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December 5, 2009 in Sports
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Lynden’s Ryan Seto is forced out of bounds by West Valley’s Brandon Funk after catching a pass during the third quarter of the state 2A high school football championship game in Tacoma. Lynden won 16-6.

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Adna players celebrate with the trophy after their 32-24 win over Colfax in the state 2B high school football championship game in Tacoma, Wash., on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009.

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Colfax’s Briar Jeg carries the ball in for a touchdown with Adna’s Kyle Grosshans, left, and Dallas Wilkins, right, during the fourth quarter of the state 2B high school football championship game in Tacoma, Wash., on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009. Adna won 32-24.

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Adna quarterback Kyle Grosshans hugs head coach KC Johnson after he scored a touchdown in the final minutes of the 34-24 win over Colfax in the state 2B high school football championship game in Tacoma, Wash., on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009.

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Colfax’s Tyler McNannay hangs onto Adna’s Bubba Lara after Lara caught a pass during the third quarter of the state 2B high school football championship game in Tacoma, Wash., on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009. Adna won 32-24.

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West Valley’s Dylan Ellsworth (32) breaks through the Lynden defense for a nice run Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009, during action in the state 2A championship game in Tacoma.

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West Valley’s Sam Schoesler is stripped of the football by Lynden’s Ryan Seto, right, and Roman Reyna, below, during action in the state 2A championship game Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009. West Valley got the ball back on the play but lost their first game of the season to Lynden 16-6.

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West Valley’s Mitch Peterson (24), right, makes a catch in front of Lynden defender Brett Bajema, left, to help set up West Valley’s only score of the game Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009, during action in the state 2A championship game in Tacoma.

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West Valley’s Drew Clausen (7) throws a touchdown pass for West Valley’s only score of the game Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009, during action in the state 2A championship game in Tacoma.

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West Valley’s Drew Clausen (7) , below, makes an open field tackle on Lynden’s Ryan Seto Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009, during action in the 2A State Championship Football game in Tacoma.

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Lynden’s Brett Bajema carries the ball with West Valley’s Austin Watson attempting to grab him during the first half of the state 2A high school football championship game in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009. Lynden won 16-6.

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West Valley quarterback Drew Clausen almost loses the ball as he is hit by Lynden’s Justin Korthuis, left, and Roman Reyna during the third quarter of the state 2A high school football championship game in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009. Lynden won 16-6.

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Lynden’s Blair Bomber, left, and Brett Bajema celebrate after Bajema scored a touchdown against West Valley during the first half of the state 2A high school football championship game in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009. Lynden won 16-6.

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Lynden players celebrate the 16-6 win over West Valley of the state 2A high school football championship game in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009.

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Lynden’s Ryan Seto is forced out of bounds by West Valley’s Brandon Funk after catching a pass during the third quarter of the state 2A high school football championship game in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009. Lynden won 16-6.

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Lynden’s Nolan Gudde celebrates a turnover by West Valley in the final minutes of the state 2A high school football championship game in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009. Lynden won 16-6.

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Skyline quarterback Jake Heaps passes against Ferris during the second quarter of the state 4A football championship game in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009.

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Ferris quarterback Connor Halliday throws against Skyline during the first quarter of the state 4A football championship game in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009.

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Skyline’s Nick Washburn dives into the endzone for a touchdown as Ferris’ Riley Stockton watches from the field behind during the second quarter of the state 4A football championship game in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009.

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Skyline’s Kasen Williams scores on a pass as Ferris’ Jordan Tonani defends during the second quarter of the state 4A football championship game in Tacoma, Wash. on Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009.

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Ferris wide receiver Jason Bates pulls in a touchdown pass to give his team the early lead Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009, in the state 4A championship game.

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Ferris’ Gage Orosco, below, breaks up a pass meant for Skyline’s Kasen Williams Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009, during the state 4A championship game.

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Ferris wide receivers Jordan Tonani, left, and Jason Bates celebrate Bates’ 2nd touchdown catch of the game Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009, during the state 4A championship game.

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Ferris fan Chase Haack dressed as a banana to cheer on his team Saturday, Nov. 5, 2009, during the state 4A championship game in Tacoma.