CU accepting nominations for 2017 Hall of Fame class

LEBANON, Tenn. – The Cumberland University Athletic Department is accepting nominations for the Class of 2017 Sports Hall of Fame until Monday, April 3. Nominations must be made in writing and include full justification for the nomination, including statistics, honors, awards and any other pertinent information about the nominee. The 2017 Hall of Fame dinner is set for Friday, October 6, at 6 p.m. in Baird Chapel.


Summertown's Dinwiddie inks with CU volleyball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University volleyball coach Kathy Slaughter announced the signing of Summertown, Tenn., native Madison Dinwiddie to scholarship papers this week for the 2017-18 academic year.


133 named to Fall 2016 Dean's List

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland University released the Dean’s List for Fall 2016 last week with 133 student-athletes and athletic training majors recognized. The honor is reserved for undergraduate students who achieved a grade-point-average of 3.50 or above on all classes attempted during the spring semester.


Volleyball signs Lebanon's Rodrigues

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland volleyball coach Kathy Slaughter announced the signing of Lebanon native Kayla Rodrigues to scholarship papers this week for the 2017-18 academic year. Rodriguez becomes the third signee for the Phoenix in this year’s recruiting class.


Brentwood's Kaufman signs with CU volleyball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland volleyball coach Kathy Slaughter announced the signing of Brentwood, Tenn., native Keely Kaufman to scholarship papers this week for the 2017-18 academic year. Kaufman is the second signee for the Phoenix for next season.


Litchford signs with CU volleyball

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland volleyball coach Kathy Slaughter announced the signing of Springfield, Tenn., native Keri Litchford to scholarship papers for the 2017-18 academic year.


Five volleyball players earn NAIA Scholar-Athlete accolades

LEBANON, Tenn. – Cumberland volleyball players Michelle Evans, Maco Lerno, Ashley Sherrick, Caprisha Webster and Amanda Worrell were all named 2016 Daktronics-NAIA Scholar-Athletes, as announced last Friday by the national office during the NAIA Championships in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.


Phoenix drop 3-2 decision in MSC Tourney

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Amanda Worrell recorded her 14th game with double-figure kills collecting 17 on the night while Sara Glassman had 26 assists and Kara Snell posted 21 digs in a hard-fought five set loss to Campbellsville University in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Championships.


Lerno, Markovic, Worrell voted Second Team All-MSC

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Cumberland University’s Maci Lerno, Isidora Markovic and Amanda Worrell earned Second Team All-MSC honors, announced by the league office during the banquet on Wednesday night before the conference tournament.