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#NationalSigningDay2019: Goalkeeper Braden Weinel signs to Hood Blazers soccer

#NationalSigningDay2019: Goalkeeper Braden Weinel signs to Hood Blazers soccer

by Ashley Nash and Jessica Young

November 18, 2019

Braden Weinel has been a part of the varsity soccer team for two years and will be continuing his soccer career at Hood College.  He signed his National Letter of Intent on November 13.  According to Weinel, he and Hood are a good fit.  He likes the soccer coaches and soccer program: they have a goo...

Adoption Month 2019: Karen Gaydosh and daughter reminisce about “Gotcha Day”

Adoption Month 2019: Karen Gaydosh and daughter reminisce about “Gotcha Day”

by Grace Gaydosh, Editor-In-Chief

November 15, 2019

Grace Gaydosh has watched the video of her "Gotcha Day" about a million times. She knows what the people looked like who escorted her on the flight home. She can describe, in tiny detail, the look on her (much younger) parents' faces, and Grace can tell you that she was a pretty adorable baby dressed ...

Selective Service: I object to a system that includes men but not women

Selective Service: I object to a system that includes men but not women

by Bailey Spore, Managing Editor

November 15, 2019

October 2019: I am 18 years old. I am a legal adult in the United States of America. Now I can buy fireworks, skydive, go to jail, play the lottery, and swim in the pool during adult swim. I'm also legally required to enroll for Selective Service in the case of a military draft. If this is your first time hear...

News for November 15

by Lancer Media

November 15, 2019

Girls basketball tryouts have been changed for today, times are now: Varsity-2:30-4:00 and JV- 4:00-5:30  Reminder: Boys' Basketball tryouts are today, Varsity starts at 2:30 and JV at 4:30. Please see Coach O'Connor with questions.  On Monday, November 18 Wilson College located in Chambersburg, PA is coming to Ling...

#NationalSigningDay2019: Mong-Kerwin signs to play at Emory and Henry

#NationalSigningDay2019: Mong-Kerwin signs to play at Emory and Henry

by Sammie Hoefs, Managing Editor

November 14, 2019

Meghan Mong-Kerwin, a forward, signed her National Letter of Intent to play soccer at Division III Virginia school, Emory and Henry College. Mong-Kerwin led the varsity team in goals, tallying 14 on the season. She helped take the girls soccer team to the State semifinals in 2019. “Meghan will bri...

#NationalSigningDay2019: Nalepa soars to Winthrop University Eagles

#NationalSigningDay2019: Nalepa soars to Winthrop University Eagles

by Elizabeth Rajnik and Ruby Cerny

November 14, 2019

On  November 13, hundreds of students across the nation signed to continue their academic and athletic careers at the universities of their choice. One of these student athletes is senior, Cassie Nalepa, who signed to play lacrosse at Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina. Her sisters both played field hocke...

#NationalSigningDay2019: Faceoff specialist Coletti will serve on and off the field at Army

#NationalSigningDay2019: Faceoff specialist Coletti will serve on and off the field at Army

by William Quansah and Francisco Palacios

November 14, 2019

On November 13, senior lacrosse FOGO (Face Off Get Off) Will Coletti put pen to paper finalizing his commitment to further his academic and athletic career at Army West Point on National Signing Day. Coletti has been a four-year player at the varsity level for lacrosse. Towards the end of his sophomore...

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Vento Aureo is best anime of the year

JoJo’s Bizarre Adventure: Vento Aureo is best anime of the year

by Christian Dorsey, Reporter

November 14, 2019

Last month on The Lance, there was a review of the Demon Slayer anime. When reading this article, one would get the idea that this was the best anime of this year. That is simply wrong. A new anime is airing on Toonami that puts Demon Slayer to shame. Absolute shame. Ladies and gentlemen, this is only...

Raising Dion: This superhero storms into our hearts

Raising Dion: This superhero storms into our hearts

by Caroline Hobson, Reporter

November 13, 2019

Move over Marvel. Get ready for a new kind of superhero. Dion's magic and superpowers will glue  you to the television, begging for more. On October 4, Netflix, released a new original show called Raising Dion. The show focuses on a single mother struggling to raise a boy with “superpowers,” or...

News for November 13

by Lancer Media

November 13, 2019

Happy third day of Writer’s Week! During PREP, students will be working on scholarship writing. You can still sign up to make cards after school today for orphans, hospitalized children, servicemen and women, and the elderly. Tomorrow during PREP, you can work on submissions to The Watermark, and after s...

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