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Baker’s one-two punch

LYNDEN — It’s not hard to spot the biggest reason behind Mount Baker’s hot start to the season. Or more accurately, the two biggest reasons. The Mountaineers’ pair of 5-11 forwards Emily Yost and ...

Lions go 2-2 in southern California tournament

WHATCOM — Lynden (6-2, 1-0 Northwest Conference) split its four games at the Orange Holiday Classic, advancing to the consolation championship game of the tournament at Hope International Univeristy ...
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The 2014 sports year in review

WHATCOM — From state titles and school records to the conclusion of a Hall of Fame career and the passing of one of Lynden’s most beloved icons, 2014 was a memorable and significant year in north county ...

Van Hulzen’s go-ahead layup propels Lyncs past Granger

WHATCOM — Freshman Riley Van Hulzen hit a go-ahead layup off an inbound play with 15 seconds left to lead Lynden Christian (7-1, 2-0 Northwest Conference) past Granger on Monday in the Cloud 9 Christmas ...
Senior guard Cody Fransen has emerged for the Lyncs this season and led LC with 26 points in Saturday’s 64-45 win over Cedar Park Christian in the ShoWare Shootout. (Cameron  Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

A tale of two halves for LC

Lyncs use 20-1 third-quarter run to beat Cedar Park Christian in ShoWare Shootout   KENT — Lynden Christian’s players and coaches were not pleased with the team’s first-half performance on Saturday. ...
Junior forward Kara Bajema scored 18 points on Saturday, including 13 in the first quarter. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lyncs fall to 4A powerhouse Bellarmine Prep

LC led by 10 in first half, but 19-2 run proved  costly in ShoWare Shootout loss   KENT — It’s not often that a 1A team gets to face a 4A powerhouse. But on Saturday, that was exactly the opportunity ...
Good ball movement led to open looks and an efficient shooting performance by Lynden on Monday night in a 64-45 win over Anacortes. It also spread the scoring among a number of players, including sophomore Andrew Kivlighn (above), who finished with 10 points. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Selfless Lions off to strong start

Ball movement helps Lions beat previously unbeaten Anacortes, stay undefeated   LYNDEN — Lynden boys’ basketball returns a pair of all-conference players from last season in 6-foot-7 senior post ...
Junior guard Arlissa Oettel became Nooksack Valley’s fourth different leading scorer this season when she scored 19 points in last Thursday’s 58-42 win over Sehome. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Nooksack Valley has abundance of scorers

Pioneers have plenty of options on offense   BELLINGHAM — Four times this season it’s been Mariah Perry. Twice it’s been Emelia Gimmaka. Another time it was Brianna Turner.   Last Thursday ...

Photo gallery – Seahawks 17, 49ers 7 (Sunday, Dec. 14)

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Bomber era underway for Lyncs

LYNDEN — For the first time since 1980, a new head coach is on the sideline for LC girls’ basketball. After Curt De Haan retired from the position last spring, the Lyncs turned to 25-year-old Brady ...