Wallace State athletics has three players sign Division I scholarships during early signing period

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State baseball left-hander Blake Schilleci signed a letter of intent Wednesday with Auburn University, highlighting an impressive sophomore class to hook on with Division I colleges once they leave Hanceville. Wallace State baseball’s Peyton Hayes also signed to pitch for Murray State, and softball’s Taylor Beshears inked with Jacksonville State. Schilleci,…

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Wallace State basketball teams drop home games to Cleveland State

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams lost their games to Cleveland State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Tuesday night. Four days after a thrilling victory over Andrew College, Wallace State’s women lost 56-48 to the Lady Cougars. Sophomore Jasmine Hollis led Wallace State scorers with 11 points off the bench. Freshman Joy Sadler added…

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Wallace State’s men’s basketball opens 2016-17 season today with reloaded roster

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team opens the 2016-17 season today in Tennessee with a new-look roster and the same championship aspirations. Only two players return from last season’s 26-6 team that finished as the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) regular season championship for the second time in three seasons and earned the…

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Wallace State women’s basketball returns strong sophomore core as 2016-17 season begins Friday

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Despite growing pains last season, Wallace State’s women’s basketball team closed the campaign with their fourth appearance in the conference championship game since 2012. Wallace State hopes to build upon that momentum during the 2016-17 season and take an additional step. The Lady Lions’ season opener is at home Friday as they…

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Wallace State volleyball won its eighth consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 championship on Sunday after sweeping Faulkner State.

Wallace State volleyball wins 8th consecutive ACCC tournament championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team breezed through the 2016 Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament, capping it Sunday with an eighth consecutive tournament championship at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State sophomore Cierra Davis was named tournament MVP, and the Lions beat Faulkner State for the second time in as many days, winning…

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Wallace State volleyball sweeps Faulkner State, one win away from 8th consecutive ACCC championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team is one win away from an 8th consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) championship. The Lions swept Faulkner State in Saturday’s semifinal round, winning 25-13, 25-15, 25-10 at Tom Drake Coliseum, and sending Wallace State into Sunday’s finals. Wallace State (37-2) jumped out to early leads in all…

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Wallace State volleyball sophomores, from left, Tara Miller, Kelsea Bivins and August Newberry each played at Thompson High School before joining the Lions. Wallace State enters the conference tournament as a No. 1 seed and with a 35-2 record.

As ACCC postseason begins, WSCC volleyball sophomore trio from Thompson High savoring final season as long-time teammates

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – In their eighth year as teammates, Wallace State volleyball sophomores Kelsea Bivins, Tara Miller and August Newberry are savoring every minute together during their final season in Hanceville. The Thompson High School graduates have represented the same schools since their seventh-grade year at Thompson Middle School in Alabaster. “It’s special for all…

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WSCC volleyball clinches 9th straight ACCC regular season title; Willoughby wins low medalist at Calhoun Invitational

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team clinched its ninth consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) regular season title on Thursday, beating the Faulkner State Sun Chiefs 25-19, 25-18, 25-16 at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State (30-2, 13-0 ACCC) also notched its 30th victory of the season and extended its conference winning streak to 41…

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Wallace State volleyball hosts Faulkner State on Thursday, looking to secure 9th consecutive regular season title

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team is on the brink of clinching its ninth consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) regular season title. The Lions host Faulkner State at 3 p.m. Thursday at Tom Drake Coliseum and can secure the ACCC’s top seed with a victory over the second-place Sun Chiefs. Wallace State (29-2,…

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