Women's Tennis News
June 9, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University’s Angelica Sepulveda and Tarsha de Souza were named ITA All-Americans, as announced Thursday by the national governing body of collegiate tennis. Twenty singles and 18 doubles players were honored by the ITA.
June 3, 2016
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University’s Angelica Sepulveda and Tarsha de Souza finished the 2016-17 campaign ranked in the Top 10 nationally in the final Oracle/ITA NAIA Women’s Tennis National Rankings, released last week.
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 9, 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.