High School Soccer

Fransen scores game-winning goal for Lynden Christian in 1-0 victory

Cody Fransen headed in the winning goal off of a cross in the 70th minute as Lynden Christian’s boys’ soccer team defeated Bellingham 1-0 on Thursday, April 30, at Civic Stadium.

“It was a really good game. Both teams worked hard,” Bellingham coach Matt Zigulis said in a phone interview. “It ended up being (Lynden Christian’s) night tonight. The guys were positive afterward. We played hard.”

Lynden Christian will be the No. 2 seed in the Class 1A Northwest District Tournament and will play the Cascade Conference’s No. 3 seed on Monday, May 4.

Lynden Christian 1, Bellingham 0

Goal: Cody Fransen (Lynden Christian), assist: N/A, time 70:00. Goalies (saves) — No information provided. Shots on goal — No information provided.