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Three All-Star selections highlight APSU Baseball Govs development in Summer Leagues

 

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Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – Highlighted by three All-Star recognitions and a Home Run Derby participant, 19 members of Austin Peay State University’s baseball team have furthered their development in Collegiate Summer Baseball Leagues.

Austin Peay Baseball infielder Garrett Copeland. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Baseball infielder Garrett Copeland. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Governors in the Pros: Major League Baseball All-Star break update

 

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Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUClarksville, TN – As baseball fans shift their attention to Cincinnati for the 2015 All-Star Game, it’s an appropriate time to look across the country at former Austin Peay State University players competing in the pros.

Currently, there are two Govs playing in the big leagues, seven in minor league systems, and one signed to the Frontier League.

Los Angeles Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis (17) hits a solo home run in the fifth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Dodger Stadium. (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

Los Angeles Dodgers catcher A.J. Ellis (17) hits a solo home run in the fifth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Dodger Stadium. (Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports)

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APSU Governors Baseball signs pitcher Cody O’Brien

 

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Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s baseball team continued bolstering its bullpen depth, adding right-handed pitcher Cody O’Brien of Mesa, Arizona to its 2016 roster.

O’Brien, a 6-1, 205 pound right-hander, appeared in 20 games at Scottsdale Community College last season. He compiled a 2-2 record and struck out 17 batters over 19.1 innings for the Fighting Artichokes, who reached the NJCAA Division II Baseball World Series.

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APSU Athletics rebrands team Twitter accounts

 

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Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – In the waning hours of the 2014-15 season, Austin Peay State University’s athletics department worked to unify the department’s presence across all its Twitter platforms.

In all, Austin Peay athletics maintains 13 Twitter accounts. In addition to its primary account @LetsGoPeay, each of the department’s teams occupies its own space in the Twitter-verse. During the 2014-15 season, those accounts had varying names incorporating either the words Austin Peay or the university’s abbreviated name, APSU.

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APSU Governors Baseball adds infielder TJ Conroy to 2016 Roster

 

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Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUClarksville, TN – TJ Conroy, of San Jose, California, becomes the latest middle infielder to join the Austin Peay State University baseball team’s 2016 roster as it continues adding infield depth.

Conroy, a 6-0, 175-pound middle infielder, will transfer to Austin Peay after two seasons at De Anza College – a community college located in Cupertino, California.

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Instant Peay Play: APSU’s Alex Robles could be baseball Govs best two-way player in school history

 

Legends Bank, Clarksville TNClarksville, TN – Growing up a lot of baseball players are both good hitters and good pitchers, but by the time they get to the collegiate level they have either decided, or discovered, they are much better at one or the other and they turn their focus and time to their dominate ability.

But after two seasons, Austin Peay’s Alex Robles has not only proved to be one of – if not — the best two-way players in the programs history, but one of the best in the nation as well.

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APSU Baseball’s Alex Robles one of 10 players named to John Olerud watch list

 

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Austin Peay State University Governors - APSULubbock, TXAlex Robles, a starting pitcher and infielder for the Austin Peay State University baseball team, was one of 10 players named to the John Olerud Two-Way Player of the Year Watch List.

Earlier this season, Robles became the first baseball player in Ohio Valley Conference history to receive multiple first-team honors in the same season.

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APSU has 37 Student-Athletes achieve perfect 4.0 GPAs in Spring Semester

 

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Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – A department-record 37 student-athletes earned 4.0 grade-point averages during the Spring 2015 semester, the Austin Peay State University athletics department announced Wednesday.

Those 37 student-athletes were among 159 named to the Spring 2015 Athletics Director’s Honor Roll, representing more than half (52.3 percent) of the department’s student-athletes.

In addition, 83 student-athletes were named to Austin Peay’s dean’s list. The department finished both the spring semester and 2014-15 academic year with a 2.88 GPA.

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APSU Governors Baseball adds Pennsylvania-native Max Remy to 2016 roster

 

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Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s baseball team will add infield depth this offseason, beginning with middle infielder Max Remy, of Reedsville, Pennsylvania, who will join the Governors for the 2016 season.

The 6-0, 160-pound Remy was a middle infielder for Mifflin County High School where he batted .363 with a .511 on-base percentage as a senior.

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APSU Baseball’s Garrett Copeland named a semifinalist for Olson Award

 

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Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUOmaha, NE – Infielder Garrett Copeland of Austin Peay State University’s baseball team has been named one of 32 semifinalists for the 2015 Gregg Olson Award, presented to college baseball’s breakout player of the year.

Copeland, of Bartlett, Tennessee, continued to be one of Austin Peay’s most dependable players during his sophomore campaign.

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