Sports

Baseball

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Oct 13, 2016, 3:08am

This past August, Jordan Serena, CC ’15, was in Iowa, sitting in the clubhouse of the Burlington Bees, the Single-A affiliate of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. He overheard a teammate mention that Great Britain was assembling a squad for World Baseball Classic qualifiers in September. 

Sep 8, 2016, 11:31pm

This is part two of a two-part series. Part one ran on Thursday, Sept. 8.

Sep 8, 2016, 2:51am

This is part one of a two-part series. Part two will run Friday, Sept. 9

Jun 11, 2016, 2:43pm

Updated June 16, at 10:30 p.m.

Junior Will Savage and George Thanopoulos, CC ‘16, both signed with MLB teams after being selected in the MLB First-Year Player Draft on Saturday.

Softball

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May 1, 2016, 11:02pm

Softball split its final two doubleheaders of the season against Penn on Friday and Saturday.

May 1, 2016, 11:02pm

Softball split its final two doubleheaders of the season against Penn on Friday and Saturday.

Apr 29, 2016, 2:31am

When softball celebrates Senior Day on Saturday before its doubleheader against Penn, only one player will take the field for the Light Blue—senior starting pitcher and captain Tessa Kroll. 

Apr 29, 2016, 1:29am

After a seven-game homestand, Lions’ softball (14-30, 5-11 Ivy) will begin the first half of a four- game series against Penn. According to head coach Jennifer Teague, this is a crucial weekend for softball as they are looking finish in the top half of the Ivy League’s South Division. 

Columns

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Dec 2, 2015, 12:42am

The team has had a less-than-perfect start to the season, but there is plenty of time before Ivy play begins.

Nov 16, 2015, 2:34am
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A win over Kansas State is crucial to building Columbia’s case for a potential at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament.

Nov 5, 2015, 11:29pm

The Lions’ baseball team is especially plagued by low fan turnout during the regular season.

Oct 21, 2015, 9:42pm

We often forget about athletes’ personal struggles outside of the sports they play.

 

Features

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May 17, 2016, 7:37pm

Sasha DiGiulian was enjoying a crêpe outside Artopolis last spring when an Australian couple came up to the senior and excitedly asked to take a picture with the Virginia native. 

Mar 2, 2016, 12:20am

Athletic Director Peter Pilling sent out a Columbia-wide email on Tuesday afternoon announcing and issuing a survey for the Department of Intercollegiate Athletics and Physical Education that seeks input from students and faculty about improving existing on-campus recreational facilities. 

Tennis

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Oct 25, 2016, 2:33am

Men’s tennis will play a rare all-Columbia doubles match at home on Tuesday in the ITA Northeast Regional Championship final.

Oct 20, 2016, 3:32am

Men's tennis will head to the ITA Regional Championships hosted by Penn, starting this Thursday. 

Guaranteed a wild-card spot in ITA National Indoor Championships, the Lions are looking to earn an additional spot with a strong showing in Philadelphia. 

Oct 20, 2016, 2:29am

Women’s tennis returns to the court this weekend for the Northeast ITA Regional Championships at Yale. The Light Blue will compete against Division I teams from all over the Northeast, including each of the Ivy League schools.

Oct 16, 2016, 11:03pm

Senior Shawn Hadavi fell in the championship match to No. 28 Ryotaro Matsumura in the highly competitive Oracle Masters Tournament at Malibu, California this weekend. 

Track and Field

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Aug 18, 2016, 7:44pm

Ghana’s 4x100-meter relay team finished eighth out of eight in the first heat of the competition at the Olympic games. 

Aug 17, 2016, 10:04pm

Updated on Aug. 18th at 10:33 a.m.

Rising junior Akua Obeng-Akrofi may not yet be a familiar name on campus, but come Thursday morning in Rio de Janeiro, that will likely no longer be the case.

Aug 4, 2016, 9:12pm

Name: Akua Obeng-Akrofi

School: Columbia College, 2018

Major: Psychology

Jul 23, 2016, 5:28pm

Junior Akua Obeng-Akrofi is heading to Rio de Janeiro for the 2016 Summer Olympics, where she’ll look to represent Ghana in the 4x100m relay. 

Golf

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Oct 23, 2016, 1:14am

Women’s golf will head to Kentucky on Sunday to participate in the Cardinal Cup—its final tournament of the fall season.
 

Oct 20, 2016, 2:13am

Men’s golf used a strong final round to finish in 12th place at the Dayton Invitational.

Oct 16, 2016, 11:08pm

Men’s golf heads to Ohio to face off against top competition in the Dayton Invitational—the team’s final tournament of the fall season.

Oct 10, 2016, 12:01am

Women’s golf won the Yale Intercollegiate after a strong second round that allowed them to hold on for the victory.

Rowing

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Oct 24, 2016, 3:18am

Women's rowing finished 27th in a field of 33 at the Head of the Charles regatta in Boston on Sunday. 

Oct 24, 2016, 3:27am

Lightweight rowing saw its "freshman four" boat earn the bronze medal at the Head of the Charles regatta in Boston. 

Oct 21, 2016, 3:23pm

Women's rowing will compete for the first time this season at the Head of the Charles regatta in Boston on Sunday. 

The Lions will put an eight onto the Charles River, an early test for the team's top crew. Of the 12 first-years on the roster, only Liza Ray made the crew. 

Oct 21, 2016, 2:27am

Lightweight rowing will ship up to Cambridge, Massachusetts for the famed Head of the Charles Regatta this weekend.

Men's Basketball

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Jul 23, 2016, 3:27pm

Maodo Lo, CC ’16, will sign a deal to play with Brose Baskets of Bamberg, Germany, Spanish journalist Chema de Lucas of Gigantes del Basket reported on Friday. 

Jul 9, 2016, 3:13pm

Maodo Lo, CC ’16, wrapped up his first NBA Summer League stint on a strong note. The Berlin native tallied eight points and five rebounds for his Philadelphia 76ers' first win of the Utah Summer League.

Jun 27, 2016, 2:51pm

Maodo Lo, CC '16, will be joining the Philadelphia 76ers Summer League teams in both Utah and Las Vegas in July, ESPN’s Fran Franschilla first reported.

Jun 8, 2016, 9:06pm

Men’s basketball head coach Jim Engles finalized his coaching staff on Wednesday ahead of the 2016-17 season.

Football

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Oct 22, 2016, 3:15pm

Columbia football hung on to a 9-7 victory on Homecoming, as Dartmouth kicker David Smith’s 47-yard field goal attempt came up short with 21 seconds left. 

Oct 20, 2016, 3:01am

Keith Brady does not consider himself a morning person. 

Oct 20, 2016, 3:13am

Sixteen years ago, Columbia football won its Homecoming game, dispatching Dartmouth 49-21 in 2000.