Clarksville, Tenn. - Freshman sprinter Breigh Jones, of the Austin Peay State University women's track and field team, has been named the Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week.
Jones finished third in the 400m dash at the 35th annual Niswonger Invitational, Saturday, in Johnson City. She qualified second in the event with a personal-best 58.15 mark, before finishing third in the final at 58.17.
The Memphis native also ran a leg of the 4x400m relay, along with classmate Kymmalett Ross, junior Taelor Slaughter and senior Chantelle Grey. They finished second in the 21-team field with a season-best 3:53.61 run.
The Copies in a Flash APSU Athlete of the Week is selected by the APSU Sports Information staff each Tuesday during the academic year. Copies in a Flash, of Clarksville, sponsors the award.
Other notable performances by Austin Peay athletes included:
- Junior Will Triggs, of the men's basketball team, averaged 12 points and 4.5 rebounds in two games for the Govs last week. He shot 66.7 percent (10-of-15) from the field.
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