One of the most foolproof indicators of a well-rounded and balanced roster is a team statistical profile that includes no player with a widespread advantage over teammates in any area, but several individuals clustered closely together on the stat sheet. The NJCAA Div. I Men’s Basketball No. 1 Vincennes Trailblazers are the epitome of such a group. As VU heads into Saturday’s game...
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INA, Ill. - The Vincennes University Women's Basketball Team overcame early shooting woes and being plagued by 22 turnovers to defeat host Rend Lake 71-52 Wednesday night as sophomore Tasia Brewer scored 17 points and sophomore Nicole Dodd scored 14 of her 16 in the second half to lead the way in the victory. Freshman Chelsea Bentley added 13 points for the Trailblazers (25-3). ...
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – The Vincennes University Men’s Basketball Team received all 16 first place votes among ballots cast for this week’s NJCAA Div. I Men’s Basketball Poll, which was released earlier today from the NJCAA Headquarters in Colorado Springs, CO. The Trailblazers (27-0) received 350 points, outdistancing No. 2 Hill’s 336 points to retain the top spot yet again this...
The Vincennes University Baseball Team's season home opener series, scheduled for this weekend (Feb. 21 and 22) with Ancilla College at Jerry Blemker Field has been cancelled because of the weather forecast and field conditions. The games will not be made up. VU's next scheduled game will be Tuesday (Feb. 24) at Wabash Valley College in Mount Carmel, IL. That game has a...
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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