Iola Middle School’s basketball B teams picked up a pair of convincing wins Saturday.
The seventh-grade B team rolled past Humboldt 25-4, while the Pony eighth-graders secured a 41-18 victory.
Dalton Ryherd led the way for the seventh-grade squad with 14 points. Nick Vaughn followed with four points, while Bryce Andres, Alex Morrison and Chris White scored two apiece.
Miah Scheimann and Scott Todd each had two points for the Cubs.
In the eighth-grade game, Mason Ingle and Zane Beasley scored 15 and 11 points, respectively to lead Iola. Gage Cleaver scored eight, Darius Greenawalt five and Rhett Allen two.
Humboldt’s Layton Gillespie scored five points, while Jason Mangold had four and Scheimann had three. Edward O’Neal-Wilks, Zach Korte and Caleb Hart scored two points apiece.
Iola travels to Independence today for regular season action, then again Saturday for the IMS Winter Classic.
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