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First-year Soares living out his dream

  DEMING — Timothy Soares certainly doesn’t look like someone playing his first year of competitive basketball.   Averaging 13.3 points per game, the 6-8 Mount Baker junior forward is the Mountaineers’ ...
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A brother’s best

  LYNDEN — A special halftime ceremony at Thursday night’s Coaches vs. Cancer game honored Jason Kivlighn and Bryce Fransen, both of whom passed away from cancer.   And during the game, their ...
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Lancaster’s late heroics boost LC

  LYNDEN — After a couple of breakdowns by his defense late in the fourth quarter, Lynden Christian head coach Brady Bomber pulled aside point guard Mikayla Lancaster, one of the Lyncs’ two senior ...

Catfight for Cancer a major success

  LYNDEN — Heading into last Thursday night’s Catfight for Cancer — an event featuring the annual Lynden vs. Lynden Christian rivalry basketball games and centered around the impact cancer has ...

Cruz finishes second at Lynden Invitational

  LYNDEN — Lynden junior Primitivo Cruz won decisions of 8-5 and 6-5 to advance to the 113-pound final of the Lynden Invitational on Saturday.   Cruz fell 13-0 in the title match to Burlington’s ...

Boys Hoops Roundup: Martin’s season-high leads Trojans to first NWC win

  WHATCOM — Alex Martin scored a season-high 29 points and grabbed nine rebounds to lead Meridian to a 51-38 win over Burlington on Friday night for the Trojans’ first conference victory of the ...

Girls Hoops Roundup: Baker snaps skid, routs Nooksack

  WHATCOM — After a 51-35 loss to Lynden on Jan. 20 — during which Emily Brandland led Mount Baker with 13 points — the Mountaineers had lost four consecutive games by an average of 16.25 points ...

LHS Athletic Hall of Fame tickets on sale

  LYNDEN — The 2015 LHS Athletic Hall of Fame banquet is set for Feb. 5 at 6 p.m. at Steakhouse 9.   Tickets are on sale in the LHS office for $40 and include a prime rib and chicken buffet-style ...

7th annual LHS girls’ basketball and volleyball crab feed set for Feb. 7

 LYNDEN — The seventh annual Lynden girls’ basketball and volleyball crab feed is set for Saturday, Feb. 7, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at LHS’ Jake Maberry Gymnasium.   The event will both feature ...

Tuesday night hoops roundup: Lynden girls fall in OT

For the second game in a row, Lynden dropped a nailbiter to one of the top teams in the Northwest Conference. Coming off a close defeat to rival Lynden Christian last week, the Lions lost 47-46 in overtime ...