No. 4 Altus is headed to the 2nd round of the Class 5A Playoffs. The Bulldogs beat No. 9 Guthrie 35-14 in Friday's 1st round game.
For the second year in a row Altus jumped out to a double-digit lead over the Blue Jays. Taven Birdow ripped off a 63-yard touchdown run on the third play of the game to give the Bulldogs a 7-0. Mikey Abuan's blocked punt gave Altus prime field position on its second possession, ball inside the Guthrie 10-yard line. Birdow would pound his way for his second TD of the night, extending the lead to 14-0.