Craw-Kan Team of the Week: Labette County Grizzlies

The LCHS Grizzlies racked up 583 total yards of offense on Friday against Osawatomie.
By: Sports in Kansas - Chet Kuplen
Sep 19, 2016

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The Craw-Kan "Your Community Technology Partner" Team of the Week is the Labette County Grizzly football team after their 54-12 victory over Osawatomie last Friday Night. The Grizzlies improved to 2-1 on the year under second year head coach Sean Price.

The Grizzlies were led by senior running back Isaiah McPherson who rushed for 368 yards on 28 carries with five touchdowns on the night. Senior quarterback Logan Dean also had a big night as he threw for 212 yards and three touchdowns. Sophomore Kale Irwin and junior Tanner Russell also had big nights at reciever as they had 79 and 78 yards a piece with a touchdown a piece. Senior Owyn Back also had a touchdown reception for the Grizzlies.  The Labette County offense totaled 583 yards as a unit. 

The LCHS defense was led by junior Tate Phillips who had four tackles for loss and seven total tackles. Senior Alex Carter had 10 tackles in the game as junior Rogan Bruce had nine and junior Braden Baker had eight.

The Grizzlies will be back in action this Friday as they take on rivals Parsons (0-3) on Friday at home in Altamont. Parsons is coming off a 27-7 loss to Independence. 

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Craw-Kan “Your Technology Partner" and Sports in Kansas will once again be in partnership over the 2016-2017 school year to release a "Craw-Kan Team of the Week". 

"I am again excited for this partnership 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," 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 (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

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?

email: chetkuplen@kansas-sports.com