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Cannon Show, Basketball to share APSU Governors Radio Network, Thursday

 

APSU - Austin Peay State University SportsClarksville, TN – Another busy Thursday is in store for Austin Peay State University athletics, and Clarksville’s radio airwaves will be full of Governor sports action beginning 5:30pm, November 21st.

The Kirby Cannon Show, live from the Gilroy, will hold its usual 6:00pm-7:00pm radio slot this week on WJZM 1400 AM, where Govs football head coach Kirby Cannon and host Brian Rives will discuss last week’s final home game at Governors Stadium as presently constructed and look forward to Saturday’s season-finale at Tennessee Tech.

APSU Men's Basketball.

APSU Men’s Basketball.

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His Church leaps into New Business Plaza

 

LEAP OrganizationClarksville, TN  – On July 17th, 2013, His Church, led by Pastors Paul and Myrna Moore began moving into the new LEAP Plaza located at 1860 Wilma Rudolph. Church members and youth enrolled in the program removed an interior wall between two classrooms for the main sanctuary.

The Plaza formerly known as Daymar Institute has been acquired by the LEAP Organization to expand their youth development services as well as function as a nonprofit hub and business incubator.

Room being remodeled at the new LEAP Plaza.

Room being remodeled at the new LEAP Plaza.

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APSU Breast Cancer Awareness 5K raises $3,375 to American Cancer Society

 

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – On an early Saturday morning April 13th, more than 200 runners joined forces to race in the Breast Cancer Awareness 5K race organized by a number of offices at Austin Peay State University.

Some of them walked away with top finisher awards, but all of them played a part in raising $3,375 to the American Cancer Society.

Henderson Hill III (center), director of the Wilbur N. Daniel African American Cultural Center at APSU, and Lauren Wilkinson (right), assistant director of the APSU University Recreation, present a check to Jerri Rule, community representative with the American Cancer Society. The proceeds are from the annual Breast Cancer Awareness 5K held April 13th on the main APSU campus. (Photo by Beth Liggett, APSU photographer)

Henderson Hill III (center), director of the Wilbur N. Daniel African American Cultural Center at APSU, and Lauren Wilkinson (right), assistant director of the APSU University Recreation, present a check to Jerri Rule, community representative with the American Cancer Society. The proceeds are from the annual Breast Cancer Awareness 5K held April 13th on the main APSU campus. (Photo by Beth Liggett, APSU photographer)

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Understanding “Sequestration”

 

F&M Investment Services - Raymond JamesClarksville, TN – If you like political drama, you’re in luck. It seems like just yesterday the news was filled with references to the fiscal cliff. Now, coming to theaters everywhere, is “sequestration.” Look for more political confrontation to unfold as sequestration gets under way.

What exactly is sequestration?

“Sequestration” refers to a series of automatic, across-the-board spending cuts to federal government agencies that are scheduled to take place in fiscal years 2013 through 2021. «Read the rest of this article»

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Austin Peay Governors Football coach Christophel submits resignation to become NFL Cardinals assistant

 

Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – It is now official. Rick Christophel, Austin Peay State University’s football coach the last six seasons, has submitted his resignation in order to become the tight ends coach with the Arizona Cardinals.

“I am excited about starting a new chapter in my coaching career,” Christophel said. “I started thinking about this (coaching in the NFL), talking about this all the way back when I was in high school. What was I going to do with the rest of my life? If I couldn’t play I wanted to coach at the highest level possible.

“This has become a dream come true.”

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Austin Peay Mens Basketball’s John Fraley overcomes concussion to earn Second-Team All-OVC

 

Ohio Valley ConferenceJohn FraleyNashville, TN – The start of John Fraley’s senior season was as inauspicious as the beginning of his Austin Peay basketball career.

Fraley, who was redshirted in 2007-08 to acclimate himself to the Division I game, suffered a concussion in the 20110-12 season opening game at Middle Tennessee and proceeded to miss the Govs next nine games, a stretch that saw APSU go 1-8 without its big man. But the 6-8 local product recovered to produce the best season of his APSU career. «Read the rest of this article»

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Austin Peay Lady Govs Softball finally gets chance to face Jackson State

 

APSU Sports: Austin Peay Women’s Softball

Austin Peay State University Lady GovsClarksville, TN – After two days of delays, Austin Peay State University’s softball team will travel south to Mississippi to play Jackson State in a doubleheader on Monday afternoon, in the first meeting between the two schools on the softball diamond.

The two teams were originally scheduled to play a three-game series starting on Saturday with a doubleheader at the JSU Softball Complex and a Sunday single game.

Redshirt sophomore Kristin Whitmire had one of the two home runs hit by the Lady Govs at the Kennesaw State Classic. Austin Peay Women's Softball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

Redshirt sophomore Kristin Whitmire had one of the two home runs hit by the Lady Govs at the Kennesaw State Classic. Austin Peay Women's Softball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

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Austin Peay Governors Basketball to face Youngstown State in Sears BracketBusters

 

Austin Peay Men’s Basketball vs. Youngstown State
February 18th, 2012 | Tipoff: 7:30pm
Dave Aaron Arena | Clarksville, TN

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay hopes a late-season break from Ohio Valley Conference action can help get the Govs back on track as Youngstown State comes to town, 7:30pm, Saturday for the Sears BracketBusters contest.

The Govs are amidst a five-game losing streak after dropping an unseemly 52-48 decision, Wednesday. After permitting more than 70 points in five straight games, the Govs encountered other issues against Morehead State.

Austin Peay Men's Basketball.

Austin Peay Men's Basketball.

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Austin Peay Lady Govs Basketball down Bulldogs in exhibition outing

 

APSU Sports Information: APSU Basketball

Austin Peay State University Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team put a lot of pieces on the court in a 62-48 exhibition victory against Cumberland, Monday night, at the Dunn Center.

Austin Peay put 11 players on the court in the exhibition and all the new faces and combinations led to a sloppy contest. The Lady Govs shot just 35.7 percent (20-of-56) from the field and committed 21 turnovers in the contest.

Freshman Kristen Stainback brings the ball upcourt againest Cumberland Monday Night. APSU Basketball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

Freshman Kristen Stainback brings the ball upcourt againest Cumberland Monday Night. APSU Basketball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

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Dobbs, McClure earn postseason awards, 10 Govs receive All-OVC honors

 

APSU Men’s Baseball

Austin Peay State University GovernorsJackson, TN – Austin Peay State University starting pitcher Jeremy Dobbs was named the Ohio Valley Conference’s “Pitcher of the Year,” head coach Gary McClure received his fifth “Coach of the Year” citation and 10 Austin Peay baseball student-athletes received postseason recognition, the league office announced during the postseason baseball awards banquet, Tuesday night.

The Governors Baseball Award Winners: John Hogan, Jordan Hankins, Michael Blanchard, Rolando Gautier, Jeremy Dobbs, Gary McClure, Greg Bachman, Matt Wollenzin and Reed Harper. (Austin Peay Sports Information)

The Governors Baseball Award Winners: John Hogan, Jordan Hankins, Michael Blanchard, Rolando Gautier, Jeremy Dobbs, Gary McClure, Greg Bachman, Matt Wollenzin and Reed Harper. (Austin Peay Sports Information)

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