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Former athletics director dies

Former Athletics Director Bob Brooks passed away in his sleep Tuesday, April 5, at his home in Tulsa, Okla. He served APSU from 1984-88 and brought in Lake Kelley as head basketball coach in 1986. He is survived by his wife of 56 years, Mary, two sons, two daughters and ...

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Walker scores 16 while UConn defense smothers Bulldogs, 53-41

By MARLON SCOTT | Senior Staff Writer Neither team shot the lights out in Houston, Texas, but the UConn Huskies made enough shots to capture the 2011 National Championship. “I’m just happy the hard worked paid off and we were able to prove people wrong when they said we couldn’t,” ...

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Bat Govs sweep EIU, move to 3rd in OVC

By ANTHONY SHINGLER | Senior Staff Writer The Govs had lost nine of their last 12 games and were averaging three runs a game coming into this weekend. The Govs’ bats heated up this weekend. In a three-game Ohio Valley Conference series at home against the Eastern Illinois Panthers, they ...

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Lady Govs beat SEMO 2-1

By MARLON SCOTT | Senior Staff Writer APSU 101 000 0 – 2 SEMO 000 000 1 – 1 Lady Govs’ junior pitcher Ashley Bolda pitched a complete game and grounded the Southeast Missouri Redhawks, 2-1, to avoid an OVC series sweep. Bolda had to withstand a last inning rally ...

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Gautier having breakout freshman year, hitting streak ends at 18 games

By ANTHONY SHINGLER | Senior Staff Writer The 2010-11 Govs baseball team roster has 12 freshmen on it. Among those, one freshman has gotten a great start to the season and is making his mark on the team. Outfielder Rolando Gautier is creating a buzz. Gautier is currently third on ...

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Lady Govs end losing streak with 5-4 win

By MARLON SCOTT | Senior Staff Writer After jumping out to a 3-1 lead, the Lady Govs were able to hold off the Eastern Michigan Eagles to end a three-game losing streak with a 5-4 victory. It was the end of a three-game series with the Eagles that had been ...

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