For the second straight season, Kalamazoo Central came away with a victory over Portage Central. The Maroon Giants picked up a 40-27 win on their home field for week two, led by a mammoth night from Jaden Blanchard with 325 rushing yards and four touchdowns.
Both teams move to 1-1 with the result. K-Central travels to Flint Powers Catholic in week three, looking to avenge a 14-12 defeat from last year.
P-Central hosts Portage Northern in the crosstown showdown ahead, which can be heard live via JoeInsider.com. The Mustangs beat the Huskies in the 2018 regular season, but lost in the playoff rematch.
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