First Round: Miami (FL) (L, 0-4)
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SCHOOL/RECORD: Columbia (16-6) - #53
CONFERENCE: Ivy League
HEAD COACH/RECORD: Bid Goswami (337-141)
NCAA CHAMPIONSHIP APPEARANCES: 6th
BEST NCAA FINISH: Fell to Pepperdine in the Round of 16 in 1984; Lions have never won an NCAA dual match.
2009 TEAM HIGHLIGHTS: Captured eighth Ivy League title by way of a 6-1 mark in conference… ranked as high as 53rd in the nation by Intercollegiate Tennis Association… Went 9-1 at home, with only loss coming to conference rival Brown, 4-3.
PLAYER/COACH HIGHLIGHTS: First-year Haig Schneiderman named Ivy League Rookie of the Year… Three others named All-Ivy, including senior Bogdan Borta (first team)… Junior Mihai Nichifor went 29-6 at singles, including 7-0 mark in conference play, en route to second team All-Ivy honors.