Marika Yang Sports Editor

Class of 2020


  • Men's basketball suffers loss vs. Allegheny College

    The men’s basketball team faced off against Allegheny College on Wednesday, Nov. 29, falling to the Gators 78–63. The Tartans’ record is now 3–2.

    Sports | December 4, 2017
  • Chengdu Gourmet

    One of Pittsburgh’s many neighborhoods, Squirrel Hill is a student hotspot for great food. It has a wide variety of choices in Asian cuisine, boasting Chinese, Thai, Vietnamese, and Indian restaurants, among others. Chengdu Gourmet, a Chinese restaurant, sits on Forward Avenue off Forbes Avenue. From campus, the 61C and 61D buses will take you all the way down to Forward. If you’re up for a walk, ...

    Pillbox | December 4, 2017
  • Fantasy football: playoff picture coming into focus

    This week, I’m back to recap week ten of The Tartan’s fantasy football league. I’m filling in for staffwriter Josh Andah, who scored the least number of points in the league for the week. Save for Andah’s team, all five of the other competitors reached above 100 points. Here are the highlights from the week:

    Third-String Team over Yes We Cam 114.5–101

    Sports | November 20, 2017
  • Football falls to Case Western in Academic Bowl loss

    On homecoming weekend, the football team fell to the Case Western Reserve University Spartans at Gesling Stadium in the 32nd Annual Academic Bowl on Saturday. The 41–34 thriller was the second to go into overtime in the history of the matchup and the first in a decade.

    Sports | November 13, 2017
  • Houston Astros win World Series, earn first ever title

    It’s Game 7 of the World Series, the bottom of the ninth with two outs. The batter swings on the first pitch of the count, a groundball to the right. With an easy pass to first base to get the out, the Houston Astros beat the Los Angeles Dodgers and are World Champions for the first time in their 56-year history.

    Sports | November 6, 2017

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