Topic: Birmingham AL
Birmingham, AL – Limiting turnovers and maximizing rebounds were two keys head coach Carrie Daniels stressed before Austin Peay women’s basketball team opened its season at UAB, but the Lady Govs were unable to heed that advice in a 72-54 loss at Bartow Arena, Friday afternoon.
Austin Peay Lady Govs at UAB
Friday, November 5th, 2012 | Tipoff: Noon (CT)
Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay women’s basketball team begins the 2012 campaign with a matinee performance – a noon, Friday contest against UAB at Bartow Arena. The Lady Govs are 15-21 all time in season openers, including a 2-4 record under head coach Carrie Daniels.
APSU and UAB will meet for the fourth consecutive season, with UAB winning the previous three meetings.
Clarksville, TN – Wallace Redd announces his candidacy for Re-Election to the Clarksville City Council in Ward 4.
“My wife, Helga, and I raised three children right here in Ward 4 over the last twenty-five years.” said Redd.
At 53 years old, Wallace and his wife Helga are the proud parents of three children. Kathrene (31) is a school teacher in Birmingham, Alabama; Christina (26) is a school teacher in Nashville, Tennessee and Wallace III (21) is a senior at APSU.
Written by Dauna Coulter
Washington, D.C. – In the opening lines to The Waste Land, T.S. Eliot wrote “April is the Cruelest Month.”
You might agree if you live in the southeastern United States. Last April, a historic outburst of 202 tornadoes turned broad swaths of that part of the country into a disaster zone.
“The event of April 27th and 28th 2011 was the costliest convective storm in U.S. history,” said Kevin Knupp, professor of atmospheric sciences at the University of Alabama-Huntsville. And he doesn’t just mean costly in terms of property damage — 316 people lost their lives.
APSU Sports: Austin Peay Men’s Golf
Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University men’s golf team opens its spring tournament season with a dual match, Friday, against Northern Illinois at The Links at Novadell.
Each team will field seven golfers with the five low scores counting toward the team total. Weather permitting, the two teams are scheduled to tee it up at 1:00pm.
APSU Sports: Austin Peay Women’s Tennis
Birmingham, AL – Austin Peay State University women’s tennis team fell 5-2, Saturday, to UAB in a match played outdoors at the Samford Tennis Complex.
Originally scheduled to be played indoors, the spring-like weather prompted the move which happened to be the Lady Govs first time to play outdoors this spring.
APSU Sports: Austin Peay Lady Govs Tennis
Birmingham, AL – Austin Peay State University women’s team lost, 6-1, to Samford, Friday, in the first of two weekend matches in Birmingham, AL. The Lady Govs play UAB , Saturday, at the Samford Tennis Complex to wrap the trip.
Senior Vanja Tomic was the Lady Govs lone winner in Friday’s action. Tomic defeated Kristin Lewis in straight sets to win her third straight match.
APSU Sports: Austin Peay Track and Field
Birmingham, AL – Chantelle Grey’s win in the 800-meter run highlighted Austin Peay State University women’s track and field team at the Blazer Invite, hosted by UAB, Thursday and Friday.
“This was a tough meet because it was a real short turnaround for us,” head coach Doug Molnar said. “We’ve got a young team and we haven’t had a lot of practice time here in the early going.”
APSU Sports: Austin Peay Track and Field
Clarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s track and field team continues its indoor season, Thursday, with the UAB Blazer Invite, in Birmingham, AL, at the newly constructed Birmingham CrossPlex.
Hosted by UAB, the Blazer Invite will have athletes from more than 20 schools across the Southeast, including Ohio Valley Conference member Jacksonville State, Memphis, Western Kentucky, Georgia Southern, Mississippi State, Louisiana Tech and Bethune Cookman.
APSU Sports: Austin Peay Women’s Track and Field
Nashville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s track and field team returned from Christmas break and put forth a solid performance at the 13th Annual Ed Temple Classic hosted by Tennessee State at the Gentry Center.
Coming into the event the 1600-meter relay was the race to watch for the Lady Govs. The relay team of Sharese Braziel, Chantelle Grey, Candace Johnson, and Taelor Slaughter did not disappoint, taking home fourth place with a time of 4:04.63. As impressive as their finish was it was just one of many strong performances by the Lady Govs during the day. «Read the rest of this article»
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