Austin Peay Governors Baseball lead by Greg Bachman’s six RBI’s get opening day victory over Illinois State
APSU Sports: Austin Peay Men’s Baseball
Clarksville, TN – Third baseman Greg Bachman had six RBI in the first four innings and Austin Peay State University’s baseball team posted a 9-6 victory against Illinois State in opening day action, Friday, at Raymond C. Hand Park.
Bachman was responsible for six of Austin Peay’s (1-0) first seven runs in the contest. He opened the scoring with a three-run first-inning home run off the scoreboard in left. One inning later, he added a two-run single up the middle, giving the Govs a 6-1 lead. However it was his run-scoring double in the fourth that provided the eventual game-winning run and was his final hit of a 3-for-5 opening-day effort.
Detroit, MI – The Nashville Predators lost to the Detroit Red Wings with five seconds remaining in the game, when Pavel Datsyuk took a pass from Henrik Zetterberg and scored the game winner. Detroit now extends its home winning streak to 22 games.
Detroit scored first on a Johann Franzen goal with seven minutes remaining in the first period. Then in the second period, Nashville took charge and tied it with a goal by Nick Spaling, on a pass from Jordin Tootoo. The third period was up and down the ice with each team playing with “playoff” intensity. «Read the rest of this article»
Golden Pond, KY – While the Fenton Boat Launch Area is closed, Land Between The Lakes (LBL) National Recreation Area encourages boaters to substitute Sugar Bay Backcountry Area north of Fenton and Redd Hollow Backcountry Area south of Fenton for boat launching.
There are currently 10 boat ramps on LBL that provide public access to Kentucky Lake–three in Tennessee and seven in Kentucky. Sugar Bay and Redd Hollow are the closest alternative ramps to Fenton. «Read the rest of this article»
Austin Peay Men’s Basketball vs. Youngstown State
Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay hopes a late-season break from Ohio Valley Conference action can help get the Govs back on track as Youngstown State comes to town, 7:30pm, Saturday for the Sears BracketBusters contest.
The Govs are amidst a five-game losing streak after dropping an unseemly 52-48 decision, Wednesday. After permitting more than 70 points in five straight games, the Govs encountered other issues against Morehead State.
Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County sponsors Spay-Neuter Deal for Large Shelter Dogs in February
Clarksville, TN – Time is getting short! If you or someone you know is in the market to adopt a large dog, please visit Montgomery County Animal Control (MCAC) by the end of February.
Because for the month of February only (and in conjunction with the World Spay Day 2012 initiative), the Humane Society of Clarksville-Montgomery County will sponsor the spay or neuter surgery for any large dog (45+ pounds) adopted from MCAC. «Read the rest of this article»
Austin Peay Women’s Softball vs. Jackson State
Clarksville, TN – With an almost 100 percent chance of rain forecasted in Jackson, MS, area on Saturday, Austin Peay State University’s softball three-game series at Jackson State University — originally scheduled for Saturday and Sunday — will be postponed a day and now will be played as a Sunday-Monday series.
Start times also will change, with the Sunday doubleheader now starting at 2:00pm, and the Monday single game beginning at 3:00pm.
Clarksville, TN – On February 17th, 2012, around 4:45am, a 2008 Nissan Maxima, driven by Dylan Duncan was traveling west in the left lane on Tiny Town Road and lost control the vehicle for an unknown reason.
The car then went off the right side of the roadway, over a curb, continued on the grass until the vehicle collided with a tree causing the vehicle to rotate and eject the driver.
Also acquire a conditional fifth-round pick in the 2013 Draft; Send 2012 second rounder, Geoffrion and Slaney to the Canadiens
Nashville, TN – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced today that the club has acquired veteran defenseman Hal Gill and a conditional fifth-round pick in the 2013 Entry Draft from Montreal in exchange for a second-round pick in the 2012 Entry Draft and forwards Blake Geoffrion and Robert Slaney.
He is expected to meet the team today in Detroit. «Read the rest of this article»
Agencies Strengthen Procedures to Clear Crashes Quickly
Nashville, TN – Tennessee Department of Transportation (TDOT) Commissioner John Schroer joined Tennessee Department of Safety & Homeland Security (TDOSHS) Commissioner Bill Gibbons today to sign a new agreement between the two agencies regarding the quick clearance of highway incidents.
The goal of the agreement is to ensure public safety and restore Tennessee roadways to full capacity as soon as possible following highway incidents. «Read the rest of this article»
Ohio Valley Conference Basketball Tournament festivities gearing up for Austin Peay State University Fans
Clarksville, TN – With the Ohio Valley Conference Basketball Tournament coming up, February 29th – March 3rd, at Nashville’s Municipal Auditorium, the APSU Alumni office has special perks lined up for Govs and Lady Govs fans.
It all starts prior to the first game of the men and women’s tournament as the APSU Alumni Relations Office will host a Pre-Game Pep Rally at Municipal Auditorium in Room M-27. The pep rally, which is free and open to all Austin Peay fans, will offer complimentary refreshments. «Read the rest of this article»
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