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Boys soccer triumphant over Titans in their first-round playoff game

Boys soccer triumphant over Titans in their first-round playoff game

by William Quansah, Reporter

October 30, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Showcase, Sports

On October 26 boys soccer began their postseason with a first round playoff game at home against Tuscarora High School. For the playoffs Linganore is ranked the number 4 seed in the 3A West region while Tuscarora is ranked number 5. In their previous meeting in regular season the two tied in a tight encounter courtesy of a goal from midfielder Jonathan Pringle and and an unfortunate own goal from Captain Christian Nolan bringing the ...

Journalism Fantasy Football: Team Nolan beats Byrd Week 5

Journalism Fantasy Football: Team Nolan beats Byrd Week 5

by Christian Nolan and Jason Byrd

October 9, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

Week 5 was all Team Nolan's week, blowing out Team Byrd 198.3-145.4. With this big win, Team Nolan sits at 3-2, and hopes to continue the winning streak this upcoming week. If he is to win Week 6, the momentum will be on his side. The main reason why Team Nolan has the highest points in Journalism histor...

Journalism Fantasy Football: Nolan and Byrd remain tied after Weeks 3 and 4

Journalism Fantasy Football: Nolan and Byrd remain tied after Weeks 3 and 4

by Christian Nolan and Jason Byrd

October 2, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

Week 3 and 4 leaves 1v1 Fantasy Football in overtime, wondering who is going to take the lead these next few weeks. After Week 3, Team Nolan took a clutch 127.4-121.7 point win. After sitting with a 2-1 record lead for a week, Team Byrd stole Week 4 with his own clutch performance winning 161.5-157.1...

Boys varsity soccer scores first goals of season: Photo of The Day 9/26/18

Boys varsity soccer scores first goals of season: Photo of The Day 9/26/18

by Erich Miller, Reporter

September 26, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Photo of the Day

On September 25 the varsity boys soccer team took on the Oakdale Bears. Varsity came into the game on a 5 game losing streak, not scoring a goal all season. They were just hoping to get that one goal to carry momentum for the rest of the season. The game started out slow as the ball was batted back...

No sweat: Gym should not be required for athletes

No sweat:  Gym should not be required for athletes

by Emily Webb, Editor

September 24, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Opinion, Showcase

Amidst all of the excitement of the new school year, one thing has not changed -- gym class. For decades, students have replaced school clothes with running shoes and braved a semester of enforced physical activity. From haphazard volleyball games to the dreaded PACER Test, gym class is familiar to all...

Journalism Fantasy Football face-off

Journalism Fantasy Football face-off

by Christian Nolan and Jason Byrd

September 20, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

The NFL football season has 13 more weeks to go. It just begun and along with it, Fantasy Football. Two sports editors decided to go head-to-head in a Fantasy Football contest to see who is the best at drafting key players. Only time will tell to see who gets bragging rights. Christian Nolan´s tea...

Boys varsity soccer lose to Lions, but the season has just begun

Boys varsity soccer lose to Lions, but the season has just begun

by Christian Nolan, Sports Editor

September 12, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

On a cold Tuesday night, boys varsity soccer took on their second regular season game at the Walkersville Lions home field. Just 30 seconds into the game the Lions took the lead with an easy goal that shook the Lancers and got them off their game. At the end of the half the Lancers were down 3-0 and...

Lancers boys basketball surges past Tuscarora: Photo of the day 2/10/18

Lancers boys basketball surges past Tuscarora: Photo of the day 2/10/18

by Ethan Hart, Editor

February 10, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day

The boys varsity basketball team powered past the Tuscarora Titans with a 53-48 win at Tuscarora on Friday night. The Lancers were led throughout by point guard Nicholas Lang, who notched 28 points with 3 rebounds and 3 assists. Christian Nolan added 7 points and 4 rebounds, and Sean Lang scored 6 ...

Linganore Basketball at the Governor’s Challenge: Photo of the day 1/2/18

Linganore Basketball at the Governor’s Challenge: Photo of the day 1/2/18

by Renata Farrell, Reporter

January 2, 2018


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day, Showcase

Over winter break, the boys and girls basketball teams went to the Governor's Challenge (@GovChallenge) near Salisbury. The boys won both of their games and their bracket. The boys played well in both of their games. Christian Nolan, a member of the boys team said, "Obviously, there are things to work on, b...

Boys’ varsity basketball squeezes past Oakdale Bears: Photo of the Day 12/19/17

Boys’ varsity basketball squeezes past Oakdale Bears: Photo of the Day 12/19/17

by Jacob Bolger, Editor

December 20, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On December 19, the Boys' Varsity Basketball team took on the Oakdale Bears in one of the most highly anticipated games of the season. LHS edged out 69-65,  and the team played incredibly well. Throughout the entire game, the team fought hard and played with unity, and although the Bears were of...

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