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Lynden boys swim team wins pair of events in narrow loss to Squalicum

BELLINGHAM — The Lynden boys swim team had an individual winner and a winning relay team in an 85-80 dual-meet loss to Squalicum on Jan. 12 at Arne Hanna Aquatic Center. Daniel Traina won the 100-meter ...

Correction: Baker girls wrestling team had 10 NWC finalists

Last week’s article about the Mount Baker girls wrestling team winning the Northwest Conference Championships left out 190-pound runner-up Jada Jarvin. She gave the Mountaineers 10 finalists. Jarvin ...

LC pulls away for win over previously unbeaten Burlington in battle of top-ranked teams

LYNDEN — The Lynden Christian girls basketball team used a pair of 9-0 fourth-quarter runs to pull away for a 71-58 win over previously unbeaten Burlington on Tuesday in a key Northwest Conference matchup ...
Akemi Schwinden, pictured above in a December tournament, was one of four Mount Baker wrestlers on Saturday to win an individual title at the Northwest Conference Championships. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Mounties win NWC title, continue dominant start

Akemi Schwinden, pictured above in a December tournament, was one of four Mount Baker wrestlers on Saturday to win an individual title at the Northwest Conference Championships. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden ...
Freshman point guard Danielle Tyler has been a big part of Mount Baker’s 10-2 start, but the Mountaineers struggled down the stretch in a loss to Ferndale on Monday. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Mountaineers go cold in fourth quarter, fall to Ferndale

Freshman point guard Danielle Tyler has been a big part of Mount Baker’s 10-2 start, but the Mountaineers struggled down the stretch in a loss to Ferndale on Monday. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) LYNDEN ...

Girls basketball roundup: Lions avenge season’s lone loss with win over Anacortes

WHATCOM — Lynden (11-1, 4-0 Northwest Conference) avenged its only loss of the season with a 54-41 league victory over Anacortes on Jan. 5. It marked a 33-point turnaround from the Lions’ 45-25 non-league ...

Boys basketball roundup: Lions suffer first loss, top-ranked LC still perfect

WHATCOM — 2A No. 2-ranked Lynden (11-1, 3-1 Northwest Conference) suffered its first loss of the season in a 54-38 NWC defeat to visiting No. 7 Anacortes on Jan. 5, less than a month after the Lions ...

Mount Baker names new baseball coach

DEMING — Mount Baker High School has announced Justin Myers as its new head baseball coach, according to a Monday press release from athletic director Quinn LeSage. A 2002 Mount Baker graduate, Myers ...

Lynden, Mount Baker boys wrestling teams have success at tournaments

SNOHOMISH — Three Lynden boys wrestlers placed on Saturday in the Panther Classic, a tournament that included numerous higher-classification schools. Brody Weinheimer finished runner-up in the 195-pound ...

Lynden swimmers Perry, Hagedorn earns wins

LYNDEN — Roscoe Perry and Justin Hagedorn each won an individual event in the Lynden boys swim team’s 108-59 loss to state power Sehome on Jan. 7. Perry won the 200-meter freestyle (2:14.42). Hagedorn ...