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Heavyweight Rowing: Columbia’s heavyweight rowers came in third place at the Doc Lusins Trophy regatta this weekend against two tough opponents- Boston University and Syracuse. Columbia also placed third in both the second and third varsity eight races.
Men’s Tennis: Columbia’s men’s tennis team claimed its sixth straight Ivy League title this Saturday after beating Cornell in a tight 4-2 match. A well deserved title after a great season.
Baseball: Columbia played a set of three games against Harvard this weekend in Cambridge. On Saturday, Columbia beat Harvard in the morning 11-9, but Harvard came back to take the second game 6-4. Harvard took the final match on Sunday in a tight game with a score of 10-9. The weekend’s results place Harvard and Columbia in a tie for first place in the race for the Ivy League title.
Softball: Columbia’s softball players won 2 out of 3 matches against Penn in a set of three home games this weekend. The first and last games were won by Columbia with scores of 6-5 and 5-4 while Penn managed to take the middle game with a score of 4-3. The results of the weekend also placed the team in a tie with Harvard for first place in Ivy League standings.
Lacrosse: In their last game of the season, Columbia’s lacrosse team lost to Brown with a score of 13-8 in Providence, Rhode Island.
Track and Field: 32 track and field athletes competed in the Penn Relays in Philadelphia from Thursday to Saturday. Some high-performing Columbia athletes included runners Allie Hays and Erin Gregoire in the 3000 meter run, hammer thrower Jack Pihlkar, triple jumper Maryam Hassan, as well as the 4×800 relay team and men’s and women’s DMR teams.
aggressive tennis victory grunt via GoColumbiaLions