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Varsity softball pitches their way into the post season: stopped by loss to Westminster

Varsity softball pitches their way into the post season: stopped by loss to Westminster

by Julie Walker, Reporter

May 25, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring 2018

The 2017-2018 season was more than successful for the  Lancers varsity softball team. They ended their regular season with a 14-2 record and amazing stats; although they lost in the post season.  The Lancers only lost to Walkersville High School and Governor Thomas Johnson High School in the regular...

Class of 2018: Seniors celebrate ONE last day as Lancers

Class of 2018: Seniors celebrate ONE last day as Lancers

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

May 22, 2018


Filed under Senior Countdown 2018, Showcase

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 is the last school day for the class of 2018. Seniors celebrated the end of the school year at the annual senior picnic on May 17, in the cafeteria. They ate lunch, sponsored by the PTSA and Sports Boosters, and received their yearbooks. It has been a good year for the Class...

Senior Countdown 2018: Lancer softball swings into 10 days!

Senior Countdown 2018: Lancer softball swings into 10 days!

by Ashley Martin, Reporter

May 10, 2018


Filed under Senior Countdown 2018

Class of 2018 has only 10 days left. The Lancer softball team is almost done their season with an updated record of 14-3. On May 8, the central Maryland conference took place at Hood College, and our Linganore Lancers took on the Catoctin Cougars. Although they put up a good fight, our lady Lancers...

Class of 2018: Field hockey seniors stick it out for 11 more days

Class of 2018: Field hockey seniors stick it out for 11 more days

by Allison King, Reporter

May 8, 2018


Filed under Senior Countdown 2018, Showcase

Field hockey seniors put two sticks up to symbolize the senior's 11 days left of school! The varsity field hockey team finished off their 2017-2018 season with a 9-7 record. Captains Anna Smarrelli and Allison King were both named First Team players on the Fredrick County All-Star team; Smarrelli...

Class of 2018: Mr. Linganore contestants are ex(XL)tra excited to have 20 days left

Class of 2018: Mr. Linganore contestants are ex(XL)tra excited to have 20 days left

by Allison King, Reporter

April 25, 2018


Filed under Class of 2015 Countdown, Senior Countdown 2018, Showcase

Mr. Linganore XXL contestants smile for the camera and show their excitement to have 20 days left of school! This year's Mr. Linganore competition was a hit. Lots of preparation, hard work and dedication went into planning this event. The show's co-hosts, Mr. Jeremy Brown and Mrs. Natalie Rebetsky,...

Class of 2018: With 25 days left, these senior cheerleaders P-U-M-P ´d for graduation

Class of 2018: With 25 days left, these senior cheerleaders P-U-M-P ´d for graduation

by Catie Jo Tansey, Reporter

April 18, 2018


Filed under Senior Countdown 2018, Showcase

With 25 days left in their school year, senior cheerleaders are reminiscing over their time at LHS and their time on the cheerleading teams. These girls were crucial to becoming the first Frederick county cheerleading team to win states. Sierra Bennett, four time varsity cheerleader and two time varsi...

‘Neutral’ playoff game leaves fans frustrated: Photo of the Day 3/2/18

‘Neutral’ playoff game leaves fans frustrated: Photo of the Day 3/2/18

by Allison King, Reporter

March 2, 2018


Filed under Photo of the Day

On March 1, the Lady Lancers and the Frederick Cadets faced off in an intense playoff game at Hood College's BB&T Arena. Originally intended to be played at Linganore High School because LHS had the first seed, leadership chose the BB&T Arena instead to make a more neutral contest. The game was closed to ...

With the help of a little pixie dust, Joel Tate hopes to win Mr. Linganore

With the help of a little pixie dust, Joel Tate hopes to win Mr. Linganore

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

February 26, 2018


Filed under Mr. Linganore 2018, Showcase

One of the eight contestants, Joel Tate will be portraying Walt Disney. His escort and dance partner is Allison King. His manager is Katie Constantine. “I think Walt Disney portrays a sense of imagination that we should all have an opportunity to portray,” said Tate. Tate is excited for t...

Rebounding from injury, Cailyn Barthlow commits to Hood College for softball

Rebounding from injury, Cailyn Barthlow commits to Hood College for softball

by Emily Webb, Reporter

November 9, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Showcase, Signing Day 2017

On November 8th, Cailyn Barthlow officially signed the National Letter of Intent to play softball at Hood College in Maryland. During her four years at Linganore, she has played varsity volleyball, basketball, and softball. In addition to playing on multiple high school teams, she is also a membe...

How mighty is the SAT?

How mighty is the SAT?

by Emily Reed, Co-editor-in-chief

October 26, 2017


Filed under Opinion

A few years ago, whether students liked it or not, the Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) was a huge part of their future. Seniors busied themselves applying to colleges and taking the SAT for the last time before they applied. Now, some seniors are choosing not to take the SAT because the schools they ar...

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