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Former APSU Track Gov Sarah-Emily Woodward returns as an assistant

 

APSU Women's Track and FieldClarksville, TN – Sarah-Emily Woodward, former Austin Peay State University (APSU) cross-country and track and field runner, is returning home as an assistant coach, the first hire made by newly-minted Governors head coach Valerie Brown.

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APSU Track’s Nia Gibbs-Francis named Academic All-American

 

APSU Women's Track and FieldClarksville, TNNia Gibbs-Francis with the Austin Peay State University (APSU) track and field has been named Google Cloud Academic All-American® Women’s Track and Field/Cross Country Second-Team, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

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Austin Peay State University names Valerie Brown APSU Track and Field, Cross Country Head Coach

 

APSU Women's Track and FieldClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) Sports Information has announced that Valerie Brown, who has been a member of the APSU track and field and cross country coaching staff since 2011 and served as associate head coach since 2014, has been elevated to the head coaching role.

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APSU Track’s Nia Gibbs-Francis named to Google Cloud Academic All-District

 

APSU Women's Track and FieldClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) track and field standout Nia Gibbs-Francis has been named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District® Women’s Track and Field/Cross Country Teams, selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) for the second straight year.

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APSU Sports cap impressive 2018-19 campaign with best-ever finish in OVC Commissioner’s Cup

 

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsBrentwood, TN –  The Austin Peay State University (APSU)s athletics department posted its best-ever finish in the 2018-19 OVC Commissioner’s Cup behind two regular-season championships and another pair of Top 3 finishes in Ohio Valley Conference play

APSU delivered its second-straight 100-point tally in the OVC Commissioner’s Cup, with its 109 points this season an improvement over last season’s 101.5 points. That total pushed the Governors to fourth among the league’s 12 members. Murray State won the 2019 competition with 128 points, its first victory since the inaugural commissioner’s cup was awarded in 2008-09. Jacksonville State finished second (115) followed by Belmont (114) and Austin Peay.  

Austin Peay Athletics post best ever finish in OVC Commissioner's Cup. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Athletics post best ever finish in OVC Commissioner’s Cup. (APSU Sports Information)

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Austin Peay State University student-athletes average 3.0 GPA for a record fourth straight semester

 

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) student-athletes posted a departmental grade-point average of 3.0 or better for a program-record fourth consecutive semester finishing the Spring 2019 semester with a 3.096 mark.

A department-record 70 percent of Austin Peay’s 289 varsity student-athletes earned academic honors for the spring semester. The last eight semesters dating back to Fall 2015 have yielded eight of the top-10 semester GPA’s since tracking data began in 1993. For just the fourth time, more than 100 Govs earned a spot on the Dean’s List, with 48 posting perfect 4.0 GPA’s for the semester.

Austin Peay student-athletes post department-wide 3.0 GPA for a record fourth straight semester. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU’s Doug Molnar will not return as head coach of Track and Field, Cross Country

 

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) Director of Athletics Gerald Harrison announced Tuesday, May 14th, 2019 that Doug Molnar will not return as the APSU’s head track and field and cross country coach for the 2019-20 season.  Molnar’s contract will not be renewed. Molnar has been with the programs since 2005.

“I would like to thank Doug for his 14 years of leadership and commitment to Austin Peay Athletics,” Harrison said. “The Austin Peay track and cross country programs have taken a positive step during his tenure and is in a better position in the Ohio Valley Conference than he found it.

Austin Peay Track and Field, Cross Country Couch Doug Molnar's contract will not be renewed. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field, Cross Country Couch Doug Molnar’s contract will not be renewed. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Track and Field comes in Third at OVC Outdoor Championships

 

APSU Women's Track and FieldCape Girardeau, MO – The Austin Peay State University (APSU) track and field earned a top-three finish at the Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championships for the first time since 2015, placing third in the 2019 event thanks to some outstanding final-day performances.

Austin Peay Track and Field sophomore Lennex Walker won Gold in the 100m hurdles with a time of 13.89 at the 2019 OVC Outdoor Championships. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field sophomore Lennex Walker won Gold in the 100m hurdles with a time of 13.89 at the 2019 OVC Outdoor Championships. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Track and Field’s Maya Perry-Grimes earns Gold, Govs busy at OVC Outdoor Championships

 

APSU Women's Track and FieldCape Girardeau, MO – Austin Peay State University (APSU) track and field athletes laid it out there during Friday’s second day of competition at the 2019 Ohio Valley Conference Track and Field Championships at Abe Stuber Track and Field Complex, leaving the Govs on solid footing heading into the final day.

Day Two featured another trip to the podium, multiple high-level qualification marks and the conclusion of the heptathlon, where a Governor held her own and then some.

Austin Peay Track and Field's Maya Perry-Grimes gets gold in the long jump at OVC Outdoor Championships. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field’s Maya Perry-Grimes gets gold in the long jump at OVC Outdoor Championships. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Track and Field starts 2019 OVC Outdoor Championships strong

 

APSU Women's Track and FieldCape Girardeau, MO – Austin Peay State University (APSU) track and field had some strong qualifying marks in the 200m dash, a medal in the pole vault and some excellent work by one student-athlete in the heptathlon that highlighted the opening day of competition for the Govs at the 2019 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships.

Austin Peay Track and Field sophomore Morgan Bradley won the Govs first medal placing third in the Pole Vault. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field sophomore Morgan Bradley won the Govs first medal placing third in the Pole Vault. (APSU Sports Information)

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