Craw-Kan Team of the Week: Columbus Titans

Columbus girls earned a share of the CNC League Title.
By: Sports in Kansas - Chet Kuplen
Feb 26, 2018

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The Craw-Kan "Your Community Technology Partner" Team of the Week from the Southeast Kansas coverage area is the Columbus Titans Girls Basketball team.

The Titans, led by first year head coach Willie Watt, earned a share of the 2018 CNC Girls League Title after defeating Baxter Springs on Tuesday. Columbus shared the league title this season with Girard and Galena, all who also had a 4-2 league record. The Titans finished off their solid week with a non-conference win over Chanute. Sophomore Karsyn Youngblood, a 5-foot-10 forward, has been the breakout player this season for the Titans and should contend for All 4A-II honors. SHe has averaged 16 points and 13 rebounds per game. Yougblood had 23 points and 25 rebounds in the win over Chanute. 

Columbus (12-8) will be back in action this week with sub-state play in 4A-II as they host Parsons (11-9) in the opening round. 


Craw-Kan “Your Technology Partner" and Sports in Kansas will once again be in partnership over the 2017-2018 school year to release a "Craw-Kan Team of the Week". 

"I am looking forward to this partnership again for another year with Craw-Kan and highlighting teams from the SEK area to not only a local platform but also giving them statewide reach on our network, it's became quite the popular feature over the last three or four years," said Sports in Kansas Managing Partner, Chet Kuplen. "Not only does this help athletes and teams to be promoted for their achievements, it also lets the area know what all the new products that Craw-Kan has to offer, including new gigabit fiber now in the the area. Also that Craw-Kan is now in Frontenac and Pittsburg” 

"Craw-Kan offers all your technology needs in the area from internet to web design and cell phones to security systems." said Craw-Kan Marketing Manager, Zach Adams. "We have a lot of new products including the fastest internet in the area in the new gigabit fiber, we are also in Frontenac and Pittsburg with our service. We are very excited with all the new products we have to offer to the area."

Nominations will be accepted from every Friday-Sunday, with the "Craw-Kan Team of the Week" being released every Monday on Sports in Kansas ( Teams must be nominated via email or twitter. 

Teams must be from the following leagues in the Southeast Kansas area to be eligible: SEK, CNC, TRL

Craw-Kan and Sports in Kansas will also partner in releasing a "All Craw-Kan Team" for the Southeast Kansas area after postseason play has wrapped up. 

How to nominate?