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.


Dates set for spring, summer sports camps

LEBANON, Tenn. – Dates and information for Cumberland spring and summer sports camps for baseball, softball, volleyball and basketball are now available at www.cumberlandcamps.com for online sign-up.


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.


Reilly, Schwartz, West named NAIA Scholar-Athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s soccer players Tom Reilly, Dylan Schwartz and Alex West were named Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes, as announced by the national office last Friday during the NAIA Championships in Delray Beach, Fla.


Grant takes over men's soccer, Davies new head coach for women

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland Director of Athletics Ron Pavan announced changes in the Phoenix soccer programs on Thursday, with Adam Grant taking over the head coaching duties of the men’s program and Brian Davies taking over the head coach responsibility for the women’s team effective immediately.


Second-half goal ends men's soccer season

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland controlled almost the entire match, but Guilherme Fanck netted one of the few chances in the match for sixth-ranked Campbellsville University and the Tigers held off the Phoenix, 1-0, in the semifinals of the Mid-South Conference Men’s Soccer Championships on Thursday night in Bowling Green, Ky.


Phoenix cruise to 5-0 victory

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Five different Cumberland players scored and the Phoenix dominated from start to finish, posting a 5-0 victory over Georgetown in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Men’s Soccer Championships here Friday night at Jim Ross Field.


Six CU players earn First Team All-MSC honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Bennet Strutz, Valentine Murombo, Marty Owens, Elliot Goodwin, Brian McNamara and Daniel Williams earned First Team All-Mid-South Conference honors while Tom Reilly and Sondre Risa each garnered Second Team accolades, as announced Thursday night by the league office at the pre-tournament banquet in Bowling Green, Ky.


Thirteen Phoenix players named Academic All-MSC

LEBANON, Tenn. – Thirteen Cumberland men’s soccer players were named Academic All-Mid-South Conference, as announced Wednesday by the league office. The Mid-South Conference Championships for men’s soccer begins Friday in Bowling Green, Ky.