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APSU Lady Govs Softball Player injured after being struck by Vehicle

Austin Peay State University Lady Govs - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University softball rising senior shortstop Kayla Davidson was airlifted to a Memphis, TN trauma center July 17th after being hit by a vehicle while riding a bike near her home in South Fulton, TN.

APSU's Kayla Davidson

Davidson was struck from behind by a vehicle along with her younger sister Gracy, who was also injured and airlifted to Memphis.

Early information was that the injuries she suffered were serious, but Davidson did send a tweet out the morning of July 18th to friends and teammates stating that she was going to be ok.

Clarksville Online will have updates on Davidson’s condition as more information becomes available.

Davidson was named Second-Team All-Ohio Valley Conference after the 2013 season while leading the team in walks (20) and on-base percentage (.420), while finishing second overall in batting average (.333), hits (42), doubles (11), home runs (7), total bases (74) and slugging percentage (.587).

Chris Austin
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Chris Austin is a graduate of Clarksville High School and Austin Peay State University. Chris is a former Head Softball Coach for APSU, and assistant basketball coach for CHS. Chris has worked at the Leaf-Chronicle, and WJZM News/Talk/Sports radio. Has also worked at the Sports Information Department at APSU, and has covered championship events for the Ohio Valley Conference and NCAA. Chris is an avid sports fan and can be found at most Austin Peay State University sports events.

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