Softball, Headlines

Weather forecast alters softball weekend schedule

LEBANON, Tenn. – Weather forecasts have altered this weekend’s Cumberland softball game schedule, with the Phoenix now set to play a tripleheader on Friday against Indiana Tech beginning at 10 a.m. Central Time at the CU Softball Field.

Bowling, Headlines

Seven bowlers earn Academic All-MSC accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Seven Cumberland bowlers – four women and three men – were named Academic All-Mid-South Conference on Wednesday, as announced by the league office in advance of the conference championships this weekend in Bowling Green, Ky.

Wrestling, Headlines

Four wrestlers automatically qualify for NAIA Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Four Cumberland wrestlers – senior Brandon Weber, junior DeAndre Jones, sophomore John Olivieri and freshman Shota Sisco – all qualified for the NAIA Championships set for March 2-3 in Des Moines, Iowa, as announced by the national office on Tuesday.

Baseball, Headlines

Phoenix drop slugfest at Martin Methodist

LEBANON, Tenn. – Nick Mira posted three hits and five RBIs and Jared Schmidt added three hits and two runs scored, but Cumberland gave up five runs in the bottom of the eighth, dropping an 11-10 decision at Martin Methodist on Tuesday afternoon in Pulaski, Tenn.

Softball, Headlines

CU drops pair of pitchers' duals

LEBANON, Tenn. – Karley Hobbs pitched 11 2/3 innings combined allowing two hits, no runs and striking out one helping Truett-McConnell post 2-1 and 1-0 victories over the Phoenix on Tuesday at the CU Softball Field.

Baseball, Headlines

Baseball sweeps Saints with 7-6, 8-7 wins

LEBANON, Tenn. – Nick Mira’s two-run single capped a four-run bottom of the seventh in the opener and Rayden Sierra posted two hits and three RBIs in the second contest, helping Cumberland register 7-6 and 8-7 victories over the University of St. Francis [IL] in baseball action here Monday afternoon at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.

Women's Track & Field, Headlines

Blankenship, Barnett lead tracksters at MSC Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Taylor Blankenship finished second in the 1,000-meters while sophomore Kalea Barnett placed second in the shot put and third in the weight throw, leading the Cumberland women’s track and field teams to fourth-place showing over the weekend at the Mid-South Conference Indoor Championships in Columbus, Ohio.

Men's Track & Field, Headlines

Barlow wins 3,000, Covile takes second in high jump for CU men

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Joel Barlow won the 3,000-meters, freshman David Covile took second in the high jump and sophomore Jordan Hill placed third in the 800-meters for Cumberland men’s track and field over the weekend in the Mid-South Conference Indoor Championships in Columbus, Ohio.

Baseball, Headlines

Blackwell posts three hits, four RBIs in CU split with St. Francis

LEBANON, Tenn. – Kyle Blackwell homered twice and drove in the winning run with a double in the seventh inning, helping Cumberland earn a split of the doubleheader with a 4-3 victory over the University of St. Francis [IL] in baseball action here Sunday afternoon at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.