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Triple-overtime thriller

  LYNDEN — Lynden Christian didn’t win on Friday night. But it’s hard to say the Lyncs lost, either.   In what was a back-and-forth thriller that surely will long be remembered, Sehome and ...
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Up against the odds

  LAUREL — With six freshmen and just two upperclassmen on its 11-player roster, Meridian is the youngest girls’ basketball team in the Northwest Conference. And with not a single player taller ...
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Lions defeat Nooksack, pick up first dual win

  EVERSON — As a young team, Lynden didn’t get off to the best of starts this season. The Lions got blown out in their first two dual meets and placed 10th out of 13 schools at the Graham Morin ...
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Young Lions continue to improve

  LYNDEN — Of Lynden’s 19 swimmers, 12 are freshmen. So as one would expect, the water has been a little choppy for the Lion boys this season, who are 1-3 and coming off a 124-50 loss to league ...

Lions bounce back with pair of victories, strong finishes

  WHATCOM — In a 2A top-10 matchup, No. 2-ranked Lynden (8-3, 3-1 Northwest Conference) dropped a 52-50 nail-biter at No. 6 Anacortes on Jan. 6.   The Lions won the Dec. 22 meeting between the ...

Lynden stifling opponents with shutdown defense

  WHATCOM — 2A No. 8-ranked Lynden (8-4, 4-0 Northwest Conference) used a pair of stellar defensive performances to remain unbeaten in league play.   On Friday, the Lions beat Meridian 44-35, ...

North County lacrosse registration open

  WHATCOM — Registration for the North County Cavaliers, a local club lacrosse program, is currently open for what will be the 10th season of play this spring.   The program offers teams from ...

Silent auction for Coaches vs. Cancer at LC-Meridian game

  LAUREL — The Meridian Booster Club will be holding a silent auction to raise funds for Coaches vs. Cancer during Friday’s varsity and junior varsity boys’ basketball games between Meridian ...
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Martin’s game at even greater heights

  LAUREL — Meridian senior point guard Alex Martin exploded onto the local sports scene last season, averaging 14.8 points per game and earning second-team All-Northwest Conference honors in his ...