Home Team: Lynden
Away Team: Ferndale
Date And Time: 09/07/2018 10:00 pm
Location: Lynden High School
It’ll be hard for this year’s matchup between the two teams from Whatcom County, Washington to beat last year’s thrilling encounter. Last season, Lynden led 13-0 heading into the 4th quarter, but Ferndale came roaring back for a 19-16 win.
The win last season extended Ferndale’s overall series lead to 14-11 over the Lions from Lynden. There’s sure to be plenty of tailgating and excitement around this season’s matchup.
Not many would have predicted this battle for Whatcom County would be such a blowout, but Lynden came out of the gate ready to go and steamrolled their way to a 30-6 victory over rival Ferndale. The Lynden Lions' defense absolutely shut down the Ferndale offense, holding them scoreless until less than three minutes left in the game. The Lynden offense, meanwhile, played their part in the victory putting up 30 unanswered points. The Lions' offense ended up with 287 total yards, 158 through the air and 129 on the ground, the definition of balance. Lynden just proved too much for Ferndale in this season's version of this intense rivalry.