The Series:
This is the 63rd meeting between these two teams.  Independence overall is 16-41-5, 9-19-3 at home and 7-22-2 on the road against Waverly-Shell Rock.  The first meeting took place on October 18th, 1913, in Waverly-Shell Rock where the Go-Hawks won.

Coaching Records:
Justin Putz is in his 5th season as head coach of the Independence Mustangs and 6th overall.  Currently, his record at Independence is 19-19-0. His overall coaching record is 24-24-0 in six seasons with three playoff appearances.

Mark Hubbard is the head coach of the Waverly-Shell Rock Go-Hawks.

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