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 volleyball closes season with 33-9 record after another national tournament appearance

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State volleyball had another impressive season close over the weekend, wrapping up play at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I National Championship in Hutchinson, Kan. Wallace State, seeded No. 14, went toe-to-toe with 11th-seeded Snow (Utah) College in the consolation bracket, falling 25-19, 19-25, 29-27, 18-25, 9-15. The…

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Wallace State volleyball, propelled by Lexie Riggins, begins play this morning at NJCAA Division I National Tournament

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Nothing was guaranteed for Wallace State volleyball middle hitter Lexie Riggins when she first set foot on Wallace State’s campus. “I’ll never forget fighting for that scholarship. I fought for that scholarship and for everything we’ve achieved. I’m happy to say I play volleyball for Wallace State and that I’ve got to…

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No. 19 Wallace State volleyball wins 10th consecutive ACCC tournament championship, District L/M title

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State volleyball’s postseason dominance has now covered an entire decade. The top-seeded Lions went undefeated in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/District L/M Championship at Tom Drake Coliseum over the weekend, winning their 10th consecutive conference tournament title and the inaugural district championship with a thrilling 3-2 victory over Monroe College…

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Wallace State volleyball hosting NJCAA District L/M Championship beginning Friday; Lions seeking 10th straight title

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s 19th-ranked volleyball team begins the postseason Friday, hosting the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) District L/M Championship at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State (30-7) is seeking its 10th consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) tournament championship and has won 11 consecutive matches entering the tournament. The Lions earned the…

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NJCAA District L/M Volleyball Tournament begins Friday

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With the ACCC regular season now complete, attention now turns to postseason play. The NJCAA District L and M Tournament will be held November 2-4 at Wallace State Community College (Tom Drake Coliseum) in Hanceville, AL. Tournament seeds: 1) Wallace State Community College 2) Gadsden State Community College 3) Monroe College, NY (representing Region 15) 4) Lawson…

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Wallace State volleyball wraps up ACCC regular season with perfect mark

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State volleyball has once again completed a perfect regular-season march through the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC). The Lions won 25-7, 25-19, 25-12 at Coastal Alabama-Brewton on Sunday, wrapping up a perfect 16-0 mark in conference action this season. Wallace State (29-7), which has won 10 matches in a row, concludes…

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Wallace State volleyball sweeps Lawson State, securing 11th straight ACCC regular-season title

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s volleyball team clinched an 11th consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) regular-season championship on Wednesday night after sweeping Lawson State at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State prevailed 25-17, 25-21, 25-16, improving to 22-7 overall and a perfect 11-0 in conference play. The Lions have won 70 consecutive conference matches, an…

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Wallace State volleyball registers five ACCC victories in five days, remaining perfect in conference

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. — Wallace State’s volleyball team registered five conference victories over a five-day span, capping the busy stretch on Sunday. The Lions (18-5, 9-0 Alabama Community College Conference) remain undefeated in conference action after defeating Gadsden State, Bevill State, Wallace Community College-Selma, Coastal Alabama –Brewton and Southern Union since last Wednesday. The Gadsden State…

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