The Sehome volleyball team outlasted Lynden 23-25, 26-24, 25-20, 19-25, 15-12 on Thursday, Oct. 17, at Lynden High School.
"Definitely the best the they have played all season," said Lynden coach Julie Clift of her team in a phone interview. "Both sides played really hard. It was back and forth all night, which is what you want in a volleyball match."
Kat Webb led the Lions with 28 kills and 20 digs. Kelsey Bouwman added 27 digs, and Kaitlyn Mark had 40 assists.
"(Sehome) has some really strong hitters," Clift said. "They are also hard to get the ball down on."
Taylor Lyall had 19 kills and 17 digs for the Mariners, and Dani Johnson added 15 kills and five aces. Kendra Thomas also had 29 digs for Sehome.
"We had a tough time blocking Kat Webb," Sehome coach Kristy White said in a phone interview. "Once we cleaned up our passing we settled down."
The Mariners remain a perfect 8-0 in Northwest Conference play with the win.