Wallace State men’s basketball’s strong defense fuels conference win over Marion Military Institute

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – One of Wallace State’s men’s top defensive efforts of the season resulted in the Lions’ first conference victory against Marion Military Institute on Thursday night. The Lions, who held the Tigers scoreless until the 12:21 mark in the first half, prevailed 64-45 at Tom Drake Coliseum, tying the fewest points allowed this…

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No. 21 Wallace State women’s basketball pushes winning streak to 12 games; WSCC men fall in nightcap to Motlow State

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s 21st-ranked women’s basketball team has pushed its winning streak to 12. Morgan Smith poured in a game-high 19 points, Haven Albright scored 16 and the Lady Lions successfully tuned up for conference action with a 66-54 victory over Motlow State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Thursday night. “After what happened…

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Wallace State Community College athletics to add women’s golf in August 2015

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College will add a women’s golf team beginning with the 2015-16 academic year, announced Wallace State President Dr. Vicki Karolewics this week. “We certainly have an outstanding and championship-caliber men’s golf team at Wallace State, and I felt the time was right to add a women’s golf team to complement the…

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No. 24 Wallace State women’s basketball gets double-double from Morgan Hardy in win over Lakeland College

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s 24th-ranked women’s basketball team capped a perfect two-game stretch in the Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic with a dominant 76-52 victory over Lakeland College (Alberta, Canada) at Tom Drake Coliseum on Sunday. Wallace State’s Morgan Hardy, a sophomore from Hueytown, finished with 12 points and 14 rebounds, setting a career…

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No. 24 Wallace State women edge No. 23 Wabash Valley in Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic; WSCC men fall in OT to undefeated Richard Bland

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball grabbed the upper hand in a battle of nationally-ranked teams during the second day of the Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic, edging No. 23 Wabash Valley College, 71-67, at Tom Drake Coliseum on Saturday. Sophomore guard Kaneisha Mixon set yet another career high with 18 points for the…

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Milbry, Beasley lead Wallace State’s men past Wabash Valley College in Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Freshman Devorice Milbry scored a career-high 15 points, sophomore Kriston Beasley added 12 and the Wallace State men’s basketball team prevailed 66-61 over Wabash Valley (Ill.) College in the opening night of the Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic at Tom Drake Coliseum on Friday. Wallace State, which was playing only its second…

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Wallace State’s basketball teams hosting second annual Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic this weekend

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams are ringing in 2015 with some opponents visiting Tom Drake Coliseum for the first time as they host the second annual Comfort Suites New Year’s Classic on Jan. 2-4. Joining the 24th-nationally ranked Wallace State Lady Lions in the women’s field are Snead State, No. 21 Shelton State,…

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Wallace State women’s basketball breezes past Columbia State in first game as nationally-ranked team

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – A day after cracking the national poll for the first time this season, Wallace State’s 24th-ranked women’s basketball team breezed past Columbia (Tenn.) State on Thursday afternoon, prevailing 64-33 at Tom Drake Coliseum. Kaneisha Mixon scored a team-high 15 points off the bench and fellow sophomore Haven Albright scored 11 of her…

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Wallace State’s Syretha Pride becomes first NJCAA 1st-team All-American in volleyball program history

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State middle hitter Syretha Pride made school history Monday, becoming the first volleyball player to earn recognition as a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I first-team All-American. The Lions, who have won six consecutive conference titles, have enjoyed a string of producing a NJCAA All-American each year since 2009.…

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