This weeks Craw-Kan "Your Community Technology Partner" Team of the Week from Southeast Kansas with Sports in Kansas is the Columbus Titan Football Team.
The Titans, who finished 1-8 last season and missed the playoffs, are 8-1 this season under first year head coach Blake Burns after their 33-20 first round playoff victory over Anderson County last week. Patrick Cassidy has been a force at the quarterback position all year as one of the best players in the area. He has thrown for over 900 yards and rushed for over 500 more in nine games with 25 total touchdowns. Clay Saporito has been one of, if not, the best reciever in the CNC this season. Gabe Martin has also shined on both sides of the ball as a sophomore and leads the defense with 78 tackles. Grayson Walden has also had a breakout year to lead the Titan defense along with Walden. Kaden Crain, Trent Smith, Jaxon Haraughty, Kody Schalk, and Sylas Stone to have big years. Alex Bole has anchored the Titan offensive and defensive line all season.
Columbus is back in action this week as they take on an undefeated Prairie View (9-0) team. Craw-Kan would like to congratulate the Titans on all their success so far in 2019.
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?