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The CVT Take: Seahawks soaring after adversity-filled start

SEATTLE — Last season was largely about dominance for the Seahawks as they rode one of the best defenses in NFL history to a world championship, culminating in the Super Bowl dissection of Denver’s ...
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Former WCC coach aims to revamp Nooksack basketball

EVERSON — It’s not often that a coach with nearly two decades of experience at the college level elects to take over a struggling high school program. That, however, is exactly what first-year Nooksack ...

Girls Hoops Roundup: Yost breaks school record, scores 48

WHATCOM — Emily Yost set a school record, scoring 46 points in Mount Baker’s 77-39 rout of Oak Harbor on Friday. Yost also held the previous record, which she set with 39 points in last year’s season ...

Mounties solid on the mat

BLAINE — The Mount Baker boys’ wrestling team may be young, but it put together a solid showing at the Battle of the Border tournament last weekend at Blaine High School. Of the 12 Mountaineers wrestlers ...

Boys Hoops Roundup: Trojans remain unbeaten

WHATCOM — Meridian (6-0) remained undefeated with a pair of victories last week. The Trojans defeated Burlington 66-55 on Dec. 9 after racing to a 39-16 halftime lead. Alex Martin led Meridian with 20 ...

Lynden’s Sterk earns MVP honors

WHATCOM — Lynden senior Bryce Sterk was named the Northwest Conference 2A/3A MVP last week, highlighting a league-high six first-team all-conference selections for the Lions. “He’s one of those players ...

Local All-Northwest Conference football selections

Local 2A/3A selections MVP: Bryce Sterk FIRST TEAM – OFFENSE Offensive line: Bryce Sterk (Lynden) Running backs: Trent Postma (Lynden) Wide receivers: Jordan Wittenberg (Lynden) Kicker: Per ...

Lyncs make most of return trip to the desert

GILBERT, Ariz. — When the Lynden Christian boys basketball team ventured to Arizona for the Christian Cup in December 2012, head coach Roger De Boer viewed it as a one-time opportunity for his program. ...
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Girls Hoops Roundup: LC opens Bomber era with convincing wins; NV undefeated

WHATCOM — After Lynden Christian girls basketball head coach Curt De Haan stepped down last spring with eight state titles and a girls’ state-record 772 wins in his 34 seasons leading the Lyncs, the ...

Meridian sitting undefeated at 4-0

WHATCOM — Undefeated Meridian (4-0) has opened its season with four straight victories, beginning with a 68-34 rout over Coupeville on Dec. 1. Alex Martin led the Trojans with 17 points and six assists ...