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Homecoming 2021: Uniting through spirit at the first pep rally since 2019

by Audrey Kilgore, Leeda Djourshari, and Alexa Waser October 14, 2021

After 18 months of isolation, the community came together again for the school’s annual pep rally. The pep rally is a gathering to take a break from work, celebrate the community, and to get ready for...

Abbey(left) and Kenda(right) Sovero take over the community show.

Lancer Spotlight 10/14/21-Mother-Daughter duo takes on the 47th Annual Community Show

by Brayden Gregory, Editor October 14, 2021

For the Soveros, the community show was win, win, and more win. In total, the mother daughter duo took home 12 winning ribbons. Senior Abbey Sovero has been a part of the community show since her sophomore...

The brass section performs a follow the leader move.

Lancer Spotlight 10/13/21: Band shows its best in Frederick County Marching Band Festival

by Lily Hanson, Reporter October 13, 2021

On October 11, marching bands in Frederick County gathered for the annual FCPS Marching Band Festival. The band stepped onto the Oakdale High School field dressed in the sequined red, white and black uniforms...

Varsity cheer team hits their stunts on the floor during Invitational.

Lancer Spotlight 10/12/21: Cheer hosts the Lancer Legacy Invitational

by Marissa DePalma, Editor October 12, 2021

On October 9, Linganore Cheerleading hosted the Lancer Legacy Invitational. The four high schools that participated were McDonough, Bel Air, South Carroll, and Westminster. Linganore Oakdale Urbana...

Freshman Kasra Pourreza Djourshari poses for his yearbook photo.

Lancer Spotlight 10/11/21: Hectic picture day causes confusion

by Leeda Djourshari and Alexa Waser October 12, 2021

This year’s picture day had long lines, as students were taking their first official identification in 18 months. With Covid and time management issues lingering, there were a fresh set of challenges...

Going left to right, Brian Blum, Greg Ayres, Reese Wallich, Kaitlin Weis, Grace Booth, Madison Madariaga, Giacomo McCadney and Hunter Davis show off their Grammar Wednesday shirts.

Lancer Spotlight 10/8/21: “Grammar Wednesday”

by Ruby Cerny, Editor October 8, 2021

Every Wednesday, Mr. Norko teaches his 10th grade students grammar, calling it “Grammar Wednesday.” He even created a song for it where him and his students sing “grammar Wednesday” to Beethoven's...

Seniors Sam Johnson, Ethan Crabb, , Bradley Rose, Austin May, and Junior Logan Perish watch their teammates perform.

Lancer Spotlight 10/7/21: Lancer Golf places second in CMC tournament

by Caroline Hobson and Makyla DeVries October 8, 2021

On October 5 the varsity golf team placed second at the CMC golf tournament. The tournament was held at Black Rock Country Club, and they came up one point short of Urbana.  “This is the best that...

Jon Pardi performs at the Great Frederick Fair.

Lancer Spotlight 10/4/21: Jon Pardi and Drew Parker at the great Frederick fair

by Brynne McKinney, Editor October 4, 2021

On September 25, Jon Pardi and Drew Parker took the stage at the Great Frederick Fair, with Parker as the opener. Pardi, who won Country Music New Artist of the year in 2017, has three albums and several...

Brynne McKinney, Audrey Kilgore, Madeline Hull, Caroline Hobson, and Marissa Depalma show off their senior tie dye shirts.

Lancer Spotlight 10/1/21: Class color day creates homecoming buzz

by Nate Reinfurt and Christian Williams October 1, 2021

In the final days before the pep rally, students of each grade participate in spirit week. Class color day has been a popular spirit day, with each class claiming different school colors and wearing...

The band prepares to march down the field at Century High School.

Lancer Spotlight 9/30/21: Marching band earns second at Century High

by Lily Hanson, Reporter September 30, 2021

On September 25, the marching band had their second competition at Century High School, placing second in the open-class category.  The show for the 2021 season is called Cinematic and features multiple...

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