On Friday, April 13th, Cross Hughes, senior at Ouachita River Schools – Acorn High School signed his letter of intent to run with UA Rich Mountain Bucks Cross Country next Fall. Cross is the third signee for UA Rich Mountain. When asked about Cross, Bucks Cross Country Coach Samantha Shores states, “Cross was on the top of our list and he’s a great addition and foundation for our program. He is a natural athlete and it will be exciting to see how he develops into the sport. He’s very fast!”
Recruiter and Assistant Athletic Director Jerod McCormick commented, “We are looking for great student athletes. We want to be as competitive as possible on the course but we want students who will also excel in the classroom. Cross definitely fits that mold and we are looking forward to signing more students from Acorn in the future.”
For more information about Bucks Cross Country at UA Rich Mountain, contact Coach Samantha Shores (firstname.lastname@example.org) and Jerod McCormick (email@example.com) or 479-394-7622 ext. 1421 or 1430.