Defense, rebounding helped fuel LC’s success

  YAKIMA — Lynden Christian’s players didn’t want to experience that 2014 feeling again.   After losing to Cascade Christian in last season’s tri-district tournament, the Lyncs were eliminated ...
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Youthful Lions have made major strides

  YAKIMA — Entering the season, Lynden had just four players — senior Kaitlyn Mark, senior Mandy Warner, sophomore Elisa Kooiman and sophomore Jasmyne Neria — with significant varsity experience. ...
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Reliving the Dome

All three Lynden-area teams that made a trip to the SunDome in Yakima for the 1A and 2A state basketball tournaments came home with hardware. Check out the sports section for photos and stories about the ...

Lynden Door opening Collaboratory Center downtown

LYNDEN — One of Lynden’s largest businesses will soon have a downtown presence, with Lynden Door planning a “Collaboratory Center” on Front Street.   John Ridder, Lynden Door senior vice president, ...

Conservation District election gets pumped up

  LYNDEN ­— From just 30 votes last year to thousands this year — such was the increased interest in the Whatcom Conservation District election held Tuesday.   District executive director ...

LC boys’ magical run ends with narrow loss to King’s in state title game

YAKIMA — On the heels of a stunning 22-point semifinal victory over defending state champion Zillah the night before, Lynden Christian was looking to ride its Cinderella run all the way to a state ...

Lynden girls start strong, finish cold in loss to White River

The game started out about as well as Lynden could have hoped. But it certainly didn’t end that way. Lynden failed to make a field goal in the final five and a half minutes and fell 53-45 to White River ...

Bajema scores 31 as LC girls earn fourth-place trophy

With a towering 6-1 frame, rangy athleticism and a capable outside shot, Lynden Christian junior forward Kara Bajema has the ability to take over a game. That’s exactly what she did on Saturday. Bajema ...

Mark leads Lynden girls past Sammamish, into trophy round

Lynden senior forward Kaitlyn Mark didn’t want her high school basketball career to come to an end. So she did all she could to extend it one more game and help her team finish with a trophy. Mark sank ...

LC boys stun defending champs, advance to state title game

Not even Lynden Christian head coach Roger DeBoer had an explanation. As the Lyncs headed to the locker room with a 20-point halftime lead over the defending state champions, DeBoer turned to his fellow ...