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Monday Blog: ‘A special night for a lot of people’

One win may not seem like a big deal, but for Austin Peay Football, a victory goes a long way. “It was a special night for a lot of people,” head coach Kirby Cannon said, reflecting on his first victory. One of those individuals is Cannon himself, who went through ...

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APSU Football knocks off Racers to end losing streak

Rejoice, Austin Peay. The nation’s longest losing streak is over. Coming into Saturday, it had been 700 days since Governors Football experienced the thrill of victory. Eighteen games resulted in 18 losses, but head coach Kirby Cannon maintained a high confidence level. The community, University, and most importantly, the players, ...

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Lady Govs soccer falls to Jacksonville State

>>Andy Franklin, Staff Writer   The Lady Govs looked to open their senior weekend with a victory over Ohio Valley Conference foe Jacksonville State at Morgan Brothers Field, but could not hold on through the second half as the Lady Govs fell to #3 JSU 5-0. The Lady Govs accumulated eight shots ...

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Pregame Notes: Murray State vs. Austin Peay

A rivalry which dates back to the 1950s will begin a new chapter on Saturday. Austin Peay and Murray State have squared off 47 times in that span, but number 48 will be under the lights at new Governors Stadium as a fresh era between the two sides is born. ...

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Royals edge Orioles 2-1 to take 3-0 lead in ALCS

>>Associated Press   KANSAS CITY, Mo.— Mike Moustakas had his eye on the ball from the moment it left Adam Jones’s bat, tracking it against the bright lights of Kauffman Stadium. When it settled into his glove and he tumbled into a dugout suite, a dozen fans were waiting to ...

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Lady Govs drop two in a row

>>Kory Gibbs, Staff Writer   The Lady Govs began their four game road trip this past weekend with two games in two days versus Southern Illinois University -Edwardsville on Friday and Eastern Illinois University on Saturday. The Lady Govs came in this weekend on a four game win streak and on ...

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