Lynden baseball defeated Lynden Christian 8-2 on Saturday, April 20, in a Northwest Conference match up at Lynden Christian.
Zach Vis starred in the win, knocking a grand slam and picking up the win on the mound.
"The grand slam gave up to Vis was a great piece of hitting," Lynden Christian coach Desi Luna said in a phone interview. "Dalton Biehle was ahead 1-2 and made a great pitch."
Lynden's Luke Christianson added a home run of his own, while Lynden Christian's Jamie Heystek went 4 for 4.
"Jamie had his normal great day at the dish," Luna said.
Lynden's Matt Meyer went 2 for 3, and Vis recorded four RBI. Lynden Christian's Josh Hornstra drove in one of the Lyncs' two runs with an RBI single.
The win pushed the Lions' winning streak to eight games.
Both Lynden (14-1, NWC 7-1) and Lynden Christian (7-8, 2-6) play on Monday, April 22, with the Lions hosting Sehome and the Lyncs traveling to Sedro-Woolley.
LYNDEN 8, LYNDEN CHRISTIAN 2
Lynden 200 401 1 - 8 9 1
LC 000 020 0 - 2 7 0
WP: Zach Vis (NA). LP: Dalton Biehle (2-5). Highlights: Lynden: Matt Meyer 2-3, Zach Vis 1-5 HR 4RBI, Luke Christianson 1-2 HR.LC: Jamie Heystek 4-4 2B, Josh Hornstra 1-3 RBI.