Eight Phoenix men, two women to participate in NAIA Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Eight men and two women will represent Cumberland University at the NAIA Track and Field Championships set for May 23-25 in Gulf Shores, Ala., as announced this week by the national office.


Phoenix finish fourth in MSC President's Cup standings

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland finished fourth among the eighth institutions in the Mid-South Conference President’s Cup standings for the 2018-19 academic year, as announced recently by the league office.


Arnold wins decathlon; Kipchumba, Shimukowa post first-place finishes for CU men

LEBANON, Tenn. – Ishmael Arnold won the decathlon while Cornelius Kipchumba and Charles Shimukowa picked up first-place finishes for Cumberland men’s track and field at the Mid-South Conference Championships this weekend in Williamsburg, Ky.


Five tracksters named Academic All-Mid-South Conference

LEBANON, Tenn. – Five Cumberland track and field athletes – Sydney Clere, Dylon Dishman, Parker Kuchek, Bumnene Ndebele and Charles Shimukowa – were named Academic All-Mid-South Conference, as announced Wednesday by the league office in advance of this week’s conference championships in Williamsburg, Ky.


Shimukowa, Ndebele win at APSU Invitational

LEBANON, Tenn. – Charles Shimukowa won the 400-meters and Bumnene Ndebele was first on the triple jump, Tyler Williams placed second in the 100 and 200-meters and Abby Gawthorp finished second in the 3000-meter steeplechase for Cumberland track and field Friday at the APSU Invitational in Clarksville, Tenn.


Shimukowa wins 800, Mays third in 1500 for CU tracksters

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Charles Shimukowa won the 800-meters, junior Amber Mays placed third in the 1500-meters and junior Bumnene Ndebele finished fifth in the triple jump for the Cumberland track and field teams Saturday at the Hilltopper Relays in Bowling Green, Ky.


Kilian wins 10,000-meters at KWC Invitational

LEBANON, Tenn. – Riley Kilian won the 10,000-meters for the women while Cornelius Kipchumba, Nate Mihnovich and Jerry Rojas placed in the Top 5 in the same event for the men Friday at the Kentucky Wesleyan Invitational in Owensboro, Ky.


Shimukowa named MSC Athlete of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Charles Shimukowa won the 400 and 800-meters at the BSC Hilltop Classic, earning Mid-South Conference Men’s Track Athlete of the Year honors, as announced this week by the league office.


Williams, Shimukowa takes two victories at BSC Hilltop Classic

LEBANON, Tenn. – Charles Shimukowa and Tyler Williams posted two first-place finishes and Cumberland registered seven first-place showings to take the team title in men’s track and field Saturday at the BSC Hilltop Classic in Birmingham, Ala.