Adam Gruber Staffwriter

Class of 2013


  • Max Tassano puts three past Bison goalie in victory

    The No. 7-ranked men’s soccer team put on a goal-scoring showcase on the back of junior forward Max Tassano’s three goals and one assist, beating the Bethany College Bison 6–2. After the victory, the Tartans’ record sits at 7–1, having won five games straight. The Bison’s record, meanwhile, fell to 1–6.

    Sports | September 24, 2012
  • Football offense dominates whiteout, rakes in 35 points

    In high school fashion, the Tartans football team took the field on Friday night in front of a rowdy crowd, unified in the theme of “whiting out” at Gesling Stadium. The Tartans took on the Catholic University Cardinals.

    Sports | September 17, 2012
  • MLB Wild Card a tight race

    I am insurmountably thankful for Major League Baseball’s new Wild Card one-game playoff; this National League Wild Card race would not be a story without it. The Atlanta Braves are sitting pretty — three-and-a-half games up on the field — and without any of the other teams making a strong push, that lead should feel comfortable.

    Sports | September 10, 2012
  • Pirates raise expectations of fans this season

    Here at the end of August, I find the state of the Pittsburgh Pirates fan base to be perplexing.

    If I said your team was third in the division and seven games out of first, how would you feel? Does being fourth in the wild card race make you feel any better?

    Sports | August 27, 2012
  • 2012 Olympics overview

    To the surprise of very few, the U.S. had the most fruitful Olympic scores of participating nations, finishing with a whopping 104 medals and bringing home a total of 46 gold medals.

    The 2012 Olympic games saw the U.S. bounce back from its 2008 gold medal count of 36, second to China’s 51.

    Sports | August 19, 2012