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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Row 1 (L-R): Emily Graves-Cullman, Jeanie Rakestraw-Cullman, Tempie Ennis, Kelsi Wilson, and Annalee Stephens-Jasper
Row 2 (L-R): Donnie Camp-Cullman, Damon Calvert-Crane Hill, Clint Watson-Vinemont, Austin Odom-Lawrenceburg, TN, and Tothan Matthews-Stevenson

Wallace State Holds Ceremony for Scholarship Recipients

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Hanceville, Ala.—Area students awarded scholarships by Wallace State Community College in Hanceville were recognized during a ceremony on campus recently. “This is an occasion that we look forward to every year. We are honored that you have chosen Wallace State,” said Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Hawsey Karolewics.  The third largest community college in the…

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Wallace State baseball eliminated in ACCC tournament quarterfinals, closes season at 34-25

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team had its season end Monday in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 quarterfinals in Ozark, losing to Marion Military Institute 10-0 in five innings at Eagle Stadium. Marion Military Institute grabbed a 1-0 lead in the second inning, added three runs in the third and tacked on…

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Wallace State baseball outlasts Shelton State in wild affair, stays alive at ACCC/Region 22 tournament

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OZARK, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team is following a familiar script from last season at the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament in Ozark. The Lions rallied for a four-run eighth inning Sunday afternoon against top-seeded Shelton State and held on for a 12-8 victory over their rival, eliminating the Bucs from the…

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Wallace State’s Garrett Suchey serving as staff ace after Tommy John surgery, graduating with engineering technology degree

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State baseball’s Garrett Suchey faced a lot of uncertainty about his career a little more than two years ago. Suchey was seven games into his freshman season at Wallace State in 2014, tossing 21 2/3 innings before experiencing elbow troubles. Suchey, a former honorable mention All-State selection out of Mortimer Jordan,…

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Wallace State’s Sylas Elliott named Jack Nicklaus Award semifinalist; WSCC baseball wraps up regular season

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State sophomore golfer Sylas Elliott has been named a 2016 Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year Award semifinalist. Finalists in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) ranks will be named Wednesday and recipients named June 2. The five finalists to receive the Jack Nicklaus National Player of the Year…

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Wallace State softball wins 10th ACCC/Region 22 tournament championship, Dailey named MVP

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ALABASTER, ALA. – Wallace State’s softball team needed five minutes Monday to put a bow on its 10thAlabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament championship. Wallace State was three outs away from wrapping up the championship on Sunday, but a thunderstorm struck Alabaster’s Veteran’s Park and suspended the tournament finale vs. rival Shelton State. Once…

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WSCC softball edges Central Alabama in ACCC/Region 22 tournament opener; WSCC baseball sweeps Central Alabama

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ALABASTER, ALA. – Sarah Ellen Battles and Katie Parr each hit a solo homer, and Wallace State’s softball team rallied for a 4-3 victory over Central Alabama on Friday in its Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament opener at Veteran’s Park. Wallace State, which overcame three different deficits against the Lady Trojans, seized control…

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