Athletics - Archives 2017-18

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Columbia Athletics to Host Varsity C Celebration on May 1
Athletics 04/13/2018

Columbia University Athletics closes the 2017-18 academic year with its annual year-end awards ceremony, the 97th Annual Varsity C Celebration: #OnlyHere in New York, N.Y. on Tuesday, May 1 at Roone Arledge Auditorium in Lerner Hall. Doors open at 5 p.m. and the official program runs from 6-7 p.m.

Student-Athletes Recognized at Academic Achievement Luncheon
Athletics 04/12/2018

Columbia University Athletics recognized 326 Dean's List and 55 student-athletes for achieving a perfect 4.0 term grade point average at its 20th annual Academic Achievement Luncheon last Tuesday at Low Library. Both totals represent the highest number of Columbia student-athletes honored in each category over the last five years.

Athletics Hosts Annual Social Networking and Career Event
Athletics 04/12/2018

Columbia student-athletes from 15 varsity sports programs had the opportunity to network with nearly 40 athletics alumni during the annual Columbia Athletics Social Networking and Career Event held at Sotheby's on Tuesday, February 27.

Winter Academic All-Ivy League Selections Announced
Athletics 04/10/2018

Ten Columbia University student-athletes were named to the 2018 Winter Academic All-Ivy League Team, league officials announced on Tuesday afternoon.

Enrichment Services Hosts 2018 Women's Consortium
Athletics 04/10/2018

On Tuesday, February 20, female student-athletes from several different sports programs gathered in Dodge Fitness Center's Lou Gehrig Lounge for the 2018 Women's Consortium. Columbia previously hosted the event in 2016 and this year's discussion-based gathering brought student-athlete voices to the forefront of the program.

Ivy League Enhances Exposure With Long-Term ESPN Agreement
Athletics 04/04/2018

The Ivy League and ESPN have agreed to a long-term relationship to showcase Ivy League events through a variety of ESPN platforms, including at least 24 events annually on ESPN's linear networks and more than 1,100 annually on ESPN+.

Ivy League Men's Lacrosse Tournament Tickets Now Available
Athletics 02/01/2018

The 2018 Ivy League Men's Lacrosse Tournament is coming to New York City. The tournament, which is being held at Robert K. Kraft Field at Lawrence A. Wien Stadium on the campus of Columbia University for the first time, is set for May 4 and 6. It's the first time in the history of the event that the tournament will take place at a predetermined site.

Nominations for Columbia Athletics Hall of Fame Now Open
Athletics 01/29/2018

Columbia Athletics is seeking nominations for its Class of 2018 Athletics Hall of Fame class, which is scheduled to be inducted at the University's bi-annual banquet on Thursday, Oct. 18, 2018 at Low Library. The seventh annual Athletics Hall of Fame induction ceremony will kickoff Columbia's 74th annual Homecoming Weekend.

Basketball Promotions Schedule Set for Ivy League Season
Athletics 01/17/2018

Columbia Athletics is excited to offer fun-filled fan promotions during the Ivy League home men's and women's basketball season! Call the ticket office at 888-LIONS-11 for more information about any of the promotions listed.

Zimmerman, Smith Take December Athlete Of The Month Honors
Athletics 01/11/2018

Columbia Athletics announced that senior Camille Zimmerman (women's basketball) and sophomore Mike Smith (men's basketball) were named December Student-Athletes of the Month.

Columbia Athletics Hosts Basketball Fireside Chat
Athletics 01/10/2018

Columbia Athletics hosted its annual Fireside Chat with basketball coaches Jim Engles and Megan Griffith Wednesday evening at the Arts & Crafts Beer Parlor in Morningside Heights. The event gave fans full access to both coaches before both Lions teams begin Ivy League play this weekend at Princeton (Friday) and Penn (Saturday).

Athletic Trainer Jim Gossett Inducted into EATA Hall of Fame
Athletics 01/08/2018

Columbia University Associate Athletic Director for Sports Medicine and Head Athletic Trainer Jim Gossett has been inducted into the Eastern Athletic Trainers Association Hall of Fame and '49 Club, the organization announced on Monday. He was honored before nearly 1,500 athletic trainers, athletic training students and other healthcare providers at the EATA's 70th annual awards banquet held Saturday evening at the Sheraton Hotel in Boston.