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Instant Peay Play: Several APSU Players could hear named called during MLB Draft

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – The dream of having a chance to play in the major leagues could become reality this week for several Austin Peay State University (APSU) baseball players, with the 2019 Major League Baseball Amateur Draft running June 3rd through June 5th in Secaucus, NJ.

The APSU Govs have a long history in the draft — dating back to the Govs first draft selection in the 1972 draft, Tim Burns, who went in the second round — and this year’s 40-round draft should be no different.

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APSU Baseball crushes Jacksonville 12-1 at Raymond C. Hand Field

 

APSU BaseballClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University baseball first baseman Parker Phillips hit an early solo home run, and the Governors pulled away late in a dominant 12-1 nonconference victory against Jacksonville, Friday night on Joe Maynard Field at Raymond C. Hand Park.

The Austin Peay Baseball team watches solo home run by Parker Phillips against Jacksonville Friday night at Raymond C. Hand Park. (Robert Smith, APSU Sports Information)

The Austin Peay Baseball team watches solo home run by Parker Phillips against Jacksonville Friday night at Raymond C. Hand Park. (Robert Smith, APSU Sports Information)

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APSU gets 6-1 home win against SIU Edwardsville

 

APSU BaseballClarksville, TN – Shortstop Garrett Kueber hit a home run as part of a three-hit, three-RBI day and led the Austin Peay State University (APSU) baseball team to a 6-1 Ohio Valley Conference series-opening victory against SIU Edwardsville, Friday night, on Joe Maynard Field at Raymond C. Hand Park.

Austin Peay Baseball defeats SIU Edwardsville 6-1 Friday night at Raymond C. Hand Park. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Baseball defeats SIU Edwardsville 6-1 Friday night at Raymond C. Hand Park. (APSU Sports Information)

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Instant Peay Play: Four names added to pantheon of APSU Baseball Draft Picks

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – This past week in New York City, Major League Baseball held its annual amateur draft with four Austin Peay State University (APSU) baseball players having their names called, bring the all-time total to 40 players selected in the draft from APSU since the first Gov was drafted in 1972.

Juniors Ridge Smith (catcher), Logan Gray (third base), Garrett Copeland (second base) and senior pitcher Jared Carkuff were chosen in the 12th, 13th, 30th and 35th rounds, respectively, marking the second time Austin Peay had has as many as four players drafted at one time – and trailing only the 2013 MLB draft were the Govs had five players picked.

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APSU Governors Baseball’s Reed Harper named to Capital One Academic All-America Third Team

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University baseball team’s junior shortstop Reed Harper was named to the 2012 Capital One Academic All-America Baseball Third Team, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA), Friday.

Junior shortstop Reed Harper was named to the Capital One Academic All-Distrct 3 squad. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

Junior shortstop Reed Harper was named to the Capital One Academic All-Distrct 3 squad. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

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