REPORTS: Wilkerson receives call to MLB

LEBANON, Tenn. – Reports have surfaced this week that former Cumberland All-American pitcher Aaron Wilkerson will receive a call-up to the Major Leagues with the Boston Red Sox and is a possible candidate to start Sunday’s series finale against the Los Angeles Angels, though no official transaction has been made as of Noon Central Time on Friday.


127 named to 2016 Spring Dean's List

LEBANON, Tenn. – One hundred and twenty-seven Cumberland student-athletes, department personnel and athletic training majors were named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2016 semester, as released this week by the University.


Former player, coach Conner talks about MLB Draft

LEBANON, Tenn. – Former Cumberland baseball player and coach and current San Diego Padres Scouting Director Mark Conner recently discussed the Major League Baseball Draft with the San Diego Tribune.


Soccer, baseball kick off summer camps at CU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland and baseball hosted summer camps this week, with almost 200 kids combined between the two events taking part in drills and games at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium for baseball and Lindsey Donnell Stadium-Kirk Field for soccer.


Four baseball players named NAIA Scholar-Athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball players Drew Chester, Brett Cox, Dylan Lannom and Hector Viera were all named 2016 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes on Wednesday, as announced by the national office.


CU baseball camps begin June 6

LEBANON, Tenn. – Four different Cumberland University baseball camps will take place throughout the month of June this summer beginning June 6 on the CU campus and running until the end of the month.


Mistakes end season for baseball in 7-4 loss

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Cumberland’s Tyler Yorko posted three hits with a triple but St. Catharine College took advantage of nine walks and Tyler Devine drove in a pair of runs in a 7-4 victory over the Phoenix in an elimination game of the Mid-South Conference Baseball Championships here Saturday at Bowling Green Ballpark.


Four-run eighth downs CU

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Aaron Ashton’s two-run single to center highlighted a four-run eighth inning and Scott Sebald tossed a four-hit shutout, striking out 10 in a 4-0 Lindsey Wilson victory over Cumberland in the Mid-South Conference Baseball Championships here Friday evening at Bowling Green Ballpark.


Viera, Lares named to MSC Gold Glove Team

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Hector Viera and Gabe Lares were both named to the Mid-South Conference Baseball Gold Glove Team announced last week before the start of the conference tournament. Viera and Lares will now be considered for the Rawlings-NAIA Gold Glove Team that is announced during the Avista-NAIA World Series later this month.


116 current, former student-athletes graduating Saturday

LEBANON, Tenn. – One hundred and sixteen current and former Cumberland student-athletes, athletic trainers and athletic staff will receive their degrees this Saturday in the 174th Commencement ceremonies on the lawn of Memorial Hall. It marks the fourth straight year of more than 100 graduates for athletic department student-athletes and personnel.


Phoenix take on Lindsey Wilson in MSC Baseball Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball will take on Lindsey Wilson at 4:30 p.m. Central Time on Friday at Bowling Green Ballpark in the first game of the double elimination format in the Mid-South Conference Championships.


Barron earns MSC Pitcher of the Week honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland junior Erik Barron was voted Mid-South Conference Player of the Week on Monday after tossing a three-hit shutout in CU’s 2-0 victory at Georgetown College in the opening round of the Mid-South Conference Baseball Championships.


Three-run ninth carries CU to 4-2 win

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland scored three times in the ninth inning, two on an error and another on a wild pitch, and Stephen Fischer scattered 11 hits in eight innings of work to get the win in a 4-2 victory over Georgetown College on Saturday in Georgetown, Ky., clinching the best 2-of-3 series for the Phoenix.


Barron's gem leads CU to 2-0 victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Erik Barron tossed a three-hit shutout, getting 17 ground ball outs, and Tyler Yorko’s two-run single in the ninth provided all of the offense in the game in Cumberland’s 2-0 victory over Georgetown College in the first of a three-game series Thursday afternoon in Georgetown, Ky.


Dickison named First Team All-MSC, three others earn Second Team

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Ryan Dickison was voted First Team All-Mid-South Conference and Stephen Fischer, Nick McGrew and Mike Melendez all garnered Second Team honors, as announced by the league office Wednesday in advance of the conference tournament that begins Thursday and Friday with best 2-of-3 series.


UPDATED: Baseball series now starting Thursday

LEBANON, Tenn. – With a 100 percent chance of rain forecast for the weekend, Cumberland’s baseball series has shifted once again and the Phoenix will take on Georgetown College in a single game Thursday at 2 p.m. Central Time at Robert N. Wilson Field in Georgetown, Ky., to begin action in the Mid-South Conference Championships.


Fourteen baseball players honored as MSC Scholar-Athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. – Fourteen Cumberland baseball players were named Mid-South Conference Scholar-Athletes, as announced by the league office Wednesday in advance of the conference tournament that begins this weekend at home sites.


Phoenix fall in regular season finale, 6-5

LEBANON, Tenn. – Hector Viera, Nick McGrew and Josh Croft each collected two hits, but Josh Merrigan posted three hits and three RBIs and Jereid Woods added two hits, two runs and two RBIs, leading top-ranked Georgia Gwinnett to a 6-5 victory over Cumberland in baseball action Monday night in Lawrenceville, Ga.


Viera voted MSC Player of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University infielder Hector Viera was voted Mid-South Conference Baseball Player of the Week on Monday after batting .583 with five RBIs and five runs scored and helping the Phoenix win 3-of-4 contests against ranked opponents.


Baseball heading to Georgetown for MSC Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland finished in a three-way tie for third in the final Mid-South Conference baseball standings but lost both tiebreakers and will travel to Georgetown College for a three-game series this weekend in the opening round of the conference tournament. Times for the games will be upcoming.


Plunkett, Barron help baseball split on Senior Day

LEBANON, Tenn. – Jarrett Plunkett’s pinch-hit two-run homer and Erik Barron’s complete-game effort with 13 strikeouts helped Cumberland win the opener, 4-3, and split a doubleheader with 16th-ranked Campbellsville University in baseball action here Saturday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Hunt picks up 1,500 career win in 12-2 Phoenix victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Gabe Lares posted three hits and five RBIs, helping Cumberland to a 12-2 victory over 16th-ranked Campbellsville University and giving head coach Woody Hunt his 1,500th career win here Friday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Baseball game at Georgia Gwinnett moved to Monday

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s baseball game scheduled for next week at Georgia Gwinnett has been moved to Monday, April 25 to accommodate CU head coach Woody Hunt’s presence at a Mid-South Conference meeting.


Big innings send CU to 11-8 victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland scored six runs in the second and four more in the third highlighted by two-run doubles from Josh Croft and Ryan Dickison and Mitch Langer tossed seven innings for his fifth win in Cumberland’s 11-8 victory over No. 17 Bryan College here Tuesday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Fischer, Yorko help CU salvage final game

LEBANON, Tenn. – Tyler Yorko drove in three runs and Stephen Fischer allowed three runs on seven hits in three innings, helping Cumberland salvage the final game of the series at Georgetown College on Saturday, 5-3, at Robert N. Wilson Field in Georgetown, Ky.


Baseball opens series with 12-0 loss

LEBANON, Tenn. – Chaz Meadows posted a three-run homer, a three-run double and drove in seven runs, as Georgetown College scored 10 runs in the middle innings in a 12-0 victory over Cumberland in baseball action Friday in Georgetown, Ky.


Former CU baseball players begin professional seasons

LEBANON, Tenn. – Four former Cumberland baseball players – Aaron Wilkerson, Will Locante, Chipper Smith and Josciel Veras – began their minor league seasons this past week while two others are playing and coaching in the professional ranks as well.


Allen drives in three but CU falls, 9-8

LEBANON, Tenn. – Kyle Allen drove in three runs with a double and a sacrifice fly and Cumberland loaded the bases in the ninth before bouncing into a double play, dropping a 9-8 decision to Bethel University in baseball action Wednesday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Big innings help CU split with Talladega

LEBANON, Tenn. – Ryan Dickison homered and drove in three runs and Gabe Lares added two RBIs, backing up Mitch Langer, who gave up one run on four hits in Cumberland’s 15-1 victory over Talladega College in baseball action Tuesday afternoon at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Baseball game rescheduled for Wednesday

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball’s home game scheduled for Monday against Bethel University has been rescheduled for this Wednesday at 3 p.m. at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium due to impending inclement weather in the middle Tennessee area.


Phoenix fall twice at Lindsey Wilson

LEBANON, Tenn. – Lindsey Wilson broke open a tie game with five runs in the sixth in the opener and the Blue Raiders limited Cumberland to just seven hits in each game in sweeping the Phoenix, 8-2 and 6-2, in baseball action Sunday afternoon at Egnew Park in Columbia, Ky.


Huge ninth inning provides 7-6 opening win

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland exploded for six runs in the ninth with two-run singles from Josh Croft and Ryan Dickison and Erik Barron allowed three unearned runs in eight innings, helping the Phoenix to a 7-6 victory over 24th-ranked Lindsey Wilson in the first of a three-game series Saturday afternoon at Egnew Park in Columbia, Ky.


Baseball series shifted to Saturday-Sunday

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s baseball series this weekend at Lindsey Wilson has shifted to Saturday-Sunday because of forecasted inclement weather in the Columbia, Ky., area. The teams will play a single game Saturday at 2 p.m. and a doubleheader Sunday at Noon at Egnew Park.


Top-ranked Grizzlies end CU winning streak

LEBANON, Tenn. – Nick McGrew posted three hits, but Brady Hamilton hit a pair of home runs and drove in three, as top-ranked Georgia Gwinnett belted three total homers in a 6-3 victory over Cumberland in baseball action Wednesday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Baseball extends streak to seven with 10-6 win

LEBANON, Tenn. – Jarrett Plunkett posted two hits and two RBIs, Josh Croft drove in a pair of runs and Cumberland scored eight runs in the first five innings before hanging on for a 10-6 victory over Bethel University in baseball action Tuesday in McKenzie, Tenn.


Weather forces change to Wednesday baseball game time

LEBANON, Tenn. – With impending weather in the forecast, Cumberland’s baseball game scheduled for Wednesday against Georgia Gwinnett has been moved to a Noon Central Time start at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Dickison voted MSC Player of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland senior Ryan Dickison was voted Mid-South Conference Baseball Player of the Week on Monday after batting .533 with six extra-base hits and six RBIs in four CU victories.


Plunkett's walk-off helps baseball sweep

LEBANON, Tenn. – Ryan Dickison’s two-run double in the ninth tied the game and Jarrett Plunkett ended it with a two-run walk-off homer in the 11th for a 5-3 victory in the opener for Cumberland, who won the second game as well, 9-5, to sweep the doubleheader over the University of the Cumberlands on Saturday in baseball action at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Barron's complete game starts series with win

LEBANON, Tenn. – Mike Melendez posted two hits and three RBIs, backing up a complete game from Erik Barron, who scattered seven hits and allowed one run in Cumberland’s 9-1 victory over the University of the Cumberlands in baseball action Friday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Five-run seventh carries CU to 9-3 win

LEBANON, Tenn. – Mike Melendez collected three hits, three RBIs and three runs scored, Drew Chester tossed six innings for the win and Cumberland scored five runs in the seventh to break open a tie game en route to a 9-3 victory over No. 9 Tennessee Wesleyan in baseball action Wednesday in Athens, Tenn.


Croft's two-run single, Hoppe's shutout lead baseball sweep

LEBANON, Tenn. – Josh Croft’s two-run single in the ninth inning plated the winning runs in the opener and Curtis Hoppe tossed a five-hit shutout in the second game, as Cumberland swept a doubleheader from St. Catharine College, 10-8 and 6-0, on Saturday in baseball action at Edelon-Heyden Field in St. Catharine, Ky.


Baseball drops 2-1 decision in 10 innings

LEBANON, Tenn. – Erik Barron allowed just one run on four hits in nine innings, but Cumberland managed just five hits and committed a costly error in the 10th inning, leading to the game-winning run and a 2-1 victory for St. Catharine College in the series-opener Friday in baseball action at Edelen-Haydon Field in St. Catharine, Ky.


Miscues to blame in 5-3 loss at Bryan

LEBANON, Tenn. – Nick McGrew posted three hits and Josh Croft hit a two-run homer, but 23rd-ranked Bryan College scored twice in the sixth to take the lead and added an insurance run in the eighth in a 5-3 victory over Cumberland in baseball action Tuesday night in Dayton, Tenn.


Hollis' big day leads 12-6 CU win

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Steven Hollis went 3-for-4 with three runs scored and four RBIs and senior Hector Viera added three hits and three runs, as Cumberland scored nine runs in its final three at-bats in a 12-6 victory over Huntington University in baseball action Monday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Baseball drops pair at home

LEBANON, Tenn. – The University of Pikeville used two big innings in the opener and one in the second game to sweep Cumberland, 8-4 and 10-0, and complete the sweep in baseball action Saturday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Pikeville takes first game of series, 9-6

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland scored four times in the first and once in the third, but the University of Pikeville posted three runs in its final two at-bats en route to a 9-6 victory over the Phoenix in baseball action Friday afternoon at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


10-run first carries Phoenix to 19-2 victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Ryan Dickison, Tyler Yorko and Jarrett Plunkett each drove in three runs and Cumberland scored 10 times in the first inning and never looked back in a 19-2 victory over Brescia University in baseball action Tuesday afternoon at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Tuesday baseball game switched to Lebanon

LEBANON, Tenn. – Due to weekend and continuing rain in northern Kentucky, Cumberland’s Tuesday baseball game against Brescia University has been changed to a home game at 2 p.m. at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Fischer dominant again, offense explodes for 11-1 victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland scored six runs in the second inning and never looked back offensively and Stephen Fischer posted his sixth victory with seven innings of one-hit baseball in an 11-1 victory over Shawnee State on Saturday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Big innings help Phoenix split twinbill

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland scored 10 runs in its final two at-bats to overcome an early deficit and win the second game, 11-8 over Shawnee State, splitting the doubleheader with the Bears on an overcast and wet Friday afternoon at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Baseball series shifting back to Friday-Saturday

LEBANON, Tenn. – Because of the changing weather forecast for the coming weekend, Cumberland and Shawnee State’s baseball series has shifted back to Friday-Saturday, with the teams scheduled for a Noon doubleheader on Friday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Baseball falls again, 7-4, to Keiser

LEBANON, Tenn. – Ryan Dickison posted three hits and Mike Melendez drove in three runs, but Cumberland stranded the bases loaded in the eighth and ninth innings and 13 total in a 7-4 loss to 15th-ranked Keiser University on Tuesday in Daytona Beach, Fla.


Weekend series shifting to Saturday-Sunday

LEBANON, Tenn. – With forecasts calling for rain on Friday in the middle Tennessee area, Cumberland is moving its weekend Mid-South Conference baseball series against Shawnee State to Saturday and Sunday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Errors costly in 8-6 loss at ERAU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Stephen Fischer tossed six strong innings and Nick McGrew collected three hits and two RBIs, but Embry-Riddle scored all eight runs in its final three at-bats to post an 8-6 victory over Cumberland in baseball action Monday night in Daytona Beach, Fla.


Big inning carries Bellevue past CU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Gabe Lares posted three hits and Ryan Dickison and Ryan Simmons added two hits apiece, but 12th-ranked Bellevue University scored five runs in the third inning and Cumberland stranded 10 runners in a 5-1 loss to the Bruins Sunday night in Daytona Beach, Fla.


Culver-Stockton takes final game of series

LEBANON, Tenn. – Josh Croft posted three hits and Brian Conn added two off the bench, but Cumberland stranded 12 runners and Culver-Stockton took advantage of seven walks and seven hit batsmen to salvage the final game of the series, 7-3, on Saturday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Phoenix sweep two from Culver-Stockton

LEBANON, Tenn. – Kyle Allen drove in the winning run with a single in the sixth in the opener and Ryan Dickison hit a three-run homer and plated the go-ahead run with a single in the fifth in Cumberland’s doubleheader sweep of Culver-Stockton, 4-3 and 6-5, on Friday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Baseball takes second game at Talladega

LEBANON, Tenn. – Talladega College scored twice in the bottom of the seventh to win the opener, 7-6, but Kyle Allen drove in a pair of runs and Hector Viera posted two hits and two runs scored in a 5-4 victory in the second game for Cumberland and a doubleheader split on Tuesday in Talladega, Ala.


CU splits doubleheader to end homestand

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland scored 11 runs in the fourth inning to win the opener, 11-1, but Judson University plated six runs on three hits, three walks and an error in the sixth to win the second game, 8-4, and split the doubleheader in baseball action here Saturday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Baseball shuts out Judson in doubleheader

LEBANON, Tenn. – Mike Melendez allowed just three hits and Stephen Fischer gave up four, as the Cumberland hurlers each tossed shutouts for Cumberland in a doubleheader sweep of Judson University, 10-0 and 4-0, on Saturday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Missed chances, errors costly in 5-4 CU loss

LEBANON, Tenn. – Ryan Dickison belted a two-run homer, collected two hits and scored twice, but Cumberland stranded eight baserunners despite posting 11 hits and 14th-ranked Tennessee Wesleyan got the game-winning run on a throwing error in a 5-4 win over the Phoenix in baseball action here Tuesday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Carter earns MSC Player of the Week accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland senior Richard Carter earned Mid-South Conference Baseball Player of the Week accolades after posting three home runs, five runs scored and six RBIs in four games for the Phoenix.


Tuesday baseball moved to 1 p.m.

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s baseball game set for Tuesday against Tennessee Wesleyan has been moved up one hour to 1 p.m. at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium in an effort to try and beat impending rain in the forecast.


Late heroics help baseball sweep Lyon

LEBANON, Tenn. – Nick McGrew went 3-for-4 with two RBIs and two runs scored in the opener and Cumberland scored three times in the sixth and Tyler Yorko’s single in the seventh drove home the winning run in a doubleheader sweep, 8-3 and 4-3, over Lyon College in baseball action Saturday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Carter two-run homers pace 9-3 victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Richard Carter hit a pair of two-run homers and Cumberland pounded out 13 hits in a 9-3 victory over Lyon College in the opening contest of a three-game series Friday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Phoenix rally for 5-3 victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Richard Carter hit a two-run homer and Nick McGrew drove in a pair of runs, as Cumberland overcame an early deficit to post a 5-3 victory over Brescia University in baseball action Wednesday on a cold and blustery day at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Weather forces change in baseball schedule

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s baseball game scheduled for Tuesday against Brescia University has been moved to Wednesday at 2 p.m. against the Bearcats at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium because of continuing inclement weather in the area.


Langer's three-run homer helps CU salvage finale

LEBANON, Tenn. – Mitch Langer belted a three-run homer and Stephen Fischer tossed his second straight complete game, stranding the tying and go-ahead run in the seventh in Cumberland’s 4-3 victory over Madonna University on a cold and windy Saturday at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Baseball swept by Madonna

LEBANON, Tenn. – Evan Piechota tossed a one-hit shutout in the opener and Madonna University pounded out 16 hits in a doubleheader sweep, 8-0 and 5-2, over Cumberland in baseball action on a blustery Friday afternoon at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Baseball weekend schedule altered

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s weekend baseball schedule has been altered because of forecasted frigid temperatures on Saturday and Sunday. The Phoenix and Madonna University will now play a doubleheader on Friday at Noon and a single game Saturday, also at Noon, at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Big inning helps CU split twinbill

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland scored eight times in the second inning, taking advantage of six walks, an error and one hit batter, en route to a 10-2 victory in the second game, splitting a doubleheader against Point University on Saturday in West Point, Ga.


McGrew's 10th-inning single provides opening win

LEBANON, Tenn. – Curtis Hoppe tossed four shutout innings of relief for the victory and Nick McGrew drove home Tyler Yorko with the winning run in the 10th inning, as Cumberland claimed a 4-3 victory over Point University in the season opener for both clubs Friday in West Point, Ga.


Radio broadcast schedule set for 2016 baseball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland announced its 2016 baseball radio schedule this week, which includes 37 games over 25 dates beginning February 19. All Mid-South Conference games along with postseason action in the Mid-South Conference Championships, NAIA Championship Opening Round and Avista-NAIA World Series are part of the broadcast schedule.


Baseball dinner, auction set for Feb. 18

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball will host its annual Kickoff Dinner and Auction at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, February 18 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.


Baseball season tickets now on sale

LEBANON, Tenn. – Season tickets are now on sale for the 2016 Cumberland baseball season, which includes 33 home games on 23 dates and a 12-game homestand as well as six straight weekend series at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Former player Schrock named baseball assistant

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball coach Woody Hunt announced the hiring of former CU player Chris Schrock to the full-time staff this week. Schrock replaces Ryan Hunt, who accepted the position of head coach at Volunteer State Community College last week.


Fall Dean's List announced with 142 student-athletes recognized

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University announced the 2015 Fall Dean’s List this week, which includes 142 student-athletes, athletic department personnel and athletic training majors. The honor is reserved for students who achieved a grade-point-average of 3.50 or above on all classes attempted during the fall semester.


CU offering two winter hitting clinics

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University baseball coach Woody Hunt is offering winter hitting clinics on December 18-19 for ages 8-16 at the Benton Jennings Indoor Facility on campus.


Cumberland announces 2016 baseball schedule

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball is set to host 33 home games in 2016, including 12 in the month of February, with the Bulldogs beginning the season February 4-5 at Point University in West Point, Ga., as announced this week by long-time head coach Woody Hunt.


Baseball picked third in MSC Preseason Coaches' Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University baseball was picked third in the Mid-South Coaches’ Preseason Poll released last week for the 2016 season.


CU baseball visits LSSD Pre-K

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball took part in a community service effort recently at the Lebanon Special School District Pre-K class that is held on the CU campus, playing games and socializing with the children behind Justin Potter Residence Hall.


Baseball hosting annual pancake breakfast, garage sale

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland baseball team will hold its annual Pancake Breakfast and Garage Sale on the CU campus from 6 a.m. until Noon on Saturday, November 14.


Cumberland hosting Prospect Showcase on Nov. 8

LEBANON, Tenn. – Head coach Woody Hunt and the Cumberland University baseball program will host a Prospect Showcase on Sunday, November 8, for grades 9-12 from 11 a.m.-5 p.m. at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium.


Student-athletes volunteer at Sherry's Run

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University wrestling, men’s and women’s basketball, baseball and cheer and dance teams all participated in set-up, breakdown and event management for community service projects at last weekend’s Sherry’s Run in Lebanon.


CU coaches, athletes take part in All Sports Clinic

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University and the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce Sports Council teamed up for an All Sports Camp for Wilson County residents ages 7-12 this past Sunday, September 13, on the CU campus.


Winter, fall sports take part in community service outings

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland student-athletes with men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s tennis, men’s and women’s golf, baseball, softball and cheer-dance were all involved in community service projects in the Lebanon area on August 28-29 as part of Leadership Day activities in the athletic department.


Winter, spring athletes go through Leadership Training

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University student-athletes in winter and spring sports participated in Leadership Training on Saturday, August 29 that included lectures from deans within the University, sessions on sexual assault, social media training and nutrition as well as eligibility.


REMINDER: Cumberland hosting All-Sports Camp

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University and the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce Sports Council are teaming up for an All Sports Camp for Wilson County residents ages 7-12 on Sunday, September 13 from 3-5 p.m. on the CU campus. Registration starts at 2 p.m. that day.


Seven former Bulldogs continue professional seasons

LEBANON, Tenn. – Seven former Cumberland baseball players continue their professional careers this summer, including five in Major League-affiliated organizations and two more in the independent Frontier League.