Home / Tag Archives: athletes

Tag Archives: athletes

Looking at spring stars in APSU Athletics

Kacy Acree  Sr., Outfield In her senior season, Acree leads the Govs in at-bats, hits,  runs scored while also smashing five home runs and bringing in 21 RBIs. Dani Liermann Sr., Third Base Liermann has started 35 games in 2019 while leading the team with 13 home runs (a conference ...

Read More »

Trio of APSU Cheerleading student-athletes win gold for Team USA at World Cheerleading Championships

CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. — Austin Peay State University student-athletes are no stranger to competition. Each year, the Governors compete to be the best on their team, the best in their conference and some even push to rank among the best in the nation. Very few have ever been able to say ...

Read More »

Ex-football player charged in rape, victim testify in trial

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A female student who was raped while unconscious in a college dorm room and one of the former Vanderbilt University football players charged with assaulting her both broke down in tears as they testified Wednesday in the athlete’s trial. Visibly shaken during her 16 minutes on ...

Read More »

Break barriers, do not build them

Last month, Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston spoke to a Tampa Bay elementary school. The schools’ hopes were for him to talk about students realizing their full potential. Instead of sending a message to everyone, his message was more addressed to the boys in the room. “All my young ...

Read More »

Is it really just a game?

“It is just a game” is something most athletes can remember someone saying at some point in their sports career when tempers have flared. In the modern world we live in, professional athletes can find themselves under attack with a simple tweet or status update when tempers flare or mistakes ...

Read More »