Random Recap: 1976 Game #5, Meridian 35-Blaine 0 Comments

Random Recap: 1976 Game #5:  Meridian 35, Blaine 0 From The Bellingham Herald: Meridian Stays atop WCL with 35-0 Win over Blaine When Bob Ames accepted the head coaching job at Meridian his friends told him he was nuts.  They told him Meridian would never win. Guess who is having the last laugh? “Yeah, it’s ...

Random Recap: 1976 Game 3, Meridian 21—Lynden Christian 0

1976 Game 3:  Meridian 21, Lynden Christian 0 The Trojans hosted the Lyncs in the first of two meetings in 1976.  The Trojans drove a short field for their first score of the game, a 7-yard Mike Kingma run.  Future Whitworth decathlete Doug Larson added the PAT for a 7-0 first quarter lead.  Larson scored ...

Random Recap: 1976 Game 7, Meridian 31—Mt. Baker 18 (Meeting #2)

1976 Game 7:  Meridian 31, Mt. Baker 18 (Meeting #2) From the Bellingham Herald: Meridian Outslugs Mount Baker, 31-18 Bob Ames was talking to the officials before Friday night’s Whatcom County League football game between his Meridian Trojans and the Mount Baker Mountaineers: “They (Mount Baker ) have a pretty good team.  I don’t think ...