Wallace State Community College athletics to reintroduce cross country programs beginning in August 2017

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State Community College is reintroducing its men’s and women’s cross country programs beginning with the 2017 fall season, Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics has announced. Before being discontinued in June 2008, Wallace State previously fielded cross country teams and won a men’s Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) title during its…

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Wallace State’s men’s tennis team wins ACCC/Region 22 championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s tennis team has needed only one season to get back to the pinnacle of the Alabama Community College Conference. The Lions outlasted Marion Military Institute in the men’s ACCC/Region 22 tournament on Saturday at the Jimmy Johns Tennis Complex in Decatur, clinching the championship in the program’s first campaign…

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Wallace State’s tennis teams open postseason play today in Decatur; WSCC softball closes regular season with DH sweep

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s tennis teams open play today in their first Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament since 2004. The two-day event is at the Jimmy Johns Tennis Complex at Point Mallard in Decatur. Wallace State’s men’s team reeled off wins in three consecutive matches to close the regular season, beating Gadsden…

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Wallace State’s women’s golf team won the inaugural ACCC/Region 22 tournament championship on Tuesday. Team members are, from left, Abbi Yeager, Annalee Stephens, Madison Autwell, Dalys Mullican, Ashley McCormick and Bradi Ruehl.

Wallace State’s women’s golf team wins inaugural ACCC/Region 22 tournament championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s golf team made history Tuesday, winning the first Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament at Cross Creek Golf Course. The Lady Lions built a seven-shot lead over Snead State during Monday’s opening round and won the two-day event by 15 strokes. Wallace State freshman Annalee Stephens was the…

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Wallace State softball’s Ledbetter, Hammonds sign with UNA, UAH respectively

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State softball sophomores Brittany Ledbetter and Amber Hammonds each signed letter of intents recently to continue their collegiate careers at UNA and UAH respectively. There may be no player more mentally strong on Wallace State’s roster than Ledbetter, the team’s sophomore ace on the mound. Ledbetter’s family lost all of their…

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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 baseball wins series vs. Shelton State as Putman recognized for milestone; WSCC men’s tennis beats Gadsden State

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s 13th-ranked baseball team captured its fourth consecutive conference series win over the weekend, taking three of four games from rival Shelton State. The Lions (33-7, 13-3 Alabama Community College Conference) swept the Bucs in Tuscaloosa last Thursday, winning 2-1 and 14-11, and split the final two games on Saturday at…

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Hammonds lifts WSCC softball to sweep over Calhoun; WSCC women’s golf finishes 5th at Redhawk Classic

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Amber Hammonds finished a combined 6-for-6 with two homers and seven RBIs, and Wallace State’s softball team swept a doubleheader from Calhoun at Bobby McCracken Stadium on Thursday, winning 8-0 and 6-1. Hammonds, a sophomore from Hewitt-Trussville, went 3-for-3 in the opener with a homer and three RBIs and added a three-run…

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Wallace State baseball wins series against Marion Military Institute, reaching 30 wins on season

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team won its third consecutive conference series over the weekend, winning three games against Marion Military Institute. The Lions (30-6, 10-2 Alabama Community College Conference) opened the series with a pair of wins at James C. Bailey Stadium on Friday and earned the series win with a split at…

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