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Holsinger earns first in pole vault at county meet

Holsinger earns first in pole vault at county meet

by Alexis Fowler, Reporter

January 24, 2018

 On Saturday, January 20th the indoor track team competed at  the counties meet. The team did great overall. The girls had some first places as did the boys.  Carter Holsinger who was county champion for men's pole vault. “The hard work I put into this sport finally paid off, It was such an amazin...

Top 10 indoor track runners this season

Top 10 indoor track runners this season

by Emily Webb and Rachel Hall

January 24, 2018

It's just running. . . Running is a physically, technically, and mentally tasking sport and it takes athletes months to build the stamina and speed required for competition.  The track team is strong, but here are some standouts this indoor season. Ani Boghossian-James:  55 Meter dash, 55 Meter hurdles, 4x200 Meter relay ...

Girls basketball bounces back from first half of season

Girls basketball bounces back from first half of season

by Grace Brooks and Nicole Escalante

January 23, 2018

Girls varsity basketball is heading into the second half of their season with a record of 9-3, with losses to Frederick and McDonogh. The first half of the season has caused the team to reflect. The team took the beginning half of the season to blend each player’s personal skills and talents together to make a more cohesive group. Every playe...

Girls lacrosse hope for a building year this season

Girls lacrosse hope for a building year this season

by Grace Corbitt and Gabbi Young

January 22, 2018

Girls lacrosse is a sport that many people love to watch and play. Last season the JV team had a record of 6 wins and 5 losses. They excelled in their defensive skills, but there was room to improve with their offense. Varsity had a record of 2 wins and 13 losses. Unfortunately, Varsity lost in the first round...

JV boys basketball team defeated by Tuscarora: Photo of the Day 1/10/18

JV boys basketball team defeated by Tuscarora: Photo of the Day 1/10/18

by Lindsey Russo, Reporter

January 10, 2018

On January 10, the boys JV basketball game ended in a loss against the Tuscarora Titans. This was the JV team's ninth game of this season. Their record stands at 3-6. The Titans took the lead early on in the game with the half-time score at 18-26. After halftime, the Lancers still had the chance...

Pom and dance prepares for winter competition

Pom and dance prepares for winter competition

by Allyson Duda, Reporter

December 18, 2017

In the 2017 season, the Pom and Dance team finished second, just behind Gleneg High School. Their state champion title was in 2015.  This year's team, a little larger and more experienced, is poised to re-capture the title. The 2017-2018 Pom and Dance team has increased to 26 members compared to la...

Boys basketball season starts with wins against South Carroll: Photo of the Day

Boys basketball season starts with wins against South Carroll: Photo of the Day

by Jason Byrd, Reporter

December 7, 2017

On December 5, 2017, the Linganore basketball season started off great against South Carroll. JV won 53-26 and Varsity won 67-44. The JV team coutworked South Carroll. At the end of the first half, the score was 33-11. The press JV was running causeed most of South Carroll's turnovers. Garrett Schwartzbeck...

Lancer of the Week: Drew Twillman “drives” his way to success

Lancer of the Week: Drew Twillman “drives” his way to success

by Tommy Moyer, Reporter

November 29, 2017

“Bingo!” That is what golfers Charlie Rasmussen, Vince Booth, and Drew Twillman say to each other after they hit a good shot. “I say 'Bingo' a lot when Drew is playing,” Rasmussen said. Twillman’s achievements in golf are lengthy. In his junior year, he won the CMC championship ...

Boys cross country claims first state victory in 21 years

Boys cross country claims first state victory in 21 years

by Allyson Duda, Reporter

November 20, 2017

On November 11 the boys cross country team competed for the 2017 state title and beat 21 other schools, bringing the MPSSAA 3A State Champion title to Linganore for the first time since 1993. The meet was held at Hereford High School, which is know for its difficult 3-mile course with two hil...

Brett Tibbs signs to become a Phoenix

Brett Tibbs signs to become a Phoenix

by Grace Brooks and Alexis Fowler

November 14, 2017

Brett Tibbs, a pitcher and four year varsity player, signed his National Letter of Intent to play baseball at Wilson College. Tibbs has made the Frederick News Post All Area 2nd team twice and First Team All-Area in 2016. Tibbs has played baseball for 13 years and his biggest supporters are his ...

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