AROUND CAMPUS

Wallace State tennis teams open ACCC play at home Friday vs. Marion Military Institute

in Athletics, Headlines, Men's Tennis, Women's Tennis

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s tennis teams host Marion Military Institute on Friday for their Alabama Community College Conference openers. Both matches begin at 11 a.m. Wallace State’s men’s team has won a pair of matches thus far in 2019, beating Emory-Oxford (6-3) and Huntingdon College (9-0). The Lions feature a young team this season…

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WSCC athletics roundup: Men’s basketball claims sole possession of 1st in ACCC North, WBB, softball and baseball updates

in Athletics, Baseball, Headlines, Men's Basketball, Softball, Women's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Demarkus Lampley’s game-winning basket with three seconds remaining lifted Wallace State’s men to a thrilling 73-71 victory at Shelton State over the weekend, catapulting the Lions to sole possession of first place in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division. Lampley, a sophomore from Phenix City, finished with a game-high 32…

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Wallace State students embrace opportunities available through Transfer Summit

in Academic, Admissions, Community, Dual Enrollment, Financial Aid, Graduation, Headlines, Health, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Abby Herring, a Wallace State Fast Track student from Good Hope, wasn’t sure what to expect before she stopped by this week’s Transfer Summit at the Bailey Center lobby. “This is a great set-up. I love the convenience of all the colleges coming to Wallace State. It gives me a good idea…

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Emily Dia named Wallace State’s 2019 Homecoming Queen

in Academic, Community, Headlines, Student Activities

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Emily Dia, a Hayden native, was named Wallace State Community College’s 2019 Homecoming Queen during the annual festivities on Monday night. She was crowned in between the women’s and men’s basketball games vs. Gadsden State. Dia, a business administration major, has served in multiple student organizations at Wallace State, including many leadership…

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Wallace State’s ‘2+2’ program receives donation from Poultry and Egg Harold E Ford Foundation

in Academic, Agriculture Production/Horticulture, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s ‘2+2’ Poultry Science program recently received a $5,000 grant from the Poultry and Egg Harold E Ford Foundation and a monetary contribution given in part by Tuscaloosa-based Peco Foods, Inc. The funds will be utilized to make Wallace State students aware of occupations within the poultry science industry and the…

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Wallace State baseball opens 2019 season today; coach Randy Putman enters 30th season

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s baseball team opens the 2019 season today, featuring a plethora of new faces as coach Randy Putman enters his 30th season with the program. Wallace State, which is coming off a 48-10 record and the Alabama Community College Conference North Division championship last season, has 23 freshman scattered across the…

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Wallace State’s basketball teams continue to roll, sweep Gadsden State during Homecoming 2019

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s basketball teams are on a roll as the conference season stretch extends into February. The teams completed a sweep over Gadsden State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Monday night, each extending their winning streaks to six games. The 22nd-ranked Lady Lions (21-4, 5-1 Alabama Community College Conference) opened Homecoming 2019…

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