Wallace State women’s basketball’s Morgan Smith named NJCAA Division I 2nd-team All-American

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State women’s basketball sophomore Morgan Smith was named a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I 2nd-team All-American on Tuesday, marking yet another significant achievement for the Lady Lions. Smith becomes the first Wallace State women’s basketball player to garner 2nd-team recognition, the highest earned in program history. “It was…

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Wallace State hosts approximately 300 high school students during SkillsUSA Northeast District competition

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College recently hosted the SkillsUSA Northeast District finals for high school students at various campus departments. Students competed in projects at Wallace State’s Automotive Service Technology, Cosmetology, Diesel Technology, Electronics Technology, Engineering Technology and Welding Departments. Carpentry and Cabinetmaking competitions were conducted at Wallace State’s Agricultural Production/Horticulture Department. Awards…

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Wallace State softball coach Jayne Clem collects 800th career win as Lady Lions sweep Marion Military Institute over weekend

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State softball coach Jayne Clem reached the 800-win milestone over the weekend after the 10th– ranked Lady Lions prevailed in a conference doubleheader at Marion Military Institute. Sophomore pitcher Rachel Ragland struck out 10 batters in a one-hit gem, lifting Wallace State to a 6-0 victory in the finale and sending…

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‘Above and beyond’

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Special to the Wallace State website. Reprinted with permission from The Cullman Times. By Trent Moore | Posted: Friday, March 27, 2015 5:45 am Vicki Hawsey Karolewics with husband Dr. Vince Karolewics Wallace State Community College President Dr. Vicki Hawsey Karolewics shares a laugh with husband Vince after she was named The Cullman Times Distinguished…

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Hill’s walk-off double sends No. 10 Wallace State softball to sweep over Shelton State

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Mackenzie Hill’s walk-off double scored Olivia Royals from first in a 3-2 victory for Wallace State’s 10th-ranked softball team over conference foe Shelton State on Thursday, capping a doubleheader sweep at Bobby McCracken Stadium. Wallace State sophomore hurler Amanda Medders went the distance in the opener, a 5-3 victory, for her conference-leading…

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Wallace State student Jeffrey Dingler earns scholarship from 2015 New York State Summer Writers Institute

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. –Wallace State student Jeffrey Dingler has been selected to receive a scholarship from the prestigious 2015 New York State Summer Writers Institute. Dingler, a liberal arts major from Morris, was chosen among elite company. He is one of only 51 students across the United States to earn the scholarship and the lone community…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team eliminated by No. 3 Trinity Valley at NJCAA Division I national tournament

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team couldn’t pull the upset Wednesday, falling to third-seeded Trinity Valley (Texas) Community College 64-49 in the second round of the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I tournament in Salina, Kansas. Trinity Valley (30-3) outscored Wallace State 19-10 over the final 12 minutes of the first…

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