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Boys basketball roundup

WHATCOM — After falling to Anacortes 58-57 on Friday, Jan. 10, the Lynden (10-1) boys rebounded on Saturday evening by taking down White River 66-51. In that game, Scooter Hastings and Sterling Somers ...

Hoops roundup: Lynden falls to Anacortes

On Friday night at Lynden High School, the top-ranked Lions hosted the eighth ranked Anacortes Seahawks and for the second straight game, Anacortes came out on top. The Seahawks defeated the Lions 58-57 ...

Shaking up in Northwest Conference

Around the state,  some reclassification occured this week and this includes Blaine High School. In the newest 2014-16 classification cycle, the Borderites were bumped up from the 1A level to 2A. This ...

Lynden #1 in first AP rankings

The Associated Press released its first set of rankings for the 2013-14 basketball season this week and the Lynden Lions came in at the numer one spot of the 2A schools. Lynden, who edged Burlington-Edison ...

UW adds cornerback commit

The Washington football team landed a verbal commitment from three-star cornerback Brandon Lewis on Wednesday afternoon. Lewis, who was previously committed to Boise State, flipped his commitment to UW ...

Lions survive, LC takes down Baker

For the second consecutive game, the Lynden Lions boys basketball team had to face a little bit of adversity to keep their perfect record in tact. On Tuesday night, the Lions improved their record to 9-0 ...
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Making Alex Martin’s name known

BELLINGHAM — Before the start of the 2013-14 boys basketball season, the name Alex Martin didn’t carry a whole lot of weight around the Northwest Conference. Very few knew of the Meridian junior guard. ...
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Lions weather the Storm

LYNDEN — Lions basketball coach Brian Roper is starting to learn some things about his team. He hasn’t had much time to do so, after all. The Lions, with a perfect 8-0 on the season and 2-0 in Northwest ...
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Lynden girls get back to the basics

BELLINGHAM — When Lynden girls basketball coach Rob Adams returned from Arizona in late December after his team had gone 1-2 in the Cactus Jam, the Lions head man knew what had to be done. Lynden had ...
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Lion wrestlers keep making strides

LYNDEN — During a three-way match on Friday at Jake Maberry Gym, the Lynden wrestling team defeated Sehome 49-28, but also suffered a tough 40-39 defeat to Lakewood. In the victory over the Mariners, ...