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Meridian girls’ soccer advances to state quarterfinals

After seeing each of its first three postseason matches go to a penalty-kick shootout, the Meridian girls’ soccer team ended its state tournament opener in regulation with a dominant first-half performance. ...

Hastings signs National Letter of Intent

Lynden senior Scooter Hastings made his collegiate future official this morning, signing his National Letter of Intent to play basketball at Cal Poly Pomona. “It’s truly a blessing because I wouldn’t ...
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Lyncs advance to 18th state tournament in a row

BOTHELL — At this point, it’s almost as if the Lynden Christian volleyball team has a permanent spot in the state tournament. The Lyncs advanced to the 1A state tournament for the 18th consecutive ...
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Lynden advances to state for ninth consecutive time

BELLINGHAM — Three-time 2A defending state champion Lynden is headed back to the state playoffs for what will be its ninth consecutive trip. The third-ranked Lions punched their ticket with a 42-7 rout ...
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Mounties punch ticket to state for third straight year

BELLINGHAM — Mount Baker typically does most of its damage on the ground. But on Friday night, the Mountaineers had plenty of success through the air. Senior quarterback Mason Bass tossed four touchdown ...
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Third-quarter onslaught dooms Meridian

SEATTLE — King’s entered Friday night’s game averaging 31.3 points per contest, but was kept off the scoreboard for the entire first half, stymied by Meridian’s defense. That all changed very quickly. ...

Lions’ 200 freestyle makes state

ANACORTES — The Lynden girls’ 200-yard freestyle relay team qualified for the 2A state meet as a wild-card with a season-best time of 1:54.26 during Saturday’s district finals at Fidalgo Pool. The ...

Nooksack eliminated by Overlake

BOTHELL — Nooksack Valley was eliminated from the bi-district tournament with a 16-25, 25-18, 25-15, 25-23 loss to Overlake in a loser-out match on Saturday at Cedar Park Christian High School. The Pioneers ...

QB Kraght has strong first start

BOZEMAN, Mont. — Former Lynden High School star Josh Kraght, now a redshirt freshman quarterback at FCS (formerly known as Division I-AA) Portland State, made his first collegiate start on Saturday. ...

Trojans earn trip to state

SULTAN — The Meridian girls’ soccer team advanced to the 1A state tournament, defeating Bear Creek in a shootout on Saturday in a bi-district winner-to-state, loser-out match. “I think it means a ...