135 athletic personnel, student-athletes set for graduation Saturday

LEBANON, Tenn. – One hundred and thirty-five current and former Cumberland student-athletes, athletic trainers and athletic staff will receive their degrees this Saturday in the 176th Commencement ceremonies on the lawn of Memorial Hall. It marks the sixth straight year of more than 100 graduates for athletic department student-athletes and personnel.


Barnett, Hill garner Second Team All-MSC honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland sophomores Jordan Hill and Kalea Barnett earned Second Team All-Mid-South Conference honors based on their performances at this week’s conference championships in Columbia, Ky.


Women's track takes sixth at conference meet

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Kalea Barnett placed second in the shot put and sophomore Amber Mays finished third in the 1,500-meters, leading the Cumberland women’s track and field team on the final day of the Mid-South Conference Championships on Tuesday in Columbia, Ky.


Distance runners pick up points for CU

LEBANON, Tenn. – Junior Claudia Tepox finished fifth in the 10,000-meters while sophomore Jerry Rojas, junior Chris Swann and freshman Nate Mihnovich all placed in the Top 6 in the 10,000 for Cumberland on Monday night at the Mid-South Conference Track and Field Championships in Columbia, Ky.


Barnett, Arnold both score on opening day of MSC Track Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Kalea Barnett placed fourth in the hammer throw and sophomore Ishmael Arnold finished fifth in the 400-meters for the Cumberland track and field teams on a very limited first day of action at the Mid-South Conference Championships on Sunday in Columbia, Ky.


Blankenship, Craft named Academic All-MSC for women's track

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland’s Taylor Blankenship and Danielle Craft were named Academic All-Mid-South Conference for women’s track and field on Friday, as announced by the league office in advance of the conference championships that begin Sunday in Columbia, Ky.


Staten, Scott, Barnett lead track at Austin Peay

LEBANON, Tenn. – Freshman Caleb Staten and sophomore Josiah Scott finished fourth and fifth, respectively, in the shot put, sophomore Kalea Barnett placed fifth in the same event and sixth in the discus and Aleksandra Soshilova was sixth in the 400-meter hurdles for the Cumberland track and field teams Friday at the Austin Peay Invitational in Clarksville, Tenn.


Barnett, Hill pace tracksters at LWC

LEBANON, Tenn. – Sophomore Kalea Barnett won the shot put and placed fifth in the hammer throw while sophomore Jordan Hill took third in the 800-meters for Cumberland track and field at the Lindsey Wilson College Classic last Thursday in Columbia, Ky.


500K Athletics Investment Campaign reaches halfway mark

LEBANON, Tenn. – With 50 days remaining before the May 23 deadline, Cumberland University sits a little over halfway to its goal in the 500K Athletics Investment Campaign launched almost two months ago by the University.