BAINBRIDGE, GA (WALB) - Facing a former teammate at a rival school had the Bainbridge Bearcats fired up last Friday at Cairo.
Their 17-14 win over the Syrupmakers could be a difference make this season for Ed Pilcher's Bearcats.
Bainbridge's victory over Cairo earns the Bearcats this week's WALB Team of the Week Award.
Head coach Ed Pilcher and the Bearcats accepting the plaque and souvenir football before today's practice.
Coach Pilcher says it was a great win but he has reminded his players there is still eight more games to play this season.
But coming off a three win season last year, the Cairo victory could be the start of a special season in Bainbridge.
Ed Pilcher said,. "Builds our confidence up. Anytime you play with confidence you are going to play a little bit better. It is a huge win in that respect. It is a good confidence builder. It is just a great feeling for this community."
Bainbridge goes for a third straight win when the Bearcats play unbeaten Westover Friday night at Hugh Mills Stadium.
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