The Lions put 17 student-athletes on the NFHCA National Academic Squad, tied for second most in the Ivy league.
The Columbia Field Hockey program will host a 7v7 Spring Team Tournament and Clinic, scheduled for Sunday, April 9 at the Campbell Sports Center (505 West 218th Street, New York, N.Y. 10034). All age levels, high school teams and clubs are welcome to participate.
Columbia varsity sports teams now have access to a brand-new indoor winter practice facility as the University officially opened its Seasonal Air-Supported Structure (SASS) at Rocco B. Commisso Soccer Stadium, Campbell Family Director of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education Peter Pilling announced on Friday afternoon.
The awards ceremony was held at the Crowne Plaza in Cherry Hill, New Jersey and recognized high school players, coaches, and college players for the 2016 fall season.
Five men and five women Columbia University student-athletes were named to the 2016 Fall Academic All-Ivy League Team, league officials announced on Thursday afternoon.
This marks the second selection for both student-athletes and the third straight year the Lions have posted multiple players on an all-region squad.
Senior forward Katie Ruesterholz picked up first team honors, while junior defender Maeve Doherty was selected to the second team and first-year midfielder Louisa Hollander was named honorable mention, respectively.
The Lions wrap up the 2016 season against the Crimson, who wrapped up the Ivy League title last weekend.
The contest will be held on Saturday, November 19 at 2:30 p.m. at Old Dominion University.
Katie Ruesterholz became Columbia's all-time leader in goals with a pair of scores, while the team tied a program record for most tallies in a single-game.
The Bulldogs took the lead in the first half and played stingy defense in the second, holding the Lions to just four second half shots to pick up the win.
Saturday showdown with Yale set for 12 p.m. before Senior Day takes place Sunday against LIU Brooklyn.