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Hogan named CIAF APSU Athlete of the Week

Austin Peay State UniversityJohn HoganClarksville, TN – Sophomore John Hogan, of the Austin Peay State University baseball team, has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

In five games last week Hogan hit .333 (7-for-21) with two runs scored, four doubles, and seven RBI. The Governors won two of three at Jacksonville State, giving the Govs their third-straight conference series win.

The Saint Louis, MO native was clutch in the Governors two victories over Jacksonville State. In Game 1, Hogan started strong with a first-inning RBI double. Then with the Govs down 2-1 in the fifth-inning, Hogan hit a two-run double giving the Governors a lead they would not release.

In the final game Hogan picked up a fourth-inning double and a sixth-inning double before tying the game with an eighth-inning RBI single, setting up the Govs big five-run ninth inning.

The Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week is selected by the APSU Sports Information staff each Tuesday during the academic year. Copies in a Flash, of Clarksville, sponsors the award.

Other notable performances by Austin Peay athletes included:

  • Senior Chiamaka Obi, of the track and field team, recorded an Ohio Valley Conference best 400-meter dash time (55.24) at the Sea Ray Relays in Knoxville. The time is 0.23 seconds faster than her previous best.
  • Freshman Jasmin Ademovic, of the men’s tennis team was named OVC Freshman of the Year and first team All-OVC.  Ademovic won the deciding match in the OVC championship semifinals against Tennessee Tech sending the Governors to the finals.
  • Sophomore Carolin Weikard and Freshman Kimberly Loo, of the women’s tennis team picked up a doubles victory against Murray State in the first round of the OVC championship. Both Lady Govs also picked up singles wins in the first round against Murray State.

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