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Sheehy, Toccalino & Tansey prepare with Twisters for cheer World Championship

Sheehy, Toccalino & Tansey prepare with Twisters for cheer World Championship

by Catie Jo Tansey, Reporter

February 21, 2018

We all love a good curse right? You may be familiar with some of the famous curses including, King Tut's curse, saying that whoever opens his tomb shall die, The Bermuda Triangle Curse: any traveler crossing through the Bermuda Triangle will go missing. A newer curse, The Madden Curse, states that t...

February Signing Day: Watsic signs to become a dual-sport Seahawk

February Signing Day: Watsic signs to become a dual-sport Seahawk

by Devin Barge, Co-Editor-in-Chief

February 16, 2018

Jack Watsic is a two-sport varsity athlete and has signed to play both soccer and lacrosse at St. Mary’s College of Maryland. Jack is a stand-out student athlete, both in the classroom and on the field. Watsic, for soccer, led the county in a assists, and for lacrosse, had the most goals in the posts...

February Signing Day: The Bullets sign a “high caliber player;” Cunningham signs to Gettysburg College

February Signing Day: The Bullets sign a “high caliber player;” Cunningham signs to Gettysburg College

by Devin Barge, Co-Editor-In-Chief

February 16, 2018

Maddie Cunningham was the star senior goalkeeper in the girls varsity team and has been a huge asset to soccer in her high school career. She played a huge role in the girls’ 3A State Championship win in November. When the game came down to penalty kicks, she kept her composure as she made crucial s...

February Signing Day: Snowden spreads his wings and flies with the Salisbury Sea Gulls

February Signing Day: Snowden spreads his wings and flies with the Salisbury Sea Gulls

by Matthew Gelhard and Devin Barge

February 16, 2018

Snowden will continue his football career at Salisbury University as he signs his National Letter of Intent to play the fall of 2018. Playing running back and cornerback, he was one of the driving forces that led Lancers to the 3A State Championship. Snowden put up 476 yards on 57 carries in the backfield, averagi...

February Signing Day: A “diplomatic” signature leads Barge’s next playing field at Franklin & Marshall

February Signing Day:  A “diplomatic” signature leads Barge’s next playing field at Franklin & Marshall

by Devin Barge, Co-Editor-In-Chief

February 14, 2018

Haley Barge, a forward, signed her National Letter of Intent to play soccer at Franklin and Marshall College in the fall of 2018. Barge led her Varsity soccer team to its first 3A State Championship win in November of 2017. She led the county in goals, tieing the county scoring record with 23 goals. ...

February Signing Day: Frostburg Bobcats pounce on four Linganore football players

February Signing Day:  Frostburg Bobcats pounce on four Linganore football players

by Matthew Gelhard and Ethan Hart

February 14, 2018

As many of the seniors from the Class 3A state champion football team prepare to leave the school, they will leave behind memories of a magical season Lancers will never forget. Luckily, four of our best seniors will be less than two hours away. Josh Taylor, Luke Freeman, Zach Willett, and Cody Re...

February Signing Day: Yurich becomes a St. Marys’ Seahawk

February Signing Day: Yurich becomes a St. Marys’ Seahawk

by Jacob Bolger, Editor

February 13, 2018

On February 9,  nine Linganore athletes signed to play college sports. One of these star athletes is Ashley Yurich, a captain of the state championship winning girls' soccer team. Diane Yurich, Ashley's mother, said, "I am sad that she is leaving but excited for her. The hardest part about her l...

February Signing Day: Weinel chooses to play basketball at Shenandoah

February Signing Day: Weinel chooses to play basketball at Shenandoah

by Allison King, Reporter

February 13, 2018

On February 9, Olivia Weinel, a versatile forward on the girls basketball team, signed her National Letter of Intent to play Division III basketball at Shenandoah University. Weinel has played basketball throughout her four years at Linganore, two on varsity. During those four years, she has scored 255 points and ha...

Super or not so super? The best and worst of Super Bowl LII’s commercials

Super or not so super? The best and worst of Super Bowl LII’s commercials

by Elizabeth Anderson, Editor

February 6, 2018

Statistics say that 103 million people across the United States watched the 52nd NFL Super Bowl on February 4th. But how many of us were just there for the commercials? As someone who identifies with the latter (sorry, football fans), stellar commercials are a must for those nearly four hours of game t...

Boys varsity lacrosse expects to make it to state competition

Boys varsity lacrosse expects to make it to state competition

by Alexis Fowler and Kyle Bedard

January 28, 2018

The men's lacrosse program has been wildly successful in past years, with a state championship  in 2011 and in 2016, and they are looking to have a three-peat this year. The team is coached by Richard Thompson. Last season the team was undefeated until the playoffs where they lost their first gam...

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