Women's Tennis News
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.
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.
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.