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Wednesday, January 27, 2021

    National Hispanic Heritage Month: WSCC student Sebastian Arce shares Colombian heritage

    HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College is recognizing National Hispanic Heritage Month through Oct. 15. Men’s tennis star sophomore Sebastian Arce, among the many students on campus of Hispanic or Latino descent, is perhaps the one who’s traveled the farthest to attend Wallace State. Arce, who...

    UAB Football opens 2020 season Thursday with Central Arkansas

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The UAB football team is set to open the 2020 season this Thursday, Sept. 3, by hosting Central Arkansas at Legion Field. Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. on ESPN3. The Blazers enter the season with extremely high expectations as the back-to-back C-USA West...

    UAB at Miami football game changed to September 10

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The UAB football game at Miami, which was originally scheduled for September 17, has been changed to Thursday, September 10, the two universities announced Thursday. The date change comes in coordination with the ACC announcing its complete slate, which features a 10-game conference schedule plus one non-conference game. The Blazers were...

    UAB Football plans to accommodate fans at Legion Field

    BIRMINGHAM – The UAB Department of Athletics will be operating UAB Football games at Legion Field to accommodate fans with social distancing measures in place this fall. Football season ticket holders, UAB students and student-athlete guests will have top priority as seats are allocated leading into the 2020 season. UAB...

    Wallace State’s Imari Martin named ASWA Community College Athlete of the Year

    HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Imari Martin was recognized over the weekend as the 2020 Alabama Sports Writers Association (ASWA) Community College Athlete of the Year, marking the second consecutive year a Wallace State athlete has earned the award.  Martin, who was honored at the Alabama High School Athletic Association (AHSAA)...

    Wallace State’s athletics schedule for 2020-2021 altered in recent NJCAA decision; volleyball postponed until Spring 2021

    HANCEVILLE, ALA. – Wallace State Community College’s athletics schedule will be altered during the 2020-2021 academic year after a recent mandate announced by the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA). Among the changes are Wallace State’s volleyball team will now compete during the Spring 2021 semester and the women’s...

    Wallace State announces plans for Fall Semester operations

    HANCEVILLE, Ala. – Wallace State Community College will begin fall semester classes, as scheduled, on August 17, 2020.  Classes will take place both online and on campus, and are available during the day, in the evening and on weekends.  All classes with on-campus instruction will be offered in a hybrid format, with...

    Jim Thorpe Award tabs Brontae Harris on Preseason Watch List

    BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Despite missing all of last season with a foot injury, senior Brontae Harris has been named to the Paycom Jim Thorpe Award Preseason Watch List, annually presented to the nation’s best defensive back by the Oklahoma Sports Hall of Fame. Harris is one of 49 players recognized...

    Former Auburn, Cullman standout Thompson joins Cubs’ summer camp

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. – The season isn’t quite over yet for Keegan Thompson. This year’s minor league baseball season was canceled in June, but the former Cullman High School and Auburn standout was added to the Chicago Cubs’ summer camp roster Tuesday. Thompson reported to the Four Winds...

    Wallace State athletics has 4 programs, 41 student-athletes recognized by NJCAA for academic achievements

    HANCEVILLE, ALA. –  Four Wallace State Community College teams and 41 student-athletes have earned National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) academic recognition for the 2019-2020 academic year. Wallace State’s women’s cross country and softball teams compiled the second-best GPA in the nation in their respective sports and the men’s cross...