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Shawn Knott (left) was a outfielder and pitcher on the 87 championship team and Daniel Knott (right) is his son on the 24 championship team.

Picture cred via: Shawn Knott Facebook

After 37 Years Your Baseball Raiders are State Champions

Owen Hugel May 31, 2024

Last Friday, the Leonardtown Raiders Varsity Baseball team competed on the biggest stage, the Maryland public high school baseball class 4A State Championship, hosted at Regency Furniture Stadium. Head...

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Moneyball: Fact or Fiction?

Daniel Knott, Writer, Anchor March 21, 2024

Moneyball, on its release in 2011 was met with praise from baseball fans around the world. With a star studded cast including the likes of Brad Pitt, Jonah Hill and Phillip Seymour Hoffman the film made...

Test Taking Tips

Test Taking Tips

Sarah Scott, Writer, Anchor March 19, 2024

Testing can be stressful and scary but with certain tools it doesn't have to be that way. With the spring testing season coming upon us I found it important to inform fellow raiders on ways you can improve...

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Super-Bowl Commercial Recap

Sarah Scott, Writer February 20, 2024

The Super Bowl is known to have the best commercials. Companies will do whatever it takes to have their commercial in the Super Bowl, including paying 7 million dollars for a 30-second commercial. Some...

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Book Review: Copycat by Alex Lake

Brooke Ince, Writer January 8, 2024

Are you looking for a book to captivate your attention, while also leaving you on the edge of your seat the entire time? “Copycat” by Alex Lake tells the story of Sarah Havenant who is being stalked,...

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New Year, Make a New You

Vada Mercer and Ava Ratliff January 3, 2024

Whether it be a bold resolution or an excuse to try new things, many people use the new years as a way to reinvent themselves. Being a better person should be something we strive for every day, but the...

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Holiday Traditions

Sarah Scott, Writer December 15, 2023

With winter break coming, it's important to spend some of that free time with friends and family. But sometimes it is hard to think of what to do. Luckily, since it is the holiday season you can spend...

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Holiday Activities

Ahjanae Logan and Liz Cline December 12, 2023

To help you create the perfect holiday plan, we’ve provided you with a list of 8 activities to do with your family or friends here in Maryland! Flat Iron Farm in Great Mills, MD is a great place to...

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College Football Rivalry Weekend Review

Daniel Knott, Anchor, Writer December 1, 2023

Going into rivalry weekend stakes were high for some of the nation's highest-ranked football programs. Michigan and Ohio State were looking to hold on to the playoff spots, while Alabama was looking to...

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Finding The Best Christmas Song

Brooke Ince, Writer, Anchor November 16, 2023

As the crisp autumn air starts turning into that chilly winter breeze, many people begin to hear cadences of Christmas cheer in the form of catchy songs in their heads.  According to Phil Barry of Medium,...

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When Should We Begin Celebrating Christmas?

Cadence Redmond and Sarah Scott November 14, 2023

Side 1: Christmas Begins When Halloween Ends. Why Wait? Christmas is a time full of family and friends, joy and giving. It is also a time to show your thanks through the gifts you give. As soon as the...

Gretchen Brady Leaps to Block The Ball In Leonardtown VB vs. Huntingtown VB.

Gretchen Brady Appreciation!

Julia Mattingly, Writer, Anchor November 8, 2023

Let’s highlight one of our many spectacular student-athletes at Leonardtown High School. Our very own volleyball Raider, Gretchen Elizabeth Brady. She is a 6’2 middle blocker beast who helps lead our...

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