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APSU Sports has 14 student-athletes receive OVC Academic Medal of Honor

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Austin Peay State University Sports Information - , APSU, Governors, Govs, Lady GovsBrentwood, TN – Fourteen Austin Peay State University student-athletes have earned the Ohio Valley Conference’s Academic Medal of Honor presented by Army ROTC, Monday, for their 2014-15 academic performance.

Austin Peay’s 14 honorees were among 199 OVC student-athletes recognized for their performance in the classroom. It was the second-highest total in the 22-year history of the award, trailing only the 212 winners in 2012-13. Every Academic Medal of Honor recipient for the 2014-15 academic year posted a perfect 4.0 GPA.

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The OVC Academic Medal of Honor recognizes those student-athletes that achieve the highest grade-point in their respective OVC-sponsored sport for the entire academic year, were eligible and used a season of competition while participating in their chosen NCAA-sponsored sport.

Nearly 1,000 student-athletes have received the OVC Academic Medal of Honor in the past five years.

OVC Medal of Honor Recipients: Austin Peay

  • A.J. Gaura, Baseball
  • Lauren Maki, Women’s Basketball
  • Madison Rich, Women’s Basketball
  • Kristen Stainback, Women’s Basketball
  • Alexis Eldridge, Women’s Cross-Country
  • Adam Noble, Football
  • Meghan Mueller, Women’s Golf
  • Claire Pultz, Soccer
  • Courtney Sheppard, Soccer
  • Aleksas Tverijonas, Men’s Tennis
  • Brittney Covington, Women’s Tennis
  • Erika Adams, Women’s Track and Field
  • Elizabeth Landon, Volleyball
  • Hillary Plybon, Volleyball

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