Sophomore Nicole Dodd scored 22 points and just missed a double-double with nine rebounds Saturday night to lead the Vincennes University Women’s Basketball Team to an 81-66 win over visiting Kaskaskia in the Trailblazers’ regular-season finale and Sophomore Night ceremonies. VU’s 27 th win of the season was the final appearance at the VU P.E. Complex for Dodd and fellow...
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Help VU say thank you to the eight sophomore players and the sophomore team manager from this season's NJCAA No. 1-ranked VU Men's Basketball Team! Sophomore Night will be Saturday when the Trailblazers take on Kaskaskia at the VU P.E. Complex. The guys will be honored prior to their 7 p.m. game.
Help VU say thank you to the four sophomores from this season's VU Women's Basketball Team! Sophomore Night will be Saturday when the Trailblazers take on Kaskaskia at the VU P.E. Complex. The ladies will be honored prior to their 5 p.m. game.
SCHEDULE OF TOURNAMENT GAMES INA, Ill. – The committee overseeing the upcoming NJCAA Region 24/district tournaments for men’s and women’s basketball has released the schedules for both events early next month at Rend Lake College in Ina, IL. The women’s District P Tournament – which will have the VU women as the No. 2 seed – will begin Tuesday, March 3,...
GODFREY, Ill. – When you’re ranked No. 1 in the nation and on a 30-game win streak that includes all 29 games of the current season, opponents seem to bring their best effort against you in every game you play. That’s the situation for the Vincennes University Men’s Basketball Team, but the Trailblazers (29-0, 19-0 in NJCAA District 16) continue to fight off...
The Vincennes University Athletic Department hosts Play4Kay and raises donations for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund annually. VU Women’s Basketball Coach and Athletic Director Harry Meeks has a special connection to the late Yow, who was the longtime coach at North Carolina State. He had the pleasure of meeting her while he was an assistant coach at Western Carolina University. This left a lasting impression on him and made this cause important to him and the Trailblazers.
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 $970,242.80 scholarship dollars of the VU Foundation and University funds for the 2017-18 school year to incoming and returning VU students. These included awards to students from 8 states across the country and 3 international awards.
The VU Foundation currently manages over 525 scholarship and department funds, with 247 news funds created in just the last 9 years.
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