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Byron departs Austin Peay’s baseball program

APSU Sports Information

APSU BaseballClarksville, TN – Austin Peay State University (APSU) head baseball coach Travis Janssen [1] has announced Greg Byron [2]‘s departure from his position as assistant coach, effective immediately.

 Austin Peay Baseball assistant coach Grey Byron leaves the program. (APSU Sports Information) [3]

Austin Peay Baseball assistant coach Grey Byron leaves the program. (APSU Sports Information)

“We are thankful that over the past three seasons, Greg has built a solid foundation for our pitching staff,” said Janssen. “We wish him nothing but the best on his future endeavors.”

In his time at Austin Peay, Byron helped the Govs pitching staff post significant improvements in strikeouts and walks allowed. The past two seasons, he coached Austin Peay alumni Alex Robles [4] and Michael Costanzo [5] to First-Team All-Ohio Valley Conference honors.

Grayson Crawford [6] will assume responsibilities as pitching coach for the remainder of the season.

APSU Baseball returns to action when it hosts Tennessee Tech Saturday and Sunday, on the Joe and Cathi Maynard Baseball  Field at Raymond C. Hand Park.