Besides being outstanding athletes by virtue of winning the state baseball championship, the Iola High School Mustangs are also model citizens.
These boys are gentlemen, said Mark Percy, head coach. Wherever they went, Percy said he could count on the boys to exhibit good manners.
For the most part, discipline was not an issue, Percy said, allowing him to concentrate his efforts on the game, and not as a parent, a frequent sub-role for todays teachers and coaches.
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