The Lynden Christian football team will play its first-round Class 1A state playoff game at Kalama at 5 p.m. Saturday.
The Lyncs (7-4) advanced to the playoffs with a 39-6 victory over Cedar Park Christian Tuesday in Bellevue. Lynden Christian is making its first appearance in the state playoffs since it advanced to the Class 2A quarterfinals in 2003.
Kalama (9-1) is making its 10th straight state appearance and narrowly lost to eventual Class 1A state champion Meridian 21-14 at Civic Stadium in last year's quarterfinals.
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