159 named to Spring 2017 Dean's List

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University released the Dean’s List for Spring 2017 last week with 159 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.


Men's golf ends year ranked 25th nationally

LEBANON, Tenn. – After making its second appearance in the national tournament in school history, Cumberland men’s golf ended the year ranked 25th in the final NAIA Coaches’ Top 25 Poll released this week by the national office.


Kean's 81 paces men in second round

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Zach Kean carded an 81 and sophomore Garrett Daniel added an 83 in a weather-delayed and eventually suspended second round of the 66th Annual NAIA Men’s Golf Championships on Wednesday at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill.


Daniel, Johnson each shoot 80 to lead men's golf

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Ian Whittemore and sophomore Garrett Daniel each posted a pair of birdies but Garrett and senior Zach Johnson both finished at nine-over par 80 and Whittemore shot 81, leading Cumberland on a windy Tuesday in the opening round of the 66th Annual NAIA Men’s Golf Championships at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill.


Men's golf tee times set for NAIA Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University men’s golf will begin play in the 66th Annual NAIA Championships at 12:30 p.m. on hole No. 10 on Tuesday, May 16, at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill., as announced Friday night by the national office.


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.


Daniel, Polston garner All-Conference honors

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Cumberland’s Garrett Daniel and Zach Polston were named First Team All-Mid-South Conference, as announced by the league office at the conclusion of last week’s conference tournament in Bowling Green, Ky.


Men's golf erases nine-shot deficit to win MSC Championships

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Cumberland University erased a nine-stroke deficit during the final round of the Mid-South Conference Men’s Golf Championship to win the program’s first postseason MSC title on Wednesday afternoon at Bowling Green Country Club in Bowling Green, Ky.


Daniel shoots six-under 66 for CU, moves into second overall

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Sophomore Garrett Daniel carded a second-round 66 that included six birdies and an eagle, moving into second place after the second round of the Mid-South Conference Men’s Golf Championships here Tuesday at Bowling Green Country Club.


Williams shoots 73; Daniel, Polston both at 74 for Phoenix

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Junior Austin Williams carded a one-over par 73 and Garrett Daniel and Zach Polston each shot 74, with all three players in the Top 6 after the opening round of the Mid-South Conference Men’s Golf Championships here Monday at Bowling Green Country Club.


Daniel, Kean, Whittemore earn Academic All-MSC recognition

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Garrett Daniel, Zach Kean and Ian Whittemore were named Men’s Golf Academic All-Mid-South Conference, as announced Friday by the league office.


Daniel garners MSC Player of the Week honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University sophomore Garrett Daniel was voted the Mid-South Conference Men’s Golfer of the Week on Monday after taking low medalist honors at the Phoenix Invitational on April 10-11, as announced by the league office.


Wilson Central's Gaddes inks with CU golf

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland golf coach Rich Williams announced the signing of Wilson Central product Reece Gaddes to scholarship papers recently for the 2017-18 academic year. Gaddes joins Dominic Patton in this year’s signing class.


Kean earns MSC Golfer of the Week honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University’s Zach Kean earned Mid-South Conference Golfer of the Week honors on Monday after his second-place finish in the RedHawk Spring Classic on April 3-4 in Lewisburg, Tenn., as announced by the league office this week.


Daniel wins by one; CU men take team title at Phoenix Invitational

MT. JULIET, Tenn. – Sophomore Garrett Daniel birdied the final hole to win by one shot over teammate and redshirt freshman Josh Wiseman and Cumberland carded a second-round 280 as a team for a 12-shot victory on Tuesday at the Phoenix Invitational here at Windtree Golf Club.


Daniel shoots four-under 67, tied for lead at Phoenix Invite

MT. JULIET, Tenn. – Sophomore Garrett Daniel carded a four-under par 67, tying for first, while redshirt freshman Josh Wiseman fired an opening-round two-under 69 and junior Zach Polston shot 70, leading the Cumberland men’s golf team into first place on Monday at the Phoenix Invitational here at Windtree Golf Club.


Kean places second, Polston seventh for CU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Zach Kean posted a second-round one-over par 73 and placed second overall while junior Zach Polston shot a final-round 75, tying for seventh, for the Cumberland men’s golf team on Tuesday at the RedHawk Spring Classic in Lewisburg, Tenn.


Kean shoots career-best 68, leads by two at RedHawk Classic

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Zach Kean carded a career-best four-under par 68 and leads by two strokes after the opening round of the RedHawk Spring Classic on Monday at Saddle Creek Golf Club in Lewisburg, Tenn.


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.


Garrett shoots second-round 77, CU men take third

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Garrett Daniel shot a final-round five-over par 77 and junior Zach Polston carded a 78 for Cumberland on Tuesday at the Mid-South Conference Men’s Golf Spring Invitational at Crooked Creek Golf Club in London, Ky.


Polston tied for sixth, CU tied for second at MSC Spring Invite

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Zach Polston carded an opening-round 74 that included five birdies and Cumberland stands tied for second along with two other teams on Monday at the Mid-South Conference Spring Invitational at Crooked Creek Golf Club in London, Ky.


Nolen shoots 79, CU men drop to 10th in Georgia

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Jacob Nolen posted a final-round 79 but Cumberland struggled as a team on Tuesday, dropping from second to 10th at the Skyhawk Invitational in Callaway Gardens, Ga.


Polston, Whittemore each shoot 74, CU men tied for second

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Ian Whittemore and junior Zach Polston each fired two-over par rounds of 74 and Cumberland is tied for second in the team standings, only four shots off the lead, after the first round of the Skyhawk Invitational on Monday in Callaway Gardens, Ga.


Whittemore leads men's golf at Coastal Georgia

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Ian Whittemore posted a final-round 80 but Cumberland’s men struggled in the second round of the Coastal Georgia Winter Invitational on Tuesday in St. Simons Island, Ga., posting five scores in the 80’s to place 13th as a team.


Garrett tied for fifth after opening 74

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Garrett Daniel started the spring where he left off last fall, shooting a two-over par 74 to tie for fifth after the opening round of the Coastal Georgia Winter Invitational on Monday in St. Simons Island, Ga.


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.


Golf signs transfer Patton

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland golf coach Rich Williams announced the signing of Wiltshire, England, native Dominic Patton this week to scholarship papers for the 2017-18 academic year.


Daniel shoots 75, Polston 76 on final day of TNU Invite

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Garrett Daniel shot three-over par 75 and tied for 11th while junior Zach Polston carded his second straight 76 for the Cumberland men’s golf team on Tuesday at the 2016 Trevecca Men’s Invitational at Foxland Harbor Golf and Country Club in Gallatin, Tenn.


Daniel cards opening 74, tied for 11th

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Garrett Daniel carded a two-over par 74 and junior Zach Polston shot 76, leading the Cumberland men’s golf team on Monday at the 2016 Trevecca Men’s Invitational at Foxland Harbor Golf and Country Club in Gallatin, Tenn.


Men's golf places 13th at Tennessee Collegiate

LEBANON, Tenn. – Seniors Ian Whittemore and Zach Johnson and sophomore Garrett Daniel all struggled to a final round 80 on Tuesday and Cumberland dropped one spot to 13th as a team on the final day of the Bojangles Tennessee Intercollegiate at Tennessee National Golf Club in Loudon, Tenn.


Daniel tied for first after opening 69

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Garrett Daniel carded a three-under par 69 to tie for first place but Cumberland struggled as a team, shooting 31 to stand 12th among 15 teams after the first day of the Bojangles Tennessee Intercollegiate at Tennessee National Golf Club in Loudon, Tenn.


Daniel takes individual title, CU also wins team championship

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Garrett Daniel fired a second straight two-under 70 and won low medalist honors by four strokes while Cumberland won the team title on a scorecard tiebreaker on Monday at the Pikeville Fall Invitational in Prestonsburg, Ky.


Daniel, Polston both shoot 70, CU leads at UPike Invite

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Garrett Daniel and junior Zach Polston each carded rounds of two-under par 70 to tie for the individual lead and Cumberland shot three-over 291 as a team to hold an eight-stroke advantage at the end of the first round of the Pikeville Fall Invitational on Sunday in Prestonsburg, Ky.


Daniel cards two-under 69, places fifth for CU

MT. JULIET, Tenn. – Sophomore Garrett Daniel shot two-under 69 with five birdies on his card, placing fifth individually to lead the Cumberland men’s golf team here Tuesday at the Mid-South Conference Fall Invitational at Windtree Golf Club.


Daniel shoots one-under at MSC Fall Invite

MT. JULIET, Tenn. – Newcomer Garrett Daniel carded an eagle and a birdie in his one-under round of 70 while redshirt freshman Josh Wiseman shot even par with three birdies for the Cumberland men’s golf team here Monday at the Mid-South Conference Fall Invitational at Windtree Golf Club.


Whittemore, Nolen pace golfers with 73

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Ian Whittemore and freshman Jacob Nolen each shot one-over par 73 to lead the Cumberland men’s golf team in a dual match against Martin Methodist on Friday at Saddlebrook Golf Club in Lewisburg, Tenn.


Men's golf picked third in MSC Coaches' Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland was selected third in the Mid-South Conference Men’s Golf Preseason Coaches’ Poll released recently by the league office.


CU hosting All-Sports Camp on Sept. 11

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University and the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce Sports Council are teaming up for an 2nd Annual All Sports Camp for Wilson County residents ages 7-12 on Sunday, September 11 from 3-5 p.m. on the CU campus. Registration starts at 2 p.m. that day.


Nine squads earn NAIA Scholar Team honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – The NAIA honored nine Cumberland athletic squads Friday as NAIA Scholar Teams for the 2015-16 academic year. Teams must obtain a 3.00 cumulative grade-point-average or higher for all eligible varsity student-athletes during the past academic year to garner the award.