Wallace State’s Sylas Elliott named Jack Nicklaus Award semifinalist; WSCC baseball wraps up regular season

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State sophomore golfer Sylas Elliott has been named a 2016 Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year Award semifinalist. Finalists in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) ranks will be named Wednesday and recipients named June 2. The five finalists to receive the Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year…

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WSCC softball edges Central Alabama in ACCC/Region 22 tournament opener; WSCC baseball sweeps Central Alabama

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ALABASTER, ALA. – Sarah Ellen Battles and Katie Parr each hit a solo homer, and Wallace State’s softball team rallied for a 4-3 victory over Central Alabama on Friday in its Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament opener at Veteran’s Park. Wallace State, which overcame three different deficits against the Lady Trojans, seized control…

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Wallace State southpaw Jesse Scott delivers a pitch to a Southern Union batter on Thursday.

Wallace State softball stays hot with sweep of Calhoun; WSCC baseball drops pair to Southern Union

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State softball continued to roll through conference play Thursday night, sweeping a doubleheader against Calhoun at Bobby McCracken Stadium. The Lady Lions overcame a 5-0 deficit in the opener, scoring seven unanswered runs for a 7-5 victory, and sophomore Julia Dailey tossed a complete game in a 3-2 triumph in the…

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Wallace State baseball splits doubleheader against Snead State, remaining at top of ACCC North standings

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State baseball continues its weekend series against Snead State in Boaz on Sunday after splitting a doubleheader against the Parsons at James C. Bailey Stadium on Friday night. Wallace State sophomore ace Garrett Suchey went 6 1/3 innings in the nightcap, limiting the Parsons to one earned run on five hits…

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Wallace State baseball sweeps Calhoun in 4-game set; WSCC softball remains perfect in ACCC play

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team has opened Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) play in impressive fashion, sweeping Calhoun in a four-game series over the weekend. The Lions (19-9, 4-0 ACCC) won a pair of games in Decatur last Thursday and capped the sweep with two more victories at James C. Bailey Stadium over…

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Wallace State baseball splits DH with Northeast Mississippi; WSCC softball extends winning streak to 11

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team split a doubleheader with Northeast Mississippi Community College at James C. Bailey Stadium on Wednesday, winning the nightcap 4-1. The Lions (14-9) dropped the opener 7-2 in a pair of seven-inning games. With the first conference series looming next week, a handful of Lions made good impressions on…

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No. 12 Wallace State softball extends winning streak to 9 games; WSCC baseball and golf updates

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s 12th-ranked softball team is on a roll. The Lady Lions swept Lansing (Mich.) College in a doubleheader in their home opener on Sunday, winning 3-0 and 10-2. Wallace State (15-15) has won nine consecutive games after a slow start to the season. In Sunday’s finale, freshman Amber Hammonds finished a…

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Light lifts Wallace State baseball in DH split with Columbia State

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State freshman pitcher Braxton Light struck out nine Columbia State batters, including five looking, in five innings Wednesday night, propelling the Lions to a 6-2 victory and doubleheader split at James C. Bailey Stadium. Light, a righty from Southside-Gadsden, was dominant from the start, scattering a run on three hits as…

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No. 12 WSCC softball has perfect weekend in Gulf Shores; WSCC baseball wins three games in Mississippi

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s 12th-ranked softball team was perfect at the Sun Chief Classic tournament over the weekend, reeling off five victories in Gulf Shores. The Lady Lions (13-15) collected wins over Georgia Highlands, Walters State, Baton Rouge Community College, 8th-ranked Chattanooga State and Pearl River Community College, extending their winning streak to seven…

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