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Local Community celebrates opening of new APSU Govenor’s Stadium

 

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – On Saturday the community gathered on Austin Peay State University to attend the ceremonies opening the brand new APSU Governors Football Stadium. The new world-class facility replaces a 68 year old stadium originally built in 1946 as the Clarksville Municipal Stadium.

The new stadium cost $19 million, and has four levels, with most of the offices and dressing rooms, as well as a training room, on the first floor. On the second floor, there will be meeting rooms and an additional weight room. Fans on levels 3 and 4 will find the amenities of club seating and skyboxes – new features to the stadium. The skyboxes are tiered stadium-type seating with up to 22 seats per viewing room. In addition, each skybox has a bar with locations for bar stools, tables and chairs to seat four to six people.

The ribbon cutting opening the new APSU Governor's Football Stadium. APSU President Alisa White and Hendricks Fox cut the ribbon

The ribbon cutting opening the new APSU Governor’s Football Stadium. APSU President Alisa White and Hendricks Fox cut the ribbon

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Instant Peay Play: APSU Football Ticket sales picking up as Governors Stadium takes shape

 

Legends Bank, Clarksville TNClarksville, TN – With the new Governors Stadium starting to take shape on the campus of Austin Peay State University, and it just being a little more than three months until the first home game, sells and interest in season football tickets are starting to pick up.

APSU Football Stadium.

APSU Football Stadium.

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Austin Peay State University Football team to hold first scrimmage this Saturday

 

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Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUClarksville, TN – After seven practices, Austin Peay State University’s football team will scrimmage for the first time, 9:30am, Saturday, in Governors Stadium.

The scrimmage is open to the public. Entrance is expected to be on the east side or in the north end zone.

Austin Peay Governors Football. (Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Governors Football. (Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Govs old and new help celebrate Governors Stadium

 

APSU - Austin Peay State University SportsClarksville, TN – APSU Governors football players from then and now took part in the ceremonial demolition, Saturday, after Austin Peay State University’s football game with Southeast Missouri.

APSU President Tim Hall and athletics director spoke to a large gathering outside Gate 1 about the memories created in Governors Stadium and the new ones to be made in the upcoming years when the new Governors Stadium opens in 2014.

APSU ceremonial demolition of Governors Stadium.

APSU ceremonial demolition of Governors Stadium.

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APSU Governors Football comes up short in 36-34 loss to Southeast Missouri Redhawks

 

Austin Peay State University Governors Sports - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s bid for its first 2013 football victory came up short, Saturday afternoon, as Southeast Missouri State University held on for a 36-34 decision in Ohio Valley Conference football action at Governors Stadium.

This was the last football game played in Governors Stadium as it is currently configured.

Austin Peay runningback Omar Williams rushed for 108 yards on 18 carries Saturday against SEMO.

Austin Peay runningback Omar Williams rushed for 108 yards on 18 carries Saturday against SEMO.

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APSU Governors Stadium walls to begin tumbling down

 

APSU - Austin Peay State University SportsClarksville, TN – Take a quick trip through the bowels of Governors Stadium’s west side and it is easy to notice; the extraction already has begun.

Stored materials and debris—and any items deemed not necessary for Saturday’s 1:00pm Austin Peay-Southeast Missouri game—have been moved into the tunnel areas and walkways.

Yes, Governors Stadium (formerly Municipal Stadium) as many have known it for the past 67 years, will be undergoing a complete facelift to the stadium’s east or home side.

Austin Peay Governors Stadium. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Governors Stadium. (APSU Sports Information)

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Demolition of APSU’s Governors Stadium to begin November 16th

 

Austin Peay State University - APSUClarksville, TN – On November 16th, when the scoreboard clock turns to zero and the horn sounds, not only will the Governors football team walk off the field, they will take a giant leap toward the future of APSU football as they witness the first steps of demolition in preparation to construct a new stadium.

The Governors will host Southeast Missouri State University for their final competition in the current Governors Stadium.

APSU Governors Stadium.

APSU Governors Stadium.

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Austin Peay State University Athletics unveils online ticketing site for APSU Governors Football

 

Austin Peay State University Governors Sports - APSUClarksville, TN – With Austin Peay State University football’s October 10th home opener against Eastern Illinois less than three weeks away, the Marketing and Promotions Department wants to make students, alumni and fans aware of all the events occurring at Governor Stadium in 2013.

All week, LetsGoPeay.com will dispense information on different promotions and appreciation days, ending with today’s look at Austin Peay’s new ticketing system.

Austin Peay Football. (Brittney Sparn - APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Football. (Brittney Sparn – APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Football’s Tailgate Alley ready for Home Games

 

APSU - Austin Peay State University SportsClarksville, TN – With Austin Peay State University football’s October 10th home opener against Eastern Illinois less than three weeks away, the Marketing and Promotions Department wants to make students, alumni and fans aware of all the events occurring at Governor Stadium in 2013.

All week, LetsGoPeay.com will dispense information on different promotions and appreciation days, continuing with today’s look at Tailgate Alley.

APSU Governors Stadium.

APSU Governors Stadium.

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APSU Governors Stadium going out in style with unique events

 

APSU - Austin Peay State University SportsClarksville, TN – With Austin Peay State University football’s October 10th home opener against Eastern Illinois less than three weeks away, the Marketing and Promotions Department wants to make students, alumni and fans aware of all the events occurring at Governor Stadium in 2013.

All week, LetsGoPeay.com will dispense information on different promotions and appreciation days, beginning with game-by-game promotions.

APSU Governors Stadium Events for 2013. (Brittney Sparn - APSU Sports Information)

APSU Governors Stadium Events for 2013. (Brittney Sparn – APSU Sports Information)

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