LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s tennis senior Dylan Nelson was named a 2016 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athlete on Friday, as announced by the national office. Student-athletes must be a junior or senior academically and maintain a 3.50 grade-point-average to be eligible for the award.
LEBANON, Tenn. – One hundred and sixteen current and former Cumberland student-athletes, athletic trainers and athletic staff will receive their degrees this Saturday in the 174th Commencement ceremonies on the lawn of Memorial Hall. It marks the fourth straight year of more than 100 graduates for athletic department student-athletes and personnel.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Cumberland freshmen Anatoliy Lashkul and Thiago Lopes were both selected Second Team All-Mid-South Conference, as announced from a vote of league coaches here Friday before the Mid-South Conference Men’s Tennis Championships.
BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Jakov Tshirkin and Jose Ortega Vela each picked up singles victories, but 23rd-ranked Cumberland dropped all three doubles matches and Alejandro Soriano clinched a 5-2 win for 18th-ranked Campbellsville University with a three-set victory at No. 2 singles here Saturday in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Men’s Tennis Championships.
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s tennis players Dylan Nelson, Jakov Tshirkin and Jose Ortega Vela were all named Mid-South Conference Scholar-Athletes, as announced by the league office ahead of this weekend’s conference tournament in Bowling Green, Ky.
All-Time Honors and Awards
NAIA National Tournament Appearances (7)
1997, 1998, 1999, 2007, 2012, 2013, 2014
TranSouth Conference Champions
Mid-South Conference Champions
1997, 1998, 1999, 2014
NAIA All-AmericansChad Phillips (2000)
Antonio Manuel Marcelo, First Team (2013, 2014)
Antonio Manuel Marcelo, Second Team (2012)
Pedro Rodriguez, Second Team (2013)
Pablo Borrero, Second Team (2014)
Antonio Manuel Marcelo (2013)
Mid-South Conference Player of the Year
- Antonio Manuel Marcelo (2013, 2014)
TranSouth Conference Player of the Year
- Antonio Manuel Marcelo (2012)
Mid-South Conference Coach of the Year
- Bill McCormick (2013, 2014)
TranSouth Conference Coach of the Year