DANVILLE, Ill. – Vincennes University sophomore Lance Myers and freshman Lane Dransfield had two hits each and sophomores Jake Carey and Kaleb Waller both drove in runs Wednesday for the VU Baseball Team but the Trailblazers let an early 4-1 lead evaporate and dropped a 7-4 decision at Danville Area Community College. The Trailblazers got out to a 2-0 advantage with a pair of runs...
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Vincennes University sophomores A.J. Patty and Everett Clemons not only get to continue their college basketball careers at the next level, but both feel that they have found destinations where they will be valued right from the start. Patty found that sense of belonging at Murray State in Murray, KY, and Clemons got such a warm welcome from Indiana State Coach Greg...
Vincennes University sophomore guard Nicole Dodd will continue her college basketball career at Oakland University in Rochester, MI. Dodd, who earned NJCAA Div. I Second-Team All-American honors in 2014-15 when VU went 29-4 and reached the championship game of the NJCAA District P Tournament, signed her national letter of intent Wednesday afternoon to...
MT. CARMEL, Ill. - Timing was huge in the Vincennes University Baseball Team's 2-1 victory Monday at Wabash Valley College in the Mt. Carmel, IL. First of all, the game got in before rain drops began to fall in Mt. Carmel. Second of all, VU starter Jordan Young exited from the game with the score tied 1-1 after he had battled for seven innings. Trailblazer utilityman Jared Lauer took over...
CARLYLE, Ill. - The Vincennes University Golf Team won its third straight tournament Saturday and Sunday when the Trailblazers wrapped up the title at the Kaskaskia Invitational at Governors Run Golf Course in Carlyle, IL. The Trailblazers carded a two-round score of 609 to top second place Mineral Area's 627 and third place Lewis & Clark's 633 score. Host Kaskaskia and Lincoln...
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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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