Wallace State athletics has seven teams earn NJCAA All-Academic honorable mention status

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College athletics had seven teams recognized Monday as National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) All-Academic honorable mention teams, a week after a record 41 student-athletes at the college earned individual academic recognition. Wallace State’s women’s tennis team compiled a school-best 3.71 grade point average (GPA) with Nicki Rakestraw and…

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Wallace State has school-record 41 student-athletes recognized by NJCAA for academic achievements

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State athletics had a school-record 41 student-athletes recognized recently for their academic achievements during the 2016-17 year in list released by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). Wallace State had 11 students achieve a 4.0 GPA, earning them NJCAA All-Academic First-Team honors. Wallace State baseball had a team-high five players…

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Wallace State volleyball’s Kelsea Bivins named a NJCAA 2nd-team All-American

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State volleyball outside hitter Kelsea Bivins was recognized this week as a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I second-team All-American, marking the second consecutive year a player from the program earned 2nd-team status. Bivins, a 6-foot-1 sophomore from Thompson High School, led the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) this…

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Wallace State volleyball eliminated from NJCAA Division I national tournament, closes season with 38-4 record

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CASPER, WYO. – One of the best seasons in Wallace State volleyball program history came to an end Friday. The Lions were eliminated at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I national championship, losing to Mineral Area (Mo.) College, 18-25, 25-21, 19-25, 21-25. Wallace State, the tournament’s 12th seed, closes the season with…

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Wallace State volleyball loses NJCAA Division I national tournament opener to 5th-seeded Salt Lake CC

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CASPER, WYO. – Wallace State’s volleyball team dropped its National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I national championship opener Thursday, losing 22-25, 14-25, 16-25 to 5th-seeded Salt Lake Community College at the Casper Events Center. Wallace State, the tournament’s 12th seed, battled the Bruins tough during the first set, overcoming deficits of 6-2 and…

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Wallace State volleyball begins play Thursday at the NJCAA Division I national championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team has earned a No. 12 seed at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I national championship for the second consecutive season. The Lions play fifth-seeded Salt Lake Community College at 4 p.m. CST Thursday in the double-elimination tournament at the Casper (Wyo.) Events Center. All matches…

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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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