This is the 105th meeting between these two teams. Independence overall is 47-54-3, 28-23-1 at home and 18-31-2 on the road against West Delaware. The first meeting took place on November 4th, 1899, in Independence where the Mustangs won 15-0.
Justin Putz is in his 5th season as head coach of the Independence Mustangs and 6th overall. Currently, his record at Independence is 16-19-0. His overall coaching record is 21-24-0 in six seasons with three playoff appearances.
Doug Winkowitsch is the head coach of the West Delaware Hawks.