Nick Vlietstra sat down with Plainwell head football coach Darren Conklin on Tuesday to discuss this week's big game with Paw Paw. Conklin discussed the state of his team and also talks about Tyler White, the Plainwell senior who committed to play college football at Illinois this week.
Plainwell (5-1) will travel to Paw Paw (6-0) on Friday night in a battle for for the Wolverine Conference North Division. Paw Paw has lost just one regular season game the last three years and dealt Plainwell two losses last season. Plainwell is a team on the rise. They went winnless in 2010 but turned it around last season going 6-3 and advancing to the second round of the playoffs when their season was ended by the Redskins.