Tony Franklin named Wallace State men’s and women’s tennis coach

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Tony Franklin, a long-time high school tennis coach in Alabama, has been named Wallace State’s new men’s and women’s tennis coach as the college prepares to field men’s and women’s tennis this fall for the first time since 2004. Franklin will lead the Wallace State tennis programs after spending 26 seasons as…

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Damon Calvert becomes 2nd WSCC tennis signee; WSCC softball’s Shelby Brown signs with Faulkner University

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Damon Calvert was perfectly content pursuing a computer science degree at Wallace State. That was until a leisurely tennis match with a friend ultimately led to a scholarship with the Lions. Wallace State is reintroducing its men’s and women’s tennis programs this fall after they were discontinued in 2004, and Calvert, a…

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Clint Watson, a Cullman grad, becomes first Wallace State men’s tennis signee

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Clint Watson is the first Wallace State men’s tennis signee in the program’s new era. Watson, a 2014 Cullman High School graduate, signed a letter of intent recently to play for the Lions beginning with the fall 2016 season. Wallace State is reintroducing its men’s and women’s tennis programs this fall after…

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Wallace State Community College athletics to reintroduce tennis programs in August 2016

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College is reintroducing its men’s and women’s tennis programs beginning with the 2016 fall season, Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics has announced. Before the tennis programs were discontinued in 2004, they accounted for four of the seven NJCAA national titles earned by Wallace State athletics. The men’s program…

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