VINCENNES, Ind. – Former Vincennes University volleyball player Erica Kik will play this season for Indiana University Northwest in Gary, Indiana. Kik played for the Trailblazers during the 2016 and 2017 seasons, and led the team in blocks both years. She collected 80 blocks (1.01 per set) as a sophomore and added 152 kills. She contributed 82 blocks (.82 per set) and 135 kills...
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Come out to Buffalo Wild Wings in Vincennes to support the Vincennes University men's basketball team on Wednesday, Aug. 28 from 6pm-9pm. Buffalo Wild Wings will donate 10% of your total bill to VU men’s basketball program. Buffalo Wild Wings will hang a jersey honoring the 2019 NJCAA National Champion Men's Basketball Team at 6:30 p.m. with a replay of the championship game to...
vINCENNES, Ind. - Knox County has rarely lacked for high school baseball talent, but oftentimes, those capable of playing at the college level are drawn away by the allure of bigger schools or the desire to simply spend their college years away from the area, forgoing the opportunity to play at Vincennes University. Several have suited up for the Trailblazers in recent years,...
VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University volleyball players Brantli Lannan and Rachel Rupert achieved great success in the classroom and have earned NJCAA All-Academic honors. Lannan (Linton, Ind.) was picked for the second team. Rupert (Granger, Ind.) was selected to the third team. Photo: Brantli Lannan Photo: Rachel Rupert “We are proud of our team this past...
VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University Men’s Basketball Coach Todd Franklin has signed 6-foot-1, 165-pound combo guard Antonio Watson from Fork Union (Va.) Military Academy. He averaged 15 points and 4 assists for Fork Union. Watson is from Columbus, Ohio. He led Team Ohio to an international championship at the 2019 Junior International Tournament Lissone championship in...
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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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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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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.