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Sophomore superstar

Lynden Christian’s Rusnak wins three first-place medals in NWC Championships By Cameron Van Til sports@lyndentribune.com   BELLINGHAM — Lynden Christian ...
Lynden senior Trent Postma (middle) won the 400 meters, helping the Lions to a second-place team finish at the NWC Championships on Friday at Civic Stadium in Bellingham. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lynden boys place second in NWC

By Cameron Van Til sports@lyndentribune.com   BELLINGHAM — Led by eight individual medals and strong performances in the relays, ...
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Lions’ postseason hopes take blow in loss

Lynden falls to Burlington, suffers second straight one-run defeat By Cameron Van Til sports@lyndentribune.com   LYNDEN — By Monday, Lynden had ...

Local medalists at NWC Championships

Below is a list of north county track and field athletes who medaled in the NWC Championships on Friday at Civic Stadium in Bellingham. Local boys team scores 2) Lynden – 108 3) Meridian – ...
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Lions’ one-two punch an elite duo

  LYNDEN — The mental aspect is critical in any sport, but it seems to be especially so for golf.   As an individual endeavor with so much time in between shots for negative thoughts to creep ...
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Miller enjoying breakthrough season after offseason devoted to training

  LAUREL — Few could have predicted the rapid rise of Meridian senior sprinter Nick Miller.   Last season, Miller narrowly missed state in the 400 meters, didn’t make it out of district in ...
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Mountaineers’ late rally falls just short in loss to Anacortes

  ANACORTES — The win-loss nature of sports often leaves its participants with a black-and-white view toward a specific game — either it was a success, or it was a failure.   Mount Baker’s ...

Garcia’s complete-game three-hitter leads Lions past Trojans

  WHATCOM — Anthony Garcia threw a complete-game three-hitter for Lynden (5-7, 3-4 Northwest Conference), leading the Lions to a 3-1 win over Meridian on April 14. Jordan Wittenberg went 2-for-3 ...

Mountaineers win first conference game

  WHATCOM — Mount Baker (2-8-1, 1-5-1 Northwest Conference) earned its first league victory of the season, shutting out Blaine, 2-0, on April 16.   Taylor Bruntil scored both goals for the Mountaineers, ...

Lions win 11th in a row, record fifth straight shutout

  WHATCOM — With two more victories last week, Lynden (11-1, 5-0 Northwest Conference) extended its winning streak to 11 games and has pitched five consecutive shutouts.   Tanna Benson won a ...