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Girls basketball falls short in a hard fought battle against Saint James: Photo of the day 2/18/2020

Linganore goes up for the basket against Saint James.

by Grace Coccagna, Reporter

February 20, 2020

On February 18, the Girls varsity basketball game ended in a close loss to Saint James after a hard fought battle. The girls fell short with a final score of 55-49. As the game started, there was a clear height advantage on the Saint James side with a number of players surpassing six feet. The Sai...

Girls basketball celebrates seniors with win over North Hagerstown: Photo of the Day 1/30/20

Hannah Ratchford, Amanda Lindsay, Taylor Ferguson, and Sarah Curley are recognized by Coach Rachel Easterday on senior night.

by Braden Weinel, Editor-in-Chief

February 3, 2020

Senior night is a momentous event for all student athletes. It’s a mix of emotions for the players, coaches, and family members of the soon-to-be graduates. For the girls basketball team, there are four seniors who have contributed to this well-known program. Guards, Hannah Ratchford and Taylor Fer...

News for February 14

by Lancer Media

February 14, 2019

Last night our Boys Basketball Team defeated the Middletown Knights 63-57 with a record of 14-4 in the regular season. A big game will be on Friday night as they take on TJ. The winner will advance to the CMC Championship game at Hood next Tuesday night. The girls basketball team came short 54-42...

News for January 24

by Lancer Media

January 24, 2019

Until the end of this week Linganore will be holding a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. If you have any spare change you would like to donate your prep teacher will have an envelope to collect all donations. Tonight the girls basketball teams will be playing against Oakdale at Oakdale....

News for February 16th, 2018

by Lancer Media

February 20, 2018

As a part of the Lancer Lecture series, Amelia Draper, who is a meteorologist with NBC News 4, is coming to Linganore on Wednesday, February 28th. Sign-ups will be in the cafeteria through today. Next week is the beginning of the National FFA spirit week. Each day will have a different theme. If you...

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

Lancers give it their all against Walt Witman.

by Renata Farrell, Reporter

January 2, 2018

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...

News for November 13, 2017

November 13, 2017

  Are you interested in taking part in the creation of Frederick County Public School policies? It’s time to nominate the Student Member of the Board of Education. All you have to do is log on to the link below or see Mr. Brown or Mr. Burch for a packet that outlines the process for applyi...

Wishful thinking: Boys and girls sports should play on different days

Crowd size differs between boys and girls basketball games.

by Tommy Moyer, Reporter

September 29, 2017

It isn't fair that no one on the girls basketball team got to see class of 2018 member Rafael Rios's winning half court shot against Urbana in his freshman year or that the boys team didn't get to see the girls basketball team win on free throws in the final seconds against Oakdale last year. The same hol...

Welcome Class of 2021: Lancer Sports Overview

Sports at Linganore!

by Ethan Hart, Christian Nolan, and Matthew Gelhard

June 6, 2017

Varsity Football 2016-2017 record: 7-4 Head coach: Richard Conner Season Highlights: Went as far as the second round of the playoffs, losing to Damascus. Key wins include defeating Middletown and Urbana. Prediction: With a young team and so many injuries, varsity football is bound to make ...

News for June 5th, 2017

by Lancer Media

June 5, 2017

Attention students enrolled in AP Literature and AP Composition for the upcoming 2017/2018 school year:  Please stop by Mrs. Newcomb's room C222 to pick up helpful information about the course before you leave for summer break. Extra yearbooks are still on sale in room A206. The price is $80 cas...

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