Craw-Kan Team of the Week: Girard Trojans

Girard has earned Craw-Kan team of the Week.
By: Sports in Kansas - Chet Kuplen
Dec 24, 2018

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This weeks Craw-Kan "Your Community Technology Partner" Team of the Week is the Girard Trojans boys basketball team led by head coach Rod Wescott. 

The Trojans enter the holiday break with a 4-0 record in 2018-2019. Girard picked up a big win in their last game of 2018 as they knocked off 4A Labette County, 65-39. Caleb Muia and Evan Troike each had 19 points in the win as Ryder Worrell had 17.

Girard has wins over Parsons, then #2 in 4A, Liberal (Mo.), Galena and Labette County. Muia, an all-state selection for the Trojans last year, is one of the top players in the state for 2018-2019.

The Trojans are ranked #1 in the latest Kansas Basketball Coaches Association Poll (KBCA). 


Craw-Kan “Your Technology Partner" and Sports in Kansas will once again be in partnership over the 2018-2019 school year to release a "Craw-Kan Team of the Week" for the fifth consecutive season.

"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 five years," said Sports in Kansas CEO, 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. It's also going to several other areast in Southeast Kansas” 

"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, plus Erie, Pittsburg and Parsons. 

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?