High School Sports

Lions top Bulldogs in short girls’ wrestling match

Lynden’s girls’ wrestling team earned a 30-18 win over Mount Vernon on a day when there were only two contested matches at the meet Thursday, Jan. 29, at Mount Vernon.

Kali Spady earned a pin in 3 minutes, 2 seconds for the win.

“It went so fast the announcer thought we broke a record,” Lynden coach Santos Gallegos said in a phone interview. “We bumped up Kali because she wanted to wrestle (Rosie) Lopez. That’s what you as a wrestler look forward to, competing when they want to wrestle.”

In the meet’s other match, Senaida Veliz suffered a loss by pinfall in the second round.

Lynden takes part in the Lady Wolfpack Invitational on Saturday, Jan. 31, at Jackson in Mill Creek.

Lynden 30, Mount Vernon 18

100: Krystal Cruz (L) win by forfeit; 105: double forfeit; 110: doubel forfeit; 115: Brenda Raina (MV) win by forfeit; 120: double forfeit; 125: Karina Martinez (L) win by forfeit; 130: double forfeit; 135: Kali Spady (L) pin Rosie Lopez 3:02; 140: Natalie Swaggart (L) win by forfeit; 145: Deja Mendiola (MV) pin Senaida Veliz 3:12; 155: Leah (MV) win by forfeit; 170: Alexis Garcia (L) win by forfeit; 190: double forfeit; 235: double forfeit

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