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LC players, coaches and fans celebrate the game-tying 3-pointer by Tanner Bouma (23) that forced overtime and capped a nine-point rally in the final 20 seconds of regulation. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lyncs pull off miraculous comeback in stunning overtime win over Squalicum

BELLINGHAM — In a back-and-forth matchup pitting two of the Northwest Conference’s elite teams, one had finally gained separation. Squalicum, after scoring eight straight points, had pulled away from ...

Weinheimer picks up big win at Blaine tournament

BLAINE — Lynden junior Brody Weinheimer got a chance on Saturday to showcase what he’s capable of when fully healthy, placing second in the 195-pound division of the Battle at the Border tournament ...

Lions bounce back for blowout win over Ferndale

LYNDEN — Lynden entered Thursday night’s game against Ferndale coming off more than just a loss. As head coach Rob Adams put it, the Lions had been “embarrassed and humbled” by their performance ...
Jordan Wittenberg and the Lions rattled off a 23-2 first-half run on their way to a 66-50 non-league win at Ferndale on Friday night. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lions unleash furious run, race past Ferndale

FERNDALE — For the first few minutes of Friday night’s non-league rivalry game, the Lions were contained. Ferndale’s big, physical team took advantage of a slower, halfcourt pace early on to build ...

Boys basketball roundup: Bosscher hits game-winning 3 to lift Pioneers over Meridian

WHATCOM — Aaron Bosscher hit a game-winning 3-pointer in the closing seconds to give Nooksack Valley (3-2) a 56-55 non-league home win over Meridian on Dec. 10. Bosscher finished with 18 points and nine ...

Girls basketball roundup: LC, Baker cruise to blowout wins, remain unbeaten

WHATCOM — Lynden Christian (5-0, 1-0 Northwest Conference) rolled to a pair of blowout victories to continue its unbeaten start to the season. On Dec. 8, the Lyncs cruised past Sedro-Woolley for a 76-27 ...

Boys wrestling: Four Pioneers earn second-place tournament medals

BELLEVUE — The Nooksack Valley boys wrestling team finished in fifth place at the Iron Sharpens Iron tournament on Saturday at Bellevue Christian High School. Four Pioneers placed second in their respective ...

Girls wrestling: Nooksack Valley’s Bruntil, Whittern win tournament titles

TACOMA — Nooksack Valley’s Emma Bruntil (125 pounds) and Nicole Whittern (150) won titles in their respective weight classes at the Judy Emry Invite girls’ wrestling tournament on Saturday at Foss ...

Lynden boys swimmers improving while facing tough competition

ANACORTES — The Lynden boys swim team fell to defending 2A state champion Anacortes, 139-41, in a dual meet on Dec. 10. Three Lions earned district-qualifying times in the meet: Cameron Smith in the ...

Upgrade of NW Soccer Park to be detailed Tuesday

  WHATCOM — On Tuesday, Dec. 15, a multi-million-dollar partnership to fund a significant upgrade of the Northwest Soccer Park facilities will be kicked off.   A program is set for 10:30 a.m. ...