Clarksville, TN Online: News, Opinion, Arts & Entertainment.


Topic: APSU Athlete of the Week

Mary Parker Powell selected APSU Athlete of the Week

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Sophomore keeper Mary Parker Powell, of the Austin Peay State University women’s soccer team, has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

The Germantown native kept a clean sheet in 135 minutes of action last week, earning a shutout with five saves against Little Rock, Sunday, and pairing with senior Lindsey Todd to keep Mississippi Valley State off the scoreboard during Friday night’s affair.

Sunday’s contest was not without its share of pressure-packed moments. In the 87th minute, Powell turned aside a Quin Wilkes penalty kick to preserve the shutout.

APSU Soccer's Mary Parker Powell «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU Athlete of the Week Kristen Stucker

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Junior setter Kristen Stucker, of the Austin Peay State University volleyball team, has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

Stucker was named adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Setter of the Week for the second week in a row after averaging 12.0 assists per set (144 total) and leading Austin Peay to a sweep at the UAB Blazer Invitational last weekend.

The Johnston, Iowa native notched 56 assists (14.0/set) against the host Blazers, adding 16 digs to the effort as well.

APSU Volleyball's Kristen Stucker «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Austin Peay Baseball’s Alex Robles earns second APSU Athletic of the Week award

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University baseball team senior utility player Alex Robles has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

In Sunday’s rubber match against UT Martin, Robles earned another in a series of firsts in his Austin Peay career—his first cycle, in a 5-for-5 effort that paced the Govs to an 8-5 win against the Skyhawks. Additionally, Robles earned the win on the mound with a six-inning, six-strikeout performance—the first known instance of a player hitting for the cycle and earning the win on the mound in the same game.

APSU Baseball - Alex Robles «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 


Almantas Ozelis named APSU Athlete of the Week

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Sophomore Almantas Ozelis, of the Austin Peay State University men’s tennis team, has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

Ozelis was named adidas®/Ohio Valley Conference Men’s Tennis Player of the Week after leading the Govs to an upset of Eastern Kentucky, which will be seeded second in this week’s OVC Men’s Tennis Tournament Championship. Ozelis and Aleh Drobysh teamed up for a 6-3 win at No. 1 doubles, helping the Govs secure the doubles point, before rallying for a 4-6, 6-1, 6-1 victory in No. 1 singles against Ramon van Flymen.

APSU Tennis - Almantas Ozelis

APSU Tennis – Almantas Ozelis

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Austin Peay Softball’s Autumn Hanners named APSU Athlete of the Week

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University softball team senior pitcher Autumn Hanners has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

Hanners picked up two complete-game victories for the Govs last week, holding off Memphis in a 4-2 mid-week decision and tossing a shutout at Tennessee Tech during conference action.

The Orlando, FL native struck out three and allowed just one earned against the Tigers in the Governors first win against Memphis since 2007.

APSU Softball - Autumn Hanners «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Track and Field’s Kaylnn Pitts named APSU Athlete of the Week

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Senior jumper Kaylnn Pitts, of the Austin Peay State University track and field team, has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

Pitts took over the lead in the Ohio Valley Conference triple jump race with a 12.44m (40-9.75) mark at Ole Miss’ Joe Walker Invitational, earning runner-up in the 17-competitor field. She also earned fourth out of 31 in the long jump with a 5.72m (18-9.25) mark; both were season-bests for the Woonsocket, Rhode Island native.

APSU Kaylnn Pitts «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Austin Peay’s Lidia Yanes Garcia named APSU Athlete of the Week

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s tennis team sophomore Lidia Yanes Garcia has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

The Governors No. 1 enjoyed a sterling start to the Ohio Valley Conference season, going 2-0 to open league play against Tennessee State and Belmont, winning in straight sets against the Tigers Ani Popiashvili (6-2, 6-1) and the Bruins Laura Kent (6-3, 7-5). She teamed with Isabela Jovanovic for a 6-3 doubles win against Belmont’s Maddie Gilley and Abbie Mather as well.

Austin Peay's Lidia Yanes Garcia. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay’s Lidia Yanes Garcia. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 


Alex Robles with Austin Peay Baseball named APSU Athlete of the Week

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN –  Austin Peay State University baseball senior utility man Alex Robles has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

The Tucson, Arizona, native followed up his second career shutout, Saturday, with a game-winning, walk-off home run to give the Govs a sweep of preseason Ohio Valley Conference favorite Jacksonville State to open the conference schedule.

In Saturday’s complete game effort, he struck out 11 batters—including six of the final nine—allowing just three hits and a walk. It was his fifth career complete game.

APSU Baseball - Alex Robles «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

Baseball’s Dre Gleason named APSU Athlete of the Week

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University baseball team senior first baseman Dre Gleason has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

The O’Fallon, MO, native picked up his season’s second adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Player of the Week honor after hitting .533 (8-for-15) with nine RBI, two doubles and two home runs.

Gleason opened the week with a monstrous 4-for-5, seven RBI effort in the Govs 21-8 rout of Middle Tennessee, Tuesday. Each of his four base hits produced a run, including a two-run first-inning double and a two-run third-inning home run.

APSU Baseball - Dre Gleason «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU names Tearra Banks Athlete of the Week

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN –  Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team senior center Tearra Banks has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

Banks led Austin Peay to a pair of victories to clinch an Ohio Valley Conference Tournament berth, averaging 14.5 points and 10.5 rebounds against UT Martin and Southeast Missouri—she hit 59.1 percent (13-for-22) from the floor and tallied two blocks during the week, placing her among the top-10 in APSU history. She capped the regular season with a 21-point, 13-rebound effort at Southeast Missouri.

APSU Basketball - Tearra Banks «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 


Page 1 of 1812345...»

  • Visit Us On FacebookVisit Us On TwitterVisit Us On GooglePlusVisit Us On PinterestVisit Us On YoutubeCheck Our Feed
  • Personal Controls

    Archives