Columbia Women's Cross Country is ranked No. 24 in the country in the latest USTFCCA rankings.
The Columbia women's tennis team will compete in the ITA Northeast Regional Championships starting Wednesday at the Hamlin/Hecht Tennis Centers on the campus of the University of Pennsylvania. The event will run from October 18-23.
Columbia's past and present fencers were all over the leader board this weekend as the 2017-18 World Cup fencing season began.
Columbia volleyball's Audrey Cheng was named Ivy League Rookie of the Week for matches contested October 9-15. The league office announced its weekly selections on Monday.
Columbia women's soccer Sophie Whitehouse was named Ivy League Player of the Week, as announced by the league office on Monday afternoon.
Columbia sophomore linebacker Michael Murphy was named the STATS FCS National Defensive Player of the Week, the organization announced on Monday afternoon. The major national media outlet for FCS Football, STATS FCS conducts a weekly FCS poll.
Columbia claimed three of the Ivy League's four weekly football awards as sophomore wide receiver Josh Wainwright was named the Offensive Player of the Week, sophomore linebacker Michael Murphy earned the Defensive Player of the Week award and first-year linebacker Justin Woodley was named the league's Rookie of the Week, the conference announced on Monday afternoon.
The Lions' (7-6) lone goal was scored by Rebecca Pope in the 49th minute, her first of the season.
Sophomore Chichi Ikwuazom hit .625 with 17 kills and nine blocks to lead the Columbia volleyball team to its first victory of the Ivy League season in thrilling five-set fashion (25-20, 17-25, 25-23, 13-25, 15-8) over Princeton on Homecoming Saturday at Levien Gymnasium.
Sophomore wide receiver Josh Wainwright caught a game-winning 24-yard pass from senior quarterback Anders Hill to give Columbia a 34-31 walk-off, come-from-behind overtime win against Penn Saturday at Robert K. Kraft Field at Lawrence A. Wien Stadium. After Wainwright gathered in the game-winning touchdown, many of the season-high 13,081 fans stormed Robert K. Kraft Field in celebration.
The Columbia women's soccer team and No. 11 Princeton both entered Saturday's match undefeated in Ivy League play on Oct 14. That changed tonight as the Lions defeated the Tigers 2-0 on Roberts Stadium to grab sole possession of first place in the Ivy League.