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APSU Govs sports performance unit and football team to hold Lift-A-Thon

APSU Sports Information

Austin Peay State University Sports - APSU - Governors - Lady GovsClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University’s sports performance unit and football team will hold a lift-a-thon May 2nd to benefit the sports performance and nutrition programs and provide summer school assistance for student-athletes.

The lift-a-thon will be held at 6:00pm, May 2nd, 2018 in the Fortera Stadium weight room. Fans, friends and family interested in supporting the event by sponsoring a football student-athlete are encouraged to visit the online donation form at LetsGoPeay.com/liftathon [1].

Austin Peay to hold Lift-a-Thon on May 2nd. (APSU Sports Information) [2]

Austin Peay to hold Lift-a-Thon on May 2nd. (APSU Sports Information)

There they may pledge an amount per pound lifted by their sponsored athlete, who will bench press and squat during the event.

For example, a sponsor could pledge 10 cents per pound and if their sponsored student-athlete lifted 400 pounds in the bench press and 500 pounds in the squad, their total donation would be $90.00.

The proceeds from this fundraiser will have a tremendous impact on the student-athlete experience by helping cover the costs associated with the sports performance, summer school and nutrition programs.