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Baseball: Tutterow leads Trojans to first victory of young season

  WHATCOM — Meridian (1-1) suffered a 5-2 defeat to Squalicum on March 17 in its season opener, unable to recover from an early 5-0 hole after three innings. Dalton Biehle highlighted the Trojans ...

Soccer: Pioneers off to unbeaten start

  WHATCOM — Nooksack Valley (4-0) continued its undefeated start with two more victories.   On March 18, the Pioneers defeated Lynden 2-1, scoring both goals off of corner kicks.   After ...

Rothwell signs to play softball at Lower Columbia College

Lynden senior pitcher and outfielder Hannah Rothwell signed her National Letter of Intent on Thursday to play softball at Lower Columbia College. “I’m really excited to go continue my education to ...

PHOTOS: Lynden boys’ swim team postseason gallery

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Missing Scooter ‘the guy’

  LYNDEN — Standing at 6-7, Lynden senior forward Scooter Hastings is a towering presence.   And the Cal Poly Pomona commit — who was recently named Class 2A state Player of the Year by the ...
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Lots to like in Lynden’s season-opening victory

  LYNDEN — With his team missing three key players and starting a defender at goalkeeper in the season-opener on Monday, Lynden head coach Drew Smiley wasn’t quite sure what to expect.   “We ...
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Bats hot, fielding not in Lions’ season-opener

  LYNDEN — After losing just one starter from a team that finished third in state last season, a strong, experienced Lynden team is eyeing another deep run this year.   And the Lions got a measuring ...

Lyncs were a real-life story that inspired

As someone whose life has more or less revolved around sports for about as long as memory serves, I’m ashamed to admit that I’ve never watched the movie “Hoosiers.”   Loosely based on a true ...

Spring roundup

BOYS’ SOCCER   Nooksack Valley stormed past Lynden Christian with five second-half goals en route to a 7-0 win on Monday.   Rigoberto Gonzales led the Pioneers with a hat trick, while Luke VanWingerden ...

Local All-NWC selections

BOYS Co-Coach of the Year Rob Gray (Baker) First team Scooter Hastings (Lynden) Sterling Somers (Lynden) Alex Martin (Meridian) Second team Zach Roetcisoender (LC) Cody Fransen (LC) Timothy Soares (Baker) ...