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Wrestling: The state champion is here

TACOMA — The scene was all too familiar for Chloe Gardner. The Nooksack Valley senior stood on the side of a mat inside the Tacoma Dome during the 2014 Mat Classic on Saturday morning. She was getting ...
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Lynden girls hoops: Diaper dandies step up

MOUNT VERNON — With 1:15 left in the 2A district championship game on Friday night, Lynden’s Jasmyne Neria stepped to the free-throw line after being fouled on a three-point attempt. The scoreboard ...
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Lynden hoops: Special night in Mount Vernon

MOUNT VERNON — It’s been a common theme for the Lynden boys basketball team this postseason. The Lions trail going into halftime, but use their athleticism to wear teams down late in the game. In the ...
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Defense helps LC capture tri-districts

MOUNTLAKE TERRACE — On a night where things couldn’t have gone much better for them offensively, it was a solid defensive performance that paved the way for the Lynden Christian girls on Saturday in ...
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Lindsay grabs fourth in Tacoma

TACOMA — Moments after Travis Linday’s semifinals loss on Saturday, Mount Baker wrestling coach Ron Lepper looked into the eyes of his 170-pound wrestler and delivered a quick, yet powerful message. ...

1A/2A state basketball regional games set

Following their championship victories this weekend, the Lynden boys/girls and Lynden Christian girls advanced to state regionals next weekend. The WIAA announced the dates of the regional games next weekend. ...
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The first time is the sweetest

Lynden senior Stephanie Somers has had an excellent career for the Lions. However, she had never experienced winning a 2A district championship. On Friday night, though, Somers and the rest of her teammates ...
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Lynden too much for Lake Washington

The Lions were able to make the plays they needed too down the stretch. It’s as simple as that. Down for the majority of the game, Lynden clutched up in a big way Saturday night to knock off Lake ...

Defense key for LC girls

As well as LC was able to execute offensively, it was its defense that proved to be the difference in their dominant 67-30 victory over Cascade Christian on Saturday in the 1A tri-district championship. ...
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Ending things the right way

After back-to-back years where she lost in the semifinals, Nooksack Valley’s Chloe Gardner refused to be denied on Saturday at the 2014 Mat Classic in the Tacoma Dome. The 145-pounder captured her ...