WSCC athletics roundup: Women’s basketball plays in ACCC quarterfinals on Wednesday; softball sweeps DH vs. Alabama Southern

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team continues action in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) postseason on Wednesday as the Lady Lions play Alabama Southern in a quarterfinal game at 3 p.m. at Lawson State. Wallace State (21-9) advanced to the quarterfinals after an 87-75 victory over Wallace Community College-Selma in an ACCC…

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Taylor Hollingsworth defends in games vs. Cleveland State and Faulkner University’s JV this season.

Right at home, Taylor Hollingsworth provides spark off bench for Wallace State’s women’s basketball team

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –Taylor Hollingsworth didn’t truly consider the possibility of playing collegiate basketball until her junior year at Hanceville High School. Two years later, and after turning a walk-on invitation into an athletic scholarship, Hollingsworth is one of the key complementary pieces off the Wallace State women’s basketball bench. And, to top it all off,…

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WSCC athletics roundup: WSCC basketball postseason begins Friday; baseball, women’s golf, tennis & softball updates

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams wrapped up the regular season at Snead State on Monday night and now prepare for the postseason. Wallace State’s women’s team hosts an Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) play-in game vs. Wallace Community College-Selma on Friday at 5:30 p.m. at Tom Drake Coliseum. The winner advances to play…

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Wallace State basketball teams reel off 3rd consecutive home conference sweep

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams pulled off their third consecutive home conference sweep on Monday night, knocking off Gadsden Sate at Tom Drake Coliseum. The Lady Lions rolled to a 77-56 victory in Monday’s opener, extending their winning streak to six games, and the Wallace State men remained perfect at home in the…

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Wallace State basketball teams remain near top of ACCC North standings after sweep of Snead State

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams each gained ground in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division on Thursday night, sweeping Snead State at home. The Lady Lions drained 14 3-pointers in a 74-71 win in the opener, and the Wallace State men outlasted Snead State down the stretch, earning a 78-68 victory.…

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Wallace State’s basketball teams sweep Southern Union during homecoming

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams convincingly swept Southern Union during homecoming at Tom Drake Coliseum on Sunday. The Lady Lions coasted to a 91-61 victory in the doubleheader opener, and the men’s team won its second conference game in four days with a 78-63 triumph over the Bison. Wallace State’s women (14-6, 3-1…

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball outlasts No. 23 Shelton State; Lady Lions lose to 13th-ranked Lady Bucs

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team won this season’s first bout against 23rd-ranked Shelton State. Sophomore Jaylen McCoy poured in a career-high 27 points for Wallace State, freshman Jarrett Thompson added a career-high 15 points, and the Lions overcame a double-digit deficit, prevailing 70-63 at Tom Drake Coliseum on Thursday night. “We came…

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Wallace State men’s basketball hosting Buffalo Wild Wings High School Christmas Challenge beginning Thursday

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State men’s basketball is hosting the inaugural Buffalo Wild Wings Christmas Challenge beginning Thursday at Tom Drake Coliseum. The five-day event features 23 high schools from the state, including a handful of ranked teams and familiar visitors to the Northwest Regional tournament each year at Wallace State. Saturday’s eight-game slate has…

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