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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 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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Instant Peay Play: APSU Baseball, Savannah Amato, Tymeitha Tolbert have a big week ahead

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s athletic school year is winding down, but there is still plenty on the line this coming week, with the Governors baseball team heading to the Ohio Valley Conference baseball Championship Tournament, while APSU pole vaulter Savannah Amato and sprinter Tymeitha Tolbert head to the NCAA East Preliminary Meet.

Opening the week will be the Governors baseball team (30-25, 17-13 OVC), who will be the OVC Tournament’s fifth-seed, and will open play, 9:00am, Wednesday at Choccolocco Park in Oxford, AL, versus the Jacksonville State Gamecocks (30-23, 18-12 OVC), the tournament’s fourth-seed.

Austin Peay Baseball begins OVC Baseball Championship Wednesday when it faces Jacksonville State at Choccolocco Park.

Austin Peay Baseball begins OVC Baseball Championship Wednesday when it faces Jacksonville State at Choccolocco Park.

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APSU Track and Fields’s Savannah Amato, Tymeitha Tolbert gain regional qualification

 

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APSU Women's Track and FieldClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University track and field will send a pair of student-athletes to next week’s NCAA East Preliminary in Tampa, Florida, with APSU junior Savannah Amato and sophomore Tymeitha Tolbert scheduled to compete.

This is the seventh year in a row that Austin Peay has had at least one athlete earn regional qualification.

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APSU Track and Field’s Savannah Amato earns third OVC Athlete of the Week award

 

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APSU Women's Track and FieldBrentwood, TN – Make it a three-peat for Austin Peay State University pole vaulter Savannah Amato, who earned adidas® Ohio Valley Conference Field Athlete of the Week honors for the third week in a row.

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APSU Track and Field has strong start at OVC Indoor Championships

 

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APSU Women's Track and FieldCharleston, IL – Austin Peay State University track and field got out to a strong start at the 2018 Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships, hosted by Eastern Illinois at Lantz Fieldhouse.

Austin Peay Track and Field currently in fifth place at OVC Indoor Track and Field Championships. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Track and Field currently in fifth place at OVC Indoor Track and Field Championships. (APSU Sports Information)

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Purdue’s Gene Edmonds Open next up for APSU Track and Field

 

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APSU Women's Track and Field - Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University track and field gets back to work this weekend with a trip to West Lafayette, Ind., to compete in Purdue’s Gene Edmonds Open, Saturday.

Field action is slated for an 10:15am (CT) start, while the running events are scheduled to kick off at 1:00pm CT.

Austin Peay Women's Track and Field get back to work at Purdue's Gene Edmonds Open Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Track and Field get back to work at Purdue’s Gene Edmonds Open Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

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Former APSU Track Star Breigh Jones an NCAA Woman of the Year conference honoree

 

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APSU Women's Track and Field - Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – Former Austin Peay State University, APSU track and field standout Breigh Jones has been selected as one of two Ohio Valley Conference nominees for the 2016 NCAA Woman of the Year award.

A Memphis native, Jones is one of 141 female student-athletes designated as a conference honoree, joining Belmont distance runner Hannah Wittman as an OVC nominee.  She is one of 54 Division I athletes up for the honor.

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103 APSU Student Athletes named to OVC Commissioner’s Honor Roll

 

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsBrentwood, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) student-athletes accounted for 103 of a record 1,335 student-athletes named to the 2015-16 Ohio Valley Conference Commissioner’s Honor Roll, announced Wednesday by the conference office.

“Academic success is part of our department’s responsibility and a mission for our student-athletes,” said Austin Peay athletics director Ryan Ivey. “Similar to a successful on-field performance, what you do in the classroom comes down to how hard you’re willing to work; the sacrifice and dedication these student-athletes put in to have success on and off the field is second to none.”

The campus of Austin Peay State University. (APSU)

The campus of Austin Peay State University. (APSU)

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