CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. - Austin Peay State University's football team has elected three seniors and one redshirt junior as captains for the 2011 season.
The quartet chosen by their teammates are: safety Amius Smith, running back Ryan White and wide receiver Scott Thomas, all seniors, and junior center Tim Schmid. White and Schmid were named preseason All-Ohio Valley Conference while Smith earned preseason recognition from Phil Steele's Preseason Magazine.
It is the first time for each to be chosen as team captains.
The Governors are amidst their final preseason practice before preparing for Cincinnati, Sept. 3, in the season opener at Nippert Stadium.