Athletics

Melilli Named Head Coach

November 12, 2014 11:06 am Athletics, Student Affairs, Students, Uncategorized

After being named Coach of the Year, Casey Melilli has been elevated to the position of Head Coach for the women’s soccer program.

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John Pollina Wins 2014 CUNYAC Cross Country Championship

November 3, 2014 11:54 am Athletics, Student Affairs, Students

Sophomore John Pollina won the 2014 CUNY Athletic Conference Men’s Cross Country Championship 8K race, held at Van Cortlandt Park. Senior Thamare Rejouis earned CUNYAC All-Star status, finishing in 15th place overall in the Women’s Championship.

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NY Daily News Golden Gloves Hall of Fame: Davey Vasquez

April 16, 2014 10:13 am Alumni, Athletics, In the News

His championship wins in 1968 and 1969 made Vasquez the only Gloves competitor to win titles at both the old and new Madison Square Garden. BY Stephen Lorenzo NEW YORK DAILY NEWS Wednesday, April 16, 2014, 6:00 AM Dan Farrell He might not be as mentally sharp as he once was, but as Davey Vasquez [...]

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Scholarship Students Plan to Work for a Better Bronx and Healthier World

December 17, 2013 1:40 pm Athletics, Financial Aid, Health Sciences Dept, Lehman Scholars Program, Nursing Dept, Philosophy Dept, Psychology Dept, Scholarship Students, Speech-Language-Hearing Sciences Dept, Student Awards, Students, Wellness Program

Lehman College congratulates four recent scholarship recipients – three from the Bronx CUNY Scholarship Fund and one from the New York Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. All have plans to work for the well-being of Bronx residents and advocate for a healthier global village. Francisco Cruz and Sharonda Oppong-Addae are Bronx CUNY Scholars and Genill Reynoso is an Elias Karmon Scholar; Imani Dubois received the New York Hispanic Chamber of Commerce award.

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Unleashing New Passion On Ice: Lehman Ready for Kingsbridge National Ice Center to Become Reality

December 11, 2013 1:00 am Athletics, Bronx Small Business Development Center, Health Sciences Dept, Multimedia Center, President Fernández, Students

On December 10, the New York City Council approved the re-development of the Kingsbridge Armory, two blocks south of the Lehman College campus. Plans call for the Armory to be transformed into the city’s largest indoor ice rink, featuring nine rinks that will be open year round, state of the art facilities, seating for 5,000 people, and community and educational space. Since the beginning of the process, Lehman College and President Ricardo R. Fernández have supported the development of the ice center and sought opportunities for collaboration.

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Lehman Athletics Department, PGA to Provide Discounted Tickets for Major Golf Tournament

June 17, 2013 10:05 am Athletics, Student Affairs

Seventy-five percent of all ticket sales purchased through Tickets-Fore-Charity will go directly to the Athletics Department.

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Two Lehman Athletes Named All-American

May 31, 2013 10:14 am Athletics, Student Awards, Students

Senior Jasmine Springer and junior Tobi Alli finished their time at the NCAA Division III Women’s Outdoor Track and Field Championships in grand style—both earned All-American status, while leading Lehman College to the 26th place finish in the country.

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Student-Athletes Honored at Annual End-of-Year Banquet

May 20, 2013 7:05 am Athletics, President Fernández, Student Awards, Students

The Department of Athletics celebrated the 2012-13 athletic season with an end-of-the-year banquet honoring the best and brightest student athletes of the season.

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Sports News: Student-Athletes Honored, Senior Tobi Alli Makes Best Long Jump in Track and Field

April 8, 2013 4:57 pm Athletics, Student Affairs, Student Awards, Students

In celebration of National Student-Athlete Day, the Lehman Athletics Department recognized fifty-four of its student-athletes for their achievements in the classroom and in the surrounding community.

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Junior Tobi Alli Named MVP at CUNYAC Indoor Track Championships; Women Finish Second, Men Sixth

February 27, 2013 10:21 am Athletics, Student Affairs, Students

Junior Tobi Alli was named the women’s Most Valuable Player for the second consecutive season, as she scored 38 points on her own, setting a new CUNYAC Championships meet record in the process.

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Lehman Athletes Honored at CUNYAC/ConEdison All Stars Luncheon

February 14, 2013 12:53 pm Athletics, Students

Freshman Jennifer Navarro was named CUNYAC Women’s Basketball Rookie of the Year and junior Kevin Gil earned Second Team All-Star honors.

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Men’s Swimming and Diving Teams Capture 2013 CUNYAC/Applebee’s Championship

February 8, 2013 8:51 am Athletics

The Lehman College men’s swimming and diving teams captured the 2013 CUNY Athletic Conference/Applebee’s Championship.

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