BURLINGTON — By the time Register readers read this story, Iola American Legion Post 15’s A team may have won a zone championship and a trip to state.
But the A Indians don’t want to count their chickens before they are hatched. They did defeat Burlington 12-1 in five innings Thursday night. That put them in Friday’s championship game of the Kansas American Legion Single A Zone 3 tournament.
Burlington dropped into the losers bracket final against Eureka, an 8-7 winner over Emporia Thursday night. Burlington, which beat Eureka in the opening round on Wednesday, and Eureka played at 6 p.m. Friday.