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Hoops: Day one of the Razz Fest

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105 miles for a close friend

LYNDEN — The number 105 sticks out to Troy Muljat. Unfortunately, though, not for a good reason. Each day, the Lynden native must drive 105 miles to Seattle to receive radiation treatments at the Cancer ...
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A first for Whatcom County

FERNDALE — In previous years when the calendar reached early July, families of Ferndale and Lynden, like others in the state, would load up the minivan, pack the cooler and head nearly four hours to ...
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Razz Fest 3-on-3 tourney back and bigger than ever

LYNDEN — Each year, Jerry Blankers of Muljat Group North, sees numbers get bigger and bigger for Lynden’s Northwest Raspberry Festival 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament. 2014 is no different. As of Monday, ...
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Hommes no stranger to adversity

LYNDEN — When you look up “adversity” in the dictionary, the first two words of its definition jump off the page. “Difficulties; misfortune.” Then, when you browse through the synonyms, you see ...
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It’s not all about the wins

LYNDEN — Lynden baseball coach Cory White doesn’t believe in taking much time off the baseball diamond. Following Lynden’s regional exit from the state tournament, White and his players took about ...
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U-9 state champs

Lynden’s U-9 baseball team captured the state championship at the Wenatchee tournament over the weekend. The team is, from left, front row: Charlie Aryes, Lane Dykstra, Duke Ohligschlager, Dexter Zylstra ...
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Lynden Lobos are state champs

LACEY — On June 27-29, the Lynden Lobos, a U-13 baseball team, captured the USSSA Washington State championship in Lacey. The Lobos went 5-1 during the double-elimination tournament. ynden’s lone loss ...
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Waiting on their moment

PORTLAND — From 2010 to 2013, the names Josh Kraght and Zach Vis meant the world to football fans in Lynden and Whatcom County. The two, who graduated from Lynden High School a year ago, had historic ...

First-team finish for Heystek

LYNDEN — When the Lynden Christian baseball team needed someone to step on the mound this year and put forth a solid performance, coach Desi Luna always knew who to call on. Senior right-handed pitcher ...