No. 11 Wallace State softball loses extra-inning heart-breaker in NJCAA Division I National Tournament opener

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ST. GEORGE, UTAH – Wallace State’s softball team lost a heart-breaker in their National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I National Championship opener late Wednesday night at the Canyons Complex, falling to Tyler Junior College, 6-5, in extra innings. The 11th-seeded and scrappy Lions overcame early nerves and a 5-0 deficit to force extra…

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Wallace State baseball finishes ACCC Tournament runner-up; golf, tennis and softball all competing at nationals

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State baseball’s impressive season ended as the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/22 Region runner-up this week in Ozark. The 13th-ranked Lions made a valiant march to the championship game before losing to third-ranked Chattahoochee Valley, 10-5. Wallace State closes the season with a 48-10 record, registering one of the program’s best…

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Wallace State baseball’s Smiths Station trio searching for second ring in four years

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s 10th-ranked baseball team enjoyed one of its best regular seasons in program history, compiling a 44-8 record and winning the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division championship. The Lions are now four wins shy from winning the program’s eighth ACCC tournament championship and first since 2006. After earning a…

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Wallace State Students Receive Awards for Achievements at Annual Ceremony

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. —Students at Wallace State Community College were recognized for their achievements at the college’s recent Awards Night Ceremony, held on the campus in Hanceville.  Awards for campus leadership, scholastic achievement, transfer scholarships, and division honors were among those presented at the ceremony. “We are delighted to have the opportunity to showcase these outstanding…

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Wallace State Holds Ceremony for Scholarship Recipients

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Area students awarded scholarships by Wallace State Community College were recognized during a celebration of student achievement on campus recently. For the 2018-2019 academic year, Wallace State will award more than $1.2 million in Presidential, Leadership, Academic Excellence, Leadership, Health, Career Technical, Performing Arts, Athletic, Summer Honors and other scholarships in addition to…

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Wallace State softball captures 4th consecutive ACCC/Region 22 Tournament championship and 12th overall

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ALABASTER, ALA. – Keeli Bobbitt has jump-started Wallace State softball’s offense from the leadoff spot all season. Once she hit her first collegiate home run leading off Sunday’s Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 Tournament championship game, the Lions had a strong feeling it was going to be a profitable day. Indeed, it was. Wallace…

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Wallace State alum and county music singer Kip Moore continues to churn out hits

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Long before country music star Kip Moore hit the airwaves and became a household name, he was strumming his guitar and belting tunes on Wallace State golf road trips or staging impromptu concerts at his Hanceville apartment. Moore, who has recorded country chart toppers like “Something’ Bout a Truck,” “Pretty Girl” and…

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Wallace State softball’s freshmen have paved way to success as ACCC Tournament begins today

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s softball team can easily pinpoint when their confidence began to increase this season and the plethora of freshmen on the roster grew up. It was a March 8 doubleheader sweep over Lake-Sumter State College on the final leg of a Florida weekend trip. “We were finishing up that swing and…

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball forward Jonathan Andre signs with Northern Arizona

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State men’s basketball forward Jonathan Andre signed a letter of intent with Northern Arizona this week, marking the 14th consecutive season a Lions’ player has inked with a Division I program. Andre, a 6-foot-6 forward from Miami, averaged 12.9 points and 5.8 rebounds for Wallace State during the 2017-2018 season. He…

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