New scenery usually means uncertainty, just ask Colony native Zach Beckmon. The Lancers ace was unaware how this summer would pan out after agreeing to join the AA Iola Indians for the summer.
Last year, the Indians successfully brought the AA American Legion Kansas State Championship back to Iola. One piece Iola lacked was a left-handed pitcher. Beckmon fills the void, giving them a good chance to repeat.
During the spring, Crests head baseball coach Roland Weir, mentioned Beckmons name to Indians head coach Jason Bauer. Weir believed Beckmon could be a solid addition to the Indians pitching staff for the summer. When Bauer saw Beckmon play, he was at his best.