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Lynden U-9 team captures title

FERNDALE — To open a U-10 baseball tournament in Ferndale last weekend, the Lynden U-9 state baseball team suffered a tough loss to Conway. However, Lynden went on to win its next three games and captured ...

Scott wins nationals

HIGHLANDS RICH, COLO. — Hollie Scott of Lynden, Wash., used the third game tiebreaker to win her first singles national championship in the under-18 division at the 2014 Wilson Junior Olympic Championships ...

Super Bowl trophy headed to Bellingham

BELLINGHAM — The Seattle Seahawks will be displaying their Super Bowl championship Lombardi Trophy for public viewing from 3 to 7 p.m. Sunday, July 6, at Poppes 360 Neighborhood Pub, part of the Lakeway ...

Lynden’s Sterk grabs his first offer

When you check in at 6-5, 230-pounds and have the speed of Bryce Sterk, it shouldn’t come as a surprise to hear that college football programs are showing interest. In Sterk’s case, it seemed ...

Meyer headed to Eastern Washington

Former Lynden offensive lineman Matt Meyer, who graduated in the spring of 2013, will suit up for the Eastern Washington football program this fall, he confirmed on Saturday morning. Meyer, who signed ...
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Moos creating buzz at Wazzu

LYNDEN — When word got around Whatcom County that Washington State Athletic Director Bill Moos was headed to Lynden last week, the question naturally begged. Why? The Cougar AD, who enters his fourth ...
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Rockin’ and Rollin’ in Seattle

SEATTLE — I need a doctor. Holy smokes, that’s exactly what was on my mind in mid- March after I went on a three-mile jog. The night before that run, I had promised my friend, Megan Low, that I would ...

Golf tourneys coming soon include ones remembering former Lynden Lions Eddie Wilson and Tony Wilson

LYNDEN — It was about a year ago that the Eddie Wilson Scholarship Golf Tournament had its inaugural event at Homestead Golf & Country Club. The tourney is dedicated to former Lynden sports manager ...

Wittenberg and Heystek first-team all-state

The all-state baseball teams were released on Tuesday evening and a pair of Whatcom County athletes earned top honors. Lynden’s Jordan Wittenberg, who was recently named the Northwest Conference’s ...

Eastern named top FCS team by Athlon

Eastern Washington’s football program has been an elite program in recent years and Athlon Sports expects 2014 to be another big year for the Eagles. Per Athlon, Eastern is the preseason number one ...