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LaGrange, Georgia – The Vincennes University Baseball team won a high-scoring contest over the Golden Knights of West Georgia Tech 8-to-5, in beautiful LaGrange, Georgia this afternoon. The game started off as pitcher’s duel, as both teams were scoreless through two innings until Vincennes would explode for 3 runs in the top of the 3 rd to take a 3-to-0 lead. The Golden Knights...

The #8 nationally ranked Vincennes University Men’s Basketball team won their 21 st game of the season tonight in what was an absolute dunk fest at the VU P.E. Complex, and maintained their place atop the District 16 standings. Shawnee would strike first to start the game with a quick 2-point jumper. The lead would change hands twice in the first couple minutes as Shawnee jumped...

The VU Lady Trailblazers picked up their 18 th win on the season this evening as they toppled the Shawnee Lady Saints 85-54, behind 5 Lady Blazers in double-figures scoring the basketball. Vincennes University sophomore stand-out Laurhen Pickett would score the game’s first points with a rebound and put-back lay-up. Shawnee would even the game at 2 their next trip down the...

Mattoon, IL – The #9 team in the NJCAA, The VU Trailblazers Men’s basketball team picked up a 77-55 win over District 16 Lake Land over the weekend to remain atop the District with an 11-and-1 record in district play behind 4 Blazers scoring in double-figures on the night. VU got off to a slower start in the first-half, only shooting 35% from the field, and only knocking down 2-of-13...

Indianapolis, IN – Sophomore Varvara Klyuchnikova broke the Vincennes University school record in the high jump, took the NJCAA national lead in the event, and capped off what was a weekend of near school records, top 5 national performances, and many national qualifiers for the Trailblazers. Klyuchnikova won the high jump at the Tom Hathaway Distance Carnival with a leap of...


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.

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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.

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