Women's Tennis News
May 27, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland ended the season ranked 20th in the final NAIA Women’s Tennis Coaches’ Top 25 Poll, the national office announced this week. The Phoenix made their fifth all-time appearance in the national tournament this season, losing in the round of 24.
May 26, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland senior Angelica Sepulveda garnered her third career All-America honor this week, garnering First Team honors from the NAIA, as announced by the national office. Honorees were selected by the NAIA All-America committee, with 16 student-athletes being named to both the first and second teams.
May 19, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – After waiting more than 24 hours to play, 18th-ranked Cumberland dropped the two doubles matches and the top three singles outings, falling 5-4 to 16th-ranked Olivet Nazarene in the NAIA Women’s Tennis Championships on Wednesday in Mobile, Ala.
May 12, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University’s Angelica Sepulveda was voted to the Capital One Women’s At-Large Academic All-District 2 team this week and now enters the pool of candidates from around the nation for selection to the Academic All-America team later this month.
May 11, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Eighteenth-ranked Cumberland will face No. 16 Olivet Nazarene in the first round of the 2016 NAIA Women’s Tennis Championships on Tuesday, May 17 at 8:30 a.m. Central Time at the Mobile Tennis Center in Mobile, Ala., as announced late Tuesday by the national office.
May 09, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland received the final at-large berth into the NAIA Women’s Tennis National Championships on Monday, as announced by the national office. Brackets for the 24-team tournament set for May 17-21 at the Mobile Tennis Center in Mobile, Ala., will be announced Tuesday at 5 p.m. CT.
May 05, 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.
April 27, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland dropped one spot to No. 17 in the latest NAIA Women’s Tennis Coaches’ Top 25 Poll, the national office announced Tuesday. The final regular season poll will be released May 8.