Eight Phoenix men, two women to participate in NAIA Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Eight men and two women will represent Cumberland University at the NAIA Track and Field Championships set for May 23-25 in Gulf Shores, Ala., as announced this week by the national office.


Phoenix finish fourth in MSC President's Cup standings

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland finished fourth among the eighth institutions in the Mid-South Conference President’s Cup standings for the 2018-19 academic year, as announced recently by the league office.


Gawthowp, Barnett pace women at MSC Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Abby Gawthorp placed second in the steeplechase, Kalea Barnett finished second in the shot put and Riley Kilian collected third and fourth-place showings in two distance events for Cumberland women’s track and field at the Mid-South Conference Championships this weekend in Williamsburg, Ky.


Five tracksters named Academic All-Mid-South Conference

LEBANON, Tenn. – Five Cumberland track and field athletes – Sydney Clere, Dylon Dishman, Parker Kuchek, Bumnene Ndebele and Charles Shimukowa – were named Academic All-Mid-South Conference, as announced Wednesday by the league office in advance of this week’s conference championships in Williamsburg, Ky.


Shimukowa, Ndebele win at APSU Invitational

LEBANON, Tenn. – Charles Shimukowa won the 400-meters and Bumnene Ndebele was first on the triple jump, Tyler Williams placed second in the 100 and 200-meters and Abby Gawthorp finished second in the 3000-meter steeplechase for Cumberland track and field Friday at the APSU Invitational in Clarksville, Tenn.


Shimukowa wins 800, Mays third in 1500 for CU tracksters

LEBANON, Tenn. – Senior Charles Shimukowa won the 800-meters, junior Amber Mays placed third in the 1500-meters and junior Bumnene Ndebele finished fifth in the triple jump for the Cumberland track and field teams Saturday at the Hilltopper Relays in Bowling Green, Ky.


Kilian wins 10,000-meters at KWC Invitational

LEBANON, Tenn. – Riley Kilian won the 10,000-meters for the women while Cornelius Kipchumba, Nate Mihnovich and Jerry Rojas placed in the Top 5 in the same event for the men Friday at the Kentucky Wesleyan Invitational in Owensboro, Ky.


Wilson, Barnett post two wins each at BSC Hilltop Classic

LEBANON, Tenn. – Faith Wilson and Kalea Barnett each won two events and Cumberland posted seven first-place finishes en route to its first-ever team victory in women’s track and field Saturday at the BSC Hilltop Classic in Birmingham, Ala.


Arnold, Barnett earn MSC Athlete of the Week honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland juniors Ishmael Arnold and Kalea Barnett were voted Mid-South Conference Track and Field Athletes of the Week on Monday for their performances at the Falcon Classic over the weekend in Montevallo, Ala., as announced by the league office.