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VINCENNES, Ind. – Vincennes University hosted their second game in three days as the No. 18-ranked Trailblazers hosted Kaskaskia Wednesday night. VU grabbed their second win of the week by the final score of 79-64. The first half was the back-and-forth battle we’ve come to expect in Region 24, with the lead changing hands five times and Vincennes having their largest lead of nine midway...

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VINCENNES, Ind. – The No. 22-ranked Vincennes Lady Trailblazers had six players reach double-figures in the score column in VU’s 89-77 win over Kaskaskia College Wednesday night. Vincennes got off to a rough start in the first quarter as KCC was able to find open shooters on the perimeter. Trailblazer freshman Noni Russell hit a buzzer-beating three to cut the Blue Angel lead to just seven...

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VINCENNES, Ind. – For the second consecutive game Trailblazer sophomore Christian Wells notched a double-double. Wells was coming off a 13-point 15-rebound game at Lewis and Clark Saturday afternoon and followed that with 22 points and 11 rebounds in VU’s 68-58 win. The Trailblazers got off to another slow start offensively but were aided by a trio of threes from freshman Brandon Muntu. ...

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The Vincennes University Indoor Track and Field teams hit the road this past weekend and put together another strong performance at the Kentucky Collegiate Indoor Invitational in Louisville. The Trailblazer men’s team took home first place as a team over many four-year schools like Kentucky Wesleyan, Morehead State, Southern Indiana and Murray State. VU finished with 78...

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Godfrey, Ill. – In a game that might be confusing to some only listening on the radio, the No. 24-ranked Vincennes University Trailblazers hit the road to face the Lewis & Clark CC Trailblazers. The blue and gold came away with the 84-61 win over Lewis & Clark, getting VU back in the win column after a small two-game skid. Lewis & Clark were the ones off to the fast start at home,...

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VINCENNES, Ind. – The Vincennes University volleyball team picked up three wins over the weekend after defeating three-time defending Region 24 champion John A. Logan Friday night, then turning around and sweeping Frontier College and Ivy Tech-Northeast early Saturday. The Trailblazers got the morning started facing off with Frontier nearly 12 hours after their match with John A. Logan ended. ...

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VINCENNES, Ind. – Trailblazer sophomore setter Savannah Grimes recorded her 1,000th career set assist in Vincennes’ three-set sweep over three-time defending Region 24 Champion John A. Logan Friday night. VU got off to a hot start, scoring the first five points of the match before expanding their lead to 10-3. The Trailblazers took the first set 25-15 over the Volunteers. Vincennes continued...

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BICKNELL, Ind. – The Vincennes University Cross Country and Track and Field teams recently signed North Knox product Brittany Page to their 2021 recruiting class. Page was a four-year Semi-State qualifier and a two-time team captain for the Warriors Cross Country team, as well as earning All-Conference honors and being North Knox’s cross country course record holder. “Vincennes University has...

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CLEVELAND, Tenn. - The Vincennes University baseball (1-1) team opened their 2021 spring schedule with a split doubleheader with Cleveland State CC (7-5) in Cleveland, Tennessee. Game 1 The VU offense for the most part was shut down by Cleveland State starting pitcher Bryce Jenkins, who threw six scoreless innings. Vincennes only had three hits and were led by freshman SS Peyton Lane who...

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VINCENNES, Ind. – The Trailblazer volleyball team played their second game of a back-to-back Saturday afternoon at VU host Division II No. 15-ranked Lincoln Land College. Vincennes held the early control in set one, with a narrow 7-5 lead before Lincoln Land answered with a 4-0 scoring run and never relinquished the lead as the Loggers opened the match with a 25-18 win. The Trailblazers...

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VINCENNES, Ind. – The Vincennes University Trailblazer volleyball team continued their hot streak after picking up another win, this time over Region 24 opponent Kaskaskia 25-20, 25-15, 25-17. VU battled back and forth with the Blue Angels in the first set. Kaskaskia jumped out to an early 10-6 lead before VU would answer with a scoring run of their own to even the score at 12-all. The...

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VINCENNES, Ind. – The No. 24-ranked Vincennes University Lady Trailblazers picked a strong 96-63 win over John A. Logan Thursday night in a game that saw two Lady Blazers record double-doubles. VU started out the game slow, falling behind by seven in midway through the first quarter before getting their offense rolling to take a six-point lead after the first quarter. The Trailblazers then...

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VINCENNES, Ind. – In what is likely the NJCAA Game of the Week, the No. 8 Vincennes University Trailblazers played host to No. 6 John A. Logan. In a defensive battle that saw neither team shoot above 37-percent from the floor, Vincennes fell by the score of 53-41. The game lived up to the hype in the early going, with both teams traded baskets. The lead changed hands a few times in the early...

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Robinson, Ill. – The Vincennes University Lady Trailblazers jumped back into the NJCAA Division Top-25 this week, coming in at No. 24 and VU did not disappoint as they picked up the 88-74 Region 24 win over Lincoln Trail Monday night. VU got off to a hot start, scoring the first seven points of the game. The rest of the first quarter was more evenly played as the seven-point advantage stuck,...

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Robinson, Ill. – Vincennes University fell four spots in the NJCAA Division I rankings this week to No. 8 and for the second week in a row the Trailblazers were upset on the road on Monday after falling to Lincoln Trail 82-79. VU started the game hitting from distance, as threes from Randy Tucker, Brandon Muntu and Brevin Jefferson helped the Blazers build a 15-5 early lead. Lincoln Trail...

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MARION, Ind. – Sophomore Matteo Capello set a new NJCAA record in pole vaulting with a height of 5.35 meters Saturday at the Midwest Classic hosted by Indiana Wesleyan University. The Vincennes women’s 4000 meter distance medley relay team qualified for nationals as well as the team of Jacy Collins, Chloe Knepp, Kaitlyn Koenig and Kyra Young finished sixth with a time of 13:13.28. “I think we...

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MATTOON, Ill. – The Trailblazer volleyball team extended their winning streak to three matches after picking up two wins in back-to-back matches against host Lake Land and John Wood Friday evening. VU’s first win of the day came in a five-set thriller against Region 24 opponent Lake Land College. After the Trailblazers took set one, 25-19, Lake Land responded on their home floor, taking sets...

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VINCENNES, Ind. – The No. 4-ranked Vincennes University Trailblazers captured their first Region 24 win of the season with an 80-73 victory over Lake Land College Wednesday night. The first-half was another back-and-forth slugfest, with each team building seven point leads and the lead changing three times in the first 20 minutes. The Trailblazers were able to put together a 32-27 lead...

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ULLIN, Ill. – The Vincennes University volleyball team took their show on the road Tuesday as the Trailblazers took on Region 24 opponent Shawnee. VU took the match in a three-set sweep, 25-14, 25-6, 25-14. “This was our first Region 24 win of the season,” VU head coach Gary Sien said. “We got it done quickly and we played everyone available. Our offense finally got going with a hitting...

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OLNEY, Ill. – The NJCAA Division I basketball rankings released Monday afternoon and had the Vincennes University Trailblazers making the jump into the top-5 for the first time this season. That ranking will likely not stand next week as the Blazers fell for the first time this season on the road to Olney Central 79-70. This matchup was back-and-forth from the beginning. Vincennes had the...

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Play4Kay

The Vincennes University Athletic Department hosts Play4Kay and raises donations for the Kay Yow Cancer Fund annually. VU Women’s Basketball Coach and Athletic Director Harry Meeks has a special connection to the late Yow, who was the longtime coach at North Carolina State. He had the pleasure of meeting her while he was an assistant coach at Western Carolina University. This left a lasting impression on him and made this cause important to him and the Trailblazers.

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