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APSU Track’s Kyra Wilder named OVC Outdoor Freshman of the Year

 

APSU Women's Track and FieldBrentwood, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) track and field freshman sprinter Kyra Wilder has been named Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Year for the 2019 outdoor season.

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APSU Track’s Maya Perry-Grimes named OVC Freshman of the Year

 

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APSU Women's Track and Field - Austin Peay State UniversityBrentwood, TN – Austin Peay State University multi-sport freshman standout Maya Perry-Grimes has been named Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Year for the 2017 Indoor season.

The talented newcomer from Antioch Tennessee joins Anna-Claire Raines (2006, outdoor) and Leigha Tolliver (2010, indoor) as the only Austin Peay track and field athletes to bring home the OVC’s top honor for a freshman.

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Lady Govs golf team earns OVC Team Academic Achievement Award for third straight year

 

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Austin Peay State UniversityClarksville, TN – For a third straight year, Austin Peay State University women’s golf team has been saluted with the Ohio Valley Conference Team Academic Achievement Award.

The award is presented annually in each Conference-sponsored sport to the member institution’s team with the greatest percentage of its eligible student-athletes who achieved a 3.25 grade-point average or higher—OVC Commissioner’s Honor Roll.  The Lady Govs golf team had seven of its student-athletes earn such distinction. As a team the Lady Govs golfers posted a 3.738 grade-point average in the fall and 3.640 in the spring. «Read the rest of this article»

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Jordan medals, Lady Govs finish sixth at OVC Outdoor Championships

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsMurray, KY – Austin Peay State University women’s track and field team finished sixth at the 2011 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships, Saturday, at Murray State’s Roy Stewart Stadium.

Eastern Illinois’ women took home their second-straight outdoor championship with 185 points, followed closely by Southeast Missouri at 181. There was distance between second and third, as Eastern Kentucky managed 136 points and Jacksonville State was at 106.5, in third and fourth, respectively. Murray State (48), Austin Peay (44), Tennessee State (34.5), Tennessee Tech (25) and Morehead State (16) rounded out the field.

APSU Track and Field. (Austin Peay Sports Information)

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Lady Govs in seventh at Outdoor Track and Field Championships

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsMurray, KY –  With six events in the book at the 2011 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships, Austin Peay State University women’s track and field team is in seventh place.

Eastern Illinois is leading the pack with 74 points, while Southeast Missouri is a distant second with 53 points. Murray State (26), Eastern Kentucky (21), Tennessee Tech (16), Tennessee State (15.50), Austin Peay (13), Morehead State (8) and Jacksonville State (7.50) make up the rest of the field.

APSU Track and Field. (Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

APSU Track and Field. (Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

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2011 Outdoor Track and Field Championships starts Friday

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – It all comes down to the 2011 Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championships for Austin Peay State University women’s track and field team, Friday and Saturday, hosted by Murray State at Roy Stewart Stadium.

The Lady Govs finished fourth a year ago, but look to climb in the ranks with an improved sprint crew and young distance team that has made consistent strides throughout the season. Austin Peay also has elevated its efforts in the field events, adding several throwers to an already established jump group.

APSU Track and Field. (Photo Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

APSU Track and Field. (Photo Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

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Showdown on the Cumberland dominated by Lady Govs track

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s track and field won the inaugural Showdown on the Cumberland with a 90 team score, Friday, at Governors Stadium. Tennessee Tech finished second with 65 points, while Murray State came in third with 64.

As a final tune-up prior to the Ohio Valley Conference Outdoor Championships, hosted by Murray State, beginning Friday, the Showdown on the Cumberland proved to be an exciting, yet comfortable event for all three teams.

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APSU Track and Field (Austin Peay Sports Information)

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Vandy Invitational next for APSU Track and Field

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s track and field team combines its efforts for the Vanderbilt Invitational, Friday and Saturday, at the Vanderbilt Track and Field Complex.

Last week, the Lady Govs split up the sprinters and distance runners, sending the sprinters to the Sea Ray Relays and the latter to the Bellarmine Invitational. Both groups had successful events, recording a number of personal bests and even setting an OVC-best time in the 400-meters.

APSU Track and Field. (Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

APSU Track and Field. (Keith Dorris/Dorris Photography)

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Sea Ray Relays give Lady Govs track chance to improve

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay women’s track and field team returns to action at Tennessee’s 45th Annual Sea Ray Relays, beginning Friday, in Knoxville TN.

The Lady Govs will take a small contingent to Knoxville looking to improve times on the track, while also solidifying their work on the triple jump. While Austin Peay showed improvement in its last meet, the Austin Peay Invitational, there remains plenty to be shored up as the outdoor season’s halfway point nears.

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Track and Field comes up big at final home outdoor meet

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University women’s track and field team wrapped up its final home meet, the Austin Peay Invitational, with a number of wins along with several personal bests as well.

All-in-all, the Lady Govs were either first or second place in 10 different events, including three field events in a meet that included Belmont, Lipscomb, Western Kentucky, Bethel and Lane College.

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