When Martin “Sully” Sullivan and Lynsey “Tilly” Brown crossed the Atlantic Ocean to attend the wedding of Lynsey’s son, Cameron Simpson, they never dreamed they’d become permanent residents, but thanks to COVID-19 and the charm of rural Kansas, they’ve decided to make Iola home.
It all began last year when Simpson was recruited to play soccer for Allen Community College.
He’d only talked with coaches and seen pictures on the internet, he said, but decided to take the leap and accept ACC’s offer.
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