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Big change for Magnusson

BELLINGHAM — Before the start of the season, Meridian cross country runner Collin Magnusson had a monkey he needed to get off his back. The junior speedster knew there was something holding him back. ...
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Intense ending for Lion football

FERNDALE — Tough, nail-biting games are something Curt Kramme and the Lynden Lions are not used to. Over the past two seasons, Lynden has hardly left the gridiron on a Friday night breaking a sweat. ...

Down to the wire

WHATCOM — This year has gone according to plan for Meridian soccer coach Andrea Ames. Her Trojans ended the 2013 regular season atop the 1A standings in the Northwest Conference, posting an 11-3-2 record. ...

Meridian gets back on track

LYNDEN — After losing a heartbreaking overtime contest to the Blaine Borderites in week seven, Meridian knew it had to get back to its winning ways to enter the postseason with some swagger. On Friday ...

Lynden survives at Ferndale

Uncommon mistkaes should have cost Lynden its first lost of the season, but the team didn’t break during tough times. The Lions indeed rallied around one another and made just enough plays to hop ...
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A Sterling first performance

LYNDEN — Although he may not have expected his number to be called this season as a starter, Lynden sophomore Sterling Somers certainly was preparing for it. When the Lions’ football team faced adversity ...

Lynden starting QB Lucas Petersen breaks left wrist and will be out for the season

LYNDEN — As I walked onto the Lynden football field on Friday night, draped in a sweatshirt and overcoat, I surveyed the field and saw the Lions warming up. I knew I wouldn’t see quarterback Lucas ...

Football Roundup: A streak that is no more

LYNDEN — It had been a long five-season struggle for the Lynden Christian football team against Nooksack Valley. Time and time again, the Pioneers had the Lyncs’ number. That all changed Friday night, ...
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LC volleyball keeps on rolling

LYNDEN — Of all teams in the north county, in all sports, perhaps no one is hotter right now than Lynden Christian volleyball. The Lyncs have won five straight matches, over Anacortes, Ferndale, Lynden, ...

Lynden swim making a splash

LYNDEN — After losing their first four swim meets, Lynden swimmers are picking the right time to get things in motion. The Lions have won two of their last three meets, defeating Burlington Edison 134-31 ...