SOUTH HOLLAND, Ill. - The Vincennes University Baseball Team claimed three out of four games over the weekend, scoring at least eight runs in each contest and posting double-digit runs in two of the games on the way to 42 runs on the weekend. The Trailblazers (22-17) started the weekend action Friday night at North Central College and erupted for a 15-2 win before...
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Vincennes University sophomore Makur Puou signed a national letter of intent Friday to continue his collegiate basketball career at New Orleans. Puou – a native of Rumbek, South Sudan, who helped Mooseheart to an Illinois Class A state championship prior to his arrival at VU – inked the letter with the Trailblazer coaching staff and some of Puou’s teammates and friends looking on. ...
The Vincennes University Baseball Team got in a mid-season workout Wednesday night when the Trailblazers hosted the Indiana State University Club Baseball Team and trounced the visitors, 14-4, in seven innings. Freshman Lucas Fagg hit a grand slam home run to key an eight-run first inning in which 12 batters went to the plate for VU. From there, the Trailblazers added a run in the second,...
Lapel High School bowling standout Connor Hickey recently signed a national letter of intent to attend Vincennes University and compete on the Trailblazer bowling team. The southpaw provides VU Coach Gary Sparks’ squad with another four-year competitor, beginning next season, and the VU program offers Hickey a chance to continue his bowling career while pursuing a degree in homeland...
LOUISVILLE, Ky. - The Vincennes University Track & Field Teams' 2016 schedule continues to be shuffled. This time, the change to the Trailblazers' schedule is because of the host school changing its schedule. The VU track teams WILL BE competing at the Bellarmine Classic, but the meet has been moved up a week to April 23 from the original date of April 30 at Bellarmine...
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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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