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Freshman runners propel girl’s track and field team to place 7th in the Maryland 3A State Championship

Freshman runners propel girl’s track and field team to place 7th in the Maryland 3A State Championship

by Elizabeth Rajnik, Reporter

June 14, 2019

On May 24 and 25, the girls track and field team competed at the Maryland 3A State Championship at Morgan State University. The two day meet proved to be very successful for the Lady Lancers as they placed 7th out of 45 teams with 36 points, the best result they’ve had in many years. Frederick Hig...

Boys and girls track swamp the competition at the Gator Invitational: Photo of the Day 5/1/19

Boys and girls track swamp the competition at the Gator Invitational: Photo of the Day 5/1/19

by Elizabeth Rajnik, Reporter

May 1, 2019

On Saturday April 27, the boys and girls track and field teams competed at the Gator Invitational held at Reservoir High School in Columbia, MD. Despite the windy and chilly weather conditions, the boys team managed to place second in the meet with 50 points, coming right behind Huntingtown High Scho...

Poor track conditions don’t stop boys track team from dominating regional meet: Photo of The Day 2/8/19

Poor track conditions don’t stop boys track team from dominating regional meet: Photo of The Day 2/8/19

by Bailey Spore and Elizabeth Rajnik

February 8, 2019

On February 7, the Maryland 3A West Regional Championship for indoor track and field was held at the 5th Regiment Armory in Baltimore. The Armory, a track often criticized by athletes, made the Regional Championship much more difficult for the competing athletes. Despite the handicap, boys won the meet and...

David Bly brings the pole vault team to new heights

David Bly brings the pole vault team to new heights

by Ethan Hart and Carter Holsinger

January 24, 2019

After 28 years of experience with pole vault, Linganore pole vault coach David Bly is just getting started. Bly, who has coached the pole vault team since 2017, has been a catalyst for a program that previously had not had much success. Since his takeover, Bly and his jumpers have become the backb...

Boys indoor track and field place second at counties; girls place fourth

Boys indoor track and field place second at counties; girls place fourth

by Braden Weinel, Reporter

January 22, 2019

On January 18, The Frederick County indoor track and field championships were held at Hagerstown Community College. The boys team placed second overall, just behind the first place Oakdale Bears. Joey Felton, Carter Holsinger, Colby Bannon, and Michael Belmaggio all dominated in their events to push the Lancers' score higher and higher. Felton placed first...

Give the gift of life for an endangered animal

Give the gift of life for an endangered animal

by Grace Gaydosh, Managing Editor

December 18, 2018

On December 7, senior Emily Sedgwick presented a PowerPoint  on adopting an endangered animal in Mrs. Samira Diggs' AP Psych class. Sedgwick was inspired to take action after learning these animals are close to extinction. According to Psychology Today, humans have an unconscious connection wi...

#LanceroftheWeek: Myah Davies goes to great heights to claim the State Champion title in pole vaulting

#LanceroftheWeek: Myah Davies goes to great heights to claim the State Champion title in pole vaulting

by Sammie Hoefs, Reporter

August 27, 2018

Myah Davies, sophomore, is a part of the Linganore girls soccer and the spring track and field team. She participates in pole vaulting, 4x100 relay, 100 meter dash, long jump, and triple jump. When heading into states she was nervous because she knew the competition was high, but she won the State...

Holsinger, Gallagher, and Davies win big at state track meet: Photo of the day 5/25/18

Holsinger, Gallagher, and Davies win big at state track meet: Photo of the day 5/25/18

by Ethan Hart, Editor

May 29, 2018

On May 25th and May 26th, the Linganore Track and Field team competed at the MPSSAA Class 3A State Championship. Both the boy’s and girl’s team sent participants to the meet. The boy’s team placed 5th overall in the meet, with a score of 42.5. The girl’s team placed 10th overall with a sco...

News for April 9, 2018

by Lancer Media

April 9, 2018

The second round of shadows for the Career and Technology Center will start soon.  Please see Mrs. Ingraham to Student Services to sign up and get a permission slip. The follow programs are open: Advanced Floral Design, Agricultural Business, Auto Body, Carpentry, Culinary Arts, Electricity, HVAC/Plumbin...

Ally’s Duda’s picks: 10 gifts to buy your girlfriend this holiday season

Ally’s Duda’s picks: 10 gifts to buy your girlfriend this holiday season

by Allyson Duda, Reporter

December 18, 2017

Shopping for a girlfriend can be difficult, no matter her personality, but with any one of these gifts she is guaranteed to love what you get her. Fuzzy Blankets - Girls dragging their blankets instead of a coat to school is more likely than not these days, so the blankets get torn up after a while...

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