Doug Fricker Senior Staff

Class of 2008


  • Men’s soccer wins three to earn the ECAC title

    Last week, the Carnegie Mellon men’s soccer team qualified for the 2006 Eastern College Athletic Conference (ECAC) Division III Men’s South Soccer Championships. As the number-two seed in the eight-team tournament, they defeated Westminster College on Wednesday and Alvernia College on Saturday to reach the championship game yesterday. Continuing their strong play, the Tartans defeated visiting Get...

    Sports | November 13, 2006
  • Basketball team plays at Pitt in an exhibition game

    The Carnegie Mellon men’s basketball team went up against fifth-ranked Division I University of Pittsburgh last Wednesday at the Petersen Events Center. The hosting Panthers won the exhibition game 103–45.

    Sports | November 6, 2006
  • Carnegie Mellon women’s soccer beats Emory 4–2

    The Carnegie Mellon women’s soccer team wrapped up its regular season on a good note yesterday with a 4–2 victory over the visiting Emory University Eagles on senior day at Gesling Stadium. Sophomore forward Abby Coffin scored a hat trick, and junior midfielder/defender Amanda Rose broke the school’s career assist record in the win.
    The Tartans put together their best half of soccer this season i...

    Sports | November 6, 2006
  • Penguins ‘Steel’ing the spotlight

    One is the reigning Super Bowl champion and the other had the second-worst record in the National Hockey League (NHL) last season. Yet you wouldn’t know it from the way the Pittsburgh Steelers and Penguins are playing at this point in their respective seasons. The Steelers are currently 2–6, while the Penguins are 7–4 and in second place in the Atlantic Division — only one point behind the New Jer...

    Sports | November 6, 2006
  • World Series ratings at record-low mark

    From 9 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Sunday, October 22, more people watched Desperate Housewives than the second game of the Major League Baseball (MLB) World Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Detroit Tigers.

    Sports | October 30, 2006