This weeks Craw-Kan "Your Community Technology Partner" Team of the Week from Southeast Kansas is the Frontenac High School Volleyball team led by head coach Cassie Rhuems.
The Raiders have went 24-3 this season and picked up five wins (Chanute, Labette, Jayhawk Linn, Girard twice) over the weekend to capture the Chanute tournament. What's most impressive they did it all in 2-0 fashion. Reagen Hipfl leads the Raiders with 200 kills this season while Karma Fields has added 182 and Heather Arnett with 131. Bria Ginavan has 50 aces this season while Arnett has added 46. Freshman Hattie Pyle has added 45 blocks this season while Reagen Hipfl leads with 57 and Gracen Hipfl with 31. Bailey Rhuems has 359 digs this season to lead the Lady Raiders while Ginavan has added 205 with Jayden Wilderman with 201. Gracen Hipfl is among the states leaders in assists with 592 this season. In additon to the five wins last week the Raiders have won 16 games in a row. Frontneac also picked up wins over McCauley, Parsons and Southeast last week to go 8-0 on the week.
The Raiders are back in action with a key 3A matchup with CNC rival Riverton on Tuesday. Both teams are ranked in the top 10 of 3A volleyball with the Rams ranked eight last week and FHS at six.
Craw-Kan “Your Technology Partner" and Sports in Kansas will once again be in partnership over the 2019-2020 school year to release a "Craw-Kan Team of the Week" for the sixth 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?