Athletes from Crossett and Hamburg are currently training to compete in the Amateur Athletic Union Junior Olympic Championship track and field event in Greensboro, N.C., later this month.
Aftershock — a 16U fast pitch softball team under the coaching prowess of Chris Flowers and Richie Taunton, both of Crossett — played in the Fastpitch American Softball Association C Class World Series in Hot Springs last weekend.
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Cody Strickland of Hamburg is competing in the 27th annual International Finals Youth Rodeo July 7 to 12 at the Heart of Oklahoma Exposition Center in Shawnee, Okla.
The Ashley County Aces 12U baseball team went undefeated in the United States Specialty Sports Association Arkansas state tournament last weekend in Fort Smith. The team included players Bryson Wheeler, Brooks Bays, Ethan McElroy, Will Harrington, Landon White, Owen Wilson, Bryson Battaglia,…
The 8U and 9U All-Star teams played in the United States Sports Specialty Association tournament in Conway last weekend.
The 11U All-Star team placed second in the United States Sports Specialty Association tournament in Conway last weekend.
Two Hamburg High School Bass Club teams placed in the Student Angler Federation High School State Championship at Lake Ouachita and one team placed in the top five at the World Finals in Alabama.
Members of the Crossett high School class of 1981 are encouraging other classes to join with them on a scholarship for a Crossett football player.
The Crossett Recreation Complex hosted a pre-state baseball tournament for divisions 12U, 10U and 8U on Saturday with visiting teams from Monticello, Magnolia, Fordyce and other south Arkansas towns.
The Crossett boys baseball league wrapped up its season with an awards program and All-Star announcements last week.
The Hamburg High School and Crossett High School cheer squads attended their annual camps last week.
The Crossett Riding Club gave away more than $70,000 in prize money to cowboys and cowgirls from all over the country during the 71st Annual Crossett PRCA Rodeo last week.
The Crossett High School Booster Club hosted its annual sports banquet on Tuesday to honor the CHS athletes and their achievements for the year.
The Ashley County Regulators won first place in the P2A All Gave Some, Some Gave All this weekend in Little Rock. Abott and Ashyr Crow each hit their first out of the park homeruns during the P2A All Gave Some, Some Gave All this weekend in Little Rock. Abott and Ashyr are the sons of Donny …
Four Hamburg fishers now have the chance to compete at the national level.
Hamburg High School’s McKenzie Rice signed with the University of Arkansas at Monticello’s cheer team in April.
The Hamburg High School boys soccer team finished first in the 4A East Conference and advanced to the state tournament.
A Crossett High School school senior signed a basketball scholarship with South Arkansas Community College last week.
For the first time in the young history of Crossett High School soccer, two players were named all state and six were named to the all-conference first team.
The Hamburg Lion softball team officially ended its season last week.
The Crossett track teams traveled to Batesville to defend their state title last week, but this year fell to number five out of 31 teams.
The count is over and Crossett has officially won the Dr. James D. Rankin Memorial trophy for the second year in a row.
The Hamburg Lady Lions softball team won their last four games of the season.
The Crossett track teams will defend their state championship titles this week after hosting the district meet last week.
The Crossett Eagles soccer team won both of their games in overtime last week.
The Crossett baseball team finished its season with an at-home win against Star City last week.
The Crossett junior high track teams won the 4A-8 district track meet last week.
The Crossett Eagles lost two close games back-to-back and are now preparing for their last regular season game.
The Lady Eagle softball team beat Monticello last week, but fell to Parker’s Chapel on the road Monday night.
The Crossett Lady Eagles beat Camden on Thursday, but lost to Magnolia on Friday.
The Crossett Eagle baseball team held together to beat the Hamburg Lions for the second time this season.
The Hamburg Lions baseball team lost by one to the Star City Bulldogs in a home game on Thursday.
The Lady Eagles softball team beat the Lady Lions by five in Crossett Monday night, and is now preparing to face them again on Monday in Lion territory.
The Crossett track team won multiple events in Magnolia in last week’s Panther Relay.
The CHS boys soccer team won at home, but lost on the road last week.
The Hamburg Lions baseball beat Camden Fairview at home Monday night after losing two on the road last week..
The Crosett Eagles baseball team beat Star City 4-2 on the road Monday night.
The Lady Eagles lost to Smackover on the road Thursday night.
The Lady Eagles beat the Warren Lady Jacks 7-6 at home on Monday night. Lexie Cameron slides in safe after pitcher attempts to pick her off of first. The Lady Eagles will travel to Smackover on Thursday. (VAL GAUGHT/News Observer)
The Hamburg Lions baseball team won two out of three games played over school’s Spring Break.
The Crossett Eagles lost to Warren by three on Monday night.
Ashley County professional bull rider, Chase Outlaw claimed the number one spot in the world over the weekend.
The CHS girls soccer team fell 1-0 to the Lakeside Beavers in Lake Village last week. The girls will host Little Rock McClellan on March 26.
The Hamburg Bass Club fished a tournament at GP Lake on March 16.
The Crossett Eagles baseball team beat the Hamburg Lions and Crossett claimed another point for the James D. Rankin trophy, maintaining the lead in the contest.
The Crossett Eagle Junior High track teams hosted and won the Junior High Crossett Relays last week at Yarborough Field.
The Lady Eagle track team finished first out of nine teams in the Crossett Eagle Relay track meet hosted at Yarborough Field on Thursday.
The Crossett Eagle track teams hosted and won the Crossett Eagle Relays meet last week.
The Crossett Eagle baseball team won one and lost one in the Allen Jeter Tournament in Crossett last weekend.
The Crossett Lady Eagles lost to Magnolia at home on Thursday, but grabbed a win over the weekend in a tournament game.
The Hamburg Lion baseball team lost to Warren Thursday and ended with the score tied in a game against South Side.
The Hamburg Lady Lions softball team beat Warren by one on Thursday night on the road.