INA, Ill. - Sophomore Brooke Dossett scored 16 of her 27 points in the second half Thursday to lead the No. 2 seed Vincennes University Women's Basketball Team to a 66-57 win over third-seeded John A. Logan, earning the Trailblazers a spot in the tournament's championship game Friday vs. top-seeded Shawnee. VU had to overcome first half foul trouble and early...
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Freshman guard Chris Darrington scored 25 points, dished out nine assists and pulled down six rebounds, while sophomore Makur Puou recorded a double-double of 10 points and 10 rebounds to lead the second-seeded Vincennes University Men's Basketball Team to a 76-59 win over seventh-seeded Wabash Valley Wednesday night in a quarterfinal game of the NJCAA District 16 Men's Basketball Tournament...
The Vincennes University Women's Basketball Team continued to play its best basketball of the season Tuesday night when the second seeded Trailblazers topped No. 7 seed Wabash Valley, 84-66, in the opening/quarterfinal round of the NJCAA District P Tournament. Sophomore Chelsea Bentley led VU with 17 points and added five assists, four rebounds and three steals. Freshman Laurhen...
The Vincennes University Men’s Basketball Team and the Trailblazer Women’s Basketball Team – both No. 2 seeds in their district tournaments – will both begin their post-season efforts against Wabash Valley. The 25-5 VU women host the No. 7 seed WVC women (14-15) TONGHT in a 7 p.m. (“Vincennes time”) District P Tournament first round match-up at the VU P.E. Complex ...
The Vincennes University Blazer Baseball Team got quality pitching while its batting order put together big innings in all three games of a series sweep of Ancilla on Saturday and Sunday. The Trailblazers won both games of a doubleheader Saturday by scores of 10-1 and 8-3. VU then wrapped up the series Sunday with a 12-7 victory fueled by two home runs - one a grand slam - to improve...
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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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