Ten squads earn NAIA Scholar Team accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – The NAIA honored 10 Cumberland athletic squads this week as NAIA Scholar Teams for the 2016-17 academic year. Teams must obtain a 3.00 cumulative grade-point-average or higher for all eligible varsity student-athletes during the past academic year to garner the award.


Softball inks pair of transfers

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland softball coach Heather Stanfill announced the signings of Tawnee Hegre and Morgan Arndt, both transfers from Antelope Valley College in California, to scholarship papers this week for the 2017-18 academic year.


Softball adds Union City's Davis to recruiting class

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University softball coach Heather Stanfill announced the signing of Union City, Tenn., native Kristian Davis to scholarship papers for the 2017-18 academic year.


Don't miss summer sports camps at Cumberland

LEBANON, Tenn. – Dates and information for remaining Cumberland summer sports camps for baseball, softball, tennis, volleyball, football and basketball may be found at www.cumberlandcamps.com. Information for all camps may be found online and sign-ups and payments can be made for all of the camps except for tennis online.


159 named to Spring 2017 Dean's List

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University released the Dean’s List for Spring 2017 last week with 159 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.


Phoenix ink California native Antonelli

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University softball coach Heather Stanfill announced the signing of Redondo Beach, Calif., native Brigid Antonelli to scholarship papers this week for the 2017-18 academic year.


Softball signs Florida native Del Valle

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University softball coach Heather Stanfill announced the signing of St. Petersburg College transfer Paola Del Valle to scholarship papers this week for the 2017-18 academic year. Del Valle becomes the 10th Phoenix signee for next season.


Wilson Central's Robinson signs with CU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University softball coach Heather Stanfill announced the signing of Lebanon native Paige Robinson to scholarship papers this week for the 2017-18 academic year. Robinson becomes the ninth Phoenix signee for next season.


125 student-athletes set for graduation Saturday

LEBANON, Tenn. – One hundred and twenty-five current and former Cumberland student-athletes, athletic trainers and athletic staff will receive their degrees this Saturday in the 175th Commencement ceremonies on the lawn of Memorial Hall. It marks the fifth straight year of more than 100 graduates for athletic department student-athletes and personnel.