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Athletic News

  • Richmond Region Tourism Honors VUU Golf
    April 23, 2018


    Richmond Region Tourism recently honored the Virginia Union University Golf Program for hosting the 2018 CIAA Golf Championship with an RVA Champion Award.
  • Softball Completes First-Ever Sweep of VSU
    April 21, 2018


    Virginia Union University's softball team defeated CIAA arch-rival Virginia State University 7-2 and 9-5 on Saturday, April 21, in Petersburg, Va., to complete the Lady Panthers' first-ever double-header sweep of the Lady Trojans.
  • Winston-Salem State Ends Lady Panthers' Season
    April 21, 2018


    Virginia Union University's women's tennis season came to an end when Winston-Salem State University defeated the Lady Panthers 5-0 on the first day of the CIAA Tennis Championships, held on Thursday, April 19, in Bowie, Md.
  • Golf Places 2nd at CIAA Championship
    April 21, 2018


    New Kent, VA - Virginia Union University's golf team placed second in the 2018 CIAA Golf Championship, held on April 19-20 at The Golf Club at Viniterra. Livingstone College shot a final-round 318 and won the championship by 11 strokes over Virginia Union. Livingstone College finished the two-day tournament with a 635 to claim its second title. Virginia Union fired a 646 to take second, while Saint Augustine's finished third with a 671.
  • VUU to Face WSSU in CIAA Tennis Championship
    April 17, 2018


    Virginia Union University will open the 2018 CIAA Tennis Tournament as the fifth-seed and will face fourth-seeded Winston-Salem State University in the opening round on Thursday, April 19, in Bowie, Md.
  • Wilcox Wins Two Events at Doc Jopson Invitational
    April 17, 2018


    The Virginia Union University men's track and field team competed Friday, April 13, at Bridgewater College's Doc Jopson Invitational. Teams competing included Bridgewater, Virginia Wesleyan, Mary Washington Southern Virginia, Eastern Mennonite.
  • Smith Shines at Doc Jopson Invitational
    April 17, 2018


    The Virginia Union University women's track and field team competed Friday, April 13, at Bridgewater College's Doc Jopson Invitational. Teams competing Bridgewater, Virginia Wesleyan, Mary Washington Southern Virginia, Eastern Mennonite.
  • Wright Drives in Two Against Chowan
    April 17, 2018


    Virginia Union University's Daionna Wright drove in two runs, but Chowan University swept the Lady Panthers in a softball double-header 12-3 and 8-1 on Sunday, April 15, in Murfreesboro, N.C.
  • Offense Prevails at Spring Football Game 35-34
    April 14, 2018


    Virginia Union University's Tabyus Taylor raced 32 yards for a touchdown in the final minute, then Jefferson Souza tacked on the extra point to give the offense a 35-34 win over the defense in the annual VUU Spring Football Scrimmage on Saturday, April 14, in Hovey Field in Richmond, Va.
  • Tennis Downs Fayetteville State in Season Finale
    April 14, 2018


    Virginia Union University's women's tennis team defeated Fayetteville State University in the finale of the 2018 regular season 7-2 on Saturday,April 14, in Fayetteville, N.C.

Quick Facts

Quick Facts

Virginia Union University
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Nickname: Panthers
Founded: 1865
Enrollment: 1,700
Chancellor/President: Dr. Hakim J. Lucas
Athletics Department Phone: (804) 342-1484
Athletics Director: Joseph Taylor
Faculty Athletics Rep: Patricia Murray
Senior Woman Administrator: Felicia Johnson
Sports Information Director: Jim Junot

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