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CONWAY, Ark. (KTHV) - Greenbrier softball center fielder Autumn Russell is heading to the University of Arkansas.

It's a big signing for not only Russell but the city as well because she is the first from Greenbrier to sign a softball scholarship with the Lady Razorbacks. Russell says "it's an honor to represent my town the way I am going to be able to."

Arkansas a big fan of Russell's speed and plan to use her in the outfield. She says as soon as the Hogs offered she knew it was the place she wanted to go.

Russell finished her career in Conway with two victories in the annual all-star game for the west team.

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