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Football roundup: Mountaineers rally, earn fourth straight quarterfinal berth; Trojans eliminated

KALAMA — Mount Baker senior quarterback Mason Bass ran for an eventual game-winning 35-yard touchdown with just more than three minutes left as the Mountaineers rallied from a 21-point first-quarter ...
From left, Lynden seniors Jordan Wittenberg, Ezra Arneson and Sterling Somers sign their National Letters of Intent on Nov. 12. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Local athletes sign letters of intent

WHATCOM — Some of Whatcom County’s top high school athletes have recently made their collegiate plans a formality by signing their National Letters of Intent. A trio of Lynden athletes — Jordan Wittenberg ...

Kaemingk steps down as LC head football coach

WHATCOM — Galen Kaemingk has resigned after five seasons as Lynden Christian’s head football coach, athletic director Curt De Haan announced in a press release on Monday. “He is looking forward to ...

Registration open for local high school rec hoops league

LYNDEN — Registration is open for the Northwest Youth Basketball League until Friday, Nov. 20, or until the league is full. The NYBL is a recreational league for boys and girls in grades 9-12 who don’t ...

LC volleyball wins back-to-back state titles with sweep of Cedar Park

Until last year, despite 18 consecutive trips to the state tournament, the Lynden Christian volleyball team had never won a state championship. Now the Lyncs have won two in a row. LC earned back-to-back ...

LC volleyball rallies, advances to state championship with dramatic semifinal win

Lynden Christian head coach Kim Grycel had gone all season without mention of a repeat state championship. But with her team’s hopes of a second consecutive state title slipping away during Saturday’s ...

LC volleyball advances to state semifinals with pair of sweeps

The Lynden Christian volleyball team advanced to the 1A state semifinals with a pair of sweeps on Friday at the Yakima Valley SunDome. The defending champion Lyncs cruised to a 25-11, 25-11, 25-15 opening-round ...
Lynden Christian senior outside hitter Kara Bajema, a University of Washington commit, has helped lead the Lyncs to a 19th consecutive state volleyball tournament appearance. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Bajema wrapping up illustrious LC career

LYNDEN — Kara Bajema’s potential has always been evident. Her upside has always been intriguing. But to turn capability into reality takes dedication and commitment. The 6-2 Lynden Christian volleyball ...
Lynden suffered a 21-17 loss to Sedro-Woolley on Friday night in the district playoffs, snapping the Lions’ streak of nine consecutive state playoff appearances.

Sedro-Woolley eliminates Lions in district playoff

BELLINGHAM — Falling short of state is an almost foreign concept for a powerhouse Lynden program accustomed to deep postseason runs. After all, Lynden’s seniors were in second grade the last time a ...
Left: Nooksack Valley’s Amy Jo Murphy led all local runners with a fourth-place finish. Right: Lynden Christian's Eric Steiger placed 14th to lead all local boys.

Locals post strong performances at state cross country meet

PASCO — Nooksack Valley senior Amy Jo Murphy wrapped up an illustrious prep cross country career with a fourth-place medal at the 1A state championships on Saturday at Sun Willows Golf Course in Pasco. ...