GARDEN CITY , Kan -- The Vincennes University Cross Country teams are set to compete in the NJCAA National Championships on Saturday. The meet will take place at Buffalo Dunes Golf Course in Garden City, KS. Sophomore Liz Bredeweg is the lone runner on the women’s team, while the men will have a complete team. Bredeweg was part of the women’s team who placed ninth at...
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VINCENNES, Ind. – The Vincennes University Women’s Basketball team missed its first six shots from the field Tuesday night, but quickly recovered. After the sluggish start, the Trailblazers rolled to their third straight lopsided win to start the season with a 104-37 rout of visiting Lindsay Wilson JV inside the PE Complex. With the win, VU improved to 3-0 on the season and has...
VINCENNES, Ind. – The injury bug bit the Vincennes University Men’s Basketball team again Tuesday night, but again the Trailblazers had an answer. Craig Porter went down midway through the first half against visiting Volunteer State with an injury to his eye. Cardell McGee stepped in and gave a spark to help VU to a dominating 98-38 win inside the PE Complex. ...
MARIETTA, Ga. -- The Vincennes University Bowling team came away with a top 10 finish over the weekend at the Brunswick Southern Classic. The event marked the second Tier 1 tournament of the season for VU and the Trailblazers finished 10th in the field of 30. According to VU coach Jesse Gibson, the Trailblazers started off slow on Saturday before making a charge up the team standings...
WEST PLAINS, Mo. -- The Vincennes University volleyball team had its season come to an end in the semifinals of the NJCAA Division I District J Tournament over the weekend. The Trailblazers dropped a 25-14, 25-16, 25-8 decision to Missouri State-West Plains, ending their season with a 27-13 mark. VU battled injuries and sickness over the last few weeks and again was struck with...
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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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