Vincennes, IN – At a conference earlier this month it was announced that Vincennes University Trailblazers athletics will be making the move from Region 12 to Region 24 beginning in the 2018-19 school year. Region 24 consists of schools in the southern portion of Illinois. VU Women’s basketball coach and Athletic Director Harry Meeks views the change as a tremendous opportunity for...
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Vincennes, IN – Isaiah Tisdale, Lony Francis, Jr. and Lady Trailblazer Ladellia Maggett each garnered All-American honors this week from the NJCAA. Isaiah Tisdale is a 6-1 sophomore guard from Lexington, KY who added First Team All-American to his list of accomplishments while at Vincennes University. Tisdale was an All-American honorable mention last year and is a 2-time District 16...
Owensboro, KY – Despite blustery, cool conditions on Friday evening, the Vincennes University Track and Field team claimed 12 combined event victories between the two teams, and the men’s team finished 1 st out of 12 competing teams. The Trailblazers got off to a hot start, picking up 3-event wins in the first 3-events. Freshman Zach Cline picked up a win in the discus with a toss of...
Vincennes, IN – The Vincennes University Volleyball program announced this week the signing of Alison Smith. Smith is a product of Oakland High School in Illinois. Oakland combines with 2 other schools (Shiloh and Kansas) to form the Tri-County Titans. Alison is the daughter of David and Sherry Smith and is a 5-foot 11 middle blocker/outside hitter, who plans to major in Elementary...
St.Louis, MO – Freshman Marcus Graham clocked the #1 time in the NJCAA in the 10,000-meter run at the Washington University at St. Louis Distance Carnival Friday night. Graham’s time of 31 minutes and 08 seconds is also a Vincennes University school-record, breaking the previous mark set by Tyler Kent by 58 seconds. “I thought it was a great season opener. My coach was able to get me...
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.