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Battle on deadmat: Linganore cheer’s path to 12 county wins

Battle on deadmat: Linganore cheer's path to 12 county wins

by Alaina Burger, Reporter

October 23, 2019

“Hit, pull! Hit, hit, hit!”  The screams of the audience determined the energy of the room: competitive, yet filled with the creativity and talent of 7 hard-working Frederick County cheerleading teams. The Linganore cheerleaders were determined to carry on their 12-year legacy. On October...

Varsity cheer performs their way to the Grand Champion title: Photo of the Day 10/16/19

Varsity celebrates their first place win.

by Grace Gaydosh, Editor-in-Chief

October 16, 2019

On October 14, Varsity cheer received first place and the title of Grand Champion at the Westminster Invitational. They received a 3-point deduction in a flip that the judges thought released too early as well as a .25 deduction for a bobble. Varsity went home with a final score of 119.95. JV also took home a first place trophy with a final score of 108.6--.15 points le...

What happens when you mix competitive cheer and high school cheer? You get the super team

Linganore Varsity cheer competes at a recent competition.

by Julie Walker and Kat Taylor

January 24, 2019

Recently, there has been an increasing number of cheerleaders competing on both high school level teams and competitive teams, causing a new level of rivalry in the world of high school cheer. The question is, what skills do competitive cheerleaders bring to the table that someone wouldn't achieve on...

News for November 12

by Lancer Media

November 12, 2018

The Linganore Lancer Marching Band performed for Veterans Day ceremonies in Washington, DC this weekend. It was an honor for the band to pay tribute to our U.S. military veterans on this 100th anniversary of the armistice that ended World War 1. Do you want to be part of the indoor track and field team? A bri...

Sierra Bennett wins Maryland public schools state cheerleading scholarship: Photo of the Day 2/21/18

Sierra Bennett displays her scholarship certificate.

by Tymira Davis, Reporter

February 22, 2018

On February 8, at the county cheerleading competition, the Linganore varsity team won second place. For varsity cheer captain, Sierra Bennett, this was her last high school competition.  However, there was a surprise waiting for her. On the bus back home from Urbana High School where the competition...

Third time’s a charm as cheer works to capture state title

Varsity cheer on sideline cheering football in the game against Middletown.

by Grace Brooks, Editor

October 30, 2017

Varsity cheer has experienced the pain and devastation of losing states by .5 for two years in a row. They perform through the exhaustion to hit every stunt, jump, and tumble and seem to come up short. This year, the ladies are going for the gold and are compromising nothing to get it. At states in 2016, the la...

News for October 26, 2016

by Lancer Media

October 27, 2016

Seniors: Your yearbook senior write up and senior superlative voting forms are due to Mrs. Bozzonetti by Friday, October 28th.  Please pick up a form, if you need one, outside of room A206. Any student interested in joining the Backpacking Club can meet in Mr. Dye's room D113 on Club “B” days. ...

Seniors win spirit stick in fall pep rally: Photo of the day 10/7/2016

Linganore color guard performs

by Beau Cameron, Editor

October 9, 2016

On October 7th, Linganore had its first pep rally to celebrate fall sports and academic teams and to celebrate the culmination of spirit week. Jeremy Brown, LHS work study coordinator and advisor to the SGA, recognized fall sports teams, including JV football, field hockey, soccer, and more. The ...

Class of 2016: “Cheers” to 33 days left of school

(From left to right) Seniors Kayla Harner, Aubrey Naill, Mariah Strawley, Bri Fay, Lauren Stutz, Kayla Sheehy, Karly Johnson, and Elena Guardia pose with a beloved cheer bow.

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-in-Chief

April 6, 2016

"Determined to achieve, seniors we believe!" Read more about the LHS Cheerleading teams. With just 33 days of school left, the cheerleaders have twisted, tucked, and tumbled on the Linganore field and gym for the last time. Seniors Kayla Sheehy, Bri Fay, Elena Guardia, Kayla Harner, Lauren Stutz, Au...

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