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There’s no denying Heezen charge

LYNDEN — Every prep athlete has a goal upon beginning the senior campaign of their high school career. For Meridian javelin thrower Kaleb Heezen, he has his goals set quite high. “I want the school ...
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Tenacity key on the pitch for Lions

LAUREL — When the Lynden and Meridian soccer teams face off on the pitch, one might think the players have just watched some football movies prior to the initial whistle. Bodies are guaranteed to fly ...
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Fastpitch: A strong foundation to build on

LYNDEN — Shortly before the start of the season, Lynden coach Steve Petersen surveyed the field and looked on as his players did some in-field drills. Petersen was wearing a Bellevue College fastpitch ...
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The loss of a legend

LYNDEN — If there’s one word that sings like no other around the city of Lynden, especially in regard to athletics, “tradition” seems more than appropriate. But tradition isn’t built overnight, ...
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NWC Baseball: A look ahead

LYNDEN — With the score 4-1 in Mount Baker’s favor in the bottom of the seventh inning on Monday night, and starting pitcher Cody Larsen cruising on the mound, it appeared as though the Mounties would ...
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One final hurrah for seniors

LYNDEN — For one final night, senior basketball players from Whatcom County gathered in the 2014 Boys & Girls Club Basketball Classic, to have fun at the end of their hoops careers. At Lynden High ...

Equestrian show coming to Lynden

LYNDEN — Equestrian Vaulting, the sport of dance and gymnastics on horseback, comes to the Northwest Washington Fairgrounds March 28-30, 2014. Vaulters of all ages, including some of the top vaulters ...

Salminen makes Finnish national Lacrosse team

LYNDEN — For local lacrosse fans, the name Treven Salminen certainly rings a bell. The 2013 Lynden grad enjoyed a successful career with the North County Cavaliers lacrosse team, which helped him achieve ...
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A sweet ending for LC’s DeHaan

With 772 wins to his name, Lynden Christian girls basketball coach Curt DeHaan stands alone at the top among girls coaches in Washington state high school basketball history. The LC varsity coach since ...
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SunDome-inance

YAKIMA — Prior to tipoff of Saturday night’s 1A state championship game, LC coach Curt DeHaan walked up to the media table. The veteran coach was looking quite dapper, sporting slacks, a white dress ...