The Vincennes University Women's Basketball Team bumped its record to 26-3 on the season as sophomore Nicole Dodd scored 20 points, freshman Jeanier Olukemi finished with 19 and sophomore Tasia Brewer had 16 points and nine rebounds when the Trailblazers topped Southeastern Illinois 80-63 Sunday at the VU P.E. Complex. VU's 6-for-10 shooting from beyond the arc helped the Trailblazers...
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CHARLESTON, Ill. – Vincennes University sophomore Robert Murphy won two events and turned in another VU school record-breaking performance during the Eastern Illinois University Friday Night Special in Charleston, IL. It was the final meet of the indoor regular season for VU. Murphy and fellow sophomore TaPring Goatee won both the men’s and women’s 1000 Meter Runs and Murphy...
**NOTICE** Vincennes University Athletic Director Harry Meeks has been notified by tonight's basketball opponent Southeastern Illinois College that, because of unsafe travel conditions, the Falcons WILL NOT MAKE THE TRIP TODAY from Harrisburg, IL, to play the VU men's and women's basketball teams as scheduled tonight. The games have been rescheduled for 3 and 5 p.m....
Vincennes University Tennis Coach Tyler Johnston has announced that the Trailblazers match scheduled for Saturday at Wright State has been postponed. No new date has been set at this time.
Vincennes University Athletic Director Harry Meeks has announced that, in the event Saturday's games vs. Southeastern Illinois College are moved to Sunday because of weather, VU's scheduled Play4Kay activities will shift to the Trailblazers' Feb. 28 game date vs. Kaskaskia. Meeks will be notified by Saturday morning or early afternoon if Saturday's opponent, Southeastern Illinois College,...
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.