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Leonardtown Boys Varsity Lacrosse 2012

Leonardtown Boys Varsity Lacrosse 2012

Jenna Hall & Sydney Mooney, Sophomore & Junior Sports Writers

May 4, 2012

The Leonardtown Raiders boys’ lacrosse team is off to an incredible start, with a record of 5-0. The team and coaches are hoping to keep there undefeated record this season, and with how they are playing and practicing it seems to not be a problem. Leonardtown vs. Thomas Stone on Tuesday April...

Final Four Faceoff

Zach Moran and Joey Williams

March 29, 2012

We are well underway with March Madness and we feel like those who don’t know or haven’t been able to watch the tournament should be updated. As some of you may know, the tournament is now in the Final Four. The Final Four consists of Kentucky, Kansas, Ohio State and Louisville. These teams have...

The Concussion Epidemic in the NHL

The Concussion Epidemic in the NHL

Ben Joyce, Junior Sports Writer

February 24, 2012

Concussion; an injury to the brain, often resulting from a blow to the head that can cause temporary disorientation, memory loss, or unconsciousness. It’s that simple. Concussions are affecting hundreds of thousands of people every year, but due to a recent spike, they have been brought to...

Lady Raiders vs. La Plata Basketball

Senior Student Life/School News Writer Abigail Crosby

January 26, 2012

Our Lady Raiders have done it again! It was a tight game, but in the end, our girls won 60 to 56. The starting line-up was Alyssa Bois, Ashley Lytle, Ali Johnson, Jasmyn Ogletree, and Taylor Superior. The first quarter stats were LHS up 10 to 9. Second quarter; LHS up 26 to 22. Third quarter; tied at...

For the ‘Love’ of Tennis

For the ‘Love’ of Tennis

Shannon Byrnes and Patrick Eagan, Junior Sports Writers

January 25, 2012

In a world of high action football, fast paced lacrosse and nail biting basketball, it’s easy to forget the other sports; the games where diligence, accuracy, and precision are key components. These sports deserve their rightful vindication as well, and many insist that tennis is at the top of this...


Jenna Hall & Sydney Mooney, Sophomore & Junior Staff Writer

December 12, 2011

This basketball season is going to be a lot different; there is a new coach in town, Dave Holland. Holland was the assistant coach of the boy’s basketball team last year, but is the head coach this year. “Our main goal for this season is to improve every game and make a strong showing in SMAC. Hopefully,...

The Bird Cage

Sydney Mooney, Junior Staff Writer

November 21, 2011

The Bird Cage is a Leonardtown tradition. It is a widely known aspect to the Raider Nation basketball games. It is located behind the east basketball hoop and really gets the crowd and players pumped. The Bird cage is usually reserved for the most outgoing and obnoxious students. They yell to the fans...

Fall Banquet

Jenna Hall, Sophomore Staff Writer

November 21, 2011

Leonardtown has a lot to be proud of this fall sports season! Football won our homecoming game, #40 Stephen Stewart made all SCAM second team. Cody Jameson, 6th in the state for Golf. Boys’ soccer won SMAC, and went to Regionals. Girls’ soccer in 2nd place for SMAC, and went to Regionals. This...

Leonardtown v. Archbishop Spalding: Football

Ben Joyce, Junior Reviews Writer

November 1, 2011

Sometimes the score of a game doesn’t represent how well a team played. The Leonardtown Raiders lost 62-33 in Friday night’s matchup. Leonardtown, coming in as underdogs, put up a couple great scores against the fourth ranked team in Maryland. Stephen Stewart, Leonardtown’s star running back had...

Great Mills v. Leonardtown Football: Oh so close…

Annabelle Harvey, Junior Sports Writer

November 1, 2011

On Friday, October 14, Leonardtown took on Great Mills at Great Mills, for an age old county rivalry. The away bleachers were filled with Raider blue and white, cheering for what they hoped would be a win. Great Mills and Leonardtown have the same record, so going home with a win was a great possibility....

Battle of the Boot!- Boys Varsity Soccer 10-18-11

Battle of the Boot!- Boys Varsity Soccer 10-18-11

Sydney Mooney, Junior Student Life Writer

October 19, 2011

The long rivalry between Great Mills and Leonardtown soccer was at it’s finest on Tuesday the 18th. Leonardtown won the game, winning the boot back from Great Mills, who had it last year. Each year the soccer team has a trophy boot that is passed back and forth if the other team wins; last year Great...

Girls Varsity Soccer: Leonardtown vs. Westlake

Girls Varsity Soccer: Leonardtown vs. Westlake

Rebecca Sachs, News Editor

October 16, 2011

On Friday night, the Lady Raiders beat Westlake in an emotional game. This was the seniors’ final home game of the season (and of their high school careers!), so it was dedicated to them. “Senior Night” began with a touching ceremony honoring the ten seniors on the team—Sydney Dishman, Erin Kelly,...

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