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Stetson Bishop was selected to attend the 17th annual Xtra Innings Summer Classic at the Arkansas State University campus in Jonesboro on June 14 and 15. The baseball showcase featured 88 of the best underclassmen in the state to compete in front of pro and college scouts. Bishop was clocked…

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Miss Crossett PRCA Rodeo 2020-2021 Ashley Hollis places a sash on the new Miss Crossett Rodeo, Addison Gray of Hamburg, during the rodeo queen crowning ceremony on Saturday, June 5.  Mabry Davis of Hamburg was crowned Teen Miss Crossett PRCA Rodeo Queen. (VERSHAL HOGAN/News Observer)

Yarbrough Field at Crossett High School hosted a track and field event Tuesday evening. Athletes from Hamburg, Crossett, Monticello, Strong and McGehee competed in the events. (VERSHAL HOGAN/News Observer)

The Lady Eagles basketball team punched its ticket to the 4A South Regional Tournament for the second consecutive year and are still going strong in the district tournament. On Monday they snagged their second win of the district tournament with a 63-30 victory over Warren.  Cedreana Gilliam…

The Crossett basketball team was 3-0 playing with only five players while the Eagle football team finished the playoff season. That configuration changed Monday night when the Eagles played their first game with a full team in Dermott.

The Eagles pulled off another win on Friday night that will send them further into the playoffs and turn their eyes toward a possible state run.

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The Crossett Eagles had a slow takeoff when they started their game in the second round of the playoffs Friday night, but the team eventually ran away with the lead and the game to take home the win and advance to Round 3. 

The Hamburg Lions ended their season in Stuttgart on Friday night. The Lions faced the Stuttgart Ricebirds in Round 2 of the playoffs on Friday night after beating Jonesboro Westside 76-47 at home the week before.

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The Hamburg Lions roared louder than the El Dorado Wildcats, but they just couldn’t take to the skies like the Camden Cardinals.

Following a Friday evening meeting of the Great American Conference’s Council of Presidents, the league will suspend all fall and winter sports – basketball, cross country, football, soccer and volleyball – and the two-semester sports of golf and tennis through Dec. 31.