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Nooksack Valley sophomore post Katrina Gimmaka is one of many scoring options for the Pioneers. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Pioneers again featuring variety of scorers thus far

Nooksack Valley sophomore post Katrina Gimmaka is one of many scoring options for the Pioneers. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) BELLINGHAM — There’s no denying that Nooksack Valley will miss since-graduated ...

Boys’ basketball roundup: Lions pull away, rout Anacortes in season opener

WHATCOM — Sterling Somers scored 21 points as Lynden opened its season with a 59-38 non-league road win over Anacortes on Monday. Leading by six points entering the fourth quarter, the Lions outscored ...

Girls’ basketball roundup: Preston, Mountaineers off to 4-0 start

WHATCOM — First-year head coach Kim Preston and her Mount Baker girls’ basketball team are undefeated through four games. The Mountaineers (4-0) opened the season with a 51-48 non-league home win over ...

Mount Baker girls’ wrestling team wins Yelm tourney

YELM — The Mount Baker girls’ wrestling team won the “Jump On In” tournament at Yelm High School on Saturday, placing eight wrestlers in the top three of their respective weight classes. Akemi ...
Left: Lynden senior Sterling Somers will be aiming to lead the Lions back to Yakima for the state tournament after falling just short last season. Right: LC senior Zach Roetcisoender heads an experienced group of Lyncs looking to build on last season’s memorable state tournament run. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Previewing the boys’ basketball season

Left: Lynden senior Sterling Somers will be aiming to lead the Lions back to Yakima for the state tournament after falling just short last season. Right: LC senior Zach Roetcisoender heads an experienced ...
Lynden senior goalkeeper Emily Holt recorded nine shutouts and allowed just 17 goals all season. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lynden’s Holt named NWC Defensive MVP

Lynden senior goalkeeper Emily Holt recorded nine shutouts and allowed just 17 goals all season. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) WHATCOM — Lynden senior goalkeeper Emily Holt was named the Northwest ...

LC boys look sharp in season-opening rout of Anacortes

LYNDEN — It was nearly nine months ago that the defending 1A state runner-up Lynden Christian boys’ basketball team made its memorable run at the state tournament in Yakima. The Lyncs seem to be picking ...

Basketball roundup: Meridian boys, LC girls win season openers

Meridian boys surge past Coupeville LAUREL — Brady Moore scored 16 points and Daniel Young added 13 as the Meridian boys’ basketball team used a big third quarter to surge past Coupeville for a 51-41 ...

Chuckanut Bay youth rugby meeting on Saturday

WHATCOM — Chuckanut Bay Rugby will hold a youth rugby informational/sign-up meeting at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 6, at the Ferndale WECU. The youth rugby program ranges from pre-kindergarten to high ...
Mount Baker junior running back Jed Schleimer (pictured above last year) ran for a single-season program-record 2,511 yards this fall, the 13th-most in state history regardless of classification. (Steve McKinley/stevemckinleyphotography.com)

Rushing past records

Mount Baker junior running back Jed Schleimer (pictured above last year) ran for a single-season program-record 2,511 yards this fall, the 13th-most in state history regardless of classification. (Steve ...