Tucson, Ariz. – The Vincennes University Blazer Baseball Team is ranked eighth in the recently-released NJCAA Baseball Coaches Association’s Preseason Poll. The Trailblazers (43-18 last season in reaching the NJCAA Div. II World Series for the program’s second time) follow the preseason rankings’ No. 1 Mesa (AZ), runner-up Hinds (MS), third-ranked Madison (WI), No. 4 Pasco-Hernando...
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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Vincennes University Men’s Basketball Team entered the 2015 calendar year right where it left the 2014 year – at the top of the NJCAA Div. I Men’s Basketball Poll. The season’s latest rankings were released earlier today and the Trailblazers remain at No. 1, where they have resided all season and in the preseason poll. VU (15-0) garnered 11 first place...
The NJCAA No. 1 Vincennes Trailblazers routed Score Academy by a 115-62 score Saturday night at the VU P.E. Comlex to improve to 15-0 on the season. Sophomore Donte' McGill scored 26 points on 9-for-13 shooting - including a 3-for-6 performance from 3-point land. He also hit 5-of-6 at the free throw line. Sophomore Mychal Mulder also had three treys as part of his 18 points and...
The Vincennes University Women's Basketball Team improved to 13-2 on the season with a convincing 91-52 win over visiting Cincinnati State Saturday afternoon at the VU P.E. Complex. Freshman Jeanier Olukemi scored 18 points and pulled down 11 rebounds to lead VU, while sophomore Anais Kirvan nearly had a double-double of her own by scoring 13 points and grabbing nine boards. The...
PARK HILLS, Mo. – The Vincennes University Women’s Basketball Team let a second half double-digit lead get away and dropped its second game of the season Monday when the Trailblazers were edged 64-63 by Mineral Area. The setback came in VU’s second game of Mineral Area’s Hampton Inn/Buffalo Wild Wings Classic in Park Hills, MO. Sophomore Tasia Brewer paced VU (12-2) with a double-double...
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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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