APSU Sports Information
Brentwood, TN – Twenty-one Austin Peay State University student-athletes were among the record 245 Ohio Valley Conference athletes to earn OVC Medal of Honor accolades for the 2015-16 academic year.
For the fourth year in a row, every Academic Medal of Honor recipient posted a 4.0 grade-point average. The record shattered the previous high of 212, set during the 2012-13 academic year. Over the past five years, 1,025 student-athletes have earned an OVC Academic Medal of Honor.
The OVC Academic Medal of Honor recognizes those student-athletes that achieve the highest grade-point in their respective OVC-sponsored sport for the entire academic year, were eligible and used a season of competition while participating in their chosen NCAA-sponsored sport.
Austin Peay State University had 21 Student Athletes earn the OVC Medal of Honor. (Taylor Slifko, APSU)
Austin Peay OVC Medal of Honor Recipients
Josh Wilson, Baseball
Lauren Maki, Women’s Basketball
Shelby Olszewski, Women’s Basketball and Soccer
Madison Rich, Women’s Basketball
Martin Rejman, Men’s Cross Country
Unjala Lester, Women’s Cross Country and Track and Field
Tyler Miles, Football
Evan Toby, Football
Jessica Cathey, Women’s Golf
Ashton Goodley, Women’s Golf
Kate Carney, Soccer
Aleh Drobysh, Men’s Tennis
Brittney Covington, Women’s Tennis
Claudia Yanes Garcia, Women’s Tennis
Lidia Yanes Garcia, Women’s Tennis
Nia Gibbs-Francis, Track and Field
Kymmalett Ross, Track and Field
Sonja White, Track and Field
April Adams, Volleyball
Aubrey Marsellis, Volleyball
Kristen Stucker, Volleyball
About APSU Sports Information
Austin Peay State University Sports Information provides the latest news and updates on the Athletic endeavors of the student-athletes at APSU. Under the direction of Brad Kirtley, the APSU SID’s office consists of Cody Bush, and Colby Wilson. To contact the APSU Sports Information office, contact, 931.221.7561.
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