Kirkland’s Chinn shines for Classics lacrosse squad

Kirkland’s Bryson Chinn recently delivered a key goal on the lacrosse scene.

Two boys high school lacrosse teams organized by Bellevue High School students won first place at the Strucktown Showdown tournament on Dec. 15 in Oregon.’s 2020/2021 and 2022/2023 teams both won first-place medals in the Elite A and Elite B divisions.

The 2022/2023 Classics team beat Lake Oswego High School’s (Oregon) Northshore varsity squad 6-5 in overtime, with Chinn scoring the thrilling overtime goal for Classics.

The 2020/2021 Classics beat Lakeridge High School (Oregon) 9-6 in the finals of the Elite A division thanks to unselfish offense, good defense and dominant face-off play.

Some of the players on the Classics teams were part of the Bellevue High School team that went undefeated and placed first at the Space Needle Shootout lacrosse tournament from Dec. 6-8 in Tukwila.