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The Lance

The student news site of Linganore High School

The Lance

The student news site of Linganore High School

The Lance

Maryland women in athletics have proven that they are among the far and few between. These four amazing athletes have all succeeded in playing collegiate athletics, a feat to be recognized (graphic by Mia Lucas, pictures by Ohio State Athletics, Pitt Athletics, Chatham Athletics, and Maryland Terrapins - used with permission).

Maryland-made: Athletes nationwide celebrate women’s sports on International Women’s Day

by Mia Lucas, Editor-in-Chief March 8, 2024

Maryland has a history of producing great athletes. Michael Phelps, Katie Ledecky, Babe Ruth-- all fantastic Marylanders who have proved they are elite athletes.  Some might say it’s just luck that...

Gracie Wilson signs her National Letter of Intent to play softball at the University of Maryland next fall.

#NationalSigningDay2023: Gracie Wilson scores a spot on UMD softball team

by Emily Rice, Editor-in-Chief November 10, 2023

On November 8, Gracie Wilson signed her National Letter of Intent to continue her softball career as a Division I athlete at the University of Maryland (UMD).  Wilson began playing softball in elementary...

Josh Parker will be portraying Spider man in the Mr. Linganore 2022 contest.

#Mr.Linganore2022: Joshua Parker makes his debut as Spider-man

by Brayden Gregory, Editor-in-chief March 3, 2022

On March 5, Josh Parker will be competing for the Mr. Linganore crown alongside 5 other contestants. The theme of the competition is "Men behind the Mask." Parker is portraying Spider-man, AKA Peter...

Senior Karlee Duda is trying navigate scholarship applications in her spare time.

College scholarships, a 9-5 job for seniors

by Sammie Hoefs, Editor-in-Chief April 28, 2021

As if the pandemic, graduation, and the looming summer without a job aren’t enough, every parent/senior conversation comes with a “How are we going to pay for college?” discussion.  It’s miserable. With...

College apartments in fall of 2019 vs college apartments in fall of 2020.

Move into an apartment or take online classes at home? College students have little choice

by Emily McNally, Managing Editor October 10, 2020

Imagine a bean bag chair, a mini fridge, LED lights, a new comforter. It’s all ready for move-in day. You can’t wait to start fall semester! Now, all the decorations are in bags under your bed, in...

Sierra Bennett displays her scholarship certificate.

Sierra Bennett wins Maryland public schools state cheerleading scholarship: Photo of the Day 2/21/18

by Tymira Davis, Reporter February 22, 2018

On February 8, at the county cheerleading competition, the Linganore varsity team won second place. For varsity cheer captain, Sierra Bennett, this was her last high school competition.  However, there...

jacket. at UMD

Student band “jacket” signed by UMD recording studio

by Brandon Cooper, Editor April 12, 2017

In July 2016, the band "jacket." was officially formed. Linganore students Jackson Knight and Nick Belski are one half of the band. The other members are Linganore alumni Bryce Watson and Middletown student...

LHSsees2020: Hannah Hoefs follows her college dreams onto the field

LHSsees2020: Hannah Hoefs follows her college dreams onto the field

by Elena Guardia, Reporter May 17, 2016

"Getting an athletic scholarship to play at my dream school was something I could never pass up." Senior Hannah Hoefs will be playing soccer for the college of her dreams this fall, the University of...

LHSsees2020: Kayla Sheehy graduates from Lancer Pride to Maryland Pride

LHSsees2020: Kayla Sheehy graduates from ‘Lancer Pride’ to ‘Maryland Pride’

by Elena Guardia, Reporter May 5, 2016

"There was no decision to be made. I've wanted to go to Maryland my entire life." This August, Kayla Sheehy will start the chapter of her life that she has been dreaming of since she could yell "Go...

Comic illustrating the anxiety involved with awaiting a college acceptance. Courtesy of MCT Campus.

Instagram University: Social media should not dictate your next four years

by Izzy Peterson, Editor February 20, 2015

Students across America sit in wait for college acceptance letters to begin appearing in their mailboxes and anxiously refresh the application status page on their laptops. Videos and tweets shared by...

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