Listen live Monday evening via JoeInsider.com as Portage Central hosts Mattawan in a key early matchup within the SMAC schedule.
The Mustangs finished second in the league standings at 8-1-1 last season and finished runner-up in the SMAC tournament final to Gull Lake. The Wildcats were fourth at 7-2-1, taking one of two losses last May in a 2-0 result against Portage Central.
Monday’s match will be the second SMAC contest for both squads, as PC flattened Battle Creek Central (9-0) and Mattawan mauled Niles (8-0) in their league debuts Friday.
You can listen to Monday’s match via the embedded player below with kickoff after the JV match around roughly 6:30 p.m. ET at Portage Northern’s Huskie Field.