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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...

Boys soccer team bags their first win of the season

Boys soccer team bags their first win of the season

by Braden Weinel, Reporter

October 2, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

On October 1 the boys soccer team took on South Hagerstown High School with the hopes to win their first game of the regular season. They came away triumphant, 2-0. The team entered the game with a record of 1-7, with their one win coming from a preseason tournament game against Oakdale High School. ...

Journalism Fantasy Football: Nolan and Byrd remain tied after Weeks 3 and 4

Journalism Fantasy Football: Nolan and Byrd remain tied after Weeks 3 and 4

by Christian Nolan and Jason Byrd

October 2, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

Week 3 and 4 leaves 1v1 Fantasy Football in overtime, wondering who is going to take the lead these next few weeks. After Week 3, Team Nolan took a clutch 127.4-121.7 point win. After sitting with a 2-1 record lead for a week, Team Byrd stole Week 4 with his own clutch performance winning 161.5-157.1...

Week 5: Varsity football pulls off a surprising shutout against Lions 35-0

Week 5: Varsity football pulls off a surprising shutout against Lions 35-0

by Jason Byrd, Sports Editor

September 29, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

"Where is Wetzel?" This is one of the chants that student section chanted during the game. This chant really had an effect on Walkersville offense. Former senior running back Jacob Wetzel was the Lions' best offensive weapon for the last two years. When he left, the Lions couldn't quite fill the...

Week 5: Walkersville pregame with Coach Conner

Week 5: Walkersville pregame with Coach Conner

by Jason Byrd, Sports Editor

September 28, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

Last year against Walkersville wasn't the best performance by Linganore's varsity football team. In a 40-10 loss, Walkersville was led by Senior Jacob Wetzel. Even with Wetzel gone this year, Walkersville is still a top team in the 2A division and in Frederick County. Their commander-in-chief Elias...

Linganore v. Oakdale: Volleyball loses to rivals

Linganore v. Oakdale: Volleyball loses to rivals

by Emily DiPasquale, Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

On September 25, the girls varsity volleyball lost to the Oakdale bears, 3-0. During the first period of play, varsity struggled and was not able to return the ball back into play. The girls continued to battle through each and every play, but their rhythm was off. Lauren Ryan had strong serve...

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