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Sixty-four APSU Govs cross the stage at 2018 Spring Commencement

 

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APSU SportsClarksville, TN – Sixty-four Austin Peay State University student-athletes and athletics staff participated in APSU Spring Commencement ceremonies, Friday, at the Dunn Center.

Austin Peay State University has 64student-athletes and athletics staff take part in May 2018 Commencement. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University has 64student-athletes and athletics staff take part in May 2018 Commencement. (APSU Sports Information)

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Nia Gibbs-Francis to represent Austin Peay State University, OVC at NCAA Leadership Forum

 

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Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University junior Nia Gibbs-Francis will represent the school and the Ohio Valley Conference at the 2017 NCAA Student-Athlete Leadership Forum in Washington, D.C.

Each Division I and Division II conference selects student-athletes from active member institutions to represent the conference at the forum. For the OVC, Gibbs-Francis and Belmont’s Caleb Corprew will represent the league.

“I hope to network with a lot of different people and see what other schools are doing and see what we can implement,” Gibbs-Francis said. “I want to get new ideas about leadership to become a more effective leader.”

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Austin Peay State University’s Kaylnn Pitts wins again as part of huge team effort at the APSU Invitational

 

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APSU Women's Track and FieldClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University senior Kaylnn Pitts is really going to miss performing at Fortera Stadium.

The Woonsocket, Rhode Island native capped her senior weekend with a 6.08m (19-11.50) long jump mark, winning the event and most likely qualifying her for the NCAA East Preliminary to cap an impressive weekend for Austin Peay State University track and field at its home event, the APSU Invitational.

Austin Peay Track and Field has excellent day at APSU Invitational. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field has excellent day at APSU Invitational. (APSU Sports Information)

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Christiana Harris, Diamond Battle post historic days for APSU Track at OVC Indoor Championships

 

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APSU Women's Track and Field - Austin Peay State UniversityCharleston, ILChristiana Harris got Day One off to a good start for Austin Peay State University track and field at the 2017 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championships, earning bronze in the pentathlon, while a school record fell on the track for one of Austin Peay’s precocious sprint standouts.  

Austin Peay Track and Field has strong first day at OVC Indoor Championships. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field has strong first day at OVC Indoor Championships. (APSU Sports Information)

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180 APSU Athletes earn Fall Semester Academic Honors

 

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Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – For the fourth consecutive semester, more than half of Austin Peay State University’s athletes received academic recognition following the recently concluded spring semester.

The department saw 180 athletes named to the Athletics Director’s Honor Roll, each earning a minimum 3.0 grade-point average during the semester. That amounted to more than 53 percent of the department’s near-record 335 athletes earning academic recognition from the department.

It is the fourth consecutive semester the department has seen more than 50 percent of its athletes post a 3.0 or better GPA.

180 Austin Peay Athletes earn Fall Semester Academic Honors. (APSU Sports Information)

180 Austin Peay Athletes earn Fall Semester Academic Honors. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Track and Field moves up to take third place at OVC Outdoor Championships

 

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APSU Women's Track and Field - Austin Peay State UniversityNashville, TN – Underrated? Overlooked? Probably not anymore.

An Austin Peay State University track and field team that battled injury, illness and inconsistency throughout the 2016 season and entered the weekend under the radar righted the ship at the perfect moment, securing a third-place team finish at the 2016 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championships.

It’s the third straight season that Austin Peay has finished in the top-three at the OVC Outdoor Championships.

Austin Peay Lady Govs Outdoor Track and Field nabs third placed in Nashville at OVC Championships. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Lady Govs Outdoor Track and Field nabs third placed in Nashville at OVC Championships. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU has Thirty-seven athletes participate in Spring 2016 Commencement exercises

 

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Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUClarksville, TN – Thirty-seven Austin Peay State University student-athletes participated in Spring Commencement ceremonies, Friday, at the Dunn Center.

The following student-athletes, athletics alumni and departmental employees were bachelor’s degree candidates for the May 2016 Commencement (master’s candidates noted in parentheses).

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Austin Peay Track and Field kicks it at APSU Invitational

 

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APSU Women's Track and Field - Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University track and field put on a show as hosts of the annual Austin Peay Invitational, hosting one of the bigger fields in meet history at Fortera Stadium.

The Governors hosted a number of area teams, including conference foes Murray State, UT Martin, Tennessee State and Tennessee Tech at the annual event.

Austin Peay Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Track and Field enters OVC Indoor Championships banged up

 

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Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – As much success Austin Peay State University has enjoyed in track and field during the last few seasons, the Governors have also seen their share of good fortune, namely in the injury department—at a time when many teams are banged up and missing key pieces, Austin Peay entered OVC Indoor and Outdoor Championship action largely intact over the past few seasons.

Austin Peay Women's Track and Field competes in the OVC Indoor and Outdoor Championship this weekend. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Track and Field competes in the OVC Indoor and Outdoor Championship this weekend. (APSU Sports Information)

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Instant Peay Play: APSU Lady Govs track team primed to make noise at OVC Indoor Championships

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s women’s indoor track and field team may not be the favorite heading into the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Championship, on February 26th and 27th at the Gentry Center on the campus of Tennessee State, but they have to be considered a dark horse to make a run at the title.

The Lady Govs finished a respectable fifth place at the 2015 Indoor Championships, but enter this week’s championship with a deeper roster than last season’s team and with more personal capable of scoring points in more events – a key to winning a conference championship.

Austin Peay Women's Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Track and Field. (APSU Sports Information)

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