Phoenix fall twice in Florida

PLANT CITY, Fla. – Third-ranked Southeastern University scored three runs in first and third innings helping secure an 8-0 victory in Cumberland’s first game of the day and Jocelyn Hernandez recorded one run and two hits against Keiser University but the Seahawks collected four runs in the first inning en route to an 11-3 win on Sunday in Plant City, Fla.


Softball claims pair of wins

PLANT CITY, Fla. – Cumberland collected two wins in their first two games of the day with a 5-4 edge over Ave Maria University and a 14-12 victory past Warner University but dropped a 19-4 decision to Keiser University in their final game on Saturday, in Plant City, Fla.


Phoenix drop 5-3 decision to Czech-Republic

PLANT CITY, Fla. – Kaitlin Kralj tossed two innings striking out two batters and allowing no runs while Tyra Graham recorded a double for the Phoenix but Czech-Republic scored three runs in the first inning to lead them to a 5-3 exhibition win here in Plant City, Fl., on Friday night.


Softball inks Huntland's Perkins

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland softball coach Heather Stanfill announced the signing of Columbia State Community College product Callie Perkins to scholarship papers this week for the 2017-18 academic year.


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.


Titchbourne signs with Phoenix

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland softball coach Heather Stanfill announced the signing of Bozeman, Mont., native Hope Titchbourne to scholarship papers this week for the 2017-18 academic year.


Adkins signs with CU softball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University softball coach Heather Stanfill announced the signing of LaFayette, Ga., native Sydney Adkins to scholarship papers this week for the 2017-18 academic year.


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.


Softball picked fourth in MSC Preseason Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland was voted fourth in the Mid-South Conference softball Preseason Coaches’ Poll announced Tuesday morning by the league office.