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5 Mount Baker boys wrestlers place at Schmunk Invite

WARDEN — The Mount Baker boys wrestling team placed five wrestlers at the Schmunk Invitational on Saturday. The Mountaineers finished ninth out of 14 schools at the event with 65 points. Jeremiah Cronk ...
The Lynden girls basketball team (upper left), LC volleyball team (upper right), LC boys basketball team (bottom left) and Lynden softball team (bottom right) all had ample reason to celebrate their accomplishments in 2015. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Sports year in review: Plenty to celebrate

The Lynden girls basketball team (upper left), LC volleyball team (upper right), LC boys basketball team (bottom left) and Lynden softball team (bottom right) all had ample reason to celebrate their accomplishments ...
The Ball Iz Lyfe girls team practices Monday in a created barn loft court of the VanderHaak farm. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune)

A league of their own: Cornerstone’s NWYBL

The Ball Iz Lyfe girls team practices Monday in a created barn loft court of the VanderHaak farm. (Calvin Bratt/Lynden Tribune) LYNDEN ­— This started out as Darryn Kleyn’s way to get some athletic ...
“The Green and Golden Years,” written by local basketball enthusiast and former Lynden assistant coach Ted House, details the LHS boys basketball program from 1989 to 2015. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

New book brings chronology of LHS hoops up to present time

“The Green and Golden Years,” written by local basketball enthusiast and former Lynden assistant coach Ted House, details the LHS boys basketball program from 1989 to 2015. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden ...

2016 LHS Hall of Fame inductees announced

LYNDEN — The Lynden High School Hall of Fame has announced its ninth class of inductees: Jerry Blankers (meritorious service), Les Powers (athlete) and Lou Zylstra (athlete). The inductees will be honored ...

Boys basketball roundup: Roetcisoender scores career-high 39, leads LC past King’s Way

WHATCOM — Zach Roetcisoender scored a career-high 39 points to lead Lynden Christian (7-0, 2-0 Northwest Conference) to a 60-51 road win over King’s Way Christian on Dec. 22. Roetcisoender hit four ...

Girls basketball roundup: Mountaineers suffer first loss, bounce back

WHATCOM — 4A Shorewood handed Mount Baker (9-1, 2-0) its first loss of the season in a 66-30 rout on Dec. 22 in the Mountlake Terrace Holiday Tournament. The Mountaineers were outscored 17-2 in the first ...

3 Mountaineers earn first-team all-state honors

WHATCOM — Three Mount Baker football players — Jed Schleimer, Kolton Zender and T.J. Bass — earned 1A first-team all-state honors with the Dec. 23 release of the AP all-state team. Schleimer, a junior ...

Lynden’s Bueno wins title at Baker Wrestling Invite

DEMING — Lynden’s Isaac Bueno won the 152-pound title and was one of three Lions finalists at the Mount Baker Wrestling Invitational on Dec. 22. Payton Peterson-Scotter (145 pounds) and Pablo Martinez ...

Cloud 9 Sports Christmas Classic at LCHS

LYNDEN — The Cloud 9 Sports Christmas Classic at Lynden Christian High School began on Tuesday and continues Wednesday. The annual holiday basketball tournament features a particularly strong field this ...