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#NationalSigningDay: Brooke Bennett kicks her goals all the way to Shepherd University

#NationalSigningDay: Brooke Bennett kicks her goals all the way to Shepherd University

by Maya Apau, Kayla Beam, and Danny Hester

February 10, 2020

On February 5, Brooke Bennett signed her National Letter of Intent to play Division II soccer at Shepherd University in West Virginia. Bennett and Alison Gagne  are the two female soccer players to sign this spring.  At Shepherd, she will join Dustin Keith who signed for football and Emily Cole who s...

Mong-Kerwin hat trick leads the charge against North Hagerstown

Meghan Mong-Kerwin celebrates with her teammates.

by Ethan Hart, Editor-in-Chief

October 8, 2019

On October 7, the girls varsity soccer team beat down the North Hagerstown Hubs with a score of 3-0 at North Hagerstown High School.  Throughout the game, the Lancers dominated possession of the ball and kept North Hagerstown away from their net through smart and safe passes. Due to the rain ham...

LHS vs TJ Girls Soccer: Your best defence is offence: Photo of the Day 9/28/19

Girls soccer won against TJ.

by Joshua Barnes, Reporter

September 28, 2019

On September 26, in overtime, LHS defeated TJ women's soccer, 2-1. Coach Paige Pohopin, who took over the program this fall,  said that the girls needed to work as a team and shut down TJ's central mid. Team captain Taylor Ferguson said, "Whenever we play against TJ, it is a good match." And she...

Girls’ varsity soccer take a 2-1 win over Atholton Raiders

Meghan Mong-Kerwin handles the ball during the girls soccer scrimmage vs. Atholton.

by Sammie Hoefs, Managing Editor

September 5, 2019

Girls' soccer had one last scrimmage on September 5 vs Howard County's Atholton Raiders in preparation for the start of their regular season.  The Lancers struck first with a goal from Sammie Hoefs early in the match. However, Atholton responded later in the first half with a goal. The game was very physical...

FIFA 19: worth the money?

Braden Weinel and Julian Rodriguez face off in a game of FIFA 19.

by Braden Weinel and Jullian Rodriguez

January 23, 2019

In January, students try out their new gifts from over the holidays, especially video games. One game in particular that people are loving is FIFA 19. With new game modes, features, graphics, and play styles, the newest edition of the FIFA series has definitely grasped our attention. While the grass ...

Boys JV soccer ends season with devastating tie: Photo of the Day 10/17/18

The Linganore team defends Brunswick running down the field in the beginning of the second half

by Erich Miller, Reporter

October 17, 2018

  The Linganore JV boys soccer team took on the Brunswick Railroaders Tuesday night for their final game of the season. They were hoping to end their season on a high note but unfortunately, that did not happen. The game started off slow, as the ball was kicked back and forth for 30 minutes...

Girls varsity soccer battles to an even score against Walkersville: Photo of the day 9/12/18

Brooke Bennett kicks the ball against Walkersville

by Ethan Hart, Managing Editor

September 12, 2018

On September 11, girls varsity soccer played against Walkersville, ending with a score of 0-0 after double-overtime. In what was an early season match of two historically good programs, the game was a contest of two great defensive teams. Throughout the first half, neither team could get their offense...

Choices: Athletes must decide between multiple sports and club teams

Sammie Hoefs plays soccer for her club team.

by Sammie Hoefs, Reporter

March 27, 2018

Imagine this: You’re 14 years old and you have to pick one sport to play until your 20’s. This is reality for many high school freshmen who have to choose to play club sports at a higher level for a chance to play in college and/or play for their high school team and represent their communities. ...

February Signing Day: Yurich becomes a St. Marys’ Seahawk

Yurich signs to play soccer at St. Mary's College.

by Jacob Bolger, Editor

February 13, 2018

On February 9,  nine Linganore athletes signed to play college sports. One of these star athletes is Ashley Yurich, a captain of the state championship winning girls' soccer team. Diane Yurich, Ashley's mother, said, "I am sad that she is leaving but excited for her. The hardest part about her l...

News for November 7, 2017

by Lancer Media

November 7, 2017

Concert Band rehearsals for the Holiday Concert begin today after school. Second semester band students are also invited to perform and should have received the schedule information from their PREP teachers. See Mr. Lloyd with any questions. Science Fair Season is almost here! There will be an open hou...

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