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Lions headed to state after beating Sedro-Woolley

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — If you’ve followed Lynden fastpitch over the years, it’s no secret that the Lions have had their struggles against the Sedro-Woolley Cubs. Matter of fact, in his 10 years as Lynden ...
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Lions one and done at state

YELM — On Saturday afternoon at Yelm High School, a familiar drama was set for Lynden and Sumner supporters. The two schools met in both the 2A state football and basketball tournaments, with Lynden ...
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Firing well on all cyclinders

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — At Janicki Fields on Saturday, Lynden Christian pitcher Kasey Luna was in the zone. The senior righty wasn’t ready to see her high school career come to an end. And as coach Mitch Moorlag ...
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Lynden adds new QB for 2014

With spring football camp right around the corner, Lynden, who won the 2A state football title in 2013, already had an interesting situation at the quarterback position. Both Sterling Somers and Lucas ...
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Baseball: Lynden’s one more trip to state

ANACORTES — When Lynden walked off the baseball diamond following a 7-2 loss to Squalicum on April 7, the dejected team owned a lowly 2-5 record. That game over a month ago was fresh in the minds of ...
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North county athletes stay on track

BELLINGHAM — For the Lynden girls track team, perhaps no one has been more consistent this season than talented discus and javelin hurler Shelby Jacob. The senior, who has dominated meets throughout ...

Nooksack Valley finds new hoops coach

NOOKSACK — The early 2000s were memorable for Nooksack Valley basketball fans. The team won the state title in 2003 and made the state tourney the years 2004-07. The program was riding high and the Martinelli’s ...
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Ex-NFL player delivers Strong words

LYNDEN — It was a little over 17 years ago that Mack Strong sat in his lavish home in Redmond. The former Seattle Seahawks All-Pro fullback had it all. Money, cars, celebrity status and a beautiful girlfriend, ...

Baseball: Rough Saturday ends Trojans’ season

BELLINGHAM — The Meridian Trojans and coach Steve Slesk were one win away from reaching the 1A state tourney. Following a convincing victory over Seattle Chrsitian on Thursday, the Trojans looked poised ...

Fastpitch: Mounties take out LC in district title game

LYNDEN — Things couldn’t have gone much smoother for the Mount Baker fastpitch team over the weekend. After defeating Friday Harbor 16-3 in the opening round of the 1A district tournament, the Mounties ...