Daisy Poag and Alexie Haggen celebrating the Lyncs overtime win against Freeman. (Nathan Schumock/Lynden Tribune)

YAKIMA — The Lynden Christian girls basketball team played the nail biter of the night in their 46-44 overtime victory over Freeman on Saturday, March 2.

The Lyncs were one free throw away from being eliminated from championship contention. LC controlled the game throughout three and a half quarters, but midway through the fourth quarter, they started to falter.


LC senior Demi Dykstra blows by two Freeman defenders for a layup. Dykstra was tied for leading scorer on the Lyncs with 13 points. (Nathan Schumock/Lynden Tribune)


LC Sophomore Grace Hintz working a defender for a basket. Hintz broke the Lyncs single season scoring record in their win over Freeman to advance to the semifinals on March 2. (Nathan Schumock/Lynden Tribune)