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2017-2018 Wallace State men's basketball team

Wallace State’s men’s basketball opens 2017-2018 season today with new-look roster

in Athletics, Headlines, Men's Basketball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s men’s basketball team opens the season today on the road at Tennessee Wesleyan College with an overhauled and intriguing roster. Wallace State has a plethora of new faces on its roster as coach John Meeks enters his eighth season with the program. “It was fun to recruit these guys. They’re…

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Wallace State’s volleyball team seeking 9th consecutive ACCC tournament title this weekend

in Athletics, Headlines, Volleyball

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s volleyball team need three wins, beginning Saturday, to secure its ninth consecutive Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) tournament championship. Once again, the Lions are the tournament’s top seed after navigating through the regular season with a 31-8 record and a perfect 16-0 mark in conference action. The 2017 tournament is…

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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

in Athletics, Headlines, Women's Basketball

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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Record amount raised at 13th annual Student Investment Luncheon

in Alumni, Community, Financial Aid, Headlines

HANCEVILLE, Ala. — Hundreds of supporters of Wallace State Community College gathered Wednesday, Nov. 1, for the 13th annual Future Foundation Student Investment Luncheon and raised more than $253,000 for scholarships, technology, entrepreneurship and opportunity to improve the lives of students and enhance opportunities for surrounding communities. “We couldn’t be more pleased with the outpouring…

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Achieving the Dream Recognizes Community Colleges as Exemplars ATD Network Institutions Named 2017 Leader Colleges

in Academic, Admissions, Alumni, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Graduation, Headlines, Health, Oneonta, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA.  – Achieving the Dream (ATD) today announced that Wallace State Community College, with campuses in Hanceville and Oneonta, Ala., is one of eight community colleges in the ATD Network to have earned Leader College status, the organization’s highest designation awarded to institutions that have shown three years of steady improvement in two outcomes that…

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Wallace State’s cross country teams finish ACCC runner-up

in Athletics, Community, Cross Country, Headlines, Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s cross country teams each finished conference runner-up at the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) meet held on campus over the weekend. Wallace State’s men’s team had four runners earn All-Tournament recognition: Victor Bravo, Tyler Crowden, Dustin Howell and Christian Baker. Bravo finished fourth in the event for the Lions, clocking…

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Spain Park High wins BEST Award for 2nd straight year at WSCC, Marshall Technical School and Good Hope Middle also advance

in Academic, Community, Headlines, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Spain Park High School won its second consecutive North Alabama BEST (Boosting Engineering, Science and Technology) Robotics competition at Wallace State Community College on Friday, earning the 2017 BEST Award. Matching its total from last year, Spain Park took home trophies in nine categories. Along with the BEST Award, Spain Park was…

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Wallace State cross country teams hosting Marion Military Institute on Saturday for ACCC championship meet

in Athletics, Community, Cross Country, Headlines, Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State’s cross country teams are set to host Marion Military Institute on Saturday at noon for the Alabama Community College Conference (ACCC) championship meet. It’s the first conference meet for Wallace State cross country in 10 years after the program was reinstated this fall. “It’s a big deal for us to…

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Wallace State hosts approximately 1,400 high school sophomores during 3rd annual college Showcase

in Academic, Community, Dual Enrollment, FastTrack, Financial Aid, Fine and Performing Arts, Headlines, Health, Oneonta, Student Activities, Technical

HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State recently hosted its third annual college Showcase at Tom Drake Coliseum, allowing approximately 1,400 sophomores from the area a chance to preview the programs and opportunities available at the college. Wallace State hosted high schools from Blount, Cullman and Winston Counties, all within the college’s service area. Students initially arrived…

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