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Athletic News

  • Blair, Gilliam and Jordan Are NCAA Bound
    May 23, 2018
    NCAA Qualifers

    ETTRICK, VA ? After a stellar outdoor track and field season for the VSU Trojans, under the direction of head coach Wilbert Johnson, three Trojans will be competing at the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championship. The championship will be held in Charlotte, NC, on the campus of Johnson C. Smith University, from May 24-26.
  • 2018 Trojan Football Ticket Pricing Announced
    May 21, 2018
    Football Championship

    ETTRICK, Va. (May 21, 2018) -- Tickets are now available for the 2018 Virginia State University Trojan Football season. The Trojans look to host four highly anticipated games at Rogers Stadium on the campus of VSU.
  • VSU Men Tennis Give Back During Tennis In The Streets
    May 16, 2018
    Tennis In the Streets

    Ettrick, Va. (May 16, 2018) - With a beautiful May sun reflecting off the nearby Christina River, a one-day tennis fair for hundreds of Wilmington youth took to the courts at Wilmington's Riverfront on May 11th ? the first time at the location. With ongoing construction at the Hotel DuPont, "Tennis in the Streets" moved cross-town this year from its longstanding Rodney Square.
  • Eight Trojans Named to 2018 USTFCCCA All-Region Outdoor Honorees List
    May 16, 2018

    NEW ORLEANS ?The U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) has announced the All-Region honorees for the 2018 NCAA Division II outdoor track & field season.
  • VSU Athletics Hosts 14th Annual Scholarship Golf Tournament
    May 15, 2018
    1st place golf team

    PETERSBURG, Va. (May 15, 2018) - The Virginia State University Athletics Department has done it again! The 14th Annual VSU Athletic Scholarship Golf Tournament was a success on May 14th at the Dogwood Trace Golf Course.
  • VSU Athletics Sweeps Two Top Honors at CIAA End-of-Year Awards Reception
    May 15, 2018
    CIAA All-Sports

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. (May 15, 2018) - The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) held its annual Spring General Assembly Meeting and End-of-Year Awards Reception in Charlotte, N.C., where Virginia State University claimed two top awards.
  • Trojans Move up the Ranks at Mount Olive Final Qualifier
    May 13, 2018

    MOUNT OLIVE, NC- The Virginia State University men's and women's outdoor track and field teams participated in their final meet of the season, the Mount Olive Final Qualifier, on May 13 in hopes of moving up the ranks for the upcoming NCAA Championship on May 24-26.
  • Graduation Day: The Biggest Trojan Walk Of All
    May 11, 2018
    class of 2018

    ETTRICK, Va. (May 12, 2018) ? On May 13, 2018 in the VSU Multipurpose Center, Virginia State University will welcome the 2018 graduates to its proud rosters of alumni. Included in the number will be 36 student-athletes. The Commencement Exercise will be spirited as friends, family, and fellow alumni pack the house to honor tomorrow's leaders.
  • Outdoor Track and Field Travels to Mount Olive
    May 11, 2018
    track at UMO

    ETTRICK, VA (May 11, 2018)- After the VSU men's and women's outdoor track and field teams each secured a Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) second place finish, the Trojans return to the road to participate in the Mount Olive Final Qualifier on Sunday, May 13.
  • Trojans Represented In The National Football League
    May 10, 2018
    Trojans NFL

    ETTRICK, Va. (May 10, 2018)?Virginia State University has had 10 of its players selected to play in the National Football League. The first person drafted was Linwood "Lyn" Hart who as selected by the Buffalo Bills in the 14thround of the 1965 NFL Draft.

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