Wallace State basketball teams notch weekend sweep on road

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball team’s swept Wallace Community College-Selma on the road over the weekend. The Lady Lions cruised to a 74-49 win and the Wallace State men prevailed, 68-51. In the women’s game, Gabby Hill finished with 12 points, seven assists and five rebounds, Sydney Powell scored 12 points behind four 3-pointers…

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Wallace State’s 2017-2018 women’s basketball team is made up of, front row, from left, Joy Sadler, Gabby Hill, Tykeah Rogers, Karlie Hudson, Ahziala Wright, Alexis Osteen, Marquise Cobbs and Sydney Powell; back row, from left, Presley Higdon, Channing Gafford, DeMaurea Moore, Desiree Tyner, Jada Golden, Miajah Bullock and Madison Caters. Wallace State’s interim coach is Jessica McBrayer and the assistant coach is Morgan Smith. Courtney Fountain and Kelsey Rogers are managers.

Wallace State’s women’s basketball opens 2017-2018 season Saturday with deep sophomore class

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – With three returning starters and eight sophomores, Wallace State’s women’s basketball team expects to be fast, athletic and feature a deep roster during the 2017-2018 season. The Lady Lions’ new season gets cranked up Saturday as they travel to Columbia State for the opener. “We have strong sophomore experience and that’s shown…

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Dr. Christopher Parker, NJCAA CEO/Executive Director, impressed with WSCC athletics programs, facilities during visit

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Dr. Christopher Parker, the new CEO/Executive Director of the National Junior College Athletic Association, visited Wallace State recently, meeting the college’s coaches and touring the athletics facilities on campus. Parker joined the NJCAA in July and is making an effort to visit NJCAA member schools across the United States. During his trip…

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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’s women’s basketball team closes season at 22-10 after ACCC tournament semifinal loss

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BIRMINGHAM, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball had its season end Thursday at the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament, losing 85-42 to eighth-ranked and top-seeded Shelton State in the semifinals. Morgan Higgins led Wallace State with 14 points and five rebounds, while Alex Lowery added seven points off the bench. Karlie Hudson, Kelsey…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team rolls to convincing ACCC quarterfinal victory behind 16 3-pointers

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BIRMINGHAM, ALA. – A scorching start easily sent Wallace State’s women’s basketball team into the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 semis after a convincing 102-54 quarterfinal victory over Alabama Southern at Lawson State’s Arthur Shores Fine Arts Building on Wednesday afternoon. The Lady Lions (22-9) jumped out to an insurmountable 34-5 cushion by the…

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WSCC athletics roundup: Women’s basketball plays in ACCC quarterfinals on Wednesday; softball sweeps DH vs. Alabama Southern

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team continues action in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) postseason on Wednesday as the Lady Lions play Alabama Southern in a quarterfinal game at 3 p.m. at Lawson State. Wallace State (21-9) advanced to the quarterfinals after an 87-75 victory over Wallace Community College-Selma in an ACCC…

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