Kaskaskia, IL – Riding a 5 game winning streak where they beat all the teams they faced by an average of nearly 37 points, the Lady Trailblazers basketball team came into Kaskaskia on a hot streak, and managed to continue their string of impressive games with an 83-74 win on the road Wednesday night. The lady trailblazers got off to a slow start, only managing to score 9 points in...
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The Vincennes University Baseball Team will host a youth camp for ages 6-13 on Saturday, Dec. 10 , at VU’s Beless Gymnasium. The gym is located on campus at Indianapolis Avenue and Chestnut Street. The all-day camp is a great opportunity for children to be under the tutelage of the Trailblazer Baseball...
Gulf Shores, AL – In beautiful Gulf Shores, Alabama over the weekend, the men and women of Vincennes University Cross Country took on a new race distance, the Half-Marathon. On the women’s side, Sophomore Anais Da Silva finished 7 th in a time of 1 hour, 26 minutes, and 58 seconds, good enough to earn All-American honors, her second time doing so this fall. Freshman Sydney...
The #21 ranked Vincennes University Women’s Basketball team moved to 6-and-1 on the year with a pair of wins in the Sodexo Classic this weekend fueled by a pair of career high performances from Sophomore Laurhen Pickett, and Freshman Ladellia Maggett. In the first game of the Sodexo Classic, the Lady trailblazers faced off against Olive-Harvey. In the first quarter, VU jumped out to...
In their 6 th and final game of their impressive home stand, Vincennes University topped Lake Land Community College by shooting nearly lights out from behind the arc on their way to a 107-62 victory at the Vincennes University P.E. Complex. The VU men’s basketball team got off to a hot start as Sophomore Nate Hansen knocked down an easy triple on their first trip down the floor...
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The Kay Yow Cancer Fund, in partnership with the Women's Basketball Coaches Association (WBCA) and The V Foundation, is a 501 (c)(3) charitable organization committed to being a part of finding an answer in the fight against women's cancers through raising money for scientific research, assisting the underserved and unifying people for a common cause. Kay Yow was a college head coach for 38 years and past president and founding member of the Women's Basketball Coaches Association. Her name is synonymous with North Carolina State. She is a member of the Naismith National Basketball Hall of Fame and achieved more than 700 career victories. Yow was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1987. She passed away in 2009 after an on-again, off-again battle with the disease.
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At VU, we believe sports play an important role in the overall purpose of an educational institution. We support a well-rounded intercollegiate sports program for both men and women and have a strong presence in the NJCAA where we can claim several national championships. But we are equally proud of our individual All-American and All-American Academic athletes who have used their talent to continue their education at four-year colleges.
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Trailblazer Scholarship Fund - The VU Foundation awarded a record $1.4 million scholarship dollars of VU Foundation and University funds for the 2015-2016 school year to incoming and returning VU students.
These included awards to students from 10 states across the country and 4 international awards.
Currently the VU Foundation manages over 540 scholarship and department funds, with 259 new funds created in just the last 10 years.
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