Cumberland finishes fourth in MSC President's Cup standings

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University finished fourth among eight schools in the Mid-South Conference President’s Cup standings, conference officials announced recently, the highest finish for the Phoenix since a second-place showing in 2012-13.


146 student-athletes, athletic trainers named to Spring 2018 Dean's List

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University released a list of students who qualified for the Dean’s List for the Spring 2018 semester, with 146 student-athletes and athletic trainers achieving a 3.50 grade-point-average and above on all classes attempted for the semester.


Tepox places 25th in women's marathon

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland junior Claudia Tepox finished 25th in the women’s marathon Saturday morning at the NAIA Track and Field Championships in Gulf Shores, Ala., overcoming the heat and humidity to complete the 26.2-mile course.


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.