The Guthrie basketball programs were back in conference play Friday evening as they hosted Piedmont in front of a packed Guthrie High School gymnasium crowd.
Both Guthrie basketball programs had the ultimate goal of winning the Duncan Holiday Tournament this past week. While the goal fell a game short, both teams reached their second goal of winning two out of three games.
The Guthrie basketball programs picked up opening round victories in the Duncan Holiday Tournament. The Lady Jays had zero problem and had their game wrapped up by halftime, but for the boys they could not relax until less than five seconds left in the game.
The Guthrie boys’ basketball team rallied from an early double-digit deficit to take down Class 5A’s 4th ranked El Reno Indians on Friday night. The Lady Jays remained unbeaten in a top 10 showdown with the Lady Indians.
The Guthrie High School basketball programs showed off their brand new floor on Tuesday evening in fine fashion as both teams picked up wins. The Lady Jays had no issues in their win, but in the nightcap the Bluejays rallied from a 14-point deficit to collect their first win.
It was a tale of two games for the Guthrie High School basketball teams as they opened up their season on the road at rival Carl Albert on Tuesday evening to begin their season.
Chris Evans and Phil Nichols visit with first year boys head basketball coach Russ Gilmore about the upcoming Bluejay season.
Chris Evans and Phil Nichols visit with second year girls head basketball coach Jack Hankins about the upcoming Lady Jays season.