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.


McMillan tabbed as Head Cross Country Coach

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University Director of Athletics Ron Pavan tabs Josh McMillan as the head cross country coach for the Phoenix.


Seckel retires as Head Cross Country Coach

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland head men's and women's cross country coach steps down as the cross country coach after nine seasons.


Bowers earns First Ever XC All-American at the National Championships

TALLAHASSEE, Fla.--Cumberland's Jason Bowers adds All-America to his stack of honors in his incredible freshman campaign after an 11th place finish at the NAIA National Championships. Denis Kipligat crossed in 88th for his best performaces at the meet.


Bowers named USTFCCCA South Region Athlete of the Year

LEBANON, Tenn.--The United States Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches' Association announced their 2022 Cross Country Athletes of the Year on Friday. Freshman, Jason Bowers was named the South Region's Men Athlete of the Year after his spectacular freshman season.


Bowers and Kipligat qualify for NAIA National Championships

LEBANON, Tenn. -Jason Bowers and Denis Kipligat each were announced as qualifiers in the field at the 67th Annual NAIA Men’s Cross Country National Championship that will be held on November 18 in Tallahassee, Fla.


Phoenix XC posts Highest Finish at MSC Championships; Bowers named Runner of the Year

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.--The Phoenix take third place at the Mid-South Conference Championships as Jason Bowers wins the race to earn Mid-South Conference Runner of the Year and Freshman of the Year honors. Assistant Coach Judy Seckel was also awarded the Assistant Coach of the Year award.


Tanui named to Champions of Character Team

LEBANON, Tenn.-- The 2022 Mid-South Conference Men's Cross Country Champions of Character team has been released with Walter Tanui earning a spot on the team, conference officials announced on Thursday.


Harzbecker, Freeman, and Rhoden earn Academic All-Conference Nods

LEBANON, Tenn. – Jacob Harzbecker, Luke Freeman, and Ethan Rhoden each earn Mid-South Conferece Me's Cross Country Academic All-Conference nods, conference officials announced on Thursday.