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LC cross country in a rebuild

BELLINGHAM — When Lynden Christian cross country coach Darren Postma prepared to get his team ready for the season, he admitted that he wasn’t sure what to expect. After losing the top four boys runners ...

Athlete of the Week: Jalani Phelps

Lynden senior wide receiver Jalani Phelps was expected to be a game-changing receiver for the Lions in 2013 and he showcased that in a big way last week. With the Lions in a see-saw battle against the ...

Meridian soccer is on fire

WHATCOM — The Meridian girls soccer team is off to a red-hot start in 2013. The Trojans are 4-0 on the season and are atop the Northwest Conference standings. Last week, Meridian took down Nooksack Valley ...

LC basketball takes another hit

After learning last week that starting junior point guard Daulton Hommes would be lost for the season, Lynden Christian basketball coach Roger DeBoer and his Lyncs took another hit this week. The longtime ...
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Meridian puts on an offensive clinic

LAUREL — Before the season started, Meridian soccer coach Andrea Ames knew the talent she had with returning offensive starters Taylor Lunde and Lexi McKinnon. However, with several seniors graduating ...
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Lions have more experience this year, but tough conference opponents could pose an issue

LYNDEN — Lynden swim coach Linda Bode knows what she and her team are up against this season. With top 2A state teams such as Sehome and Squalicum in the Northwest Conference, the Lions will likely have ...

Petersen is on his game

WHATCOM — Making only his second career start for Lynden, junior quarterback Lucas Petersen had a night to remember in the Lions’ 51-14 dismantling of Anacortes last Friday night. The first-year signal ...

With the Seahawks’ dominating win over the 49ers, this team looks Super Bowl-bound

It was Sunday afternoon, and like most 24-year-old men in this country, I was glued to my television set watching Fox NFL Sunday. As I watched, of course with a plate of pizza and Coke on my lap, a couple ...
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Wake-up call for Lyncs in Friday Harbor contest

LYNDEN — The words coming out of Lynden Christian coach Galen Kaemingk’s mouth were loud and clear. “I’m just frustrated,” he said several times Friday evening. Following the Lyncs’ 49-21 loss ...

LC falls to Friday Harbor

Following LC’s 49-21 loss to Friday Harbor on Friday evening, Lyncs coach Galen Kaemingk interrupted himself on three different occasions. “I’m just frustrated,” Kaemingk would ...