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132 student-athletes, athletic trainers named to Spring 2019 Dean's List

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University released a list of students who qualified for the Dean’s List for the Spring 2019 semester, with 132 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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CU sets dates, information for Phoenix summer camps

LEBANON, Tenn. – Dates and information for 2019 Cumberland summer sports camps for baseball, softball, volleyball, soccer, football 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 finish fourth in MSC President's Cup standings

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland finished fourth among the eighth institutions in the Mid-South Conference President’s Cup standings for the 2018-19 academic year, as announced recently by the league office.


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Singletary signs with Phoenix women

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


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130 athletic personnel, student-athletes set for graduation Saturday

LEBANON, Tenn. – One hundred and thirty current and former Cumberland student-athletes, athletic trainers and athletic staff will receive their degrees this Saturday in the 177th Commencement ceremonies on the lawn of Memorial Hall. It marks the seventh straight year of more than 100 graduates for athletic department student-athletes and personnel.


Women's Volleyball

Curcio inks scholarship papers with CU volleyball

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


Women's Volleyball

Goodpasture's Johnson inks with CU volleyball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women's volleyball coach Kathy Slaughter announced the signing of Hendersonville, Tenn., native Tori Johnson to scholarship papers this week for the 2019-20 academic year.


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John A. Logan transfer Murdock signs with CU volleyball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s volleyball coach Kathy Slaughter announced the signing of Woodlawn, Ill., native and John A. Logan Community College Transfer Taytum Murdock to scholarship papers for the 2019-20 academic year.


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.


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Fall 2018 Dean's List includes 148 student-athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University released the list for Dean’s List for the Fall 2018 semester over the Christmas break, with 148 student-athletes and athletic trainers earning a 3.50 grade-point-average or better for the semester on all classes attempted.


Women's Volleyball

Sycamore's Frye inks with CU volleyball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s volleyball coach Kathy Slaughter announced the signing of Pleasant View, Tenn., native Ellie Frye to scholarship papers this week for the 2019-20 academic year.


Women's Volleyball

Nalovic named All-Region, Vadakin Assistant Coach of the Year

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland junior Masa Nalovic earned Honorable Mention All-Southeast Region honors from the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA) and Hannah Vadakin was named Assistant Coach of the Year for the Southeast Region, as announced recently by the AVCA.


Women's Volleyball

White signs with Phoenix women's volleyball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s volleyball coach Kathy Slaughter announced the signing of Suwanee, Ga., native Lael White to scholarship papers this week for the 2019-20 academic year.


Women's Volleyball

Georgia native Dodd inks with women's volleyball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s volleyball coach Kathy Slaughter announced the signing of Cumming, Ga., native Olivia Dodd to scholarship papers this week for the 2019-20 academic year.


Women's Volleyball

Texas native Rodriguez signs with Phoenix volleyball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s volleyball coach Kathy Slaughter announced the signing of San Antonio, Texas, native Bianca Rodriguez to scholarship papers for the 2019-20 academic year.


Women's Volleyball

Glassman, Snell, Nalovic garner NAIA Scholar-Athlete accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland seniors Sara Glassman and Kara Snell and junior Masa Nalovic earned 2018 Women’s Volleyball Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes honors on Friday, as announced by the national office during the NAIA Championships in Sioux City, Iowa.


Women's Volleyball

Season ends for Phoenix women in MSC semis

LEBANON, Tenn. – Abby Akins and Masa Nalovic registered six kills apiece and Ali Hanger collected 13 kills, but sixth-ranked Lindsey Wilson got 14 kills from Grace Blomstedt and 39 assists by Autumn Proctor in a 3-0 win against Cumberland in the semifinals of the Mid-South Conference Women’s Volleyball Championships on Friday in Bowling Green, Ky.


Women's Volleyball

Volleyball sweeps Patriots in MSC Tournament

LEBANON, Tenn. – Masa Nalovic paced a balanced attack with eight kills and Ali Hanger posted 18 digs, as Cumberland won its first match in a conference tournament in eight years with a 3-0 victory over the University of the Cumberlands in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Women’s Volleyball Championships on Thursday in Bowling Green, Ky.


Women's Volleyball

Nalovic, Wickham, Serna garner All-Mid-South accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Masa Nalovic was voted First Team All-Mid-South Conference and juniors Mikayla Wickham and Lyssette Serna earned Second Team All-MSC honors, as announced by the league office Wednesday night in Bowling Green, Ky.


Women's Volleyball

Eight women's volleyball players earn Academic All-MSC accolades

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


Women's Volleyball

Women's volleyball set to face Cumberlands in MSC Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s volleyball plays the University of the Cumberlands in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Championships this Thursday, as announced by the league office Monday morning.


Women's Volleyball

Tigers sweep CU in regular season finale

LEBANON, Tenn. – Abby Akins collected nine kills and Ali Hanger added 15 digs, but Georgetown College got a dozen kills apiece from Ashton Meckle and Emma Pike in a sweep over Cumberland in women’s volleyball action Thursday night in Georgetown, Ky.


Women's Volleyball

Glassman, Nalovic, Serna receive All-Tournament honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Sara Glassman, Masa Nalovic and Lyssette Serna were voted to the All-Tournament team at the Phoenix Classic over the weekend, helping the home team to a perfect 4-0 mark in the eight-team event.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix fall 3-1 to Campbellsville on Senior Night

LEBANON, Tenn. – Masa Nalovic posted 12 kills and Mikayla Wickham added nine while five Cumberland players finished with double-digit digs, but Campbellsville University outlasted the Phoenix in a 3-1 Tigers win Tuesday night in women’s volleyball action at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Volleyball

Nalovic earns MSC Player of the Week accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Masa Nalovic posted 61 kills and 11 total blocks in five matches, helping the Phoenix to five victories and earning Mid-South Conference Women’s Volleyball Attacker of the Week honors, as announced Monday by the league office.


Women's Volleyball

Women sweep two matches to finish Phoenix Classic

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Masa Nalovic collected 16 kills and Lyssette Serna posted 12 in a come-from-behind victory over Reinhardt University and Serna added 12 kills in a sweep over Bluefield College on Saturday to conclude action in the Phoenix Classic at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Volleyball

Serna, Wickham post 10 kills each in CU sweep

LEBANON, Tenn. – Lyssette Serna and Mikayla Wickham posted 10 kills apiece and Ali Hanger added 15 digs, as Cumberland swept in second straight match of the day with a 3-0 win over Union College in the Phoenix Classic on Friday at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Volleyball

Volleyball sweeps Wesleyan to start Phoenix Classic

LEBANON, Tenn. – Masa Nalovic tallied 13 kills, Mikayla Wickham added nine and Sara Glassman posted 24 assists in Cumberland’s 3-0 win over Tennessee Wesleyan here Friday in the first of four matches in the Phoenix Classic this weekend at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix overcomes slow start in 3-1 victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Masa Nalovic and Nicole Carey combined for 26 kills and 11 blocks and Cumberland hit above .250 for the final three sets, overcoming a slow start en route to a 3-1 victory over Life University in women’s volleyball action here Thursday night at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Volleyball

Blue Raiders sweep CU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Masa Nalovic posted nine kills and Mikayla Wickham and Abby Akins each collected seven, but sixth-ranked Lindsey Wilson hit .316 for the match in a 3-0 sweep over Cumberland in women’s volleyball action Tuesday night at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Volleyball

Women take third straight with 3-1 win at Pikeville

LEBANON, Tenn. – Masa Nalovic recorded a double-double with 19 kills and 11 digs, Kara Snell posted 27 digs and Sara Glassman handed out 35 assists, season-high for all three players, in Cumberland’s 3-1 victory Saturday over the University of Pikeville in women’s volleyball action in Pikeville, Ky.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix open road swing with 3-1 win at SSU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Masa Nalovic and Abby Akins each registered 12 kills and Kara Snell added 19 digs, as Cumberland won the closely-contested match, 3-1, over Shawnee State in women’s volleyball action Friday night in Portsmouth, Ohio.


Women's Volleyball

Volleyball splits on second day in St. Louis

LEBANON, Tenn. – Masa Nalovic posted 15 kills, Luciana Arena collected a dozen and Sadie Edmonston registered 11 digs and 26 assists in Cumberland’s 3-1 victory over St. Louis College of Pharmacy in women’s volleyball action Saturday to conclude the STLCOP Classic in St. Louis, Mo.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix take two matches at STLCOP

LEBANON, Tenn. – Masa Nalovic and Mikayla Wickham each posted double-figure kills and Kara Snell added 23 digs against Robert Morris and Raegan Moeller and Nalovic each registered double-digit kills versus Lyon College, as Cumberland won a pair of matches in the STLCOP Classic on Friday in St. Louis, Mo.


Women's Volleyball

Volleyball drops hard-fought 3-1 decision to Patriots

LEBANON, Tenn. – Masa Nalovic registered 17 ki9lls and Mikayla Wickham added 12, as Cumberland fought back from a set down and nearly forced a fifth set before dropping a 3-1 decision to the University of the Cumberlands in women’s volleyball action here Tuesday night.


Women's Volleyball

Nalovic posts season-best 17 kills in sweep over Georgetown

LEBANON, Tenn. – Masa Nalovic posted a season-high 17 kills, Raegan Moeller collected six blocks and Cumberland jump ahead early in all three sets, holding off Georgetown College in each for a sweep in women’s volleyball action here Thursday night at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Volleyball

CU falls in five at Campbellsville

LEBANON, Tenn. – Abbi Akins posted 15 kills and Masa Nalovic added eight, but Cumberland was unable to finish the match, losing the final two outs in a 3-2 loss to Campbellsville University in women’s volleyball action Tuesday night in Campbellsville, Ky.


Women's Volleyball

Hanger garners All-Tournament accolades at IWU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Ali Hanger earned All-Tournament honors at the IWU Invitational over the weekend, collecting 55 digs in four matches for the Phoenix.


Women's Volleyball

Volleyball splits matches on final day at IWU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Abby Akins posted nine kills and Lyssette Serna and Raegan Moeller each collected eight in a balanced attack for Cumberland in a three-set victory over the University of St. Francis [IL] in women’s volleyball action Saturday at the IWU Invitational in Marion, Ind.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix drop five-setter to St. Ambrose at IWU Invitational

LEBANON, Tenn. – Lyssette Serna and Masa Nalovic each collected 11 kills and Serna added 10 digs, but Cumberland was unable to pull itself out of an early hole, dropping a 3-2 decision to St. Ambrose University in women’s volleyball action Friday at the IWU Invitational in Marion, Ind.


Women's Volleyball

CU volleyball falls at No. 4 Lindsey Wilson

LEBANON, Tenn. – Mikayla Wickham posted nine kills and Lyssette Serna added six, but fourth-ranked Lindsey Wilson got 13 kills from Sarah Cruz and hit .420 for the match in a 3-0 victory over Cumberland in women’s volleyball action Tuesday night in Columbia, Ky.


Women's Volleyball

Glassman's double-double leads Phoenix past UPike

LEBANON, Tenn. – Lyssette Serna led a balanced attack with eight kills while Sara Glassman added 19 assists and 11 digs for her first double-double of the season, as Cumberland swept its second straight match, winning 3-0 over the University of Pikeville on Saturday at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Volleyball

Serna, Wickham post double-digit kills in CU sweep

LEBANON, Tenn. – Lyssette Serna posted 13 kills and Mikayla Wickham added 11, as Cumberland hit .412 in the opening set and made just enough plays in the final set to post a 3-0 victory over Shawnee State here Friday at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix fall on the road, 3-1

LEBANON, Tenn. – Mikayla Wickham collected 13 kills and Cumberland won the first set, but Life University dominated the final two sets in a 3-1 victory over the Phoenix in women’s volleyball action Saturday in Marietta, Ga.


Women's Volleyball

Patriots top Phoenix in straight sets

LEBANON, Tenn. – The University of the Cumberlands outhit Cumberland .361 to .083 for the match to hand the Cumberland Phoenix their first loss in Mid-South Conference action this season, falling in straight sets, 3-0 on Tuesday night at the UC Volleyball Gym.


Women's Volleyball

Glassman garners All-Tournament honors at MSC Challenge

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Sara Glassman earned All-Tournament honors at the 2018 Mid-South Conference Crossover Challenge, posting 83 assists and 26 digs in four matches, as announced by the league office.


Women's Volleyball

Volleyball drops match to Bethel

The Phoenix fell in straight sets, 3-0, to Bethel Thursday night at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena where Cumberland made 25 attack errors and added just a .052 hitting percentage for the match.


Women's Volleyball

Cumberland falls to Bethel in straight sets

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Phoenix fell to Bethel in straight sets after boasting just a .060 hitting percentage as the Wildcats nearly doubled Cumberland in kills as they managed 42 to CU’s 24. Masa Nalovic had a team-high seven kills as Abby Adkins added six.


Women's Volleyball

Nalovic, Serna help Phoenix to home victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Masa Nalovic posted 10 kills and Lyssette Serna added six, as Cumberland rolled in the first and third games in a 3-0 sweep over Fisk University in women’s volleyball action here Tuesday night at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Volleyball

Volleyball splits Saturday matches at MSC Crossover Challenge

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland volleyball team finished competition at the Mid-South Conference Challenge on Saturday after picking up their first win of the season against Union College in their first match of the day, but later fell in their final match to Indiana-Southeast. The Phoenix finish the weekend with a 1-3 record after falling in their first two contest on Friday.


Women's Volleyball

Volleyball drops Friday matches at MSC Crossover Challenge

LEBANON, Tenn. – Two Phoenix players tallied double-figure kills and two others added seven digs as Cumberland fell to Point, 3-1, in the first match of the day. The squad then dropped a 3-0 decision to Brescia to end the first day of competition at the Mid-South Conference Crossover Challenge in Bowling Green, Ky.


Women's Volleyball

Women's volleyball opens season at MSC Crossover Challenge

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s volleyball team kicks off its 2018 campaign on Friday and Saturday, traveling to Bowling Green, Ky., to compete in the Mid-South Conference Crossover Challenge.


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CU hosting 4th Annual All-Sports Camp on Sept. 9

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University and the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce Sports Council are teaming up for the 4th Annual All Sports Camp for Wilson County residents ages 7-14 on Sunday, September 9 from 3-5 p.m. on the CU campus. Registration starts at 2 p.m. that day.


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Stretch Internet, ECal portals available for CU Athletics

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland athletics begins a new academic year next week and Phoenix fans have options for live video, audio and stats links as well as downloading and syncing schedules to their personal calendars via www.GoCumberlandAthletics.com.


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Women's volleyball picked fifth in MSC Preseason Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s volleyball was selected fifth among eight teams in the Mid-South Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll released Wednesday by the league office.


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Fall sports take part in Leadership Day, community service projects

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland student-athletes for football, men’s and women’s soccer, men’s and women’s cross country, women’s volleyball and cheer-dance all participated in Leadership Day and performed community service hours across Wilson County to begin the fall semester last Thursday.


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Eleven Cumberland squads earn NAIA Scholar Team honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – The NAIA honored 11 Cumberland athletic squads Friday as NAIA Scholar Teams for the 2017-18 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.