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BURLINGTON — Not much went right for Iola High’s Mustangs offensively as the clock wound down Friday evening. Iola missed five straight free throws in the game’s final 78 seconds, had a pair of turnovers…

CARBONDALE — For a quarter, it really did look as if the Iola boys had a shot at knocking off the undefeated, second-ranked in 3A Santa Fe Trail Chargers on the road.  Their defense was…

Iola and some of Humboldt’s younger wrestlers traveled to Fredonia on Saturday.  The Mustangs came away with four top-six finishes while the Cubs struggled against varsity level competition, only getting one placer.  Iola was led…

When the other team hits 13 threes, it’s not your night.  The Iola boys learned this firsthand Friday night when longtime rival Chanute came to town and gave them a Winter Homecoming waxing, beating the…

In its first taste of action at home, Iola High wrestling did not disappoint.  The Mustangs, led by their young core of talented freshmen and sophomores, fought past Humboldt 36-21 and followed that up with…

Iola High School’s Ashley Crane and Tavon Bass were crowned 2019 Winter Homecoming Queen and King Friday, following the IHS basketball games with Chanute. Be sure to check www.iolaregister.com/sports to read about the area prep…

NEODESHA — The 2019 Iola Mustangs live and die by the little things. Things like knowing where they need to be in defensive rotations, not allowing offensive rebounds and effectively moving the ball. When they…

In recent years (and even those not-so-recent) the number of times that Iola and Yates Center have met on a court or a field or even a ball diamond is few in number, despite the…

Down one with less than 10 seconds to play, head coach Luke Bycroft didn’t call a set play. He knew his team and he knew the situation. He didn’t want them wasting time thinking; he…

Both Iola freshman teams came up short Thursday night when the girls hosted Chanute and the boys hosted Parsons. The Fillies fell 34-22 while the young Mustangs lost 38-19. The Iola girls trailed by three…