VINCENNES, Ind . – The Vincennes University volleyball team has two competition dates set for the spring schedule. The Trailblazers open the spring season on Saturday against Rose-Hulman at 10 a.m. at the P.E. Complex. In the afternoon, they play Indiana University East at 2 p.m. Former VU players Cali Topolski and Genesis Semfle Milisde are on the Red Wolves roster. The...
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VINCENNES, Ind. – The Vincennes University baseball team dropped a game on Tuesday to Olney Central College, falling 7-0 at Jerry Blemker Field. It was a scoreless game through the first five innings. VU pitchers Isaiah Davis, Noah Woodward and Blade Pittman didn’t allow a run. Davis gave up two hits in the first two innings. Woodward and Pittman didn’t allow a hit. Woodward had one...
MARION, Ind. – The Vincennes University men’s and women’s track and field teams opened the outdoor season at the 28th annual Indiana Wesleyan University Polar Bear Invitational on Saturday. The Trailblazers produced eight top-four finishes in the men’s competition. Sophomore Tony Cappola took the top spot in the pole vault. He cleared 4.35m (14’-3.25”). Freshman Maxwell Kiplagat...
Vincennes University Men’s Basketball Coach Todd Franklin will be on air with Dan Dakich of The Dan Dakich Show on WFNI ESPN 107.5 / 1070 The Fan | Indy’s SportsCenter today, March 26, at 2 p.m. ET. Listen to Franklin’s interview on FM 107.5 & 1070 The Fan stream Franklin coached the Trailblazers to their first NJCAA Division I national title since 1972 and was...
VINCENNES, Ind. –The Vincennes University baseball team has moved up the date and changed the location of its game against Olney Central. The Trailblazers will play the Blue Knights on March 26 instead of March 27. It was originally a road game for VU, however the contest will now take place at Jerry Blemker Field. First pitch is 6 p.m. EDT. The changes were necessary since rain last...
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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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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.