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North county athletes stay on track

BELLINGHAM — For the Lynden girls track team, perhaps no one has been more consistent this season than talented discus and javelin hurler Shelby Jacob. The senior, who has dominated meets throughout ...

Nooksack Valley finds new hoops coach

NOOKSACK — The early 2000s were memorable for Nooksack Valley basketball fans. The team won the state title in 2003 and made the state tourney the years 2004-07. The program was riding high and the Martinelli’s ...
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Ex-NFL player delivers Strong words

LYNDEN — It was a little over 17 years ago that Mack Strong sat in his lavish home in Redmond. The former Seattle Seahawks All-Pro fullback had it all. Money, cars, celebrity status and a beautiful girlfriend, ...

Baseball: Rough Saturday ends Trojans’ season

BELLINGHAM — The Meridian Trojans and coach Steve Slesk were one win away from reaching the 1A state tourney. Following a convincing victory over Seattle Chrsitian on Thursday, the Trojans looked poised ...

Fastpitch: Mounties take out LC in district title game

LYNDEN — Things couldn’t have gone much smoother for the Mount Baker fastpitch team over the weekend. After defeating Friday Harbor 16-3 in the opening round of the 1A district tournament, the Mounties ...

Baseball roundup: Lynden headed to state

Riding the strong right arm of senior pitcher Kody Ames, the Lynden baseball Lions defeated Squalicum 3-1 on Saturday morning to clinch a berth in the 2A state tournament. The Lions, who lost to Archbishop ...

New head man at Nooksack Valley

On Wednesday morning, Nooksack Valley High School Athletic Director Tom Harmon informed the Lynden Tribune that the school hired Chris Scrimsher as its new varsity basketball coach. Scrimsher takes over ...

Baseball roundup: Nooksack moves on

In the  first game of the 1A tri-district baseball tourney, the Nooksack Valley Pioneers kept their season alive following a 7-3 victory over Eatonville on Tuesday night. With the win, the Pioneers will ...

Season over for Mount Baker soccer

In the opening round of the 1A tri-district soccer tournament, the Mount Baker Mounties took on powerful Seattle Academy and could not pull off the upset. Mount Baker lost 3-0 on Tuesday night and saw ...
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Lions earn it the hard way

ANACORTES — Entering the top of the fifth inning, with the score Granite Falls 1, Lynden 0, Lions pitcher Kody Ames gathered his teammates in front of the dugout. The Lynden bats had been freezing throughout ...