2020 Tartan Women's Track and Field News
Tartans Open Season at Youngstown Invitational; Giordani Breaks School RecordJanuary 17, 2020The Carnegie Mellon University women’s track and field team competed at the Youngstown State University College Invitational hosted on Friday, January 17 in Youngstown, Ohio. The women competed against competitive Division I, II and III runners.
Banner Fall for Student-Athletes in the ClassroomJanuary 08, 2020It was a memorable fall for the Carnegie Mellon Athletics Program, as five of six fall teams advanced to postseason play, the basketball and swimming and diving teams got off to great starts, and the women’s golf team earned a number one national ranking. Four teams competed in the NCAA postseason, including the women’s soccer team’s run to the national semifinals, and the Tartans once again finished the fall 16th in the Learfield Directors’ Cup Standings. On top of the competitive success, 104 student-athletes achieved 4.0 grade-point averages (GPA) and more than 60 percent of the student-athletes earned a 3.50 GPA or better.
Aldrich Named USA Track and Field Throws Coach for 2020 Tokyo OlympicsOctober 31, 2019Gary Aldrich, head coach of the Carnegie Mellon University track and field teams, has been named to the U.S.A. men’s coaching staff as the Throws Coach for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. This marks Aldrich's seventh coaching stint on the international stage.