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Austin Peay State University Tennis’ Fabienne Schmidt earns OVC Scholar-Athlete Award

 

APSU Women's TennisBrentwood, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) women’s tennis team senior Fabienne Schmidt has earned one of six prestigious Ohio Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete Awards for the 2019-20 academic year.

Hailing from Hillscheid, Germany, Schmidt has established herself as one of the top tennis players in the OVC and one of the best in Austin Peay State University history.

Austin Peay State University Women's Tennis team's Fabienne Schmidt earns OVC Scholar-Athlete Award. (APSU Sports Information)

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Instant Peay Play: Kristen Stucker’s Volleyball career is APSU Hall of Fame worthy

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – Although the Austin Peay State University (APSU) volleyball team lost in the finals of the Ohio Valley Conference championship tournament Saturday, November 17th and more than likely ended the career of Governors senior setter Kristen Stucker, she will leave behind what must be considered a first-ballot Austin Peay Athletics Hall of Fame career.

ASPU Volleyball senior setter Kristen Stucker.

ASPU Volleyball senior setter Kristen Stucker.

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APSU Tennis’ Lidia Yanes Garcia receives OVC Scholar-Athlete Award

 

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APSU Women's TennisBrentwood, TN – Senior Lidia Yanes Garcia, of the Austin Peay State University (APSU) women’s tennis team, has been accorded one of six Ohio Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete Awards for the 2018-19 academic year.

Hailing from Los Realejos, Spain, Yanes Garcia has established herself as the one of the most dominant tennis players in OVC history.

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2017-18 Top-10 — No. 6: Back-to-back 3.0 semesters for APSU Student-Athletes

 

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Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – APSU enjoyed huge successes on the field of competition in 2017-18, but might have been even better in the classroom.

For the first time since 2008-09, Austin Peay State University student-athletes posted back-to-back semesters with a department-wide 3.0 grade-point average, including a program-record 3.110 mark for the fall semester.

The tennis program’s led the way, with the women’s team posting a 3.964 in the fall and a 3.957 in the spring; all eight members of the men’s team earned Dean’s List honors after a 3.890 in the fall, and followed that up with a 3.691 in the spring.

Austin Peay State University Women's Tennis' Brittney Covington. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay State University Women’s Tennis’ Brittney Covington. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Volleyball setter Kristen Stucker named to CoSIDA® Academic All-America Teams

 

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APSU Women's VolleyballAustin, TX – Austin Peay State University junior setter Kristen Stucker is one of 21 student-athletes named to the 2017 Academic All-America® Division I volleyball teams as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA).

College Sports Information Directors of America names Austin Peay's Kristen Stucker to 2017 Academic All-America® Division I volleyball teams.

College Sports Information Directors of America names Austin Peay’s Kristen Stucker to 2017 Academic All-America® Division I volleyball teams.

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APSU’s Ashley Slay, Kristen Stucker and Taylor Mott earn three of OVC’s Major Volleyball Awards

 

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APSU Women's VolleyballClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University volleyball’s senior middle blocker Ashley Slay, junior setter Kristen Stucker and head coach Taylor Mott each received one of the Ohio Valley Conference’s major year-end awards, presented Wednesday night prior to the start of the 2017 OVC Volleyball Championship at the Dunn Center.

Austin Peay Volleyball receives OVC year end awards. (L to R) Christina White, Ashley Slay, head coach Taylor Mott, Kristen Stucker, and Brooke Moore. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Volleyball receives OVC year end awards. (L to R) Christina White, Ashley Slay, head coach Taylor Mott, Kristen Stucker, and Brooke Moore. (APSU Sports Information)

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APSU Volleyball’s Kristen Stucker receives OVC Scholar-Athlete Award

 

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APSU Women's VolleyballBrentwood, TN – Austin Peay State University volleyball team junior setter Kristen Stucker has been named as one of six recipients of the prestigious Ohio Valley Conference Scholar-Athlete Award for 2017-18.

Stucker, of Johnstown, Iowa, becomes the 24th Austin Peay student-athlete to receive the OVC Scholar-Athlete Award since it was first awarded during the 1981-82 academic year.

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Instant Peay Play: Long-time APSU Coach, Administrator Cheryl Holt set to retire

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – This coming Friday, June 30th, will see the career of long-time Austin Peay State University coach and administrator Cheryl Holt come full circle, as she is set to retire after 35-plus years of service to the university.

Holt, who first came to Austin Peay to earn her master’s degree in the early 1970’s after graduating from The Ohio State University, returned to the school in 1982 to become the head volleyball and tennis coach after serving at both the University of Mississippi and the University of Miami as volleyball coach.

Austin Peay Associate Athletics Director and Senior Woman Administrator Cheryl Holt set to retire this Friday. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Associate Athletics Director and Senior Woman Administrator Cheryl Holt set to retire this Friday. (APSU Sports Information)

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Instant Peay Play: APSU Governors graduating seniors accomplished much during their time

 

Instant Peay Play - APSU SportsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s athletic department had 37 student-athletes receive their degrees in the May 7th spring commencement, with many leaving their marks in their respective sports and in the overall history of Governors athletics.

Two basketball players, Chris Horton and Tiasha Gray have been the face of the men’s and women’s basketball program the past four years.

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Jada Stotts, Breigh Jones, Tennis standouts big winners at APSU Athletic Awards Banquet

 

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Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Two Austin Peay State University tennis players who brought renown to the University on the courts and in the classroom have been accorded some of the athletic department’s highest male honors, while a stand-out track and field student athlete and a do-it-all volleyball player won the honors on the women’s side at Monday night’s annual APSU Athletics Awards Banquet in the Dunn Center.

Senior Dimitar Ristovski, who parlayed his fourth consecutive All-OVC honor for Austin Peay men’s tennis into a spirited run to the OVC Championship match, took home APSU’s Most Outstanding Male Athlete honor.

(L to R) Aleksas Tverijonas, Jada Stotts, Breigh Jones and Dimitar Ristovski earn top awards at Austin Peay Athletic Banquet. (APSU Sports Information)

(L to R) Aleksas Tverijonas, Jada Stotts, Breigh Jones and Dimitar Ristovski earn top awards at Austin Peay Athletic Banquet. (APSU Sports Information)

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