Austin Peay State University Clarksville, TN, USA

Austin Peay State University

P.O. Box 4515 Clarksville, TN, USA
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Lady Govs track and field add three for 2012-13 Mar 13, 2012

 Austin Peay State University women's track and field team has signed three athletes for the 2012-13 season; Keana Gray, of Jacksonville, Fla., Breigh Jones, of Memphis, and Tiffany Toler, of Winchester, Ky.  (via www.apsugovernors.com)

Obi lead APSU at Saluki Open Jan 15, 2011

Senior Chiamaka Obi led the Austin Peay women's track and field team at Southern Illinois' Saluki Open, Saturday, at the SIU Rec Center.

Hudson named OVC Field Athlete of the Week Jan 11, 2011

Sophomore Cenitra Hudson, of Austin Peay women's track and field team, has been named the adidas® OVC Field Athlete of the Week, the conference office announced, Tuesday.

Track and Field gets underway at Saluki Fast Start Dec 2, 2010

Austin Peay women's track and field team opens the indoor track and field season at the Saluki Fast Start, hosted by Southern Illinois, beginning with the women's pole vault at 11:30 a.m., Friday, in at the SIU Rec Center.

Langat leads Govs to best OVC finish since 1999 Oct 30, 2010

Junior Enock Langat finished 11th to lead Austin Peay men's cross country team to a fifth-place finish at the 2010 Ohio Valley Conference Men's Cross Country Championships, Saturday morning, at Southern Hills Golf Course.

Langat, Govs ready for OVC Championships, Saturday Oct 29, 2010

Junior Enock Langat and the Austin Peay men's cross country team will travel eastward to compete in the 9:45 a.m., Saturday, eight-kilometer Ohio Valley Conference Men's Cross Country Championships hosted by Tennessee Tech at Southern Hills Golf Course in Cookeville.

Lady Govs look to solidify ranks in final regular-season meet Oct 15, 2010

After showing marked improvement two weeks ago, Austin Peay women's cross country team returns to action following its off week with a 11:30 a.m., Saturday, five-kilometer race in the Fast Cats Invitational at Yellow Creek Park in Owensboro, Ky.

Final regular-season race looms for Govs Oct 15, 2010

Austin Peay men's cross country team returns to action following a week off when it competes in the 12:15 p.m., Saturday, eight-kilometer Fast Cats Invitational at Yellow Creek Park in Owensboro, Ky.

Lady Govs make strides at Louisville Oct 2, 2010

Austin Peay women's cross country team showed signs of improvement, finishing 23rd in the blue race of the Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic, Saturday, at E.P. Tom Sawyer Park.

Langat leads Govs at Louisville Oct 2, 2010

As has been the case all season, junior Enock Langat led the Austin Peay men's cross country team with a 17th-place finish in the blue race of the Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic, Saturday, at E.P. Tom Sawyer Park.

Lady Govs travel to Louisville seeking to close gap Oct 1, 2010

Austin Peay women's cross country team will look to rebound from a sub-par performance a week ago when it competes at the Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic hosted by the Greater Louisville Sports Commission for the 11:45 a.m., Saturday, five-kilometer women's blue race at E.P. Tom Sawyer Park.

Govs start season’s second half at Louisville Oct 1, 2010

Austin Peay men's cross country team will continue its efforts to improve at the eight-kilometer distance when they travel to the Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic hosted by the Greater Louisville Sports Commission for the 11 a.m., Saturday, eight-kilometer men's blue race at E.P. Tom Sawyer Park.

Lady Govs seek to maintain momentum at Brooks Memphis Twilight Sep 24, 2010

Fresh off an impressive showing last weekend, Austin Peay women's cross country team will attempt to keep its momentum going when it competes in the five-kilometer race at the Brooks Memphis Twilight Cross Country Classic, hosted by Christian Brothers, beginning at 8:20 p.m., Saturday, at the Mike Rose Soccer Complex.

Govs seek 8K effort at Brooks Memphis Twilight event Sep 24, 2010

A week after a disappointing finish in its first eight-kilometer race, Austin Peay men's cross country team will tackle the eight-kilometer course beginning at 9 p.m., Saturday, in the Brooks Memphis Twilight Cross Country Classic, hosted by Christian Brothers at the Mike Rose Soccer Complex.

Lady Govs impress at Old Timers Classic Sep 18, 2010

Austin Peay women's cross country team put together a quality performance in its first effort at the five-kilometer distance, finishing fourth at the Old Timers Classic, Saturday morning at Kereiakes Park.

Govs falter late at Old Timers Classic Sep 18, 2010

In its first test at the eight-kilometer distance, Austin Peay men's cross country team showed there is plenty of work to be done, finishing sixth at the Old Timers Classic, Saturday morning, at Kereiakes Park.

Govs to face first 8-kilometer test at Old Timers Classic Sep 17, 2010

Austin Peay men's cross country team will face its first test at the eight-kilometer distance when it competes at the Old Timers Classic, at 10:45 a.m., Saturday, hosted by Western Kentucky at Kereiakes Park in Bowling Green, Ky.

Govs finish third at PowerAde Invitational Sep 10, 2010

Led by junior Enock Langat's ninth-place finish, Austin Peay men's cross country team posted a third-place finish at the five-kilometer PowerAde Invitational hosted by Chattanooga, Friday night, at Moccasin Bend Race Course.

Govs face stern test at PowerAde Invitational Sep 9, 2010

Following its strong performance last week, the Austin Peay men's cross country team will face another stern test when it competes at the five-kilometer PowerAde Invitational hosted by Chattanooga, Friday night, at Moccasin Bend Race Course.

Burggraf receives third USTFCCCA All-Academic Award Jul 30, 2010

For the third consecutive year, Austin Peay women's track and field graduate Carrie Burggraf has been named to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Track and Field team.

Former high school dropout evolves into Academic All-American Jul 2, 2010

2nd Lt. Shamai Larsen recently was named Second-Team ESPN Academic All-America in track and cross country. She was a high school dropout. Read the feature on how Larsenliterally emerged from the darkness to not only become a distance runner but a commissioned Second Lieutenant.

Burggraf to receive OVC's Steve Hamilton Award for second time Jun 3, 2010

Carrie Burggraf, Austin Peay's standout track and field student-athlete, has been selected for a second straight year as recipient of the Ohio Valley Conference Steve Hamilton Sportsmanship Award. The award will be officially presented June 4 at the Conference's annual Honors Luncheon.

McCoy shines on track and field for Lady Govs Apr 29, 2010

Amanda McCoy will be competing in her final OVC championship meet this weekend in Cookeville. Read Colby Wilson's story about the senior star who competes in the high jump, hurdles and in the 4 x 100-meter relay. And she somehow finds time to do all this while being a student in one of APSU's most time-demanding majors, nursing.

Record crowd heads to Penn Relays for APSU Apr 22, 2010

Austin Peay State University women's track and field team will send a record number of competitors to the 116th running of the prestigious Penn Relays, Thursday, at Franklin Field.

Lady Govs track prepares for Alabama Relays Mar 25, 2010

Austin Peay State University women's track and field team will travel to one of the most prestigious track events in the south, Saturday, when they travel to Tuscaloosa, Ala., for the Alabama Relays.

Lady Govs seek improvement at OVC Championships Feb 26, 2010

Austin Peay State University women's track and field team hopes all its hard work has paid off as they head to Nashville, Friday, for the Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Track and Field Championships.

Burggraf, Tolliver earn OVC honors Feb 25, 2010

Senior pole vaulter Carrie Burggraf and freshman jumper and hurdler Leigha Tolliver were announced as recipients of Ohio Valley Conference Indoor Track and Field season awards, Thursday, by the league office

Small group of Lady Govs heads to Indiana Feb 12, 2010

Austin Peay State University women's track and field team will take a select group to the University of Indiana this weekend for the Hoosier Hills Invitational, Friday, in Bloomington, Ind.

Lady Govs competitive in first indoor meet Jan 17, 2010

Austin Peay State University's track and field teams attempt to shake off the rust at the SASF Invitational over the weekend did not work out as planned, with only four top-10 finishes for the Lady Govs.

APSU cross country team has strong showing in Louisville Oct 4, 2009

Austin Peay men and women's cross country teams had strong showings at the 2009 Greater Louisville Cross Country Classic. The men finished seventh out of 33 teams in the men's blue race, while the women grabbed a strong 18th out of 35 teams.

APSU cross country prepares for Vanderbilt Sep 17, 2009

Austin Peay State University men and women's cross country teams will travel just down the road, Saturday, for the Vanderbilt Invitational at Nashville's Percy Warner Park.

Austin Peay teams place seventh at Sewanee Sep 5, 2009

Austin Peay men and women's cross country teams each brought home seventh-place finishes from the Sewanee Cross Country Invitational, Saturday, at the Sewanee Golf Course.

Burggraf named ESPN The Magazine Academic All-American Jun 19, 2009

For a second straight season, Austin Peay women's track and field team has been named a USTFCCCAA All-Academic Team. Also, for a second straight year, pole vaulter Carrie Burggraf has been named to the USTFCCCAA All-Academic Track and Field team.Junior pole-vaulter Carrie Burggraf, of the Austin Peay track and field team, has been named second-team ESPN The Magazine Academic All-America, presented by CoSIDA.

Evan Collins, signed scholarship papers with Austin Peay May 2, 2008

  Evan Collins, a University High School senior, signed scholarship papers with Austin Peay State University Cross Country/Track & Field this week.  Evan has run with the US Cross Country team since the 6th grade and earned All Watauga Conference honors in 2005, 2006, and 2007, All Region1A/AA in 2005, 2006, and 2007, and was captain of the 2007 TSSAA Boys 1A/AA State Championship team.