pennsylvania and Point Park University.
  • Levine and Meyyappan Lead Tartans at Lehigh University Paul Short Invitational
    September 29, 2018
    In a field of Division I, II and III runners, the Carnegie Mellon University women’s cross-country team placed 13th in a field of 43 teams in the brown race at the Lehigh University Paul Short Invitational. This week marked the Tartan’s first competitive meet of the season against nationally ranked teams across all divisions.
  • #22 Tartans Crowned Champions of Allegheny Classic
    September 15, 2018
    The 22nd-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women’s cross country team repeated as champions of the Allegheny College Classic on Saturday morning. The women defeated a field of competitive teams including Case Western Reserve University, Allegheny College, and Waynesburg University.
  • Women’s Cross Country Starts Season at Duquesne Duals
    September 01, 2018
    The Carnegie Mellon women’s cross country team kicked off the season with a strong performance at the 2018 Duquesne Duals Invitational at Shenley Park on Saturday morning. The women finished third overall on the 5k course fielding a finish of six runners within the top 30.