Vlas' double-double leads LC girls over Mount Baker


Lynden Christian girls' basketball earned a 62-44 victory over Mount Baker in a Northwest Conference matchup Monday, Jan. 6, at Lynden Christian High School. The Lyncs were led by Sally Vlas' 17 points and 13 rebounds.

Lynden Christian coach Curt DeHaan praised Vlas' play in a phone interview, noting her efficient 6-10 shooting in the game.

Emily Yost led the Mountaineers with 18 points and 16 rebounds. Mount Baker fell to 4-6 overall and 0-2 in NWC play.

Karley De Jager scored 14 for the Lyncs, and Courtney Hollander dished out five assists. Lynden Christian improved to 7-2 overall and 3-0 in conference games.

Lynden Christian's next game is at 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 9, at Burlington-Edison.


Mount Baker 10 12 16 6 - 44

Lynden Christian 14 15 13 20 - 62

Mount Baker: Sarah Cline 0, Emily Brandland 9, Kylee Engholm 2, Jessa Baisden 3, Emma Lallas 6, Korrina Kamacho 1, Emily Yost 18, Rayedeen Engels 5, Alyssa Linderman 0, Emma-Leigh Cline 0. Team totals: 13-45 12-17 44.

Lynden Christian: Makayla Lancaster 3, Haley Hollander 5, Kara Bajema 6, Courtney Hollander 4, Sally Vlas 17, Kassidy Aldrich 3, Karley De Jager 14, Sara Dougan 4, Morgan Van Kooten 6. Team totals: 23-67 13-16 62.

3-ptg: Mount Baker 6 (Yost, Lallas 2), Lynden Christian 3 (Lancaster, H. Hollander, Vlas 1). Rebounds: Mount Baker 31 (Yost 16), Lynden Christian 49 (Vlas 13). Assists: Mount Baker 7 (Engholm 3), Lynden Christian 13 (C. Hollander 5). Fouls: Mount Baker 15 (Fouled out: none), Lynden Christian 17 (Fouled out: none). Turnovers: Mount Baker 18, Lynden Christian 11.

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