Iola girls snatch first win; boys fall

The Iola High girls basketball team earned their first win of the season over Central Heights on Monday evening. The boys team lost but showed strides following their opening game against Anderson County.



December 6, 2022 - 2:31 PM

Iola’s Courtland Carson (13) drives into the lane and looks for the rim in the second half of a 60-45 loss at Central Heights on Monday. Photo by Quinn Burkitt

RICHMOND — The Iola High girls basketball team won their first game of the season, defeating Central Heights, 43-31.

The Iola boys lost to Central Heights, 60-45, due to a lack of rebounding and missed shot opportunities.

Girls Basketball 

Iola and Central Heights kept pace alongside each other up until the second half when the Mustangs pulled away behind stout defense and good shooting.