VINCENNES, Ind. – Allison Ruddick led the Vincennes University volleyball team and NJCAA Division I in digs with 848 last season. After an impressive career at VU, the 5-foot-8 defensive specialist/libero will play next for Union College in Barbourville, Kentucky. “It’s a very good NAIA program,” VU Volleyball Coach Gary Sien said. Photo: Allison Ruddick Ruddick averaged...
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VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University Volleyball Coach Gary Sien has added transfer Jaddy Duarte to the 2019 roster. The 6-foot-1 middle blocker played last season at Monroe College in New York. She is from Brasilia, Brazil. Duarte brings experience from a competitive college program. Monroe College reached the the NJCAA Division I Women’s Volleyball National Championships for a...
VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University Interim Track and Field Coach Chris Gafner has announced the addition of several student-athletes to the men’s roster. Those added to the signing class include Anthony Campbell, Brandon Ferguson, Matthew Frazier, Ryan Golliher, Chase Knoblett and Bacarri McGraw. Campbell was a top jumper at Fishers (Indiana) High School. He had personal-bests...
VINCENNES, Ind. – Rising thrower Janine Anderson and distance runner Meagan Moreno have signed with the Vincennes University women’s track and field program. Moreno will also compete for the cross country team. Anderson was the top discus thrower at Vincennes Rivet High School. She won the Blue Chip Conference discus title with a throw of 110 feet. She also competed in the shot put...
VINCENNES, Ind. – The Vincennes University baseball team tryouts scheduled for June 18 at Jerry Blemker Field have been postponed and moved to June 24. The date has been changed due to forecasted rain. Registration is 10:15-10:45 a.m. at Jerry Blemker Field, 1562 Old Terre Haute Rd. Tryouts begin at 10:45 a.m. ### Vincennes University Newsroom Vincennes...
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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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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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