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 Highlights from Columbia Girls Outdoor Track meet on 4/27/2019
 Boys Bowling Coach-Bill Neumann- Times Union Coach of the Year!! 
       Congrats Bill!!
        High School bowling all-stars were featured in a Times Union story which also names
        Coach Bill Neumann Coach of the Year! Bill Neumann, Columbia: Much like E.F Hutton,
        when he talks, people listen. Neumann has as strong a resume as any bowler in the area,
        and he deployed that knowledge on his Blue Devils, who won the
        Section II Class A championship.

Alumni News

  • Danny Watson, Class of 2018, was featured in a Times Union story highlighting his first year pitching for the Virginia Commonwealth baseball team. “The 6-7, 205-pound freshman right-hander is pitching relief for the Virginia Commonwealth baseball team. The Rams are 14-5 on the season. The Columbia High graduate has pitched four games out of the bullpen and is 1-0 with a save and a 0.00 earned-run average. In seven innings, he’s given up one hit, no runs, no walks with three strikeouts. He picked up his save in a 9-3 victory over Cornell on March 2, going three innings, giving up a hit and getting a strikeout. His first college victory came when he threw the fourth and fifth innings and giving up no hits with a strikeout in a 9-3 victory over Marist on March 13 in Richmond, Va.”
  • Madison Burns, class of 2018 is making her mark at Hofstra University pitching 2.2 innings in relief and she picked up her first career save with two strikeouts while not surrendering a run.
  • Madison Burns continues to shine she’s Colonial Athletic Association softball pitcher of the week
  • Selena Lott, Class of 2017, continues to “Give it all she’s got”. Selena is a sophomore player for the Marquette women’s basketball team and she continues to prove she is a competitor.

Lott makes strides offensively, maintains starting spot

Family Discount Athletic Admission Pass

The Family Discount Athletic Admission Pass is available for the 2018-2019 school year. You can download the the form from the Athletic website or contact the Athletic Office 518-207-2080.

Columbia Interscholastic Sports Teams

View a list of sports for fall, winter and spring.

Fall 2019 Start Dates

Fall 2019 sports start dates

About Columbia Athletics

Columbia is a member of the New York State Public
High School Athletic Association, competing in
Class AA/A in Section II. Columbia offers nearly
70 levels (varsity, junior varsity, freshman and
modified) of interscholastic athletic opportunities
for boys and girls.

  • 40 Sectional Titles and 6 State Championships
  • 6 NYSPHSAA Sportsmanship Awards (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018) out of nearly 800 member schools
  • 20 of Columbia’s varsity athletic programs had an average GPA of 90 percent or better in 2017-18


Columbia student athletes make their college commitments Two Dozen Columbia Blue Devils Make College Commitments- Two dozen Columbia High School student athletes made their college commitments at a press conference on Thursday afternoon in the school's auditorium.
Vote buttons Budget Vote and Board Election – May 21- District residents will vote on the proposed school budget for 2019-20 on Tuesday, May 21 from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. The proposed budget, which maintains all current programs and services, totals $95,925,684, an increase of 1.76% from last year.
‘Equality is Greater than Division’ Shirts on Sale- Columbia High School’s Class of 2022 is selling shirts to promote positivity, acceptance, compassion and tolerance throughout the district. The shirt design contains three simple mathematical symbols which translate into the meaningful sentence "Equality is greater than Division."



Michael Leonard
Athletic Director
962 Luther Rd., East Greenbush, NY 12061