Golf team web

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

in Athletics, Golf, Headlines

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…

Read More →

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

in Academic, Athletics, Baseball, Golf, Headlines, Men's Basketball, Softball, Volleyball, Women's Basketball

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…

Read More →

Wallace State freshman golfer Cooper Brown won thrilling playoff to keep NJCAA Division I individual national championship with Lions

in Athletics, Golf, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State freshman golfer Cooper Brown was so zeroed in on doing his part to bring a team national championship back to Hanceville last week at the NJCAA Division I national championships in Burlington, Iowa, that he wasn’t concerned about any individual accolades. “I didn’t know until I was done with my…

Read More →

Wallace State golf finishes national runner-up at NJCAA Division I championships; Cooper Brown earns individual national title

in Athletics, Community, Golf, Headlines

HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s golf team ended a splendid postseason run Friday, finishing national runner-up at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I championships at the Spirit Hollow Golf Course in Burlington, Iowa. It’s the third national runner-up finish for the Wallace State golf team under NJCAA Hall of Fame coach Dan York…

Read More →

Wallace State golf in strong contention for 1st national title as NJCAA Division I championships in Iowa reaches 3rd round

in Athletics, Golf, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s golf team has carried the momentum from winning a state title into the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I championships at the Spirit Hollow Golf Course in Burlington, Iowa. The Lions hit the course for the third round this afternoon, sitting only five strokes back of first-place Indian…

Read More →

Wallace State golf captures 11th Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 championship after impressive wire-to-wire performance

in Athletics, Golf, Headlines

DECATUR, ALA. – Wallace State golf coach Dan York felt his team was poised to turn the corner after finishing runner-up earlier this month in the NJCAA District IV championships. York was right on the money. Wallace State’s golf team captured its first Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 championship since 2008, finishing 6-under par…

Read More →

No. 10 Wallace State golf team qualifies for 19th NJCAA tournament appearance after finishing runner-up Tuesday at District 4 championships

in Athletics, Golf, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s golf team has qualified for the program’s 19th national tournament after finishing runner-up Tuesday in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) District 4 championships at the Stonebridge Golf Course in Albany, Ga. The 10th-ranked Lions led by one stroke heading into Tuesday’s final round but a drastic shift in…

Read More →

Wallace State golf wins Central Alabama Invitational to conclude fall season, Atchley claims low medalist honors

in Athletics, Golf, Headlines

HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s seventh-ranked golf team has made sure its offseason is filled with tons of momentum. The Lions knocked off Faulkner State and defending national champion Central Alabama earlier this week in Alexander City, winning the Central Alabama Invitational by five strokes at Willow Point Country Club. Wallace State finished with a two-round…

Read More →

Wallace State athletics has handful of sophomores sign with four-year colleges during Wednesday’s early period

in Athletics, Baseball, Golf, Headlines, Men's Basketball, Softball

HANCEVILLE – Wallace State had a handful of sophomore student-athletes sign letter of intents with four-year colleges during Wednesday’s early period. Wallace State baseball left-hander Izaac Yarbrough signed with Auburn University. Yarbrough, a Vinemont graduate, finished 4-2 with a 1.85 ERA last season for the Lions. He tossed 48 2/3 innings, recording 36 strikeouts and…

Read More →