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Arneson takes fifth at state

Lynden golfer Ezra Arneson went to the Chambers Bay Golf Course this week with the goal of capturing the state title and although he didn’t come out on top, the sophomore had a two-day tourney to ...
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Last call for two Pioneers

NOOKSACK — The memories on the sidelines remain fresh for both Tom Meixner and Rob McKissick of Nooksack Valley High School. It was in the early 1980s that the two Pioneer coaches stood side by side ...

Shot at redemption for Heezen

SEATTLE — Meridian javelin thrower Kaleb Heezen has had the 1A district tournament marked on his calendar since the end of the 2013 state meet. Heezen, who took third at state last season, had a goal ...

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 ...