Cumberland Athletics finishes Second in 2022-23 MSC President's Cup
LEBANON, Tenn.—Cumberland University Athletics finishes in second place in the Mid-South Conference President’s Cup standings, announced today by the league office.
Five Inning Loss to Georgetown Knocks Phoenix out of MSC Tournament
Bowling Green, Ky.-- Cumberland softball suffers season ending 9-0 loss to Georgetown in MSC elimination game.
Big Sixth Inning Keeps CU Alive in MSC Tournament
Bowling Green, Ky.-- Cumberland softball stays alive in a back-and-forth contest with Thomas More. The teams traded the lead down the stretch of the game, but a five run sixth inning put CU on top.
Patriots' Offense Dominates Phoenix in Round Three
Bowling Green, Ky.-- Cumberland softball falls to the No. 1 seed Cumberlands 8-2. The Phoenix will have an opportunity to stay in the tournament later today as it is double elimination.
Phoenix Score Late in 7-6 Victory Over Georgetown
Bowling Green, Ky.-- Cumberland holds off Georgetown for a one run victory in the second round of the MSC tournament. Despite Georgetown’s early lead, a big fifth inning put the Phoenix on top.
Cumberland's Huge First Inning Sends Them Over Firehawks in MSC Tournament
Bowling Green, Ky.-- Cumberland softball picks up an opening round victory over Tennessee Southern in the Mid-South Conference Tournament. Cumberland’s six run first inning propels them to the next round, despite the hard fought efforts from the Firehawks.
Lay named MSC Freshman of the Year; Six garner All-Conference Accolades
LEBANON, Tenn.--Anna Lay is named the Mid-South Conference Freshman of the Year while six Phoenix garner All-Conference accolades, announced today by the league office. Lay earned First Team All-Conference honors while Ashley Evans, Madison Koczersut, and Abby Chappell were named to the Second Team. Ashtyn Blair and Jacey Hatfield were Honorable Mentions.
2023 Cumberland Athletics Awards Night
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University Athletics hosted their second annual Awards Night in Alumni Hall on Sunday night giving honors and recognition to the tremendous contributions of our student-athletes during the 2022-23 year.
Softball earns No. 5-seed in MSC Tournament set to begin Wednesday
LEBANON, Tenn.-- Mid-South Conference officials announced the MSC Softball Tournament bracket on Saturday following the conclusion of the regular season with Cumberland earning the No. 5-seed. The Phoenix will play 10-seed Tennessee Southern in a single-elimination game for a chance to advance to the double-elimination bracket starting on Thursday.
Phoenix Softball closes regular season with a 4-3 win
LEBANON, Tenn.—Cumberland softball closes out the regular season with a win over Georgetown with timely hitting and clutch pitching on the backend from Bailey Griffith.
Tigers Hit their way to a Pair of Wins over the Phoenix
LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland softball could not get the bats going, suffering a doubleheader sweep against Georgetown College. The Phoenix lost game one 4-0 and lost game two 9-0.
Cumberland Athletics Announces 2023 Summer Camps
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University Athletics announces summer camps from baseball, softball, men's and women's basketball, women's volleyball, men's and women's soccer, and football.
Phoenix Sweep Series with Extra Inning Homers
Columbia, Ky.-- Cumberland softball completes the series sweep over Lindsey Wilson with a nine inning game. Two homeruns at the top of the ninth sent the Phoenix over the Blue Raiders to wrap up the successful weekend.
Cumberland Softball Takes two at Lindsey Wilson
Columbia, Ky.-- Phoenix softball opens up their final regular-season road series with a doubleheader sweep over Lindsey Wilson. Cumberland hit well all day long while holding the Blue Raiders to just one run over the 14 innings.
Baseball and Softball announces Weekend Changes
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland Baseball and Softball has announced schedule changes this upcoming weekend due to rain in the forecast.
Phoenix take series over Wildcats with split on Saturday
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland Softball wins the series over Bethel after winning game two, but the Wildcats salvages the final game of the series with late-inning efforts to come away with one game.
Cumberland Comes Alive in Sixth for 2-1 Victory Over Bethel
Lebanon, Tenn.-- Cumberland softball makes a sixth inning comeback to grab game one of the series. It was a battle at the dish with solid pitching performances on both sides, but the Phoenix ultimately came out on top with seven total hits.
Phoenix hold off the Lions in extras for Game Three Win
Henderson, Tenn.-- Cumberland avoid the sweep against No. 14 Freed-Hardeman by splitting the Saturday doubleheader. The Phoenix fell in game one 2-0 but won game two 6-5 in extra innings.
Adair strikes out 11 to push past the Phoenix
HENDERSON, Tenn.-- Cumberland softball falls to the No. 14 ranked Freed-Hardeman Lions 5-0 to start the Mid-South Conference series.
Cumberland lands at No. 41 in LEARFIELD Directors' Cup Standings
LEBANON, Tenn.--After the completeion of the winter championships, Cumberland University Athletics lands at No. 41 in the NAIA LEARFIELD Directors' Cup standings.
Phoenix Softball splits with Lane in Jackson
JACKSON, Tenn.--Cumberland softball lost in a pitcher's duel in game one, but bounced back to get a 3-2 win and splut the day on the road at Lane.
Cumberland Softball Sweeps MSC Player of the Week Awards
Lebanon, Tenn.-- Cumberland softball sweeps the Mid-South Conference Players of the Week honors, as Bailey Griffith is named the Pitcher of the Week and Anna Lay garners Player of the Week recognition.
Phoenix complete the Sweep on Senior Day
LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland softball completed the Mid-South Conference series sweep over UT Southern with two wins on Senior Day.
Phoenix down Tennessee Southern 7-1 in Series Opener
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland softball takes game one of the series behind a complete game from Bailey Griffith 7-1 over Tennessee Southern.
Cumberland Athletics in Fourth in MSC President's Cup Standings
LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland Athletics sits in fourth place in the Mid-South Conference President’s Cup standings after the completion of the winter season, conference officials announced on Friday.
Softball Doubleheader at Reinhardt Rained Out
LEBANON, Tenn.--Today's softball doubleheader at Reinhardt has been rained out after hours of rain in Waleska, Georgia this morning.
Cumberland Splits Doubleheader at Bryan
Dayton, Tenn.-- Cumberland splits doubleheader with Bryan College. After dropping game one, the Phoenix came alive for a 4-1 finish to the evening.
Saints' offense too strong for Phoenix in Game Three
CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.-- Cumberland softball suffers a Mid-South Conference series sweep after losing game three to Thomas More University 10-4.
Walk Off Grand Slam helps Saints win Two
CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky.-- Cumberland softball falls in game one 10-9 by the hands of a walk off grand slam, then loses game two 13-5 to go 0-2 in the Mid-South Conference doubleheader.
Pitching Propels Phoenix to Doubleheader Sweep over Mount Mercy
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland had gutsy pitching performances to help sweep the doubleheader defeating Mount Mercy 1-0 and 3-2 at Billy Dee Ross Stadium.
Cumberland dominates Pikeville Series with 3-0 Sweep
Lebanon, Tenn.-- Cumberland softball sweeps Pikeville doubleheader, ending the series 3-0 for their first conference wins of the season.
Strong Outing from Griffith gives Phoenix a 4-1 win over Pikeville
LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland softball took game one of the series against Pikeville 4-1 after getting a strong outing in the circle from Bailey Griffith.
Bats wake up in game two to split season series with No. 18 Tennessee Wesleyan
ATHENS, Tenn.--The bats came alive in game two to salvage the day with a doubleheader split on the road against No. 18 Tennessee Wesleyan.
Phoenix pick up two run rule victories over Talladega
LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland softball sweeps the twinbill taking two games from Talladega, 9-1 and 24-3, in non-conference action at Billy Dee Ross Stadium on Monday.
Softball at Johnson Canceled on Thursday
LEBANON, Tenn.--Thursday's doubleheader on the road at Johnson University has been canceled due to rain and storms in the forecast in the Knoxville area.
Cumberland goes 0-3 in conference opening series
WILLIAMSBURG, Ky.-- Cumberland was swept by the No. 24 University of the Cumberlands in their first conference series of the season.
Cumberland falls 4-1 in Conference Opener
WILLIAMSBURG, Ky.-- Cumberland's offense struggled in their conference opener as they fell 4-1 against the No. 24 University of the Cumberlands.
Phoenix Softball Splits Doubleheader Against Bryan
Lebanon, Tenn.-- Cumberland splits home doubleheader versus Bryan College. Despite cruising through game one with a ten point lead, the Phoenix struggled to make many hits in game two.
Phoenix Softball Handles Union with 2-0 Doubleheader
Lebanon, Tenn.-- Cumberland sweeps the doubleheader versus Union College. The Bulldogs came close in the first game with a 4-3 score, but the Phoenix ran away with it in game two with a dominant 20-5 score.
Softball splits their Opening Day Doubleheader with No. 9 Tennessee Wesleyan
LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland softball started their season with a 1-1 record after splitting their double header with No. 9 Tennessee Wesleyan.
Cumberland Athletics in Third Place in the MSC President's Cup Standings
LEBANON, Tenn.. – Cumberland Athletics sits in third place in the Mid-South Conference President’s Cup standings after the fall season, conference officials announced on Friday.
Phoenix Softball Releases 2023 Schedule
Lebanon, Tenn.-- The countdown to Phoenix softball is on and head coach Stephanie Theall has released the 2023 schedule which features four home conference series. Cumberland will face three top-25 teams, two of which made it to the 2022 NAIA National Tournament.
Rise Above Speaker Series - Tim Tebow
Director of Athletics Ron Pavan sits down with WSMV sports anchor Chris Harris to talk about the Rise Above Series Speaker, Tim Tebow.
Former TSU Standout Lauren Powell named Assistant Softball Coach
LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland head softball coach Stephanie Theall announces the hiring of former Tennessee State University four-year captain Lauren Powell as the full-time assistant softball coach.