The Vincennes University Volleyball Team registered a straight-sets victory over Lincoln Trail Monday night at the VU P.E. Complex to improve to 18-3 on its fifth consecutive win. The Trailblazers claimed the match by scores of 25-18, 25-10, 25-16, as sophomore Kassidie Hayes had a team high 11 kills with no errors and freshman Gabrielle Medrado turned in 15 assists. Freshman Erica...
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MILWAUKEE, Wis. – The Vincennes University Bowling Team finished ninth in its 2016-17 season-opening event over the weekend. The Trailblazers competed Saturday and Sunday in the 42-team Hammer Midwest Collegiate in Milwaukee, WI, which was won by Webber International University. “Overall, I was pleased with our performance the first time out this season,” VU Coach Gary Sparks said of...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Vincennes University runner Anais Da Silva finished 21st in the Women's 5K race and Trailblazer Jose Abel Cano was 53rd in the men's 8K meet earlier today as the VU Men's and Women's Cross Country Teams both registered 25th place team finishes at the 15th Annual Greater Louisville Classic at E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park. Both VU teams were moved up a...
MATTOON, Ill. - The Vincennes University Volleyball Team came up clutch Friday night for a hard-fought five-set victory at Lake Land in Mattoon, IL, after the host Lakers had won the second and third sets by 24-26 scores. The Trailblazers battled back to grab the fourth set, 25-20, and then ground out the fifth set with a 15-7 victory to seal the win. VU is now...
The Vincennes University Volleyball Team topped visiting Kaskaskia, 3-1, Thursday at the VU P.E. Complex to improve to 16-3 on the season. The Trailblazers defeated the Blue Angels by scores of 25-16, 26-24, 18-25, 25-18. Statistical highlights for VU included sophomore Jordan Sprinkle's 13 kills, as well as 12 each for sophomore Kassidie Hayes and freshman Gabrielle Medrado and 10...
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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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