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.


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.


Abudiore, Skraastad, Strutz earn NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland seniors Tosin Abudiore, Markus Skraastad and Bennet Strutz garnered 2018 Men’s Soccer Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes accolades on Friday, as announced by the national office during the NAIA Championships in Irvine, Calif.


Late goal pushes Blue Raiders past CU

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Andrew Revanales scored a pair of goals, the second one into an empty net in the 82nd minute after a controversial play, giving seventh-ranked Lindsey Wilson a 2-1 victory over Cumberland in the championship match of the Mid-South Conference Men’s Soccer Tournament here Friday night.


Walsh goal, two assists lead CU to championship match

LEBANON, Tenn. – Martin Walsh collected two first-half assists and netted a goal in the second period, helping Cumberland to a 4-0 win against Life University in the semifinals of the Mid-South Conference Men’s Soccer Championships on Thursday in Bowling Green, Ky.


Strutz garners third MSC weekly honor

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland goalkeeper Bennet Strutz was named Mid-South Conference Men’s Soccer Defensive Player of the Week, helping the Phoenix to a victory in the quarterfinals of the conference tournament, as announced by the league office.


Bagayoko nets two goals in CU victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Bakary Bagayoko scored twice and Daniel Williams posted a goal and an assist, as top-seeded Cumberland scored two goals in the first nine minutes en route to a 3-1 win against Shawnee State in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Men’s Soccer Championships on Thursday in Campbellsville, Ky.


Strutz, Grant garner honors at MSC Championships banquet

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Bennet Strutz was voted Mid-South Conference Defensive Player of the Year, Adam Grant earned Coach of the Year honors and eight players garnered All-Mid-South accolades, as announced Thursday night by the league office.


Six men's soccer players garner Academic All-MSC honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s soccer players Tosin Abudiore, Sondre Risa, Markus Skraastad, Bennet Strutz, Tyler Watson and Jake Yarbro earned Academic All-Mid-South Conference honors on Tuesday, as announced by the league office.