Marika Yang Sports Editor

Class of 2020


  • Football rebounds against PAC rival Geneva College

    The football team faced off against the Geneva College Golden Tornadoes at home on Saturday. The Tartans won the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) game 42–27 with career-high passing yards from junior quarterback Alex Cline, and great performances from the offense, defense, and special teams. With the victory, the Tartans move to a season record of 6–1 overall and 4–1 in the PAC.

    Sports | October 16, 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
  • Men's soccer splits games vs. Penn State, Brandeis

    The 11th-ranked Carnegie Mellon men’s soccer team defeated the Penn State Behrend Lions at home on Tuesday, Oct. 3, improving its record to 8–1–1. The Tartans got on the board in the fourth minute of the match and did not relinquish their lead, winning the game 2–1.

    Sports | October 9, 2017
  • Fantasy football: turmoil matches eventful reality

    The third week of the football season was quite eventful — both in real life, and in The Tartan’s fantasy football league. With some stunning performances from unexpected players, and several disappointments, we had both a blowout and a nail-biter. My team still has not managed to win a single game, living up to its name. I started the season confident, but now I’m contemplating if I should make i...

    Sports | October 2, 2017
  • Football emerges unscathed over visiting Thomas More

    The football team faced off against the Thomas More College Saints at home on Saturday. The Tartans forced four turnovers and scored five touchdowns in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) showdown, claiming a 37–17 victory to stay undefeated in the season at 4–0 and 2–0 in PAC play.

    Sports | September 25, 2017

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