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  • Football hosts Chicago during Homecoming

    The anticipated Homecoming game was a disappointment for the football team, which lost a tough game to University Athletic Association (UAA) foe the University of Chicago. Carnegie Mellon’s Gesling Stadium was buzzing on Saturday, full of alumni and students celebrating Homecoming weekend. The day was highlighted with free food, a chili cook-off, and activities in Wiegand Gym. Unfortunately, the T...

    Sports | November 8, 2010
  • Football misses upset over #7 Wittenberg

    The Carnegie Mellon football team fell 27–21 in overtime on Saturday in a hard-fought game against the No. 7 Wittenberg University Tigers. The Tartans had one of their best performances of the season, but they failed to close out the game in regulation and could not top the Tigers in overtime.

    Sports | October 25, 2010
  • Golf team takes 10th at Vulcan Invitational

    After a successful start to the season, the Carnegie Mellon golf team faltered last Sunday and Monday at the Vulcan Invitational tournament, hosted by California University of Pennsylvania. The tournament, which featured some of the best teams in the state, was a tough test for the Tartans, who finished 10th out of 13 teams. This is their lowest finish of the season, compared to last week’s first-...

    Sports | October 11, 2010
  • Volleyball drops 3–2 decision to Case, loses 3–0 to Emory

    The Tartans’ volleyball team opened up University Athletic Association (UAA) round-robin play in Atlanta this weekend with a nail-biting loss to Case Western Reserve University on Saturday. The team began the match by crushing Case Western Reserve 25–14 in the first game, but dropped two games before recovering to send the match to a deciding fifth game. Carnegie Mellon went down after fighting ha...

    Sports | October 4, 2010
  • Team USA: Basketball resurgence

    After a disappointing third-place finish at the 2004 Olympics in Athens, it was clear that the rest of the world had caught up with Team USA’s basketball prowess. The “Redeem Team” re-established the United States’ success by taking gold in the 2008 Beijing Olympics. One week ago, USA Basketball completed a full comeback by winning the 2010 FIBA (International Basketball Federation) World Basketba...

    Sports | September 20, 2010