2021-22 Tartan Men's Track and Field News

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Men’s Track and Field Earns USTFCCCA All-Academic Awards

July 20, 2022

The U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) announced the 2022 Division III All-Academic Track & Field Teams and Carnegie Mellon University was included on the list for the 26th consecutive year. More than 150 teams earned the distinction as a result of a cumulative team grade point average (GPA) of 3.10 or better for the 2021-22 academic year.

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Outdoor Track and Field Garners 39 USTFCCCA Mid-Atlantic All-Region Honors

June 29, 2022

The Carnegie Mellon University men’s and women’s track and field teams had 39 Mid-Atlantic All-Region honors awarded to its athletes by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) for the 2022 outdoor track and field season. Twenty-eight represent the men while 11 represent the women with eight men and two women receiving multiple honors.

Karee, Kiefel and Miller Repeat as CoSIDA Academic All-Americans, Karee Receives Fourth Honor
Karee, Kiefel and Miller Repeat as CoSIDA Academic All-Americans, Karee Receives Fourth Honor

June 22, 2022

For the third consecutive year the Carnegie Mellon University men's cross country and track and field had multiple athletes named College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) Academic All-Americans. Graduate students Matt Karee (Elmira, N.Y. / Notre Dame) and Bram Miller (Harmony, Pa. / Seneca Valley) along with senior Justin Kiefel (Downingtown, Pa. / Downingtown STEM Academy) each landed a spot on the Men's Cross Country/Track and Field First Team. It marks Kiefel second straight honor on the top team while it is Karee’s and Miller’s first accolade on the first team. It is the fourth time Karee has been honored in his career after garnering second team recognition his junior season and third team honors after his sophomore campaign. Miller was named to the second team a year ago.

Kiefel Repeats as All-American on Final Day of the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships
Kiefel Repeats as All-American on Final Day of the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships

May 28, 2022

On the final day of the 2022 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships, senior Justin Kiefel (Downingtown, Pa. / Downingtown STEM Academy) of the Carnegie Mellon University men's track and field team repeats as All-American in the triple jump. The three-day championships are being held at the Spire Institute in Geneva, Ohio.

Miller Repeats as All-American at the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships
Miller Repeats as All-American at the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships

May 27, 2022

At the second day of the 2022 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships, graduate student Bram Miller (Colgate, Wis. / Kettle Moraine Lutheran) of the Carnegie Mellon University men's track and field team repeats as All-American in the shot put. The three-day championships are being held at the Spire Institute in Geneva, Ohio.

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Five Men Named CoSIDA Academic All-District

May 26, 2022

Graduate students Matt Karee (Elmira, N.Y. / Notre Dame) and Bram Miller (Harmony, Pa. / Seneca Valley) along with seniors Justin Kiefel (Downingtown, Pa. / Downingtown STEM Academy) and Michael OBroin ( Park Ridge, Ill. / Saint Ignatius College Prep) and sophomore Andrew McGovern (Lexington, Mass. / Lexington) of the Carnegie Mellon University men's track and field and cross country teams have been honored by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) as Men's Cross Country/Track and Field Academic All-District selections. The honor marks the fourth for Karee, third for Miller and second for Kiefel.

Narayan Earns All-America Honors, Johnson and Seletskiy Advance to Finals at 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships
Narayan Earns All-America Honors, Johnson and Seletskiy Advance to Finals at 2022 NCAA Outdoor Championships

May 26, 2022

During the first day of the 2022 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships, senior Varun Narayan (Princeton, N.J. / Princeton) of the Carnegie Mellon University men's track and field team earned All-America. The three-day championships are being held at the Spire Institute in Geneva, Ohio.

Miller Along with Aldrich and Connelly Receive Mid-Atlantic Regional Awards
Miller Along with Aldrich and Connelly Receive Mid-Atlantic Regional Awards

May 25, 2022

Graduate student Bram Miller (Colgate, Wis. / Kettle Moraine Lutheran) of the Carnegie Mellon University men’s track and field team along with head coach Gary Aldrich and associate head coach Tim Connelly were honored by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) with outstanding regional recognition.

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Tartans Will Have Nine Athletes Compete at the 2022 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships

May 21, 2022

The Carnegie Mellon University men's track and field team had nine athletes earn selection to the 2022 NCAA Division III Outdoor Track and Field Championships set to be held from May 26 through May 28 at Spire Institute in Geneva, Ohio. This marks the most individual entries in school history for the Tartans.

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Tartans Finish Second at All-Atlantic Region Championships

May 19, 2022

The Carnegie Mellon University men's track and field team finished second at the two-day All-Atlantic Region Outdoor Track and Field Championships hosted by Moravian University with sophomore Thomas Rich (Rochester, N.Y. / Brighton) taking the decathlon title with a school-record point total of 6,464.

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Track Star Chases Down 5,000-Meter Records

May 16, 2022

Carnegie Mellon University athlete Michael OBroin is in track and field for the long run. And his effort has paid off.

Tartans Travel North to Marty Goldberg Gator Invite
Tartans Travel North to Marty Goldberg Gator Invite

May 12, 2022

The Carnegie Mellon University men's track and field team competed at the Marty Goldberg Gator Invite on Thursday hosted by Allegheny College.

Tartans Compete at West Virginia University Last Chance
Tartans Compete at West Virginia University Last Chance

May 07, 2022

The Carnegie Mellon University women's track and field team competed at the West Virginia University Last Chance on Saturday.

Miller Named UAA Most Outstanding Performer in Field Events
Miller Named UAA Most Outstanding Performer in Field Events

May 02, 2022

Carnegie Mellon University graduate student Bram Miller (Colgate, Wis. / Kettle Moraine Lutheran) has been honored by the University Athletic Association (UAA) when the 2022 Outdoor Track and Field awards were announced Monday. Miller was named Most Outstanding Performer in the field events, marking his second outdoor honor of his career and third overall.

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Tartans Compete at Saint Francis University Red Flash Open

April 30, 2022

Members of the Carnegie Mellon University men's track and field team competed at the Red Flash Open hosted by Saint Francis University on Saturday, April 30.