WADLEY, Ala. – Sophomore Grant Buckley threw a one-hit, complete game shutout over seven innings in the opener while freshman Lucas Fagg and sophomore Andrew Sparks combined to yield only two runs in the nightcap as the Vincennes University Baseball Team swept a doubleheader Monday at Southern Union State Community College in Wadley, AL. The Trailblazers (9-8)...
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WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. - Events at the 2016 NJCAA Indoor National Championships in Winston-Salem, NC, have concluded and official results are in. The Vincennes University Women's Track & Field Team finished seventh and the Trailblazer men were 12th on their side of the title meet. Iowa Central claimed both the women's and men's team titles. VU turned in 12 top-10...
INA, Ill. - The second-seeded Vincennes University Men's Basketball Team upset No. 1 Seed Southwestern Illinois Friday night to capture the NJCAA District 16 Men's Basketball Tournament championship. The tournament was played at Rend Lake College in Ina, IL. VU's three tournament wins over Wabash Valley, John A. Logan and Southwestern Illinois were intense, pressure-packed contests,...
INA, Ill. - The Vincennes University Women's Basketball Team earned a trip to the NJCAA Div. I Women's Basketball National Championship Tournament when the Trailblazers turned away Shawnee, 70-61, Friday night in the championship game of the NJCAA District P Tournament at Rend Lake College in Ina, IL. VU, the tournament's second seed, earned its 28th victory of the season behind 22...
INA, Ill. - The Vincennes University Men's Basketball Team created the ideal final scenario for a tournament setting when the Trailblazers registered a 78-73 victory over John A. Logan Thursday night to earn a spot in Friday's championship game of the NJCAA District 16 Tournament at Rend Lake College in Ina, IL. VU, the tournament's second seed, will face top seed Southwestern...
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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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