Lynden Christian girls' soccer defeated Bellingham 4-2 on Tuesday, Sept. 24, at Lynden Christian. Shelby Brown had two goals for the Lyncs and Sally Vlas added two assists.
Lynden Christian assistant coach Butch Kamena said in phone interview that it was the first time Lynden Christian had beaten a city school.
"Shelby Brown had a huge game, she made some huge plays defensively," Kamena said. "She's a center-back, so it was good for her to score."
Mia Hodges and Kylie Clark netted Bellingham's goals.
LYNDEN CHRISTIAN 4, BELLINGHAM 2
Goal: Mia Hodges (Bellingham), time: 9; Goal: Lexi Vander Griend (Lynden Christian), assist Sally Vlas: time: 19; Goal: Courtney Hollander (Lynden Christian), assist Shaye Brandsma: time: 27; Goal: Shelby Brown (Lynden Chrisitan), assist Haley Hollander, Sara Dougan: time: 36. Goal: Shelby Brown (Lynden Chrisitan), assist Sally Vlas: time: 66; Goal: Kylie Clark (Bellingham), time: 68. Shots on goal: Lynden Christian 15; Bellingham 10. Goalies (saves) Lynden Christian: Daphnee Manderson (7); Bellingham: Hannah Jacobus (5).