Mount Baker senior quarterback Kaleb Bass was known as a ‘game manager’ when he started as a sophomore, but has developed into a strong leader who hopes to lead the Mountaineers back to the 1A state playoffs.
Lynden Christian beat Blaine 14-3 on a night where Blaine legend Curt Kramme’s number was retired. Kramme led the Borderites to their only state football championship in 1978 and died of cancer last year.
2018 Whatcom county high school football season kicks off Friday night. Players to watch from Bellingham, Blaine, Ferndale, Lynden, Lynden Christian, Meridian, Mount Baker, Nooksack Valley, Sehome and Squalicum.
Lynden Christian senior Cole Bajema announced via Twitter Friday that he has committed to play basketball for Michigan. He will be the first Whatcom boys player at a Power Five school since Luke Ridnour.
Schedule and matchups ahead of the state high school boys and girls basketball tournaments, which will be held at the Tacoma Dome, Yakima Valley SunDome and Spokane Arena from Wednesday-Saturday. Also check recaps of the regional action.
The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association’s current RPI model has some high school basketball coaches fielding hundreds of questions from their communities. But maybe all the ranking system needs are a few adjustments.
Bothell’s Jacob Sirmon was the top senior quarterback in the state, but right behind him was a pair of small-school products —Hockinson’s Canon Racanelli (Central Washington signee) and Meridian’s Simon Burkett (Eastern Washington)