Wallace State Lady Lions outlast Chattahoochee Valley behind new-look starting lineup

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – A new-look starting lineup yielded profitable results for the Wallace State Lady Lions in a 72-66 victory over Chattahoochee Valley Community College at Tom Drake Coliseum on Saturday. Sophomore guard Hannah Vest, who nailed five 3-pointers, finished with 18 points for Wallace State, Morgan Higgins scored 15 in her first start in…

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Wallace State men’s basketball coasts past Southern Union; Lady Lions fall late to Lady Bison

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team collected its second convincing conference victory in three days, coasting to a 73-48 triumph over Southern Union on Thursday night at Tom Drake Coliseum. Sophomore guard Marcus Barham scored a game-high 15 points, Immanuel King had 14 and freshman Jaylen McCoy added 11 points for the Lions,…

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Wallace State Community College athletics to reintroduce tennis programs in August 2016

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College is reintroducing its men’s and women’s tennis programs beginning with the 2016 fall season, Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics has announced. Before the tennis programs were discontinued in 2004, they accounted for four of the seven NJCAA national titles earned by Wallace State athletics. The men’s program…

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Barham’s career night propels Wallace State men in conference opener; Lady Lions fall to Gadsden State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State men’s sophomore guard Marcus Barham registered a career-high 30 points and the Lions rolled to a 79-62 triumph over Gadsden State in their conference opener Tuesday night. Barham entered the game as Wallace State’s leading scorer and more than doubled his season average (12.3 ppg) against the Cardinals, knocking down…

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Freshman duo lifts Wallace State men’s basketball past Cleveland State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Four Wallace State men finished with double figures, including freshmen Jaylen McCoy and Nubian Spann, and the Lions wrapped up non-conference action Thursday with a 70-51 victory over Cleveland State Community College at Tom Drake Coliseum. McCoy poured in 15 points behind five 3-pointers for Wallace State, Marcus Barham had 15, Spann…

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Wallace State women’s basketball tunes up for ACCC play with convincing win over Columbia State

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team posted its most dominant effort of the season on Tuesday, rolling past Columbia State 71-45 at Tom Drake Coliseum. The Lady Lions marched out to a 20-2 cushion at the end of the first quarter and didn’t yield a field goal until the 5:55 mark in the…

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A look back at 2015 Wallace State athletics

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s softball, men’s golf and volleyball teams each captured Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) championships in 2015, the women’s basketball team made program history at the national tournament and the baseball team finished conference runner-up, adding another successful chapter to the college’s athletic achievements. The past 12 months also featured Wallace…

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Wallace State forward Immanuel King skies for a  dunk in the first half of the Lions’ victory over Wallace Community College-Selma on Saturday.

Wallace State men’s basketball coasts past Wallace-Selma; Lady Lions fall to Lady Patriots in home opener

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Sophomore Kylen Butler poured in a game-high 16 points, Derylton Hill added 14 off the bench and Wallace State’s men’s basketball team rolled past Wallace Community College-Selma with a 70-47 victory Saturday afternoon at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State (10-2) overcame an early 17-7 deficit, led by two at the half and…

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Cidavia Hall skies for a potential kill in a match this season. Hall led the conference in kills, kills per set, hitting percentage, blocks and blocks per set.

Wallace State volleyball’s Cidavia Hall named a NJCAA 2nd-team All-American

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State volleyball middle hitter Cidavia Hall earned another impressive honor on Thursday as she was named a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I second-team All-American. Hall, a 6-foot-1 sophomore, led the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) this season in five categories, compiling 506 kills, a .631 hitting percentage, 3.86…

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