Archery's Family and Friends Day Set for Saturday
Courtesy: Columbia University Athletics/Gene Boyars

NEW YORK - On Saturday, November 13, the Columbia Archery team will host is annual Friends and Family Day.  People are encouraged to attend to meet the Lions, and try first-hand the Olympic sport of archery.

"I'm really looking forward to this year's event," said head coach Derek Davis.  "Each year the turnout is better and I just love the energy and excitement from the attendees. I know the team enjoys it just as much as I do."

The event will take place in the LeFrak Gymnasium on the campus of Barnard College, located at 117th Street and Broadway, this Saturday.  The event has been a huge success in recent years, attracting hundreds of fans, friends, families, and alumni to the occasion.

Starting at noon, the archery team will explain their sport and give demonstrations to the crowd before the attendees will then be given the opportunity to try it themselves!