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De Hoog, De Haan win awards

A pair of Lynden Christian coaches received Coach of the Year honors last week. Kent De Hoog was named 1A track and field Coach of the Year by the Washington State Track and Field Coaches Association, ...

Volleyball roundup: Meridian picks up first win

Meridian concluded its season by earning its first victory of the year, defeating Sedro-Woolley 20-25, 25-21, 25-23, 25-21. Taylor Brackinreed led the Trojans with 35 assists, while Julia Broussard and ...

Girls’ soccer roundup: LC wins in shootout

Lynden Christian defeated Cedar Park Christian in a penalty-kick shootout on Monday in the first round of its district tournament. With the teams still knotted 1-1 after overtime, the match went to a shootout, ...

Hastings keys Lions to bounceback, top-five win; Meridian edges No. 6 Baker, Nooksack rallies to beat No. 10 LC

When his team needed a big play, it seemed like Scooter Hastings was always there to answer the call. All 6-foot-7 of him. With the Lions facing a fourth-and-goal from the three-yard line, it was Hastings ...
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Streak ends, but focus is same

LYNDEN — 2A top-ranked Lynden had won 33 games in a row, 43 straight home contests, 55 straight Northwest Conference matchups and beaten rival Ferndale five consecutive times. All of those streaks came ...
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Volleyball: Resilient Lions look to get quicker starts

BELLINGHAM — Lynden volleyball has demonstrated its ability to fight back from deficits. Now head coach Julie Clift wants to see the team get off to quicker starts. “It’s great to be able to come ...

Tennis: Duo aims for state

BELLINGHAM — As one of the final eight pairs in this season’s district doubles tennis tournament, Lynden senior Dakota Davis and Ben Mulder are one win from matching the success they had at the same ...
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Soccer Roundup: Mount Baker picks up two wins

WHATCOM — After winning its first match of the season the week before, Mount Baker won two more matches last week. The Mountaineers began the week with a dramatic 5-3 win over Nooksack Valley on Oct. ...

Lyncs XC shines at Lake Lap Invite

BELLINGHAM — Lynden Christian put together a strong cross country showing at the Lake Lap Invite on Oct. 16 at Lake Padden, earning team wins on both the boys’ and girls’ sides. The meet featured ...

DeWaard leads Lynden swim to win over Cubs

ANACORTES — Shelby DeWaard helped Lynden to a 110-56 swim victory over Sedro-Woolley on Oct. 16, winning a pair of individual races and a pair of relays as well. DeWaard took first place in the 100-yard ...