Seventh-grade Ponies take 3rd

BURLINGTON — Iola Middle School’s seventh-grade volleyball team finished 1-2 to place third at Saturday’s Burlington Middle School tournament.
After losing in straight sets to Burlington and Chanute, the Ponies defeated Prairie View 25-20, 25-22. They rallied from 20-18 to win the second set.
On the team were Caressa Lowell, Katie Shields, Emma Piazza, Trilby Bannister, Kyra Moore, Torrie Lewis, Haley Slater, Emmalee Seabolt, Jo Lohman and Shelby Reno.
IMS coach Muffy Fehr said the team worked as a unit and showed good movement on the court.
No scores were reported for the losses to Burlington and Chanute and no individual statistics were available to the Register.