Thomas finishes with rounds of 77 and 74

LEBANON, Tenn. – Dustin Thomas carded scores of 77 and 74 in the second and third rounds on Thursday, completing play in the 60th Annual NAIA Men’s Golf Championships at the TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill.


Second round play suspended at NAIA Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – The second round of play in the 60th Annual NAIA Men’s Golf Championships has been suspended for the second straight day at the TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill. Cumberland’s Dustin Thomas played just one hole before play was suspended.


Thomas shoots 84 in opening round

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University’s Dustin Thomas carded an opening-round 84 on Tuesday in the suspended first round of the 60th Annual NAIA Men’s Golf National Championships at the TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill.


Thomas set to tee off at national championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland junior Dustin Thomas will tee off at 9 a.m. CDT on Tuesday, May 24, in the opening round of the 60th Annual NAIA Men’s Golf Championships at the TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill. Thomas qualified for the event by winning medalist honors at the TranSouth Championships two weeks ago in Blytheville, Ark.


Garrett named TSAC Freshman of the Year

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Austin Garrett was voted the TranSouth Conference Freshman of the Year in a vote of league coaches announced during last week’s conference championships in Blytheville, Ark.


Thomas wins medalist honors at TranSouth Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Dustin Thomas fired a career-best five-under par 66, winning individual medalist honors at the TranSouth Championships Friday in Blytheville, Ark. Union University won the team championship by two shots over the Bulldogs.


Thomas, Bulldogs second after 36 holes

LEBANON, Tenn. – Dustin Thomas, Guy Nardo and Paul Vaughan all shot 74 and four Cumberland players stand in the Top 10 after the second round of the TranSouth Championships Thursday in Blytheville, Ark. Cumberland trails tournament leader Union Univ. by one shot for the overall lead.


Thomas, Garrett atop TranSouth Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Dustin Thomas shot three-under par 68 to take the overall lead and Austin Garrett carded a one-under 70 for Cumberland in the opening round of the TranSouth Championships Thursday in Blytheville, Ark. The Bulldogs lead Union University by 11 shots in the team standings.


Five golfers named TranSouth Scholar-Athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. – Five Cumberland golfers were named TranSouth Conference Scholar-Athletes, as announced by the conference office this week in advance of the league tournament, which starts Monday in Blytheville, Ark.


Garrett, Thomas both finish in Top 5

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Dustin Thomas carded a second-round 70, tying for fifth, and freshman Austin Garrett tied for third individually, leading the Cumberland men’s golf team Saturday at the CU Spring Invitational at Windtree Golf Club in Mt. Juliet, Tenn.


Garrett fourth, Whitmer fifth at CU Invite

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Austin Garrett fired a first-round 70 and is fourth overall while senior Austin Whitmer carded a 71 and is tied for fifth on Friday at the Cumberland Spring Invitational at Windtree Golf Club in Mt. Juliet, Tenn.


Bulldogs defeat Union in match play

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland won four of the five morning four-ball matches and then staved off an early comeback in the afternoon singles matches, defeating Union University, 10 ½-6 ½, in a match play event Saturday at Windtree Golf Club in Mt. Juliet, Tenn.


Thomas ties for seventh at TNU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Dustin Thomas shot a three-over par 74 and tied for seventh overall Tuesday, leading the Cumberland men’s golf team at the Second Annual Trevecca Spring Invitational at Old Hickory Country Club in Old Hickory, Tenn.


Thomas and Nardo both in Top 10 at TNU Invite

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Dustin Thomas shot even-par 72, two shots behind the leaders, and junior Guy Nardo was one shot back at one-over 73, leading the Cumberland men’s golf team Monday at the Second Annual Trevecca Spring Invitational at Old Hickory Country Club in Old Hickory, Tenn.


McGinley, Gammons both named TranSouth POW

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s K.C. McGinley and Ryan Gammons were named the TranSouth Conference Golfers of the Week on Tuesday after their performances at the Martin Methodist Spring Invitational in Gulf Shores, Ala., on March 7-8.


Gammons ties for second at MMC Invite

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Ryan Gammons posted scores of 73-75, finishing at four-over par 148 and tying for second to lead the Cumberland men’s golf team Monday and Tuesday at the Martin Methodist Spring Fling at the Peninsula Golf Course in Gulf Shores, Ala.


Youth and experience combine for Bulldog golfers

A deep and very experience Cumberland men’s golf team begins its 2011 spring schedule next week in Gulf Shores, Ala. The Bulldogs have four upperclassmen who have part of the starting lineup for almost every round of their careers as well as three sophomores and three freshmen who are all looking to make an impact this season.


Thomas places third at RedHawk Classic

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Dustin Thomas shot two-over par and finished third while freshman Austin Garrett and senior Austin Whitmer both finished at three-over par and tied for fourth, leading the Cumberland men’s golf team to a second-place finish in the RedHawk Classic on Monday and Tuesday at Lawrenceburg Country Club in Lawrenceburg, Tenn.


Garrett named Golfer of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Austin Garrett was named the TranSouth Conference Men’s Golfer of the Week on Monday after posting a two-under 70 in a dual match with Bryan College at Windtree Golf Club in Mt. Juliet, Tenn., last week.


Oldham, Garrett both shoot two-under 70

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland freshmen Austin Garrett and Stewart Oldham both shot two-under par 70, tying for medalist honors in Friday’s dual match against Bryan College at Windtree Golf Club in Mt. Juliet, Tenn. The Bulldogs shot 285 as a team, the second lowest single-round score in school history.


Vaughan ties for medalist honors versus MMC

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Paul Vaughan tied for individual medalist honors with a two-over 74 and senior Austin Whitmer and junior Guy Nardo both tied for third, leading the Cumberland men’s golf team Friday in a dual match against Martin Methodist at Point Mallard Golf Club in Decatur, Ala.


Nardo, Thomas rebound for the men

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Guy Nardo carded a second round 74 while junior Dustin Thomas fired a 75 and freshman Austin Garrett shot a 76 and tied for 20th overall for the Cumberland men’s golf team Tuesday at the Indian Bayou Invitational in Destin, Fla.


Garrett leads Bulldogs with opening round 76

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Austin Garrett fired a first-round 76, tying for 16th overall Monday at the Indian Bayou Classic at Indian Bayou Golf Club in Destin, Fla.


Vaughan loses in a playoff

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Paul Vaughan lost on the first playoff hole after shooting a 73 and junior Dustin Thomas, senior Austin Whitmer and freshman Austin Garrett all tied for sixth for Cumberland’s golf team Friday at the Union University Fall Invitational at Jackson National Golf Club in Jackson, Tenn.


Golf sets date for scramble fundraiser

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland golf teams will host a four-person scramble fundraiser at WindTree Golf Course in Mt. Juliet on Saturday, September 11 starting at 1 p.m.


Cart, Thomas, Vaughan all named TranSouth Scholar-Athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. – Three Cumberland golfers were recently named TranSouth Scholar-Athletes by the conference office, including junior Matt Cart and sophomores Dustin Thomas and Paul Vaughan.


Nardo shoots 69, Bulldogs place four in Top 10

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Guy Nardo fired a three-under 69 but the Cumberland men’s golf team fell short of defending their conference title, losing by five shots to Union University Tuesday at the TranSouth Championships at Pickwick Landing State Park Golf Course in Pickwick Dam, Tenn.


Whitmer, Bulldogs both second at TranSouth Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Austin Whitmer posted rounds of 71 and 75 and the Cumberland men’s golf team was lights-out in the opening round but trails by one shot overall after 36 holes Monday in the TranSouth Championships at Pickwick Landing State Park Golf Course in Pickwick Dam, Tenn.