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#LanceroftheWeek: Barrel racing champion Jackey Hinkson aims for 14 seconds

#LanceroftheWeek: Barrel racing champion Jackey Hinkson aims for 14 seconds

by Peyton Johnson, Reporter

October 16, 2018


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Fall 2018, Showcase

Senior Jackey Hinkson competitively barrel races for the Maryland Western Horse Association. She is a rising star on the youth circuit, completing the challenge in about 14 seconds. She practices 4 times a week in the summer and twice a week in the winter. In barrel racing, the contestants race ar...

#LanceroftheWeek: Snyder, Catoctin transfer, strikes gold for Linganore soccer team

#LanceroftheWeek: Snyder, Catoctin transfer, strikes gold for Linganore soccer team

by Braden Weinel, Reporter

September 20, 2018


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Fall 2018, Showcase

The boys varsity soccer team is off to a rough start this season, but with senior, Lukas Snyder on the field, the soccer team plans to win. Senior captain Lukas Snyder transferred from Catoctin High School as a freshman to come to Linganore for the Project Lead The Way (PLTW) engineering program. ...

#LanceroftheWeek: Erika’s music movement and achievements

#LanceroftheWeek: Erika’s music movement and achievements

by Tymira Davis, Reporter

September 3, 2018


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase

Rising senior Erika Katsumoto is the 2018-2019 drum major with Alex Ismael, supervising 120 marching band students. "Drum major is where you lead the marching band in special events. You mush know what your doing to get this position and know how to communicate with other people," said Ismael. "I...

#LanceroftheWeek: Myah Davies goes to great heights to claim the State Champion title in pole vaulting

#LanceroftheWeek: Myah Davies goes to great heights to claim the State Champion title in pole vaulting

by Sammie Hoefs, Reporter

August 27, 2018


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase, Spring 2018

Myah Davies, sophomore, is a part of the Linganore girls soccer and the spring track and field team. She participates in pole vaulting, 4x100 relay, 100 meter dash, long jump, and triple jump. When heading into states she was nervous because she knew the competition was high, but she won the State...

#LanceroftheWeek: Alyson Sniffen makes a difference through music and scouting

#LanceroftheWeek: Alyson Sniffen makes a difference through music and scouting

by Elizabeth Anderson, Editor

August 20, 2018


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase

Only two years into high school, Class of 2020 student Alyson Sniffen is making waves in the LHS community--and outside of it. Sniffen participates in mock trail and band, as well as Girl Scouts, and cares a great deal about making a positive impact on the people surrounding her. "There are so many...

#LanceroftheWeek: Nicholas Paré, the next guitar hero

by Julie Walker, Reporter

August 13, 2018


Filed under #Lancer of the Week

Nick Pare appears to be a quiet, humble, high school sophomore, but he has a knack for the wild side, traveling the country playing his guitar. Pare is currently working on a solo album and recently went to Los Angeles to perform at a club called "The Whisky." He performed with singer-songwriter Za...

#LanceroftheWeek: Joshua Todd takes the stage

#LanceroftheWeek: Joshua Todd takes the stage

July 30, 2018


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase

Throughout his first year of high school, Joshua Todd has been actively involved in the GSA and received an Honor Roll award. His most significant impact, however, has been his active role in the drama department as a lead in two productions and, now, induction into the International Thespian Society....

#LanceroftheWeek: Freshman Avery Robertson shines on the lacrosse field

#LanceroftheWeek: Freshman Avery Robertson shines on the lacrosse field

by Grace Gaydosh, Editor

July 23, 2018


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase

Class of 2021 member Avery Robertson is a student athlete who deserves to be recognized. The only freshman on varsity lacrosse, Robertson has proven herself to be an exceptional player. Robertson has been playing lacrosse for seven years. Along with the Linganore team, she is also a part of the club t...

#LanceroftheWeek: Carter Holsinger jumps over the competition

#LanceroftheWeek: Carter Holsinger jumps over the competition

by Ethan Hart, Editor

July 16, 2018


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Spring 2018

  This week’s Lancer of the Week is Carter Holsinger. Holsinger is a member of the Class of 2020 and participates in many activities in and out of school. He is most known for being a 2-time state champion at pole vault in indoor and outdoor track and field. He also does gymnastics and is ...

Lancer of the Week: Adam Seymour

by Matthew Gelhard, Editor

July 9, 2018


Filed under #Lancer of the Week

About to start his fourth year in the marching band, Adam Seymour was named the Drumline Section Leader for 2018-2019. Being a section leader has prestige. Seymour has participated in many music groups including symphonic band, percussion ensemble, symphony orchestra, and All County marching band. ...

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