Cedar Hill native Henderson inks with CU golf

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland golf coach Rich Williams announced the signing of Cedar Hill, Tenn., native Nick Henderson to scholarship papers this week for the 2018-19 academic year.


146 student-athletes, athletic trainers named to Spring 2018 Dean's List

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University released a list of students who qualified for the Dean’s List for the Spring 2018 semester, with 146 student-athletes and athletic trainers achieving a 3.50 grade-point-average and above on all classes attempted for the semester.


Daniel named 2018 NAIA Scholar-Athlete

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland junior Garrett Daniel was named a 2018 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete last week, as announced by the national office during the NAIA Men’s Golf Championships in Silvis, Ill.


Daniel cards even-par in final round, ties for 27th

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Garrett Daniel recorded five birdies for the second time in four days and shot even-par 71 on the final day of the 67th Annual NAIA Men’s Golf Championships on Friday at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill.


Daniel posts third-round 76, makes final round cut

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Garrett Daniel shot five-over 76 and senior Austin Williams carded a 79 for Cumberland in the third round of the 67th Annual NAIA Men’s Golf Championships on Thursday at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill. Daniel stands tied for 39th overall and will play in the final round on Friday as an individual.


Daniel shoots 74, Polston 76 for CU golf

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Garrett Daniel carded a second-round three-over par 74 and senior Zach Polston added a 76, leading Cumberland men’s golf in the second round of the 67th Annual NAIA Men’s Golf Championships on Wednesday at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill.


Daniel cards opening-round 69 at NAIA Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Garrett Daniel posted six birdies in his round of two-under par 69 but Cumberland struggled as a team, tying for 22nd after the first round of the 67th Annual NAIA Men’s Golf Championships on Tuesday at TPC Deere Run in Silvis, Ill.


Pairings announced for men's golf national championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s golf is paired with the University of Jamestown and Southeastern University in the first two rounds of the 67th Annual NAIA Championships, as announced by the national office this week.


135 athletic personnel, student-athletes set for graduation Saturday

LEBANON, Tenn. – One hundred and thirty-five current and former Cumberland student-athletes, athletic trainers and athletic staff will receive their degrees this Saturday in the 176th Commencement ceremonies on the lawn of Memorial Hall. It marks the sixth straight year of more than 100 graduates for athletic department student-athletes and personnel.


Five CU golfers named All-Mid-South Conference

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Garrett Daniel, Reece Gaddes and Zach Polston garnered First Team All-Mid-South Conference honors while Austin Williams and Josh Wiseman earned Second Team All-MSC accolades, as announced last week by the league office at the conclusion of the conference tournament in Bowling Green, Ky.


Phoenix men claim second straight MSC crown

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Seniors Austin Williams and Zach Polston as well as junior Garrett Daniel each shot one-over par 73 and Cumberland claimed its second straight Mid-South Conference Men’s Golf Tournament championship, winning by eight strokes here Wednesday at Bowling Green Country Club.


Daniel shoots 69; Phoenix men hold seven-shot lead

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Junior Garrett Daniel carded a three-under par 69 and Cumberland shot even par as a team and holds a seven stroke lead after the second round of the Mid-South Conference Men’s Golf Championships here Tuesday at Bowling Green Country Club.


Daniel places third, CU men lead by three at MSC Championships

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Junior Garrett Daniel shot one-under par 71, senior Austin Williams carded a 74 and Cumberland held the first round lead in the team standings here Tuesday in the Mid-South Conference Men’s Golf Championships at Bowling Green Country Club.


Rain, lightning delay, then suspend first round of MSC Championships

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Overnight rain and then lightning delayed the Mid-South Conference Golf Championships twice and then an early evening rain storm ended play after 9-to-10 holes for everyone in the field Monday here at Bowling Green Country Club.


Bolton, Daniel, Patton named Academic All-Mid-South

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland golfers Colby Bolton, Garrett Daniel and Dominic Patton were named Academic All-Mid-South Conference on Friday, as announced by the league office in advance of next week’s conference championships in Bowling Green, Ky.


Cumberland men take second, Gaddes cards 72 in second round

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s golf shot the low score of the day, climbing from fifth to second-place, with freshman Reece Gaddes carding an even-par 72 and sophomore Josh Wiseman posting a one-over 73 to lead the way for the Phoenix on Tuesday at the Mid-South Conference Spring Invitational in Burkesville, Ky.


Polston, Wiseman, Daniel each shoot first-round 76

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Zach Polston, junior Garrett Daniel and sophomore Josh Wiseman each shot four-over par 76 and Cumberland stands fifth in the team standings but just four shots from third at the Mid-South Conference Spring Invitational in Burkesville, Ky.


500K Athletics Investment Campaign reaches halfway mark

LEBANON, Tenn. – With 50 days remaining before the May 23 deadline, Cumberland University sits a little over halfway to its goal in the 500K Athletics Investment Campaign launched almost two months ago by the University.


Daniel garners MSC Golfer of the Week accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland junior Garrett Daniel was voted the Mid-South Conference Men’s Golfer of the Week of Monday after shooting two rounds of 70 to take low medalist honors at the Phoenix Invitational at Old Hickory Country Club.


Men's golf inks Germany native Steeger

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland golf coach Rich Williams announced the signing of Murnau am Staffelsee, Germany, native Adrian Steeger to scholarship papers this week for the 2018-19 academic year.


Daniel takes low medalist, CU men win team title

OLD HICKORY, Tenn. – Junior Garrett Daniel posted a final-round one-under par 70 to take low medalist honors and Cumberland shot a final-round team score of 297 to take the team title here Tuesday at Old Hickory Country Club.


Williams voted Mid-South Golfer of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland senior Austin Williams was named Mid-South Conference Men’s Golf Player of the Week on Monday after placing fifth at the Golden Tigers Spring Invitational on March 19-20.


Daniel posts one-under 70, Patton cards 72 for CU men's golf

OLD HICKORY, Tenn. – Junior Garrett Daniel recorded five birdies in his round of one-under par 70 while freshman Dominic Patton made 13 pars, carding a one-over par 72, for Cumberland men’s golf on a windy and cold Monday afternoon here at Old Hickory Country Club.


Gaddes cards one-under par round for Phoenix men

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Reece Gaddes carded a final-round one-under par 71 and redshirt sophomore Josh Wiseman shot a second round 73 for the Cumberland men’s golf team Tuesday at the Golden Tigers Spring Invitational at Chattahoochee Golf Club in Gainesville, Ga.


Williams in first place after opening round 68

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Austin Williams shot four-under par 68 and leads by two strokes while Cumberland stands in fifth place as a team after 18 holes at the Golden Tiger Spring Invitational on Monday at Chattahoochee Golf Club in Gainesville, Ga.


Polston places third, Gaddes ninth in rain-shortened Loyola Invite

LEBANON, Tenn. – Overnight and continuing rain throughout Tuesday shortened the second round of the Loyola Wolf Pack Invitational to nine holes, with senior Zach Polston shooting even-par 36 and senior Austin Williams at one-over 37 for Cumberland in Slidell, La.


Polston cards 75, Gaddes 76 in first round at Loyola

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Zach Polston carded an opening-round three-over par 75 and freshman Reece Gaddes shot 76 for Cumberland men’s golf in the team’s first round of the spring semester Monday at the Loyola Invitational at Oak Harbor Golf Club in Slidell, La.


Lebanon's Hughes inks with Phoenix

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland golf coach Rich Williams announced the signing of Lebanon native Garrett Hughes to scholarship papers this week for the 2018-19 academic year, the first Phoenix signee for next season.


Daniel cards 69, CU places third at RedHawk Classic

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Garrett Daniel carded the low round of the tournament with a three-under par 69 and senior Zach Polston shot even-par 72, leading Cumberland men’s golf to a third-place team showing on Tuesday at the RedHawk Fall Classic at Canebrake Club in Athens, Tenn.


Williams shoots 73, Daniel 77 for CU at RedHawk

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Austin Williams carded a one-over par 73 and junior Garrett Daniel added a 76, leading the Cumberland men’s golf team on Monday at the RedHawk Fall Classic at Canebrake Club in Athens, Tenn.


Gaddes cards 76, Smith 78 for CU golf

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Reece Gaddes shot four-over 76 and freshman Bryson Smith added a 78 for Cumberland men’s golf in the second round of the Bojangles Tennessee Intercollegiate on Tuesday at Tennessee National Golf Club in Loudon, Tenn.


Williams cards first-round 75, CU tied for 10th

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Austin Williams carded an opening-round 75 and junior Dominic Patton shot 79 for Cumberland men’s golf on Monday at the Bojangles Tennessee Intercollegiate at Tennessee National Golf Club in Loudon, Tenn.


Williams ties for seventh with third straight 72

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Austin Williams shot even-par 72 for the third straight round, tying for seventh individually while Cumberland finished ninth as a team at the Skyhawk Classic on Tuesday at Paris Landing State Park in Buchanan, Tenn.


Williams cards two rounds of 72, tied for fifth at Skyhawk Classic

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Austin Williams carded a pair of even-par rounds of 72 and is tied for fifth at the Skyhawk Classic on Monday at Paris Landing State Park in Buchanan, Tenn.


Gaddes posts 72, Daniel 74 for men's golf

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Reece Gaddes carded an even-par round of 72 and junior Garrett Daniel shot 74 on Tuesday for Cumberland men’s golf at the Mid-South Conference Fall Invitational in Georgetown, Ky.


Williams shoots two-under in opening round

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Austin Williams shot two-under par 70 and junior Garrett Daniel carded even-par 72 for Cumberland men’s golf on Monday at the Mid-South Conference Fall Invitational in Georgetown, Ky.


Wiseman leads golfers with 75, CU places third as team

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Josh Wiseman carded a five-over par 75, tying for fourth overall, and Cumberland men’s golf finished third as a team at the Riley Moore Collegiate Club Invitational on Thursday in Centerville, Tenn.


Daniel cards second-round 75, men hold on for one-shot victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Garrett Daniel shot a three-over par 75 to move into the Top 10 and Cumberland men’s golf held on to win the team title by one stroke on Tuesday at the Bill Sergent Invitational in London, Ky.


CU holds 12-shot lead; Polston, Williams tied for third

LEBANON, Tenn. – Seniors Zach Polston and Austin Williams each carded rounds of one-over 73 and sophomore Jacob Nolen added a 75, helping Cumberland to a 12-shot lead in the team standings after the first round of the Bill Sergent Invitational in men’s golf action Monday in London, Ky.


CU hosting All-Sports Camp on Sept. 10

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University and the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce Sports Council are teaming up for the 3rd Annual All Sports Camp for Wilson County residents ages 7-14 on Sunday, September 10 from 3-5 p.m. on the CU campus. Registration starts at 2 p.m. that day.


Ten squads earn NAIA Scholar Team accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – The NAIA honored 10 Cumberland athletic squads this week as NAIA Scholar Teams for the 2016-17 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.