South Pittsburg will get the Cookeville stage Friday afternoon towards Fayetteville for the 1A state title. The Pirates protection has been powerful all yr, together with the playoffs. South Pitt has allowed solely 21 factors in 4 playoff video games.
Mentioned head coach Vic Grider:”The underside line is we’re fairly good on the defensive entrance. If we will proceed to manage the road of scrimmage the way in which we’ve finished within the 4 playoff video games, we’re going to proceed to offer ourselves an opportunity. Our ability guys offensively get a number of credit score, however the place we’ve type of hung our hat on all season has been our protection. If they’ll proceed to play the way in which that they’ve been taking part in, we’re going to have a superb likelihood Friday.”