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Somers, Roetcisoender receive WIBCA Player of the Year honors

Lynden senior Sterling Somers and Lynden Christian senior Zach Roetcisoender were named state co-Players of the Year within their schools’ respective classifications by the Washington Interscholastic ...

LC girls rally to beat King’s for state title

YAKIMA — Lynden Christian rallied from an eight-point deficit late in the third quarter to win the 1A state championship with a 43-38 win over King’s on Saturday in the Yakima Valley SunDome. Kara ...

Lynden girls fall to Shorecrest in state title game

YAKIMA — Lynden surrendered a five-point halftime lead and suffered a 49-43 loss to district rival Shorecrest in the 2A state title game on Saturday in the Yakima Valley SunDome. Shorecrest compiled ...

State basketball (Saturday): Somers hits game-winning 3, carries Lions to third-place trophy

Lynden boys 54, Tumwater 52 YAKIMA — Sterling Somers swished a 3-pointer with seven seconds remaining as Lynden rallied from a four-point deficit in the final minute to capture the 2A state third-place ...

State basketball (Friday): Lynden girls, LC girls advance to title games

Lynden girls 37, Ellensburg 34 YAKIMA — Jasmyne Neria returned from a first-half injury and intercepted a pass in the game’s closing seconds as third-ranked Lynden held off fourth-ranked Ellensburg ...

State basketball (Thursday): Lynden girls, Lynden boys, Nooksack girls, LC girls advance to semifinals

Lynden girls 59, Black Hills 44 YAKIMA — Third-ranked Lynden raced to a 14-0 lead on its way to a 59-44 win over eighth-ranked Black Hills in the 2A state quarterfinals on Thursday in the Yakima Valley ...
Noah King (3), Sterling Somers (13) and Jordan Wittenberg embrace after Lynden’s 71-68 win over crosstown rival Lynden Christian on Jan. 21. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lynden senior trio looking to go out on top

Noah King (3), Sterling Somers (13) and Jordan Wittenberg embrace after Lynden’s 71-68 win over crosstown rival Lynden Christian on Jan. 21. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) Longtime friends Somers, ...
Lynden freshman Christian Zamora scored 13 points and grabbed seven rebounds to help the Lions to a 57-51 win over Liberty (Issaquah) on Saturday in a 2A state regional contest. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Fabulous freshmen help Lions back to the Dome

Lynden freshman Christian Zamora scored 13 points and grabbed seven rebounds to help the Lions to a 57-51 win over Liberty (Issaquah) on Saturday in a 2A state regional contest. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden ...
LC senior point guard Josiah Meppelink ran the offense with precision, efficiency
and smarts, and was an integral part of the team’s success. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

LC boys eliminated, but leave lasting legacy

LC senior point guard Josiah Meppelink ran the offense with precision, efficiency and smarts, and was an integral part of the team’s success. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) Lyncs can’t overcome ...
Lynden junior Elisa Kooiman makes a wrap-around pass during the Lions’ state regional win over Liberty (Issaquah) on Saturday. Kooiman had 21 points and 10 rebounds. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lynden girls Yakima-bound for third consecutive year

Lynden junior Elisa Kooiman makes a wrap-around pass during the Lions’ state regional win over Liberty (Issaquah) on Saturday. Kooiman had 21 points and 10 rebounds. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) Kooiman ...