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Meridian football forfeits game due to “internal team issues”

Meridian has forfeited its non-league varsity football game Saturday night against Squalicum due to “internal team issues,” according to athletic director Kurt Harvill. “There are some ...
While Lynden’s rushing attack managed just 34 yards, King’s ran for 234 yards against the Lions’ defense at an average of 6.5 per carry. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lions tamed in season-opening loss to King’s

SHORELINE — A tightly contested season-opening loss at King’s High School is something Lynden has experienced before. Three years ago, the Lions began their season with a road loss to King’s, and ...
After leading Lynden Christian to its first state title in program history last season, senior Kara Bajema (15) highlights a Lyncs team poised for more success. (Steve McKinley/stevemckinleyphotography.com)

LC set for new challenge as defending champs

LYNDEN — The Lynden Christian volleyball program finally broke through the barrier last November. Entering 2014, the Lyncs had made 17 straight trips to the state tournament and had advanced to the state ...
Meridian junior forward Emily Brackinreed is part an ultra-talented junior class that is looking to continue the Trojans’ run of success. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Stellar junior class aiming to continue Trojans’ success

LAUREL — Most teams would be crippled by the loss of a trio as talented as Janessa Murphy, Lexi McKinnon and Emily Schwisow. Murphy was Meridian’s co-leading goal scorer last season, McKinnon was a ...

Football roundup: Baker puts up fight against defending 2A champs

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — After surrendering a pair of early touchdowns, Mount Baker hung with defending 2A state champion Sedro-Woolley in a 20-7 season-opening loss. Junior running back Jed Schleimer picked ...

Former Lynden star Kraght moving to WR at Portland State

PORTLAND — Former Lynden High School three-sport star Josh Kraght is moving from quarterback to wide receiver in the Portland State University football program. A redshirt sophomore, Kraght was in a ...

Inaugural Homestead 15K on Saturday

LYNDEN — The inaugural Homestead 15K, benefiting Cornerstone Christian School, is set for Saturday, Sept. 12, in Lynden. The event will feature a 15K race and a 5K race, both of which will begin at 9 ...

Fifth annual Cornerstone golf tournament Saturday

LYNDEN — The fifth annual Cornerstone Christian School Golf Classic, sponsored by TriVan Truck Body, will be held on Sept. 12 at Homestead Golf and Country Club. The 18-hole tournament will begin in ...
Lynden junior Brody Weinheimer is a rising talent who will start at linebacker and is in a four-way competition for the starting running back spot. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Powerhouse Lions looking to reload, again

LYNDEN — For the first time in four years, Lynden is entering the season coming off a a loss. Though the Lions earned a sixth consecutive Northwest Conference crown last year with a late-October road ...
An offensive line featuring three returning starters is ready to pave the way for the latest installment of Mount Baker’s physical rushing attack. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Baker aiming for fourth straight trip to state

DEMING — Mount Baker is coming off another successful season, having advanced to the 1A state quarterfinals for the third consecutive year. But the way 2014 ended left an awfully sour taste in the Mountaineers’ ...