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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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Burgdorf posts CoSIDA Academic All-District honor

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


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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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Strode, Stuckey garner NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland seniors Savanna Strode and Morgan Stuckey earned 2018 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors, as announced last week during the 24th Annual NAIA Women’s Golf Championships in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.


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Romero Valverde shoots 77 for Phoenix

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Raquel Romero Valverde posted a five-over par 77 while seniors Abbey Burgdorf and Savanna Strode each shot 83 for Cumberland on Tuesday in the second round of the 24th Annual NAIA Women’s Golf Championships in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.


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Pages Preuss shoots 80, Burgdorf cards 81 in first round of NAIA Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Ana Laura Pages Preuss shot eight-over par 80 and senior Abbey Burgdorf carded an 81 for Cumberland late Tuesday in the first round of the 24th Annual NAIA Women’s Golf Championships at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.


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Tee times announced for women's golf at national tourney

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s golf is set to play with Marian University and Midway University in the first two rounds of the 24th Annual NAIA Championships on May 22-25 at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., as announced this week by the national office.


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Women's golf earns bid to national tournament

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s golf received an at-large berth into the 24th Annual NAIA Championships set for May 22-25 at PGA National in Palm Beach Gardens, Fla., as announced Thursday by the national office. Pairings for the event will be announced Friday by the NAIA.


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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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Women's golf signs Pilar Scenna

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University golf coach Richard Williams announced the signing of Marbella, Spain, native Maria Pilar Scenna to scholarship papers this week for the 2018-19 academic year.


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Four women's golfers garner All-MSC accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s golfers Abbey Burgdorf and Ana Laura Pages Preuss were named First Team All-Mid-South Conference while Savanna Strode and Raquel Romero Valverde garnered Second Team All-MSC honors, as announced last week by the league office at the conclusion of the conference tournament in Bowling Green, Ky.


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Strode voted MSC Champions of Character award winner

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland senior Savanna Strode was voted the Mid-South Conference Women’s Golf Champions of Character award winner, given to the student-athlete who shows the NAIA’s Five Core Character values during practice, matches and in the classroom, including Respect, Integrity, Responsibility, Servant Leadership and Sportsmanship.


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Burgdorf shoots 80, CU women finish second at MSC Championships

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Senior Abbey Burgdorf carded a final-round 80, placing third, while sophomores Ana Laura Pages Preuss and Raquel Romero Valverde each shot 82, helping Cumberland to a second-place finish at the Mid-South Conference Women’s Golf Championships here Wednesday at Bowling Green Country Club.


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Pages Preuss moves into second, CU women second at MSC Championships

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Sophomore Ana Laura Pages Preuss shot three-over par 75 and sophomore Raquel Romero Valverde carded a 78, with Cumberland in second place after the second round at the Mid-South Conference Women’s Golf Championships here Tuesday at Bowling Green Country Club.


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CU women, Burgdorf lead after completed first round

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Senior Abbey Burgdorf carded a one-over par 73 for the first-round lead and sophomore Ana Laura Pages Preuss carded a 79, helping Cumberland to a tie for first place in the team standings at the end of the first round here Tuesday in the Mid-South Conference Women’s Golf Championships.


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Rain, lightning delay, then suspend first round of MSC Championships

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Overnight rain and then lightning delayed the Mid-South Conference Golf Championships twice and then an early evening rain storm ended play after 9-to-10 holes for everyone in the field Monday here at Bowling Green Country Club.


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Six women's golfers garner Academic All-Mid-South accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s golfers Abbey Burgdorf, Ana Laura Pages Preuss, Savanna Strode, Morgan Stuckey, Raquel Romero Valverde and Cindy Williams earned Academic All-Mid-South Conference honors on Friday, as announced by the league office in advance of next week’s conference championships in Bowling Green, Ky.


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Burgdorf finishes third, CU women take second at MSC Invite

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Abbey Burgdorf posted her second straight five-over par 77 to place third and senior Savanna Strode shot 79, helping Cumberland women’s golf to a second-place finish as a team Tuesday at the Mid-South Conference Spring Invitational in Burkesville, Ky.


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Burgdorf tied for third, CU tied for first at MSC Spring Invite

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Abbey Burgdorf carded a first-round 77 while sophomore Raquel Romero Valverde and senior Savanna Strode each shot 80 and Cumberland is tied for the team lead on Monday at the Mid-South Conference Spring Invitational in Burkesville, Ky.


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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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Romero Valverde ties for fifth; team places fourth at Phoenix Invite

OLD HICKORY, Tenn. – Sophomore Raquel Romero Valverde shot six-over par 78, tying for fifth, and senior Abbey Burgdorf posted a second-round 79, helping Cumberland to a fourth-place finish on Tuesday at the Phoenix Invitational here at Old Hickory Country Club.


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Romero Valverde cards 76; CU in fifth as team

OLD HICKORY, Tenn. – Sophomore Raquel Romero Valverde carded a four-over par 76 and senior Abbey Burgdorf shot 78, helping Cumberland women’s golf to fifth-place among 12 teams on a windy and overcast Monday here at Old Hickory Country Club.


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Women's golf moves up three spots to 21st in NAIA Coaches' Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – After winning this week’s tournament in Gainesville, Ga., Cumberland women’s golf moved up three spots to 21st in the NAIA Coaches’ Top 25 Poll released Friday afternoon by the national office.


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CU women take first at Golden Tigers Invite

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Abbey Burgdorf tied for the low round of the day with a two-over par 74 and sophomore Ana Laura Pages Preuss shot 79, helping Cumberland to a first place team showing on Tuesday at the Golden Tigers Spring Invitational at Chattahoochee Golf Club in Gainesville, Ga.


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Pages Preuss cards 76; CU takes 10-shot lead after first round

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Ana Laura Pages Preuss carded a four-over par 76 for second place and sophomore Raquel Romero Valverde shot 78, leading Cumberland to a first-place team showing after the first round of the Golden Tiger Spring Invitational at Chattahoochee Golf Club in Gainesville, Ga.


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Women's golf ranked 24th in NAIA Coaches' Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s golf remained 24th in the first spring edition of the NAIA Coaches’ Top 25 Poll released Friday afternoon by the national office.


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Rain cancels second round for women at Loyola

LEBANON, Tenn. – Despite playing the front nine in the rain on Tuesday at Oak Harbor Golf Club, scores revert to the end of the first round, with senior Abbey Burgdorf finishing fifth, sophomore Raquel Romero Valverde placing ninth and Cumberland in third as a team at the Loyola Wolf Pack Invitational.


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Burgdorf posts first-round 77, Romero Valverde cards 78 for CU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Abbey Burgdorf posted a first-round five-over par 77 and sophomore Raquel Romero Valverde added a 78, leading Cumberland women’s golf on Monday at the Loyola Invitational at Oak Harbor Golf Club in Slidell, La., in the first round of the spring semester for the Phoenix.


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Lebanon's Anderson inks with CU golf

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland golf coach Rich Williams announced the signing of Lebanon native Maggie Anderson to scholarship papers this week for the 2018-19 academic year. Anderson is the first Phoenix signee for next season.


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Women's golf ranked 24th in NAIA Coaches' Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s golf is ranked 24th in the first regular season edition of the NAIA Coaches’ Top 25 Poll released Friday by the national office.


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Strode shoots even par, Romero Valverde 73 for CU women

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Savanna Strode carded an even-par 72 and sophomore Raquel Romero Valverde shot one-over 73, leading Cumberland women’s golf to a third-place team finish on Tuesday at the Metro Parks/Town and Country Invitational at McCabe Golf Course in Nashville, Tenn. The tournament ends the fall schedule for the Phoenix.


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Pages Preuss cards 77 to lead CU at McCabe

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Ana Laura Pages Preuss recorded a five-over par 77 and senior Abbey Burgdorf and sophomore Raquel Romero Valverde each shot 78 for Cumberland women’s golf on Monday in the first day of the Metro Parks-Town and Country Invitational at McCabe Golf Course in Nashville, Tenn.


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Burgdorf, Valverde both shoot 74, CU women take team victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Abbey Burgdorf and sophomore Raquel Romero Valverde each shot two-over par 74 and Cumberland erased a three-shot deficit to post a team victory in women’s golf action Tuesday at the RedHawk Fall Classic at Canebrake Club in Athens, Ala.


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Pages Preuss leads by two shots after even-par 72

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Ana Laura Pages Preuss carded an even-par round of 72 to lead by two strokes and Cumberland women’s golf is second in the team standings, trailing by three shots, after the first round of the RedHawk Fall Classic on Monday at Canebrake Club in Athens, Tenn.


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Strode cards final-round 78, CU places sixth

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Savanna Strode posted a final-round six-over par 78 but no other Cumberland player shot below 80 and the Phoenix dropped to sixth in the overall standings on Tuesday at the Thomas University Invitational in Valdosta, Ga.


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Pages Preuss shoots 77 in first collegiate round

LEBANON, Tenn. – Ana Laura Pages Preuss carded a five-over par 77 in her first collegiate round while sophomore Raquel Romero Valverde and senior Savannah Strode both shot 79, leading the Cumberland women’s golf team on Monday at the Thomas University Invitational in Valdosta, Ga.


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Strode shoots 75, places eighth at MSC Fall Invite

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Savanna Strode carded a final-round three-over par 75 and senior Abbey Burgdorf posted a 79, with both players finishing in the Top 10 overall for Cumberland women’s golf on Tuesday at the Mid-South Conference Fall Invitational in Georgetown, Ky.


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Burgdorf shoots 78, Cleveland 79 for CU golf

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Abbey Burgdorf posted an opening-round 78 and junior Anna Leigh Cleveland shot 79, leading Cumberland women’s golf at the Mid-South Conference Fall Invitational on Monday in Georgetown, Ky.


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Romero Valverde posts 77 to tie for seventh

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Raquel Romero Valverde carded a five-over par 77, the second-best score of the day, moving up 15 spots to a tie for seventh and helping Cumberland women’s golf to a third-place showing at the Bill Sergent Invitational on Tuesday in London, Ky.


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Strode, Burgdorf both shoot 83 in opening round

LEBANON, Tenn. – Seniors Abbey Burgdorf and Savanna Strode each shot 83, leading Cumberland to a tie for fourth in the team standings after the first round of the Bill Sergent Invitational in women’s golf action Monday in London, Ky.


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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.


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Ten squads earn NAIA Scholar Team accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – The NAIA honored 10 Cumberland athletic squads this week as NAIA Scholar Teams for the 2016-17 academic year. Teams must obtain a 3.00 cumulative grade-point-average or higher for all eligible varsity student-athletes during the past academic year to garner the award.