Kirtland High School athletic logo / Image courtesy Kirtland High School athletic director Matt Paul
The Kirtland Hornets (14-0) head into Saturday's high school football Division V championship game against the Coldwater Cavaliers (14-0) looking to bring home their second consecutive title.
In their first state final appearance in 2011, the Hornets defeated the Cavaliers 28-7.
Kickoff is set for 3 p.m. at Massillon's Paul Brown Tiger Stadium.
Kirtland head coach Tiger LaVerde participated in a teleconference with media members from across the state on Monday. Watch the above video to hear what he had to say and to view photos of the Hornets in action on the gridiron this fall.
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