Pirates down Bulldogs 29-28 in overtime play

By Randall Luker

 

And the fans went wild! Jubilation reigned in the visitor stands as the Vidor Pirates overcame the scrappy Nederland Bulldogs and a plethora of penalties to defeat the Dogs in Nederland for the first time since 1981.  Although the team has come close in the past few years, in those games, a single play spelled defeat for the Pirates. This  year, the shoe was on the other foot as a gutsy go for broke two point conversion call in overtime  sealed the victory for the Pirates.      

 

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