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Lynden’s Ming cruises to win

CUSTER — Lynden girls golfer Emily Ming has put together one heck of a 2014 campaign, and it continued on Monday at Grandview Golf Course, where she recorded the top score of the day by shooting a 77. ...

Diamond roundup: Lynden keeps climbing upward

Earlier in the season, there was a lot of concern surrounding the Lynden baseball team. The losses were piling up and frustration was growing. Oh, how times have changed. The Lions are now 13-7 overall, ...
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Arneson takes home Avalon title

BURLINGTON — The conditions at Avalon Golf Course in Burlington on Monday afternoon were far from perfect. The rain was falling and the terrain on the fairways was wet and sloppy. The greens were far ...
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Soccer challenges ahead

BELLINGHAM — Entering Thursday night’s tilt with 2A Bellingham, Nooksack Valley soccer coach Valentin Villalobos understood he and his boys faced a bit of an uphill climb against the Red Raiders. Before ...
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Telling week ahead for Mount Baker

DEMING — There’s no denying that the competition level for fastpitch in the Northwest Conference is tough this season. This is something Mount Baker coach Ron Lepper fully understands. Entering last ...

NWC boys soccer: LC tops Meridian

It’s become a consistent trend for NWC soccer fans to hear good things about Lyncs’ midfielder Cody Fransen following a game. Tuesday was no different. Fransen scored two goals in yesterday’s ...
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DeHaan hires his replacement

LYNDEN — The year was 1980 and current Lynden Christian Athletic Director Curt DeHaan had just been named the girls basketball coach of the Lyncs. DeHaan, 26 at the time, accepted the job as a recent ...
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Trojan record falls at Civic

BELLINGHAM — It was about a week ago that Meridian’s Janessa Murphy felt she could break a record. Not just a personal record, though. The senior Trojan long jumper, who began her jumping career last ...
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Back down to earth

BELLINGHAM — Entering Monday’s clash with the Sehome Mariners, no team had been playing at a higher clip than the Lynden Lions. Lynden, which held a 4-6 record following a 7-6 loss at Bellingham on ...

NWC boys’ track roundup

BELLINGHAM — If there’s one thing that has helped the Meridian boys track team throughout 2014, it’s been consistency. And on Friday, at Civic Stadium, the team continued that trend during the NWC ...