Stanford University’s Olivia Baker finishes eighth in 800 meters at NCAA Division I Indoor Track and Field Championships

Stanford University track and field star Olivia Baker, a Columbia High School graduate, finished in eighth place in the women’s 800-meter run at the NCAA Division I Indoor Track and Field National Championships held at Texas A&M University on Saturday, March 10. Baker finished in 2:04.54. This marked her third straight appearance in the NCAA […]

Columbia HS indoor track and field athletes enjoy fine efforts at Group 4 State Championships

MAPLEWOOD, NJ – A contingent of Columbia High School boys’ and girls’ indoor track and field athletes enjoyed solid performances at the NJSIAA Group 4 State Championships at the Bennett Center in Toms River on Feb. 17. On the girls’ side, senior Catherine Jordan took fourth in the 800-meter run in 2:18.70 and finished 11th […]

Columbia HS girls’ indoor track and field team captures SEC-American Division meet title for the eighth time in nine years

The Columbia High School girls’ indoor track and field team returned to the top of the Super Essex Conference-American Division Championship meet. The Lady Cougars won the team title at the ninth annual meet on Saturday, Dec. 23, at the Ocean Breeze Complex in Staten Island. The team won the meet title in each of […]

SOMA Star Athlete: Catherine Jordan

SOMA Star Athlete: Catherine Jordan

MAPLEWOOD, NJ — Catherine Jordan, a junior at Columbia High School, has been participating in track since age 8, having participated with the Jaguar Track Club for seven years before starting at CHS. During her freshman year at CHS, Jordan ran 2:19:08 in the 800-meter and won the Essex County Championships in high jump, both […]