Wallace State athletics: Volleyball, Men’s Golf and Cross Country updates

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team is inching closer to a 10th consecutive Alabama Community College (ACCC) regular season title after sweeping Snead State, 25-21, 25-20, 25-10, at Tom Drake Coliseum on Wednesday night. Wallace State improved to 22-6 overall and 12-0 in ACCC action and is close to securing the top seed for…

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Wallace State’s men’s golf wins third WSCC Fall Invitational in four years, WSCC’s Maddox earns low medalist

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s golf team captured its third WSCC Fall Invitational title in four years on Tuesday, and freshman Cody Maddox was the individual low medalist in his first collegiate tournament with the Lions. Monday and Tuesday proved to be wet and dreary at Cross Creek Golf Course, but it didn’t faze…

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WSCC men’s golf and tennis teams wrap up season at nationals; WSCC baseball players recognized

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s golf and tennis teams completed action at their respective National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I National Championships last week. Wallace State’s golf team finished 14th overall at the Buffalo Dunes Golf Course in Garden City, Kan. Freshman Chip Willoughby, a 2nd-team PING All-American, was Wallace State’s top…

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Willoughby named 2nd-team PING All-American; WSCC baseball, softball & tennis postseason updates

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Wallace State freshman golfer Chip Willoughby was named a 2nd-team PING All-American by the Golf Coaches Association of American on Monday prior to the Lions teeing off Tuesday for the first round of the NJCAA Division I National Championship in Garden City, Kan. Prior to the event, Willoughby and fellow Wallace State golfer Brandon LaCasse…

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Willoughby wins low medalist honors at NJCAA District 4 Championship; Baseball ready for showdown with Southern Union

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State golfer Chip Willoughby continued his strong spring by earning low medalist honors at the NJCAA District 4 Championship, and the Lions finished tournament runner-up as a group in Brewton on Tuesday, qualifying them for next month’s national championship in Kansas. Willoughby won the individual championship by shooting a 4-under par…

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Wallace State’s Lacasse, Willoughby earn All-Tournament honors as Lions finish 3rd at ACCC/Region 22 Championship

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SCOTTSBORO, ALA. – Wallace State’s Brandon Lacasse and Chip Willoughby earned All-Tournament recognition as the Lions finished third at the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 Championship on Tuesday at Goose Pond Colony in Scottsboro. Lacasse finished the tournament with a 1-under par 215, putting him in a three-way tie for second place with Calhoun’s…

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WSCC softball remains perfect in ACCC play with DH sweep; WSCC golfer Chip Willoughby finishes runner-up at Glenlakes Invitational

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s softball team is on a quite a roll. The Lions swept conference foe Central Alabama at Bobby McCracken Stadium on Tuesday, winning 12-0 in five innings and 5-3, to remain perfect in Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) action. Wallace State (24-11, 10-0 ACCC) has won 10 games in a row…

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Wallace State men’s golf wins Spring Fling title in Scottsboro; WSCC baseball & softball sweep conference series

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s golf team has earned its first championship this spring. The Lions prevailed in a 17-team field at the Ron Marshall Spring Fling at Goosepond Colony in Scottsboro over the weekend. The Lions carded an 8-over par 892 over the three-day event, shooting a 303-299-290. The final round of 290…

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Wallace State women’s tennis knocks off Faulkner State; WSCC women’s golf finishes runner-up at Calhoun Invitational

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s tennis team notched its second consecutive victory on Thursday, defeating conference foe Faulkner State, 6-3, at home. Wallace State’s women prevailed in all three doubles matches (Emily Graves and Kelsi Wilson; Nikki Rakestraw and Tempie Ennis; Molly Whitlock and Emily Wilson). Kelsi Wilson, Ennis and Whitlock also notched singles…

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