1. Lynden: The No. 1 Lions took care of business against Squalicum on the road.
2. Sedro-Woolley: The Cubs’ defense so far has been dominating opposing offenses.
3. Squalicum: The Storm face another tough test this week against Sedro-Woolley.
4. Sehome: Mariners have won decisively in back-to-back games after dropping opener.
5. Ferndale: Golden Eagles went back to their running identity to pick up win No. 1.
6. Nooksack Valley: Pioneers’ run defense struggled against Cascade Christian.
7. Burlington-Edison: Tigers showed vulnerability during 18-point loss to Sedro.
8. Blaine: Poor second half cost Borderites a shot to score upset against Ferndale.
9. Lynden Christian: Undefeated Lyncs can make a statement win against Meridian.
10. Meridian: Trojans bounced back nicely with a shutout win over non-league Chelan.
11. Mount Baker: All is right in Deming after two blowout wins. Now comes Nooksack.
12. Anacortes: Seahawks have work to do in order to catch up with rest of the 2A’s skill level.
13. Bellingham: A win this Friday would undoubtedly do wonders for the Red Raiders’ confidence.