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Jack Sears & Carson Buck predict the 2020 NFL Playoffs

Jack Sears & Carson Buck predict the 2020 NFL Playoffs

by Carson Buck and Jack Sears

January 10, 2020

Divisional playoffs begin Saturday, January 11, and we are sure this will be a great weekend for watching football.  Here are our predictions for the playoffs. Vikings V.S. 49ers, Sat Jan. 11th, 4:15pm on NBC Our Pick: 49ers   The 10-6 Vikings coming off an emotional victory against the Saints, head in...

Alumni in the “news”– Evans siblings live their dream jobs in journalism

Brooke and Jace Evans make it big in difficult journalism field.

by Braden Weinel, Editor

May 9, 2019

Former journalism student and 2010 graduate Jace Evans once wrote sports articles for The Lance. He now predicts professional sporting games for the whole world to see. His younger sister, Brooke, who graduated in 2013, is now a TV news producer for WBOC in Salisbury, Maryland. The Evans siblings be...

AAF: the most exciting league you’ve never heard of

AAF: the most exciting league you've never heard of

by Erich Miller, Reporter

February 28, 2019

Sad that the NFL season is over? Then you haven't heard of the new football league that is taking the world by storm. The Alliance of American Football league, or AAF, kicked of its inaugural season in 2019.  The league consists of eight teams competing in a ten-game regular season. The playoffs in ...

Journalism Fantasy Football: Nolan and Byrd remain tied after Weeks 3 and 4

Journalism Fantasy Football: Nolan and Byrd remain tied after Weeks 3 and 4

by Christian Nolan and Jason Byrd

October 2, 2018

Week 3 and 4 leaves 1v1 Fantasy Football in overtime, wondering who is going to take the lead these next few weeks. After Week 3, Team Nolan took a clutch 127.4-121.7 point win. After sitting with a 2-1 record lead for a week, Team Byrd stole Week 4 with his own clutch performance winning 161.5-157.1...

Nike’s “Dream Crazy” ad featuring Kaepernick receives backlash, but proves a good business move

Colin Kaepernick is the man under fire in Nike’s new ad.

by William Quansah and Erich Miller

September 24, 2018

Nike, the worldwide leader in the sports industry, has been under fire for their recent ad “Dream Crazy,” celebrating the 30 year anniversary of their “Just Do It” campaign. The ad is narrated by professional football player Colin Kaepernick. Kaepernick tells the stories of athletic giant...

News September 12

by Lancer Media

September 12, 2018

The Center for Women in Technology (CWIT) at UMBC is pleased to invite high-achieving high school girls who are interested in pursuing computing and engineering majors to campus for a couple of events this fall. Many programs are available to sign up for, including the Cyber 101 Program for interest ...

News for September 11 2018

by Lancer Media

September 11, 2018

Check out the Greek Fall Festival at St. Peter and Paul Church September sixth through the eleventh. This Festival celebrates Greek customs, food, and culture. Come and experience authentic Greek cuisine, live music, and traditional dance performances by the Dance Troupe. Go vote for the Poll of the Week on the jour...

Super or not so super? The best and worst of Super Bowl LII’s commercials

A clip of Eli Manning and Odell Beckham, Jr. from the NFL Dirty Dancing commercial.

by Elizabeth Anderson, Editor

February 6, 2018

Statistics say that 103 million people across the United States watched the 52nd NFL Super Bowl on February 4th. But how many of us were just there for the commercials? As someone who identifies with the latter (sorry, football fans), stellar commercials are a must for those nearly four hours of game t...

Distinguished Graduates 2017: Chris Rich ’06 honored in Public Service

Distinguished Graduates 2017: Chris Rich '06 honored in Public Service

by Kelsey Ward, Editor

November 30, 2017

Chris Rich, a 2006 Linganore graduate, is the 2017 Distinguished Graduate honoree in Public Service. Rich was a four sport athlete while in high school, including football, basketball, track and field and tennis. His love for sports has helped to shape his career working with the Fellowship of C...

Top 10 of 2016: Major sports events to remember

Top 10 of 2016: Major sports events to remember

by Kennedi Ambush, Editor

December 19, 2016

It was a remarkable year for sports, including the Rio Olympics, a record-breaking World Series, and a March Madness ending with Villanova upsetting the national favorites. Here's a view of 2016 in sports. 10. Kentucky Derby  The 142nd Derby was held on May 7, in Louisville, Kentucky at Churchill Downs. This year th...

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