Ian Tanaya Sports Editor
The Carnegie Mellon women’s golf team closed play at the 2017 Jekyll Island Collegiate Sunday, March 19. The Tartans finished sixth with a three-round total of 963 (319–322–322) on the par-72, 5,801-yard course at the Indian Mounds Golf Club on Jekyll Island.Sports | March 27, 2017
Carnegie Mellon announces new softball team for 2019
On Wednesday, March 22, Carnegie Mellon University announced the intention to add softball as the school’s newest intercollegiate sport. The softball team will begin competing in the University Athletic Association (UAA) in the 2019 season.Sports | March 27, 2017
Men’s and Women’s Track and Field win home invitational
The Carnegie Mellon men’s and women’s track and field teams hosted the annual Mini Invitational from March 24–25. Both teams finished in first place out of the five competing teams.
For the men, the Tartans won the event after scoring 283 points, with Allegheny College taking second with 90 points.Sports | March 27, 2017
Swimming and Diving takes on national championships
The Carnegie Mellon men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams competed the 2017 NCAA Division III Swimming and Diving Championships on March 15–18.
The Tartan men finished in 19th place. Sophomores Mitchell Riek and Gabe Bamforth finished the meet as All-Americans for the second straight year.Sports | March 27, 2017
Ski & Snowboard Team in USCSA national competition
Skiing and snowboarding may not be strongly associated with Carnegie Mellon, but the ski and snowboard team has developed into a force to be reckoned with. The team has persevered over regional and conference rivals and recently qualified for national competition.Sports | March 6, 2017