FORT DODGE, Iowa - Vincennes University sophomore Kelly O'Shea finished 19th in 19:10.19 at Saturday's NJCAA Div. I Cross Country Championships in Fort Dodge, IA, to highlight the Trailblazer men's and women's teams' efforts. The VU women finished 17th out of 42 teams and the Trailblazer men were 21st out of 39 teams. Lansing won the women's race while Iowa Central was tops on the...
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Sophomore Justin King's double-double of 26 points and 11 rebounds combined with freshman Jeremiah Bell's 24 points and freshman Nate Hansen's 18 to power the Vincennes University Trailblazers past Kankakee, 103-83, Saturday night in the last game of the VU Men's Basketball Sodexo Classic at the VU P.E. Complex. Bell scored 18 of his points and King tallied 14 of his in the second...
Sophomore Brooke Dossett knocked down four 3-pointers on the way to a game-high 15 points, grabbed six rebounds, dished out four assists and registered five steals in leading the Vincennes University Women's Basketball Team to a 59-50 win over Owens Saturday night in the Trailblazers' first game fo the Sodexo Classic at the VU P.E. Complex. VU (6-1) also got 13 points from sophomore...
Freshmen Jeremiah Bell and Nate Hansen both scored 16 points to lead a balanced scoring attack as the Vincennes University Men's Basketball Team topped Ancilla, 95-71, Friday night in the second game of VU's Sodexo Classic. In addition to the combined 32 points from Bell and Hansen, VU got freshman Theo Holloway's 15 points and sophomore Stuart Jackson finished with 14. Sophomores...
Vincennes University sophomore infielder Justin Kirkpatrick has signed a national letter of intent to continue his collegiate baseball career at Ball State, beginning with the 2016-17 school year. Kirkpatrick was a part-time starter at shortstop as a freshman last spring. In 21 games and 57 official at-bats, he hit .246 with six runs batted in, plus double and triple. He also stole a...
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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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