Nguyen places fourth, Oiveiri fifth at MVC Open

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Sean Nguyen placed fourth and freshman John Oliveiri finished fifth, leading the Cumberland wrestling team on Saturday at the Missouri Valley College Open in Marshall, Mo.


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.


Wrestling drops to 18th, five individuals ranked for CU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland dropped one spot to 18th in the NAIA Wrestling Coaches’ Top 20 Poll and five individuals – Sammy Rosario, Brandon Weber, Nate Croley, Orlando Nawade and Kyle Delaune – are all ranked in their respective weight classes, as announced late Wednesday by the national office.


Rosario garners NAIA Wrestler of the Week accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland senior Sammy Rosario earned NAIA Wrestler of the Week accolades on Tuesday after posting three dual match victories and improving his overall mark to 21-4 this academic year, as announced by the national office.


Rosario earns MSC Player of the Week honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland senior Sammy Rosario posted three dual match victories and was voted Mid-South Conference Wrestler of the Week on Monday, as announced by the league office.


Wrestling claims dual wins over Southeastern, Ouachita Baptist

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sean Nguyen, Sammy Rosario and Kyle Delaune each posted a pair of victories and 17th-ranked Cumberland jumped ahead early in both duals en route to a 23-13 win against No. 19 Southeastern University and a 27-15 victory over Ouachita Baptist in wrestling action on Saturday in Lakeland, Fla.


Blue Raiders too much for CU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sammy Rosario, Brandon Weber and Jon Floyd all posted victories, but 14th-ranked Lindsey Wilson posted four Major Decisions in a 25-13 victory over No. 17 Cumberland in wrestling action Wednesday night in Columbia, Ky.


Wrestling splits on final day of National Duals

LEBANON, Tenn. – Seniors Nate Croley and Sammy Rosario and freshman Robert Enmon all picked up a pair of victories on Friday, as 17th-ranked Cumberland defeated No. 8 Missouri Valley, 33-9, before taking a 26-13 loss to No. 17 Campbellsville University at the NWCA National Duals in Fort Wayne, Ind.


Phoenix defeat pair of Top 10 foes at NWCA National Duals

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sammy Rosario and Kyle Delaune each won three matches and 17th-ranked Cumberland overcame a slow start in its opening match, winning the final two outings over No. 6 Oklahoma City, 24-14, and versus No. 3 Williams Baptist, 31-7, advancing to the consolation semifinals on Thursday at the NWCA National Duals in Fort Wayne, Ind.