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Cumberland finishes fourth in MSC President's Cup standings

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University finished fourth among eight schools in the Mid-South Conference President’s Cup standings, conference officials announced recently, the highest finish for the Phoenix since a second-place showing in 2012-13.


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Hunt, Pavan, Haley honored by Mid-South Conference

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University’s Ron Pavan, Woody Hunt and Dr. Mary Lewis Haley all received awards this week during the annual Mid-South Conference Summer Meetings in Bowling Green, Ky.


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Baseball camps continue throughout June

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball camps continue through the month of June, with Fundamental Camp, Hitting and Pitching Camp and Advanced Fundamental Camp all scheduled at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Former All-American Clayton returns to CU coaching staff

LEBANON, Tenn. – Former Cumberland All-American Robert Clayton is returning to his alma mater to serve as the team’s pitching coach, effective XXXX, as announced this week by head coach Woody Hunt. This marks Clayton’s third stint on the coaching staff at Cumberland.


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Sierra voted First Team All-America by NAIA

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland senior Rayden Sierra earned First Team All-America honors this week, as selected by the NAIA Baseball All-America committee and announced this week by the national office following the conclusion of the Avista-NAIA World Series in Lewiston, Idaho.


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Five baseball players garner NAIA Scholar-Athlete accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball players Travis Dohr, Joseph Midgett, Rayden Sierra, Daulton Smith and Parker Ward earned 2018 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete on Friday, as announced by the national office at the conclusion of the Avista-NAIA Championships in Lewiston, Idaho.


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Sierra garners Academic All-America accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland senior Rayden Sierra was named Second Team Academic All-America presented by Google Cloud, as voted by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) and released Monday by the national organization.


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146 student-athletes, athletic trainers named to Spring 2018 Dean's List

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University released a list of students who qualified for the Dean’s List for the Spring 2018 semester, with 146 student-athletes and athletic trainers achieving a 3.50 grade-point-average and above on all classes attempted for the semester.


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Sierra voted CoSIDA Academic All-District

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland senior Rayden Sierra was voted CoSIDA Academic All-District® 2 College Division, as announced by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) recently. Sierra is now entered into the pool of candidates for Academic All-America honors.


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CU reaches 500K goal, holds ground-breaking for softball complex

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University completed its $500K Athletics Investment Campaign this week just before the prescribed deadline and also held a ground-breaking for a new softball stadium and press box during the Board of Trust meeting on campus Wednesday.


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Baseball season ends with 3-2 loss

LEBANON, Tenn. – Blake Young tossed a complete game and Mykel Gordon hit a two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth, but Tyler Shumpert struck out 13 batters in eight-plus innings in seventh-ranked Oklahoma Wesleyan’s 3-2 victory over Cumberland on Wednesday in the NAIA Baseball Championship Opening Round in Upland, Ind.


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Five-run innings helps CU get past Taylor, 5-2

LEBANON, Tenn. – Curtis Hoppe battled through seven innings on the mound and Cumberland plated five runs with the aid of just one hit in the fourth inning in posting a 5-2 victory over Taylor University on Wednesday in the NAIA Baseball Championship Opening Round in Upland, Ind.


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Hunt's grand slam leads CU past Northwestern, 8-7

LEBANON, Tenn. – Jordan Hunt belted a grand slam down the leftfield line with two outs in the bottom of the eighth, backing up 4.2 innings of relief by Andy Garretson, helping Cumberland escape with an 8-7 victory over Northwestern College in the NAIA Baseball Championship Opening Round on Tuesday in Upland, Ind.


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Big innings send FHU past Phoenix

LEBANON, Tenn. – Hector Morales, Jared Schmidt, Carlos Moseley and Mikel Gordon each homered for Cumberland, but 24th-ranked Freed-Hardeman scored 10 combined runs in the fifth and sixth innings, pulling away for a 13-8 victory in the NAIA Baseball Championship Opening Round on Monday in Upland, Ind.


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Baseball headed to Taylor University for NAIA Opening Round

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball received an at-large berth into the NAIA Championship Opening Round on Wednesday and will play Freed-Hardeman in Upland, Ind., on Monday, May 14.


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Baseball drops 7-2 decision to Georgetown

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Rayden Sierra and Caleb Kellogg each collected two hits and Monty Stevens worked six strong innings, but Georgetown College scored four times in the ninth inning to break open a close game and claim a 7-2 victory over Cumberland here Sunday afternoon at the Mid-South Conference Baseball Championships.


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UPDATE: Baseball, softball games adjusted at MSC Championships

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Continuing rain has canceled all softball games for Saturday and Cumberland’s baseball game will now start between 8-9 p.m. at the at the Mid-South Conference Championships here in Bowling Green, as announced Saturday afternoon by the league office.


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Cumberland leads 6-5, game suspended versus Lindsey Wilson

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Mykel Gordon homered and drove in two runs, Jared Schmidt collected three hits and Rayden Sierra drove in a pair of runs, as Cumberland took a 6-5 lead in the bottom of the seventh over Lindsey Wilson before the rains came and suspended the contest late Friday night in the Mid-South Conference Baseball Championships at Bowling Green Ballpark.


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Phoenix unable to hold lead in 9-8 loss

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Rayden Sierra and Hector Morales each homered and Cumberland jumped ahead early, but 21st-ranked Campbellsville used a four-run inning to take the lead and posted a 9-8 victory over the Phoenix in the Mid-South Conference Baseball Championships here Thursday afternoon at Bowling Green Ballpark.


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Mira's five RBIs lead 12-9 CU win in seesaw affair

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Nick Mira hit a pair of home runs and Cumberland scored six times in the bottom of the eighth, overcoming a big inning by the University of Pikeville to post a 12-9 victory in the first round of the Mid-South Conference Baseball Championships here Thursday afternoon at Bowling Green Ballpark.


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135 athletic personnel, student-athletes set for graduation Saturday

LEBANON, Tenn. – One hundred and thirty-five current and former Cumberland student-athletes, athletic trainers and athletic staff will receive their degrees this Saturday in the 176th Commencement ceremonies on the lawn of Memorial Hall. It marks the sixth straight year of more than 100 graduates for athletic department student-athletes and personnel.


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Sierra voted MSC Player of the Year; seven players earn All-MSC honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Rayden Sierra was voted Mid-South Conference Player of the Year, Carlos Moseley earned First Team All-Mid-South honors and five players were named Second Team All-MSC, as announced by the league office during a pre-tournament banquet Wednesday night in Bowling Green, Ky.


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Eighteen baseball players earn Academic All-MSC accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Eighteen Cumberland baseball players were named Academic All-Mid-South Conference on Tuesday, as announced by the league office in advance of this week’s conference tournament that begins Thursday in Bowling Green, Ky.


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Baseball taking on Pikeville in MSC Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball will play the University of Pikeville at 3 p.m. CT on Thursday in the first round of the Mid-South Conference Championships at Bowling Green Ballpark in Bowling Green, Ky., as announced by the league office Sunday.


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Hunt picks up 1,500th NAIA victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – With Saturday’s doubleheader sweep at Shawnee State, Cumberland University baseball coach Woody Hunt posted his 1,500th NAIA victory, adding to the list of superlatives for the organization’s winningest active head coach.


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Baseball sweeps doubleheader to end regular season

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland homered six times in the opener, two by Peyton Wheatley, and used big innings in both contests to sweep a doubleheader, 17-4 and 11-8, over Shawnee State in the final regular season games for the Phoenix on Saturday in Portsmouth, Ohio.


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Phoenix take series opener at Shawnee, 7-6

LEBANON, Tenn. – Jared Schmidt homered twice, Peyton Wheatley doubled and scored the winning run in the ninth and Blake Young tossed 3.1 scoreless innings of relief for his fourth victory of the year for Cumberland in a 7-6 win Friday afternoon over Shawnee State in Portsmouth, Ohio.


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Tuesday baseball games canceled

LEBANON, Tenn. – Continuous rain over the last two days has canceled Tuesday’s baseball doubleheader between Cumberland and Brescia University at Schadler Field in Owensboro, Ky.


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Sierra, Young earn Mid-South Player of the Week honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Rayden Sierra and Blake Young were voted Mid-South Conference Player and Pitcher of the Week, respectively, on Monday after their performances last week for the Phoenix.


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Phoenix baseball salvages final game of series

LEBANON, Tenn. – Blake Young tossed 4.1 innings of scoreless relief to get the win while Rayden Sierra and Mykel Gordon each posted three hits and Gordon drove in three runs, as Cumberland salvaged the final game of the series, 8-5, at 13th-ranked University of the Cumberlands in baseball action Saturday in Williamsburg, Ky.


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Six errors doom Phoenix in 8-7 road loss

LEBANON, Tenn. – Rayden Sierra hit a three-run homer and Caleb Kellogg drove in a pair of runs, but Cumberland committed six errors, leading to four unearned runs in 13th-ranked University of the Cumberlands 8-7 win over the Phoenix in baseball action Friday night in Williamsburg, Ky.


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Baseball falls 10-8 at Bethel

LEBANON, Tenn. – Hector Morales and Mykel Gordon each posted three hits with two RBIs, but Bethel University took advantage of four Cumberland errors and the Wildcats scored in every inning en route to a 10-8 victory over the Phoenix in baseball action Wednesday evening in McKenzie, Tenn.


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Wesleyan walk-off spoils Phoenix rally

LEBANON, Tenn. – Kyle Blackwell’s three-run homer helped Cumberland erase a four-run deficit, but an untimely error to start the bottom of the ninth allowed Tennessee Wesleyan to post a 7-6 victory over the Phoenix in baseball action Tuesday afternoon in Athens, Tenn.


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Wet conditions cancel Sunday baseball game

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s baseball game against Campbellsville University set for Sunday afternoon was first pushed back and then called altogether because of extremely wet field conditions, including standing water in the outfield.


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Saturday baseball game canceled; rescheduled for Sunday

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s baseball game against Campbellsville University set for Saturday afternoon has been canceled due to inclement weather. The two teams will try again Sunday at 1 p.m. to conclude the three-game series.


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Tigers sweep two from baseball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Campbellsville University pounded out 20 hits with four home runs in the opener and Logan Roberts homered in both contests, driving in six combined runs, as the 20th-ranked Tigers swept a doubleheader, 17-6 and 5-3, over Cumberland in baseball action here Friday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Weekend series adjusted versus Campbellsville

LEBANON, Tenn. – Forecasts calling for a 70 percent chance of rain on Saturday have once again caused movement in the Cumberland baseball schedule, with the Phoenix set to take on 20th-ranked Campbellsville University this weekend at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Baseball hangs on for 8-6 win at Bryan

LEBANON, Tenn. – Carlos Moseley posted an RBI base hit and a two-run single, Rayden Sierra and Jordan Hunt each homered and Cumberland used six hurlers, getting the final out with the bases loaded for an 8-6 victory over 10th-ranked Bryan College in baseball action Tuesday evening in Dayton, Tenn.


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Hoppe garners MSC Pitcher of the Week accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland senior Curtis Hoppe earned Mid-South Conference Pitcher of the Week honors on Monday, allowing one run on five hits in a 4-1 victory at Georgetown College.


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Fast start propels Phoenix past Georgetown

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland scored five runs apiece in the first and second innings and Polo Portela tossed 7.1 innings in a 12-5 victory over Georgetown College, completing a series sweep in baseball action Friday in Georgetown, Ky.


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Gordon's homers, pitching lead baseball to doubleheader sweep

LEBANON, Tenn. – Mykel Gordon hit a three-run homer in the opener and a solo shot in the second contest while Thomas Galart and Curtis Hoppe each tossed complete games, leading Cumberland to 8-3 and 4-1 victories over Georgetown College in baseball action Thursday in Georgetown, Ky.


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Wilkerson's season begins on DL in Colorado Springs

LEBANON, Tenn. – Former Cumberland All-American pitcher Aaron Wilkerson begins his 2018 season today with the Colorado Springs Sky Sox in the Pacific Coast League, the Triple-A affiliate for the Milwaukee Brewers, though Wilkerson starts the year on the disabled list, an injury suffered last week to his non-throwing shoulder.


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Late rally falls short for CU, 15-10

LEBANON, Tenn. – Darcy Moore posted three hits with a pair of three-run homers and Freed-Hardeman scored 14 runs in the first five innings, holding off a late Cumberland rally in a 15-10 victory over the Phoenix in baseball action here Wednesday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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500K Athletics Investment Campaign reaches halfway mark

LEBANON, Tenn. – With 50 days remaining before the May 23 deadline, Cumberland University sits a little over halfway to its goal in the 500K Athletics Investment Campaign launched almost two months ago by the University.


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Phoenix pound out 20 hits in 16-6 win

LEBANON, Tenn. – Janson Neff hit a pair of home runs, Rayden Sierra posted three hits and two RBIs and Cumberland belted seven homers in a 16-6 victory over Martin Methodist in baseball action here Tuesday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Baseball, softball games shifted to Thursday-Friday versus Georgetown

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University baseball and softball games scheduled for this weekend against Georgetown College have been shifted to Thursday-Friday because of inclement weather scheduled for Saturday and Sunday in Lebanon and Georgetown, Ky.


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Don't miss summer sports camps at Cumberland

LEBANON, Tenn. – Dates and information for Cumberland spring and summer sports camps for baseball, softball, volleyball and basketball may be found at www.cumberlandcamps.com. Information for all camps may be found online and sign-ups and payments can be made for all of the camps.


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Phoenix baseball splits Saturday twinbill

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Rayden Sierra and Carlos Moseley each hit three-run homers and Peyton Wheatley was 3-for-3 with two RBIs and two runs scored in a 13-3 victory, but Lindsey Wilson’s Tyler Russell tossed a complete game in the second contest, giving the Blue Raiders a 12-3 win and the series victory here Saturday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Blue Raiders bang around Phoenix, 9-3

LEBANON, Tenn. – Steven Calderon, Tyler Maskill and Manny Chavarria each drove in two runs, backing up a complete game from Ricky Winfield, in Lindsey Wilson’s 9-3 victory over Cumberland in the baseball series opener Friday afternoon here at Ernest L. Stockton-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Kellogg's three hits, four RBIs help CU to sweep over Brescia

LEBANON, Tenn. – Rayden Sierra and Peyton Wheatley each hit two-run homers in a sux-run sixth inning in the opener and Caleb Kellogg was 3-for-4 with a double, home run and four RBIs in the second contest, helping Cumberland sweep Brescia University, 7-4 and 9-2, in baseball action Tuesday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Pitching leads baseball to doubleheader sweep

LEBANON, Tenn. – Thomas Galart allowed two unearned runs in nine innings and Polo Portela gave up one run in seven innings while Jared Schmidt posted three RBIs in Cumberland’s doubleheader sweep, 3-2 and 2-1, against Kentucky Christian on a frigid and windy Friday afternoon in Grayson, Ky.


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Baseball adds home doubleheader versus Brescia

LEBANON, Tenn. – Continued rain and snow in northern Kentucky has caused a change in the Cumberland baseball schedule for next week, with the Phoenix now hosting Brescia University for a doubleheader on Tuesday, March 27, at 1 p.m. at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Phoenix ranked 25th in NAIA Coaches' Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball ranks 25th in this week’s NAIA Coaches’ Poll, the first appearance this season for the Phoenix in the Top 25, as announced Tuesday by the national office.


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Pikeville takes final game of series, 9-4

LEBANON, Tenn. – Jacob Alvarado and Jay Vincent each collected three hits, backing up 6.2 innings of solid pitching from Aaron Hedgecock and leading the University of Pikeville to a 9-4 victory over Cumberland in baseball action Sunday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Baseball ends losing streak with doubleheader sweep

LEBANON, Tenn. – Jared Schmidt, Rayden Sierra and Mykel Gordon all homered in the first game and Gordon added a two-run homer in the second contest, helping Cumberland end a two-game losing streak with a doubleheader sweep against the University of Pikeville, 11-5 and 6-2, on Saturday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Big inning sends Bethel past CU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Jack Surber’s three-run homer capped a four-run fifth inning, part ofa 3-for-3 day for Surber, propelling Bethel University to a 6-2 victory over Cumberland in baseball action Wednesday in McKenzie, Tenn.


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Baseball weekend series moved to Saturday-Sunday

LEBANON, Tenn. – Weather forecasts have moved Cumberland’s weekend baseball series to Saturday-Sunday against the University of Pikeville, with Saturday’s doubleheader starting at Noon and Sunday’s single game at 1 p.m. at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Wesleyan shuts out CU, 1-0

LEBANON, Tenn. – Philip Sieli tossed 7.1 shutout innings and Sid Kumar delivered a pinch-hit RBI single in the eighth inning, giving Tennessee Wesleyan a 1-0 victory over Cumberland in baseball action here Tuesday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Baseball series versus Sterling canceled

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s baseball series this weekend against Sterling College has been canceled and will not be made-up. The Phoenix return home next week, taking on Tennessee Wesleyan at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 13 at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Phoenix complete sweep at Texarkana

TEXARKANA, Texas – Thomas Galart tossed seven strong innings in the opener and Carlos Moseley collected two hits and two RBIs in the second contest, helping Cumberland sweep a doubleheader, 3-1 and 5-3, over 21st-ranked Texas A&M-Texarkana in baseball action here Wednesday at George Dobson Field.


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Cumberland baseball sweeps LSUS

SHREVEPORT, La. – Cumberland scored five combined runs in the fifth and sixth innings to overcome a four-run deficit and win the opener, 5-4, and the Phoenix exploded for five runs in the third and eight more in the fourth in a 16-5 win, sweeping a doubleheader from LSU-Shreveport in baseball action here Tuesday at Pilots Field.


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Sierra named Mid-South Player of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Rayden Sierra was voted Mid-South Conference Player of the Week on Monday after batting .615 with a school single-game record four home runs with eight RBIs versus Bryan College, as announced by the league office.


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Baseball schedule altered for Spring Break trip

LEBANON, Tenn. – Weather from this past weekend has caused changes to the Cumberland baseball schedule during its Spring Break trip to Texas and Louisiana, beginning with the cancellation of Monday’s contest at Texas A&M-Texarkana.


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Phoenix walk-off twice in 3-0, 6-4 victories

LEBANON, Tenn. – Carlos Moseley hit a three-run walkoff homer in the first game and Mykel Gordon did the same in the second contest, this one a two-run shot in the 10th inning, helping Cumberland to 3-0 and 6-4 victories over Indiana Wesleyan in baseball action Saturday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Mira's three-run homer carries CU to 5-3 win

LEBANON, Tenn. – Thomas Galart worked seven strong innings, allowed one earned run, and Nick Mira belted a go-ahead three-run homer in the sixth inning, helping Cumberland to a 5-3 victory over Indiana Wesleyan in baseball action Friday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Sierra hits four homers in 15-8 CU victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Rayden Sierra hit four home runs and drove in eight while Nick Mira added three hits and Kyle Blackwell’s two-run single in the sixth put Cumberland ahead for good in a 15-8 victory over Bryan College in baseball action here Tuesday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Mira garners Mid-South Player of the Week honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Nick Mira was voted Mid-South Conference Baseball Player of the Week on Monday, batting .429 (6-for-14) with two doubles, one home run, and 10 RBIs in five games for the Phoenix.


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Phoenix sweep two from RedHawks

LEBANON, Tenn. – Kyle Blackwell hit a grand slam in the first game and Thomas Galart and Polo Portela each worked six innings for victories on the mound, as Cumberland swept a doubleheader against Martin Methodist, 12-6 and 5-2, on Friday in baseball action here at the Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Baseball adds Friday doubleheader versus Martin Methodist

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball has added a home doubleheader for Friday at Noon against Martin Methodist at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium, as announced late Thursday by head coach Woody Hunt.


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Blackwell earns TSWA Player of the Week accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University’s Kyle Blackwell batted .429 with a double, two home runs and four RBIs in two games for the Phoenix, earning Tennessee Sports Writers Association Player of the Week honors Tuesday.


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Rain washes out weekend series

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s baseball series against Siena Heights University set for this weekend at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium has been canceled because of weather concerns on Saturday and Sunday in the middle Tennessee area.


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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.


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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.


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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.


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Friday baseball games canceled

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s baseball doubleheader scheduled for Friday against Bethel University has been canceled because of inclement weather, the second cancellation between the Phoenix and Wildcats this week. No makeup date has been set at this time.


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Weather rearranges weekend baseball schedule

LEBANON, Tenn. – Weather continues to play havoc with the Cumberland baseball schedule, with several changes for the weekend already put into place starting Friday.


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Rain cancels Wednesday baseball versus Bethel

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball’s home opener Wednesday against Bethel University has been canceled because of inclement weather in the middle Tennessee area. No makeup date has been set at this time.


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Baseball game at Freed-Hardeman canceled

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s baseball game scheduled for Monday at Freed-Hardeman has been canceled due to unplayable field conditions. No make-up date has been set at this time.


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Miscues hamper baseball in 9-1 loss

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland committed five errors in the first four innings that led to seven Faulkner runs and the Eagles finished off a three-game sweep of the Phoenix with a 9-1 victory in baseball action Friday in Montgomery, Ala.


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Big innings help Faulkner sweep Phoenix

LEBANON, Tenn. – Hector Morales collected three doubles in the opener but Faulkner University’s Te’Kwaan Whyte belted a grand slam and the Eagles plated four unearned runs in the second contest, posting 5-2 and 6-3 victories over Cumberland in baseball action Thursday in Montgomery, Ala.


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Cumberland announces 500K Athletic Investment campaign

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University Athletics announced a 500K Investment initiative this week aimed at facility upgrades and additions in three specific areas – the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center, the CU Softball Field and Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


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Weather alters weekend baseball schedule

LEBANON, Tenn. – Weather has impacted Cumberland baseball’s weekend plans in Montgomery, Ala., with the Phoenix now set to play Faulkner University in a three-game series beginning Thursday at 4:30 p.m. at Harrison Field on the Faulkner campus.


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Moseley garners Mid-South POW honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland junior Carlos Moseley was voted the Mid-South Conference Baseball Player of the Week on Monday after batting .462 with two doubles, one home run and three RBIs in three victories for the Phoenix.


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Baseball completes sweep with 10-3, 7-3 victories

LEBANON, Tenn. – Carlos Moseley doubled twice, posted three hits, drove in a run and scored another in the opener and Hector Morales drove in three runs, including a two-run homer, in the second contest, as Cumberland completed a doubleheader sweep with 10-3 and 7-3 victories over Reinhardt University in baseball action Saturday in Waleska, Ga.


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Phoenix come back for 3-2 opening win

LEBANON, Tenn. – Carlos Moseley homered, Mykel Gordon drove home the winning run in the 10th inning and Travis Dohr got the final nine outs after a strong start from Polo Portela, as Cumberland came from behind for a 3-2 victory over Reinhardt University in the season opener Friday in Waleska, Ga.


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Annual baseball dinner, auction set for Feb. 15

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball will host its annual Leadoff Dinner and Auction at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 15 in the Benton Jennings Center on the CU campus. The evening includes a silent and live auction of baseball memorabilia as well as other donated items, with all proceeds benefitting the CU baseball program.


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Baseball opens 2018 season Friday at Reinhardt

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball opens the 2018 season with a three-game series this Friday and Saturday at Reinhardt University in Waleska, Ga. Woody Hunt enters his 37th season as head coach and 39th year with the Cumberland program, compiling an overall record of 1,529-695-5.


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2018 Baseball Preview - Pitchers

Head coach Woody Hunt concludes the preview of the 2018 Cumberland baseball team with a breakdown of the pitching staff, which returns only three hurlers who compiled 30 or more innings last season – seniors Travis Dohr and Curtis Hoppe and redshirt sophomore Brad Smith.


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Cumberland announces 2018 baseball radio broadcast schedule

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland announced its 2018 baseball radio schedule this week, which includes 28 dates and 41 total games beginning with the home opener February 14. All home contests and all Mid-South Conference games are set for broadcast on 98.9 FM WANT or 1490 AM WCOR as well as at www.GoCumberlandAthletics.com.


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2018 Baseball Preview - Outfielders

On the heels of Monday’s preview of the infielders and catchers, today head coach Woody Hunt explores the possibilities and capabilities of the outfielders as Cumberland readies for its season-opening weekend this Friday and Saturday at Reinhardt University:


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2018 Baseball Preview - Infielders/Catchers

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball opens the 2018 season with a three-game series this Friday at Reinhardt University. Woody Hunt enters his 37th season as head coach and 39th year with the Cumberland program, compiling an overall record of 1,529-695-5.


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Baseball picked fourth in MSC Preseason Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball was picked fourth in the Mid-South Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll released Friday by the league office.


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Stadium seat sponsorships available for baseball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Fans, alumni and interested parties of Cumberland University baseball may sponsor a stadium seat at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium, continuing the tradition as one of the nation’s best small college facilities.


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Baseball announces 2018 schedule

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball coach Woody Hunt announced the team’s 2018 schedule this week, which includes 26 home games and 15 contests against teams that played in last year’s NAIA National Tournament.


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CU baseball hosting annual pancake breakfast, garage sale

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball will hold its annual Pancake Breakfast and Garage Sale on the CU campus from 6 a.m. until Noon on Saturday, November 18.


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Wilkerson receives call to Major Leagues

LEBANON, Tenn. – Former Cumberland All-American pitcher Aaron Wilkerson received the call of a lifetime this week, earning a promotion to the Major Leagues, made official Friday with a transaction by the Milwaukee Brewers.


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Baseball alumni breakfast, game set for Oct. 7

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball will host an alumni breakfast and game on Saturday, October 7 during Homecoming weekend. Even more important, head coach Woody Hunt will deliver a message about the current state and future of the program.


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CU hosting All-Sports Camp on Sept. 10

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University and the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce Sports Council are teaming up for the 3rd Annual All Sports Camp for Wilson County residents ages 7-14 on Sunday, September 10 from 3-5 p.m. on the CU campus. Registration starts at 2 p.m. that day.