127 named to 2016 Spring Dean's List

LEBANON, Tenn. – One hundred and twenty-seven Cumberland student-athletes, department personnel and athletic training majors were named to the Dean’s List for the Spring 2016 semester, as released this week by the University.


116 current, former student-athletes graduating Saturday

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.


Burgdorf, Stuckey, Strode earn All-MSC honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Abbey Burgdorf earned First Team All-Mid-South Conference honors and sophomores Morgan Stuckey and Savanna Strode garnered Second Team accolades, as announced at the conclusion of the Mid-South Conference Women’s Golf Championships on Wednesday at Bowling Green Country Club in Bowling Green, Ky.


Burgdorf finishes with 75, CU women place third

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Sophomore Abbey Burgdorf carded a final-round 75and finished 12th and sophomore Morgan Stuckey placed 10th while Cumberland held on to finish third in the team standings in the Mid-South Conference Women’s Golf Championships here Wednesday at Bowling Green Country Club.


Women's golf moves up two spots to third

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Morgan Stuckey shot five-over par 77 and Cumberland posted its best team score since the opening tournament of the fall with a 314, moving up two spots into third place on Tuesday in the Mid-South Conference Women’s Golf Championships at Bowling Green Country Club in Bowling Green, Ky.


Stuckey leads women with opening 79

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Sophomore Morgan Stuckey recorded 11 pars and shot seven-over 79, tied for seventh overall, leading the Cumberland women’s golf team in the first round of the Mid-South Conference Women’s Golf Championships here Monday at Bowling Green Country Club.


Three women's golfers named MSC Scholar-Athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland junior Kaleigh Chitwood and sophomores Savanna Strode and Morgan Stuckey were all named Mid-South Conference Scholar-Athlete this week by the league office in advance of the conference championships that begin Monday at Bowling Green Country Club in Bowling Green, Ky.


Strode cards second-round 80, women finish fifth

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Savanna Strode posted a second-round 80 and Morgan Stuckey carded an 82, with both players finishing in the Top 15 on Tuesday during the Mid-South Conference Spring Invitational at Campbellsville Country Club in Campbellsville, Ky.


Burgdorf cards 82, Stuckey 83 for CU women

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Abbey Burgdorf and Morgan Stuckey shot 82 and 83, respectively, to lead the Cumberland women’s golf team in the opening round of the Mid-South Conference Spring Invitational on Monday at Campbellsville Country Club in Campbellsville, Ky.


Burgdorf shoots 81, Phoenix place fourth as team

MT. JULIET, Tenn. – Sophomore Abbey Burgdorf posted a second-round 81 and sophomore Morgan Stuckey shot 84, with both players plus sophomore Savanna Strode all finishing in the Top 15 for Cumberland on Tuesday at the Phoenix Invitational here at Windtree Golf Club.


Strode tied for sixth, Cleveland shoots 85

MT. JULIET, Tenn. – Sophomore Savanna Strode carded a first-round 80, tied for sixth overall, and sophomore Morgan Stuckey posted an 83 on a cold and windy Monday at the Phoenix Invitational here at Windtree Golf Club.


Burgdorf posts 75 in second round

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Abbey Burgdorf card a four-over par 75 in the final round and sophomore Savanna Strode shot 80, leading the Cumberland women’s golf team at the Callaway Gardens Invitational on Tuesday in Pine Mountain, Ga.


Stuckey tied for seventh at Callaway Gardens

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Morgan Stuckey carded an opening-round 78, tied for seventh, and Cumberland stands 10th among 16 teams after the opening round of the Callaway Gardens Invitational on Monday in Pine Mountain, Ga.


Stuckey garners MSC Player of the Week honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland sophomore Morgan Stuckey garnered Mid-South Conference Women’s Golf Player of the Week accolades on Monday after placing ninth at the Coastal Georgia Winter Invitational in St. Simons Island, Ga.


Burgdorf cards second-round 79, Stuckey ties for ninth at Winter Invitational

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Abbey Burgdorf carded a final-round 79 and sophomore Morgan Stuckey tied for ninth for the Cumberland’s women’s golf team Tuesday at the Coastal Georgia Winter Invitational in St. Simons Island, Ga.


Stuckey tied for sixth after opening round

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Morgan Stuckey carded an opening-round 78 and sophomore Abbey Burgdorf shot an 84, leading the Cumberland women’s golf team Monday at the Sixth Annual Coastal Georgia Winter Invitational at King and Prince Golf Course in St. Simons Island, Ga.


Fall Dean's List announced with 142 student-athletes recognized

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University announced the 2015 Fall Dean’s List this week, which includes 142 student-athletes, athletic department personnel and athletic training majors. The honor is reserved for students who achieved a grade-point-average of 3.50 or above on all classes attempted during the fall semester.


Lazenby leads women's golf at The Fall Roundup

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Delaney Lazenby carded an opening-round 82 and sophomore Morgan Stuckey shot 83 for the Cumberland women’s golf team Monday at The Fall Roundup at Bowling Green Country Club in Bowling Green, Ky. Tuesday’s final round was canceled due to continuous rain in the area.


Burgdorf finishes seventh at APSU Intercollegiate

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Abbey Burgdorf carded a second-round 79 and sophomore Savanna Strode finished with an 82 on Tuesday, leading the Cumberland women’s golf team at the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate at Clarksville Country Club in Clarksville, Tenn.


Burgdorf leads CU with four-over 76 at APSU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Abbey Burgdorf carded a four-over par 76 and is tied for fifth after the opening round of the F&M Bank APSU Intercollegiate Monday at Clarksville Country Club in Clarksville, Tenn.


Burgdorf shoots 75, places third at MSC

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Abbey Burgdorf fired a second-round 75, finishing third, and sophomore Savanna Strode shot 79 to place seventh for Cumberland women’s golf on Friday at the Mid-South Conference Fall Invitational at Elks Country Club in Portsmouth, Ohio.


Sophomore trio shoots 81, CU tied for third

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomores Abbey Burgdorf, Morgan Stuckey and Savanna Strode all carded scores of 81 and are tied for eighth and Cumberland’s women are tied for third after the opening round of the Mid-South Conference Fall Invitational at Elks Country Club in Portsmouth, Ohio.


Strode, Burgdorf both shoot 77 at tri-match

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomores Morgan Stuckey and Abbey Burgdorf each carded a 77 and sophomore Savanna Strode shot 78 for the Cumberland women’s golf team on Friday at Saddle Creek Golf Club in Lewisburg, Tenn.


CU coaches, athletes take part in All Sports Clinic

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University and the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce Sports Council teamed up for an All Sports Camp for Wilson County residents ages 7-12 this past Sunday, September 13, on the CU campus.


Stuckey ties for third at Bill Sergent

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Morgan Stuckey carded a second-round one-over par 74, tying for third, and sophomore Savannah Strode shot a second consecutive 76, finishing fifth, for the Cumberland women’s golf team Friday at the Bill Sergent Invitational at Crooked Creek Golf Club in London, Ky.


Lazenby, Strode, Stuckey all tied for fifth

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Delaney Lazenby and sophomores Morgan Stuckey and Savanna Strode all shot three-over par 76 and are tied for fifth for the Cumberland women’s golf team on Thursday in the opening round of the Bill Sergent Invitational at Crooked Creek Golf Club in London, Ky.


Winter, fall sports take part in community service outings

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland student-athletes with men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s tennis, men’s and women’s golf, baseball, softball and cheer-dance were all involved in community service projects in the Lebanon area on August 28-29 as part of Leadership Day activities in the athletic department.


Winter, spring athletes go through Leadership Training

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University student-athletes in winter and spring sports participated in Leadership Training on Saturday, August 29 that included lectures from deans within the University, sessions on sexual assault, social media training and nutrition as well as eligibility.


REMINDER: Cumberland hosting All-Sports Camp

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University and the Lebanon-Wilson County Chamber of Commerce Sports Council are teaming up for an All Sports Camp for Wilson County residents ages 7-12 on Sunday, September 13 from 3-5 p.m. on the CU campus. Registration starts at 2 p.m. that day.


Early-bird deadline extended for Bulldogs and Birdies event

LEBANON, Tenn. – The early-bird deadline for the Cumberland golf fundraiser Bulldogs and Birdies has been extended to August 1 for online entry to the August 14 event at Windtree Golf Club in Mt. Juliet, Tenn.


Ten CU squads receive NAIA Scholar-Team Award

LEBANON, Tenn. – Ten Cumberland University squads received the NAIA Scholar-Team Award recognition this week, as announced by the national office. Teams must maintain a minimum 3.0 grade-point-average (on a 4.0 scale) as defined by the institution to be eligible for the award, with all eligible varsity student-athletes factored into the team GPA.


Fall sports schedules available for download

LEBANON, Tenn. – Download Cumberland fall sports schedules for football, men’s and women’s soccer, volleyball, men’s and women’s cross country, men’s and women’s golf and men’s and women’s tennis, which are now available at www.GoCumberlandAthletics.com.