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Govs Softball impress in Mercer Classic

The Govs softball team faced a busy weekend as they traveled to Macon, Georgia, to compete in the Mercer Bears Classic, competing in five games from Friday, March 16, through Sunday, March 18. The team faced off against Bucknell and Mercer Friday, Bucknell and Rutgers on Saturday and competed against ...

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Previewing softball’s 2018 season

The 2018 season will serve as a dawn of a new day for APSU softball. The team that went 35-106 in their last three seasons issues in new head coach in Rodney DeLong and return five of the six top batters from last season. The Govs will open their season ...

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DeLong announced as new softball coach

Rodney DeLong was announced as the head softball coach for the Govs by Athletic Director Ryan Ivey on Wednesday, June 21. DeLong held three consecutive 30+ win seasons as head coach at Cameron University in Lawton, Oklahoma before serving one season as an assistant coach at Georgia Tech. DeLong served ...

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APSU falls to OVC leader Jacksonville State

The Govs’ softball team traveled to Jacksonville, Alabama on Friday, April 14, where the Lady Govs suffered two losses to the Ohio Valley Conference leaders Jacksonville State. Game 1 saw a score of 7-0, and Game 2 ended at 4-3. The Govs fell quickly in Game 1. The Gamecocks drew three walks and ...

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Govs Struggle Offensively against SEMO and UT Martin

Over the weekend, the Govs softball team (14-24 overall, 2-8 Ohio Valley Coneference)  traveled to Southeast Missouri and UT Martin. Despite dropping all four games, the Govs set a school record in single season home runs with 37 after a home run by Danielle Liermann. Unfortunately, the Govs could not ...

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Govs softball totals 15 runs to overtake Samford

The Govs softball team played two games against the Samford Bulldogs on Wednesday, March 22, sweeping them 5-2 and 10-7 to put their record at 10-14 for the season. In Game 1, the Govs set the tone early with their strong offense. Their first two runs came from a home run ...

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