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Boys’ Lacrosse Preview

Boys' Lacrosse Preview

Sam Katulich, Senior Staff Writer

March 8, 2017

With spring sports right around the corner, boys lacrosse is looking to build on another great season. With a 9-5 record last spring, boys lax is attempting to improve further and contend for a SMAC title. Bart Rogers will be the new head coach, as he is returning once again to Leonardtown. This new ...

LHS Swim Team: Road to SMAC Win

Theo Cotsonas, Senior Writer

February 9, 2017

Most people are now aware that Leonardtown Girls Swim Team’s streak has been ended in a brutal fashion. During the tri-meet on January 14th between Leonardtown, North Point and St. Charles, Leonardtown sadly lost to North Point on both the boys and girls side. This loss was very impactful and marked t...

Raiders on the Rise

Raiders on the Rise

Joy Deitrich

December 9, 2016

Tryouts for winter sports are over and done with. The rosters have been set, and girls basketball seems to be on the rise this year. Consisting of 14 girls, the girls basketball team has an assortment of upper and lower classmen. Five skilled freshmen were moved up this year with five juniors and four...

The Secret to High School Lacrosse Success

The Secret to High School Lacrosse Success

Josie Brodfuehrer

December 6, 2016

  The Leonardtown girl’s lacrosse team is the most decorated in the Southern Maryland region. They have brought home 11 Southern Maryland Athletic Conference titles. Last year, they brought home the first regional title a Leonardtown lacrosse team has ever won. But, how did the team accomplis...

The Truth About Concussions

Human brain X ray

Cara Correll, Junior Writer

November 29, 2016

  All it takes is one blow to the head. According to Prevacus Inc., high schoolers experience an estimated 300,000 concussions per year. Each concussion leaves students worried about how it will affect their academic and social life--after all, concussions occur after an impact to the head tha...

Attending Sporting Events

Attending Sporting Events

Jack Getty, Staff Writer

October 14, 2016

The school year is in full swing, and so are the sports. For returning students, sporting events are something they look forward to during their summer break. For upcoming freshmen and students who don’t want to attend, you are probably wondering: what’s so great about high school sports? Or why shou...

Homecoming: The Best Week of School

Homecoming: The Best Week of School

Haley O’Reagan, Staff Writer

October 12, 2016

The best week of high school is here Raiders and it’s important you know what’s going on now that we are in the thick of it. Spirit week will last until October 14th and will end with the homecoming dance this Saturday the 15th from 7-10 p.m. On Friday, the school will come together for the pep rally ou...

Upcoming Spring Sports

Upcoming Spring Sports

Hailey Springer, Junior Staff Writer

March 16, 2016

The harsh winter has finally come to an end, and now Leonardtown’s spring sports can finally start up. Tryouts for all spring sports were on March 1st, with a great turnout in each sport; unfortunately, that means that some cuts will have to be made. In all, it looks like this will be a good year f...

Draft Day

Draft Day

Stryker Marsik, Senior Staff Writer

March 4, 2016

The 2016 NFL draft is slowly approaching and with it news as to who the top prospects are for each professional team. The 2016 draft is slated for April 28 to 30. The low-performing teams from the previous season have first pick at the best college athletes. The current college athletes will attend wh...

Superbowl 50

Superbowl 50

Maddie Weaver, Senior Staff Writer

March 3, 2016

Due to Carolina’s extraordinary record coming into the game, winning 17 games and losing just one, many people were expecting them to come out on top. In the days leading up to the Super Bowl, the Carolina Panthers were prepared to face the Denver Broncos, and the odds were in their favor. With Cam...

Super Bowl Halftime Show

Super Bowl Halftime Show

Stryker Marsik, Junior Staff Writer

March 3, 2016

The Super Bowl is one of the most popular televised events around the world for as many as 114.4 million people who clear their schedule to watch the championship game along with the commercials and the halftime show. The halftime show has been around for many years playing mainly pop culture music and ha...

What’s in a Name?

What’s in a Name?

Dallas Shrawder, Senior Op/Ed Writer

February 2, 2016

The majority of the public can count off to you their favorite sports teams’ names in the blink of an eye, and many know them so well that if you were to ask about other teams in the leagues, they could just as easily rattle you off another ten names. But to those who recite these ingrained names, d...

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