Topic: Bob Brooks
APSU Sports Information
Clarksville, TN – Cheryl Holt, who has served as Austin Peay State University’s assistant athletics director since 2003 after a long and successful APSU volleyball coaching career, has been elevated to Associate Athletics Director.
That was announced Friday by Athletics Director Ryan Ivey.
“Coach Holt has been a staple for Governors athletics for many years and has worked tirelessly to ensure that our student-athletes have the best experience possible,” Ivey said. “She has been involved in every facet of this department and I am excited that she is being recognized for her efforts.”
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, Austin Peay State University
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Clarksville TN – Gary McClure was a graduate assistant in 1987 when Austin Peay State University Baseball was without a coach. Billy Merkel had stepped down, and athletic director Bob Brooks needed to replace him. His options were to put out a nation-wide search, possibly interrupting fall practice and workouts, or he could name McClure as interim coach.
It wasn’t an easy decision, but as Gary McClure is approaching becoming the Ohio Valley Conference all-time wins leader, turns out it was the right decision. «Read the rest of this article»