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Star performances propel track and field team to state championship: Photo of the Day 2/7/20

Senior pole vaulter Carter Holsinger gives sophomore pole vaulter Quinn Ruch advice before he attempts to qualify for states

by Keifer Spore, Editor

February 7, 2020

On February 6 the girls and boys track and field teams competed in the 3A West Region Championship held at Prince George’s Sports and Learning Center. Both the boys and girls teams placed second overall with the boys behind South Hagerstown and the girls behind Oxon Hill. Linganore expected and earned o...

#SigningDay2020: Holsinger vaults over competition to sign at the Mount

Carter Holsinger is congratulated by his mother after signing his National Letter of Intent.

by Grace Blundin, Dana Kullgren, and Gabby Shifflett

February 7, 2020

On February 5, Linganore held its spring signing day in which students sign their National Letters of Intent to play a sport at the collegiate level. Carter Holsinger, one of eight students who signed, will become a member of the Division 1 track and field team at Mount St. Mary’s University. Holsinger...

Lancer of the Week: Xander McClure’s shines in second year on varisty football

Xander McClure hustling with the ball

by Kat Taylor, Reporter

December 19, 2019

From being another decent running back to one of the best in Maryland and a huge part of the Lancers' offense, junior running back Xander McClure has taken his game to the next level on the field. McClure's 2,326 rushing yards is just a few hundred shorter than the state record. Although the Lancers lost the state game against the Damascus ...

Boys track and field falls short at state championship: Photo of the Day 5/28/19

Carter Holsinger wins his fourth state pole vault title.

by Keifer Spore, Reporter

May 28, 2019

Saturday, May 25 the Boys Track and Field Team competed in the state championship meet at Morgan State University. The boys didn't win this season but came close, placing fourth overall with 39.5 points. Huntingtown High School won with 58 points. The meet was held over a span of two very hot days, which took a toll on many athlete...

Why being cut from a sport is never your end

Failing is not the end of your story.

by Carson Buck, Reporter

November 28, 2018

Being defeated is not the end. I went from basically sitting on the sidelines freshman year of soccer to being on a state title winning team in cross country the following year.  Athletes need to think outside of the "bench."  It's possible to try a new sport and be successful. In the summer of...

#LanceroftheWeek: Carter Holsinger jumps over the competition

Carter Holsinger competes at pole vault for Linganore

by Ethan Hart, Editor

July 16, 2018

  This week’s Lancer of the Week is Carter Holsinger. Holsinger is a member of the Class of 2020 and participates in many activities in and out of school. He is most known for being a 2-time state champion at pole vault in indoor and outdoor track and field. He also does gymnastics and is ...

Track and Field competes at McNamara Mustangs Invitational: Photo of the day 4/22/18

Track and Field competes at  McNamara Mustangs Invitational: Photo of the day 4/22/18

by Ethan Hart, Editor

April 24, 2018

On April 21st, the Linganore Track, and Field team participated in the McNamara Mustangs Invitational at Bishop McNamara High School in Forestville, Maryland. Linganore competed in their biggest event of the year, with the McNamara Mustangs Invitational garnering 68 registering high schools for th...

Class of 2018: Boys track and field seniors run through their last 28 days

Class of 2018: Boys track and field seniors run through their last 28 days

by Ethan Hart, Editor

April 13, 2018

The Linganore Lancer Track and Field seniors are running through their last 28 days of their high school career. Lars Eklund, Clay Buckman, Spencer Askine, Joe Russo, and Jack DuBro lead the way for the Lancers, who hope to take home the Class 3A State Championship this spring to add to their indoor t...

News for April 9, 2018

by Lancer Media

April 9, 2018

The second round of shadows for the Career and Technology Center will start soon.  Please see Mrs. Ingraham to Student Services to sign up and get a permission slip. The follow programs are open: Advanced Floral Design, Agricultural Business, Auto Body, Carpentry, Culinary Arts, Electricity, HVAC/Plumbin...

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