Best Of State 2020: #10 Lynden Christian Boys vs. Meridian

TOP 20 OF STATE 2020: Counting down the best games involving Whatcom County teams from March’s state tournaments.

#10 Lynden Christian boys 62, Meridian 53

In the only game involving two Whatcom County teams, the Lyncs held off the Trojans in Thursday’s Class 1A state quarterfinal.

Zach Sipma and Jaden DeBoer had 17 points each to lead Lynden Christian to victory in the Lyncs’ first game at Yakima and send them into the semifinals. Jordan Veenstra had 16 points for Meridian, which fought back from a 15-point second-half deficit before falling.

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Jim Carberry of Whatcom Hoops

Jim Carberry is a former Bellingham Herald sports editor and author of several books on Whatcom County prep basketball. Follow him on Twitter @whatcomhoops and visit the Whatcom Hoops Facebook page.

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