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  • Tartans swim in final meet of 2012

    The Tartan swimming and diving team took a few days off school to travel to Gambier, Ohio, to compete in the Total Performance Invitational hosted by Kenyon College.

    Sports | December 3, 2012
  • Women’s soccer falls in a quarterfinal heartbreaker

    The No. 17-ranked women’s soccer team continued to charge its way through the NCAA tournament draw, until facing a tight loss on Sunday against Emory University.

    On Saturday, the Tartans took the field against No. 25 Wheaton College of Massachusetts and emerged victorious, 3–0.

    Sports | November 19, 2012
  • Swimming, diving teams dominate annual quad meet

    The men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams dominated another home meet. This weekend, the Tartans hosted three schools in the Carnegie Mellon annual quad home meet: Allegheny College, the University of Rochester, and Washington & Lee University.

    Both Tartan teams swept the field.

    Sports | November 19, 2012
  • Cross country season concludes

    The men’s cross country team hit the road this weekend and traveled to Terre Haute, Ind., to compete in the Division-III Championships. The top five runners’ scores were factored in to earn the Tartans a No. 17 place finish out of 32 teams.

    Sports | November 19, 2012
  • Swimming and diving coast to a victory against Grove City

    The men’s and women’s swimming and diving teams hosted their second home dual meet of the season.

    This week, they faced a non-conference rival, Grove City College, which competes in the Presidents’ Athletic Conference.

    Both Tartan teams were victorious, with the men winning 191–97 and the women winning 178–119.

    Sports | November 12, 2012