Kiplagat competes at the NAIA XC National Championship

VANCOUVER, Wash -- Denis Kiplagat finished in 196th place individually at the 2021 NAIA Men's Cross Country National Championships at the Fort Vancouver National Historic Championship Course in Vancouver, Wash.


Men's XC posts highest-finish in program history at MSC Championship

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Cumberland men's cross country posted their highest finish in program history coming in third at the Mid-South Conference Championships at Phil Moore Park. Denis Kiplagat finished seventh overall to earn his third straight bid to the NAIA National Championships.


Cullins, Freeman, and Rhoden earn MSC Academic All-Conference

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A total of 52 Mid-South Conference men's cross country student-athletes earned Academic All-Conference honors, conference officials announced on Thursday.


Barlow names to MSC Champions of Character team

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – The 2021 Mid-South Conference Men's Cross Country Champions of Character team has been released, conference officials announced on Wednesday.


The Phoenix have three runners set new PR's at the NAIA Great Lakes Challenge

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.-- Jacob Harzbecker, Aidan Crockett, and Luke Freeman all set new personal records at the NAIA Great Lakes Challenge Saturday morning.


Cullins and Freeman post PR's at UAH Chargers XC Invite

HUNTSVILLE, Ala.--Andrew Cullins and Luke Freeman each posted new personal records at the UAH Chargers XC Invite Saturday morning.


Kipkosgei named MSC Runner of the Week for the second time

LEBANON, Tenn.--For the second time this season, freshman Nickson Kipkosgei has been selected as the Mid-South Conference Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week, conference official announces Monday.


Kipkosgei finishes 10th in Live in Lou XC Invitational

LOUISVILLE, Ky.--Freshman Nickson Kipkosgei paces the Phoenix to a 10th place individual finish at the 20th Annual Live in Lou Cross Country Classic.


Men’s XC takes Seventh at Ray Bullock Invitational

UPLAND, Ind.--Cumberland men's cross country held their own in a stacked field at the Ray Bullock Invitational hosted by the defending national champions Taylor University at the Taylor Farms XC Course.


NAIA announces 2020-21 NAIA Scholar-Team and Scholar-Athletes

LEBANON, Tenn. -- 74 Cumberland University student-athletes were named 2020-21 NAIA Scholar-Athletes and 12 Phoenix teams earned NAIA Scholar-Team distinctions, NAIA officials announced on Wednesday as part of the NAIA National Awards Day.


Kipkosgei named MSC Men's XC Runner of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Nickson Kipkosgei has been selected as the Mid-South Conference Men's Cross Country Runner of the Week, conference official announces Monday.


Kipkosgei sets school record at North Alabama XC Invitational

FLORENCE, Ala.--The Cumberland men's cross country team started the season off strong with a fifth-place finish at the North Alabama XC Invitational hosted by the University of North Alabama this morning in their first meet of the season.


Coach Seckel Qualifies for his 13th consecutive Boston Marathon

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland cross country coach Jim Seckel is set to compete in the 2021 Boston Marathon on Monday, October 11. This marks his 13th consecutive time qualifying and competing in the event.


Phoenix Men's Cross Country selected Fourth in MSC Preseason Polls

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. -- Cumberland men's cross country has been selected as preseason No. 4 in the Mid-South Conference Coaches' Poll, Mid-South officials released on Thursday.


Wilson Central's Harzbecker signs with Cross Country

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland cross country coach Jim Seckel announced the signing of Jacob Harzbecker to scholarship papers for the 2021-22 academic year.