Solomon’s Krause, Basvic and Fowles selected Division 1 Game

The 34th Annual Kansas 8 Man All Star Football games will be played in Beloit on Saturday, June 8. The Division 1 game will be held at 1:30 p.m. at Trojan Field on North Hersey Avenue. Pregame will begin at 1:00 p.m. with introduction of the players.

The Beloit Area Chamber of Commerce is hosting a pep rally for the players, coaches and fans on Friday, June 7, starting at 4 p.m. at Chautauqua Park.

Logan Krause

Logan Krause, Solomon, has been selected for the Division I East Team. He is a 2019 graduate of Solomon High School.

Football statistics and accomplishments include: 1126 rushing yards, 7.9 yards per carry, 25 rushing TDs, 19 receptions, 215 yards, 4 receiving TDs, 1 pass for 2 yard TD, 70 tackles, 18 tackles for loss, 11.5 sacks, 1 INT (returned for TD), 3 passes defended, 2 fumbles forced, 2 fumbles recovered, 31 total TDs.

He was named All-State Honorable Mention (Wichita Eagle and Topeka Capital-Journal), First Team All-League, 4 year letterman. Named Vype Magazine/Circle of Stars, 8 Man Player of the Year.

Team achievements include: 2015: League Champs, District Runners-Up, Bi-District Champs, Regional Champs, Sub-State Runners-Up (10-2); 2018: Regional Champs, Sectional Champs, Sub-State Champs, State Runners-Up (11-2). It was the first football team from Solomon to go to State in school history, with the winningest season in school history and the winningest class in school history.

Honors and accomplishments in other sports include: Track - 3 time All-League, 3 time League Champion (boys’ team won league back to back), 2 time All-Regional, Regional Champion (2018 200m), All State (4x1 Relay 7th).

Krause enjoys watching movies and TV shows, watching sports, playing video games and working out (weightlifting).

Activities and honors in school include NHS member, FBLA (1 year), Honor Roll.

Krause’s parents are Matt and Liz Krause and he plans to attend college, run track and pursue a degree in sports management.

Eli Basvic

Eli Basvic, Salina, has been selected for the Division I East Team. He is a 2019 graduate of Solomon High School.

Football statistics and accomplishments include: selected Honorable Mention All State; 2017: defensive tackles - 29 solo, 8 assisted, 37 total; tackles per game 6.2, tackles for loss 2.0, fumbles and blocks 1 RLV, 2 caused; 2018: 86 solo defensive tackles, 37 assisted tackles, 1.5 sacks, 3 fumbles and blocks 25.5 tackles for loss.

In 2015 Solomon was the sub-state runner-up.

Other accomplishments include when Basvic won his first ever Mixed Martial Arts Fight.

He is a drummer in the church band. Hobbies and interests include Train, Mui Thai and band.

Activities and honors in school include: National Honors Society, school play, concert band, jazz, and strength and conditioning.

Basvic’s parents are Base Basvic and Kim Ammons. He plans to attend college, study wind energy and play football.

Jobe Fowles

Jobe Fowles, Solomon, has been selected for the Division I East Team. He is a 2019 graduate of Solomon High School.

Football statistics and accomplishments include: 2015: District Honorable Mention Offensive Line; 2016: 16 tackles, 9 solo, 4 QB hurries, 1 sack; 2017: 62 tackles (47 solo), 1 sack, 1 pass deflected, team captain, All State Offensive Line; 2018: 773 rushing yards, 133 carries, 6 TDs, 78 receiving yards, 7 receptions, 91 tackles (45 solo), 13 sacks, 1 int., 5 passes deflected, 3 fumbles caused; team captain, All State Honorable Mention Defensive End.

In 2015 Solomon was sb-state runner-up and league champion with a 10-2 record; 2016: reached 1st round of playoffs and was league runner-up, 6-4 record; 2017: 5-4 record; 2018: State Runner-Up, League Runner-Up, 11-2 record.

Honors and accomplishments in other sports include: Freshman: Wheat State League Boys Track Runner-Up, League Basketball Champs; Sophomore: Wheat State League Boys Track Champs; Junior: Wheat State League Boys Track Champs, 3rd at state in Discus (school record holder), 5th at State in Shot put.

Activities and honors outside school include baseball and Vacation Bible School mentor.

Fowles enjoys hanging out with friends, lifting, going on walks, listening to music and kayaking.

Activities and honors in school include National Honor Society treasurer, Future Business Leaders of America, Student Setting Academic Goals (co-founder), Student Council Vice President, ranked 2nd in class and Kansas Honor Scholar.

Fowles’s parents are Brent and Paula Fowles and he plans to attend college and major in graphic design.

Contact Ron Preston at sports@abilene-rc.com.

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