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Govs settle for split against EMU

After a downhill start to the season, the Bat Govs needed a turnaround as Eastern Michigan traveled to Clarksville for a doubleheader on Tuesday, Feb. 25. APSU defeated the Eagles 8-3 in the first game, while EMU bounced back in the second to win a nail bitter 9-8. But with ...

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Baseball: Five things from Baylor road trip

Defining it as a “rough start” for APSU baseball in 2014 would be an understatement at this point. Another disappointing showing over the weekend of Friday, Feb. 21 to Sunday, Feb. 23 dropped the Bat Govs to 1-6 on the season. At Baylor University where attendance averaged just under the ...

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Southern Illinois powers over Govs

With one out in the first inning, Alex Robles stepped to the plate for his first at bat of the evening. As the American flag waved above the center field wall, Robles belted his first home run as a Gov to tie the game at one run a piece. But ...

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Govs avoid sweep, beat Iowa 7-4

After a disappointing opening impression in his first game as a Gov, freshman shortstop Logan Gray turned things around on Sunday, Feb. 16 to knot the score with the Iowa Hawkeyes thanks to a two RBI single in the sixth inning. A sacrifice fly by Ridge Smith the following inning ...

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Baseball GM 2: Iowa 15, Austin Peay 13

Similar to the first game, APSU struck first, this time with two runs. After a double by Rolando Gautier, Ridge Smith followed with a two-bagger of his own to score him. P.J. Torres drove in Smith with a single, putting the Govs up 3-0. Things would go downhill from there ...

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Baseball GM 1: Iowa 11, APSU 5

With eight errors committed in the field, the Govs were unsuccessful in capturing a win on Opening Day on Saturday, Feb. 15 as Iowa took advantage of the mistakes to win 11-5 at Raymond C. Hand Park. The Hawkeyes put up seven runs in the top of the fourth inning, ...

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