The temperature in the Iola High gym ran high as Cal Leonard sliced and diced his way through the lane on Tuesday night. While Leonard could have settled for the simple left-handed finish, he wanted more.
The senior guard weaved through two defenders and finished with an up-and-under reverse layup that left the Mustang faithful in oohs and aahs. As Leonard hustled back on defense, he managed only a soft smile.
?If you are not having fun, then there is no point in being out there,? Leonard said. ?You have to have fun if you are on the court. It makes the game so much more enjoyable. It gets the crowd into it. And if you are getting the crowd into it, the experience is more special.?
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