Clarksville, TN Online: News, Opinion, Arts & Entertainment.


Topic: OVC Pitcher of the Year

APSU Softball set to begin practices Monday

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU SoftballClarksville, TN – After a couple of weeks of individual skill/position workouts, Austin Peay State University’s softball team will begin its first full team practices this Monday, September 17th, 2018 at Maynard Stadium/Cheryl Holt Field as the Governors prepare for their first season under the direction of new head coach Kassie Stanfill.

Austin Peay Women's Softball begins full practices Monday at Cheryl Holt Field.

Austin Peay Women’s Softball begins full practices Monday at Cheryl Holt Field.

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

2017-18 Top-10 — No. 4: APSU has an abundance of OVC honors

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Usually in Austin Peay State  University’s yearly top-10 countdown, APSU takes special care to identify each individual who was named Ohio Valley Conference Coach, Player, Freshman or other comparable “Of the Year” honor for their respective sport, because that’s a big deal and needs to be recognized as such.

But, well… there were too many this year, so they all get to go here.

Between coaches and players, 14 members of the Austin Peay extended family earned one of the top honors for their respective sport in 2017-18, including five Freshman of the Year honors.

Austin Peay Men's Basketball's Terry Taylor has named OVC Freshman of the Year. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Men’s Basketball’s Terry Taylor has named OVC Freshman of the Year. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

2017-18 Top-10 — No. 5: APSU Softball has season for the ages

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU SoftballClarksville, TN – With a third head coach in four seasons taking over, it was tough to get a bead on the potential for Austin Peay State University (APSU) softball’s chances prior to the season.

It would’ve been difficult to suspect that the best season in program history was getting ready to kick off.

Austin Peay Softball pitcher Morgan Rackel. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Softball pitcher Morgan Rackel. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 


APSU Softball’s Morgan Rackel named to NFCA Central Region Third-Team

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU SoftballLouisville, KY – Austin Peay State University’s Morgan Rackel made history on Thursday for the APSU softball program as she became the first player in school history to earn National Fastpitch Coaches Association All-Region honors, being placed on the Central Region’s Third-Team.

2018 APSU Softball - Morgan Rackel «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU Softball receives record Six OVC All-Conference selections

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU SoftballOxford, AL – Austin Peay State University’s Morgan Rackel and Bailey Shorter took home two of the Ohio Valley Conference’s top honors for softball to lead APSU’s record six All-Conference selections, as announced at the OVC Championship Awards Banquet, Tuesday night.

Austin Peay Softball's (L to R) Natalie Schilling, Kacy Acree, Bailey Shorter, Morgan Rackel, Kelly Mardones, and Danielle Liermann receive OVC All Conference Honors. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Softball’s (L to R) Natalie Schilling, Kacy Acree, Bailey Shorter, Morgan Rackel, Kelly Mardones, and Danielle Liermann receive OVC All Conference Honors. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU Baseball has Two Alumni on Major League Baseball Opening Day Rosters

 

APSU Sports Information

APSU BaseballClarksville, TN – A.J. Ellis and Shawn Kelley, Austin Peay State University baseball alumni, each are a member of 2018 Opening Day Rosters for the San Diego Padres and Washington Nationals, respectively, as the Major League Baseball season begins, Thursday.

APSU Baseball alumni A.J. Ellis and Shawn Kelley are on Major League Baseball Opening Day Rosters. (APSU Sports Information) «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU’s Alex Robles gets double 1st-team All-OVC pick, Garrett Copeland and Logan Gray earn 2nd-team honors

 

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Governors - APSUJackson, TN – Sophomore Alex Robles, of the Austin Peay State University baseball team, was twice named first-team All-Ohio Valley Conference in a vote of the league’s head coaches and sports information directors.

The honors were presented at the annual OVC baseball awards banquet, Tuesday night, before the start of the 2015 OVC Baseball Championship at The Ball Park at Jackson.

APSU's Alex Robles «Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 


APSU Baseball’s Tyler Rogers Recognized by National Collegiate Baseball Writers Association

 

Austin Peay State University Governors Sports - APSUClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University Baseball team’s closer Tyler Rogers was named a second-team All-America selection by the National Collegiate Baseball Writers, Thursday.

APSU's Tyler Rogers. (APSU Sports Information)

APSU’s Tyler Rogers. (APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 

APSU Governors Baseball set to begin Second Round of OVC Tournament Thursday

 

Austin Peay State University Governors SportsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay’s nationally-ranked baseball team will put its program-record 12-game win streak on the line when it opens Ohio Valley Conference Tournament play with a 3:00pm, Thursday contest against an opponent to be determined.

OVC Player of the Year Craig Massoni will lead the Govs into the postseason, beginning Thursday at the OVC Baseball Championship. (Courtesy: Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

OVC Player of the Year Craig Massoni will lead the Govs into the postseason, beginning Thursday at the OVC Baseball Championship. (Courtesy: Brittney Sparn/APSU Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: News | No Comments
 

Austin Peay State University Baseball’s Craig Massoni, Tyler Rogers sweep OVC Postseason Awards

 

Austin Peay State UniversityJackson, TN – For the third time in program history Austin Peay State University’s baseball team can celebrate a sweep of the Ohio Valley Conference’s top awards. Junior first baseman Craig Massoni was named the league’s Player of the Year and senior closer Tyler Rogers was named its Pitcher of the Year at the annual OVC Baseball Awards Banquet held Tuesday night.

“I’m not sure I have a word that is good enough to describe what these two men meant to our team,” said Austin Peay head coach Gary McClure. “Having Tyler involved in 27 decisions over 42 wins is incredible. And on the other hand, Craig was a guy who hit almost .500 in league play and didn’t do it with singles – he did it with doubles and home runs.

Junior Craig Massoni (left) and senior Tyler Rogers were named the OVC's Player and Pitcher of the Year, respectively, at the OVC Baseball Awards Banquet, Tuesday. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

Junior Craig Massoni (left) and senior Tyler Rogers were named the OVC’s Player and Pitcher of the Year, respectively, at the OVC Baseball Awards Banquet, Tuesday. (Courtesy: Austin Peay Sports Information)

«Read the rest of this article»

Sections: Sports | No Comments
 



  • Visit Us On FacebookVisit Us On TwitterVisit Us On PinterestVisit Us On YoutubeCheck Our FeedVisit Us On Instagram
  • Personal Controls

    Now playing at the Movies