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#SigningDay2020: Payton Smith joins golf team at University of Lynchburg

Payton and her parents celebrate her committment to Lynchburg University.

by Yesenia Montenegro and Lily Caton

February 10, 2020

Payton Smith has hit a hole-in-one by having the combined fortune of a supportive golf coach and father, encouraging male teammates, and, now, the opportunity to continue her career to play at the University of Lynchburg.  On February 5, Linganore held its spring Signing Day ceremony, where Smith, and eight other...

Varsity loses State title in four-hole playoff: Photo of the Day 11/6/19

Senior Vince Booth practices hitting moments before start of the Maryland State Golf Tournament

by Dane Shaw, Reporter

November 7, 2019

On October 29, Vince Booth, Payton Smith, Austin May, and Ethan Crabb went to the University of Maryland-College Park Golf Course to compete in the Maryland 2A/1A State Tournament. The tournament was a two-day ordeal, finalizing on Monday November 4. After day one of the tournament the team was ...

Fore! Blockinger swings toward a golf pro future

Andrew plays at The Links at Lighthouse sound golf course.

by Erica Blockinger, Reporter

October 29, 2019

When someone says “Golf Pro,” they probably are referencing stars like Tiger Woods, Arnold Palmer, or Phil Mickelson. I think of my brother Andrew Blockinger. The assistant pro at Musket Ridge in Middletown, Andrew has learned the in’s and out’s of the golf industry and is finishing his degree in ...

Vince Booth swings his way to states

Vince Booth finished the 2019 season with 5.8 handicap.

by Dane Shaw, Reporter

October 28, 2019

Member of the class of 2020, Vince Booth is a multi-sport student athlete. Vince golfs, swims, plays the guitar and is involved with extracurricular activities.  During the fall semester,Vince practices after school at PB Dye Golf Club where he works on perfecting his swing. Vince struggles to keep up with hi...

Rachel McCoy’s Lancers of 2018

Top 10 lancers of 2018.

by Rachel McCoy, Reporter

December 19, 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...

News for October 2

by Lancer Media

October 2, 2018

Are you interested in science or engineering? Would you like to make over $3,000 in eight weeks next summer? The Science and Engineering Apprenticeship Program (SEAP) is now accepting applications for their summer internships.  Applications are due October 31. Stop by C103 or see the link below for detai...

News for September 14 2018

by Lancer Media

September 14, 2018

There were technical issue with some of the supplements and are reprinting them. If you did not get one we will redistribute at a later date Underclassmen yearbook pictures are September 20th and 21st. If you are interested in purchasing school portraits, make sure to bring your picture form. Sen...

Lancer of the Week: Drew Twillman “drives” his way to success

Twillman stands with his plaque after winning the CMC championship.

by Tommy Moyer, Reporter

November 29, 2017

“Bingo!” That is what golfers Charlie Rasmussen, Vince Booth, and Drew Twillman say to each other after they hit a good shot. “I say 'Bingo' a lot when Drew is playing,” Rasmussen said. Twillman’s achievements in golf are lengthy. In his junior year, he won the CMC championship ...

Lancer of the Week: McFadden takes a swing at high school golf

Lancer of the Week: McFadden takes a swing at high school golf

by Jacob Bolger, Editor

October 27, 2017

A member of the Class of 2019, Ryan McFadden, is an exceptional student athlete. He is one of the best golfers at Linganore and among the best in the state of Maryland. McFadden has been playing golf since 2011 and was introduced to the sport by his two older brothers, Kyle and Austin. He says both ...

Golf has a long drive fore Counties

Charlie Rasmussen perfecting his swing.

by Grace Brooks, Editor

September 29, 2017

The golf team, coached by Ed Coyle, is a rising phenomenon. Last year the team won the district tournament which qualified them for states.The golf team also had the best record in the county last season. They are headed for a repeat, at 8-1 this year. The success of the team last year sparked an in...

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