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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


Filed under Photo of the Day, Showcase, Sports, Spring 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


Filed under Features, Showcase, Sports

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


Filed under Fall 2018, Sports

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


Filed under Features, Showcase

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


Filed under #Lancer of the Week, Showcase, Spring 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


Filed under Photo of the Day

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


Filed under Daily Announcements

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


Filed under Fall 2017, Showcase, Top 10 of 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...

Indoor track team victorious at Terry Baker Invitational: Photo of the Day 12/10/17

Indoor track team victorious at Terry Baker Invitational: Photo of the Day 12/10/17

by Emily Webb, Reporter

December 14, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Photo of the Day

On December 9, the boy's and girl's indoor track team competed at the Terry Baker Invitational at Hagerstown Community College.  The boy's team came in first place overall, and the girl's team placed tenth. This meet was the first of the indoor track season and had athletes competing from 19 differe...

Feet first: Girls soccer on winning streak

Feet first:  Girls soccer on winning streak

by Emily Webb, Reporter

September 29, 2017


Filed under Fall 2017, Showcase, Sports

The girls Varsity and JV soccer teams have kicked off the fall season with an outstanding start. Although they are only midway through the season, the girls are already proving to be a major threat to opposing teams. Varsity The Varsity team has played 11 games, all of which they have either won or t...

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