July 18, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – The NAIA honored nine Cumberland athletic squads Friday as NAIA Scholar Teams for the 2015-16 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.
July 13, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University wrestling coach James Hicks announced the hiring of former two-time national champion and three-time All-American Chad Lowman as a full-time assistant with the Phoenix for the coming season.
June 30, 2016
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.
May 5, 2016
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.
March 8, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland junior Nate Croley was named an NAIA Wrestling All-American on Tuesday after finishing seventh at 157 at this past weekend’s national championships in Topeka, Kan.
March 7, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland wrestlers Nick Paden and Peter Donchev were named 2016 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes, as announced over the weekend by the national office during the NAIA Championships in Topeka, Kan.
March 5, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Nate Croley lost his opening round but rebounded with a Decision to finish seventh overall at 157 during Session III of the 59th Annual NAIA Wrestling Championships on Saturday at the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka, Kan.
March 4, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Kyle Delaune and senior Tyler Smith lost in the quarterfinals and then again in the wrestleback to end their runs but junior Nate Croley posted a pair of victories in the backdraw on Friday night at the 59th Annual NAIA Wrestling Championships at the Kansas Expocentre in Topeka, Kan.