Wallace State baseball sweeps Calhoun to open ACCC action; No. 9 WSCC softball improves to 25-3

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s baseball team opened conference play with a four-game sweep against Calhoun over the weekend. The Lions’ pitching staff set the tone during the entire series. Sophomore Garrett Brown and freshman Jerry Dale Bowman each recorded complete-game wins in the opening games in Decatur as Wallace State (8-5, 4-0 Alabama Community…

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Wallace State athletics: Tennis, No. 13 softball and women’s golf round-up

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s tennis teams are off to strong starts in Alabama Community College Conference action, sweeping Marion Military Institute this week. Both teams won 8-1 against the Tigers at home as the men remain undefeated after four matches. Sebastian Arce (6-2, 6-0), Nick Hester (6-1, 6-0), Andrew Bizilia (6-0, 6-0), Zach Mastin…

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No. 13 Wallace State softball plays home opener on Tuesday on heels of Daugherty’s 100th victory

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s 13th-ranked softball team is off to a fantastic start during the 2019 season, compiling a 15-2 record. After three weeks on the road, the Lions play at home on three consecutive days, beginning on Tuesday with a doubleheader against Coastal Alabama-North at 2 p.m. Itawamba Community College visits Bobby McCracken…

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WSCC athletics roundup: Men’s basketball claims sole possession of 1st in ACCC North, WBB, softball and baseball updates

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Demarkus Lampley’s game-winning basket with three seconds remaining lifted Wallace State’s men to a thrilling 73-71 victory at Shelton State over the weekend, catapulting the Lions to sole possession of first place in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) North Division. Lampley, a sophomore from Phenix City, finished with a game-high 32…

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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 men’s basketball named NJCAA Academic Team of the Year, eight WSCC teams earn honorable mention status

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team is a champion in the classroom for the 2017-2018 academic year. The Lions have earned distinction as the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Academic Team of the Year for men’s basketball after compiling a cumulative 3.48 GPA this past season. John Meeks’ squad is one of…

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Wallace State has school-record 51 student-athletes recognized by NJCAA for academic achievements

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State athletics had a school-record 51 student-athletes recognized recently for their academic achievements during the 2017-2018 year in list released by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). The new mark surpasses last summer’s record of 41 students. Wallace State had 11 students achieve a 4.0 GPA, each earning NJCAA All-Academic…

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Wallace State softball has season end after late Southern Idaho rally at national championship; Lions finish with 47-13 record

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ST. GEORGE, UTAH – After a wild and entertaining win over Lake Land College, Wallace State’s softball team was on the brink of one of the top upsets in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I National Championship late Thursday night. Southern Idaho didn’t cooperate, rallying for a seven-run seventh inning, and Wallace…

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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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