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Referees needed for boys’ and girls’ basketball

 WHATCOM — The Northwest Board of Basketball Officials is seeking referees for high school and middle school boys’ and girls’ basketball games in Whatcom, Skagit, Island and San Juan counties. The ...

Lions force pivotal turnovers to spark win over No. 10 Burlington

LYNDEN — The night before, Lynden head coach Curt Kramme challenged his team to force three turnovers. Challenge accepted. Lynden’s defense came up with a pair of turnovers and its special teams ...

Football roundup: Trojans, Mountaineers cruise to victories

Meridian 49, Nooksack Valley 28 EVERSON — Meridian sophomore quarterback Simon Burkett tossed three touchdown passes and ran for two more scores as the Trojans raced to a 27-0 halftime lead en route ...
Avery Dykstra (left) and Torina Hommes attempt a block during Lynden Christian's narrow five-set loss to Burlington on Thursday. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Burlington edges LC in five sets, gains inside track to NWC title

Avery Dykstra (left) and Torina Hommes attempt a block during Lynden Christian’s narrow five-set loss to Burlington on Thursday. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) Burlington edged Lynden Christian ...
Harry “Hub” DeJong, along with his wife, Esther, founded Lynden Youth Sports more than 50 years ago. (Courtesy photo)

‘Hub’ DeJong leaves behind lasting impact

Harry “Hub” DeJong, along with his wife, Esther, founded Lynden Youth Sports more than 50 years ago. (Courtesy photo) LYNDEN — If there were a Mount Rushmore of Lynden sports, surely Harry “Hub” ...

Mountaineers rally from 21-0 deficit for wild win

Mount Baker quarterback Mason Bass (10) celebrates a first-half touchdown plunge by Jed Schleimer. The score began a string of 27 straight Mountaineer points. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) LAUREL — ...
Lynden junior midfielder Peyton Fullner tallied a goal and three assists, helping the Lions remain undefeated in conference play with a 4-1 win over Meridian on Thursday. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Smith, Fullner lead Lions past Meridian

Lynden junior midfielder Peyton Fullner tallied a goal and three assists, helping the Lions remain undefeated in conference play with a 4-1 win over Meridian on Thursday. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune) LAUREL ...

Football roundup: Lions rout Sehome; Bladies leads Lyncs past Nooksack

Lynden 47, Sehome 14 BELLINGHAM — Sterling Somers tossed three touchdown passes and ran for another score as Lynden raced to a 27-point halftime lead en route to a 47-14 victory over Sehome on Friday ...

Pimento, Lunde record hat tricks in rout of Blaine

WHATCOM — Micaela Pimento and Payton Lunde each recorded a hat trick as Meridian (7-1-0, 4-1-0) cruised to a 7-1 win over Blaine on Sept. 29. Emily Brackinreed led the Trojans with three assists, Lunde ...

Lyncs cruise to sweeps with Burlington showdown upcoming

WHATCOM — 1A No. 2-ranked Lynden Christian (6-1, 5-0 Northwest Conference) swept both of its matches last week in convincing fashion, winning all but one of the six sets by at least eight points. The ...