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Instant Peay Play: Two APSU basketball greats enter home stretch of record-breaking careers

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – With the calendar switching from January to February, Austin Peay State University basketball standouts Chris Horton and Tiasha Gray enter the final regular-season month of their respective record-breaking careers.

Both arrived on Austin Peay’s campus in 2012, Horton from Columbus High School in Decatur, GA; while Gray stayed near home to continue her hoops career after playing at Clarksville High School.

While the pair play different positions for their teams – Horton is a 6-8 center, while Gray is a 5-4 point guard – both have helped re-write the record book, both at Austin Peay and the Ohio Valley Conference.

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Instant Peay Play: Hoops season right around the corner with APSU Govs, Lady Govs beginning preseason practice

 

Instant Peay PlayClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s fall sports maybe in the middle of their respective Ohio Valley Conference seasons, but it’s not too early to look forward to winter and basketball season, with the Governors and Lady Govs basketball teams beginning preseason practice.

As both teams enter the up-coming season they will have big questions to answer, with the Govs looking to return to the postseason for the first time since the 2011-12 season, while the Lady Govs enter the season with a new head coach in David Midlick, who takes over for Carrie Daniels, who had led the women’s team for the past nine seasons.

Austin Peay Men and Women's basketball begins preseason practice. (Brittney Spam, APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Men and Women’s basketball begins preseason practice. (Brittney Spam, APSU Sports Information)

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Austin Peay State University football picked ninth at OVC Media Day

 

Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUClarksville, TN Austin Peay State University was picked ninth in the Ohio Valley Conference at by a vote of the conference coaches and sports information directors announced Monday at the annual OVC Media Day.

Austin Peay Governors Football picked to finish ninth at OVC Media Day. (Clarksville Sports Network)

Austin Peay Governors Football picked to finish ninth at OVC Media Day. (Clarksville Sports Network)

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Clarksville High School Lady Wildcats roll to second straight District 10-AAA Soccer Title

 

Clarksville High School WildcatsClarksville, TN – Clarksville High School’s girls soccer team scored four goals in each half, October 14th at Hilda J. Richardson Field, in picking up its second straight District 10-AAA title, with an 8-0 victory over Rossview High School.

With the win, the Lady Wildcats (17-2-2) will host a first-round Region 5-AAA tournament game on October 22nd against the runner up of District 9-AAA, while Rossview (9-5-3) will travel to the champion of District 9-AAA.

“We like playing at home,” Clarksville High coach Jeff Jordan said. “That’s something that we’re proud of and a championship is always wonderful.”

Clarksville High School wins District 10-AAA Soccer Title. (Michael Rios-Clarksville Sports Network)

Clarksville High School wins District 10-AAA Soccer Title. (Michael Rios-Clarksville Sports Network)

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