The Pitt News

Stewart’s injury ends season, turns spotlight to pay discrepancies

Stewart’s injury ends season, turns spotlight to pay discrepancies

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

April 18, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Columns

Months before it begins in earnest, the WNBA season was dealt a crushing blow. And while the incident was devastating, it is hopefully one that will drive long-lasting change for women’s basketball.

Women’s basketball powers cover lackluster opening rounds with electric Final Four

Women’s basketball powers cover lackluster opening rounds with electric Final Four

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

April 9, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Columns

While much of the sporting world was fixated on the NCAA men’s basketball Final Four this weekend, the women also played their Final Four in Tampa. All three contests played this weekend went down to the wire.

Pittsburgh Pirates to remain stagnant in 2019 season

Pittsburgh Pirates to remain stagnant in 2019 season

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

March 27, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Columns

Despite slightly outperforming expectations in 2018, the Pittsburgh Pirates will face extremely tough competition in the NL Central and did little in the offseason to improve in 2019.

Women’s basketball downs Demon Deacons, 70-64

Women’s basketball downs Demon Deacons, 70-64

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019


Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The Pitt women’s basketball team put on one of its best performances of the season to beat Wake Forest 70-64 on the road

Orange overwhelm Pitt women’s basketball, 90-63

Orange overwhelm Pitt women’s basketball, 90-63

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

February 22, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

Pitt women’s basketball entered Thursday night hoping for an upset to even the two-game series against No. 18 Syracuse, but the Panthers left after being blown out 90-63.

Seminoles steamroll Pitt women’s basketball, 78-46

Seminoles steamroll Pitt women’s basketball, 78-46

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

February 18, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

The Panthers reverted back to their old ways Sunday, losing 78-46 to No. 21 Florida State in Tallahassee.

Pitt snaps 18-game ACC losing streak in 91-78 win over UNC

Pitt snaps 18-game ACC losing streak in 91-78 win over UNC

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

February 15, 2019


Filed under 2. Featured, Sports, Women's Basketball

The Panthers finally got their first ACC win of the season over UNC, ending an 18-game ACC losing streak dating back to Feb. 1, 2018.

Pitt falls to No. 25 Miami in 12th annual Pink the Pete game

Pitt falls to No. 25 Miami in 12th annual Pink the Pete game

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

February 11, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

The Pitt women’s basketball team suffered its 11th straight loss at Sunday’s 12th annual Pink the Pete game, falling 65-51 to Miami.

Yellow Jackets sting Panthers, 67-55

Yellow Jackets sting Panthers, 67-55

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The Pitt women’s basketball team again couldn’t find a way to win in the ACC, losing this time 67-55 to Georgia Tech on the road.

Duke defeats Pitt women’s basketball, 74-55

Duke defeats Pitt women’s basketball, 74-55

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

February 4, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

The Blue Devils dealt Pitt its ninth loss in as many games, 74-55.

Women’s basketball drops eighth straight to Virginia Tech, 74-58

Women’s basketball drops eighth straight to Virginia Tech, 74-58

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

February 1, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

The Pitt women’s basketball team saw its losing streak extend to eight games in a loss to Virginia Tech at home Thursday night.

Ugly first half dooms Pitt in 70-42 loss to No. 4 Louisville

Ugly first half dooms Pitt in 70-42 loss to No. 4 Louisville

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

January 28, 2019


Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Pitt women’s basketball outscored No. 4 Louisville in the second half, but an ugly first half in which the Panthers scored just 12 points ensured that it didn’t matter.

Panthers lose 12th straight ACC game to Virginia, 74-57

Panthers lose 12th straight ACC game to Virginia, 74-57

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

January 25, 2019


Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

In a game that saw lengthy scoring stretches from both teams, the Pitt women’s basketball team found itself on the end of the bad run at the end of the fourth quarter, leading to 74-57 loss to Virginia Thursday night.

Syracuse uses strong second half to push past Pitt, 82-50

Syracuse uses strong second half to push past Pitt, 82-50

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

January 18, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

An ugly second half saw the Pitt women’s basketball team extend its ACC losing streak to 10 games, dating back to last season.

Women’s basketball loses nail-biter to Boston College, 59-55

Women’s basketball loses nail-biter to Boston College, 59-55

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

January 13, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

Pitt scored more than 50 points for the first time in ACC play this season, but it wasn’t enough to beat Boston College Sunday afternoon.

No. 8 Wolfpack mauls Pitt, 63-34

No. 8 Wolfpack mauls Pitt, 63-34

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

January 11, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

In a game which set a historically low scoring mark for the program, Pitt women’s basketball lost its second straight ACC game to No. 8 NC State, 63-34, on the road Thursday night.

Breaking down ACC competition for women’s basketball

Breaking down ACC competition for women’s basketball

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

January 9, 2019


Filed under Sports, Top Stories, Women's Basketball

The Panthers will need to take care of business against the ACC's bottom-feeders and hopefully steal a game or two from the conference’s middling teams.

Panthers persevere over Fordham, 65-62

Panthers persevere over Fordham, 65-62

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

December 6, 2018


Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The Pitt women’s basketball team narrowly persevered against Fordham, defeating the Rams 65-62 at the Petersen Events Center Wednesday night.

YSU Penguins freeze Pitt women’s basketball, 64-55

YSU Penguins freeze Pitt women’s basketball, 64-55

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

November 14, 2018


Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

The Pitt women’s basketball team dropped fell to 1-2 Tuesday evening, shooting just 35 percent from the field in a 64-55 loss to YSU.

Knights knock off Panthers, 61-58, in first game

Knights knock off Panthers, 61-58, in first game

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

November 8, 2018


Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

In a back-and-forth contest that saw eight lead changes, the Pitt women’s basketball team ultimately fell 61-58 in their season opener to UCF Wednesday morning.

Women’s basketball beats Gannon 68-46 in exhibition opener

Women’s basketball beats Gannon 68-46 in exhibition opener

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

October 31, 2018


Filed under Sports, Women's Basketball

Unlike last season, when the Panthers lost 73-68 to IUP, the Pitt women’s basketball team defeated its Division II opponent Gannon, 68-46.

Men’s soccer shuts out Columbia, 1-0

Men’s soccer shuts out Columbia, 1-0

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

October 3, 2018


Filed under Sports, Sports / Other Varsity Sports

Sophomore defender Jose Luis Sena Arbona finally provided the Panthers with the deciding goal in the 78th minute, sealing a 1-0 victory over Columbia.

Column: New Pitt show has yet to go ‘Beyond the Script’

Column: New Pitt show has yet to go ‘Beyond the Script’

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

September 27, 2018


Filed under 2. Featured, Sports, Sports Columns

Pitt Athletics says it's looking to expose fans to every Panther sports team with its new television show “Pitt: Beyond the Script," but it could do better.

Men’s soccer scores crucial win over No. 12 NC State, 3-1

Men’s soccer scores crucial win over No. 12 NC State, 3-1

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

September 26, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Top Stories

After previously losing to No. 5 North Carolina and No. 6 Louisville — both by just one goal — the Panthers rebounded with a much-needed victory against the Wolfpack.

Men’s soccer tops Detroit Mercy, 2-0, in second straight win

Men’s soccer tops Detroit Mercy, 2-0, in second straight win

By Dominic Campbell, Staff Writer

September 19, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports

The Pitt men’s soccer team scored two quick second-half goals to win 2-0 against the Detroit Mercy Titans Tuesday night at Ambrose Urbanic Field.

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