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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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Holt, Harris earn Legends Awards; Doyle, Terry named Most Outstanding Athletes

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Two senior athletes who authored record-setting careers have been named the 2010-11 Legends Award recipients.

And two underclass athletes who led their respective programs into the postseason have been named Most Outstanding Athletes. The recipients of Austin Peay State University’s most cherished athletic awards along with the individual team honors were made Monday night at APSU’s annual Athletics banquet, held in Dave Aaron Arena.

Back row (L-R) Terrence Holt and Josh Terry, Front row (L-R) Chelsea Harris and Nikki Doyle. (Austin Peay Sports Information)

Back row (L-R) Terrence Holt and Josh Terry, Front row (L-R) Chelsea Harris and Nikki Doyle. (Austin Peay Sports Information)

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Lady Govs, Golden Eagles renew acquaintances in OVC Tournament semifinals, Friday

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsNashville, TN – One of the Ohio Valley Conference’s most-played series will resume when Austin Peay women’s basketball team faces regular-season champion Tennessee Tech in a noon, Friday semifinal contest in the OVC Women’s Basketball Championship at Municipal Auditorium.

Fifth-seeded Austin Peay advanced to the semifinal round with a 71-64 first-round victory against eighth-seeded Murray State and a 78-72 quarterfinal win against fourth-seeded Eastern Illinois. Top-seeded Tennessee Tech received a double-bye and will be playing its first tournament contest.

The Lady Govs defeated Eastern Illinois 78-72 Thursday night in the Ohio Valley Conference Women’s Basketball Championship’s quarterfinal round.

The Lady Govs defeated Eastern Illinois 78-72 Thursday night in the Ohio Valley Conference Women’s Basketball Championship’s quarterfinal round.

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Lady Govs meet Eastern Illinois in OVC Tournament Quarterfinals

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsNashville, TN – For the third consecutive season, Austin Peay women’s basketball team will meet Eastern Illinois in the Ohio Valley Conference Women’s Basketball Championship. The 2011 tournament edition will pit the two teams against one another in a noon, Thursday, quarterfinal contest at Municipal Auditorium.

Fifth-seeded Austin Peay advanced to the quarterfinal round with a 71-64 first-round victory against eighth-seeded Murray State. Fourth-seeded Eastern Illinois received an first-round bye and will be playing its first tournament contest.

Lady Govs defeat Murray State to advance to the Quarter Finals of the Ohio Valley Conference Women’s Basketball Championship.

Lady Govs defeat Murray State to advance to the Quarter Finals of the Ohio Valley Conference Women’s Basketball Championship.

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Lady Govs begin Music City Madness with first-round contest against Murray State

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsNashville, TN – A classic rivalry will open the 2011 Ohio Valley Conference Women’s Basketball Championship when the fifth-seeded Austin Peay women’s basketball team meets eighth-seeded Murray State in a noon, Wednesday contest at Municipal Auditorium.

Along with a change in venue – a move up 5th street from Bridgestone Arena to Municipal Auditorium – the OVC Tournament will feature a change in format. This season’s tournament is a ladder-style format that rewards the top four teams in the regular-season race. Under this format the fifth through eighth seeds play an opening-round contest. The third and fourth seeds receive a single bye into the quarterfinals while the top two seeds receive a double bye into the semifinals.

Lady Govs Basketball

Lady Govs Basketball

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Lady Govs ready for final non-conference tilt at UAB, Sunday

 

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Austin Peay State University GovernorsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay concludes the non-conference portion of its schedule when it meets UAB in a 2:00pm, Sunday contest at Bartow Arena.

The Lady Govs will be less than 48 hours removed from a four-day stay in Pittsburgh, PA where they dropped contests to Pittsburgh, Tuesday, and Duquesne, Thursday. In its 62-50 loss at Duquesne, Austin Peay had a first half to forget and a second half they would like to repeat as the season progresses.

The Lady Govs allowed Duquesne to score 41 points in the first half while its own offense struggled, making just eight field goals. However, the second half saw APSU produce an impressive defensive effort, holding the Dukes to 19 field goal attempts (eight made) and grabbing a 24-13 rebounding edge.

Lady Govs Basketball.

Lady Govs Basketball.

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Poor shooting dooms Lady Govs at WNIT

 

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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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APSU earns 11 OVC Medals of Honor; two team captured OVC Team Academic Achievement Awards

 

Austin Peay State University GovernorsAustin Peay State University student-athletes earned 11 Ohio Valley Conference Medals of Honor while two teams, women’s golf and men’s tennis, captured OVC Team Academic Awards, announced Thursday by the conference office.

The Medal of Honor is awarded annually to student-athletes who achieve the highest grade-point average in a conference-sponsored sport.  Each one of the APSU recipients held a 4.0 grade-point average in their respective sport for the year.  Heading the list is a pair of senior women’s track and field ESPN The Magazine Academic All-Americans, Carrie Burggraf (first team) and Shamai Larsen (second team). Larsen, in fact, earned Medal of Honor distinction for both women’s track and field and women’s cross county. «Read the rest of this article»

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