High School Sports

PREP SOCCER: Trojans blank Lynden Christian

Meridian 2, Lynden Christian 0Alex Couweleers accounted for all the game’s scoring and led his Meridian boys’ soccer team to a 2-0 win over Lynden Christian at Bender Fields.“Meridian just out hustled us,” Lynden Christian coach Brent DeRuyter said in a phone interview. “We had some chances, we had 10 corner kicks to their two. We just couldn’t finish. We have some work to do.”Couweleers scored in each half. He netted his first in the ninth minute to give the Trojans an early lead and then struck again in the 71st to cap off the game’s scoring.Dakota Huntley made six saves and recorded the shutout in goal.