Healthcare Hero Spotlight: Tyler Alford

LEBANON, Tenn.—Former Cumberland baseball national champion and 2015 graduate, Dr. Tyler Alford, has moved from the diamond to the healthcare world working as a physical therapist in Macon, Georgia.

Cumberland Athletics cancels summer camps

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University Director of Athletics Ron Pavan announces Wednesday the cancellation of all in-person, athletic camps this summer due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Hunt named TSHF Pat Summitt Lifetime Achievement Award

NASHVILLE- Cumberland Hall of Fame baseball Coach Woody Hunt has been named the 2019-20 recipient of the Pat Summitt Lifetime Achievement Award by the Tennessee Sports Hall of Fame, the organization announced Wednesday.

Richards named to MSC Baseball Champions of Character team

COLUMBIA, Ky. – The 2020 Mid-South Conference Baseball Champions of Character Team was announced on Tuesday.

Nineteen baseball players named to Academic All MSC honors

LEBANON, Tenn. – Nineteen Cumberland baseball players were named Academic All-Mid-South Conference, as announced Monday by the league office. Cumberland led all conference institutions with the most honorees.

Cumberland University gives Relief to their Student-Athletes

LEBANON, Tenn.--On March 16, the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) called to cancel all spring sports as the threat of the coronavirus spread throughout the country. Many spring athletes may have played their last collegiate game without knowing it, but the NAIA is granting relief to give athletes one more season of competition if they choose so.

Cumberland Cancels All Spring 2020 Sports

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University athletics in conjuction with the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) announced today that it is cancelling the spring 2020 sports season, effective immediately.

No. 5 Tennessee Wesleyan downs Cumberland

ATHENS, Tenn.--Tennessee Wesleyan University used big innings to take a 12-2 victory as the Bulldogs scored three times in the first to set the tone for the game.

Tuesday baseball game with Bryan canceled

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball game scheduled for Tuesday versus the 18th-ranked Bryan College has been canceled due to the incoming forecast of heavy rain in the middle Tennessee area.

Morgan earns MSC Player of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland's Josh Morgan was voted Mid-South Conference Baseball Player of the Week after batting .538 with two home runs, seven hits and 10 RBIs in three games for the Phoenix, as announced by the league office Monday.

Cumberland holds on to beat Shawnee State, 13-10

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio--Cumberland came out hot putting up five runs in the first and third inning, but Shawnee State charged back into the game with a pair of four run innings. Josh Morgan hit a two-run homer for insurance in the top of the ninth as the Phoenix hold on for a 13-10 win.

Phoenix split one run games with Shawnee State

PORTSMOUTH, Ohio--Cumberland University baseball played their first games since the tornado came through Middle Tennessee early Tuesday morning splitting a pair of one run games with conference rival Shawnee State.

Phoenix pound out 19-9 win over Indiana-Wesleyan

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland bats came alive as the Phoenix hit five home runs and pounded out 17 hits in a run rule victory over Indiana Wesleyan to split the weekend series.

Phoenix drop two to Wildcats, 5-4 and 15-5

LEBANON, Tenn.-- The Phoenix failed to keep up with the Indiana Wesleyan bats, dropping both of today’s games, 5-4 and 15-5, in Woody Hunt Stadium-Ernest L. Stockton Field.

Big innings propel the Phoenix to a run rule victory over Indiana Wesleyan

LEBANON, Tenn.- Phoenix use big innings to take game one of the four game series. Cumberland was walked 12 times in the game and capitalized on errors by the Wildcats to win 14-3 in the seventh inning by run rule.

Hunt receives highest honor at National Football Foundation Awards Banquet

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University head baseball coach Woody Hunt honored with the Fred Russell Distinguished American Award at the 54th Annual Awards Banquet of the Middle Tennessee Chapter National Football Foundation & College Football Hall of Fame, Inc. held at the Franklin Marriott in Cool Springs.

Phoenix fall to No. 22 IU-Southeast 8-6

LEBANON, Tenn. - Phoenix rally to tie the game in the fifth inning, but IU-Southeast pushed to across to runs in the eighth for a 8-6 loss at Ernest L. Stockton field.

Phoenix finish 3-1 on the weekend against the Saints

LEBANON, Tenn.- The Phoenix ended the weekend by going 3-1 against the St. Francis Fighting Saints, after going 2-0 in today’s matchup.

Alvarez's dominant performance on the mound propels Phoenix to doubleheader split

LEBANON, Tenn.- Phoenix struggled in game one at the plate, but bounced back in game two for a 8-0 shutout victory against St. Francis. Daniel Alvarez dominated game two picking up 10 strikeouts and facing just one batter over the minimum.

Hatcher throws a gem in game two against Madonna

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland University baseball lost game one of the double header to No. 10 Oklahoma City, but bounced back for a 2-0 shutout over Madonna behind a complete game from James Hatcher.

Phoenix walk-off No. 10 Oklahoma City for Coach Hunt's 1,600 career win

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland trailed 7-4 with two outs and no one on and rallied to score three runs in the bottom of the seventh to send it to extras. The Phoenix walked off No. 10 Oklahoma City in the bottom of the eight on a throwing error to give Coach Hunt his 1,600 victory.

Phoenix suffer sweep at #12 LSU-Shreveport

STERLINGTON, La.--The Phoenix dropped both games against 12th-ranked LSU-Shreveport today, giving the Pilots the series sweep on the opening weekend of play for the baseball team.

No. 12 LSU-Shreveport spoils Phoenix season opener

STERLINGTON, La.- LSU-Shreveport took two games from Cumberland today as they swung red hot bats banging out 26 runs and 34 hits in the two games.

Cumberland baseball's annual dinner and auction is set for Jan. 30

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball will host its annual Dinner and Auction at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, January 30 in the Benton Jennings Center on the CU campus. During the dinner, the Phoenix will honor Assistant Athletic Director and Baseball Radio Broadcaster Mitch Walters.

Phoenix announce baseball radio broadcast schedule for 2020 season

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Director of Athletics, Ron Pavan has announced the Cumberland baseball radio broadcast schedule for the 2020 season, counting 40 regular season games over the course of 27 dates via radio and five dates through the internet. The schedule includes all of the home contests and every conference meeting whether home or away this Spring.

Coach Hunt receives Robert E. "Ish" Smith Achievement Award

NASHVILLE, Tenn.- Cumberland head baseball caoch Woody Hunt was bestowed with the Robert E. "Ish" Smith Award at the NAIA Awards Recognition Luncheon in conjunction with the American Baseball Coaches' Association meetings at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville.

Cumberland in third place for MSC President's Cup

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland Athletics sits in third place for the Mid-South Conference President's Cup after the completion of the fall sports. Cumberland is trailing Lindsey Wilson and University of the Cumberlands.

Baseball announces 2020 schedule

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland baseball coach Woody Hunt announced the program’s 2020 schedule this week, which includes 32 home games at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium along with 20 contests against teams that played in last year’s NAIA Championship Opening Round.

Baseball selected fourth in Mid-South Conference Preseason Poll

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland baseball was selected fourth in the Mid-South Conference Coaches Preseason Poll, released by the conference Wednesday morning.

CU to host Baseball Showcase Nov. 24

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland baseball will host a showcase for high school and junior college players Sunday, November 24, at Ernest L. Stockton Field-Woody Hunt Stadium on the CU campus.