Dominating performance up front earns Pirates’ Grider player of the week honors

Staff photo by Patrick MacCoon / South Pittsburg senior Cameron Grider had 10 tackles, four tackles for loss, three sacks and an interception return for a touchdown in Friday's road victory over Sequatchie County.

On the way to a career night in the trenches, Cameron Grider felt a special presence watching and helping motivate him to succeed.

The 6-foot, 205-pound Grider provided a game-changing presence on both sides of the ball in Class 1A top-ranked South Pittsburg's 29-7 road victory over 3A's seventh-ranked Sequatchie County...