Mustangs, Fillies Cross Country keep title streaks alive



October 12, 2018 - 11:00 PM

The Iola cross country boys and girls teams pose after winning their respective Pioneer League championships at Burlington Thursday evening. It is the fifth straight win for the boys and the third straight for the girls. Team members are, front row from l

BURLINGTON — For the third straight year, the Pioneer League boys and girls cross country crowns are heading to Iola.

The Mustangs and Fillies swooped down on the league meet in Burlington Thursday night and left with their hands full of medals and a boys and girls league title.

This is the third-straight year that the girls have taken home gold and fifth-straight year for the boys. It is the 16th league title for the boys under head coach Marv Smith and the sixth for the girls.