Five-time defending state champion Wallace State volleyball opens 2014 season Friday, featuring a strong sophomore core

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  One of Randy Daniel’s goals as Wallace State’s volleyball coach is to have his players better prepared for life after leaving Hanceville. “It’s not just about volleyball. It’s about learning discipline, getting your education and doing whatever you need to do to earn your degree. If you get to play volleyball and…

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Wallace State’s BASS fishing club seeking new members as 3rd season approaches

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s BASS fishing club is preparing to crank up its third season. The first club meeting of the fall semester is scheduled for Monday, Aug. 26 at 6 p.m. It will take place at the Wallace State Electronics/Drafting Building. “We are excited about how much club has grown. We are competing each…

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Former Wallace State 3B Zelous Wheeler promoted to New York Yankees, becoming 5th former Lion in 6 seasons to earn MLB call

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – In what is becoming a near annual tradition, another Wallace State baseball alum has been promoted to the major leagues. Zelous Wheeler was summoned to the New York Yankees late Wednesday night and will join the big-league team Thursday as they begin a four-game series in Minnesota. Wheeler, a Childersburg native, was…

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Wallace State softball coach Jayne Clem, former players Kori Benson and Madeline Lee all part of NJCAA national team, representing USA at Canadian Open this month

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State softball coach Jayne Clem and former Lady Lion standouts Kori Benson and Madeline Lee have a chance to compete together one last time. In Canada, representing the United States. All three have been selected to represent an elite collection of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) players and coaches at…

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From women’s basketball player to diesel technology graduate, Julia Tupper’s journey always led her back to Wallace State

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Diesel Technology instructor Jeremy Smith has been encouraging women to consider diesel technology, and recent graduate Julia Tupper is one of the program’s success stories. Tupper’s journey at Wallace State didn’t begin with a pursuit of a Diesel Technology education. Rather, it started a little more than six years ago when…

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Wallace State softball’s Sabrina Russell among NJCAA Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence recipients for 4.0 GPA; five WSCC teams achieve All-Academic Team status

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State softball’s Sabrina Russell is a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence recipient in the list of individual and team academic honorees released Tuesday by the NJCAA. Russell, a member of Wallace State’s 2013 NJCAA Division I national championship team, achieved the NJCAA’s highest academic recognition for…

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