The Series:
This is the 20th meeting between these two teams.  Independence overall is 6-13, 4-6-0 at home and 2-7-0 on the road against Benton Community.  The first meeting took place on September 18th, 1987, where Benton Community won 28-6.

Coaching Records:
Justin Putz is in his 4th season as head coach of the Independence Mustangs and 5th overall.  Currently, his record at Independence is 13-16-0.  His overall coaching record is 18-21-0 in five seasons with three playoff appearances.

Head Coach is the head coach of the Benton Community Bobcats.

Next Game:
The next game for Independence will be home against Decorah.  Benton Community will host Vinton-Shellsburg.

Last Game:
The last game for Independence was a 54-14 win to Vinton-Shellsburg.  Benton Community beat Charles City 45-22.

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