Know Thy Opponent: Nooksack

It’s Homecoming tonight, after all. After the quick Monday turnaround, The Mighty, yet fewer, Trohahns lace up the cleats again for tonight’s Homecoming game against Nooksack. The question is, should we be wearing spikes? Game one against the Pioneers was much more a track meet, so much so that I expected someone to come over the ...

Know Thy Opponent: Nooksack

Know Thy Opponent: Nooksack
First things first on this September-The-Thirtieth. In a pregame interview, Coach Ames was asked what he expected for his birthday. “A box full of purple bruises.” So there’s that. This birthday express hits the road for Nooksack International Airport this evening. The world-famous Abbotsford Air Show, just across the DMZ from Nooksack, blushes at the aerial displays ...

Game Day: Meridian at Nooksack Comments

Good evening, boys & ghouls, here’s another tale from Nooksack. The Few, The Mighty Trohahns head out to visit the Pioneers tonight in the first of two matchups this season. We’ve all heard of The Other Schleimer’s big night a couple weeks ago against Nooksack. Sort of lost in the story was the fact that Casey ...

Know Thy Opponent: Nooksack (But you knew that already) Comments

Know Thy Opponent: Nooksack (But you knew that already)
Does anyone like these Thursday night games? Short week of prep and then the kids still have to be at school early the next morning. Before we go any further, remember that the Nooksack fans are organizing a Red Out tonight in support of Marysville Pilchuck. The Pioneers kept their powder dry last week and ...

Nooksack Organizing “Red Out” for Thursday Night’s Game in Support of MPHS Comments

Nooksack Organizing
Nooksack assistant coach TJ Ackerman asked me to pass along this message from Brian Pike at NV. Friends family and fellow whatcom county residence help us this Thursday evening by showing the marysville community some love and support. We are organizing a RED OUT event at the Nooksack vs Meridian game. We will be taking ...

Know Thy Opponent: Nooksack Comments

For all the pomp, pageantry, and parades, we might as well add Homecoming as an opponent.  Coach Dad always is a little leery of big games played during Homecoming week for distraction reasons, and this game is as big as they get. Once again, the path to the Northwest Conference winds through the Nooksack Valley of ...

Random Recap: 1981 Game #3, Meridian 29—Nooksack 6 Comments

1981 Game #3:  Meridian 29, Nooksack 6 (From the Belllingham Herald) Big, big day for Trojans, Mark Stieber LAUREL–Mark Stieber rushed for 225 yards–his second 200-plus game in a row–and the Meridian defense sacked Nooksack Valley quarterback Dave Zapien six times as the Trojans romped to a 29-6 Whatcom County League victory over the Pioneers. ...

Random Recap: 1989 Game #8, Meridian 24 – Nooksack 21 Comments

1989 Game #8:  Meridian 24, Nooksack 21 In 1989, the Nooksack Valley Pioneers won in Laurel for Week 3 for the first time since the 1978 season, boasting standouts Dave Longoria and Troy Slayton in the backfield, Brandon Newell at quarterback, and future NFL offensive lineman Tom Ackerman at tight end and linebacker.  The Week ...

Homecoming Game Day: Nooksack Comments

Good morning Trojan fans. It’s nice to see you. The Herald previews tonight’s game thusly: From www.bellinghamherald.com: NOOKSACK VALLEY AT MERIDIAN Time: 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 11 Site: Meridian High School Pioneers update: Nooksack Valley (1-4, 0-1 NWC 1A) suffered a 42-21 loss to Mount Baker last week. NWC leading passer Tanner Myhre had another ...

Know Thy Opponent: Nooksack Valley Senior High School Comments

Know Thy Opponent: Nooksack Valley Senior High School
The boys varsity football team from Meridian Senior High School will play the boys varsity football from Nooksack Valley Senior High School in an American football contest on October 11, 2013. The contest will take place at 7:00 PM at the Meridian Senior High School football field, located on the campus of Meridian Senior High School. ...