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Pitt teams prepare for Ultimate showdown

Pitt teams prepare for Ultimate showdown

By Nick Carlisano, Staff Writer

May 22, 2019


Filed under Sports, Sports Features

The Pitt Men's and Women's Ultimate teams are looking forward to cheering one another on at Nationals.

From Pitt to Poland: Katie Schreiber’s ultimate journey

From Pitt to Poland: Katie Schreiber’s ultimate journey

By Stephen Caruso / Contributing Editor

August 20, 2016


Filed under Club Sports, Sports, Welcome Back 2016

For sophomore business student Katie Schreiber, disc — not ball — is life. “I’d do anything to play a game [of ultimate],” said Schreiber, who competes for Danger, Pitt’s women’s ultimate frisbee team. Whether learning the sport as the only female on an all-male team, coming to Pitt o...

National treasure: Quartet of Pitt Ultimate players headed to London for Championships

National treasure: Quartet of Pitt Ultimate players headed to London for Championships

By Jasper Wilson / Senior Staff Writer

July 7, 2015


Filed under Sports, Sports / Other Varsity Sports

Despite all the success that members of Pitt’s Ultimate team — entitled “En Sabah Nur” — have achieved, including winning two consecutive national championships, a quartet of them have their eyes set on something bigger.Trent Dillon, Tyler Kunsa, Marcus Ranii-Dropcho and Max Thorne are among...

Pitt men’s Ultimate ready for another championship run

Pitt men’s Ultimate ready for another championship run

By Sean Corrado / Staff Writer

May 28, 2014


Filed under Club Sports, Specials, Specials / Newstudentguide2014, Sports

[Editor's note: Pitt lost in the quarterfinals to University of North Carolina-Wilmington, 14-13. Read about it here.] While En Sabah Nur is within reach of a national championship trifecta, the men’s Ultimate team isn’t anticipating a potential three-peat run.“From the outside, we are back-to-back defending champions...

Club Sports: Pitt Ultimate loses in national quarterfinals, falls short of goal

Club Sports: Pitt Ultimate loses in national quarterfinals, falls short of goal

By Sean Corrado / Staff Writer

May 27, 2014


Filed under Club Sports, Sports

Marcus Ranii-Dropcho dropped to his knees, buried his head into the dirt and realized that his college Ultimate career had ended.Pitt’s Ultimate team, En Sabah Nur’s attempt to three-peat as national champions came to an early, unexpected end Sunday when the team dropped its quarterfinal match against ...

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