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Girls basketball celebrates seniors with win over North Hagerstown: Photo of the Day 1/30/20

Hannah Ratchford, Amanda Lindsay, Taylor Ferguson, and Sarah Curley are recognized by Coach Rachel Easterday on senior night.

by Braden Weinel, Editor-in-Chief

February 3, 2020

Senior night is a momentous event for all student athletes. It’s a mix of emotions for the players, coaches, and family members of the soon-to-be graduates. For the girls basketball team, there are four seniors who have contributed to this well-known program. Guards, Hannah Ratchford and Taylor Fer...

Six minutes on the mat: Wrestling grabs for repeat state performance

Sean Mullineaux wrestles his opponent to the ground in an intense match.

by Sierra Rossman and Frank Dickenson

January 23, 2020

Blood, sweat and spit: body against body on a mat.  The ancient sport of wrestling makes contestants and spectators squirm.  Despite the risk of serious injury that wrestling may put athletes in, the sport continues to grow in popularity on a national level.   The LHS wrestling team is no exce...

Varsity volleyball loses a tough fight against Urbana: Photo of the Day 9/27/19

Junior Amanda Cook (11) sets up a spike to Junior Piper Shields (2).

by Kat Taylor, Reporter

September 27, 2019

On September 23, the Linganore Varsity volleyball team lost to Urbana with a score of 3-1.  Team determination in the first set led to a tie the score 21-21, but Urbana came back and won the first round 25-21. Linganore wouldn’t go down without a fight. Senior and Captain Lauren Ryan said, ...

Summer Destinations 2019: Iocco “strikes” once-in-a-lifetime opportunity in Spain

Luciano Iocco going up for a header in a club soccer game.

by Braden Weinel and Alexis Fowler

July 18, 2019

Rising senior Luciano Iocco will be travelling to Spain for ten days to train with the Real Madrid C.F. and the Valencia C.F. Academy coaches. Iocco will be travelling with his club soccer team, F.C. Frederick and will have the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to play inside of professional teams training grounds and sta...

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

The 4x400 relay team celebrate after a successful race!

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...

Bocce Ball: Team enjoys friendship and sport

Suscha Campbell rolling the pollina at the beginning of the match.

by Katie Roach and Shannon Coggins

January 23, 2019

The Bocce Ball club is made up of 16 athletes in differently abled student pairs. Since the season started in mid November, the team has won two matches and lost one. After just under five weeks of practice, the team had their first match on December 19. The team went to Urbana High School and wo...

News for January 23

by Lancer Media

January 23, 2019

Until the end of this week Linganore will be holding a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. If you have any spare change you would like to donate your prep teacher will have an envelope to collect all donations. To support the American Cancer Society, be sure to wear purple at the basketball g...

News for January 9

by Lancer Media

January 9, 2019

The girls JV basketball team won 32-28 against tuscarora last night. The varsity girls lost 54-53. The boys JV and varsity team won against tuscarora last night. Varsity won 78-59. Good job to all of our basketball players! Members of the Science National Honors Society are reminded that their members...

News for December 11

by Lancer Media

December 11, 2018

Are you a junior with a strong interest in science? The United States Army Medical Research Institute of Infectious Diseases at Fort Detrick is now accepting applicants for their research internships.They begin this summer for weighted credit. These internships last for a full year, so you would atten...

Wrestling team has high hopes for repeat success

Earl Blake and Frank Dickinson match up on the first day of practice.

by Braden Weinel, Reporter

November 20, 2018

Last year, the wrestling team made history by reaching the dual meet regional finals for the first time. This year, with several returning wrestlers, strong coaching, and talent from new participants, the team hopes to go even further. Long time Urbana head coach, Ben Arneson, returned to his alma m...

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