Carnegie Mellon Athletics Headlines

  • McNeil Breaks Single-Game Assist Mark in Tartans Season Opener
    November 12, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s basketball team opened its season with an 86-81 setback to the visiting Gators of Allegheny College on Tuesday night. Senior Colin McNeil (Ringoes, N.J./Hunterdon Central Regional) recorded his first career double-double with a school record 13 assists while adding 13 rebounds. His 13 assists ties him for fifth all-time in program history with 288 for his career.
  • Nguyen Named to D3football.com Team of the Week; Receives PAC Weekly Special Teams Honors
    November 12, 2019
    Carnegie Mellon University sophomore placekicker Brandon Nguyen (Maitland, Fla./Lake Highland Preparatory) was recognized nationally on the D3football.com Team of the Week and also was named Presidents’ Athletic Conference (PAC) Special Teams Athlete of the Week following his play Saturday in the Tartans’ 20-14 win over Westminster College.
  • Tartans Making Fourth Consecutive Trip to the NCAA Championship Tournament
    November 11, 2019
    For the fourth straight season, the Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team received an at-large bid to the 2019 NCAA Division III Women's Volleyball Championship on Monday afternoon under the direction of first-year head coach Anne Bock. This marks the program's seventh overall appearance with the team advancing to the regional final a year ago.
  • Tartans Selected to Host First/Second Rounds of NCAA Championship
    November 11, 2019
    The 25th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's soccer team received an at-large bid to the 2019 NCAA Division III Women's Soccer Championship after finishing fourth in the University Athletic Association. The appearance in the NCAA tournament marks the seventh in eight years for the program which finished the regular season with an 11-5-1 overall mark.
  • Defense and Special Teams Propel Tartans to 20-14 Win Over Westminster
    November 09, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University football team hosted the Westminster College in Presidents’ Athletic Conference play on Saturday afternoon and handed the Titans a 20-14 defeat. The win moves Carnegie Mellon to 7-2 overall and 6-2 in PAC play while Westminster is now 6-3, 5-3.
  • Painter Scores Twice in Season Finale Win for Tartans at Case Western Reserve
    November 09, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's soccer team closed its season with a 4-0 road victory against Case Western Reserve University on Saturday, November 9. Senior Jack Painter (Bethlehem, Pa. / Moravian Academy) led the 7-8-1 Tartans with two goals and an assist inthe win.
  • #25 Tartans Top #21 Case Western 3-1 on the Road
    November 09, 2019
    The 25th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's soccer team closed the regular season with a 3-1 victory on the road against 21st-ranked Case Western Reserve University on Saturday, November 9. The Tartans are now 11-5-1 for the year and 4-3 in the University Athletic Association (UAA).
  • #19 Tartans Place Fourth UAA Championship
    November 09, 2019
    The 19th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team competed in the third-place match of the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship on Saturday and fell 3-1 (25-19, 25-20, 17-25, 25-22) to Washington University in St. Louis. The 2019 Championship was held at the University of Chicago.
  • Fourth Quarter Rally Falls Short for Tartans at Saint Vincent in Opener
    November 09, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's basketball team opened the season on the road against Saint Vincent College on Saturday, November 9, falling to the Bearcats, 63-62. Four Tartans reached double figures in scoring while two had double-doubles.
  • #19 Tartans to Face WashU in UAA Third-Place Match
    November 08, 2019
    The 19th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team will now face Washington University in St. Louis in the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championship third-place match on Saturday, November 9 after falling to second-ranked University of Chicago in the semifinals, 3-0, on Friday.
  • Highmark Health and Carnegie Mellon University expand longstanding relationship with new building to address student well-being
    November 08, 2019
    Highmark Health and Carnegie Mellon University (CMU) today announced a $35 million grant from Highmark Inc. to support the construction of a new student health, wellness and athletics center at CMU. The 160,000-square-foot building will, for the first time, unite critical student well-being services under one roof on the university's Pittsburgh campus.
  • Singh Named to CoSIDA Academic All-District Men’s Soccer Team
    November 08, 2019
    Carnegie Mellon University men’s soccer junior Andrew Singh (Golden, Colo./Lakewood) was named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Men’s Soccer Team, as announced by the association. The honor is the first for Singh and fifth straight year at least one member of the Tartans received the award.
  • Williams Earns Third CoSIDA Academic All-District Honor
    November 08, 2019
    Carnegie Mellon University women’s soccer senior Camille Williams (Cincinnati, Ohio/The Seven Hills School) was named to the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-District Women’s Soccer Team, as announced by the association. The honor marks the third time Williams has been named to the all-district team.
  • Yew Garners Second UAA Athlete of the Week
    November 05, 2019
    Carnegie Mellon University senior Kayla Yew (San Francisco, Calif. / Sacred Heart Cathedral) was named the University Athletic Association (UAA) Defensive Volleyball Athlete of the Week for the second time this season after her performance during the team’s final home stand this past weekend.
  • Late PK Gives #12 Chicago the Victory Against #23 Tartans
    November 03, 2019
    The 23rd-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's soccer team faced its second ranked opponent in as many games when it visited 12th-ranked University of Chicago on Sunday, November 3. Two first-half goals by the Tartans didn't hold up as the Maroons rallied for a 3-2 win. The Tartans are now 10-5-1 overall and 3-3 in the University Athletic Association (UAA) while the Maroons sit at 12-2-2 and 4-1-1.
  • Tartans Drop 1-0 Contest to #6 Chicago on the Road
    November 03, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's soccer team visited sixth-ranked University of Chicago on Sunday, November 3 for a University Athletic Association (UAA) game. A late second-half goal by the home team dropped the Tartans, 1-0, and moved their record to 6-8-1 for the year and 2-4 in the UAA. The Maroons moved to 10-1-5 and 6-0.
  • Tartans Win UAA Championship
    November 02, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's cross country team won the 2019 University Athletic Association (UAA) Men's Cross Country Championship on its home course in Schenley Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Saturday afternoon. The Tartans placed five runners in the top 15 to win the race by four points over Washington University in St. Louis. The meet victory marks the fifth time in school history the Tartans have won the UAA Championships and first since 2016.
  • Tartans Place Fourth at UAA Championships
    November 02, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University women's cross country team hosted the 2019 University Athletic Association (UAA) Cross Country Championships on its home course in Schenley Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Saturday afternoon and finished fourth on the 6k course. Washington University in St. Louis won the race with 24 points.
  • Tartans Win Every Event at Dual Meet with Grove City
    November 02, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University men’s swimming and diving team competed against Grove City College on Saturday, November 2 and topped the Wolverines 238-62. The Tartans won all 16 events.
  • Tartans Cruise to Victory at Grove City
    November 02, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University women’s swimming and diving team traveled to Grove City College for a dual meet, topping the Wolverines 239-55.
  • #19 Tartans Close Home Schedule with Sweep on Senior Night
    November 02, 2019
    The 19th-ranked Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team closed its home schedule with two wins Saturday. The Tartans, now 21-5, first topped SUNY Geneseo 3-2, before defeating Ohio Wesleyan University 3-1.
  • Tartans Fall to WashU in UAA Contest
    November 01, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's soccer team faced University Athletic Association (UAA) foe Washington University in St. Louis on Friday evening in St. Louis. The Tartans fell 3-1 to the Bears and are now 6-7-1 overall and 2-3 in the UAA.
  • #23 Tartans Fall 1-0 to #3 WashU in Tight Contest
    November 01, 2019
    The 23rd-ranked Carnegie Mellon University women's soccer team faced third-ranked Washington University in St. Louis on the road Friday night, falling in a tightly-contested match, 1-0. The Tartans are now 10-4-1 overall and 3-2 in the University Athletic Association (UAA) while the Bears improve to 14-1-1 and 5-0.
  • Longtime Defensive Coordinator Terry Bodnar Announces Retirement
    November 01, 2019
    Carnegie Mellon defensive coordinator Terry Bodnar has announced his retirement after 36 years at the university, effective June 30.
  • Tartans Win Twice at Home
    November 01, 2019
    Carnegie Mellon University's volleyball team hosted Hiram College and Southwestern (TX) University on Friday night on the hardwood of Skibo Gymnasium. The Tartans opened the day with a 3-0 (25-12, 25-22, 25-12) decision over Hiram before topping Southwestern 3-0 (25-15, 25-16, 26-24) in the nightcap. Carnegie Mellon now has an overall record of 19-5.
  • Aldrich Named USA Track and Field Throws Coach for 2020 Tokyo Olympics
    October 31, 2019
    Gary Aldrich, head coach of the Carnegie Mellon University track and field teams, has been named to the U.S.A. men’s coaching staff as the Throws Coach for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. This marks Aldrich's seventh coaching stint on the international stage.
  • Lohmeier Named William V. Campbell Trophy Finalist
    October 30, 2019
    Selected as the best and brightest from the college gridiron, from a nationwide pool of 185 semifinalists among all NCAA divisions and the NAIA, The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame announced today that Carnegie Mellon's senior defensive end Michael Lohmeier (Clarendon Hills, Ill./Hinsdale Central) is one of 12 finalists for the 2019 William V. Campbell Trophy, presented by Mazda. The award recognizes an individual as the absolute best football scholar-athlete in the nation for his combined academic success, football performance and exemplary leadership. Lohmeier is the lone Division III representative and is joined by Alex Goettl of Minnesota State University - Mankato as the only non-Division I honorees.
  • Raymond Li Garners CAC Athlete of the Week Honor
    October 31, 2019
    Freshman Raymond Li (Del Mar, Calif./Torrey Pines) of the Carnegie Mellon University men’s golf team was named Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) Men’s Golfer of the Week. Li garners the accolade after matching a school record and helping lead the Tartans to a win at the 22-team O'Briant-Jensen Memorial hosted by Guilford College on The Cardinal by Pete Dye Course in Greensboro, North Carolina, October 28-29.
  • Carnegie Mellon Inducts 18 into Inaugural Athletics Hall of Fame Class
    October 25, 2019
    History was made at Carnegie Mellon University on Friday night, as 17 individuals and one team were inducted into the inaugural Athletics Hall of Fame class. The honorees were celebrated in front of a packed ballroom, which included President Farnam Jahanian, Provost Jim Garrett, members of the University Board of Trustees, university leaders, students, staff, family and friends.
  • Tartans Card Team School Record Round and Win O'Briant-Jensen Memorial; Raymond Li Ties School Record
    October 29, 2019
    The Carnegie Mellon University men's golf team, ranked 12th nationally, won the 22-team O'Briant-Jensen Memorial hosted by Guilford College on The Cardinal By Pete Dye Course in Greensboro, North Carolina on Tuesday. The Tartans carded a school record round of three-under par 281 on Tuesday to go with their 294 on Monday for a 36-hole score of 575 on the par 71, 6,743-yard course.