No. 2 Wallace State softball upset by Wabash Valley College in NJCAA Division I national tournament opener; WSCC golf in 7th place at nationals

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ST. GEORGE, UTAH  –  Wallace State softball’s pursuit of a second national title in three seasons will be a lengthy journey after the second-seeded Lady Lions lost 2-1 to Wabash Valley (Ill.) College in their National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I national tournament opener at the Canyons Complex on Wednesday night. Wabash Valley…

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Wallace State baseball advances to ACCC/Region 22 title game; WSCC golf, softball begin pursuit of national titles

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State baseball’s latest wild victory has pushed the Lions in the ACCC/Region 22 tournament title game in Ozark. The sixth-seeded Lions (29-23) rallied for three, two-out runs in the top of the ninth on Tuesday afternoon, eliminating Faulkner State with a 7-5 victory at Eagle Stadium. Wallace State now plays Chattahoochee…

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No. 6 Wallace State golf qualifies for 20th NJCAA Division I tournament appearance after finishing fourth at District 4 championships

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s sixth-ranked golf team qualified for the program’s 20th national tournament this week after finishing fourth in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) District 4 championships at Willow Point Country Club in Alexander City. Wallace State freshman Sylas Elliott and sophomore Cooper Brown both finished with a 16-over par 232,…

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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. 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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WSCC athletics roundup: No. 7 softball ends February slate on strong note; No. 5 golf places 4th at Faulkner State Invitational

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s seventh-ranked softball team wrapped up the February portion of its schedule with five more victories over the weekend. The Lady Lions went 5-1 at the Faulkner State tournament in Gulf Shores, improving to 21-8 on the season. Wallace State, which has won 18 of its last 20 games, notched wins…

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Wallace State Community College athletics to add women’s golf in August 2015

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College will add a women’s golf team beginning with the 2015-16 academic year, announced Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics this week. “We certainly have an outstanding and championship-caliber men’s golf team at Wallace State, and I felt the time was right to add a women’s golf team to complement the…

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Freshman golfer Sylas Elliott earns low medalist in Wallace State debut, leads Lions to WSCC Fall Invitational title

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State freshman golfer Sylas Elliott has already made an immediate impact for the Lions. Elliott, a Cullman High graduate, prevailed in a two-hole playoff against Eastern Florida’s Mickey DeMorat in his college debut at Cullman Municipal Golf Course on Tuesday, earning low medalist and propelling the Lions to the 2014 Wallace State…

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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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