Cumberland Athletics 2021-22 Recap

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland Athletics had a great 2021-22 year with tons of highlights all season long. Check out the year-end recap for our sports teams.


Men's and Women's Tennis earn ITA Community Service Award

LEBANON, Tenn.--The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced its regional award winners on Thursday and Cumberland University Men's and Women's Tennis won the NAIA East Regional Community Service Award.


Cumberland Athletics finishes 19th in LEARFIELD Directors' Cup Final Standings

LEBANON, Tenn.--After the completion of the spring championships, Cumberland Athletics finished 19th in the LEARFIELD Directors' Cup Standings, the highest-finish ever for CU Athletics, the National Association of Collegiate Directors of Athletics (NACDA) officials announced on Thursday.


Cumberland Athletics finishes Fourth in MSC President's Cup

LEBANON, Tenn. - Cumberland Athletics finishes fourth in the Mid-South Conference President's Cup following completion of regular-season play for the 2021-22 academic year, conference officials announced Friday.


Men's Tennis Ranked 18th in Final Rankings

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland men’s tennis is ranked 18th in the final NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll, released by the national office on Wednesday.


Cumberland Men's Tennis falls 4-1 to Ave Maria in National Tournament

MOBILE, Ala.-- No. 16 Cumberland men's tennis falls 4-1 against No. 17 Ave Maria University in the NAIA National Tournament.


Men's Tennis Set to Compete at NAIA National Championships

LEBANON, Tenn.--The No. 16 Cumberland University men's tennis team is set to compete for the sixth time at the 70th Annual NAIA National Championship on Tuesday, May 17. The Phoenix will take on 17-seeded Ave Maria at 8:30 a.m. in Mobile.


Men's Tennis earns At-Large Berth to NAIA National Championships

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland men's tennis earns an At-Large berth to the 70th Annual NAIA Men's Tennis National Championship set to be held in Mobile, Ala. May 17-21, announced by the national association this afternoon.


Men's Tennis remains No. 16 in the Final Regular-Season Top-25 Poll

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s tennis stays put at No. 16 for the fourth straight NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll released by the national office on Wednesday.


Phoenix fall to Patriots in MSC Semifinals

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. -3-seed Cumberland Men's Tennis falls to the 2-seed in the Mid-South Conference Men's Tennis Semifinals, 4-0, at the Warren County Tennis and Sports Facility.


Cumberland Men's Tennis earns 4-3 win over UT Southern in Quarterfinals

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-- No. 3 seeded Cumberland men's tennis earns a big 4-3 win over No. 6 Tennessee Southern in the Mid-South Conference Quarterfinals.


Five Phoenix men's tennis members earn Mid-South Conference honors

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Five Cumberland men's tennis players and two coaches receives Mid-South Conference honors as released by conference officials on Wednesday.


Men’s Tennis earn 3-seed and bye to MSC Quarterfinals

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland Men's tennis earns the No. 3 seed in the Mid-South Confernce Championships and will take on the winner of 6-seed Tennessee Southern and 11-seed Shawnee State on Friday in Bowling Green, MSC officials announced late Saturday evening.


Men's Tennis sits at No. 16 for third straight Top-25 Polls

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s tennis stays put at No. 16 for the third straight NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll released today by the national office on Wednesday.


Men's Tennis sweeps Bethel to close Regular Season

MCKENZIE, Tenn.--Cumberland men's tennis cruises to a 7-0 sweep against Bethel for their fifth win in a row in the regular-season finale.


Men’s Tennis fights the weather for a 6-0 win over Freed-Hardeman

LEBANON, Tenn.—Cumberland men’s tennis fights the rain and weather to get a 6-0 win in their final home match of the season.


Cumberland in Fourth in the Mid-South Conference President Cup Standings

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University Athletics sits in fourth place of the Mid-South Conference Presidents Cup standings following the winter season, conference officials announced.


CU men's tennis tops Thomas More on Senior Day 6-1

LEBANON, Tenn.-- No. 16 CU men's tennis improved their conference record to 5-2 on the year with a 6-1 victory over the Thomas More Saints on Senior Day.


Phoenix Men's Tennis tops UT Southern 6-1

DECATUR, Ala.-- No. 16 Cumberland men's tennis put together a 6-1 conference victory over the UT Southern Firehawks on Tuesday to improve their record to 9-7 on the year.


Men's Tennis remains No. 16 in NAIA Polls

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s tennis stays put at No. 16 in the latest edition of the NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll released today by the national office.


Men's Tennis bounces back with 7-0 sweep over Missouri Baptist

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland men's tennis bounced back with a 7-0 sweep over Missouri Baptist after a tough loss last night to No. 9 Lindsey Wilson.


No. 16 Cumberland MTENN falls to No. 9 Lindsey Wilson 7-0

COLUMBIA, Ky.-- The 16th ranked Cumberland men's tennis team fell 7-0 on the road to No. 9 Lindsey Wilson in Mid-South Conference play on Thursday evening.


Phoenix sweeps Georgetown 7-0 for a 4-1 Week

LEBANON, Tenn.--No. 16 Cumberland men's tennis closes a 4-1 week with a 7-0 sweep over Georgetown College Sunday afternoon at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts.


Men’s Tennis tops RV Campbellsville 5-2

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland men's tennis earned a hard-fought 5-2 victory over RV Campbellsville at home on Saturday.


No. 16 men's tennis wins second straight match over Oakland City

LEBANON, Tenn.--No. 16 Cumberland men's tennis continues to play well this week picking up their second win in as many days by sweeping Oakland City on Thursday.


No. 16 Men's Tennis takes down Shawnee State

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland men's tennis got back on track with a Mid-South Conference victory Wednesday afternoon over Shawnee State.


Phoenix jump four spots to No. 16

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s tennis jumps up four positions to No. 16 in the latest edition of the NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll released today by the national office.


Cumberland falls in close match against McKendree University 4-3

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Cumberland took the doubles point but lost four singles matches to lose 4-3 against McKendree University Monday afternoon.


No. 13 Cumberlands sweeps Phoenix 7-0

WILLIAMSBURG, Ky.--No. 13 Cumberlands wins the doubles point and sweeps singles for a 7-0 sweep over No. 20 Cumberland Sunday afternoon.


Cumberland Men's Tennis picks up 4-3 road win over Pikeville

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland men's tennis hit the road and defeated Pikeville 4-3 on Friday afternoon.


Men's tennis drops exhibition match to Belmont

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--Cumberland men's tennis falls to Belmont in an exhibition in Nashville Friday afternoon.


Men's Tennis upsets No. 5 Indiana Wesleyan

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland men's tennis upset No. 5 Indiana Wesleyan in the home opener 4-3 at the Tommy Gray Memorial Courts Wednesday afternoon.


Phoenix men's tennis falls to TSU 4-1

NASHVILLE, Tenn.-- Cumberland men's tennis falls 4-1 against NCAA Division l Tennessee State University.


CU Men's Tennis stays put at No. 22 in NAIA Top 25

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s tennis stays put at the No. 22 spot in the NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll released today by the national office.


Phoenix men's tennis lose two battles against Austin Peay and Southern Indiana

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn.-Cumberland men's tennis battled in two matches against NCAA Division I opponents, but ultimately fell just short against Austin Peay and Southern Indiana.


No. 22 Cumberland mounts comeback win over Sewanee in Singles

SEWANEE, Tenn.--No. 22 Phoenix men's tennis dropped two out of three doubles matches, but bounced back for five singles victories to defeat Sewanee on the road to start the spring season with a big 6-3 win.


Men's Tennis ranked No. 22 in NAIA Preseason Polls

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland men’s tennis will start the 2022 season one spot higher than where they finished last year, ranked No. 22 in the NAIA Preseason Coaches’ Poll released last week by the national office.


Vaibhav Bisht signs with Men's Tennis as Spring 2022 Addition

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland head men's tennis coach Thiago Lins announces Vaibhav Bisht as the last addition to the Spring 2022 roster.


Men's Tennis adds Daniel Wessels to Spring Roster

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland head men's tennis coach Thiago Lins announces the addition of Daniel Wessels to the Spring 2022 roster.


Men's Tennis falls 4-1 to the University of the Cumberlands

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.-- Cumberland Men's Tennis falls 4-1 to the University of the Cumberlands in the semifinals of the Mid-South Conference Men's Tennis Fall Tournament.


Men's Tennis sweeps Georgetown in MSC Fall Invitational Quarterfinals

OWENSBORO, Ky.--Cumberland men's tennis starts the season and Mid-South Conference Fall Invitational with a 7-0 sweep over Georgetown College in the Quarterfinals.


CU Tennis hosts 2nd Annual Pro-Am

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University tennis hosted their second annual Pro-Am tournament Saturday evening after the weather delayed their original plans.


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.


Men's and Women's Tennis Earn ITA Scholar Team Honors

LEBANON, Tenn.--Cumberland University men's and women's tennis earn ITA Scholar Team honors while 17 student-athletes earn ITA Scholar-Athlete awards, announced by the organization's office on Friday.


Men's Tennis earns ITA Community Service Award

LEBANON, Tenn.--The Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA) announced its regional award winners on Wednesday with Cumberland University Men's Tennis winning the NAIA East Regional Community Service Award