Men's Cross Country News
March 08, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University cross country coach Jim Seckel announced the signing of Alamo, Tenn., native Jerry Rojas to scholarship papers this week for the 2016-17 academic year. Rojas is the second signee for the Phoenix for the upcoming season.
March 07, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University cross country coach Jim Seckel announced the signing of Jasper, Ala., native Jake Royster to scholarship papers this week for the 2016 season, the first signee for the Phoenix for next season.
January 12, 2016
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.
November 10, 2015
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland cross country runners Keaton Gaffney, Chelsea Reeves, Alesa Steiner, John Daugherty and Kason Halfacre were all named Mid-South Conference Scholar-Athletes, as announced by the league office Friday before the conference championships in Bowling Green, Ky.
November 07, 2015
LEBANON, Tenn. – Juniors Garang Madut and Tanner Harp each placed in the Top 20 and Cumberland finished fifth as a team at the Mid-South Conference Men’s Cross Country Championships on Saturday in Bowling Green, Ky.
October 24, 2015
LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Taylor Blankenship placed 14th for the women and junior Garang Madut finished ninth for the men, leading the Cumberland cross country teams at the St. Louis Fall Classic on Saturday in St. Louis, Mo.
October 21, 2015
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland junior Garang Madut finished 17th at last week’s Berry College Invitational in Mt. Berry, Ga., garnering Mid-South Conference Men’s Cross Country Runner of the Week honors on Tuesday.
October 18, 2015
LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Garang Madut finished 17th and freshman Claudia Tepox placed 26th to lead the Cumberland cross country teams Saturday at the Berry College Invitational in Mt. Berry, Ga. All 13 CU runners set personal-bests during the event, which is the next-to-last before the conference championships.