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Mountaineers take the gold

BELLINGHAM — It’s a rivalry that dates back to the 1990s. In his nearly 20 years at Mount Baker High School, wrestling coach Ron Lepper recalls the back-and-forth battles between his Mountaineers and ...

Kraght headed to Big Sky in 2013

Lynden High quarterback Josh Kraght is Portland State bound. The 5-10 gun slinger is on his official visit to PSU right now, but contacted the Lynden Tribune Saturday night announcing that he had committed ...

Beating the buzzer

LYNDEN — There’s seemingly always excitement when the Lynden Christian boys take on 2A teams. Whether it be an overtime thriller against Lynden or a buzzer-beating win, LC fans can expect a wild finish. ...

Rebuilding evident for Meridian

BELLINGHAM — Heading into the season, Meridian girls basketball coach Don McMains knew there was some rebuilding that needed to be done. He knew the Trojans weren’t returning a lot of players and that ...

Athlete of the Week

When Mount Baker needed someone to step up on offense Friday night at Squalicum, junior Reuben Murashov didn’t hesitate. The 6-4 forward took control of the tempo for the Mountaineers and finished the ...

Slow start dooms Mount Baker in loss

BELLINGHAM — Slow starts have haunted Mount Baker throughout the 17 games so far this season. The Mountaineers, who are 5-12, showcased that Friday night in a tough 74-56 loss at Squalicum. After staying ...
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Earning it the hard way

BELLINGHAM — If there’s anyone who understands battling adversity, it’s Chris Mitchell. The Nooksack Valley High School alum and Western Washington power forward has seen it all when it comes to ...
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Hoopin’ with the brothers Garcia

BURLINGTON — As the shots kept pouring in Monday night for Burlington-Edison, Meridian guard Edward Garcia looked on from the bench with despair. Over four minutes had passed and the Tigers had jumped ...

Newman makes the call

It’s been a long and exciting recruitment process for Lynden senior Caleb Newman, but the 6-3, 225-pound prospect made his college choice on Tuesday night. [[more]] Newman is headed to Army. The ...

Headed to the Hall of Fame

Adrian Jorrisen  LYNDEN —A 1944 graduate of Lynden High School, Adrian Jorissen excelled on a variety of playing fields at different levels. In basketball, Jorissen was an important component of Coach ...