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.


130 athletic personnel, student-athletes set for graduation Saturday

LEBANON, Tenn. – One hundred and thirty current and former Cumberland student-athletes, athletic trainers and athletic staff will receive their degrees this Saturday in the 177th Commencement ceremonies on the lawn of Memorial Hall. It marks the seventh straight year of more than 100 graduates for athletic department student-athletes and personnel.


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.


Cookeville's Griffin inks with CU cross country

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland cross country coach Jim Seckel announced the signing of Cookeville, Tenn., native Kevin Griffin to scholarship papers this week for the 2019-20 academic year.


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.


Barlow places 109th for CU men

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Joel Barlow finished 109th among 330 participants and freshman Cornelius Kipchumba placed 161st for Cumberland at the 63rd Annual Men’s Cross Country Championships on a cold Friday in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.


Five runners earn bids to NAIA Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland runners Joel Barlow and Cornelius Kipchumba for the men and Amber Mays, Taylor Blankenship and Abby Gawthorp for the women earned at-large berth into the NAIA Cross Country Championships, as announced late Wednesday by the national office.


Angeles-Solis, Rojas garner Academic All-MSC accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. –Cumberland men’s cross country runners Carlos Angeles-Solis and Jerry Rojas earned Academic All-Mid-South Conference honors , as announced recently by the league office. Student-athletes must be a sophomore, junior or senior academically and maintain a 3.25 grade-point-average to be eligible for the award.


Barlow, Kipchumba garner All-MSC honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Joel Barlow and Cornelius Kipchumba both earned Second Team All-Mid-South Conference honors based on their performances at the league championships this past Saturday in Bowling Green, Ky.