Early last week A Iola Indians head coach Troy Smith said his entire squad was going to be available for Fridays doubleheader to face Emporia. They were, and Smiths side made the most of it.
The Indians snapped Emporias six-game winning streak with scores of 5-3 and 4-0 Friday evening at Riverside Park.
It feels great to have everybody back and you could tell tonight, Smith said. We played better as a unit, not like those four games where we didnt have everybody. When we have everybody, I feel like everyone knows their role and were better.
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