Best Of State 2020: #6 Lynden Christian Boys vs. La Salle

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

#6 Lynden Christian boys 71, La Salle 58

Bucking the odds and the experts’ predictions, the sixth-seeded Lyncs unleashed a torrent of 3-pointers to shock the Lightning in Friday’s Class 1A semifinal and advance to the state championship game for the second time in three years.

Junior guard Jaden DeBoer led the way with 28 points, including four of LC’s 11 3-pointers, and senior guard Andrew DeVries added six more 3-pointers.

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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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