Marika Yang Sports Editor

Class of 2020


  • 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
  • Fantasy football: blowout amid two close matchups

    The Tartan is back for the all-encompassing, ever-important recap of Weeks Six and Seven of fantasy football. In Week Six, contributing editor Lula Beresford had a decisive win over my floundering team to move above .500, publisher Jade Crockem beat staffwriter Josh Andah to notch her first win since Week One, and editor-in-chief India Price fell to sports editor Ian Tanaya.

    Sports | October 30, 2017
  • “Creation and Consequence”: CMU Libraries Frankenstein panel

    To celebrate the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley’s groundbreaking novel Frankenstein, the Carnegie Mellon University Libraries has organized a series of events titled “Frankenstein 200: Perils and Potential,” revolving around the many themes of the novel. To kick off the series, the University Libraries hosted the panel “Creation and Consequence” on Tuesday, Oct. 17, in collaboration with the ...

    News | October 30, 2017
  • Espresso a Mano

    Coming into this school year, I decided that it was time for me to find a coffee shop — a place where I can sit at my laptop and work, drinking several cups of coffee. There are a couple things that a good coffee shop must have. First, of course, it must have great coffee. This is above everything else. No matter how cute or well-decorated a place is, if the coffee is mediocre, it’s a flat no. Sec...

    Pillbox | October 16, 2017

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