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.
WICHITA, Kan.--Day one of the NAIA National Championships saw eight Phoenix wrestlers hit the mat with only two left for a chance to win a national title, Esco Walker and Patrick Depiazza. Cumberland after Day One has five wrestlers that have achieved All-American status with a chance to make more noise in the tournament.
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NAIA announces 2020-21 NAIA Scholar-Team and Scholar-Athletes
Smith returns to CU as Assistant Coach
Walker finishes as 133 National Runner-Up
Walker advances to National Title Bout at 7:00 p.m.
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