Lacrosse - Archives 2017
NEW YORK - Make your way to Robert K. Kraft Field at Lawerence Wien Stadium on Wednesday, Feb. 22 at 5 p.m. as the Columbia lacrosse team take on Fairfield in an exciting home opener.
PHILADELPHIA - Senior Taylor Quinn had a phenomenal opening day on Sunday, Feb. 19 for the Columbia lacrosse team, including a game-high five points on four goals and an assist, two ground balls and two draw control. However, after slow starts in both periods the Lions comeback charges fell short in Philadelphia as Drexel handed Columbia a 14-8 defeat.
NEW YORK - The 2017 campaign will begin on the road for the Columbia lacrosse team as they travel to Philadelphia to take on Drexel (0-1) on Sunday, Feb. 19 at noon.
NEW YORK - Columbia lacrosse is days away from opening the the 2017 season led by head coach Andrea Cofrin at the helm in her second year.
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.
"I am really excited to have this group of eight join our team this fall," said Andrea Cofrin, head coach of lacrosse. "This is a very impressive class academically and athletically as we bring in four All-Americans and three Academic All-American and all leading their team as seniors. This group knows how to win."
NEW YORK – For the second consecutive season and the first under head coach Andrea Cofrin, the Columbia women's lacrosse team were among the top collegiate programs recognized by the Intercollegiate Women's Lacrosse Coaches Association with the Academic Honor Squad Award for the 2016 season. To be recognized as an IWLCA/Zag Sports Academic Honor Squad, a team must have a collective grade point average of 3.0 or higher.