PHOTO: CHRIS MINKS Vincennes University sophomore designated hitter Chris Minks homered twice, including a grand slam blast, as part of a 4-for-5 performance and sophomore hurler Mitchell Lawson turned in five solid innings in relief on the mound Sunday when the Baseball Team took the second game of a doubleheader vs. visiting St. Joseph at Jerry Blemker Field. The 13-6 win...
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TERRE HAUTE – The Vincennes University Golf Team continued its cold-weather winning ways when the Trailblazers claimed the Rose-Hulman Invitational Sunday at the Hulman Links Golf Course in Terre Haute, IN. VU turned in a two-round total score of 605, topping second place Mount St. Joseph's 611, third place Rose-Hulman's 636, fourth place Thomas More's 637 and fifth place Hanover's...
The Vincennes University Golf Team claimed the Brescia University Invitational Thursday and Friday at Christmas Lake Golf Course in Santa Claus, IN, then moved directly into the Rose-Hulman Invitational at Hulman Links in Terre Haute, IN, and ended Saturday's first round of play tied for the lead in that event. The Trailblazers maintained their first day lead in the Brescia event and...
The Vincennes University Baseball Team split a doubleheader with Spoon River Saturday at Jerry Blemker Field when the Trailblazers won the first game, 5-3, and dropped Game 2 by an 8-7 score. In Game 1, freshman Bryant Jackson (3-1) threw six innings of seven-hit baseball and sophomore Alex Rojas launched a two-run home run to lead the Trailblazers (8-14). VU scored all five of its runs...
Vincennes University will host a reception April 1 to honor the VU Men’s Basketball Team’s undefeated regular season and third consecutive trip to the NJCAA Div. I Men’s Basketball National Championship Tournament in Hutchinson, KS. The Trailblazers posted VU’s second undefeated regular season with a 30-0 slate. VU didn’t lose a game until the championship game of the NJCAA District 16...
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.