Johanna Bangala named to Women's T&F Champions of Character Team

COLUMBIA, Ky. – The 2020 Mid-South Conference Women's Track and Field Champions of Character Team has been released, conference officials announced on Thursday.

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.

Three qualify for NAIA Marathon Event

LEBANON, Tenn.-- Three Phoenix student-athletes earned bids for the 2020 NAIA Outdoor Track and Field Championships that will be held in Gulf Shores, Ala., from May 20th-22nd for their performances in the Tom King Classic Half Marathon little over a week ago in Nashville.

Phoenix close 2020 NAIA Indoor Championships

BROOKINGS, S.D.--Phoenix student-athletes made strong performances on the final day of the 2020 NAIA Indoor National Championships, bringing home three third places, two sixth places, and one seventh.

Three Phoenix will compete in the NAIA National Championship Finals

BROOKINGS, SD,- Tyler Williams, Kanellar Carney, and Maria Bangala all marked their spots in the finals of the NAIA National Championship.

Women's T&F up six spots to No. 19 in latest ratings

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland University's Women's indoor track and field moved up six spots to No. 19, after being at No. 25 in the last U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Indoor National Rating Index.

Women's T&F Place 2nd in MSC Championship

DEFIANCE, Ohio- The Cumberland Women’s Track and Field placed 2nd with 158 points, in the Mid-South Conference Championship this weekend in Defiance, Ohio.

Women's T&F Record 11 Top Five Finishes in Day One of MSC Championship

DEFIANCE, Ohio- The Women’s Track and Field recorded three 1st place finishes and eight top five finishes, while currently sitting at 2nd place after day one of the Mid-South Conference Championship.

Women's Track and Field Move to #19 in NAIA rankings

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland University's Women's indoor track and field moved up to number 19, after being right outside the top 25 at 26 two weeks ago, in the NAIA according to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) Indoor National Rating Index that was released by the association Wednesday.

Carney and Groce dominate at the Tiger Indoor Invitational

SEWANEE, Tenn.- Freshman Karnella Carney won the High Jump and finished second in two other events. Freshman Abby Groce won the triple jump handily at the Tiger Indoor Invitational on Saturday.

Phoenix Record Nine Top Ten Finishes in Invitational

Birmingham, Ala.- The Phoenix traveled to Birmingham, Alabama to compete in the KMS Invitational, where a new school record was set in the 3000 meter dash by Sasha Petrova.

Women's Track&Field place 6th in Showdown

LEBANON, Tenn.- The Women’s Track and Field posted 52 points to help them place 6th out of 16 teams in the Emory Crossplex Showdown on Sunday, January 19th in Birmingham, Ala.

Bangala Wins Women's Indoor Mid-South Athlete of the Week

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland’s Johanna Bangala, was voted Mid-South Conference Women’s Indoor Track Athlete of the Week as announced on Monday by the league office.

Cumberland records 11 Top Five finishes in Invitational

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn.- The Cumberland Track and Field competed in the indoor season on Friday and Saturday, competing inside the ETSU/MSHA Athletic Center at the ETSU Track and Field Invitational.

Phoenix record 19 Top Five finishes in the Ed Temple Classic

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - Kalea Barnett and Josiah Scott both finished in top 4 in the shotput and top 6 for the weight throw while Ndebele Bumnene, Dylon Dishman and Tyler Williams placed top two in spring events for Cumberland track and Field Sunday at the Ed Temple Classic in Nashville, Tenn.

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.

Nyamadi hired as Assistant Track and Field Coach

LEBANON, Tenn.- Cumberland Head Track and Field Coach Mardy Scales announced the hiring of Atsu Nyamadi this week. Nyamadi spent last season working at Florida A&M University as the Multis, Jumps and Throwing coach.