Wallace State volleyball sweeps Lawson State, extending lengthy ACCC winning streak

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team swept Lawson State at Tom Drake Coliseum on Thursday night, prevailing 25-11, 25-18, 25-17. The Lions (19-1, 6-0 Alabama Community College Conference) won their second conference match in as many days after defeating Southern Union on Wednesday night. “I didn’t feel we played with the energy and enthusiasm…

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No. 19 Wallace State volleyball breezes through Ohio weekend tournament

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s 19th-ranked volleyball team dominated in the Owens Community College Invitational over the holiday weekend, winning six matches to remain undefeated on the young season. The Lions (8-0) beat Jackson (Mich.) College, Muskegon (Mich.) Community College, Waubonsee (Ill.) Community College, McHenry County (Ill.) College, Oakland (Mich.) Community College and Macomb (Mich.)…

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Wallace State volleyball wins at Lawson State, extending ACCC winning streak to 30 matches

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s 19th-ranked volleyball team swept Lawson State on the road Wednesday night, winning 30-28, 25-14, 25-18. Wallace State, the seven-time defending Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) champion, has won 30 conference matches in a row dating back to October 2013. Sophomore Cierra Davis led Wallace State (2-0, 2-0 ACCC) against the…

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Wallace State’s volleyball team: Pictured are, front row, from left, August Newberry, Jamie Pittman, Alicia Charles, Cierra Davis, Kelsea Bivins, McCall Morrow, MaKenzie Bearden and Tara Miller; back row, from left, manager Savannah Beard, Abby Borden, Kati Thomas, Caroline Gann, coach Randy Daniel, Kaylee Maddox, Jessica Lucio, Macy Smith, Emily Wilson and Hillary Henderson.

No. 19 Wallace State volleyball, the 7-time defending conference champ, opens 2016 season Tuesday

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – As Wallace State volleyball coach Randy Daniel approaches his 10th season with the program, he’s in awe of how fast his time in Hanceville has zipped by. “It seems like yesterday I started coaching here. It goes by so quickly when you’re having fun and trying to figure out how to continue…

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Wallace State volleyball ranked No. 19 in NJCAA Division I preseason poll

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team is ranked No. 19 in the NJCAA Division I preseason poll, released Tuesday. The Lions are recognized in the Top 20 preseason ranking for the seventh time in eight years and will seek their eighth consecutive conference championship this season under coach Randy Daniel. Returning Wallace State sophomores…

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

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State athletics had six teams recognized this week as National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) All-Academic honorable mention programs for the 2015-16 academic year after a record 36 student-athletes at the college were named NJCAA Athletes of Distinction. Wallace State’s volleyball team compiled a school-best 3.48 GPA during 2015-16. The Lions,…

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Wallace State has school-record 36 student-athletes recognized by NJCAA for academic achievements

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State athletics had a school-record 36 student-athletes recognized Tuesday as National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Athletes of Distinction for their 2015-16 academic achievements, including eight acknowledged as Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence recipients for finishing with a 4.0 GPA. Wallace State softball had four Pinnacle Award for Academic Excellence honorees:…

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A look back at 2015 Wallace State athletics

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s softball, men’s golf and volleyball teams each captured Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) championships in 2015, the women’s basketball team made program history at the national tournament and the baseball team finished conference runner-up, adding another successful chapter to the college’s athletic achievements. The past 12 months also featured Wallace…

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Cidavia Hall skies for a potential kill in a match this season. Hall led the conference in kills, kills per set, hitting percentage, blocks and blocks per set.

Wallace State volleyball’s Cidavia Hall named a NJCAA 2nd-team All-American

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State volleyball middle hitter Cidavia Hall earned another impressive honor on Thursday as she was named a National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I second-team All-American. Hall, a 6-foot-1 sophomore, led the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) this season in five categories, compiling 506 kills, a .631 hitting percentage, 3.86…

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