Wallace State’s 13th-ranked softball team opens 2019 season today with seasoned roster

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State’s softball team opens the 2019 season today in Panama City, Fla., with a roster featuring 14 sophomores, including a bevy of returning experience. The Lions, ranked 13th in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) preseason poll, return their top two pitchers and the entire outfield this season – a combination…

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Wallace State’s basketball teams notch conference sweep against Lawson State

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Wallace State’s basketball teams notched a conference sweep against Lawson State on Thursday night. The Lady Lions opened the night with a 78-68 victory over the Lady Cougars, and the WSCC men capped the sweep with a 70-56 triumph. Wallace State’s women (16-4, 2-1 Alabama Community College Conference) had three players post double figures, including…

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Wallace State basketball teams begin conference play on Tuesday

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s basketball teams have turned the page to 2019, and that means conference play is looming. Both teams begin Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) action at Gadsden State on Tuesday, and the home opener is Jan. 12 vs. rival Shelton State. The Lady Lions (12-3) have been on a roll, winning…

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J.J. Adams settling in as new Wallace State’s women’s golf coach

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — J.J. Adams is settling in as Wallace State’s head women’s golf coach. Adams inherited the reins of the program in August and led Wallace State to a pair of tournament championships throughout the fall semester season, winning both the Wallace State Invitational and the Jefferson State Invitational. Adams is a Wallace State…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team wins third consecutive game

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s women’s basketball team notched a 78-67 road victory at Roane State over the weekend, extending the Lady Lions’ winning streak to three games. Imari Martin and DeMaurea Moore each paced with Wallace State with 16 points apiece. Moore added eight rebounds, while Martin had seven assists. Sophomore Jada Golden scored…

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Wallace State volleyball’s Lexie Riggins earns NJCAA 2nd-team All-American recognition

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State volleyball’s Lexie Riggins has been named a National Junior College Athletic (NJCAA) Division I 2nd-team All-American. Riggins, a 5-foot-11 middle hitter from Chelsea, led the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) with a .406 hitting percentage and was third in the league with 428 kills, helping Wallace State win its 10th…

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Wallace State baseball sophomores, from left, Garrett Brown, Easton Kirk and Robert Coleman have each inked with four-year colleges. Brown is headed to Samford, Kirk to Troy University and Coleman to West Georgia.

Wallace State baseball has three sophomores sign with four-year programs

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s baseball team had three sophomores recognized at a ceremony on Tuesday for signing their respective letter of intents with four-year programs. Garrett Brown is headed to Samford University, Easton Kirk has signed with Troy University and Robert Coleman has inked with the University of West Georgia. “Like all of the…

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Wallace State’s Cross Country Teams Recognized by Hanceville City Council

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HANCEVILLE, Ala.–Wallace State’s 2018-19 Cross Country teams were recognized by Hanceville City Council Tuesday night with a resolution congratulating both men’s and women’s teams on their recent Alabama Community College Conference Championships. Members of the team accompanied Dr. Ryan Smith and Coaches Stan Narewski and Tony Crider to the meeting.  The team presented Mayor Kenneth…

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