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Youth being shown

LYNDEN — Through 11 games this season, where the Lynden Lions have gone 5-6, there’s something coach Cory White hasn’t really seen from his team. The hitting is there. The pitching is too. But following ...

Boys soccer: Lynden falls to Burlington-Edison

In a meeting of 2A NWC foes, Burlington-Edison defeated Lynden 5-2 on Tuesday afternoon. With the loss, the Lions are now 2-4-2 on the season. Goals in that game for Lynden were scored by Alex Guenther ...
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Pitching strong, bats cold for LC

LYNDEN — Last week, Lynden Christian baseball coach Desi Luna found himself in a bit of a strange situation. Up and down the lineup, he said, there were several guys missing. With spring break on the ...
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A gift out of nowhere for Lions

LYNDEN — It was only about three days before the spring sports season started when Lynden soccer coach Drew Smiley received a text message from senior Rudy Mendoza. Smiley looked at his phone and saw ...
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Dream achieved for Lyncs

LYNDEN — It was all a dream for Mitch Moorlag. Last spring, the Lynden Christian fastpitch coach pictured himself pacing through a dugout on the LC school grounds while looking back into stands to see ...

Boys Soccer: Inconsistency for NWC teams

Across the board for north county soccer teams, it hasn’t been the start, presumedly, that coaches were hoping for. Currently, of Lynden, LC, Nooksack Valley, Meridian and Mount Baker, no team has ...
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National decline hits Bender Fields too

LYNDEN — These days, the number of athletes playing sports at Bender Fields doesn’t seem to be as high as it used to be. That’s because it isn’t as full. Over the last few years, Lynden Parks Director ...
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Little brother no more

LYNDEN — When people head to Las Vegas, Nev., for vacation, there’s usually several things they like to stop in and do first. The options are limitless. You can catch a magic show, hang out with an ...

Meridian off to a great campaign

LAUREL — Before the first game of 2014, Meridian baseball coach Steve Slesk said the way his kids started the season would be crucial for the team’s confidence. Four games into 2014, it looks like ...

Mounties have good day

DEMING — Whenever Mount Baker and Nooksack Valley get together for a track meet, you can expect some top-tier athleticism on display. On Thursday, March 27, the Mounties hosted the Pioneers and Friday ...