Doug Fricker Senior Staff

Class of 2008


  • College football is back again

    The end of August signals three things: the time to stow away your white clothes, the unfortunate start of school after what was surely a summer of rest and relaxation, and most importantly, another college football season kicking into gear.

    Sports | August 28, 2006
  • Look forward to three months of indulging in sun and sports

    With the school year coming to a close, I could take a moment to reflect on the past year in sports, but I’d prefer to look to the future. In two weeks, we’ll all be going our separate ways for the summer, and there’ll be a plethora of exciting sporting events to watch from May to August, so here’s a preview of what to look forward to this summer in the wide world of sports.

    Sports | May 1, 2006
  • Catching onto the fantasy sports craze

    It’s not enough to just be a sports fan anymore. We need something more interactive that lets us be in the driver’s seat calling the shots.

    Sports | April 24, 2006
  • Tartan men take second at track and field championship

    The Carnegie Mellon men’s and women’s track and field teams competed at their University Athletic Association championship last weekend at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio.
    The Tartans competed at the championship against Washington University, the University of Chicago, New York University, Brandeis University, Emory University, and host Case. Carnegie Mellon’s men’s team finis...

    Sports | April 24, 2006
  • Juice, drugs, and baseball

    On March 30, Major League Baseball (MLB) launched its probe into steroid use in baseball over the past 10 to 15 years. MLB commissioner Bud Selig appointed former U.S. Senator George Mitchell to head up the investigation, whose mission is to uncover who used what and where and when they used it. This comes in the wake of the publishing of Game of Shadows by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Lance Williams, ...

    Sports | April 10, 2006