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Cup-cake games: bad for big school, good for underdog

–mwilliams0824@gmail.com More often than not, the true reason behind universities scheduling “cup-cake” games, or easy games against easier opponents, is lost on the fans and the media. This season in particular, I have heard a lot of radio hosts, call-in fans and social media fans complaining about some teams’ strength ...

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Lady Govs’ soccer ends season on hot-streak; secure 2nd seed and bye in OVC tournament

–fig1013@gmail.com The Lady Govs’ soccer team have surpassed many people’s expectations, maybe even their own, this season as they finished the season on an eight-game unbeaten streak, all against Ohio Valley Conference foes, to secure the second seed in the OVC tournament and its second-ever 10 win season. The Lady ...

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Govs outrun by SEMO, fumble away homecoming

–mwilliams0824@gmail.com The Govs had plenty of great activities for their homecoming, but winning a football game wasn’t one of them as they fell 48-27 to Southeastern Missouri State Redhawks on Saturday, Oct. 27. SEMO’s freshman quarterback, Scott Lathrop, led the Redhawks to victory over APSU Saturday night. Lathrop only completed ...

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The man behind the NFL’S success: remembering a legend

–mwilliams0824@gmail.com If you have paid any attention to news this NFL season, you may have heard that Art Modell passed away at the age of 87 on Thursday, Sept. 6. Modell was a polarizing figure in the NFL, but his influence reached out further than just football. Modell is most ...

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Volleyball splits games, still stay in 2nd place

–fig1013@gmail.com The Lady Govs’ volleyball would travel to Nashville twice this past week to finish up their road schedule against Belmont and Tennessee State. The Lady Govs would split the decisions, still retaining their second place position in the Ohio Valley Conference West division. APSU’s first match came on Tuesday, ...

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Gov’s soccer moves into 2nd in OVC

–fig1013@gmail.com The Lady Govs’ soccer team is peaking at the right moment in the season. They are currently on a six game undefeated streak, going 5-0-1 in stretch, all against Ohio Valley Conference foes. A strong performance on both offense and defense during the stretch, outscoring opponents 14-1, has helped ...

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