Vincennes University Tennis Coach Tyler Johnston has submitted his resignation so he can begin working at a premier tennis coaching and teaching facility in his hometown of Columbus, OH. In his single season at the helm of the Trailblazer program, Johnston recruited six of the seven players on the 2014-15 VU team and the Trailblazers assembled an 8-6 record on the way to finishing seventh...
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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – Ariana Kuhn’s decision on where to continue her collegiate throwing career came after all the same ups and downs as most student-athletes’ recruiting processes. But it also followed her approach she uses in every other aspect of her life. She relied on her faith. The recently graduated VU product from Marshall, IL, will take her skills and work ethic in the shot...
CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Hanna Wise – a recently graduated Vincennes University runner – has chosen Austin Peay as her next stop in her collegiate track & field career. Along with offering a chance to continue in her academic major and shadow professionals in the medical field, the Clarksville, TN-based, Ohio Valley Conference-member institution is like a trip home for Wise. “I was...
Vincennes University center fielder Matt Volz was named to the NJCAA Region 12 Gold Glove Team for 2015 after he put together a perfect fielding percentage in 45 games to help lead the Trailblazers to the championship game of the Region 12 Sub-District Tournament. Volz was one of only nine players chosen from throughout the region for the honor. He was one of only two full-time...
Vincennes University third baseman Lance Myers was named to the NJCAA All-Region 12 First Team for 2015 after he helped lead the Trailblazers (27-24) to the championship game of the Region 12 Sub-District Tournament. Only 12 infielders were chosen from throughout the region for the honor. “Lance did a great job for us and he put up great numbers for his two years in our program,” VU...
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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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.