125 student-athletes set for graduation Saturday

LEBANON, Tenn. – One hundred and twenty-five current and former Cumberland student-athletes, athletic trainers and athletic staff will receive their degrees this Saturday in the 175th Commencement ceremonies on the lawn of Memorial Hall. It marks the fifth straight year of more than 100 graduates for athletic department student-athletes and personnel.


Cheer/dance/mascot tryouts taking place this month

LEBANON, Tenn. – Tryouts for the 2017-18 Cumberland University cheerleading and dance squads and mascot tryouts will take place this month, with cheer tryouts set for April 14-15 and dance and mascot tryouts on April 29 at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center on the CU campus.


LAST DAY: CU accepting nominations for 2017 Hall of Fame class

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland University Athletic Department is accepting nominations for the Class of 2017 Sports Hall of Fame until Monday, April 3. Nominations must be made in writing and include full justification for the nomination, including statistics, honors, awards and any other pertinent information about the nominee. The 2017 Hall of Fame dinner is set for Friday, October 6, at 6 p.m. in Baird Chapel.


Beasley, Montgomery named First Team All-MSC

LEBANON, Tenn. –Cumberland cheerleaders Morgan Beasley and Katy Montgomery earned First Team All-Mid-South Conference honors while Sydnee Steverson and Chloe White were named Second Team All-MSC, as announced recently by the league office.


Three from cheer-dance named NAIA Scholar-Athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University cheer and dance team members Virginia Lea, Jamie Rice and Kayla Rice were named 2017 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes recently, as announced by the national office.


Cumberland quartet wins all-girls conference title

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Morgan Beasley, Eden Corley, Alyssa Freeman and Katy Montgomery won the All-Girls competition at the Mid-South Conference Cheerleading Championships on Wednesday night in Frankfort, Ky.


Nine cheer-dance team members earn Academic All-MSC honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Nine Cumberland cheer and dance team members were recognized as Academic All-Mid-South Conference on Tuesday, as announced by the league office in advance of the MSC Cheer Championships set for Wednesday night in Frankfort, Ky.


133 named to Fall 2016 Dean's List

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University released the Dean’s List for Fall 2016 last week with 133 student-athletes and athletic training majors recognized. The honor is reserved for undergraduate students who achieved a grade-point-average of 3.50 or above on all classes attempted during the spring semester.


CU Dance Team offering clinic Nov. 5

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland dance team will hold a one-day clinic for ages 5-14 on Saturday, November 5, from 9-11 a.m. at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center.