The Altus High School Boys golf team competed in the 5A West Regionals at Shawnee Country Club on Monday, May 5. The Bulldogs were determined to make another trip to the State Golf tournament.
The criteria for qualifying is to finish in the top 6 out of the 16 team race through 36 holes of golf. The course is very challenging to field as the entire stroke average increased do to the difficulty of the course, wind and the heat. The Bulldogs held 6th place by shooting 346, one shot over Gymon, after the completion of the first eighteen holes.
The remainder of the day the bulldogs continued to grind through the course shooting a 337 to tie for 5th with Lawton Mac with a total of 683. The tie was broken when 5th man score was counted on the card. The State tournament will be held at Fort Sill Golf Course in Lawton on May 12 & 13.