The Edwardsburg Eddies and Dowagiac Chieftains will face one another on Monday night at 6 pm in the opening round of districts. This will be the third time they will have faced each other this season, splitting the previous two games.
Dowagiac ended the season with a 14-6 record and finished in second place in the south division of the Wolverine Conference. The Chieftains have won 5 of their last 6 games. Their last two games were wins over Paw Paw and South Haven.
The Eddies finished the year with a 12-8 record and finished in first place in the south division. Edwardsburg finished the season winning 3 of the last 4 games. Their only loss in that stretch was for the title of Wolverine Conference Champions against Otsego.
Dowagiac and Edwardsburg met back on January 10th in Dowagiac. The Chieftains beat the Eddies 61-46. Their second matchup was in Edwardsburg on February 7th. The Eddies were able to beat Dowagiac 51-46. That was their first victory over Dowagiac since January of 2017.
The winner will move on to face Berrien Springs on Wednesday night at 7:15 pm.