After carefully examining nominations, The Register is ready to announce the nominees for July Allen County Area Athlete of the Month.
Isaac Vink The former Iola High and current KU student, has helped the AA Iola Indians reach state for the eighth time in the last nine years. This will be Vinks seventh trip to state counting high school and Legion baseball. Vink also leads the Indians in ERA and innings pitched.
Bradyn Cole This summer, Cole was deemed the future of Iola pitching by A Iola Indians head coach Troy Smith. Most recently, Cole tossed a no-hitter in the Indians first game of the Junior American Legion Kansas State Tournament against Marysville. Cole has also been preparing for the Iola High Mustangs upcoming football season.