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Third-ranked Wallace State softball begins postseason play Friday, seeking 9th conference title

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s third-ranked softball team has won 56 games, 11 in a row and 34 of 36 as the Lady Lions begin postseason play Friday in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament at Veteran’s Park in Alabaster. Four more victories separate top-seeded Wallace State from earning its ninth conference championship…

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Former Wallace State Student-Athlete Marcus Johnson Recognized by Alabama State Board of Education as Student Success Story

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.–Wallace State Community College alumnus Marcus Johnson was celebrated as a community college success story during the April work session of the State of Alabama Board of Education. Wallace State President Vicki Hawsey Karolewics provided an introduction for Johnson, a former star of the Wallace State Lions basketball team, now at Samford University.  “Marcus…

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No. 8 Wallace State golf edges Faulkner State in playoff, winning 2nd consecutive ACCC/Region 22 championship and 12th title overall

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s eighth-ranked golf team captured its second consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 championship and 12th overall on Tuesday, outlasting Faulkner State in a one-hole playoff at Point Mallard. Wallace State trailed Faulkner State by six strokes heading into Tuesday’s final round, but the Lions scratched and clawed over the…

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No. 6 Wallace State softball clinches 10th straight ACCC North title; WSCC baseball swept by Southern Union

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s sixth-ranked softball team clinched its 10th consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division title on Sunday, sweeping Marion Military Institute at Bobby McCracken Stadium. The Lady Lions (52-11, 23-1 ACCC) secured the division crown in convincing fashion, winning 11-0 and 8-0 in a pair of five-inning games against the…

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No. 6 Wallace State softball sweeps Snead State behind Parr’s homer, Ragland’s shutout

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s sixth-ranked softball team swept Snead State at Bobby McCracken Stadium on Thursday, inching the Lady Lions another step closer to a 10th straight Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division title. Katie Parr’s go-ahead, two-run homer in the fifth inning lifted Wallace State to a 3-2 victory in Thursday’s opener,…

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Parr blasts four homers as No. 7 Wallace State softball sweeps No. 13 Southern Union on road

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State freshman third baseman Katie Parr had a monster performance at the plate Thursday, smacking four home runs, as the Lady Lions swept Southern Union on the road in a battle of nationally-ranked foes. Parr and the No. 7 Lady Lions (43-10, 14-0 Alabama Community College Conference) opened a five-game lead…

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No. 7 Wallace State golf wins Glen Lakes Spring Invitational title in Foley

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s 7th-ranked golf team won the Glen Lakes Spring Invitational championship in Foley on Tuesday, shooting an overall 915 during the three-day tournament. Darton State (Ga.) College placed second with a 932, Spring Hill College finished third (935) and Central Alabama fourth (943). Wallace State sophomore Cooper Brown, the defending individual…

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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 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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