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Lions suffer overtime loss to Anacortes in district title game

Nail-biting games between Northwest Conference powers Lynden and Anacortes have become commonplace in recent years. And Friday night’s district championship game was the latest instance. Anacortes’ ...
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Boys: Lions advance to regionals

  MOUNT VERNON — Lynden’s halftime adjustment in Monday night’s 68-54 district semifinals win wasn’t so much an adjustment as it was a rededication.   After using their superior size and ...
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1A basketball: Silver linings in LC losses

  MOUNT VERNON — Neither of the Lynden Christian basketball teams won their respective district title games on Saturday at Mount Vernon High School.   But neither has much — if anything — ...
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Girls wrestling: Lions sending four girls to Mat Classic

  BELLINGHAM — Lynden will be sending four wrestlers to the Feb. 20-21 state championships at the Tacoma Dome after taking fourth place as a team in regionals on Feb. 14 at Bellingham High School. ...

Boys wrestling: Peterson-Scotter advances to state as Lynden’s lone non-alternate qualifier

  WHATCOM — Lynden is sending three wrestlers to the Feb. 20-21 state championships in the Tacoma Dome, led by Payton Peterson-Scotter (145 pounds), who finished in fourth place at the 2A regional ...

Girls Basketball: Lions earn overtime win in district opener

  WHATCOM — Elisa Kooiman scored 15 points, Kaitlyn Mark added 11 and the defense registered yet another strong performance as Lynden (14-7) earned a 46-28 win over Squalicum on Feb. 10 in its regular-season ...

Boys Basketball: Soares hits game-winner to send Mountaineers to bi-district

  WHATCOM — The week ended better than it started for Mount Baker (8-17).   On Feb. 10, the Mountaineers got routed by Lynden Christian 76-38 in the district semifinals.   Mount Baker struggled ...

Swimming: Johnson, three Lions’ relay teams headed to state championships

  ANACORTES — Lynden senior Michael Johnson and three Lions’ relay teams qualified for this weekend’s state championships.   Johnson is currently 11th in the state in the 100-meter backstroke ...

Tuesday night hoops roundup: Lions hold on, clinch regionals berth

Elisa Kooiman scored 18 points and Kaitlyn Mark added 14 as Lynden held on for a 42-40 win over Archbishop Murphy on Tuesday night to advance to the district title game and clinch a berth in regionals. ...

Saturday hoops roundup: Lyncs boys and girls fall to King’s in district title games

Lynden Christian’s defense put together another strong performance, making things difficult for one of the best offenses in the state. Yet, facing what is an elite defense in its own right, the Lyncs ...