REMINDER: CU accepting nominations for 2019 Sports Hall of Fame class

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland University Athletic Department is accepting nominations for the Class of 2019 Sports Hall of Fame until Monday, April 1. 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.

Four cheerleaders garner All-MSC accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland cheerleaders Kalea Barnett and Krista Payne earned First Team All-Mid-South Conference honors while Virginia Lea and Courtney Spivey were named Second Team All-MSC, as announced recently by the league office.

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

LEBANON, Tenn. – Eight Cumberland cheer and dance team members were named Academic All-Mid-South Conference during a banquet Friday in Bowling Green, Ky., before the conference championships.

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.

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.

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

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.

Cumberland finishes fourth in MSC President's Cup standings

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University finished fourth among eight schools in the Mid-South Conference President’s Cup standings, conference officials announced recently, the highest finish for the Phoenix since a second-place showing in 2012-13.

Cumberland Cheer offering camp on June 9

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland cheerleading will host a camp for ages 4-and-up on Saturday, June 9 from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center.