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Seahawks’ fans showcase their love

My body started shaking. My macbook pro started vibrating on a table and I looked around the room to see if any other reporters shared my fear of an earthquake taking place. It wasn’t an earthquake, ...
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A program is reborn in Laurel

LAUREL — Jack Hallmark entered the Meridian High School gym on a chilly mid-November day. He walked up the stairs to the Trojans’ wrestling room. He was both physically and mentally prepared for his ...
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Different sport, same story

LYNDEN — It was supposed to be one of the best games of the year. Lynden and Burlington-Edison were expected to go to the wire in a clash of 2A conference titans. For the first eight minutes, it certainly ...

Lions welcome new training

LYNDEN — Lynden coach Stephen Gibb knows what his swimmers are capable of. He understands how their bodies work and how to properly train them to perform at their highest levels. This season, Gibb has ...
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Driving their way to success

WHATCOM — Lynden Christian coach Curt DeHaan is accustomed to success coaching the Lyncs’ girls basketball program. DeHaan, who is among the winningest coaches in state history, led LC to a third-place ...

Trophies being handed out for wrestlers

WHATCOM — Less than three weeks ago, Lynden senior Caleb Newman raised the 2A state football championship high over his head with his team. For most athletes, one championship in a senior season is enough. ...
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Nooksack offense struggles early

NOOKSACK — The plays were executed to perfection. Nooksack Valley dominated University Prep in that regard. Screens were set, players were open and the fluidlooking jumpers took flight. There was one ...

Athlete of the Week

Lynden Christian forward Kayla Tiemersma enjoyed a brilliant performance Monday night against Bellingham. The senior standout scored 15 points on 7-of-13 shooting and had 14 total rebounds. Perhaps more ...
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Hoops teams look to make their mark

WHATCOM — Losing seniors to graduation is going to happen every year for a basketball team. It’s inevitable. For the Meridian Trojans and coach Shane Stacy, 2012 was especially tough. Meridian lost ...
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Lyncs basketball has experience of a lifetime

PHOENIX — Lynden Christian senior Isaac Reimer is used to being a dominant figure on the hardwood. Standing at 6-7, 230 pounds, Reimer is one of the bigger bodies in the Northwest Conference and has ...