Athletics

Lightning Downs the Hawks 2-1 to Claim CUNY Title

November 7, 2016 5:08 pm Athletics, Student Affairs

The Lehman College men’s soccer team defeated the Hunter College Hawks 2-1 to take the City of New York Athletic Conference Title.  It is only the second time in conference history that the Lightning have been crowned soccer champions.  The previous time was in 2011. Midway through the first half the Lightning struck to take [...]

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Lehman Claims 10th Straight Victory

October 13, 2016 4:34 pm Athletics, Students

The Lehman College women’s tennis team continues their outstanding play on the court, defeating Bard College on the road, 9-0, Wednesday afternoon at the Stevenson Athletic Center Courts. The win extends the season-long winning streak of 10 matches for the Lightning (11-1), as they move into sole possession of second place in the CUNYAC (3-1) [...]

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Hugh Reid Named Track and Field Head Coach

July 14, 2016 5:11 pm Athletics

The Lehman College Athletics Department is proud to announce the appointment of Hugh Reid as men’s and women’s cross country and track and field coach, effectively immediately.

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Dr. Brad Schoenfeld Named Lehman’s NCAA Faculty Athletics Representative

June 27, 2016 2:45 pm Athletics, Uncategorized

Dr. Brad Schoenfeld has been named the NCAA Faculty Athletics Representative (FAR) at Lehman College.

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Lehman Athletics Holds 64th Annual Awards Dinner

May 18, 2016 3:33 pm Athletics, Uncategorized

The Lehman College Department of Athletics handed out ten major awards to its student-athletes.

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Riverdale Press: Lehman’s Generoso is Cuba-bound

April 15, 2016 9:48 am Athletics, In the News

Juliana Generoso’s Lehman College women’s soccer team didn’t quite achieve its goal of being the last team standing in the City University of New York Athletic Conference (CUNYAC) this past season when the Lightning lost in the conference tournament championship game.

But she will get to achieve another “first” of sorts when Generoso joins a group of other CUNYAC student-athletes who will be embarking on CUNY’s Goodwill Tour to Cuba later this month, making her one of the first Americans to visit the Caribbean island nation in over 50 years.

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Lehman Play Brooklyn for the CUNYAC Title—on ESPN3

February 25, 2016 4:04 pm Athletics, Uncategorized

Lehman’s women basketball team take on Brooklyn in the CUNYAC Finals. Tonight on ESPN3.

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Lehman to Host Ninth Annual CUNYAC Coaches Vs. Cancer Tournament

December 29, 2015 9:26 am Athletics

“We are very excited to once again host a great basketball event for such a worthy cause,” said tournament founder Eric Harrison. “With such a great caliber of teams on both the men’s and the women’s side, this will truly be a tournament to remember.”

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The Riverdale Press: Lehman Women Have Eye On CUNY Crown

November 13, 2015 12:55 pm Athletics, In the News

They say big things come in small packages, and you don’t have to ask Lehman women’s basketball coach Eric Harrison twice if he agrees with that old adage. Ask him what the key to his upcoming season is and he immediately mentions his junior point guard Amely Del Rosario — all 5-foot-5-inches of her.

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Women’s Soccer Loses CUNYAC Finals Match to CSI in Overtime

November 9, 2015 4:38 pm Athletics

The #1 Lehman College women’s Soccer team suffered a hard-fought loss, 2-1, to #2 CSI in overtime in the CUNY Athletic Conference Championship game at Brooklyn College Field on Saturday afternoon. The Dolphins, who are now the CUNYAC Champions, have earned an automatic bid into the NCAA Tournament, while the Lightning will wait for a potential bid in the ECAC Metro Championships.

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Women’s Lightning Soccer Team Falls to CSI in Overtime in the CUNYAC Finals, 2-1

November 5, 2015 12:37 pm Athletics, Student Affairs, Students

Thanks to freshman standout Chelsea Harris’ four goals, the women’s soccer team defeated John Jay 5-0 (4-11-2). The victory gives Lehman a berth in the CUNYAC finals scheduled for Saturday, November 7, at 2 p.m. at Brooklyn College, where Lehman will take on the College of Staten Island.

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Former Olympian Joel Phillip Named Lehman Track Coach

August 6, 2015 5:01 pm Athletics

Joel Phillip, a former Olympian who participated in the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games, is Lehman’s newest men’s and women’s track/field and cross country head coach.

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