Craw-Kan Team of the Week: Colgan Panthers

Colgan got their second victory of the season as they defeated Girard on the Trojans homecoming.
By: Sports in Kansas - Chet Kuplen
Oct 3, 2016

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The St. Mary's Colgan football team has earned the Craw-Kan Team of the Week for their victory over Girard in week five of the football season. The Panthers, led by head coach Chuck Smith, got the road win 35-13 on Friday in Girard. 

Colgan, who has played one of the toughest schedules in the state for a 2-1A program, picked up their second victory of the season. Jeremiah Buche led the way for the Panthers with 118 yards recieving and three touchdowns on the night. Quarterback Billy Dickey was 10 of 13 passing for 144 yards and three touchdowns through the air, along with another rushing touchdown. Max Wilson was also big in the rushing attack with 10 carries for 74 yards against the Trojans. 

Colgan (2-3, 2-3 CNC) will be back in action this Friday as they take on Riverton (0-5, 0-4 CNC League) at home.


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 ( 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?