Others doubted the Geraldine Bulldogs’ chances of victory against No. 5 Winfield, but head coach Michael Davis’ team didn’t doubt itself.
Friday night, the Bulldogs traveled to Estes Hudson Stadium and shocked the Pirates 24-8 in the opening round of the Class 3A state playoffs. Geraldine earned its initial road win in a first-round postseason game. The Bulldogs came into the matchup 0-15 in first-round road contests.