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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 ...

LHS Hall of Fame tickets on sale for Jan. 27 banquet

LYNDEN — The ninth annual Lynden High School Hall of Fame banquet is at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 27, at Steakhouse 9. Tickets are on sale in the LHS main office for $40 and include a prime rib or ...
The undefeated LC boys basketball team is ranked No. 1 in the 1A poll of the season's first AP state basketball rankings. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Both LC teams atop 1A polls in season’s first AP state basketball rankings

Local teams are well represented in the season’s inaugural AP state basketball rankings, released Wednesday, Jan. 6. The rankings are the result of voting done by a state panel of sportswriters. ...
LC sophomore guard Avery Dykstra and the Lyncs beat 4A Kentlake, 2A White River and 3A Glacier Peak over a three-game stretch during Christmas break. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lyncs playing with some of state’s elite teams

LYNDEN — Lynden Christian has made a point over the years of scheduling a challenging non-conference slate with numerous matchups against higher-classification schools. The 1A Lyncs have also made a ...
Former LC standout Jasmine Hommes (pictured above in a game last season) is averaging a team-high 14.0 points and 4.8 rebounds per game this season as a senior at Montana State University. (Courtesy photo/Montana State athletics)

Local athletes excelling at collegiate level

WHATCOM — A number of local athletes are excelling at the collegiate level. Here’s a look at some of the most notable from the fall and winter sports. NOTE: If any noteworthy local athletes have been ...
Gursewak Singh scored eight points, but Meridian dropped an NWC contest to Sehome on Monday night. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Trojans fall to Sehome after surrendering 25 third-quarter points

LAUREL — It was a one-point game at halftime. Then came a quarter to forget for the Trojans. Meridian surrendered 25 third-quarter points and suffered a 66-55 conference loss to Sehome on Monday night. ...

Boys basketball roundup: Lions, Lyncs both still unbeaten

WHATCOM — Lynden (9-0, 1-0 Northwest Conference) remained undefeated with three non-league victories last week, including a pair in the Yakima Valley SunDome. On Dec. 29, Davis Bode scored 21 points ...