This weeks Craw-Kan "Your Community Technology Partner" Team of the Week from the Southeast Kansas coverage are is the Frontenac High School Raider Baseball Team led by head coach Bill Sullivan.
The Raiders are having one of the best seasons among all Class 3A baseball teams this year with a perfect 13-0 record in 2019. FHS has scored in double-digit runs on seven different occasions on the season. Last week they swept CNC rival Girard (16-4, 3-2) and SEK member Chanute (8-2, 10-6). The Raiders also picked up a double header sweep on Monday against CNC power Baxter Springs (7-1, 5-3). Ryan Raio had five hits in the double header against Baxter while Cooper Cleland had two. Jake Beckmann went all seven innings for the Raiders in the 7-1 win over Baxter with 11 strikeouts, while Cooper Cleland and Kade Chastain, both Kansas City Kansas CC signees, combined for the 5-3 win on the mound.
Frontenac will be back in action on Thursday with a double-header on the road against Galena. Frontenac is currently ranked third in the state in the latest 3A coaches poll.
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 (Kansas-Sports.com). 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?