Wallace State basketball teams off to strong starts in 2018-2019

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s basketball teams are both off to fast starts this young season. Wallace State’s women maintain a 4-1 record after notching a 100-54 victory over Wallace Community College-Selma on Nov. 17, the second time in three games the Lady Lions surpassed the 90-point plateau. The Lady Lions had four players register…

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Wallace State men’s basketball opens 2018-2019 season tonight, featuring experienced sophomore class

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It’s rare for a community college basketball team to have seven returning sophomores. That’s one of the luxuries Wallace State’s men can lean upon during the 2018-2019 season, which begins tonight for the Lions against Combine Academy-Charlotte in Morristown, Tenn. Wallace State, which was selected to finish third in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)…

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball team recognized by ACCS for nation’s top GPA

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball team was recognized in Montgomery on Wednesday at the Alabama Community College System (ACCS) monthly board meeting for being named the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Academic Team of the Year for men’s basketball after compiling a cumulative 3.48 GPA this past season. John Meeks’ squad is one of 27…

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball named NJCAA Academic Team of the Year, eight WSCC teams earn honorable mention status

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team is a champion in the classroom for the 2017-2018 academic year. The Lions have earned distinction as the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Academic Team of the Year for men’s basketball after compiling a cumulative 3.48 GPA this past season. John Meeks’ squad is one of…

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Wallace State has school-record 51 student-athletes recognized by NJCAA for academic achievements

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State athletics had a school-record 51 student-athletes recognized recently for their academic achievements during the 2017-2018 year in list released by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). The new mark surpasses last summer’s record of 41 students. Wallace State had 11 students achieve a 4.0 GPA, each earning NJCAA All-Academic…

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Wallace State alum and county music singer Kip Moore continues to churn out hits

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Long before country music star Kip Moore hit the airwaves and became a household name, he was strumming his guitar and belting tunes on Wallace State golf road trips or staging impromptu concerts at his Hanceville apartment. Moore, who has recorded country chart toppers like “Something’ Bout a Truck,” “Pretty Girl” and…

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball forward Jonathan Andre signs with Northern Arizona

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State men’s basketball forward Jonathan Andre signed a letter of intent with Northern Arizona this week, marking the 14th consecutive season a Lions’ player has inked with a Division I program. Andre, a 6-foot-6 forward from Miami, averaged 12.9 points and 5.8 rebounds for Wallace State during the 2017-2018 season. He…

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WSCC athletics: Women’s golf wins Northeast Alabama Invitational; men’s golf, basketball, baseball & softball roundup

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HANCEVILLE, ALA., — Wallace State’s women’s golf team is off to a flying start this spring. The Lady Lions, the defending Alabama Community College Conference champions, won the Northeast Alabama Invitational title this week at Goose Pond Colony Resort in Scottsboro. Wallace State had four golfers place on the All-Tournament team. Annalee Stephens was the…

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