The Guthrie offense started it all, the special teams filled in the gaps and the Bluejays defense finished it all Thursday night in Piedmont. The Jays improved to 4-0 overall on the season with a 37-9 win to begin district play.
The Guthrie High School football program will be back on the gridiron following a bye week when they travel to Piedmont Thursday and begin district play.
With the threat of incoming weather, the Guthrie High School football game in Piedmont has been moved up one day.
The Guthrie Bluejay defense did it again.
The Guthrie Bluejays (2-0) host the Ponca City Wildcats (0-1) for their final non-district game of the season.
As impressive of a season opening win last week in Enid was, the Guthrie Bluejays home opening win over Shawnee on Friday night was perhaps even more impressive.
The Guthrie Bluejays enter week one of the high school football season with a lot of confidence following last week’s convincing win in Enid. However, the Jays have had to refocus this week with not only another 6A opponent on the schedule, but an opponent coming off an emotional overtime loss.
Not many football teams on any level can say they scored five defensive scores in one game. For the second time in recent memory, the Guthrie Bluejays have done exactly that with the latest coming Friday night in their season opening, road win in Enid.
When Guthrie travels to Enid and takes on the Plainsmen for the opening week Oklahoma high school football, it will not have a bearing on the playoff run. However, both programs will be gearing up for a Friday night win.
The Guthrie High School football program will be banking on some experience returning this season. With their one and only scrimmage of the year completed, the Bluejays passed their first test.