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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Wallace State Lady Lions’ postseason surge ends in ACCC/Region 22 title game

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball postseason surge ended in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 title game on Friday, falling to top-seeded Shelton State 88-41 at Tom Drake Coliseum. Shelton State, the 5th-ranked team in the nation, won its 18th straight game behind 19 points from tournament MVP Coco Knight and three…

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Wallace State Lady Lions continue postseason surge into ACCC title game; top-seeded WSCC men upset in closing seconds

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – A familiar sight will take place Friday afternoon in the women’s Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament championship game. The Wallace State Lady Lions (14-19) prolonged their impressive tournament run on Thursday, reeling off their third consecutive postseason win with a 56-47 victory over division foe Snead State. Wallace State freshman…

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Wallace State’s women’s basketball team pulls 2nd straight tournament upset, advances to ACCC semis

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s basketball team pulled its second consecutive upset in the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) postseason on Tuesday afternoon, prevailing 62-58 over Southern Union in the ACCC/NJCAA Region 22 tournament quarterfinal round at Tom Drake Coliseum. Wallace State freshman guard Kelsey Houston continued her torrid postseason shooting, finishing with 17…

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Wallace State hosting the women’s and men’s Alabama Community College Conference/NJCAA Region XXII tournaments on March 1-4

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HANCEVILLE – Wallace State Community College is set to host the women’s and men’s Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/NJCAA Region XXII tournaments at Tom Drake Coliseum on March 1-4. The ACCC postseason began over the weekend with first-round games played at host sites in both the women’s and men’s brackets. Sixteen teams will now converge…

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Wallace State baseball drops season opener; WSCC basketball teams record ACCC road sweep

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s baseball team lost its season opener Friday, falling to Motlow (Tenn.) State, 4-2, at James C. Bailey Stadium. Wallace State freshman Cole Collins was 2 for 4 in his collegiate debut, scoring a run in the first inning for the Lions. Wallace State led 1-0 through four innings behind starter…

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No. 12 WSCC softball collects three wins over weekend; 2nd WSCC Sports Hall of Fame class inducted

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s 12th-ranked softball team collected three victories over the weekend in the season-opening JUCO Classic in Clearwater Fla. The Lady Lions (3-4) opened the season by winning consecutive games against Northwest Florida State College and Pasco-Hernando State (Fla.) College. They also defeated Daytona State College on Saturday. Wallace State lost to…

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Wallace State basketball teams sweep Snead State as college inducts second HOF class

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HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State’s basketball teams capped a memorable Sunday at Tom Drake Coliseum with a sweep of Snead State. Playing in front of one of the largest crowds in recent Wallace State basketball history, the Lady Lions earned an impressive 77-67 victory in the opener, and the Wallace State men outlasted Snead State…

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