Experience, know-how will define 2021 Antelope grid squad

The Adrian varsity football team is looking to leverage as core group of experienced players into success this season. (The Enterprise/AUSTIN JOHNSON).

ADRIAN – Antelope Coach Bill Wortman is excited about the coming fall football season.

He should be.

The 2021 edition of the Adrian varsity football team will showcase eight returning starters, including impact player quarterback Conley Martin, and Wortman said that experienced core of players will be critical.

“We’ve got a good team with some good depth,” said Wortman.

A perennial 8-man football powerhouse the Antelopes clinched the 2019 state championship crown to cap an undefeated season. Adrian relies on a high-octane running and passing game that pays big dividends.

“We want to get better through the season but I think our players have the expectation . . .