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Recap of Fall Sports

Recap of Fall Sports

Hailey Springer, Stryker Marsik, Junior Staff Writer, Senior Staff Writer

December 14, 2015


Filed under Fall/Winter Sports, Op/Ed, School, Sports, Top Stories

Fall sports of 2015 has come to an end, but not without wrapping up the season with some great accomplishments. Here's your fall sports recap, starting off with cross country. They had some awesome performances throughout the season, nearly winning every meet.These victories carried the team all the...

Olympics back in the U.S?

Olympics back in the U.S?

Stryker Marsik, Senior Editor

December 11, 2015


Filed under Sports, Top Stories

The Olympic Summer Games goes back to the year 1896, a multi-sport event hosted every 4 years where the best athletes from around the world (over 205 nations) come together to see who's the best. The athletes are then awarded with first place gold medals, second place silver medals, and third place...

Cheerleading a Sport?

Cheerleading a Sport?

Stryker Marsik, Senior Staff Writer

November 24, 2015


Filed under Sports, Student Life, Top Stories

The big controversial topic, “is cheerleading an actual sport?” The answer is yes and no. There's a distinct difference between sideline and competitive cheer. Sideline peps up the crowd and entertains everyone with half time showings and dances, while competitive cheer is a complex series of tu...

Becoming a Successful Student-Athlete

Becoming a Successful Student-Athlete

Maddi Weaver, Senior Sports Editor

October 15, 2015


Filed under Fall/Winter Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Being a student athlete can be an amazing opportunity, and fun experience. You receive free clothes, you travel with all of your teammates to competitions and games, your body stays in good shape and there’s a possibility of earning a partial or full scholarship in college. In addition to all of those ben...

Special Olympics Soccer

Special Olympics Soccer

Maddie Raley, Senior Staff Writer

October 13, 2015


Filed under Fall/Winter Sports, Sports, Student Life

Recently, Leonardtown High School became involved in Special Olympics St. Mary’s soccer program. It involves kids in middle school to high school from various schools around the county.  The team learns how to play together in a competitive yet fun environment.   The soccer team has proven to be a ...

Fall Sports Overview

Fall Sports Overview

Maddie Weaver, Senior Sports Writer

September 24, 2015


Filed under Fall/Winter Sports, Sports, Top Stories

Football: The Leonardtown Raiders are back on the field for another exciting season. We have the new enthusiastic freshman and the sophomores representing the JV team, similarly there is a varsity team, made up of the juniors and seniors. The football team has also acquired new coaches and managers...

6 Benefits of playing High School Sports

Maddie Weaver, Senior Sports Writer

September 18, 2015


Filed under Fall/Winter Sports, Sports

Many young high school athletes are finding that sports have a beneficial impact on both their time and experience while attending high school. Sports are not for everyone and there are other extracurricular activities that are available to get involved in, but here are six good reasons why playin...

Winter Sports Preview

Winter Sports Preview

Brandon Schultz and Shane Martin, Senior Staff Writers

December 12, 2014


Filed under Fall/Winter Sports, Sports

With the Fall sports season fully at a close, the winter season .  Leonardtown’s student athletes have been hard at work over the offseason, and are now looking to excel in a new year.  From our canvassing of players, we can tell that their energy is high, and their expectations for their own performance...

Winter Sports Preview

Tifanee Mask, Sophomore Staff Editor

December 18, 2013


Filed under Fall/Winter Sports, Sports

While leaves are plummeting and things are slowly dying down into the chilly winter season, here at Leonardtown High School, we’re buzzing with energy about all winter has to offer. Winter is a busy time for both students and staff. Everybody’s trying to balance both school and the abundance of after...

Leonardtown Raiders Fall Sports Preview

Kyle O'Rear and Ryan Morgan, Staff Writers

September 18, 2013


Filed under Fall/Winter Sports, Sports

Boys' Soccer The LHS Boys Soccer team is ready to kick off another season, after winning SMAC twice in the last two years. Already the team has seen a good record with their preseason, going 2-0-2 as they have begun to find their pace and come together as a team. Most recently the team beat Ryken wi...

Fall Sports Wrap-Up

Fall Sports Wrap-Up

Sydney Mooney and Kristi Perna, Senior and Junior Staff Writers

November 25, 2012


Filed under Fall/Winter Sports, Sports

This season all our teams did great. Football made great improvements from years before. Girls and boys soccer won SMAC, and cheerleading hit new advanced stunts. Volleyball proceeded to beat two teams in one week. Overall our teams did great, bringing up the Raider pride and spirit. Football in previous...

Leonardtown High School Fockey Girls, Say What?!

Jennifer Brown, Senior Staff Writer

October 23, 2012


Filed under Fall/Winter Sports, Sports

This year, the Leonardtown Field Hockey Girls have been unstoppable! Having beaten the undefeated Patuxent High School in the last game, one to zero, and Great Mills and McDonough, the LHS Fockey team is undefeated. They are currently 14-0. This is a huge accomplishment for not only the fockey team but...

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