(SPANISH FORT, Ala.) The Spanish Fort Toros are in Auburn and ready for the 5A State Championship. "The kids are ready to play we have worked hard really since last January. The kids get to go and we are looking forward to having a good trip and bring back a win, " said Toros coach Mark Freeman who might deliver the schools second championship since 2010 following Friday's 24-10 victory over St. Paul's in the semifinals.
The Toros with a 13 - 1 record will play undefeated McAdory Thursday night at 7 p.m. at Auburn's Jordan-Hare Stadium. "They are fast. By far the fastest team we've played. Of course, they are 14 and 0 for a reason so its going to be a challenge, " Freeman.
At Game Day a sporting apparel store in Daphne, it's been about keeping up with orders for Spanish Fort Toros fans. "We have this new glitter vinyl its gotten real popular so they want the sparkle the shine to show off at the game, " said Bridgett Collier, who has been working on shirts and hoodies for fans all week. "We didn't expect to have such a great turnout but we are glad . We love to support our Spanish Fort Toros and them coming in to get our shirts we are glad they will be at the game," said Collier.