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Lynden tennis finishes season

WHATCOM — The Lynden girls’ tennis season came to a close earlier this month, but several players made postseason runs that made coach Trey Ballard proud. Tilly Timmer and Morgan Otter qualified for ...

LC boys soccer headed to Final Four

For the first time since 2002, the Lynden Christian Lyncs boys soccer team is headed to the state semifinals. LC took down Seattle Academy 1-0 on Saturday afternoon, punching their ticket for the Final ...
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Ready for redemption

LYNDEN — The image is still cemented in Willy Scholten’s memory. Nearly one year later, he still hasn’t forgotten about a specific spring day at the 2012 1A state golf tournament. There he was, tied ...
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Meyer the king of the hill

ANACORTES — It wasn’t the spotlight that Lynden senior pitcher Matt Meyer was used to. Lions coach Cory White handed the 6-5, 280-pounder the baseball, sending the usual first baseman onto the hill ...
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Lynden fastpitch makes history

LYNDEN — Lynden coach Steve Peterson has seen the growth throughout the season of his fastpitch team. With each game the Lions got better and continued to make strides both on offense and defense. The ...
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Running his way to success

LYNDEN — When Meridian’s Relijah McMillen got off the blocks on Friday evening, he knew he had gotten off to a good start. Matter of fact, he had just gotten off to his best start. The Trojan senior ...

LC soccer wins state opener

The Lynden Christian boys soccer team opened up state competition tuesday night at Civic Stadium, knocking off Seton Catholic 2-0. With the victory, LC now moves on to the elite eight and will take on ...

North County lacrosse advances

The North County Lacrosse team hosted Seattle Prep in the first round of the playoffs last Friday.  The Cavliers took a 3-0 lead early with some exciting goals however Seattle Prep slowly battled back ...

Phelps and Blackburn put on a show

Jalani Phelps can play the game of football, there’s no doubt about that. Hailing from Lynden, though, sometimes athletes can get overlooked, but on Sunday, Phelps showed why he’ll be a top ...

Baseball: Lynden, Mount Baker and Meridian headed to state

On Saturday, the Lions needed to win back-to-back games to punch their ticket to the 2013 2A state baseball tournament. The Lions did just that, defeating Lake Washington 4-1 on Saturday morning, followed ...