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Lions fall in district title game

  MOUNT VERNON — Nail-biting games between Northwest Conference powers Lynden and Anacortes have become commonplace in recent years.   And Friday night’s district championship game was the ...

Swimming: Up-and-down state meet for Lions

  FEDERAL WAY — Lynden nearly put together one of the best performances it could’ve hoped for last weekend in the state championships at the King County Aquatic Center.   However, a couple ...

Lyncs hold off Baker, advance to regionals

  WHATCOM — Zach Roetcisoender scored 17 points, Blake Mellema added 16 and Cody Fransen had 14 as Lynden Christian (15-8) fought past Mount Baker to advance to regionals with a 66-56 win on Saturday ...

Saturday night hoops roundup: Hot-shooting Lions win second straight district title

Lynden torched the nets during the game, and then cut them down afterward. Kaitlyn Mark hit five 3-pointers and scored 28 points, and Elisa Kooiman added 24, as Lynden beat Burlington 67-55 on Saturday ...

Lions suffer overtime loss to Anacortes in district title game

Nail-biting games between Northwest Conference powers Lynden and Anacortes have become commonplace in recent years. And Friday night’s district championship game was the latest instance. Anacortes’ ...
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Boys: Lions advance to regionals

  MOUNT VERNON — Lynden’s halftime adjustment in Monday night’s 68-54 district semifinals win wasn’t so much an adjustment as it was a rededication.   After using their superior size and ...
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1A basketball: Silver linings in LC losses

  MOUNT VERNON — Neither of the Lynden Christian basketball teams won their respective district title games on Saturday at Mount Vernon High School.   But neither has much — if anything — ...
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Girls wrestling: Lions sending four girls to Mat Classic

  BELLINGHAM — Lynden will be sending four wrestlers to the Feb. 20-21 state championships at the Tacoma Dome after taking fourth place as a team in regionals on Feb. 14 at Bellingham High School. ...

Boys wrestling: Peterson-Scotter advances to state as Lynden’s lone non-alternate qualifier

  WHATCOM — Lynden is sending three wrestlers to the Feb. 20-21 state championships in the Tacoma Dome, led by Payton Peterson-Scotter (145 pounds), who finished in fourth place at the 2A regional ...

Girls Basketball: Lions earn overtime win in district opener

  WHATCOM — Elisa Kooiman scored 15 points, Kaitlyn Mark added 11 and the defense registered yet another strong performance as Lynden (14-7) earned a 46-28 win over Squalicum on Feb. 10 in its regular-season ...