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

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

by Bailey Spore, Keifer Spore, and Jake Bolger

February 21, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring 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...

Poor track conditions don’t stop boys track team from dominating regional meet: Photo of The Day 2/8/19

Poor track conditions don’t stop boys track team from dominating regional meet: Photo of The Day 2/8/19

by Bailey Spore and Elizabeth Rajnik

February 8, 2019


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Sports, Spring 2019

On February 7, the Maryland 3A West Regional Championship for indoor track and field was held at the 5th Regiment Armory in Baltimore. The Armory, a track often criticized by athletes, made the Regional Championship much more difficult for the competing athletes. Despite the handicap, boys won the meet and...

David Bly brings the pole vault team to new heights

David Bly brings the pole vault team to new heights

by Ethan Hart and Carter Holsinger

January 24, 2019


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

After 28 years of experience with pole vault, Linganore pole vault coach David Bly is just getting started. Bly, who has coached the pole vault team since 2017, has been a catalyst for a program that previously had not had much success. Since his takeover, Bly and his jumpers have become the backb...

Boys indoor track and field place second at counties; girls place fourth

Boys indoor track and field place second at counties; girls place fourth

by Braden Weinel, Reporter

January 22, 2019


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

On January 18, The Frederick County indoor track and field championships were held at Hagerstown Community College. The boys team placed second overall, just behind the first place Oakdale Bears. Joey Felton, Carter Holsinger, Colby Bannon, and Michael Belmaggio all dominated in their events to push the Lancers' score higher and higher. Felton placed first...

Rachel McCoy’s Lancers of 2018

Rachel McCoy’s Lancers of 2018

by Rachel McCoy, Reporter

December 19, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Showcase, Top 10 of 2018

We are proud of every Lancer's accomplishments.  The Lance reviewed our biggest stories of 2018 and is highlighting some individual achievements. These students showed Lancer pride though everything they did in 2018. Bridget Murphy- Best of SNO winner Her Best of SNO article propelled her into her coll...

Boys indoor track and field looks to defend their 3A state title: Photo of the Day 11/20/18

Boys indoor track and field looks to defend their 3A state title: Photo of the Day 11/20/18

by William Quansah, Reporter

November 21, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day, Showcase

On November 19, boys indoor track and field began their first full week of training for the 2018-2019 winter season. Last year’s 2018 3A State Champions are looking to repeat, with runners coming off winning the cross country CMC Championship and  a second place finish in the cross country 3A State Champio...

#LanceroftheWeek: Carter Holsinger jumps over the competition

#LanceroftheWeek: Carter Holsinger jumps over the competition

by Ethan Hart, Editor

July 16, 2018


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Spring 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 ...

Holsinger, Gallagher, and Davies win big at state track meet: Photo of the day 5/25/18

Holsinger, Gallagher, and Davies win big at state track meet: Photo of the day 5/25/18

by Ethan Hart, Editor

May 29, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day

On May 25th and May 26th, the Linganore Track and Field team competed at the MPSSAA Class 3A State Championship. Both the boy’s and girl’s team sent participants to the meet. The boy’s team placed 5th overall in the meet, with a score of 42.5. The girl’s team placed 10th overall with a sco...

News for April 9, 2018

by Lancer Media

April 9, 2018


Filed under Daily Announcements

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...

Indoor track team victorious at Terry Baker Invitational: Photo of the Day 12/10/17

Indoor track team victorious at Terry Baker Invitational: Photo of the Day 12/10/17

by Emily Webb, Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day

On December 9, the boy's and girl's indoor track team competed at the Terry Baker Invitational at Hagerstown Community College.  The boy's team came in first place overall, and the girl's team placed tenth. This meet was the first of the indoor track season and had athletes competing from 19 differe...

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