Spanish Fort will host St. Paul’s on Friday in a video game that will be nationally telecasted by ESPN. The main ESPN. Kickoff will be at 6 p.m. at Toros Stadium, an hour earlier than normal Alabama high school football games. Chris Cotter and previous Auburn lineman Cole Cubelic will handle the broadcast.
RELATED: AL.com Power 25 survey The Saints opened the season with a 31-7 whipping of McAdory at home recently. Spanish Fort lost at Fairhope 45-34. St. Paul’s defeated the Toros in Mobile 35-30 when both groups remained in Class 6A, Area 1 in 2015. The Saints hung back to Class 5A this year. St. Paul’s leads the overall
series 7-5. Friday’s video game is the first of a seven-game 2020 slate in the 11th year of the GEICO ESPN High School Football Kickoff. The network’s schedule features groups from nine various states, consisting of 4 protecting state champs.
The St. Paul’s -Spanish Fort game is the only match of Alabama teams on the schedule. It’s part of a high school doubleheader Friday. The second game, set up for 9 p.m., features Corner Canyon vs. Bingham in a Utah HS football game.Source: al.com