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Jake Santis builds highest tower at Mr. LHS gumdrop tower lunch competition

by Yesenia Montenegro and Lindsey Russo

March 19, 2019

Before every Mr. Linganore show, contestants participate in three competitions during lunch. Competitions include cake decorating during the first lunch shift, writing sweetheart letters during second, and building gumdrop towers during third lunch. During third lunch shift, contestants received two bags of gumdr...

Price takes the cake with his magical Houdini display

Price takes the cake with his magical Houdini display

by Jacob Bolger, Julie Walker, and Tommy French

March 19, 2019

On March 7, the 12 Mr. Linganore contestants became bakers in their annual cake decorating competition, which took place in the cafeteria during first lunch shift. Each contestant's cake was themed after a specific character, and the cafeteria staff acted as the judges. Contestants Alex Ismael, ...

Ryan Leyh aims to be first man in the Mr. Linganore 2019 competition

Ryan Leyh aims to be first man in the Mr. Linganore 2019 competition

by Bailey Bennett and Elizabeth Rajnik

March 1, 2019

Arguably the first man on the football team, quarterback Ryan Leyh will be portraying humanity’s “first man” Adam in the March 9 competition, “A Night of Firsts.” “My mom actually came up with it,” said Leyh. The Adam character, complete with fig leaves is his strategy. “I thi...

Learning merengue challenges Mr. Linganore contestants

Learning merengue challenges Mr. Linganore contestants

by Madeline Hull, Reporter

February 28, 2019

On February 25, the contestants of Mr. Linganore attended their second  dance rehearsal before the contest on March 9. Several dance rehearsals were snowed out, so the couples have been scrambling to perfect the merengue and learn the finale “It’s Raining Men” dance. "Although we had one...

#NationalSigningDay: Quarterback Leyh signs to become Shippensburg Raider

#NationalSigningDay: Quarterback Leyh signs to become Shippensburg Raider

by Yesenia Montenegro, Madeline Hull, and Emily McNally

February 14, 2019

When he introduced Ryan Leyh to the crowd, Coach Rick Conner joked, “Ship happens.”  Shippensburg has called, and Leyh has answered. On February 6, Leyh signed his National Letter of Intent to join the Raiders. Conner said,  “We’ve got some shoes to fill.” Leyh was a three-year var...

Mr. Linganore 2019 contestants learn to merengue: Photo of the Day 2/3/19

Mr. Linganore 2019 contestants learn to merengue: Photo of the Day 2/3/19

by Alexis Fowler, Editor

February 6, 2019

On February 4,  the Mr. Linganore contestants attended their first dance rehearsal in the cafeteria. Senior gentlemen and their partners began to prepare for the competition on March 9 by learning a ballroom style of dance, the merengue. The contestants for the 2019 competition are Dominic Barbag...

Rachel McCoy’s Lancers of 2018

Rachel McCoy’s Lancers of 2018

by Rachel McCoy, Reporter

December 19, 2018

We are proud of every Lancer's accomplishments.  The Lance reviewed our biggest stories of 2018 and is highlighting some individual achievements. These students showed Lancer pride though everything they did in 2018. Bridget Murphy- Best of SNO winner Her Best of SNO article propelled her into her coll...

Varsity football loses to Franklin 17-14 in last two seconds

Varsity football loses to Franklin 17-14 in last two seconds

by Christian Nolan, Sports Editor

November 30, 2018

There was no doubt that the varsity football was destined to win the State Championship this year. It came as a great surprise to fans and reporters when the Lancers fell short 17-14 in a last second field goal that gave Franklin High School the the 3A State Title in Annapolis on November 29. The Lancers,...

Week 9 Win against Tuscarora: Butler gets hat trick touchdowns

Week 9 Win against Tuscarora: Butler gets hat trick touchdowns

by Jason Byrd, Sports Editor

October 28, 2018

After their 32-0 win against the Middletown Knights, Linganore and Tuscarora battled it out on a Saturday night game after the game was postponed due to rain. The Lancers came out with an explosive start, to say the least and kept up the momentum to a 46-7 win. The Titans got the ball at their own 5...

Week 7: Linganore gains some swagger back in a 50-6 game against the Kennedy Cavaliers

Week 7: Linganore gains some swagger back in a 50-6 game against the Kennedy Cavaliers

by Jason Byrd and Bailey Spore

October 13, 2018

After the devastating loss against Oakdale last week, the Lancers really needed to gain some of their momentum and confidence back. On October 12, they regained some swagger in a game where so many players were able to make huge plays. The Lancers were scored in the first 11 seconds exactly. The opening...

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