Wallace State volleyball ranked No. 19 in NJCAA Division I preseason poll

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team is ranked No. 19 in the NJCAA Division I preseason poll, released Tuesday. The Lions are recognized in the Top 20 preseason ranking for the seventh time in eight years and will seek their eighth consecutive conference championship this season under coach Randy Daniel. Returning Wallace State sophomores…

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Stefany Pate named new Wallace State cheerleading coach

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Former Wallace State Cheerleader Stefany Pate is the new coach of the college’s varsity squad. Pate, 27, who has worked for Wallace State since February 2014, took reins of the program earlier this summer after long-time leader Rob Metcalf retired from coaching. Metcalf is still an English and speech instructor on campus. Metcalf led…

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Wallace State anglers Ryan Shields, Chayse Freeman fishing in this week’s Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State anglers Ryan Shields and Chayse Freeman have circled this week on their calendars since February. Shields and Freeman are in Campbellsville, Ky., preparing for the 2016 Carhartt Bassmaster College Series National Championship. They’ll practice through Wednesday on Green River Lake and begin competing for a national championship on Thursday. “It…

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Wallace State athletics has six teams earn NJCAA All-Academic honorable mention status

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State athletics had six teams recognized this week as National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) All-Academic honorable mention programs for the 2015-16 academic year after a record 36 student-athletes at the college were named NJCAA Athletes of Distinction. Wallace State’s volleyball team compiled a school-best 3.48 GPA during 2015-16. The Lions,…

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Wallace State has school-record 36 student-athletes recognized by NJCAA for academic achievements

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State athletics had a school-record 36 student-athletes recognized Tuesday as National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Athletes of Distinction for their 2015-16 academic achievements, including eight acknowledged as Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence recipients for finishing with a 4.0 GPA. Wallace State softball had four Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence honorees:…

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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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