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Instant Peay Play: APSU Govs basketball freshmen maturing into formidable group

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – While there was no question coming into the season the Austin Peay State University (APSU) men’s basketball team would led by All-Ohio Valley Conference junior standout Terry Taylor, the Governors are also demonstrating that they have a group of freshmen that are starting to play into one of, if not, the best collection of freshmen in the conference.

Austin Peay State University Men's Basketball freshmen (Top: L to R) Jordyn Adams, Carlos Paez, Alec Woodard, (Bot: L to R) Pavle Djurisic and Sam DeVault. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Men’s Basketball freshmen (Top: L to R) Jordyn Adams, Carlos Paez, Alec Woodard, (Bot: L to R) Pavle Djurisic and Sam DeVault. (APSU Sports Information)

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Instant Peay Play: APSU Women’s Basketball must find a way to end road struggles

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) women’s basketball team continued its home success this past week with two victories to open Ohio Valley Conference play, but now must find a way to win away from the Dunn Center if they are to challenge for a spot in the conference’s post-season tournament in March.

The Governors (7-6, 2-0 OVC) victories versus Eastern Kentucky and Morehead State last week improved Austin Peay’s record this season to 7-1 in home games, but now face its longest stretch of consecutive road contests on its schedule – four games – still looking for its first victory of the campaign away from the Dunn Center, currently going 0-5 on the road.

Austin Peay Women's Basketball has struggled on the road this year. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Basketball has struggled on the road this year. (APSU Sports Information)

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Instant Peay Play: APSU Softball’s Danielle Liermann could be having best season in program’s history

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University has had several outstanding hitters go through its softball program, over its 33-year history, but the current year at the plate that third baseman Danielle Liermann is having this spring may be the best season by any player to ever wear the Red and White.

Liermann, a junior from Simi Valley, CA, is batting .410 this season for the Govs (26-11, 8-2 OVC), after the April 8th sweep of fellow Ohio Valley Conference member Tennessee Martin, with eight doubles, 15 home runs and 44 RBIs.

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Instant Peay Play: Historic start has APSU Softball in position to end post-season drought

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s softball team is off to an historic start to its Ohio Valley Conference schedule and with that fuels hopes that its 11-year postseason drought could be coming to an end.

After sweeping OVC rival Tennessee Tech this past Friday at Cheryl Holt Field, the Govs saw their record improved to 20-9 overall this spring, but more importantly 5-1 in OVC play – the program’s best start since the OVC started sponsoring softball as a conference championship sport in 1994 and besting the former starts of 4-2 set by the 1997 and 2007 teams.

2018 Austin Peay State University Softball Team. (APSU Sports Information)

2018 Austin Peay State University Softball Team. (APSU Sports Information)

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Instant Peay Play: APSU Softball’s Danielle Liermann continues to be one of OVC’s best hitters

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – In 2016, Austin Peay State University softball player Danielle Liermann had one of — and arguably — the best freshman campaigns in the program’s history and the way the 2017 season has begun for the Simi Valley, CA native last year was no fluke.

Liermann, who plays third base for the Govs, was named All-Ohio Valley Conference First-Team, OVC Freshman of the Year and to the All-OVC Newcomers Team last year after batting .361, with nine doubles and seven home runs among her 57 hits, while also collects 36 RBIs.

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Instant Peay Play: APSU’s Will Healy confident in Govs Football future despite tough first season

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – Will Healy ended his first season as head coach of the Austin Peay State University football team still looking for his first career win, but despite a winless season he is still confident in the program’s future.

The Govs finished the season amassing 5,382 all-purpose yards – a new school record – while going over 4,000 total offensive yards for the second time in school history, as well as scoring 51 total touchdowns – only the fourth time in school history the Govs have reached that milestone in a season.

Austin Peay head football coach Will Healy. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay head football coach Will Healy. (APSU Sports Information)

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Instant “Peay” Play: Taylor Mott’s return ends Coaching Carousel for APSU Volleyball Team

 

Legends BankClarksville, TN – After having five different coaches over the past five seasons, the Austin Peay State University volleyball team will see the same face sitting on the bench for a change, as Taylor Mott returns to begin her second campaign leading the program.

With Jenny Hazelwood’s exit following the 2008 season, to return to her alma mater Mississippi State University, it started what has been a carousel of changes — for a myriad of different reasons — at the top for the program.

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Legends Bank “Instant Peay Play”: APSU Coach Kirby Cannon ready to start Process in Building Winning Football Team

 

Legends BankClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University opens up its fall football camp August 4th, under first-year head coach Kirby Cannon, as players return from summer break looking start a new and winning chapter in Governors football.

APSU Football Coach Kirby Cannon.

APSU Football Coach Kirby Cannon.

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Legends Bank presents “Instant Peay Play”

 

Legends Bank of Clarksville, TNClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University is one of the best universities in the country, located right in the heart of our great city. We’re proud to show our “Peay Pride” with more coverage of APSU sports than any other media outlet around, and beginning Monday, August 5th, we’re proud to present, “Instant Peay Play.”

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