Cumberland announces 2019 Sports Hall of Fame class

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University announced the Class of 2019 for the Sports Hall of Fame, which includes for players Ricky Collins (basketball) and Mark Purvis (baseball) along with the 1982-83 women’s basketball team. Honorees will be recognized at the Hall of Fame dinner and banquet on Friday, October 25 in Baird Chapel on the CU campus.


Six baseball players garner NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Six Cumberland baseball players – Daulton Smith, Kaleb Qualls, Jared Schmidt, Cristian Straub, Matt Rowe and Blake Young – were named 2019 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes, as announced last week by the national office.


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.


Cumberland baseball camps run throughout June

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball and head coach Woody Hunt will host camps throughout the month of June during summer 2019 for ages 6-18 at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium, including Fundamental Camp, Hitting and Pitching Camp and Advanced Fundamental Camp.


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.


Baseball falls 4-1 in MSC championship game

LEBANON, Tenn. – Campbellsville scored a pair of runs in the seventh and eighth innings and three Tigers hurlers limited Cumberland to just four hits in a 4-1 victory over the Phoenix in the championship game of the Mid-South Conference Tournament on Sunday in Bowling Green, Ky.


Young's gem, big hit from Tyler Jones produces 3-2 Phoenix win

LEBANON, Tenn. – Blake Young allowed just four hits in a complete game and Tyler Jones delivered a two-run single in the eighth to put Cumberland ahead for good in a 3-2 win over fifth-ranked University of the Cumberlands on Saturday in the Mid-South Conference Baseball Championships in Bowling Green, Ky.


Schmidt drives in four in 8-4 CU victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Jared Schmidt posted two hits and four RBIs, including a towering three-run homer, Eddie McDaniels added two hits and two runs scored and James Hatcher battled through six innings for the win in Cumberland’s 8-4 victory over 13th-ranked Georgetown College in the Mid-South Conference Baseball Championships Friday night in Bowling Green, Ky.


Phoenix drop 7-1 decision to Patriots

LEBANON, Tenn. – Colton Easterwood tossed a complete game while Jose Rojas was 4-for-4 with a home run and two RBIs in fifth-ranked University of the Cumberlands 7-1 victory over Cumberland in baseball action Thursday night at Bowling Green Ball Park in Bowling Green, Ky.