TENAHA -- Alto quarterback Kennen Johnson rushed for 305 yards and accounted for seven touchdowns in leading the Yellow Jackets to a 72-21 win over No. 3 Tenaha on Friday night.

Johnson scored five rushing touchdowns and threw for two more in helping Alto to a 4-0 start to the season.

Alto finished with 653 yards offense, while limiting Tenaha to 193 yards.

Alto's Keenen Johnson is tackled by Tenaha's Da'Marcus Perry during their game Friday night in Tenaha. (Ray Jackson, ETSN.fm)

Alto led 37-0 at halftime. The 'Jackets held a 7-0 lead after the first quarter quarter on a 6-yard run by Johnson, but a 30-point second quarter turned the game into a rout.

Johnson scored on runs of 24 and 33 yards and threw touchdown passes of 61 yards to L’Darius Pope and 43 yards to David Berryman, while Jose Perez added a 37-yard field goal in the second-quarter onslaught.

Tenaha scored its first touchdown on a 1-yard run by T.J. Thomas in the third quarter.

Cobe Caraway led the Tigers (3-1) with 135 yards on 14 carries, including a 66-yard touchdown run. He returned a kickoff 82 yards for a score.

Jyran Shaw rushed for 153 yards on seven carries with a score for the visiting Yellow Jackets.

Both teams are off next week. Alto begins District 11-2A Division I play Oct. 10 at Grapeland, while Tenaha opens 11-2A D-II action the same night at Maud.

Alto's JaVie'Ontae Mumphrey moves with the ball after a reception as Tenaha's Cobe Caraway (20) and Colton Goeke pursue during their game Friday night in Tenaha. (Ray Jackson, ETSN.fm)