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APSU Athlete of the Week Jessica Cathey

Austin Peay Sports Information Office

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University Junior Jessica Cathey, of Austin Peay State University women’s golf team, has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.

Cathey was under 80 in all three rounds at the Jan Weaver-Murray State Invitational, shooting a 225 (76-74-75) to finish sixth overall, leading the Lady Govs to a tie for eighth.

APSU's Jessica Cathey

The Hixson, Tennessee native hit just one birdie during the tournament, but was able to consistently get up and down en route to her season’s first top-10.

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

  • Junior libero April Adams, of the volleyball team, earned all-tournament honors at the WKU Invitational, compiling 45 digs (4.09/s) and reached double-digits in all three matches, including a season-best 18 kill effort against Western Michigan.
  • Senior wide receiver Javier Booker, of the football team, caught six passes for 88 yards, including a 45-yard touchdown reception, in the Govs home opener against Chattanooga.
  • Freshman Brittney Covington, of the women’s tennis team, won three singles matches in her first collegiate action at the Skyhawk Invitational, including a 6-1, 6-2 win against Southeast Missouri’s Anna Makhneva.

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