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  • Carnegie Mellon hosts quad meet

    The Tartans swimming and diving team hosted the annual Carnegie Mellon quad meet last Friday and Saturday. The competing teams included Allegheny College, the University of Rochester, and Washington and Lee University.

    Sports | November 21, 2011
  • Athlete Profile: Poepping bound for Tartans’ hall-of-fame

    This week, we met up with senior mechanical engineering major and club baseball team captain, Bennet Poepping. The Tartans finished the fall season with the best record the franchise has ever recorded in a single season.

    Sports | November 14, 2011
  • CMU club baseball enjoys record-setting 2011 season

    Winding up a record-setting fall season last month, the Carnegie Mellon club baseball team is currently in the offseason and looking forward to the start of spring training in March. The Tartans finished the fall at 10–2, a franchise record, dominating the majority of their opponents.

    Sports | November 14, 2011
  • Athlete Profile: Loeffler is sole female on hockey team

    The Tartan recently caught up with the only woman on the Carnegie Mellon ice hockey team, Bryn Loeffler. Loeffler is currently a sophomore majoring in global studies and Hispanic studies, who is interested in joining the Peace Corps and eventually pursuing a career in foreign services.

    Sports | November 7, 2011
  • Cheer team looks to add new members

    At many Tartan varsity sports events, your Tartan pride will be led by the Carnegie Mellon cheer squad. The cheer team currently consists of four members: senior Alexandra Riedl, senior Briana Cook, fourth year architecture major Sydney Zalewski, and sophomore Connie Chan.

    Sports | November 7, 2011