OLNEY, Ill. – The Vincennes University Baseball Team defeated host Olney Central, 12-7, Wednesday behind sophomore Mitchell Lawson’s six innings of one-run work on the mound and freshman Lane Dransfield’s three-run home run. Lawson (4-3) picked up the victory by scattering five hits, striking out six and walking one batter before giving way to sophomore Colton Pittman for the seventh and...
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BLOOMINGTON – Fresh off a stellar performance at the Bellarmine Classic in Louisville, KY, the Vincennes University Track & Field Teams are scheduled to compete at the Billy Hayes Invitational Saturday at the Robert C. Haugh Track & Field Complex at Indiana University. The tentative meet schedule calls for field events to begin at 11 a.m. and track events are set to start at 12...
Vincennes University sophomore Mychal Mulder has made his decision. The highly sought-after 6-4 wing will take his long-range shooting prowess, athletic and explosive leaping ability and creative interior shot-making skills to the University of Kentucky. Mulder signed his national letter of intent Tuesday with VU Coach Todd Franklin, Assistant Coach Brian Davis, Mulder’s father Randy and...
Forward Nigel Holley became the third member of the 2014-15 Vincennes University Men’s Basketball Team to sign a national letter of intent when he inked with East Tennessee State University (ETSU). Trailblazer sophomores A.J. Patty and Everett Clemons recently signed with Murray State and Indiana State, respectively. Holley, a 6-8 product of New Hanover High School in...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Vincennes University Women's Track & Field Team is 10th and the Trailblazer men's team is 14th in this week’s National Junior College Athletic Association rankings. "I'm happy with our current position in the national rankings. We have only competed in a couple of meets due to poor weather,” said VU Coach Chris Gafner, “but we have some great...
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.