1. Lynden (1): Lions excited to welcome back Zach Vis from injury.
2. Ferndale (2): Golden Eagles averaging 385.0 yards per game rushing.
3. Blaine (4): Borderites make tough trip to Friday Harbor this week.
4. Burlington-Edison (5): Tigers rebounded, even without leading back Jae Evans.
5. Mount Baker (6): Mountaineers opened NWC 1A play with authoritative victory.
6. Squalicum (3): Storm played well against Ferndale, but big plays hurt it in the end.
7. Meridian (9): Trojans not blowing anybody out, but they have won three straight.
8. Friday Harbor (7): Wolverines came just one point away from beating Meridian.
9. Sedro-Woolley (12): Cubs will try to keep things rolling against Ferndale.
10. Nooksack Valley (8): Pioneers need to rebound quickly with Meridian visiting.
11. Lynden Christian (10): Lyncs' offense struggled in the rain last week at Blaine.
12. Sehome (11): Mariners felt good about how they played Lynden, in spite of score.
13. Bellingham (13): Red Raiders' defensive woes make it tough to get first win.
14. Anacortes (14): Seahawks struggling to do much of anything offensively this year.
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