April 20, 2014
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland Athletics will host the Third Annual Scholar-Athlete Recognition Day with a breakfast for 132 current students at Immanuel Baptist Church on Friday, April 25. Current Bulldog student-athletes must maintain a 3.25 grade-point-average with at least 30 credit hours passed before the spring semester.
April 17, 2014
LEBANON, Tenn. – Desktop backgrounds are now available for all four Cumberland University spring sports on the CU website. The backgrounds come in three different sizes to fit a number of screens.
March 18, 2014
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland finished sixth in the postseason edition of the NAIA Wrestling Coaches’ Top 20 Poll and All-Americans Jake Williams, Zeke Hunt and Cody Linton were all ranked in their respective weight classes, as announced this week by the national office.
March 11, 2014
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Zeke Hunt and Steven Sandefer were named NAIA Daktronics Scholar-Athletes over the weekend during the national tournament in Topeka, Kan. Student-athletes must be a junior or senior academically and maintain a 3.50 grade-point-average or above to be eligible for the award.
March 08, 2014
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Jake Williams fell behind in the first period but then completely dominated in the final two, winning the program’s third individual national title with a 9-2 Decision at 149 over Bethany [KS] College’s Colby Crunk in the 57th Annual NAIA Championships at the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka, Kan.
March 08, 2014
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland juniors Jake Williams and Cody Linton each posted victories in the morning session, advancing to Saturday night’s bracket finals, and senior Zeke Hunt won once, placing fifth overall and earning his second All-America award, at the NAIA Championships at the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka, Kan.
March 07, 2014
LEBANON, Tenn. – Jake Williams and Cody Linton each won a pair of matches, reaching the semifinals in their respective weight classes and leading six Cumberland grapplers at the 57th Annual NAIA Championships on Friday at the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka, Kan. As a team the Bulldogs are currently in seventh place with 37.0 points.
March 06, 2014
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Jake Williams and Zeke Hunt are both on the top line in their weight class and Cody Linton is the top seed in the bottom half of his bracket, as six Bulldog grapplers prepare for the 57th Annual NAIA Championships that begin Friday at the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka, Kan.