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Lions bounce back with pair of victories, strong finishes

  WHATCOM — In a 2A top-10 matchup, No. 2-ranked Lynden (8-3, 3-1 Northwest Conference) dropped a 52-50 nail-biter at No. 6 Anacortes on Jan. 6.   The Lions won the Dec. 22 meeting between the ...

Lynden stifling opponents with shutdown defense

  WHATCOM — 2A No. 8-ranked Lynden (8-4, 4-0 Northwest Conference) used a pair of stellar defensive performances to remain unbeaten in league play.   On Friday, the Lions beat Meridian 44-35, ...

North County lacrosse registration open

  WHATCOM — Registration for the North County Cavaliers, a local club lacrosse program, is currently open for what will be the 10th season of play this spring.   The program offers teams from ...

Silent auction for Coaches vs. Cancer at LC-Meridian game

  LAUREL — The Meridian Booster Club will be holding a silent auction to raise funds for Coaches vs. Cancer during Friday’s varsity and junior varsity boys’ basketball games between Meridian ...
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Martin’s game at even greater heights

  LAUREL — Meridian senior point guard Alex Martin exploded onto the local sports scene last season, averaging 14.8 points per game and earning second-team All-Northwest Conference honors in his ...
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Lancaster returns to the court

  LYNDEN — The moment couldn’t come soon enough for Lynden Christian senior point guard Makayla Lancaster.   Last week, it finally arrived.   After suffering a torn ACL in the quarterfinal ...
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Schwinden, Baker win Sedro-Woolley tourney

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — Mount Baker earned first place as a team at the Woolley Women’s Wrestling Tournament on Jan. 3 at Sedro-Woolley High School, as three Mountaineer wrestlers notched wins in their respective ...

Baker boys’ wrestling places two at Schmunk

  WARDEN — Mount Baker only took six wrestlers, all of whom were underclassmen, to the Schmunk Invite on Saturday in Warden, but still placed two in the top five of their respective weight classes. ...

Lyncs suffer two consecutive narrow defeats

WHATCOM — 1A top-ranked Lynden Christian (7-3, 2-0) suffered a pair of narrow losses last week. On Dec. 30, the Lyncs fell to 2A No. 3-ranked White River 41-39 in the Cloud 9 Christmas Classic at Lynden ...

Lions finish 2-2 in southern California holiday tourney

WHATCOM — Lynden Christian (7-3, 1-1 Northwest Conference) routed Bellevue Christian 73-32 on Dec. 30 in the Cloud 9 Christmas Classic at Lynden Christian High School. Zach Roetcisoender led the Lyncs ...