LEVELLAND, Texas – Vincennes University sophomore Kelly O’Shea turned in a sixth place finish to earn NJCAA All-American honors and freshmen Janeth Magana and Wendy Catalan were 18th and 21st, respectively, to land U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-American designations at Saturday’s NJCAA Half Marathon Championships in Levelland, TX. ...
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The Vincennes University Men's Basketball Team improved to 6-3 on the season Saturday night with a 93-78 win over visiting Wabash Valley College at the VU P.E. Complex. The Trailblazers led by as many as 20 points late in the first half and doused the Warriors' efforts at a series of comeback attempts in the second half while winning the free throw shooting derby for the 15-point victory. ...
The Vincennes University Women's Basketball Team shot over 50 percent, held an edge on the boards and got 40 points from a trio off the bench to top visiting Wabash Valley College, 74-62, Saturday at the VU P.E. Complex. Sophomore Kyra Tucker scored a game-high 19 points and freshmen Marley Miller and Joshlynn King tallied 11 and 10, respectively, to lead the Trailblazers. The win improved...
Vincennes University sophomore Jordan Young has signed a National Letter of Intent to continue his pitching career at Ashland University in Ashland, OH. He is one of two members of the VU program to be announced signing a NLI in the past week. The 6-2, 215-pound right-hander out of McCutcheon High School in Lafayette was 7-2 in 13 starts for the Trailblazers as a freshman during the...
Freshman Sheyanne Street shot the Vincennes University Women's Basketball Team back into the game and shot herself into onlookers' hearts Sunday afternoon she came off the bench in the second half of the Trailblazers' game against Malcolm X in the finale' of the Sodexo Classic at the VU P.E. Complex. The Trailblazers (7-1) came from behind to win 61-55 after trailing by as many as 12...
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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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