Burton blanks Iola to claim top seed from District 26-2A

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MUMFORD, Texas (KBTX) -- Burton beat Iola 10-0 in a playoff battle for the top seed out of District 26-2A Monday night in Mumford.

The Bulldogs beat Burton 2-1 last Tuesday to force a playoff, but the Panthers bounced back in a big way tonight.

Burton scored one in the first, two in the third, and three in the fourth to jump out to a 6-0 lead.

Cade Weiss was dominant on the mound for Burton and Tristan Brantley led the way at the plate.

Burton will face West Hardin in the playoffs. Iola will open against Deweyville.