Small city, big dreams for Lions

LYNDEN — Decision day is two weeks away. For several Lynden High football prospects, their performances during back-to-back 2A state championships hasn’t gone unnoticed by college scouts. Lion standouts ...

No underdog here

SPOKANE — The Nooksack Valley girls wrestling team continues to build on an already impressive season. Over the weekend, the Pioneers tripped to Spokane to participate in the Dream Duals Wresting Tournament. ...
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Sumas inventor brings us ‘Icy Light’

SUMAS — Sumas resident Jeff Latham still thinks about the cold winter day back in 2005. He was living in Bethel, Alaska and woke up near the crack of dawn to get ready for work. He was a bus driver for ...
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Shine bright like a diamond

LYNDEN — M-V-P, M-V-P. Those chants echoed through Jake Maberry Gymnasium Friday night with Lynden up 52-48 over cross-town rival Lynden Christian as John Shine stepped to the free-throw line. There ...
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Tiemersma makes presence felt

LYNDEN — At 6-0, Lynden Christian forward Kayla Tiemersma stands out on the hardwood. Her fierce and competitive play for the Lyncs provides nightmares for opposing teams. On Friday night during LC’s ...
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NWC Tourney: Confetti for Iaconetti

BELLINGHAM — For Lynden wrestler Nick Iaconetti, the hard work is starting to pay off. Iaconetti dominated his competition Saturday at Sehome High School during the Northwest Conference Tournament and ...

Hoops teams inconsistent

WHATCOM — Meridian has been battling inconsistency throughout the first 14 games of the season. The Trojans are 7-7 on the year and are coming off a 59-46 loss to Anacortes on Monday night. Meridan has ...
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More than pride on the line

LYNDEN — It happens every year. In early January, Lynden and Lynden Christian meet in a rivalry that dates back decades. 2013 is different, however. Both teams are not only coming off state championships ...
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Swimmers keep improving

LYNDEN — For Lynden Lions swimming coach Steve Gibb, the hard work he and his athletes have put forth this season is certainly paying off. Gibb, who implemented a new P90X training regiment this year, ...
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Pioneering their way to victory

NOOKSACK — Depth and experience. It’s what’s needed to compete at a high level and is essential for a team when they suffer shooting woes. For the Nooksack Valley girls basketball team, the above-mentioned ...