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Athletic News

  • Football Travels to Lincoln University For A CIAA Conference Match-Up On Saturday
    October 18, 2017


    ETTRICK, Va. (October 18, 2017) ? Coming off a big 47-35 victory over Northern conference rival Bowie State University last weekend, the Virginia State University football team will continue their 2017 season undefeated and Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Conference (CIAA) action. The Trojans will travel to Lincoln University, Pa., to face the Lions of Lincoln University on Saturday, Oct. 21 at 1 p.m. at Lions Stadium.
  • Get A Jump Start to VSU Homecoming 2018
    October 17, 2017


    ETTRICK, VA- Do you still have VSU Homecoming fever? Get a jump start for VSU Homecoming 2018.
  • Bass Named Volleyball Player of the Week
    October 17, 2017


    CHARLOTTE, NC (October 17, 2017)- The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association announced on Tuesday afternoon, Virginia State University's senior volleyball setter, Miranda Bass, Player of the Week.
  • Barlow Named CIAA Week 7 Coach of the Week
    October 17, 2017


    CHARLOTTE, NC (October 17, 2017)- The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association announced on Tuesday morning, Virginia State University's Reggie Barlow as the Week 7 Football Coach of the Week.
  • Trojan duo Cook and Cannon Selected to CIAA Football Week 7 Honors
    October 17, 2017


    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (October 17, 2017) ? The Virginia State University football duo of Cordelral Cook (Atlanta, Ga.) and Trenton Cannon (Hampton, Va.) were selected for Week #7 CIAA Weekly Honors as selected by the conference's head coaches and Sports Information Directors on Tuesday morning. Sophomore Cordelral Cook (Atlanta, Ga.) was named Quarterback of the Week while senior Trenton Cannon (Hampton, Va.) was selected Offensive Back of the Week for the third time overall.
  • 2018 CIAA Basketball Tournament Tickets Now On Sale
    October 17, 2017


    Ettrick, Va. (October 17, 2017) - Tickets are on sale to the 2018 CIAA Men's and Women's Basketball Tournament on Feb. 27 to March 3 in Charlotte, North Carolina. Experience CIAA Basketball as the Virginia State University Trojans look to capture the Tournament Titles.
  • Volleyball Takes Down VUU on the Road
    October 16, 2017


    Richmond, VA (October 16, 2017) - The Virginia State University Trojan volleyball team took down the Lady Panthers of Virginia Union University, 3-1 (25-15, 25-23, 20-25, 25-20), in a road matchup tonight.
  • Trojans Secure A Spot In Latest Rankings
    October 16, 2017


    ETTRICK, Va. (October 16, 2017) | The Virginia State University football team secured a spot in the latest AFCA Coaches Poll and moved up in the rankings in two of the three weekly polls on Monday.
  • VSU to Participate in the VSGA Intercollegiate Championship
    October 16, 2017


    Ettrick, Va. (October 16, 2017) ? The Virginia State University golf team will compete in the 68th Virginia State Golf Association Intercollegiate Championship Oct. 16-17 at Stonehenge Golf & Country Club in Richmond hosted by Virginia Union University.

Quick Facts

Quick Facts

Virginia State University
Location: Petersburg, Virginia
Nickname: Trojans
Founded: 1882
Enrollment: 5,700
Chancellor/President: Dr. Makola Abdullah
Athletics Department Phone: 804-524-5030
Athletics Director: Peggy Davis
Faculty Athletics Rep: Dr. Coray Davis
Senior Woman Administrator: Deborah C. Mallory
Sports Information Director: Robert Vogel