Track and Field

Wed, 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.
Sun, Jun 12, 2016, 8:04pm
Track and field’s Natalie Tanner closed her junior season with a 15th-place finish in the 5-kilometer at the NCAA Championship on Saturday evening.
Fri, Jun 10, 2016, 7:22pm
Junior Natalie Tanner heads to Eugene, Oregon to run in the 5-kilometer race at the NCAA Outdoor Championship on Saturday. 
Sun, May 29, 2016, 10:11pm
Junior Natalie Tanner advanced to the NCAA Track and Field Finals after a career-best run in the 5-kilometer race at the NCAA East Preliminary Round over the weekend.
Thu, May 26, 2016, 1:20am
Columbia will send 14 athletes to the NCAA Track and Field East Preliminary Round this weekend, headlined by at least one Light Blue female competitor in every distance event.
Mon, May 16, 2016, 12:41am
Senior Brittney Wade clocked the best 800-meter run time in Light Blue history over the weekend at the Battle Road Twilight Meet 1, an open race held in Massachusetts.
Thu, May 12, 2016, 11:41pm
Track and field will send eight runners to Boston in hopes of qualifying for NCAA Regional Championships this weekend, highlighting a busy stretch of action for the entire squad.
Sun, May 1, 2016, 11:51pm
Columbia track and field improved upon last year’s sixth-place marks in the 4x800-meter race at the Penn Relays, with the men placing second and the women fifth in their respective races over the weekend.
Thu, Apr 28, 2016, 4:10am
The Lions head to Philadelphia tomorrow to compete in the 122nd annual Penn Relays at historic Franklin Field.
Sun, Apr 24, 2016, 10:47pm
Track and field put up a number of personal bests over the weekend at the Virginia Challenge, the team’s second-to-last chance at qualifying for the NCAA regional competition.