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Lancer of the Week: Taylor Carbough fundraises for Frederick County Animal Control

Sophomore Erika Moore counts donations.

by Peyton Johnson, Editor

January 24, 2020

Taylor Carbough completed a fundraiser that gathers blankets, money, towels, and toys for homeless animals at. Frederick County Animal Control, a nonprofit, no-kill, all-volunteer, cat and dog rescue.  Carbough raised $195 in cash and gift cards. The money will pay for pet supplies and food. She...

Lancer of the Week: Mason Porter shines in JV basketball

Mason (3) about to get the ball off of a inbounds play vs Frederick

by Francisco Palacios, Reporter

January 10, 2020

Mason attacks the rim and draws a hard foul as he glides through the lane and extends to the rim, 2 free throws coming up for the young stud in his season opener. Mason Porter, member of Class of 2022, is an outstanding athlete and student. Porter plays for the junior varsity basketball team, has ...

Lancer of the Week: Xander McClure’s shines in second year on varisty football

Xander McClure hustling with the ball

by Kat Taylor, Reporter

December 19, 2019

From being another decent running back to one of the best in Maryland and a huge part of the Lancers' offense, junior running back Xander McClure has taken his game to the next level on the field. McClure's 2,326 rushing yards is just a few hundred shorter than the state record. Although the Lancers lost the state game against the Damascus ...

Lancer of the Week: Austin Welty runs successful hay business

Austin Welty works on his land he leases.

by Peyton Johnson, Editor

December 18, 2019

Austin Welty is a senior, FFA officer, and runs his own hay business International Baling. Most students find that clubs, sports, and school alone are enough to drive them mad, but Austin not only works, he runs his own business. He has been running and improving his business for three years  and has learn...

Lancer of the Week: Cunnane energizes swim team spirit

Connor Cunnane gives a thumbs up before he swims in his events at the Tuscarora swim meet.

by Dane Shaw, Reporter

December 16, 2019

On Fridays, expect to get a "high-five" if you see Connor Cunnane. Member of the Class of 2022, Connor Cunnane participates in the swim team, unified track, Student Government Association, and the Class of 2022 Council. This is Connor's second year on the swim team. Connor feels that he has greatly imp...

#Lancersoftheweek: Pearl and Bromley brothers break 100th win milestone

Joey Bromley, Michael Bromley, and Dalton Pearl all celebrating their 100th win.

by Braden Weinel, Reporter

January 25, 2019

Dalton Pearl, Joey Bromley, Michael Bromley and Earl Blake are senior captains of the wrestling team. Two-time state champion Blake earned his 100th win in the 2017--2018 season, with the other three captains all breaking that milestone this year. Pearl has a record of 111-40: Michael has a reco...

#LanceroftheWeek: Alexis Duda wins the Triple Impact Competitor Scholarship

Senior Alexis Duda plays on the court against South Hagerstown.

by Grace Gaydosh and Alaina Burger

January 16, 2019

Senior Alexis Duda received the Triple Impact Competitor Scholarship from the Positive Coaching Alliance. It’s a $1,000 scholarship focusing on athletics, academics, and community service.    The Positive Coaching Alliance is a national organization that promotes positive reinforcement in coaching a...

Michael Bromley reaches wrestling milestone: 100th win

Michael Bromley celebrating his 100th win

by Braden Weinel, Reporter

December 20, 2018

On Saturday, December 15 Michael Bromley collected the 100th win of his high school wrestling career. Bromley, senior and three-year captain for the Linganore is wrestling in the 182-pound weight class. His overall high school record at the end of December is 108-40. The 100th win came at a dual meet tourna...

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

Hinkson rides Bandit at a Jackpot race at J Bar W Ranch in Union Bridge

by Peyton Johnson, Reporter

October 16, 2018

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

Senior centre-back, Lukas Snyder goes in for a tackle against Westminster attacker

by Braden Weinel, Reporter

September 20, 2018

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. ...

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