2023-24 Tartan Women's Swimming and Diving News

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Tartans Place Sixth at UAA Championships

February 17, 2024

The Carnegie Mellon University women’s swimming and diving team finished the four-day University Athletic Association (UAA) Championships at the University of Chicago on Saturday, February 17 in sixth place with 850 points.

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Tartans Set Two School Records at UAA Championships

February 16, 2024

The Carnegie Mellon University women’s swimming and diving team continued competition on Friday, February 16 at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championships at the University of Chicago. The Tartans are in sixth place with 577 points heading into the final day.

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Tartans Travel to Chicago for UAA Championships

February 15, 2024

The Carnegie Mellon University women’s swimming and diving team began competition on Wednesday, February 14 and Thursday, February 15 at the University Athletic Association (UAA) Championships at the University of Chicago. The Tartans are currently in sixth place with 321 points.

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Tartans Host Western PA Invitational for Senior Meet

January 27, 2024

The Carnegie Mellon University women’s swimming and diving team hosted the Western Pennsylvania Invite on Friday, January 26 and Saturday, January 27 with members of Chatham University, Duquesne University, and Saint Francis University competing.

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Tartans Impress Once Again in Classroom During Fall Semester

January 16, 2024

The fall athletics season was highlighted by four team NCAA appearances, three University Athletic Association (UAA) Championships, and a football bowl victory, but the Tartans also continued their dominance in the classroom. Academically, 137 student-athletes recorded a perfect 4.0 grade-point average (GPA) with nearly 65 percent earning a 3.50 GPA or better.

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Xu Earns Third Weekly UAA Honor

January 16, 2024

Sophomore Savannah Xu has been honored as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Women's Swimmer of the Week for the third time this year for her performance during the team’s home quad meet with Calvin University, Denison University, and Johns Hopkins University on Saturday, January 13.

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Tartans Host Quad Meet Days After Training Trip

January 13, 2024

The Carnegie Mellon University women’s swimming and diving team began the second semester with a quad meet at home against Calvin University, Denison University, and Johns Hopkins University on Saturday, January 13 two days after returning from its training trip to Florida.

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Department Honors Top Academic Athletes at Annual Celebration

December 14, 2023

In its 10th year celebrating academic and athletic achievement, the Carnegie Mellon Department of Athletics welcomed faculty and staff to the annual Student-Athlete Academic Achievement Celebration to honor 35 of the highest-achieving juniors and seniors across all colleges and athletics teams on Wednesday. The celebration is always held on Reading Day during finals week.

Tartans Dominate at W&J Diving Invitational
Tartans Dominate at W&J Diving Invitational

December 01, 2023

The Carnegie Mellon University women’s diving team competed at the Washington & Jefferson College Diving Invitational on Friday, December 1. 

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Tartans Close Total Performance Invite in Fifth Place

November 19, 2023

The Carnegie Mellon University women’s swimming team placed fifth at the Total Performance Invite at Kenyon College after three days of competition recording 1,082 points. Kenyon won the meet with 2,850.5 points.

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Tartans Host Annual Diving Invitational

November 18, 2023

The Carnegie Mellon University women’s diving team hosted and competed at the CMU Diving Invitational on Friday, November 17 and Saturday, November 18.

Tartans in Fourth After Second Day of Total Performance Invite
Tartans in Fourth After Second Day of Total Performance Invite

November 17, 2023

The Carnegie Mellon University women's swimming team continued competition at the 2023 Total Performance Invite at Kenyon College on Friday, November 17. Their score is at a total of 696.5, putting them in fourth place out of eight schools.

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Tartans Open Competition at Kenyon Total Performance Invite

November 16, 2023

The Carnegie Mellon University women’s swimming team began the 2023 Total Performance Invite at Kenyon College on Thursday, November 16. Preliminaries were at 11:00 a.m. with finals at 6:00 p.m., with the Tartans scoring 217 points which puts them in fifth place with two days remaining.

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Tartans Top Gettysburg Behind 10 Event Wins

November 04, 2023

The Carnegie Mellon University women’s swimming and diving team won 10 events against Gettysburg College on Saturday, November 4 in the third dual meet of the season, scoring 168 points to Gettysburg’s 94.

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Xu Repeats as UAA Swimmer of the Week

October 31, 2023

Sophomore Savannah Xu has been honored as the University Athletic Association (UAA) Women's Swimmer of the Week for the second straight week after her performance in the Tartans’ second dual meet of the season at Case Western Reserve University on Saturday, October 28.

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Tartan Women Win Six Events at Dual Meet with Case Western Reserve

October 28, 2023

The Carnegie Mellon University women’s swimming and diving team won six events against Case Western Reserve University on Saturday, October 28 in the second dual meet of the season, scoring 128 points to Case Western’s 171.