Category Archives: Athletics

The bands. The buzz. The tailgating. The football… The Southern Heritage Classic has evolved into one of Memphis’ most enjoyable sporting events and one of the country’s greatest college sports rivalries, bringing the fans and alumni of Jackson State University … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University Director of Athletics Brian Summers has announced the promotion of Donna Crone to Associate Director of Athletics for Compliance. Crone has been Assistant Director of Athletics for Compliance for five years, also serving as Interim … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS — Christian Brothers University President Dr. John Smarrelli Jr., has appointed Brian Summers as CBU’s seventh Director of Athletics, effective June 30. Summers comes to CBU after a distinguished 13-year career at Lewis University, a fellow NCAA D-II Lasallian school … Continue reading

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Memphis, TN – Christian Brothers University will play host to the first annual Memphis Cup of Nations Soccer Tournament and Festival on April 12, 2014. The all-day event will be held at CBU’s Signaigo Field, with soccer matches featuring 16 … Continue reading

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BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A Gulf South Conference-high four Christian Brothers University basketball players were named to the Academic All-GSC Team. The Bucs comprised half of the men’s Academic All-GSC Team. Senior guard Cory McArthy (St. Louis, Mo./Christian Brothers College HS), … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS – Christian Brothers University will start men’s and women’s track and field this fall, interim athletic director Donna Crone announced. CBU cross country coach Bill Hoffman will also coach the track and field teams. “I think track and field … Continue reading

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Christian Brothers University junior guard Trey Casey (Cincinnati, Ohio, La Salle HS) has been named the school’s first Capital One First Team Academic All-American in more than a decade. Casey, who carries a perfect 4.0 GPA, is second in the GSC in scoring … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS – As part of its Homecoming weekend festivities, CBU held the field dedication ceremony for Joe Nadicksbernd Field on Saturday morning, February 15 at the field. The school also formally retired the late Nadicksbernd’s number 45 jersey. Pictured above: … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS – The CBU Athletic Hall of Fame has announced its Class of 2014. This year’s class features eight inductees, and two teams will be recognized with the inaugural Team of Distinction award. The class will be inducted at the … Continue reading

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MEMPHIS-Christian Brothers University junior guard Trey Casey (Cincinnati, Ohio, La Salle HS) is the lone Gulf South Conference representative on the Capital One Academic All-District 5 Division II team announced by CoSIDA. Casey carries a perfect 4.0 GPA in Business Administration, and he … Continue reading

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