South Pittsburg’s return to being physical up front will be key to season

Staff file photo by Matt Hamilton / South Pittsburg's Kamden Wellington (15) returns at quarterback for the Pirates in his senior season.
Staff file photo by Matt Hamilton / South Pittsburg's Kamden Wellington (15) returns at quarterback for the Pirates in his senior season.

SOUTH PITTSBURG PIRATES

Head coach: Wes Stone (19-5 here and overall)

Returning starters: 6 offensive; 8 defensive

Last year's record: 9-3, lost in TSSAA Class 1A second round

Key players: Kamden Wellington (5-11, 195) Sr.