TOPEKA Bradyn Coles no-hitter against Marysville Wednesday night propelled the A Iola Indians to a 5-0 win to start the Junior Kansas State Tournament in Topeka.
The win over Marysville has the Indians sitting pretty atop their pool.
Both teams started slowly on the scoreboard. Even Cole struggled to find his pitches in the first inning. Indians head coach Troy Smith said the walks came from the umpires inconsistent strike zone at the start, but once the umpire started calling with consistency, Cole took off.
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