Men's Tennis

Men's tennis drops exhibition match to Southern Utah

LEBANON, Tenn. – Southern Utah swept the three doubles matches and all six singles outings in straight sets, posting a 7-0 victory over Cumberland in men’s tennis exhibition action Sunday in Clarksville, Tenn.


Wrestling

Favors places seventh for CU wrestling at MVC Invite

LEBANON, Tenn. – Alema Favors won six matches en route to seventh place and Anthony Maia picked up two victories for Cumberland wrestling over the weekend at the Missouri Valley College Invitational in Marshall, Mo.


Men's Volleyball

Fontbonne too much for Phoenix

LEBANON, Tenn. – Josh Faley and Brendon Schwartze registered 11 kills apiece for Fontbonne University, offsetting Cumberland’s balanced attack in a 3-0 victory for the Griffins here Saturday in men’s volleyball action at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Men's Tennis

Venezuelan Ramirez inks with CU tennis

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s tennis coach Thiago Lins announced the signing of Frangil Ramirez to scholarship papers this week for the 2019-20 academic year, the third Phoenix signee for next season.


Men's Volleyball

Bluefield too much for CU men in first-ever match

LEBANON, Tenn. – Christian Lester posted eight kills and Angel Acevedo Reyes added seven, but Bluefield College countered with 12 kills from Alberto Chiaparini and 26 assists by Chaz Franqui, holding off Cumberland in the final two sets in the inaugural match for the Phoenix men’s volleyball program here Friday night at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Men's Basketball

Second-half run sends CU men to third straight loss

PIKEVILLE, Ky. – Fifteenth-ranked University of Pikeville scored 13 straight points midway through the second half, breaking open a three-point game and holding off a late charge from Cumberland for a 77-70 win over the Phoenix in men’s basketball action here Thursday night at the East Kentucky Expo Center.


Women's Basketball

CU women let lead slip away in fourth quarter

PIKEVILLE, Ky. – The University of Pikeville put together a 12-0 run midway through the fourth quarter, taking its first lead of the game with 3:38 remaining, and held off Cumberland, 71-67, in women’s basketball action here Thursday night at the East Kentucky Expo Center.


Women's Volleyball

Ratliff inks with CU volleyball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University women’s volleyball coach Kathy Slaughter announced the signing of Columbia, Tenn., native Erika Ratliff this week to scholarship papers for the 2019-20 academic year.


Men's Volleyball

Phoenix men picked second in MSC Preseason Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University men’s volleyball tied for second in the North Division in the Mid-South Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll released recently by the league office.