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APSU Volleyball comes up short in loss to Valparaiso

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU Women's Volleyball - Austin Peay State UniversityTroy, AL – Austin Peay State University’s volleyball team came up on the short end of a blocking matchup, dropping a four-set (15-25, 18-25, 25-18, 21-25) decision to Valparaiso in its final match of the Trojan Invitational, Saturday, at Trojan Arena.

Austin Peay Volleyball drops four set match to Valparaiso Saturday at Trojan Invitational. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Volleyball drops four set match to Valparaiso Saturday at Trojan Invitational. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Baseball rallies to defeat Valparaiso 5-4 to reach NCAA Regional Finals

 

Austin Peay State University Governors SportsBloomington, IN – Rallying from two-run deficits twice, at Bart Kaufman Field June 2nd, Austin Peay State University’s baseball team defeats Valparaiso University, 5-4, to reach the championship game of a NCAA regional for the second straight year.

Austin Peay Baseball vs Valparaiso. (Lisa Kemmer - Clarksville Sports Network)

Austin Peay Baseball vs Valparaiso. (Lisa Kemmer – Clarksville Sports Network)

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Belew, Toney shut down Crusaders as Govs complete series sweep

 

APSU Men’s Baseball

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Pitchers Alex Belew and Zach Toney combined for a four-hit performance as Austin Peay posted a 7-3 victory against Valparaiso, Sunday afternoon, at Raymond C. Hand Park. The Govs completed the three-game series sweep of the Crusaders.

Belew got off to a rough start, allowing the first three batters he faced to reach base. Each of those three would score as Valparaiso (0-3) sent eight men to the plate in the opening inning and took a 3-0 lead.

APSU Men's Baseball. (APSU Sports Information)

APSU Men's Baseball. (APSU Sports Information)

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Govs rally to down Crusaders in 11 innings

 

APSU Men’s Baseball

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Left fielder Cody Hudson’s soft liner in the 11th inning sailed just high enough to get over the drawn-in infield and Austin Peay’s baseball team won a wild 11-10 non-conference tilt against Valparaiso, Saturday afternoon at Raymond C. Hand Park.

Trailing 7-4 entering the eighth, Austin Peay (2-0) showed that patience at the plate pays off. Valparaiso (0-2) used four pitchers in the inning and issued six walks to the 11 batters they faced. Consecutive bases-loaded walks issued to shortstop Reed Harper and first baseman John Hogan gave the Govs their first lead. Following the back-to-back walks, designated hitter Tyler Childress added to the lead as he ripped the first pitch he saw to left field, scoring two more runs and giving the Govs a 10-7 lead.

Left fielder Cody Hudson's RBI single in the 11th gave the Govs their second consecutive victory. (Robert Smith/The Leaf-Chronicle)

Left fielder Cody Hudson's RBI single in the 11th gave the Govs their second consecutive victory. (Robert Smith/The Leaf-Chronicle)

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Bat Govs begin 2011 campaign with three-game set against Valparaiso

 

APSU Men’s Baseball

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay’s baseball team opens its 2011 season with a three-game series against Valparaiso at Raymond C. Hand Park. The season gets underway with a 3:00pm, Friday contest followed by noon contests both Saturday and Sunday.

The Govs open at the friendly confines of Raymond C. Hand Park where they posted a 21-7 record last season. Austin Peay will look to get the season off to a quick start as they play 10 of their first 12 games at home.

Senior Ryne Harper will get the nod in the Govs season opener against Valparaiso, Friday. (Austin Peay Sports Information)

Senior Ryne Harper will get the nod in the Govs season opener against Valparaiso, Friday. (Austin Peay Sports Information)

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Poor shooting dooms Lady Govs at WNIT

 

APSU Women’s Basketball

Austin Peay State University GovernorsBeaumont, TX – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team lost its third straight overall and second Preseason WNIT contest, 72-57, to Valparaiso, Friday, at Lamar University.

For the Lady Govs, the game boiled down to a pivotal second-half stretch where Valpo used a 15-5 seven-minute run to take a 61-48 lead with 6:22 to play. During that stretch, the Crusaders ripped off three three-pointers and forced six Austin Peay turnovers.

Lady Govs Basketball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

Lady Govs Basketball. (Courtesy: Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

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Lady Govs travel to Texas for Preseason Women’s NIT consolation rounds

 

APSU Women’s Basketball

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team begins a seven-game road swing when it meets Valparaiso in a 5:00pm, Friday contest in the Preseason Women’s NIT Consolation Rounds hosted by Lamar in Beaumont, Texas.

The Lady Govs return to the road following a 74-60 loss to Middle Tennessee, Tuesday. Austin Peay trailed by 22 points at halftime but closed within nine points early in the second half before yielding by the 14-point final margin. Junior Whitney Hanley led the Lady Govs in scoring (18), rebounding (five), assists (five) and steals (four) in 37 minutes of action.

Lady Govs Basketball.

Lady Govs Basketball.

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Lady Govs basketball learns WNIT future

 

APSU Women’s Basketball

Austin Peay State University GovernorsFort Collins, CO – Austin Peay State University women’s basketball team will face Valparaiso in a 5:00pm, Friday contest at Beaumont, Texas, in its second game of the Preseason Women’s NIT, the organization announced Saturday night.

Lady Govs to face Valparaiso in its second game of the Preseason Women's NIT.

Lady Govs to face Valparaiso in its second game of the Preseason Women's NIT.

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Andy Quiceno nets game-winner for Lady Govs

 

APSU Women’s Soccer

Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – The sister connection paid off for the Austin Peay State University Lady Govs soccer team in a 1-0 win against Valparaiso, Sunday afternoon.

This time it was Joceline Quiceno to Andy Quiceno for the game-winner in the 49th minute. It was Andy’s third goal and Joceline’s third assist of the season. Andy has either a goal or an assist in seven of the Lady Govs 10 games this season.

Andy Quiceno right after scoring the single goal during the APSU game vs Valparaiso

Andy Quiceno right after scoring the single goal during the APSU game vs Valparaiso

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