Roundup of Borderites sports


The Borderites continued its adjusted fall season this week, as all four fall sports competed.


The Borderites varsity football team played its first game in over a year last Saturday, falling 55-0 to Lynden Christian, the defending 1A Northwest Conference champions. Senior quarterback Will McKinney completed 7 of 17 pass attempts for 40 yards. 

The Borderites will play on the road Friday, at Mount Baker, with kickoff set for 7 p.m.

Cross County

The boys and girls cross country teams raced in a dual meet against Ferndale February 17, at Pipeline Field in Blaine. On the boys side, freshman Cameron Saunders was the Borderites’ top runner, finishing the two mile race in seventh with a time of 15:15. Junior Eleeshiyah Faulkner finished first for the girls team, taking second place in a time of 15:45.

The Borderites have an away meet scheduled against Meridian on Thursday, February 25.

Girls Soccer

The Borderites played two away matches last week. Last Thursday, the Borderites drew 0-0 against Oak Harbor. On Tuesday, the Borderites lost 2-0 to Squalicum, moving its record to 0-2-1.

The Borderites will play at home against Meridian this Thursday, February 25, at 6 p.m.


The Borderites volleyball team lost to Oak Harbor in straight sets last Thursday, 17-25, 23-25, 13-25. Senior Mia Scheepens led the team with 11 kills. Sophomore Ankia Hagen contributed three kills and four solo blocks. On Saturday, the Borderites lost 3-0 against Ferndale, 22-25,18-25,16-25. The Borderites record sits at 1-2.

The Borderites are scheduled to play again February 24 at Squalicum at 7 p.m. and Saturday, February 27, at home against


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