Wallace State athletics has six teams earn NJCAA All-Academic honorable mention status

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State athletics had six teams recognized this week as National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) All-Academic honorable mention programs for the 2015-16 academic year after a record 36 student-athletes at the college were named NJCAA Athletes of Distinction. Wallace State’s volleyball team compiled a school-best 3.48 GPA during 2015-16. The Lions,…

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Wallace State has school-record 36 student-athletes recognized by NJCAA for academic achievements

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State athletics had a school-record 36 student-athletes recognized Tuesday as National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Athletes of Distinction for their 2015-16 academic achievements, including eight acknowledged as Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence recipients for finishing with a 4.0 GPA. Wallace State softball had four Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence honorees:…

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Wallace State Softball Skills Camp

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New Wallace State softball coach A.J. Daugherty and the team will host an individual skills camp for those ages 13 and older on Tuesday, June 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bobby McCracken Stadium. Registration fee is $65. Registration deadline is Friday, June 24. You can access the registration form here: Wallace State Softball…

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Wallace State softball’s Taylor Beshears named NJCAA 3rd-team All-American

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State softball infielder Taylor Beshears, who set new single-season school records as a freshman, was recognized recently as a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) 3rd-team All-American. Beshears, a Hewitt-Trussville graduate, hit a team-leading .446 with 13 homers and a school-record 84 RBIs as Wallace State finished with a 49-22 record…

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A.J. Daugherty, former James Clemens coach, named new Wallace State softball coach

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – A.J. Daugherty has always admired and respected Wallace State’s softball program from afar. Daugherty is now in charge of the two-time national championship program, as announced by Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics on Friday. Daugherty, 29, inherits the Wallace State coaching job after four seasons at James Clemens High School in Madison,…

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Tony Franklin named Wallace State men’s and women’s tennis coach

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Tony Franklin, a long-time high school tennis coach in Alabama, has been named Wallace State’s new men’s and women’s tennis coach as the college prepares to field men’s and women’s tennis this fall for the first time since 2004. Franklin will lead the Wallace State tennis programs after spending 26 seasons as…

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Wallace State men’s golf finishes 9th in nation; WSCC women’s golf finishes 12th in nation during inaugural season

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HANCEVILLE, ALA.  – Wallace State’s men’s golf team finished ninth in the nation at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) National Championship on Friday, shooting a 4-over par 1156 during the four-day event at the Duran Golf Club in Melbourne, Fla. Wallace State, making its 21st national tournament appearance under coach Dan York, wrapped…

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