Sepulveda, Dedić post first ITA rankings

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Angelica Sepulveda is ranked in singles and doubles and Antea Dedić earned a doubles ranking in the final ITA NAIA College Tennis Rankings of the 2012-13 tennis season, released over the weekend by the national organization.


Sepulveda earns Second Team All-America honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Angelica Sepulveda was voted Second Team All-American, as announced this week by the NAIA and selected by the national organization’s All-America committee.


Men's tennis finishes 7th nationally, women 18th

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland men’s tennis team moved up two spots to No. 7 and the women’s team remained 18th in the final NAIA Coaches’ Top 25 polls released this week by the national office.


Rodrigues, Lacerda Bezerra, Rácz named NAIA Scholar-Athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland tennis players Pedro Rodrigues, Tais Lacerda Bezerra and Anita Rácz were all named NAIA Daktronics Scholar-Athletes over the weekend by the national office during the NAIA Championships in Mobile, Ala.


Bulldogs fall to SCAD-Atlanta in national tourney

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Angelica Sepulveda and Antea Dedić both won in singles and the 18th-ranked Bulldogs picked up one doubles win, but No. 15 SCAD-Atlanta posted four singles victories for a 6-3 victory in the first round of the NAIA Championships on Tuesday in Mobile, Ala.


Women's tennis takes on SCAD-Atlanta in NAIA Tournament

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland women’s tennis team will take on 15th-ranked SCAD-Atlanta on Tuesday, May 14, at 1 p.m. in the first round of the NAIA Championships at the Mobile Tennis Center. The Bulldogs are making their third appearance in the national tournament and first since 2008.


Tennis teams move in different directions in latest Coaches' Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s men moved up one spot to ninth and the CU women dropped a spot to No. 18 in the latest NAIA Tennis Coaches’ Top 25 polls releases Tuesday by the national office.


Sepulveda voted NAIA Player of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Angelica Sepulveda was voted the NAIA Women’s Tennis Player of the Week on Wednesday after posting six victories during the Mid-South Conference Championships for the Bulldogs.


Sepulveda earns third MSC Player of the Week honor

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Angelica Sepulveda was named the Mid-South Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week for the third time in four weeks on Tuesday after posting six victories during the Mid-South Conference Championships.


Seven tennis players named Mid-South Scholar-Athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. – A total of seven Cumberland tennis players were named Mid-South Conference Scholar-Athletes, as announced this week by the league office in conjunction with the conference tournament.


Sepulveda named Mid-South Freshman of the Year

LEBANON, Tenn. – Angelica Sepulveda, Antea Dedić and Alena Gizdić were voted First Team All-Mid-South Conference and Sepulveda was named Freshman of the Year in a vote of league coaches released this week. Bill McCormick garnered Coach of the Year accolades and Anita Rácz earned Honorable Mention honors as well.


Women's tennis falls 5-2 in championship match

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Angelica Sepulveda won her singles and doubles matches, but it was not enough, as 17th-ranked Cumberland dropped a 5-2 decision to No. 5 Lindsey Wilson in the finals of the Mid-South Conference Women’s Tennis Championships here Saturday at the Hilary J. Boone Tennis Center.


Sepulveda, Dedić lead 5-0 CU win

LEXINGTON, Ky. – Seventeenth-ranked Cumberland swept the doubles and Antea Dedić and Angelica Sepulveda made quick work in singles, leading the Bulldogs to a 5-0 victory over No. 20 Campbellsville University in the semifinals of the Mid-South Conference Women’s Tennis Championships here Friday at the Hilary J. Boone Tennis Complex.


Both tennis teams drop one spot in NAIA poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland men’s and women’s tennis teams dropped one spot in the latest NAIA Tennis Coaches’ Top 25 poll, the national office announced Tuesday.


Bulldogs blank Shawnee, reach MSC semis

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland did not drop a game in either singles or doubles in the 16th-ranked Bulldogs 9-0 victory over Shawnee State on Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Championships at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts.


Women's tennis wins at St. Catharine, 9-0

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland posted two doubles victories and four singles wins without losing a game, as the 16th-ranked Bulldogs registered a 9-0 victory over St. Catharine College on Sunday in St. Catharine, Ky.


Bulldogs close out 5-2 victory

LEBANON, Tenn. – Alena Gizdić, Antea Dedić and Anita Rácz won in singles and double in 16th-ranked Cumberland’s 5-2 victory over the University of the Cumberlands in women’s tennis action Friday at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts.


Sepulveda earns second straight POW honor

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland freshman Angelica Sepulveda was named Mid-South Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week after winning all six of her matches, including one singles and one doubles victory over ranked opponents.


CU defeats Bluefield, 9-0

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland posted victories in the top four singles spot and the first two doubles positions in a 9-0 victory for the 16th-ranked Bulldogs over Bluefield College on Monday at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts.


Women's tennis splits matches with Lindsey Wilson, Shawnee State

LEBANON, Tenn. – Angelica Sepulveda won her singles and doubles matches but 16th-ranked Cumberland dropped a 6-3 decision to No. 5 Lindsey Wilson on Saturday, but the Bulldogs rebounded with a 9-0 victory against Shawnee State on Sunday, with both matches at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts on campus.


Sepulveda, Gizdić, Dedić lead CU women to 5-4 win

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland won the top two doubles matches and the top three singles outings, holding on for a 5-4 victory over Georgetown College on Friday in Georgetown, Ky.


Tennis teams move up in rankings

LEBANON, Tenn. – Both of Cumberland’s tennis teams moved up in the most recent NAIA Coaches’ Top 25 Poll, with the men up two spots to No. 9 and women vaulting four spots to 16th, the national office announced Tuesday.


Borrero, Sepulveda named MSC Players of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Pablo Borrero and Angelica Sepulveda were selected as the Mid-South Conference Tennis Players of the Week on Tuesday after both players won all four of their matches in wins for the Bulldogs.


Bulldogs take out No. 16 Campbellsville

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland won the top two doubles spots and the first three singles positions, as the 20th-ranked Bulldogs recorded a 6-3 victory over 16th-ranked Campbellsville University in women’s tennis action Thursday at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts.


Women's tennis shuts out Bethel

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland swept all five singles matches and both doubles outings that were played, defeating Bethel University, 9-0, in women’s tennis action on Wednesday in McKenzie, Tenn.


Rácz named Mid-South Player of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University’s Anita Rácz was named the Mid-South Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week on Tuesday after winning two singles and two doubles matches last week for the Bulldogs, including a pair of victories against third-ranked Auburn Montgomery.


Bulldog women fall to No. 3 AUM

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Anita Rácz won her singles and doubles matches, but third-ranked Auburn Montgomery was just too strong in a 5-4 victory over the Bulldogs in women’s tennis action Friday afternoon at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts.


Dedić voted Mid-South Player of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Antea Dedić was voted the Mid-South Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week after winning all four of her matches and helping the Bulldogs to a pair of dual match wins.


CU women move up two spots, men still 11th

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s women moved up two spots to No. 20 and the men remained 11th in the latest NAIA Tennis Coaches’ Polls released this week by the national office.


Women's tennis shuts out UVA-Wise

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland won all six singles matches in straight sets and blanked UVA-Wise in three doubles matches in a 9-0 victory Tuesday over the Cavaliers in Wise, Va.


Cumberland's depth helps claim 6-3 win over TWC

LEBANON, Tenn. – Antea Dedić, Anita Rácz, Sandra Munoz Poletti and Tais Lacerda Bezerra all won their singles and doubles matches, as 22nd-ranked Cumberland overcame losses at the top of the lineup, prevailing 6-3 over Tennessee Wesleyan in women’s tennis action Friday at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts on campus.


Bulldogs sweep Martin Methodist

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland swept all three doubles matches and all six singles outings, as the 22nd-ranked Bulldogs blanked long-time rival Martin Methodist, 9-0, in women’s tennis action Wednesday at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts.


Monday tennis matches canceled

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s tennis matches scheduled for Monday at home against Bluefield College have been canceled and rescheduled for Monday, April 8, at 3 p.m. at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts on campus.


Women's tennis drops decision to No. 2 AUM

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland posted one singles and one doubles victory, but second-ranked Auburn Montgomery was too much for the 22nd-ranked Bulldogs in a 7-2 loss Sunday on the final day of the AUM Spring Invitational.


Bulldog women's tennis picks up first win

LEBANON, Tenn. – Angelica Sepulveda, Antea Dedić and Anita Rácz all won in singles and doubles and 22nd-ranked Cumberland won its first match of the year with a 6-3 victory over No. 24 Belhaven University on Saturday at Lagoon Park in Montgomery, Ala., in the AUM Spring Invitational.


Tennis swept by Xavier at AUM

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland lost all six singles matches and all three doubles outings, dropping a 9-0 decision to 10th-ranked Xavier University on Friday at the AUM Spring Invitational in Montgomery, Ala.


Women's tennis falls in season opener

LEBANON, Tenn. – Angelica Sepulveda won her singles and doubles matches but that was all Cumberland could manage in a season-opening 6-1 loss Friday night against Belmont at Westside Tennis Club in Nashville, Tenn.


CU tennis ranked in both preseason polls

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland men’s and women’s tennis teams were both ranked in the NAIA Preseason Coaches’ Top 25 Poll released Tuesday, with the men 11th and the women 22nd, as announced by the national office.


Sepulveda, Rácz reach doubles semifinals at regionals

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Angelica Sepulveda and Anita Rácz both lost in the quarterfinals in singles and the duo reached the semifinals in doubles at the ITA Southeast Regional this past weekend in Georgetown, Ky.


Eight clubs earn NAIA Scholar Team award

LEBANON, Tenn. – Eight Cumberland athletic teams posted team grade-point-averages of 3.00 or higher for the 2011-12 academic year, earning NAIA Scholar Team honors, as announced this week by the national office. Teams must record a minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) as defined by the institution to be eligible for the award.