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2018-19 NBA season is back, and more competitive than ever

2018-19 NBA season is back, and more competitive than ever

by Christian Nolan and Jason Byrd

October 23, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

The 2018-2019 NBA season has just tipped-off and it's already shaping up to be a pivotal year for the NBA. Over the off season, teams and players have been making decisions that are changing the organization from a Michael Jordan era to a ¨super team¨ era. We as fans are getting to watch a show as ...

Field hockey finishes their season on a high note

Field hockey finishes their season on a high note

by Ethan Hart, Managing Editor

October 18, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Showcase, Sports

The varsity field hockey team won their game last night against the Catoctin Cougars with a final score of 2-0. Throughout the entire game, the Lancers dominated the ball, rarely letting Catoctin have possession. This led to many shots for the Lancers. After a slow start to the first half, the Lance...

Boys JV soccer ends season with devastating tie: Photo of the Day 10/17/18

Boys JV soccer ends season with devastating tie: Photo of the Day 10/17/18

by Erich Miller, Reporter

October 17, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Sports

  The Linganore JV boys soccer team took on the Brunswick Railroaders Tuesday night for their final game of the season. They were hoping to end their season on a high note but unfortunately, that did not happen. The game started off slow, as the ball was kicked back and forth for 30 minutes...

With the Warriors winning everything, why watch the NBA?

With the Warriors winning everything, why watch the NBA?

by Erich Miller, Reporter

October 15, 2018


Filed under Sports

The NBA season is almost upon us, and we already know who will win the championship. The NBA “superteam” generation has been the league's downfall, especially after this past NBA offseason with the Warriors signing four-time all-star Demarcus Cousins. The Warriors now have a whopping 5 all-stars on their team, making the ...

Week 7: Linganore gains some swagger back in a 50-6 game against the Kennedy Cavaliers

Week 7: Linganore gains some swagger back in a 50-6 game against the Kennedy Cavaliers

by Jason Byrd and Bailey Spore

October 13, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

After the devastating loss against Oakdale last week, the Lancers really needed to gain some of their momentum and confidence back. On October 12, they regained some swagger in a game where so many players were able to make huge plays. The Lancers were scored in the first 11 seconds exactly. The opening...

Linganore v. Middletown Varisty volleyball battles for a win; Photo of the day 10/12/18

Linganore v. Middletown Varisty volleyball battles for a win; Photo of the day 10/12/18

by Emiy DiPasquale, Reporter

October 12, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Sports

Linganore (2-5)  and Middletown (0-5)  faced off on October 11 to put another win in the books.  The match ended with LHS victorious, a trend which is increasing, as some early games were disappointing losses. During the first period of play, the team made some outstanding saves and had strong...

Week 6: Oakdale makes a huge statement against Linganore in a 56-7 rampage

Week 6: Oakdale makes a huge statement against Linganore in a 56-7 rampage

by Jason Byrd, Sports Editor

October 12, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

No one could've expected or seen this game ending with this outcome. Oakdale took on Linganore's varsity football for the Lancers' homecoming game. Although this game wasn't the most welcoming game for the Lancers. Oakdale was able to get n the board first after Junior Luke Carey blocked another...

Journalism Fantasy Football: Team Nolan beats Byrd Week 5

Journalism Fantasy Football: Team Nolan beats Byrd Week 5

by Christian Nolan and Jason Byrd

October 9, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

Week 5 was all Team Nolan's week, blowing out Team Byrd 198.3-145.4. With this big win, Team Nolan sits at 3-2, and hopes to continue the winning streak this upcoming week. If he is to win Week 6, the momentum will be on his side. The main reason why Team Nolan has the highest points in Journalism histor...

The game of the year: Linganore vs. Oakdale in a season-defying match

The game of the year: Linganore vs. Oakdale in a season-defying match

by Jason Byrd, Sports Editor

October 5, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

Linganore (5-0) and Oakdale (4-0) face off tonight on October 5. Both teams are the top two teams in the county. The Lancers come into the contest with 239 points scored thus far in the season. Meanwhile, Oakdale's Maurio Goings leads the Bears' defense, only allowing 34 points scored on them in the...

Boys cross country on road to second state title

Boys cross country on road to second state title

by Carson Buck, Reporter

October 4, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

The month of September was exciting for boys cross country; they had a victory in the Rebel Invitational and a 14th place finish in an elite race at the Carlisle Invitational. Rebel Invitational  The 2018 cross country season started off with a win at the Rebel Invitational against rivals Walt Whitman...

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