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Indoor track and field participates in their first meet

Indoor track and field participates in their first meet

by Ethan Hart and Carson Buck

December 10, 2018


Filed under Sports

On Saturday, December 8, the indoor track and field team participated in the Terry Baker Invitational at Hagerstown Community College. The boys placed 11th out of 18 participating teams, despite not sending all of their varsity athletes. The girls placed 8th out of 16 participating teams. Boys R...

News for December 3

by Lancer Media

December 3, 2018


Filed under Daily Announcements, Fall 2018

Members of the Science National Honor Society are reminded that their membership applications are due today to Mr. Sunkel in Room A139. Congratulations to Khelsa Connolly and Megan Martin who won the 2nd place in Creative use of Materials in the Rethink Recycle Competition at the Department of Envi...

Cross Country boys and girls place high in Frederick County Championships

Cross Country boys and girls place high in Frederick County Championships

by Emily Webb, Editor

October 29, 2018


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

On October 25, the cross country teams competed in the Frederick County Championships held at Governor Thomas Johnson High School. The 5K race was the second out of four championship races. The girls team placed 4th and the boys team placed 2nd. The girls did well, having three of their seven vars...

The halfway mark is time for reflection and anticipation

The halfway mark is time for reflection and anticipation

by Emily Webb, Reporter

January 28, 2018


Filed under Features

With Semester 1 coming to a close, students were both excited and reflective. What was your favorite class this semester? Byrd: “I enjoyed journalism because it wasn’t stressful and it was a nice break from my other classes.” Class of 2020 member Ave Boghossian-James said, “I liked spo...

Top 10 indoor track runners this season

Top 10 indoor track runners this season

by Emily Webb and Rachel Hall

January 24, 2018


Filed under Fall 2017, Showcase, Sports

It's just running. . . Running is a physically, technically, and mentally tasking sport and it takes athletes months to build the stamina and speed required for competition.  The track team is strong, but here are some standouts this indoor season. Ani Boghossian-James:  55 Meter dash, 55 Meter hurdles, 4x200 Meter relay ...

Lancer cross country teams dominate at county meet: Photo of the Day 10/27/17

Lancer cross country teams dominate at county meet: Photo of the Day 10/27/17

by Emily Webb, Reporter

October 27, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day

On October 26, the girls and boys cross country teams competed at the Frederick County Championship Meet at Brunswick High School.  The boys' team placed first, and the girls' team placed sixth overall. Michael Belmaggio placed second overall with a time of 16:07, five seconds behind his rival from Ur...

Lancer of the Week: Khelsa Connolly puts her feet first

Lancer of the Week: Khelsa Connolly puts her feet first

by Beau Cameron, Co-Editor in chief

October 23, 2017


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase

Khelsa Connolly is a star member of the varsity girls cross country and track and field teams. She has been a varsity runner throughout her entire high school career and will continue throughout her senior year. Connolly specializes in the 3 mile (record: 20:38), 800 meter (record: 2:45), and 5,000...

Girls cross country races at the Rebel Invitational: Photo of the Day 9/9/17

Girls cross country races at the Rebel Invitational: Photo of the Day 9/9/17

by Emily Webb, Reporter

September 9, 2017


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase

On September 9, the girls cross country team attended the 3rd Annual Rebel Invitational held at South Hagerstown High School. Although the 3.1 mile course was filled with many difficult twists, turns, and hills, the team proved their practice has been paying off, placing 8th out of 24 schools. Th...

Hannah Lemen, a friendly face and an amazing athlete

Hannah Lemen, a friendly face and an amazing athlete

by Kelsey Ward, Reporter

November 11, 2016


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Fall 2016, Showcase

Hannah Lemen: teachers think of her as a hardworking student; friends think of her as a reliable companion; and teammates think of her as a positive role model. However, she is most recognizable by the contagious smile that is constantly spread wide across her face.  Class of 2018 member, Lem...

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