The 2019 football postseason is underway in Michigan. Below are the results for teams from St. Joseph, Kalamazoo, and Cass counties. Check back throughout the weekend as statistics, recaps, photos, and videos are added from area games.
Portage Northern 28, Portage Central 16
-The Huskies improve to 9-1 and will host Forest Hills Central in the district final next week. The Mustangs close at 5-5.
Video by Jeff Ryder
Edwardsburg 42, St. Joseph 8
-The Eddies stay unbeaten at 10-0 and have a rare road playoff game ahead next week at Zeeland West. The Bears end at 6-3.
Paw Paw 42, Vicksburg 7
-Paw Paw jumps to 9-1 and hosts the winner of Saturday’s Plainwell/Marshall game. Vicksburg ends the year at 5-5
Kalamazoo United 16, Berrien Springs 12
-The Titans move to 6-4 with the road win, avenging an earlier loss to the previously unbeaten Shamrocks (8-1). United travels to Hopkins in the district final.
Hopkins 29, Dowagiac Union 14
-Dowagiac finishes at 6-4. Hopkins (9-1) hosts United in a rematch from last postseason.
Constantine 58, Niles Brandywine 8
-The road blowout puts the Falcons at 8-2 and was the only loss for Brandywine (9-1). Constantine travels to Hillsdale for the district final
Schoolcraft 57, Hartford 6
-The Eagles move to 9-1 and host Lawton in the district final. Hartford closes at 6-4.
Lawton 7, Centreville 3
-Lawton stays unbeaten at 10-0 and meets conference rival Schoolcraft next week. The Bulldogs finish at 6-4.
Cassopolis 41, White Pigeon 0
-The Rangers stay unbeaten at 10-0 and battle defending Division 8 champion Reading on the road for the district final. The Chiefs end at 7-3.
Video by Mat Stutzman
Reading 38, Mendon 0
-Reading (9-1) hosts Cassopolis in a highly-touted district final next week. Mendon ends at 7-3.
8-PLAYER DIVISION 1
Colon 60, Camden-Frontier 12
-Now 10-0, the Magi move on to host fellow unbeaten Martin.
8-PLAYER DIVISION 2
Climax-Scotts 26, Brethren 6
The Panthers (8-2) host Onekama in their district final.