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Girls basketball bounces back from first half of season

Girls basketball bounces back from first half of season

by Grace Brooks and Nicole Escalante

January 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Girls varsity basketball is heading into the second half of their season with a record of 9-3, with losses to Frederick and McDonogh. The first half of the season has caused the team to reflect. The team took the beginning half of the season to blend each player’s personal skills and talents together to make a more cohesive group. Every playe...

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...

Lancer of the Week: Olivia Weinel is the Queen of the court

Lancer of the Week: Olivia Weinel is the Queen of the court

by Kaycee Morris, Editor

December 5, 2017


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Fall 2017, Showcase

Olivia Weinel, member of Class of 2018, is an outstanding athlete and student. Weinel plays for the varsity basketball team, has a 3.9 GPA, and was crowned 2017 Homecoming Queen. Weinel has been playing basketball for eight years. She played for the Germantown Lady Panthers club team for one year,...

Winter sports teams get pictures taken: Photo of the Day 11/28/17

Winter sports teams get pictures taken: Photo of the Day 11/28/17

by Yesenia Montenegro, Reporter

November 29, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On November 27, the Winter athletic teams got their team and individual pictures taken by yearbook company, Herf Jones. Each team was assigned a different time slot to get their pictures taken. Every team takes a group picture, and every member of the team also gets individual portraits. Students ...

A tough battle and a loss to Frederick for Lancer ladies: Photo of the Day 2/14/17

A tough battle and a loss to Frederick for Lancer ladies:  Photo of the Day 2/14/17

by Grace Brooks, Reporter

February 14, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On February 14, the basketball program did not get a Valentine on the court.  Linganore varsity girls were stumped by the Frederick Cadets. The girls fought incredibly hard and never lost an ounce of their effort. The close game ended in Frederick’s favor with the final score 52-40. “I’m incr...

Varsity girls prep for their battle against the Cadets

Varsity girls prep for their battle against the Cadets

by Grace Brooks, Reporter

February 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring 2017

The Cadets foiled the Lancers in January 50-38. The girls' varsity basketball team will be facing off against the Frederick Cadets for the second time this regular season on Valentine’s Day on our home court. Our girls have been training vigorously to prep for this momentous game. MaxPreps predicts Frederick will win the Maryland Class 3A High School playoffs and they rank number one in the county ...

Girls varsity basketball continues their march toward victory: Photo of the Day 2/10/17

Girls varsity basketball continues their march toward victory: Photo of the Day 2/10/17

by Katie Lehman and Grace Brooks

February 10, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Spring 2017

On February 9, the girls varsity basketball team continued their winning streak, beating Urbana High School with a score of 62 - 46. The first quarter of the game resulted in the score being 14 - 8, with Linganore leading. During the quarter Caroline Ward hit a 3 pointer, and so did Fiona Rowan....

Girls Varsity Basketball team defeats Oakdale: Photo of the Day 1/4/17

Girls Varsity Basketball team defeats Oakdale: Photo of the Day 1/4/17

by Bridget Murphy, Editor

January 4, 2017


Filed under Fall 2016, Photo of the Day, Showcase

The Girls Varsity Basketball team won their game over Oakdale High School with the final score of 54-30. The Lady Lancers were in the lead throughout the entire game, starting the second half with a score of 31-15. This 2016-2017 season the team has an impressive record of eight wins and only one...

Class of 2016: Girls basketball makes a fast break toward graduation – 5 days

Class of 2016: Girls basketball makes a fast break toward graduation – 5 days

by Olivia DuBro, Editor-In-Chief

May 18, 2016


Filed under Class of 2016 Countdown, Showcase

Seniors Tanner Ridgely, Karly Johnson, and Sarah Roerty are crossing over from 'ball is life' to 'this is real life' as they journey into a world outside of high school. Johnson is dribbling toward Towson University to major in nursing. She says she will miss joking around with her coach, Rachel E...

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