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Lang hits 3–seals win against Walkersville

by Kyle McFadden, Reporter

January 28, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Video

http://youtu.be/LpmbODNhAaY Coming off a 93-54 loss against Oakdale, Linganore showed no sign of letting up as this game was a real barn-burner all the way to the finish. In a tightly contested game, head coach Tom Kraft turned to sophomore phenom Thomas Lang; and he came up big in the 73-70 win over...

Swimming Update

Swimming Update

by Jackson Rammling

January 24, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Sophomore Justin Richmond is on the block  at Frederick High  about to begin the 4 x 100 relay with Jackson Rammling, Liam Lindsey, and Cazmire Tymoch. Tymoch won an outstanding 3 events in the meet. The girls team lost by only two points with a final score of 97 to 95.

Growing pains continue as boys basketball falls to rival Oakdale, 93-54

Growing pains continue as boys basketball falls to rival Oakdale, 93-54

by Kyle McFadden, Sports Editor

January 19, 2014


Filed under Showcase, Sports

OAKDALE -- Linganore had one thing in mind coming into Oakdale Friday night, and that was to steal a win away from the rival Bears. After a late fourth quarter charge fell short Tuesday night in the 61-60 loss to Tuscarora, Linganore felt as if they had momentum coming into Friday. Coach Kraft and the...

Winter sports look to have a strong season

Winter sports look to have a strong season

by Kyle Brodt, Reporter

December 18, 2013


Filed under Sports

With winter comes snow, warm fires, the holidays, and…. LHS winter sports! Whether it is basketball, ice hockey, indoor track, or wrestling there is plenty to cheer for. Fans have had a pretty good look at all the winter sports teams since the season has started, but here’s an inside look. Basketball             There has b...

Cross country runs at the top of the pack at counties

Cross country runs at the top of the pack at counties

by Kelly Angeletti, Reporter

November 25, 2013


Filed under Sports

The boys and girls cross country teams ran competitively at the county race October 24. The boys team placed second out of nine teams. Our top five runners were senior Dan Beck (3rd), freshman Micah Hewitson (9th), senior Luke Kastel (20th), sophomore Brennan Henyon (26th) and senior Scott Coblentz...

E.J. Donahue commits to Maryland

E.J. Donahue commits to Maryland

by Amanda Tapscott, Reporter

November 19, 2013


Filed under News, Sports

Each fall, colleges begin the recruiting process for sports such as cross country, field hockey, football, soccer, and volleyball. For junior and senior athletes who plan to play in college, getting scouted is important, and for some athletes, an athletic scholarship is their only way to college. College...

Football causes annual rise in concussions

Football causes annual rise in concussions

by Kelly Angeletti, Reporter

November 19, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

When athletes participate in sports, there is always a risk for injury, but recently there has been more focus on the increasing number of concussions at the high school, college, and professional level. This is the case especially for football. In early November sophomore football player Daniel Ross...

Fall sports finish up season

Fall sports finish up season

by Kyle Brodt, Reporter

November 18, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Revision 11/23/2013: Both the JV and Varsity Cheerleading squads placed first at the Frederick County Cheerleading Competition and are now the reigning Frederick County Champions. The Varsity squad advanced to the regional competition where they placed 4th and earned a bid to the State competition.   This fall has...

Why do athletes have superstitions?

Why do athletes have superstitions?

by Kyle Brodt, Reporter

October 29, 2013


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

Some of the most important things to athletes include their work ethic, their talent, and even their equipment, but there is one thing that could overpower all of these assets: superstitions. These pre-game rituals can make or break a player’s performance that day. Whether it’s eating a stack of...

What is the progress with Linganore soccer teams?

What is the progress with Linganore soccer teams?

by Brennan Nolan, Reporter

October 29, 2013


Filed under Showcase, Sports

  What is the progress with Linganore soccer teams? The soccer teams’ regular season ended. As of October 17th, the boys’ Varsity record is 7-7 and the boys’ JV record is 7-5. The girls’ Varsity record is 9-1-2, and the girls’ JV record is undefeated. Boys’ Soccer The team beat Brunswick with ...

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