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Athletic News

  • Volleyball Registers Win at CIAA Round-Up
    September 18, 2017


    Virginia Union University's Jayshil Oatley recorded a team-high 12 kills as the Lady Panthers defeated Saint Augustine's University 25-21, 25-21, 20-25, 25-21 in the first CIAA Volleyball Round-Up, held on September 23-24 in Winston-Salem, N.C.
  • VUU Hall of Fame Induction to be Held Friday
    September 17, 2017


    Virginia Union University has announced that six former players, coaches and supporters will be inducted into the VUU Athletic Hall of Fame at a banquet to be held on Friday, September 22, in the Dr. Claude G. Perkins Living and Learning Center on the VUU campus in Richmond, Va.
  • Winston-Salem State Outlasts VUU 21-20
    September 16, 2017


    Virginia Union University's Darius Taylor passed for 127 yards, but Winston-Salem State outlasted the Panthers 21-20 in the First Annual Willard Bailey Classic on Saturday, September 16, in Hovey Field in Richmond, Va.
  • VUU Honors Willard Bailey at Banquet
    September 15, 2017


    PHOTO GALLERY | Virginia Union University honored longtime football coach Willard Bailey in a banquet held in his honor at the Dr. Claude G. Perkins Living and Learning Center on the VUU campus in Richmond, Va., on Friday, September 15.
  • Help Hurricane Victims at VUU-WSSU Game
    September 15, 2017


    Come Support the Virginia Union University Student Government Association and VUU Student-Athletes on the Challenge for Harvey Victims. We are collecting cases of bottled water, toiletries or non-perishable goods. There will be a table at WSSU-VUU game Saturday September 16, 2017.
  • Nalls Named CIAA Offensive Lineman of the Week
    September 11, 2017


    Virginia Union University's Shamdu Nalls has been named the CIAA Offensive Lineman of the Week, the CIAA announced on Monday, September 11.
  • VUU Stuns Newberry 31-23
    September 09, 2017


    Virginia Union University's Tabyus Taylor rushed for 109 yards, including a 93-yard touchdown run, as VUU stunned Newberry College 31-13 in the Panthers' home opener on Saturday, September 9, in Hovey Field in Richmond, Va.
  • Lovick Named CIAA Coach of the Week
    September 06, 2017


    Virginia Union University's head volleyball coach, Christina Lovick, has been named the CIAA Volleyball Coach of the Week, the CIAA announced on Wednesday, September 6.
  • Golf Places Sixth at Glade Springs Intercollegiate
    September 06, 2017


    Virginia Union University opened it 2017 Fall Golf Season at the Glade Springs Intercollegiate at the Resort at Glades Springs in Daniels W.V., September 4-5. This is a 54-hole tournament that being contested over two golf courses located on the property at the Glades Springs Resort.
  • Lady Panthers Sweep Washington Adventist
    September 05, 2017


    Virginia Union University's Ambryanna Moore led the Lady Panthers with 10 kills as VUU defeated Washington Adventist University 25-7, 25-16, 25-7 on Tuesday, September 5. at U-Turn Performance Sports Complex in Henrico, Va.

Quick Facts

Quick Facts

Virginia Union University
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Nickname: Panthers
Founded: 1865
Enrollment: 1,700
Chancellor/President: Dr. Hakim J. Lucas, Ph.D
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