The Lynden Christian softball team started out strong in its 13-2 victory at home over La Conner in a non-conference game at home Thursday, April 18, in five innings.
"It was a good one to come out on top of," Lynden Christian coach Mitch Moorlag said in a phone interview. "I'm proud of my team for being mentally tough to play through the elements and we put the ball in play pretty hard today so I am proud of that."
Bridget Kruck earned the win on the mound for the Lyncs (1-5 NWC, 3-10) as well as hitting 2 for 2.
Lexi Vander Griend and Jenah Korthuis both went 2 for 3.
The Lyncs host Ferndale in a Northwest Conference game Tuesday, April 23.
LYNDEN CHRISTIAN 13, LA CONNER 2 (5)
La Conner 200 00 - 2 4 2
Lynden Christian 651 10 - 13 12 1
WP: Bridget Kruck (2-7). LP: Hedlund (n/a). Highlights: Lynden Christian: Lexi Vander Griend 2-3; Bridget Kruck 2-2; Jenah Korthuis 2-3