The student news site of Linganore High School.

The Lance

Biology students prepare for HSA: Photo of the Day 1/11/17

Biology students prepare for HSA: Photo of the Day 1/11/17

by Bailey Davis, Reporter
January 11, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day

This time of the school year is dreaded by everyone: preparation for High School Assessments. Passing the English and Algebra PARCC and Government and Biology HSAs is a graduation requirement for all students in Maryland. An HSA is meant to test a student's knowledge of Core Learning Goals contained in certain course content areas, and each st...

Small swim team has big goals: Photo of the Day 1/9/2017

Small swim team has big goals:  Photo of the Day 1/9/2017

by Elizabeth Anderson, Reporter
January 10, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On Wednesday, January 9, the Linganore Swimming and Diving Team competed against Governor Thomas Johnson High School at Walkersville High. Though Linganore's swim team is smaller than many of the teams from other schools, they are very passionate about what they do and work hard to succeed. The number...

Audition for the Addams Family spring musical: Photo of the day 1/8/16

Audition for the Addams Family spring musical: Photo of the day 1/8/16

by Emma Wynkoop, Reporter
January 9, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

Sign ups for auditions for the spring musical, The Addams Family, are posted outside of the drama room (D101) for both aspiring actors and tech members. The auditions will be held over the course of three days after school. January 24th will be singing auditions, the 25th will be acting, and the ...

New Year, New You: Photo of the Day 1/7/2017

New Year, New You: Photo of the Day 1/7/2017

by Nicole Muller, Reporter
January 9, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

New year, new you! To celebrate the New Year, many students at Linganore have made New Year’s resolutions to improve themselves for 2017. These are some Lancer resolutions: Sophie Kirschner, Class of 2018: To save more money for college. Savannah Sitler, Class of 2019: To study Spanish more a...

Wrestling team defeats Catoctin with a 48-21 victory: Photo of the Day 1/5/2017

Wrestling team defeats Catoctin with a 48-21 victory: Photo of the Day 1/5/2017

by Brandon Cooper, Reporter
January 5, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On January 4,  the wrestling team, coached by Pete Riley and Ben Arneson, pinned their way to a victory against Catoctin High School. With an almost full squad in the 14 weight classes, the advantage was in the Lancer's favor. The smaller team, Catoctin wrestled hard but came up short. Catoctin...

Girls Varsity Basketball team defeats Oakdale: Photo of the Day 1/4/17

Girls Varsity Basketball team defeats Oakdale: Photo of the Day 1/4/17

by Bridget Murphy, Editor
January 4, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

The Girls Varsity Basketball team won their game over Oakdale High School with the final score of 54-30. The Lady Lancers were in the lead throughout the entire game, starting the second half with a score of 31-15. This 2016-2017 season the team has an impressive record of eight wins and only one...

It’s time to bring in your E-Waste: Photo of the Day 1/3/17

It’s time to bring in your E-Waste: Photo of the Day 1/3/17

by Amanda Anderson, Editor-In-Chief
January 3, 2017
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

Senior Victoria Rock has started an E-Waste drive! Recycling E-Waste is just as important everything else we recycle. Start bringing in your E-Waste to the main office, Lancer Media room (Room C203), media center, and in student services. All items that will be accepted: Computer equipment: CPUs...

Winter guard team paints a seasonal design for competition: Photo of the day 12/28/16

Winter guard team paints a seasonal design for competition: Photo of the day 12/28/16

by Tory Spruill, Photo Editor
December 29, 2016
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On December 28, the indoor winter guard team painted their performance floor for their 2017 show. The show's theme is “Autumn,” and the team’s first competition is in Biglerville on February 4. This year’s performance song is The Great Divide by Jonathan Elias. The uniforms are under construction, but the floor has ...

Photo of the Day 12/22/16: Students rock festive pajamas to support Heartly House

Photo of the Day 12/22/16: Students rock festive pajamas to support Heartly House

by Elizabeth Anderson, Reporter
December 22, 2016
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

Since the beginning of December, Linganore has been hosting a pajama drive to support victims of domestic violence at the Heartly House in Frederick. You may remember hearing about this drive over the announcements or in your classes. On December 22nd, to celebrate the last day of the drive, students were in...

Spanish honor society celebrates the holiday season with a feast: Photo of the Day 12/23/16

Spanish honor society celebrates the holiday season with a feast: Photo of the Day 12/23/16

by Cassie Harris, Reporter
December 22, 2016
Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On Wednesday, December 21st the Spanish Honor Society hosted a Holiday Feast to gather and enjoy delicious Spanish food. Current members each brought a Spanish-inspired dish. Past members who have graduated also joined the festivities. Some of the favorite dishes includes bean enchiladas and tomato...

The student news site of Linganore High School.
Photo of the Day