Western Washington senior guard Kyle Impero, a former Nooksack Valley standout, is averaging 15.5 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.9 assists this season for the Vikings. (Courtesy photo/WWU Athletics)

Former Nooksack Valley standout Kyle Impero excelling at Western

Western Washington senior guard Kyle Impero, a former Nooksack Valley standout, is averaging 15.5 points, 6.6 rebounds and 2.9 assists this season for the Vikings. (Courtesy photo/WWU Athletics) BELLINGHAM ...

Tuesday’s basketball roundup: Lynden girls earn share of NWC crown

GIRLS BASKETBALL Lynden 50, Squalicum 43    2A fourth-ranked Lynden pulled away for a 50-43 home win over Squalicum on Tuesday in its regular-season finale. With the victory, the Lions (18-2, 11-1 ...
Zach Roetcisoender helped Lynden Christian clinch a share of the Northwest Conference title on Friday with a win over Mount Baker. The Lyncs are the first 1A boys basketball champion in league history. (Cameron Van Til/Lynden Tribune)

Lyncs make history as Northwest Conference’s first-ever 1A champion

Zach Roetcisoender helped Lynden Christian clinch a share of the Northwest Conference title on Friday with a win over Mount Baker. The Lyncs are the first 1A boys basketball champion in league history. ...

De Haan to retire at end of school year after 41 years at LC

LYNDEN — Former legendary Lynden Christian girls basketball coach and current athletic director Curt De Haan has announced plans to retire at the end of the school year. “If I could have a do-over, ...

Boys basketball roundup: Mountaineers roll past Sultan in district opener

WHATCOM — 1A seventh-ranked Mount Baker (14-7, 7-5) raced to a 19-point halftime lead en route to a 72-51 home win over Sultan on Monday in the opening round of the 1A district tournament. Timothy Soares ...

Girls basketball roundup: Top-ranked LC clinches share of NWC title

WHATCOM — 1A top-ranked Lynden Christian (18-2, 11-1) closed its regular-season slate with a pair of blowout road victories last week to clinch a share of the NWC crown. On Feb. 2, the Lyncs scored 50 ...

Baker girls wrestling wins sub-district title, advances 14 to regionals

BELLINGHAM — Mount Baker placed first as a team with 205 points in the sub-regional tournament on Saturday at Bellingham High School. Fourteen Mountaineers finished in the top six of their weight class ...

25 local 1A boys wrestlers advance to regionals

SULTAN — Nooksack Valley placed second out of five schools in the 1A sub-regional tournament on Saturday at Sultan High School. The Pioneers finished with 227 points, well behind first-place Sultan. Eleven ...

6 Lynden boys wrestlers advance to regionals

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — Lynden placed fourth in the 2A sub-regional tournament on Saturday at Sedro-Woolley High School. The Lions finished with 198 points, well behind first-place Blaine. Six Lynden wrestlers ...
From left: Sara Jones, Mattisyn Maloy, Ariel Furhman, Faith Sasken, Kasi Thomas, Scott Furhman, Paige Corkill and Alex Furhman. (Courtesy photo/Kasi Sasken)

10 Lynden YMCA swimmers qualify for regional championships

From left: Sara Jones, Mattisyn Maloy, Ariel Furhman, Faith Sasken, Kasi Thomas, Scott Furhman, Paige Corkill and Alex Furhman. (Courtesy photo/Kasi Sasken) LYNDEN — Ten Lynden YMCA swimmers have qualified ...