Damon Calvert becomes 2nd WSCC tennis signee; WSCC softball’s Shelby Brown signs with Faulkner University

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Damon Calvert was perfectly content pursuing a computer science degree at Wallace State. That was until a leisurely tennis match with a friend ultimately led to a scholarship with the Lions. Wallace State is reintroducing its men’s and women’s tennis programs this fall after they were discontinued in 2004, and Calvert, a…

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Wallace State southpaw Jesse Scott delivers a pitch to a Southern Union batter on Thursday.

Wallace State softball stays hot with sweep of Calhoun; WSCC baseball drops pair to Southern Union

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State softball continued to roll through conference play Thursday night, sweeping a doubleheader against Calhoun at Bobby McCracken Stadium. The Lady Lions overcame a 5-0 deficit in the opener, scoring seven unanswered runs for a 7-5 victory, and sophomore Julia Dailey tossed a complete game in a 3-2 triumph in the…

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Wallace State softball keeps pace atop ACCC North standings with sweep of Southern Union

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s softball team swept Southern Union at Bobby McCracken Stadium on Tuesday night, winning 10-2 in five innings and 6-1, as the Lady Lions improved to 11-0 at home. As the calendar flips to the second go-around in league play, the Lady Lions, the nine-time Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) champions,…

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Wallace State softball sweeps Gadsden State, extending ACCC winning streak to 10 games

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s softball team continued its perfect run through the conference on Wednesday, sweeping Gadsden State at Bobby McCracken Stadium. Freshman pitcher Brittany Ledbetter notched two more victories on the mound, and Wallace State (29-17, 10-0 Alabama Community College Conference) extended its winning streak to 10  games. The Lady Lions, a nine-time…

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Wallace State baseball sweeps Calhoun in 4-game set; WSCC softball remains perfect in ACCC play

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team has opened Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) play in impressive fashion, sweeping Calhoun in a four-game series over the weekend. The Lions (19-9, 4-0 ACCC) won a pair of games in Decatur last Thursday and capped the sweep with two more victories at James C. Bailey Stadium over…

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Going out on top

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – As Jayne Clem prepares for her induction into the Cullman County Sports Hall of Fame next month, she is getting ready for a new phase in her career.  After 34 years of coaching, the last 17 as head coach of the Wallace State Lady Lions softball team, she has decided to retire.…

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Wallace State men’s golf finishes tournament runner-up at Stonebridge Invitational; WSCC softball sweeps conference DH

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s golf team finished tournament runner-up Tuesday at the Stonebridge Invitational in Albany, Ga. Visiting Albany for the second time in three weeks, the Lions put together their best finish of the spring, highlighted by Trey Hanvey shooting a 1-under par 215. The freshman from Fairview finished third, earning all-tournament…

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Wallace State baseball splits DH with Northeast Mississippi; WSCC softball extends winning streak to 11

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s baseball team split a doubleheader with Northeast Mississippi Community College at James C. Bailey Stadium on Wednesday, winning the nightcap 4-1. The Lions (14-9) dropped the opener 7-2 in a pair of seven-inning games. With the first conference series looming next week, a handful of Lions made good impressions on…

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No. 12 Wallace State softball extends winning streak to 9 games; WSCC baseball and golf updates

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s 12th-ranked softball team is on a roll. The Lady Lions swept Lansing (Mich.) College in a doubleheader in their home opener on Sunday, winning 3-0 and 10-2. Wallace State (15-15) has won nine consecutive games after a slow start to the season. In Sunday’s finale, freshman Amber Hammonds finished a…

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