Bulldog summer camps underway

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland University athletics camps are in full swing as several different programs began working with campers over the last several weeks.


CU offering July soccer skills camp

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland soccer will offer a third skills camp for boys and girls this summer on July 21-25 from 9 a.m.-Noon for ages 8-18 at Lindsey Donnell Stadium on the CU campus.


137 student-athletes named to Spring Dean's List

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University announced the 2014 Spring Semester Dean’s List last week, which includes 137 current and former student-athletes and athletic training majors. The honor is reserved for students who have achieved a grade-point-average of 3.50 or above on all classes attempted during the spring semester.


Soccer camps begin on June 9

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland University men’s and women’s soccer teams will host players ages 4-18 of any and all skill levels on June 9-13 for as summer camp. Ages 4-12 will participate from 9 a.m.-noon, while ages 13-18 will last from 5-8 p.m.


Men's soccer announces 2014 schedule

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University men’s soccer coach Kyle Smith announced the club’s 2014 schedule this week, which includes 10 home matches, including four straight to start the campaign.


131 student-athletes, personnel set to graduate

LEBANON, Tenn. – A record 131 current and former Cumberland student-athletes, athletic trainers and athletic staff will receive their degrees this Saturday in the 172nd Commencement ceremonies on the lawn of Memorial Hall on the CU campus. It marks the fourth straight year of increase in the number of graduates for athletic department student-athletes and personnel.


Athletics set to honor Bulldog scholar-athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland Athletics will host the Third Annual Scholar-Athlete Recognition Day with a breakfast for 132 current students at Immanuel Baptist Church on Friday, April 25. Current Bulldog student-athletes must maintain a 3.25 grade-point-average with at least 30 credit hours passed before the spring semester.


128 student-athletes named to Fall Dean's List

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University announced the 2013 Fall Dean’s List, which includes 128 student-athletes and athletic training majors. The honor is reserved for students who have achieved a GPA of 3.50 or above on all classes attempted during the fall semester.


Wilson, Hamilton earn NAIA Scholar-Athlete honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University’s Ian Hamilton and Luke Wilson were named NAIA Daktronics Scholar-Athletes on Friday by the national office. Student-athletes must be a junior or senior academically and maintain a 3.50 grade-point-average or better to be eligible for the award.


Valiant effort falls short for CU, 3-1

COLUMBIA, Ky. – Pau Delgado Rodriguez scored a pair of goals and Maximiliano Viera added the final tally, as sixth-ranked University of Rio Grande won the Mid-South Conference Men’s Soccer Championship here Friday night with a 3-1 victory over Cumberland at Walter S. Reuling Stadium.


Bulldogs upset No. 2 Lindsey Wilson

COLUMBIA, Ky. – Luke Wilson scored into an open net in the 79th minute and Ian Hamilton played perhaps his best match of the season in net, making save after save in the closing minutes, as Cumberland upset No. 2-ranked Lindsey Wilson, 1-0, here Thursday night in the semifinals of the Mid-South Conference Championships.


Mason, Wilson earn All-MSC honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University senior Harry Mason was named First Team All-Mid-South Conference and senior Luke Wilson earned Second Team honors, as voted on by the league coaches and announced by the conference office Wednesday.


Twelve soccer players named MSC Scholar-Athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. – Twelve Cumberland University soccer players were named Mid-South Conference Scholar-Athletes on Tuesday in advance of the semifinals of the conference tournament in Columbia, Ky., as announced by the league office.


Hamilton earns MSC Defensive POW honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University’s Ian Hamilton was named the Mid-South Conference Men’s Soccer Defensive Player of the Week on Monday after helping the Bulldogs to an overtime victory at the University of the Cumberlands in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Championships.


Reilly's OT goal sends CU into MSC semifinals

LEBANON, Tenn. – Tom Reilly scored in the final minute of the first overtime, giving Cumberland its first victory in extra time this season in a 2-1 win over the University of the Cumberlands in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Men’s Soccer Championships on Saturday in Williamsburg, Ky.


Men's soccer hits the road for MSC Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland men’s soccer team heads to the University of the Cumberlands for a quarterfinal match in the 2013 Mid-South Conference Championships, as announced by the league office on Sunday.


Bulldogs fall in home finale, 1-0

LEBANON, Tenn. – Juan Giraldo scored near post off a short corner from Martin Lugo in the 49th minute and Georgia Gwinnett held off a late surge from Cumberland, taking a 1-0 victory in men’s soccer action here Tuesday at Lindsey Donnell Stadium-Kirk Field.


Hamilton named MSC Player of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland keeper Ian Hamilton was voted the Mid-South Conference Defensive Player of the Week after making seven saves and helping the Bulldogs to a 5-1 victory Saturday over Bluefield College.


Mason, Wilson lead Senior Day victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Seniors Harry Mason and Luke Wilson both scored twice and assisted on a pair of goals, leading Cumberland to a 5-1 victory over Bluefield College on Senior Day in men’s soccer action Saturday at Lindsey Donnell Stadium-Kirk Field.


Men's soccer shutout at No. 3 Rio Grande

LEBANON, Tenn. – Pau Delgado Rodriguez scored a pair of goals and added an assist and third-ranked Rio Grande netted six goals in 25 minutes in a 6-0 victory over Cumberland in men’s soccer action Sunday in Rio Grande, Ohio.


Bulldogs fall on road in overtime

LEBANON, Tenn. – Aaron Stover’s netted a golden goal in the 98th minute for Georgetown College, as the Tigers handed Cumberland its sixth extra time loss of the season in a 2-1 victory Friday in men’s soccer action at iHigh Field in Georgetown, Ky.


Late goal not enough for men's soccer

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Josh McCausland picked up a rebound and fired a laser from a bad angle at 20 yards for his first goal of the season, but Renan Serafim scored a goal and assisted on another in the second half and No. 1-ranked Lindsey Wilson posted a 3-1 victory over Cumberland in men’s soccer Tuesday here at Lindsey Donnell Stadium-Kirk Field.


Student-athletes visit Sam Houston Elementary

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland student-athletes took some time to give back to the Lebanon community Friday, as more than 50 players visited Sam Houston Elementary to share wisdom on college life and offer tips in their respective sports at the Sports Spectacular.


CU finishes chances in second half for victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Elliot Goodwin scored twice in 68 seconds and Cumberland netted five goals in the second half en route to a 5-1 victory over the University of Pikeville in men’s soccer action here Friday at Lindsey Donnell Stadium-Kirk Field.


Men's soccer gives back to local youth

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s soccer took the pitch Friday with the opportunity not to compete, but rather instruct and more importantly enjoy the game with some local young players.


Bulldogs drop another overtime decision

LEBANON, Tenn. – Pedro Antonelli netted a golden goal just over a minute from the end of the first overtime, leading the University of the Cumberlands to a 2-1 victory over Cumberland in men’s soccer action Tuesday in Williamsburg, Ky.


Mason scores twice more in road win for men's soccer

LEBANON, Tenn. – Harry Mason netted a pair of goals and Cumberland scored twice in the first 15 minutes of the match in a 3-1 victory over St. Catharine College in men’s soccer action Saturday in St. Catharine, Ky.


Overtime goal is difference again for CU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Jeremiah Wright’s breakaway goal two minutes into overtime provided Trevecca Nazarene a 2-1 victory over arch-rival Cumberland in men’s soccer action here Tuesday at Lindsey Donnell Stadium-Kirk Field.


Armstrong's hat trick leads first MSC victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Josh Armstrong netted a hat trick and freshman Elliot Goodwin added two assists, as Cumberland overcame a slow start en route to a 4-1 victory over Shawnee State in men’s soccer action Saturday in Portsmouth, Ohio.


Bulldogs fall in double OT again

LEBANON, Tenn. – Roraigh Yearwood’s golden goal with 59 seconds remaining in the second extra period spoiled a valiant comeback by Cumberland, who erased an early two-goal deficit but dropped a 4-3 decision to Campbellsville in men’s soccer action Tuesday at Lindsey Donnell Stadium-Kirk Field.


Men's soccer plays to 1-1 draw

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland dominated Saturday’s match against Trinity International everywhere but on the scoreboard, as Harry Mason netted his eighth goal of the season on an assist from Jose Retana in the first 20 minutes, but a late score from TIU knotted the match and the teams played to a 1-1 draw in the Trevecca Nazarene Invitational in Nashville.


Late goals unable to carry Bulldogs

NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Andy Marr and Harry Mason both scored in the second half and Cumberland dominated the first 30 minutes of action, but Geoff Bowman posted a natural hat trick and 20th-ranked Indiana Wesleyan registered a 4-2 victory over the Bulldogs here Friday in the Trevecca Nazarene Invitational.


Cumberland men fall at MMC

LEBANON, Tenn. – Michael Fulton scored twice and Sean Dong added a goal and an assist, as Martin Methodist netted three goals in the first 23 minutes en route to a 4-0 victory over Cumberland on Tuesday night in Pulaski, Tenn.


Men's soccer drops another overtime decision

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshmen Elliot Goodwin and Josh Armstrong both scored, including Armstrong’s game-tying goal in the 85th minute, but Union College’s Victor Lima netted the game-winner in the first overtime for a 3-2 victory over Cumberland on Saturday in Barbourville, Ky.


Bulldogs fall to Union, 3-1

LEBANON, Tenn. – Diego Santos scored a goal and assisted on another, leading Union University to a 3-1 victory over Cumberland in a match in men’s soccer action Thursday at Lindsey Donnell Stadium-Kirk Field.


Mason voted MSC Player of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Harry Mason was voted the Mid-South Conference Offensive and Player of the Week on Monday after tying a career-high with five goals in CU’s victory at Brescia University.


Mason nets five goals in CU victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Harry Mason tied a career-high with five goals and freshman Josh Armstrong added a goal and two assists in Cumberland’s 7-1 victory over Brescia University in men’s soccer action Saturday in Owensboro, Ky.


Men's soccer falls in double OT

LEBANON, Tenn. – Mark Harrison and Sella Gannot both scored for Cumberland, but Jordan Jacob's golden goal three minutes into the second overtime gave Tennessee Wesleyan a 3-2 victory in men’s soccer action Wednesday in Athens, Tenn.


New options available for live video, audio, stats

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University Athletics is adding to its services for live video, audio and stats for the 2013-14 academic year beginning with Wednesday’s first home event, a volleyball match against Tennessee Temple at the Dallas Floyd Recreation Center.


Fall sports preseason camp notebook

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s fall sports continued preseason workouts over the weekend as they prepare for their first competitions of the season, which take place from August 28-31. A few notes and quotes from the six sports with athletes already on campus:


Men's soccer picked fifth by league coaches

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland was picked fifth in the Mid-South Conference Men’s Soccer Coaches’ Preseason Poll announced Tuesday by the league office, with the Bulldogs in a tight group of teams ranked 3-5 in the poll.


O'Connor added to men's soccer staff

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University men’s soccer coach Kyle Smith announced the hiring of assistant coach Rory O’Connor this week as the Bulldogs prepare to begin preseason workouts.


NAIA honors 13 Bulldog programs

LEBANON, Tenn. – A record 13 Cumberland University programs were honored as NAIA Scholar Teams over the weekend. Teams must post a minimum 3.0 grade-point-average (on a 4.0 scale) as defined by the institution and the team GPA includes all eligible varsity student-athletes.