Wallace State volleyball cruises to three ACCC wins at home; Women’s golf finishes runner-up in WSCC Invitational

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team continues to roll in Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) action. The Lions notched three league victories in a two-day stretch this week, beating Southern Union and Gadsden State on Wednesday and Lawson State on Thursday at Tom Drake Coliseum. After playing its first 17 matches on the road,…

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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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WSCC softball eliminated at NJCAA National Championship, closes season at 39-18; WSCC women’s golf finishes 12th in nation

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State softball’s pursuit of a third national title ended late Thursday night as the Lions were eliminated at the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Division I National Championship by North Central Texas. North Central Texas scored three runs in the bottom of the fourth inning to take a 7-6 edge…

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Willoughby named 2nd-team PING All-American; WSCC baseball, softball & tennis postseason updates

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Wallace State freshman golfer Chip Willoughby was named a 2nd-team PING All-American by the Golf Coaches Association of American on Monday prior to the Lions teeing off Tuesday for the first round of the NJCAA Division I National Championship in Garden City, Kan. Prior to the event, Willoughby and fellow Wallace State golfer Brandon LaCasse…

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Wallace State’s women’s golf team won the inaugural ACCC/Region 22 tournament championship on Tuesday. Team members are, from left, Abbi Yeager, Annalee Stephens, Madison Autwell, Dalys Mullican, Ashley McCormick and Bradi Ruehl.

Wallace State’s women’s golf team wins inaugural ACCC/Region 22 tournament championship

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s golf team made history Tuesday, winning the first Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC)/Region 22 tournament at Cross Creek Golf Course. The Lady Lions built a seven-shot lead over Snead State during Monday’s opening round and won the two-day event by 15 strokes. Wallace State freshman Annalee Stephens was the…

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Hammonds lifts WSCC softball to sweep over Calhoun; WSCC women’s golf finishes 5th at Redhawk Classic

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Amber Hammonds finished a combined 6-for-6 with two homers and seven RBIs, and Wallace State’s softball team swept a doubleheader from Calhoun at Bobby McCracken Stadium on Thursday, winning 8-0 and 6-1. Hammonds, a sophomore from Hewitt-Trussville, went 3-for-3 in the opener with a homer and three RBIs and added a three-run…

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Wallace State women’s tennis knocks off Faulkner State; WSCC women’s golf finishes runner-up at Calhoun Invitational

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s women’s tennis team notched its second consecutive victory on Thursday, defeating conference foe Faulkner State, 6-3, at home. Wallace State’s women prevailed in all three doubles matches (Emily Graves and Kelsi Wilson; Nikki Rakestraw and Tempie Ennis; Molly Whitlock and Emily Wilson). Kelsi Wilson, Ennis and Whitlock also notched singles…

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WSCC athletics roundup: WSCC basketball postseason begins Friday; baseball, women’s golf, tennis & softball updates

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s basketball teams wrapped up the regular season at Snead State on Monday night and now prepare for the postseason. Wallace State’s women’s team hosts an Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) play-in game vs. Wallace Community College-Selma on Friday at 5:30 p.m. at Tom Drake Coliseum. The winner advances to play…

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Wallace State shortstop Kolby Robinson begins a double play in the Lions’ first game against Jackson State on Saturday.

Wallace State athletics roundup: Golf season preview; baseball & women’s tennis weekend recaps

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HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s golf team gets the 2017 spring season underway today at Eastern Florida State College’s Titan Invitational in Melbourne, Fla. The Lions are playing 36 holes today and 18 on Tuesday. Wallace State’s men’s team is the three-time defending Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) champion and has won 13 titles…

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