Men's Tennis

Vaughan signs with Men's Tennis

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s tennis coach Thiago Lins announced the signing of Jackson Vaughan


Women's Soccer

Women's Soccer receives an At-Large Bid into NAIA Championship Opening Round

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University will travel to the University of Northwestern Ohio to take on Middle Georgia State in the NAIA Championship Opening Round this Friday in Lima, Ohio, as announced Monday by the national office.


Men's Bowling

Men's Bowling placed 6th in Tournament

MOBILE, AL- The Men’s Bowling team competed and placed 6th out of 12 teams this weekend at the Springhill Fall tournament.


Men's Basketball

Last second shot earns Phoenix 85-83 win over Asbury

WILMORE, Ky.--Jalen Duke put up his second-straight 20+ point game and Isaac Stephens hit a clutch shot in the final second to help the Phoenix pull through for a close 85-83 win at Asbury University tonight.


Football

Georgetown stuns Phoenix with 35 second half points

GEORGETOWN, Ky. – Zach Dampier and Jake Johnson rally the Georgetown Tigers for 35 unanswered points to take the down the Phoenix, 42-35.


Softball

Softball announces 2020 schedule

LEBANON, Tenn.--Softball head coach Heather Stanfill announced the 2020 softball schedule this week, the home schedule including four home series and three home and aways.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball lose, 3-2, in MSC Quarterfinals

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.--The Phoenix fought tooth and nail against Life in the Mid-South Conference Tournament, but fell to the Running Eagles tonight in five sets, 3-2.


Men's Basketball

Duke and Ridley combine for 43 points in Phoenix win, 73-56

LEBANON, Tenn.- Jalen Duke and Aaron Ridley posted 22 and 21 points a piece, combining for 43 points in the Phoenix victory Thursday night over Philander Smith, 73-56, Thursday night at the Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Wrestling

Phoenix Wrestling takes win over King University

BRISTOL, Tenn.-  The Phoenix posted three pins and three decisions in the win over King University in Bristol, Tennessee, 27-19.


Women's Volleyball

Slaughter, Nalovic, Serna, Wickham garner honors at MSC championship banquet

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Masa Nalovic was voted First Team All-Mid-South Conference and seniors Mikayla Wickham and Lyssette Serna earned Second Team All-MSC honors. Head coach Kathy Slaughter was voted Mid-South Conference Coach of the Year, as announced by the league office Wednesday night in Bowling Green, Ky.


Baseball

Baseball announces 2020 schedule

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball coach Woody Hunt announced the program’s 2020 schedule this week, which includes 32 home games at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium along with 20 contests against teams that played in last year’s NAIA Championship Opening Round.


Men's Basketball

Phoenix unable to keep up with the RedHawks, 75-60

LEBANON, Tenn.- Phoenix could not keep pace with Martin Methodist as they went 1-of-13 from beyond the three point line losing 75-60.


Women's Basketball

Phoenix fall in final seconds to Asbury, 83-80

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Despite Kerrice Watson posting a season high 21 points, Phoenix women’s basketball loses a last second heartbreaker, 83-80, to Asbury tonight in Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Volleyball

Edmonston garners her third MSC Defender of the Week honors

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland's Sadie Edmonston was voted Mid-South Conference Volleyball Defender of the Week helping the Phoenix to a perfect 3-0 record last week.


Wrestling

Walton placed first in Kaufman Open

St. Louis, Mo. – Sophomore Nathan Walton won his weight class at 174, on Saturday, in the Maryville Kaufman/Brand Open.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix Volleyball set to face Life in Mid-South Conference Tournament

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s volleyball is slated to play Life University in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Championships this Thursday, as announced by the league office Sunday afternoon.


Men's Soccer

Phoenix lose gritty match in MSC quarterfinals

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.- Cumberland men fall to the University of the Cumberlands in a very tough, physical match, 1-0, in the Mid-South Conference quarterfinals.


Women's Cross Country

Women's Cross Country place 3rd in Conference Championship

BOWLING GREEN, KY.- Cumberland Women's cross country placed 3rd out of 9 conference teams Saturday at the Mid-South Conference Championship.


Men's Cross Country

Men's XC finish 4th in Conference Championship

BOWLING GREEN, KY.- The Phoenix men's cross-country team finish 4th out of 8 conference teams at the 2019 Mid-South Conference Championship.


Football

Phoenix defeat long-time rival Campbellsville, 28-13

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky.- The Phoenix running game comes alive and the defense steps up to force four turnovers including a pick six in the win on the road against long-time rival Campbellsville, 28-13.


Men's Basketball

Cumberland pulls off massive upset over No. 13 OSAU, 72-68

McKENZIE, Tenn.--All five of the Cumberland starters scored in double digits as the Phoenix toughed out an upset victory tonight over No. 13 Oklahoma Science and Arts, 72-68, at the Chik-Fil-A Classic.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball ends regular season with 3-0 win at Pikeville

PIKEVILLE, Ky.--The Phoenix ended the regular season today with a resounding, 3-0, victory over conference foe Pikeville, taking momentum into next week’s Mid-South Conference Tournament.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix earns season sweep with 3-1 victory over SSU

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio--Women’s Volleyball defeated Shawnee State on the road today, 3-1, charging back to easily dismantle Shawnee State after losing the first set on the back of an excess of errors.


Women's Soccer

Women's Soccer Loses to Lindsey Wilson 4-2 in MSC semifinals

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.- Phoenix fall in the Mid-South Conference semifinals to top seed Lindsey Wilson, 4-2.


Men's Basketball

Cumberland falls short to Southeastern in Classic

MCKENZIE, Tenn. - Four Phoenix scored double digit points in today’s game but came up short against Southeastern University in the Chick Fil A Classic.


Men's Soccer

Watson, Carillo, and Walsh make MSC All-Conference

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.--Friday night the Mid-South Conference announced its accolades for this year’s men’s soccer season, three Cumberland players making the All-Conference teams. Tyler Watson made the first team as a midfielder while Joaquin Carillo and Martin Walsh made the second team as a defender and forward, respectively.


Women's Basketball

Phoenix rout Oakwood in home opener

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland women's hoops gets their first win of the season in their home opener against Oakwood in a big 92-51 victory.


Women's Soccer, Headlines

Women's Soccer defeats Campbellsville to advance to MSC Semifinals

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.- Danisha Brown scored the equalizing goal in the 19th minute and Carla Hager scored the game-winner in the 68th to send Cumberland to the Mid-South Conference semifinals.


Women's Soccer

Haddock voted MSC Defensive Player of the Year, Bathe garners Freshman of the Year

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Sarah Haddock was voted Mid-South Conference Defensive Player of the Year, Marie Bathe earned Freshman of the Year honors and Carla Hager garnered First Team All-MSC accolades, as announced by the league office.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix honors seniors with 3-1 victory over Redhawks

LEBANON, Tenn.--The Phoenix defeated a strong Martin Methodist team, 3-1, in the team’s final home match of the regular season as the team honored its seniors.


Women's Basketball

Slow start leads Tech over Phoenix in an exhibition match

COOKEVILLE, Tenn.- Tennessee Tech jumped out to a 24-8 lead at the end of the first quarter and never looked back in an 88-51 victory over the Phoenix in Cookeville, Tenn.


Wrestling

Quinn debuts in 2nd place at Patriot Open

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Dylan Quinn finished 2nd in his weight ckass at 165 in his debut for Cumberland wrestling Saturday at the Patriot Open in Williamsburg, Ky.


Women's Volleyball

Carey garners Mid-South Attacker of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Nicole Carey posted 28 kills and five total blocks in two conference matches, helping the Phoenix to a 1-1 record and earning Mid-South Conference Women’s Volleyball Attacker of the Week honors, as announced Monday by the league office.


Women's Golf

Rolandsson named Mid-South Women's Golfer of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn- Cumberland freshman Tilde Rolandsson finished tied for sixth place in the Town & Country Invitational, garnering Mid-South Conference Women's Golf Player of the Week accolades, as announced by the league office.


Men's Tennis

Phoenix Fall to Christian Brothers, 4-3

LEBANON, Tenn. - Cumberland won two out of three doubles, but came up short only winning two out of six singles matches on Saturdays match against Christian Brothers.


Men's Soccer

Men's soccer takes on Cumberlands in MSC Quarterfinals

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s soccer will face University of the Cumberlands in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Championships on Saturday, November 9th at 7:30 p.m.


Women's Soccer

Phoenix women set to face Campbellsville in MSC Quarterfinals

LEBANON, TN- Cumberland women are set as the 5-seed in next week's Mid-South Conference Tournament. Cumberland will face the 4-seed, Campbellsville at 1:30 p.m.


Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball dismantles Johnson and Wales, 75-61

TAMPA, Fla.--TJ Stargell goes 3-4 from behind the arc, scoring 20 as the Phoenix defeated Johnson and Wales, 75-61, at the Florida College Classic.


Men's Soccer

Pair of goals by Pugh leads Tigers over Phoenix

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky.- A pair of goals from Campbellsville’s Connor Pugh, leads the Tigers over the Phoenix in Saturdays matchup.


Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball loses 64-56 at Fisk

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--The Phoenix struggled with turnovers, falling behind early to Fisk University, losing 64-56.


Football

Pikeville shuts out Cumberland on Senior Day

LEBANON, Tenn. - Cumberland offense struggled on Senior Day vs Pikeville, losing 27-0. This is the first time that Cumberland has lost to Pikeville since 2006 and the first time we have been shut out by an NAIA since 2004 by coincidentally Pikeville.


Women's Soccer

Early goal leads Tigers over Phoenix

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky. - The Phoenix fell short to the Tigers 1-0 in Cumberland’s final match of the regular season.


Men's Basketball

Newcomers post big performances in CU win

TAMPA, Fla.- Phoenix newcomers Jalen Duke, DeMari Davis and James Nicholas shined in Cumberland's win over Webber International, 78-71. Duke and Davis each recorded a double-double and Nicholas came off the bench for a game-high 24 points.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix drop match, 3-1, to RV Thomas More

LEBANON, Tenn.--The Phoenix fell in four sets in RV Thomas More’s first trip to Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena tonight.


Men's Tennis

Men's Tennis defeated Freed-Hardeman handily, 6-1

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland swept the doubles and won five singles matches in straight sets in an 6-1 victory over Freed-Hardeman in men’s tennis action on Friday.


Women's Basketball

RedHawks beat Phoenix 71-66 in opener

PULASKI, Tenn.- The Phoenix had a chance with 6 seconds remaining to tie the game, after Martin Methodist's Faith Sherrow hit one of two free throws. Cumberland took a timeout and drew up a play for freshman Lauren King to take a three, but she missed and a defensive rebound by Freeman followed by two free throws sealed the win for Martin Methodist, 71-66.


Baseball

Baseball selected fourth in Mid-South Conference Preseason Poll

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland baseball was selected fourth in the Mid-South Conference Coaches Preseason Poll, released by the conference Wednesday morning.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix earn needed conference win over Georgetown, 3-0

LEBANON, Tenn.-- The Phoenix broke free from there recent slump, relying on excellent offensive play and relatively few mistakes to sweep conference foe Georgetown College tonight in Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Golf

Women's Golf finish Town and Country Invitational fifth

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Cumberland slipped two spots on the final day of the Town and Country Invitational at McCabe Golf Course, carding an 18-over, 298, to finish the tournament with a 589.


Women's Golf

Phoenix third at Town and Country Invitational

NASHVILLE, Tenn.-- The Phoenix carded a strong round on the opening day of their final tournament of 2019, placing third with an 11-over, 291, amongst a group entirely composed of NCAA D1 schools at the Town and Country Invitational today.


Wrestling

Wrestling picked third in MSC South Division Preseason Polls

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland wrestling are selected third in the Mid-South South Division, released by the Mid-South conference officials on Monday.


Men's Bowling

Men's Bowling Placed Tenth in Classic

SMYRNA, Tenn. - Men’s Bowling placed top ten in the MSC Brandon Burns Memorial Baker Classic.


Men's Basketball

Fisk holds on to beat Phoenix, 84-79

NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Aaron Ridley scored 29 points for the Phoenix, but Cumberland came up short, losing to Fisk 84-79.


Women's Volleyball

Cumberland errors leads to 3-0 loss at Martin Methodist

PULASKI, Tenn.-- The Phoenix fell on the road today against instate rival Martin Methodist, losing in three sets despite a relatively efficient day on the attack.


Men's Soccer

Phoenix lose physical match in Double OT

MARIETTA, Ga.- Phoenix fall in double overtime to Life on a breakaway goal by Running Eagles forward Thierry Jules in the final two minutes.


Women's Soccer

Life downs the Phoenix in the final seconds of double overtime

MARIETTA, Ga.- Life forward Alexandra Collighan beat two Cumberland defenders for the goal in double overtime to defeat Cumberland, 3-2.


Men's Basketball

Phoenix starts season with 73-65 victory over Rust College

NASHVILLE, Tenn.-- The Phoenix open their season with a win over Rust College tonight, sophomore Isaac Stephens building off the success he experienced last year in his first season of collegiate basketball.


Women's Cross Country

Women's XC place 22nd at Great Lakes Invitational

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- Cumberland Women's cross country placed 22nd out of 26 teams Saturday at the NAIA Great Lakes Challenge Invitational.


Men's Cross Country

Men's Cross Country placed 3rd in Great Lakes Invitational

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.- The Phoenix men's cross-country team finish 3rd out of 20 teams at the NAIA Great Lakes Challenge Invitational.


Football

Rain and wind doesn't stop the Phoenix

Lebanon, Tenn.- The Phoenix scored 21 unanswered points on a wet and windy Homecoming at Nokes-Lasater to defeat in-state rival Bethel University, 21-10.


Women's Basketball

Brooks hired as Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland head women's basketball coach Scott Blum announced the hiring of Jalyn Brooks this week. Brooks is a former Division I player spending time at Morehead State and Eastern Kentucky University.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix unable to keep up with Lindsey Wilson, 3-0

COLUMBIA, Ky.-- The Phoenix lost on the road tonight to top-10 Lindsey Wilson, falling in straight sets to their conference rival.


Baseball

CU to host Baseball Showcase Nov. 24

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland baseball will host a showcase for high school and junior college players Sunday, November 24, at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium on the CU campus.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix fall to Tigers in conference tilt

CAMPBELLSVILLE, Ky.--After dropping the first two sets, Cumberland charged back to force a fifth, but lost to conference foe Campbellsville tonight, 3-2.


Women's Golf

Phoenix finish Roadrunner Classic tied for fifth

COHUTTA, Ga.--Cumberland carded the best round of the day, 308, to move up two more spots on the leaderboard, leaving the Roadrunner Classic in a tie for fifth.


Men's Golf

Men's Golf completes fall schedule in 5th place at the AAC Fall Preview

ADAIRSVILLE, Ga.- Cumberland men's golf climbed up three spots to finish in 5th place at the AAC Fall Preview hosted at Barnsley Gardens Resort in Georgia.


Women's Volleyball

Nalovic named to All-Tournament Team at the STLCOP Classic

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland senior Masa Nalovic was named to the All-Tournament team at the STLCOP Classic released today.


Men's Golf

Phoenix currently in the middle of the pack after day one

ADAIRSVILLE, Ga.- Cumberland is in the middle of the pack after shooting a day one 314 at the Barnsley Gardens Resort in Georgia.


Women's Golf

Phoenix move up in Roadrunner Invitational

COHUTTA, Ga.The Phoenix jumped one spot in the Roadrunner Invitational to seventh, shooting the fourth best round of the day with a 25-over-par, 313.


Men's Soccer

Phoenix score late goals to beat Patriots

LEBANON, Tenn.- Bakary Bagayoko scored in the 80th minute and Martin Walsh converted a penalty kick to add a late insurance goal as the Phoenix defeat the University of the Cumberlands, 3-1, in their final home game of the year.


Women's Soccer

Phoenix fall short to Patriots on Senior Day

LEBANON, Tenn,- Quick score in overtime, allows the Patriots to surpass the Phoenix.


Women's Golf

Phoenix exit day one of Roadrunner Classic eighth

COHUTTA, Ga.--Cumberland struggled on the first day of the Roadrunner Classic at Nob North Golf Course in Cohutta, Ga., today, scoring a 50-over-par, 338 to leave the day at the back of the pack.


Football

Big Second Quarter carries Patriots past Phoenix

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland commited a crucial turnover and had a punt blocked for a score as No. 11 University of the Cumberlands defeat the Phoenix, 26-8.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix split on final day on STLCOP Classic

ST. LOUIS, Mo.--The Phoenix swept Haskell College in the morning match before falling in five to tournament host St. Louis College of Pharmacy in five sets this afternoon.


Women's Volleyball

Phoenix perfect on day one of STLCOP Classic

ST. LOUIS, Mo.-- The Phoenix women’s volleyball team made quick work of their day one opponents at the STLCOP Classic, Freed-Hardeman and Stephens College, sweeping both teams.


Men's Basketball

Phoenix men selected 8th in MSC Preseason Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s basketball was picked eighth in the Mid-South Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll released today by the league office.


Women's Basketball

Women's hoops 9th in MSC Preseason Poll

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland University women's basketball was selected ninth in the Mid-South Conference Preseason Coaches' Poll.


Men's Volleyball

Men's Volleyball announces 2020 schedule


Women's Soccer

Phoenix move up to No. 19 in Top 25 Polls

LEBANON, Tenn.- The Phoenix women's soccer team move up one spot to No. 19 in this week's NAIA Women's Soccer Coaches Top 25 Poll, announced by the national office this morning. This is fourth straight week that Cumberland has moved up one spot in the polls.


Men's Soccer

Phoenix fail to score in loss to Lindsey Wilson

COLUMBIA, Ky.- Cumberland men's soccer gives up an early goal, No. 9 Lindsey Wilson holds on for the victory in a tight game on Tuesday.


Women's Soccer

Phoenix suffers overtime loss to No. 5 Lindsey Wilson

COLUMBIA, Ky.- Cumberland women's soccer (11-3-1, 4-1 MSC) took No. 5 Lindsey Wilson to double overtime, but fell in the second extra period, 3-2, on Tuesday in Columbia.


Women's Soccer

Bathe garners MSC Offensive Player of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland forward Marie Bathe earns Mid-South Conference Offensive player of the week, as announced by the league office on Monday.


Men's Golf

Phoenix men struggle in day two of Bojangles TN Intercollegiate

VONORE, Tenn.- Cumberland men’s golf struggled in day two of the Bojangles Tennessee Intercollegiate shooting a 314 as a team, their worst mark of the season.


Women's Cross Country

Phoenix women finishes 5th at Fast Cats Classic

OWENSBORO, Ky.- Cumberland women's cross country placed 5th out of 16 teams Saturday at the Fast Cats Classic in Owensboro, Kentucky.


Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer falls 1-0 to Shawnee

LEBANON, Tenn. – Shawnee’s Bruno Rovares scored in the final minutes of the first half and Shawnee State held off Cumberland, 1-0, in Men’s Soccer action Saturday night in Portsmouth, Ohio.


Men's Cross Country

Men's Cross Country finish 8th at Fast Cats Classic

OWENSBORO, Ky.- The Phoenix men's cross country team finish 8th out of 15 teams at the Fast Cats Classic.


Men's Golf

Men's Golf second at Bojangles TN Intercollegiate

VONORE, Tenn.--Phoenix men’s golf exits day one of the Bojangles Tennessee Intercollegiate at Links of Kahite golf course in second place with an 18-over-par, 594.


Football

Dukes, Blue Raiders too much for Phoenix

COLUMBIA, Ky.- No. 10 Lindsey Wilson defeat the Phoenix in Columbia, Ky., 48-6.


Women's Soccer

#20 Women's Soccer blows by Shawnee State, 8-2

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio--Freshman forwards Marie Bathe and Carla Hager both score twice, the Phoenix quickly putting Shawnee State away in a road conference game, 8-2.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball defeats Life, 3-1

LEBANON, Tenn.--The Phoenix women’s volleyball team earned its second season sweep of the week tonight versus conference foe Life in Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena, 3-1.


Women's Golf

Phoenix women remain at No. 12 in this edition of NAIA Coaches' Top 25 Poll

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland women’s golf stays at No. 12 in the NAIA Coaches' Top 25 Poll that was released earlier today by the national office.


Men's Golf

Men's Golf enters the NAIA Coaches' Top 25 poll at No. 17

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland men's golf moved in to the NAIA Coaches Top 25 Poll at No. 17 released by the national office today.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball completes season sweep of Patriots, 3-1

LEBANON, Tenn.--The Phoenix women’s volleyball team continued its excellent start to their home and conference schedule with a 3-1 victory over Cumberlands (Ky.) tonight at home to sweep the Patriots on the season.


Women's Soccer

Phoenix women move up to No. 20 in NAIA Top 25 Poll

LEBANON, Tenn.- The Phoenix women's soccer team move up one spot to No. 20 in this week's NAIA Women's Soccer Coaches Top 25 Poll, announced by the national office this morning. This is third straight week that Cumberland has moved up one spot in the polls.


Men's Golf

Men's Golf wins MSC Fall Championship

RICHMOND, Ky.-- The men’s golf team won its second straight tournament of the Fall season, carding a 12-over-par, 588, to win the Mid-South Conference Fall Championship today at Gibson Bay Golf Course.


Women's Golf

Women's golf finishes second in MSC Fall Championship

RICHMOND, Ky.-- Cumberland’s women’s golf finished second in the Mid-South Conference Fall Championship today with a team score of 632 over two rounds at Gibson Bay Golf Course.


Men's Soccer

Phoenix shutout Pikeville, 3-0

LEBANON, Tenn.- The Phoenix scored an early goal off a header from Cathal Coyne on a corner kick and never looked back, shutting out conference opponent Pikeville, 3-0.


Women's Soccer

Phoenix soar past Bears in 10-0 victory

LEBANON, Tenn.- A plentiful amount of goals by the Phoenix, helps No. 21 Cumberland soar past Pikeville.


Women's Golf

Women's Golf in second place after day one of MSC Fall Championship

RICHMOND, Ky.- The Cumberland women's golf team currently sits in second place at the Mid-South Conference Championship after shooting a 315 on day one.


Men's Golf

Men's Golf in the lead after day one of MSC Fall Championship

RICHMOND, Ky.- After a delayed start and a cold and rainy day at Gibson Bay Golf Course the Cumberland Phoenix are sitting in first place after day one of the Mid-South Conference Fall Championship.


Women's Volleyball

Sadie Edmonston earns MSC Defender of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland's Sadie Edmonston was voted Mid-South Conferece Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week helping the Phoenix to a 2-0 record last week.


Women's Cross Country

Women's XC place 31st in Louisville Classic

LEBANON, Tenn.-- The women's cross country team finished the Louisville Classic 5k in 1:41:26 to finish 31st out of 62 teams Saturday in Louisville, Ky.


Men's Cross Country

Men's XC finish 35th in Louisville

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland's men's cross country team placed 35th out of 57 teams in Saturday's Louisville Classic in Louisville, Ky.


Men's Soccer

Watson's early goals not enough for Phoenix vs Georgetown

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland's Tyler Watson posted two early goals, but the Phoenix were not able to hold on to the lead as Georgetown scored four unanswered goals to defeat Cumberland, 4-2.


Women's Soccer

Hager, Brown help seal Phoenix victory

LEBANON, Tenn.- A pair of goals from Carla Hager and a single goal from Danisha Brown seal the victory for the Phoenix.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball earns quick 3-0 victory over Pikeville

LEBANON, Tenn.-- The Cumberland women’s volleyball team continued its great home play with a 3-0 victory over conference rival University of Pikeville this morning in Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball defeats Shawnee State, 3-1

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland women’s volleyball breaks a small slump with a 3-1 victory over conference foe Shawnee State today in Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Women's Soccer

Phoenix women's soccer moves up to 21st in Top 25 Polls

LEBANON, Tenn.,- Cumberland women's soccer moves up one spot to No. 21 in the fourth NAIA Women's Soccer Coaches' Top 25 Poll, announced by the national office this morning.


Women's Basketball

Goehring signs with women's basketball

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland women's basketball coach Scott Blum announced the signing of Jackson native Alyssa Goehring to scholarship papers for the 2020-21 academic year.


Football

Phoenix receiving votes in newest Coaches' Poll

LEBANON, Tenn.--After spending two weeks in the rankings, the newest NAIA Coaches’ Top 25 Poll dropped the Phoenix football team to receiving votes. The drop comes on the heels of a 38-26 loss to now 22nd-ranked Keiser this past Saturday.


Men's Soccer

Overtime thriller leads to Phoenix Victory

LEBANON, Tenn. - In an overtime conference matchup, the Cumberland Phoenix pull out the win over the Thomas More Saints 3-2.


Women's Soccer

Haddock notches two goals in MSC opener victory

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland's Sarah Haddock converted a penalty kick late in the first half and then picked up a clear from Thomas More at the top of the box and registered her second goal of the match to propel the Phoenix to a 2-1 victory over Thomas More in their first Mid-South Conference action of the season.


Women's Tennis

Garijo Garrido makes it to semifinals in ITA Southeast Regional

GEORGETOWN, Ky.-- Top-seeded Ainhoa Garijo Garrido won her quarterfinals match, advancing to the semifinals in singles play before falling to the eventual ITA Southeast Regional Tournament champion Tomini Nagao Saturday afternoon.


Women's Tennis

Garijo Garrido, Hernandez reach doubles quarters at ITA

GEORGETOWN, Ky. - Ainhoa Garijo Garrido and Jessica Hernandez each posted two singles wins and Garijo Garrido and Hernandez reached the quarterfinals in doubles for Cumberland women’s tennis Friday at the ITA Southeast Regionals in Georgetown, Ky.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball loses at Georgetown, 3-2

GEORGETOWN, Ky.-- The Phoenix women’s volleyball team started strong, but fell in five sets, 3-2, to conference rival Georgetown College this afternoon in the team’s second road match in as many days.


Men's Tennis

Men fall early in ITA Regionals

GEORGETOWN, Ky.- Men's singles and doubles action ended Friday in the four day event of the ITA Regionals in Georgetown, Ky.


Football

No. 24 Keiser beats No. 23 Cumberland, 38-26

LEBANON, Tenn.- Rushin ran for three touchdowns and Kris Parker added a rushing touchdown, but the No. 24 ranked Keiser Seahawks put up 38 points defeating No. 23 Cumberland, 38-26.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball falls in straight sets at Thomas More

CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.-- The Phoenix women’s volleyball team played tough, but fell in straight sets tonight when playing at Thomas More, 3-0.


General

Cumberland Sports Hall of Fame Banquet set for Oct. 25th

LEBANON, Tenn., - Cumberland University's 30th Annual Sports Hall of Fame banquet is set for Friday, October 25 at 6 p.m. in Baird Chapel with former student-athletes Ricky Collins (basketball), Mark Purvis (baseball) and the 1982-82 Women's Basketball team will be set for induction.


Women's Soccer

Women's Soccer Moves up to 22nd in NAIA Polls

LEBANON, Tenn. - Cumberland moved up one spot to No. 22 in this week's NAIA Women's Soccer Coaches' Top 25 Poll, announced by the national office.


Men's Golf

Men's Golf wins Bryan College Invitational

CROSSVILLE, Tenn.--Cumberland men’s golf charged back on day two of the Bryan College Invitational, carding a seven-over, 295, to win the tournament.


Women's Golf

Women's Golf ties for second at Carey Classic

HATTIESBURG, Miss.-- No. 12 Cumberland women’s golf carded the second best round of the day to push forward into a tie with fourth-ranked Dalton State for second place at 24-over-par today in the Carey Collegiate Fall Classic.


Women's Soccer

Phoenix shutout Dalton State, 3-0.

Lebanon, Tenn. – The 23rd ranked Cumberland Phoenix (7-2-1) continue their win streak at home by beating the Dalton State Roadrunners (4-3) 3-0.


Men's Golf

Men's golf third at Bryan College Invitational

CROSSVILLE, Tenn. Cumberland men’s golf currently sits at third in the Bryan College Invitational after carding a 14-over-par, 302.


Women's Golf

Women's Golf tied for fourth after day one

HATTIESBURG, Miss. Cumberland women’s golf finished day one of the Carey Collegiate Fall Classic at Canebrake Country Club tied for fourth place at a 16-over-par, 304.


Football

Phoenix move up to No. 23

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland continues to climb up in the national rankings on Monday, coming in at No. 23 in the NAIA Football Coaches Top 25 poll, the national office announced. The Phoenix moved up two spots after beating St Andrews University, 24-22, on Saturday.


Women's Soccer

Hawthorn garners MSC Defensive Player of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn.- Michaela Hawthorn garners Mid-South Conference Defensve Player of the Week for the third time in six weeks.


Men's Bowling, Women's Bowling

Jennings, Bradshaw lead bowlers in Danville

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshmen Parker Jennings placed 10th and junior Jarred Bradshaw finished 23rd for Cumberland bowling over the weekend at the Green River Classic in Danville, Ky.


Women's Tennis

Women's Tennis picks up two victories

MCKENZIE, Tenn. – Cumberland swept the doubles and all six singles matches in a 7-0 victory against Bethel University, while also defearing Freed-Hardeman 6-1 in women’s tennis action Saturday.


Men's Soccer

Phoenix pull off win over Buccaneers in OT

Lebanon, Tenn.- Cumberland’s breakaway goal in overtime, lead the Phoenix (5-2) to a victory over the Buccaneers (2-4).


Women's Soccer

Overtime goal leads Phoenix over Cougars

Lebanon, Tenn.- 23rd ranked Cumberland and Mount Vernon played for 94 minutes in Lebanon, Tennessee to compete in overtime play for a 1-0 Phoenix Victory.


Football

Phoenix hold off St Andrews, 24-22

LAURINBURG, NC- No. 25 Cumberland was able to outlast St Andrews University with a late touchdown pass and an onside recovery with less than one minute remaining to move to 3-0 on the season.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball drops heartbreaker to #10 Lindsey Wilson

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland women’s volleyball jumped out to a quick two set lead, but was unable to hold on versus No.10 Lindsey Wilson tonight at home, losing 3-2.


Men's Basketball

Men's Basketball announces 2019-20 schedule

LEBANON, Tenn. - Cumberland men's basketball coach Jeremy Lewis announced the team's 2019-20 schedule toady, which includes 11 home games and 9 contests versus teams that played in the NAIA Championships last season.


Women's Soccer

Women's Soccer drops to 23rd in NAIA Coaches' Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. - Cumberland dropped five spots to No. 23 in this week's NAIA Women's Soccer Coaches' Top 25 Poll, announced by the national office.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball sweeps Campbellsville in home opener

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland women’s volleyball dominated conference rival Campbellsville, 3-0, in the season’s home opener tonight at Dallas Floyd Phoenix Arena.


Men's Soccer

Second half surge lead Wildcats over Phoenix

McKenzie, Tenn.- Martin Walsh and Tyler Watson scored goals for the Phoenix, but No. 21 Bethel poured on five goals in the final 50 minutes of the game to defeat CU, 6-2.


Football, Headlines

Phoenix football ranked 25th in NAIA Coaches' Poll

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland comes in at No. 25 in the NAIA Football Coaches' Top 25 Poll, released on Monday by the national office.


Football

Carrothers earns Defensive Player of the Week honors

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland's Jon Carrothers garnerers Mid-South Bluegrass Division Defensive Player of the Week honors, as announced by the league office.


Women's Golf

Valverde named Mid-South Women's Golfer of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn- Cumberland senior Raquel Romero Valverde finished tied for third place in the SCAD Atlanta Invitational, garnering Mid-South Conference Women's Golf Player of the Week accolades, as announced by the league office.


Women's Soccer

Bathe garners MSC Offensive Player of the Week honors

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland forward Marie Bathe earns Mid-South Conference Offensive player of the week, as announced by the league office on Monday.


Women's Golf

Women's Golf closes SCAD-Atlanta Invitational at 4th

ATLANTA, Ga.-- Cumberland women’s golf shot better on the day, but held steady, finishing at fourth place in the SCAD-Atlanta Fall Invitational today.


Women's Soccer

Fast Scoring leads to Phoenix win, 4-1

RIVERVIEW, Mich.- Freshman Marie Bathe and Carla Hager each posted two goals helping the Phoenix defeat Universiy of Michigan-Dearborn to end their road trip.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball upends #3 Park, 3-2

MARSHALL, Mo.-- Women’s volleyball pulled off a monumental upset, earning the program’s first victory over a ranked team, 3-2, over No. 3 Park at the Viking Invitational today.


Women's Golf

Women's golf fourth after day one of SCAD Atlanta Invitational

ATLANTA, Ga.-- Cumberland women’s golf sits at fourth in a field of 11 after the first day of the SCAD Atlanta Fall Invitational.


Football

Rushin leads comeback victory for the Phoenix

CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.—Joseph Rushin leads the Cumberland offense to a 4th quarter touchdown, defeating the Thomas More Saints 17-14 in the first conference game of the season.


Women's Soccer

No. 18 Women's Soccer falls to Madonna, 2-0

LIVONIA, Mich.--18th-ranked Cumberland women’s soccer falls to Madonna, 2-0, on the first day of its weekend trip to Michigan.


Women's Cross Country

Women's Cross Country place 7th in Friendship Invitational

Cumberland’s Women’s Cross Country placed 7th out of 11 teams Saturday at the Friendship Invitational in Cedarville, Ohio.


Men's Cross Country

Men's Cross Country place 5th In Friendship Invitational

Cumberland’s Men Cross County came in 5th place Saturday in the Friendship Invitational in Cedarville, Ohio.


Women's Volleyball

Women's volleyball splits day one of Viking Invitational

MARSHALL, Mo.-- Cumberland women’s volleyball split on the first day of the Viking Invitational, falling in a tightly contested four set match against Mount Mercy before sweeping Missouri Valley.


Men's Soccer

Quick Goals help the Phoenix come on top over the Bulldogs

Three fast scores by Cumberland’s in the first 20 minutes helped the Phoenix (4-1) win over the Union Bulldogs (1-1) with a score of 5-3.


Women's Basketball

Women's Basketball releases 2019-20 schedule

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland women's basketball coach Scott Blum announced the team's 2019-20 schedule today, the Phoenix hosting 14 games and matching up against eight teams that were in last season's final poll.


Women's Soccer

Women's Soccer ranked 18th in the latest NAIA Top 25 Poll

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland women's soccer stays at No. 18 after the release of the first NAIA Coaches' Top 25 poll.


Men's Soccer

Strong second half help Phoenix post victory

MILLIGAN COLLEGE, Tenn.-- After 10 days in between playing dates the Phoenix second half push was enough to carry them to a 2-1 victory on the road vs Milligan College.


Men's Golf

Men's Golf finishes second in Memphis

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Cumberland University men’s golf closed the NAIA Memphis Shootout strong today, moving up one spot to take second place on the final leaderboard.


Women's Soccer

Phoenix fast scoring led to a 4-0 victory over the Eagles

Lebanon, Tenn.- The 18th-ranked Cumberland Phoenix (4-1-1) fast scoring in the first half led to a 4-0 victory over the Asbury Eagles (1-3-0) Tuesday evening.


Men's Golf

Phoenix sit in Third after Day One of NAIA Memphis Shootout

LEBANON, Tenn.-- The Phoenix are currently sitting in third place after Day One of the NAIA Memphis Shootout featuring 19 teams. The Phoenix carded a 592 collectively, putting them 25 strokes behind first place Dalton State and only three strokes behind conference rival Lindsey Wilson.


Women's Soccer

Hawthorn earns second consecutive Mid-South Conference Player of the Week

Lebanon, Tenn.- For the second consecutive week Michaela Hawthorn earned Mid-South Conference Defensive Player of the week honors.


Women's Volleyball

Edmonston garners MSC Defender of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Sadie Edmonston garners Mid-South Conference Defender of the Week honors assisting CU to a 3-0 record last week.


Women's Soccer

Phoenix Fall to No. 7 Martin Methodist

PULASKI, Tenn.- The 18th-ranked Phoenix held the lead going into the half, but dropped a 3-2 match to the No. 7 Martin Methodist Redhawks. Marie Bathe and Sarah Haddock each scored for the Phoenix, who did not trail until the 69th minute of the match.


Football

Defense Forces Three Turnovers to help push CU past Eagles

LEBANON, Tenn.- Senior running back Telvin Rucker rushed for three yard and one yard touchdowns, and the defense added three interceptions to lead the Phoenix to a 14-6 victory over Cincinnati Christian Saturday at Nokes-Lasater field.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball Wins Twice

MARIETTA, Ga.-- Phoenix women’s volleyball racks up two wins on the day, first sweeping Life before defeating RV Reinhardt, 3-1, in Marietta, Ga.


Women's Cross Country

Women's Cross Country place 5th in Opener

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland’s women’s cross country placed 5th out of 10 teams Saturday at the South Alabama Open in Florence Ala.


Men's Cross Country

Men's Cross Country Place 7th in Opener

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland’s Men Cross County came in 7th place Saturday in the South Alabama Opening in Florence, Ala.


Football

2019 Football Season Preview

LEBANON, Tenn.--The 2019 Cumberland University football team begins its season under second year Head Coach Tim Mathis and a new look staff this Saturday vs Cincinnati Christian University at 1:30 p.m.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball wins third-straight tonight at Cumberlands

WILLIAMSBURG, Ky.-- Cumberland women’s volleyball roared back from an early two set deficit to defeat conference rival University of the Cumberlands in five sets tonight in Williamsburg, Ky.


Women's Soccer

Women's Soccer ends in a Scoreless Draw

MCKENZIE, Tenn.-- 18 ranked Cumberland and Bethel played for 110 minutes in McKenzie, Tennessee but neither team was ablet to find the back of the net, playing to a scoreless draw.


Men's Soccer

Siri garners MSC Offensive Player of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University’s Ben Siri garnered Mid-South Conference Men’s Soccer Offensive Player of the Week honors Monday after posting seven goals and one assist in two victories for the Phoenix, as announced by the league office.


Women's Soccer

Stevens, Hawthorn earn MSC Player of the Week Honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Haley Stevens and Michaela Hawthorn earned Mid-South Conference Offensive and Defensive Player of the Week honors, respectively, for their part in a 1-0 victory over Bryan College and a 1-0 victory over RV MidAmerica Nazarene, as announced by the league office.


Women's Soccer

Women's Soccer shuts out RV MidAmerica Nazerene

LEBANON, Tenn.-- 18th ranked Cumberland shuts out RV MidAmerica Nazarene for their second consecutive 1-0 victory.


Men's Soccer

Phoenix Hold off Hawks in 4-3 Win

Lawrenceville, Ga.-- Cumberland University men's soccer earned its second-straight win today against Thomas University, 4-3, in Lawrenceville, Ga.


Women's Cross Country

Women's Cross Country Picked 3rd in Preseason Polls

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland women’s cross country selected third-place in the Mid-South Conference Preseason Coaches’ Poll released on Monday by the league office.


Women's Soccer

Phoenix Blank Bryan in 1-0 Victory

Dayton, Tenn.-- 18th Cumberland shuts out Bryan College for the 1-0 victory Tuesday evening.


Men's Cross Country

Men's Cross Country Selected Fourth in MSC Preseason Polls

LEBANON, Tenn. -- The Phoenix men's cross country team is selected fourth in the 2019 Mid-South Conference Preseason Coaches' Polls released on Monday.


Women's Golf

Women's Golf Voted 12th by NAIA Coaches

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland women’s golf claimed number 12 in the NAIA Coaches Preseason poll that was released late last week.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball Wins in Five Sets at Bethel

McKENZIE, Tenn. -- Cumberland captured a victory in its first non-tournament match this season, defeating Bethel, 3-2, in McKenzie, Tenn., tonight.



Women's Volleyball

Women sweep Blue Mountain in final game of Vette City Volleyball Classic

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-- Phoenix sweep Blue Mountain in straigh sets after losing a hard fought match against Indiana Southeast earlier in the day. The Phoenix finish 2-2 in the Vette City Volleyball Classic and move to 4-4 on the year.


Men's Soccer

Phoenix Fall to Bulldogs in Season Opener

Athens, Tenn.-- Late goals from Tennessee Wesleyan's Montel McKenzie pushed the Bulldogs past the Phoenix in their season opener.


Women's Soccer

Phoenix Wins Opener Against Bulldogs

LEBANON, Tenn.-- A pair of goals in the second half from Kenzi Vetter and Sarah Haddock lead Cumberland (1-0-0) to victory in their season opener against Tennessee Wesleyan (0-1-0).


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball Splits Day One at Vette City Volleyball Classic

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. -- Cumberland fell to Reinhardt in four sets to start the Vette City Volleyball classic, before charging back to defeat Union College in straight sets today.


Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer 2019 Season Preview

LEBANON, Tenn.-- The 2019 men's soccer starts its season tomorrow, opening on the road against Tennessee Wesleyan College.


Women's Soccer

Women's Soccer Season Preview

LEBANON, Tenn.-- The 2019 Cumberland University women's soccer team looks to build on a string of successful seasons, heading into the season. Coaches and student-athletes exude a spirit and intensity that is providing a constant source of motivation to strive for higher goals.


Women's Golf

MSC Coaches Select Women's Golf Second in Preseason Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. -- Cumberland women's golf claimed second place in the Mid-South Conference coaches' preseason poll that was unveiled yesterday morning.


Men's Golf

Men's Golf Second in Preseason MSC Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. -- The Mid-South Conference announced its men's golf preseason coaches poll this morning, selecting Cumberland to finish second just behind Lindsey Wilson.


Football

Toliver and White Selected to Inaugural Senior Football Classic

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland University will have two representatives the Inaugural Senior Football Classic as Aaron White and Denarius Toliver have been selected for the roster. There are 116 players representing 42 schools that will be separated into east and west teams for the new All-Star game.


Women's Golf

Wilson Signs with Women's Golf


Women's Volleyball

Cumberland Leaves Early Bird Invitational .500

NEW ORLEANS, La.-- The Phoenix closed the Early Bird Invitational with another split, sweeping Coastal Georgia before falling to Loyola (N.O.) 3-2.


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball Splits on Day One of the Early Bird Invitational

NEW ORLEANS, La.-- Cumberland women’s volleyball started its season off with a win, pulling out a nail biter versus Xavier in five sets before falling to fifth-ranked Viterbo, 3-1, today at the Early Bird Invitational in New Orleans.


Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Receives Votes in NAIA Coaches' Preseason Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. -- The Phoenix men's soccer team receive votes in the 2019 NAIA Men's Soccer Coaches' Preseason Top 25 Poll released by the national office Wednesday morning.


Women's Soccer

CU Ranked 18th in NAIA Preseason Coaches Poll

LEBANON, Tenn.-- The NAIA revealed the 2019 preseason women's soccer Coaches Poll this morning, ranking Cumberland 18th. The Phoenix have become a regular part of the poll, grabbing a spot in each of the last six preseason rankings.


General

Rick Bell earns Faculty Team of the Year Award

LEBANON, Tenn. -- Cumberland University Faculty Athletic Representative (FAR), Rick Bell, garnered the Mid-South Conference Faculty Team of the Year award. Cumberland President, Dr. Paul Stumb, and Director of Athletics, Ron Pavan, presented Bell with the award this morning at the faculty callback.


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CU hosting 5th Annual All Sports Camp


Men's Soccer

Men's Soccer Selected Second in MSC Preseason Polls

LEBANON, Tenn. – Mid-South Conference officials unveiled this morning that the Phoenix men's soccer team is selected to finish second out of nine teams for the 2019 season. The 2018 team won the MSC Regular Season outright with a 10-5-4 (6-0-1 MSC) record, advancing to the conference Tournament Finals.


Women's Soccer

MSC Coaches Rank Phoenix Second in Preseason Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. -- Mid-South Conference officials unveiled this morning that conference coaches have selected Cumberland women's soccer to finish second out of nine teams for the 2019 season. The 2018 squad ranked second last year in the Mid-South, finishing the season 16-3-1 (5-1-1 MSC).


Women's Volleyball

Women's Volleyball picked Fifth in MSC Preseason Polls

LEBANON, Tenn. -- The Mid-South Conference Coaches' Poll revealed its preseason women's volleyball poll this morning, selecting the Phoenix as fifth out of nine teams. Cumberland finished last season with a 17-18 (6-8 MSC) record and return All Mid-South Conference players Masa Nalovic, Lyssette Serna, and Mikayala Wickham.


Football

Football Receiving Votes in NAIA Preseason Coaches Poll

LEBANON, Tenn.- The Phoenix earned 22 votes in the 2019 NAIA Football Coaches' Preseason Top 25 Poll, landing them just outside the top 25.


General

Fall Sport Student-Athletes Back on Campus

LEBANON, Tenn.-- All student-athletes participating in sports at Cumberland University during Fall 2019 returned to campus this week. Alongside their return, the students engaged in giving back to the community during the annual Leadership Day.


Football

Football picked seventh in Bluegrass Division

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland football was picked seventh in the Mid-South Conference Bluegrass Division in a vote of league coaches released Friday by the conference office.


General

Mid-South Conference Announces Addition of Three Institutions

JACKSON, Tenn. - The Mid-South Conference announced the addition of Bethel University, Freed-Hardeman University, and Martin Methodist College Thursday afternoon in Jackson, Tennessee. The schools will join the MSC in the 2020-21 season as the 10th, 11th, and 12th full members of the conference.


Women's Soccer

Holloway signs Professional Contract with Birmingham City Football Club

LEBANON, Tenn.- Former Cumberland women's soccer standout Rebecca Holloway signs a professional contract with Birmingham City Football Club out of Birmingham, England. Holloway becomes the second professional player the Phoenix have had in program history. The first professional player from the program was Olivia Chu, a teammate of Holloway's in the 2015 and 2016 seasons.


Men's Golf, Men's Tennis, Softball, Women's Cross Country, Women's Golf, Women's Soccer, Women's Tennis, Women's Volleyball, General

NAIA Honors Eight Cumberland Teams for Academic Excellence

LEBANON, Tenn. – The NAIA announced that eight Cumberland athletic teams have earned NAIA Scholar Teams for the 2018-19 academic year. Teams must have a 3.00 cumulative grade-point-average or higher for all eligible varsity student-athletes during the past academic year to be eligible for the award.


Men's Track & Field, Women's Track & Field

Nyamadi hired as Assistant Track and Field Coach

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland Head Track and Field Coach Mardy Scales announced the hiring of Atsu Nyamadi this week. Nyamadi spent last season working at Florida A&M University as the Multis, Jumps and Throwing coach.


Women's Golf

Lihufvudh Signs with Women's Golf

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University Golf coach Rich Williams announced the signing of Baalsta, Sweden, native Ida Lihufvudh to scholarship papers this week for the 2019-20 academic year.


General

Allen hired as new Cumberland SID

Cumberland University Athletic Director Ron Pavan announced the hiring of Kyle Allen as the new Sports Information Director Thursday, June 27, replacing Jo Jo Freeman after his resignation last month.


Women's Volleyball

Gardner Signs with CU Volleyball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland Women’s Volleyball coach Kathy Slaughter announced the signing of Princeville, Ill., native Brooke Gardner to scholarship papers this week for the 2019-20 academic year.