Wallace State women’s basketball breezes past Columbia State in first game as nationally-ranked team

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – A day after cracking the national poll for the first time this season, Wallace State’s 24th-ranked women’s basketball team breezed past Columbia (Tenn.) State on Thursday afternoon, prevailing 64-33 at Tom Drake Coliseum. Kaneisha Mixon scored a team-high 15 points off the bench and fellow sophomore Haven Albright scored 11 of her…

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BreAnna Thompson

Wallace State’s Syretha Pride becomes first NJCAA 1st-team All-American in volleyball program history

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State middle hitter Syretha Pride made school history Monday, becoming the first volleyball player to earn recognition as a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I first-team All-American. The Lions, who have won six consecutive conference titles, have enjoyed a string of producing a NJCAA All-American each year since 2009.…

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Picture: Wallace State softball sophomores Brooke Kinsey, left, and Kaitlyn Whitehead have signed to play for the Blue Mountain College Lady Toppers, beginning with the 2016 season. Also pictured are, from left, Wallace State softball coach Jayne Clem and Blue Mountain coach Kevin Barefield.

Wallace State softball’s Brooke Kinsey, Kaitlyn Whitehead sign with Blue Mountain College

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State softball sophomores Brooke Kinsey and Kaitlyn Whitehead signed with the Blue Mountain (Miss.) College Lady Toppers on Monday. Kinsey, a first baseman from Monticello, Fla., had five homers and 14 RBIs in 44 at bats last season for Wallace State. “I’m excited to have the opportunity to further my softball…

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Wallace State sophomore forward BreAnna Thompson left, looks to score against Cleveland State’s Brandi Kilpatrick (10) in their game Wednesday night at Tom Drake Coliseum.

Mixon, Thompson lift Wallace State women’s basketball past Cleveland State

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Kaneisha Mixon scored 10 of her season-high 16 points in the second half, BreAnna Thompson added 13 points and Wallace State’s women’s basketball team prevailed 64-58 over Cleveland (Tenn.) State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Wednesday night. Wallace State (6-1) showcased the depth on its roster against the Lady Cougars. Wallace State’s…

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Wallace State volleyball loses NJCAA Division I tournament opener to top-seeded Iowa Western

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CASPER, WYO. – Wallace State’s volleyball team lost to top-seeded Iowa Western CC in their opening-round match at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I national tournament at the Casper Events Center on Thursday. The Lions, who played much better than their No. 16 seed indicated, fell 25-18, 25-17, 25-22, providing a tough…

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