Wallace State baseball drops ACCC/Region 22 tournament opener to Wallace Community College-Dothan

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Wallace State’s baseball team dropped its Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament opener at Ozark on Friday, losing 4-2 to Wallace Community College-Dothan. Wallace-Dothan never trailed, scoring a pair of runs in the fourth and sixth innings at Eagle Stadium. Wallace State-Hanceville starter Landon Hughes (7-5) struck out nine batters over…

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Wallace State baseball gears up for ACCC/Region 22 tournament with DH split against Marion Military

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team has some momentum heading into this weekend’s Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament in Ozark after splitting a doubleheader at home Monday against Marion Military Institute. Wallace State (24-22, 12-16 ACCC) exploded for a six-run fourth inning in Monday’s finale and prevailed 8-1, tallying the most runs…

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No. 6 Wallace State golf qualifies for 20th NJCAA Division I tournament appearance after finishing fourth at District 4 championships

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s sixth-ranked golf team qualified for the program’s 20th national tournament this week after finishing fourth in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) District 4 championships at Willow Point Country Club in Alexander City. Wallace State freshman Sylas Elliott and sophomore Cooper Brown both finished with a 16-over par 232,…

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No. 3 Wallace State softball rallies late to claim 9th ACCC/Region 22 tournament championship

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ALABASTER – Mackenzie Hill and the Wallace State sophomores have their softball championship. Hill scored the game-winning run on a wild pitch in the bottom of the eighth inning on Monday afternoon, sending Wallace State’s third-ranked softball team to a 5-4 victory over Shelton State in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament championship…

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Third-ranked Wallace State softball begins postseason play Friday, seeking 9th conference title

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s third-ranked softball team has won 56 games, 11 in a row and 34 of 36 as the Lady Lions begin postseason play Friday in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament at Veteran’s Park in Alabaster. Four more victories separate top-seeded Wallace State from earning its ninth conference championship…

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Marcus Pollard signed autographs for Wallace State students after his presentation and also took pictures with those who asked.

Marcus Pollard, former NFL tight end and “The Amazing Race” star, discusses “C’s” to success during Arts in April festivities

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Marcus Pollard has a special place in his heart for community colleges. After all, Pollard, a former NFL tight end and “The Amazing Race” star, began his athletic career playing basketball at Seward County Community College in Liberal, Kansas. Pollard went on to star on the hardwood at Bradley University in Illinois…

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Former Wallace State Student-Athlete Marcus Johnson Recognized by Alabama State Board of Education as Student Success Story

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.–Wallace State Community College alumnus Marcus Johnson was celebrated as a community college success story during the April work session of the State of Alabama Board of Education. Wallace State President Vicki Hawsey Karolewics provided an introduction for Johnson, a former star of the Wallace State Lions basketball team, now at Samford University.  “Marcus…

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No. 8 Wallace State golf edges Faulkner State in playoff, winning 2nd consecutive ACCC/Region 22 championship and 12th title overall

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s eighth-ranked golf team captured its second consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 championship and 12th overall on Tuesday, outlasting Faulkner State in a one-hole playoff at Point Mallard. Wallace State trailed Faulkner State by six strokes heading into Tuesday’s final round, but the Lions scratched and clawed over the…

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No. 6 Wallace State softball clinches 10th straight ACCC North title; WSCC baseball swept by Southern Union

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s sixth-ranked softball team clinched its 10th consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division title on Sunday, sweeping Marion Military Institute at Bobby McCracken Stadium. The Lady Lions (52-11, 23-1 ACCC) secured the division crown in convincing fashion, winning 11-0 and 8-0 in a pair of five-inning games against the…

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