The Vincennes University Cheer and Dance Teams will hold tryouts for the 2016-17 school year on Aug. 28 at the VU P.E. Complex. The VU Dance Team tryouts will be at 10 a.m. in the P.E. Complex's dance studio on the building's lower level and participants must bring two letters of recommendation, a VU class schedule and a head-and-shoulders photo. Required attire includes jazz...
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Versatile Vincennes University sophomore Kenneth “KJ” Lloyd has signed a national letter of intent to continue his collegiate track & field career at Eastern New Mexico University in Portales, NM. Lloyd put his signature on the paperwork with VU Coach Chris Gafner and several of Lloyd’s Trailblazer teammates and friends looking on. He said he was won over by ENMU because of the...
Here is the link to view the replay of WV UT-TV's broadcast of the 2016 North/South Indiana All-Star Classic GIRLS game, which was conducted April 24 at Vincennes University's P.E.Complex: http://video.wvut.org/show/wvut-special-events/ The North/South Indiana All-Star Classic's BOYS game link will be posted soon.
Vincennes University sophomore Hunter Schuman will continue his collegiate track & field career at Indiana State in Terre Haute, IN, next year. The product of John Glenn High School in Walkerton, IN, signed his national letter of intent with the Sycamores as his parents Tammy Schuman and Ric Moore looked on. VU Coach Chris Gafner and Trailblazers Assistant Coach Tim Marsee were...
MT. CARMEL, Ill. - The Vincennes University Baseball Team's offense got off to a slow start Monday afternoon at Wabash Valley and fell behind 8-1 before battling back to turn the game into a slugfest. The host Warriors, however, had plenty left after VU's comeback and and answered VU's big mid-game innings with nine runs of their own to pull away from the Trailblazers and register an 18-10...
The Vincennes University Athletic Department hosts Play4Kay and raises donations for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund annually. VU Women’s Basketball Coach and Athletic Director Harry Meeks has a special connection to the late Yow, who was the longtime coach at North Carolina State. He had the pleasure of meeting her while he was an assistant coach at Western Carolina University. This left a lasting impression on him and made this cause important to him and the Trailblazers.
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 $970,242.80 scholarship dollars of the VU Foundation and University funds for the 2017-18 school year to incoming and returning VU students. These included awards to students from 8 states across the country and 3 international awards.
The VU Foundation currently manages over 525 scholarship and department funds, with 247 news funds created in just the last 9 years.
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