CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Colton Cowan, a graduate assistant for the SWOSU Men’s and Women’s Golf teams during the past two seasons, was announced as the Assistant Women’s Golf Coach at Austin Peay State University on Tuesday.
“I am so excited for Colton and this next step in his coaching career,” SWOSU Head Golf Coach Brad Fleetwood said. “He has been such a huge part of the success that we have experienced and he will continue to be an incredible asset to Austin Peay. He is a great young coach with a lot to offer any program.”
While at SWOSU, Cowan assisted both golf programs for two years. With Cowan on staff, the Bulldogs placed seventh at the 2019 Central/Midwest Super Regional while the Lady Bulldogs won the Central Region Championship, placed fourth in stroke play at the National Championships and advanced to the semifinals during Match Play.
A native of Piedmont, Cowan walked on to the SWOSU golf program as a sophomore in 2014 and competed for three seasons as a Bulldog.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from SWOSU in 2017 and followed that up with an MBA this past May.
Austin Peay is an NCAA Division I institution, located in Clarksville, Tennessee, and the Governors compete in the Ohio Valley Conference. APSU is led by first-year head coach Jessica Cathey.