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Nooksack’s Valley’s Murphy wins Twilight Invitational

MARYSVILLE — Nooksack Valley senior Amy Jo Murphy won the ninth annual Twilight Invitational’s 1B-2A race Saturday at Cedarcrest Golf Course. Murphy finished the 5,000-meter, 125-runner race with a ...

Lynden tennis tops Burlington for first victory of season

BURLINGTON — The Lynden boys’ tennis team picked up its first victory of the season with a 4-3 win over Burlington on Sept. 30. The Lions earned three of the four singles’ points, winning all three ...

Hollander wins in dual meet vs. Sehome

BELLINGHAM — Lynden’s Sarah Hollander continued her strong season by winning the 200-yard individual medley (2:27.73) in a dual meet with Sehome on Thursday at Bellingham’s Arne Hanna Aquatic Center. ...

Football roundup: Lions rout Sehome; Bladies leads Lyncs past Nooksack Valley

Lynden 47, Sehome 14 BELLINGHAM — Sterling Somers tossed threw touchdown passes and ran for another score as Lynden raced to a 27-point halftime lead en route to a 47-14 victory over Sehome on Friday ...

Mountaineers rally from 21-point deficit for wild win over Meridian

Falling into a 21-0 hole to conference rival Meridian on the road was about as far from an ideal start Mount Baker could have imagined. “We didn’t play particularly well in the first half, and a lot ...
Lynden sophomore Sierra Smith scores the second of two late first-half goals that propelled the Lions to a 4-1 win over Meridian on Thursday afternoon. (Cameron Van Til)

Smith, Fullner propel Lions past Meridian in battle of NWC unbeatens

Sierra Smith scored two late first-half goals in the span of a minute, both on assists from Peyton Fullner, as Lynden remained undefeated in conference play with a 4-1 victory over previously unbeaten ...
Meridian senior running back Nick Dritsas scored five touchdowns — three rushing and two receiving — to lead the Trojans to a 40-13 victory over Lynden Christian during Friday night’s Northwest Conference 1A opener. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Dritsas leads Trojans past LC with five touchdowns

LYNDEN — Meridian head coach Bob Ames describes Nick Dritsas as a quiet kid who “wouldn’t say boo on Halloween.” But in the Trojans’ conference opener, the senior running back made a loud statement ...
LC junior Hannah Rusnak had eight kills and 11 assists in the Lyncs’ 25-19, 25-16, 31-29 sweep of Lynden on Sept. 24. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Bajema, Lyncs sweep Lynden in rivalry match

LYNDEN — Prior to the season, Lynden Christian senior and University of Washington commit Kara Bajema was named to Under Armour’s national class of 2016 “Watch List,” placing her among the top ...
Lynden junior Peyton Fullner launches a shot over the LC goalkeeper’s head and into the net from roughly 35 yards out for a 23rd-minute goal that gave the Lions a 1-0 lead. Fullner assisted sophomore Sierra Smith for another goal in the 45th minute. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lions overcome first-half red card, shut out rival LC

LYNDEN — Lynden had it planned out. After its typically stellar defense surrendered three goals to Lynden Christian in a non-league victory earlier this season, the Lions had done their homework heading ...
Nooksack Valley senior Conner Jones placed third out of 69 runners in Saturday's Mt. Baker Invitational and improved by more than 70 seconds on his time from last year. (Courtesy photo/Gregory Dickman)

Local runners have strong showings at Mt. Baker Invite

SILVER LAKE — While Nooksack Valley senior Amy Jo Murphy didn’t repeat as champion of the Mt. Baker Invitational on Saturday at Silver Lake Park, she accomplished something likely even more important. ...