Wallace State Softball Skills Camp

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New Wallace State softball coach A.J. Daugherty and the team will host an individual skills camp for those ages 13 and older on Tuesday, June 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Bobby McCracken Stadium. Registration fee is $65. Registration deadline is Friday, June 24. You can access the registration form here: Wallace State Softball…

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Wallace State softball’s Taylor Beshears named NJCAA 3rd-team All-American

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State softball infielder Taylor Beshears, who set new single-season school records as a freshman, was recognized recently as a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) 3rd-team All-American. Beshears, a Hewitt-Trussville graduate, hit a team-leading .446 with 13 homers and a school-record 84 RBIs as Wallace State finished with a 49-22 record…

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A.J. Daugherty, former James Clemens coach, named new Wallace State softball coach

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – A.J. Daugherty has always admired and respected Wallace State’s softball program from afar. Daugherty is now in charge of the two-time national championship program, as announced by Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics on Friday. Daugherty, 29, inherits the Wallace State coaching job after four seasons at James Clemens High School in Madison,…

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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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Wallace State men’s golf finishes 9th in nation; WSCC women’s golf finishes 12th in nation during inaugural season

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HANCEVILLE, ALA.  – Wallace State’s men’s golf team finished ninth in the nation at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) National Championship on Friday, shooting a 4-over par 1156 during the four-day event at the Duran Golf Club in Melbourne, Fla. Wallace State, making its 21st national tournament appearance under coach Dan York, wrapped…

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Wallace State softball’s quest for a 3rd national title comes to end in Utah after pair of Thursday losses

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ST. GEORGE, UTAH. – Wallace State softball’s quest for a third national title came to an end Thursday night after a pair of losses at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I national championship at the Canyons Complex in Utah. After advancing to the winner’s bracket with a thrilling victory late Wednesday night,…

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Wallace State softball rallies past McLennan Community College with 5-run 7th inning in NJCAA championship opener

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ST. GEORGE, UTAH. – Not much had gone right for Wallace State’s softball team over the opening 6 2/3 innings against McLennan (Texas) Community College in their first-round game Wednesday night at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I national championship. The Lady Lions (49-20) were just waiting to squeeze out a dramatic…

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Wallace State golfer Sylas Elliott named NJCAA Ping 1st-team All-American; WSCC softball begins national title quest Wednesday

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s Sylas Elliott continues to prove he’s among the elite golfers in the nation. Elliott was one of five golfers in the nation named a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) PING 1st-team All-American on Tuesday night, hours before Wallace State teed off in the NJCAA Men’s National Championship at the…

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