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Boys and girls track teams compete at Counties: Photo of the day 1/22/20

Samuel Metzner competing in the 500 meter.

by Zack Hunsaker and Elizabeth Rajnik

January 22, 2020

On December 20 the Linganore boys and girls Indoor Track and Field teams competed in the Frederick County Championships at Hagerstown Community College.  The meet was originally supposed to take place on the 18th but due to possible inclement weather, it was rescheduled. Overall, the boys team finished...

Indoor track and field teams surprise competition at the Smithsburg Invitational

Senior, Ethan Hart prepares to throw.

by Elizabeth Rajnik, Editor

December 24, 2019

On Friday, December 20, the boys and girls indoor track and field teams competed in the Smithsburg Invitational at Hagerstown Community College. The teams definitely had something to celebrate going into winter break as both the girls and boys team placed third in the meet. The majority of Linganore...

Buck and Sears compete in national cross country races: Photo of the Day 11/30/19

Carson Buck Competes at Nike Southeast Regionals

by Zack Hunsaker, Reporter

November 30, 2019

On November 30 Carson Buck competed at the Nike Cross Country Southeast Regionals and Jack Sears competed at Footlocker Northeast Regionals.  Both are races for the best runners in the region.  Carson Buck ran in the boys open race 5k.  This race took place at WakeMed Soccer Park, North Carolina with 2...

New tutoring option available through NHS

Gerald Fattah Class of 2020 tutors student in math

by Zach, Hunsaker

November 7, 2019

On November 7, the first term ends, and for many that means facing a “D” or an “F” in one or more classes.  Many students struggle to find tutoring options that work with their schedules. This year, the National Honor Society has created a program that provides tutoring services on Wednesday ...

Girls finish 5th, boys compete well with setbacks: Photo of the day 10/26/19

3rd place Carson Buck, 2nd Place Collin Dempsey, 1st place Kyle Lund

by Zack Hunsaker, Reporter

October 26, 2019

October 24, the boys and girls JV and varsity teams competed at Frederick County Championships.  The meet was held at Catoctin High School and proved to be a very tough course for everyone.   The girls ran well overall with Caroline Perrone coming in 13th place with a time of 22:21. Other racers on the girls...

Underclassmen off to a fast start at Hood Invite

Linganore XC takes a team photo after a well fought race for the team.

by Carson Buck, Editor

September 24, 2019

Despite boys cross country placing 10th at the Hood Invite on September 19, the future looks bright for the program.  Young athletes like Cole Williamson, Jack Sears, and Alex Kullgren have proved that they can succeed at the varsity level. Before the race, freshman Cole Williamson said, "A medal and ...

Perrone and Kullgren shine in first cross country race: Photo of the Day 9/8/19

Female varsity runners start their race.

by Elizabeth Anderson, Watermark Editor

September 9, 2019

On September 7, the boys and girls cross country teams competed in their first meet, the Spiked Shoe Invite at Stevenson University. A total of seventeen Linganore athletes competed. Overall, the Linganore girls team placed 10th out of 22 female teams and the Linganore boys team placed 16th out of 27...

Boys indoor track repeats, takes home first state championship of the school year

The boys jump in joy after receiving the 3A State Championship Trophy.

by Bailey Spore, Keifer Spore, and Jake Bolger

February 21, 2019

On February 19 the boys indoor track team dominated the 3A State Championship meet, bringing home the first title of this school year. In 2018, the boys squeezed out a one point victory for the state title. This year they didn't have to worry about that, as the team racked up 72.5 points, beating second pla...

Ashley Nash’s Top 10 Lancer Moments of 2018

Ashley Nash's Top 10 Lancer Moments of 2018

by Ashley Nash, Reporter

December 20, 2018

Here's a year of Lancer greatness in review.  I couldn't include every great moment, but I tried to get one for each month. February 4 : The wrestling team made it to the dual meet  regional championship for the first time in school history. They faced Tuscarora High School and lost. However, t...

Brass ensemble gets all into the holiday spirit

The brass ensemble performs on the balcony before school.

by Ryan Sheehy, Reporter

December 19, 2018

The brass ensemble spread holiday cheer before school on Thursday and Friday. Mr. Kevin Lloyd believes it is very necessary for students to hear these orchestral Christmas songs as students walk in the building. Lloyd said, "I think music is a huge part of what the Christmas session is and is a...

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