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Why the Mullets? A Look Into the Mullet Tradition on the LHS Hockey Team

Why the Mullets? A Look Into the Mullet Tradition on the LHS Hockey Team

Amy Overhulser, Reporter

December 19, 2017


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Lancer Hockey team members have yet again began growing their hair out into mullets, continuing a tradition. “As long as the programs been around,” senior captain Jared Tuccolo said, “for about ten years, the mullets have always been a tradition.” The look of the mullets was inspired by...

2017-2018 Unified Basketball Roster

2017-2018 Unified Basketball Roster

Allie Marsh, Sports Editor

December 12, 2017


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Congratulations to the 2017-18 Unified basketball team!                                               Josh Berube Brian LeClair Kiera Wright Brian Boyle Jocelyn Mayo Will Boyle Trevor McInnis Sarah Fawcett (scorekeeper) Katelyn McKivergan Abby Follansb...

Minor injury becomes a major problem for senior Erin Kelly

Minor injury becomes a major problem for senior Erin Kelly

Olivia Galluzzo, Reporter

November 30, 2017


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A thumb injury―to a soccer player, it means nothing, but to a cheerleader, it means quite a bit more. It’s needed for the basics of cheer―stunting and tumbling. With a thumb injury, it makes these things impossible, as it did for senior Erin Kelly. Kelly dislocated her thumb in the middle...

Lancer Hockey hits the ice

Lancer Hockey hits the ice

Josh Ryan, Reporter

November 29, 2017


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Although Lancer Hockey lost some key players on both the offensive and defensive ends this year, junior captain Patrick Murphy said fortunately the majority of the teams lost key players too, and the team expects to show a strong season compared to their competitors. “The whole league has gotte...

Winter Preview: Girls’ Basketball

Winter Preview: Girls’ Basketball

Allie Marsh, Sports Editor

November 16, 2017


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With tryouts just around the corner, girls' basketball is getting ready to take on a new season. “Last season we did pretty well for being a young team with only two seniors and one junior,” said sophomore Courtney Shay. “Our record was 12-5, and we were the 5th seed going into playoffs.” ...

Freshman Football caps off their perfect season

Freshman Football caps off their perfect season

Nick Desrosiers, Sports Editor

November 14, 2017


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After another long season under the lights, freshman football quietly put up another impeccable season. This year's squad separated itself from everyone else, going 8-0 and putting up a fight in their end-of-year jamboree, losing in the semifinals. “Coming into the season we really didn’t know...

Juliano’s brings football team together

Juliano’s brings football team together

Adam Wilkinson, Reporter

November 13, 2017


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What might just look like a bunch of boys eating and laughing at a restaurant is so much more than that. It’s actually guys on the football team building an unbreakable bond making them as close as family. I’ve been on the varsity football team for three years now, and it's safe to say that t...

Cheer team captures first State Championship

Cheer team captures first State Championship

Laynie Holk, Reporter

November 11, 2017


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  Londonderry’s fall cheerleading team has not taken home a championship since their program began, while Pinkerton has taken home the last seven. But this past weekend, they defied the odds. The cheerleaders beat Pinkerton and won 1st place at the NHIAA D1 States. (At Pinkerton, of all places...

“Minor setback” leaves Cava on the sideline

“Minor setback” leaves Cava on the sideline

Chris Gozza, Reporter

November 6, 2017


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Even the most talented players can't avoid a bite from the injury bug. Senior Luke Cava has been looking forward to his last year of high school soccer, but that was all taken away in the blink of an eye. During the second game of his senior year, he tore his ACL and his Lateral and Medial Meniscu...

From setback to comeback: Jacob Dionne ready for playoffs this weekend

From setback to comeback: Jacob Dionne ready for playoffs this weekend

Blake Melnik, Reporter

November 3, 2017


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Senior captain Jacob Dionne’s senior year hasn’t been exactly how he had planned. He planned on playing every game as outside linebacker. He planned on being part of the team that beat the Astros during Mack Plaque. He didn’t plan on getting hurt the game before Mack Plaque. As much as the othe...

Boys soccer reflects on a “fantastic run”

Boys soccer reflects on a “fantastic run”

Allie Marsh, Sports Editor

November 3, 2017


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On Sat. Oct. 28, the boys’ soccer season came to a close with a tough 1-0 loss to Concord. In the regular season, the boys finished in second place with a record of 12-2-2. “It was a season I’ll never forget,” senior Josh Ryan said. “A second place finish with kids I can now call fam...

Injured Holland, Belville reflect on being out for season

Injured Holland, Belville reflect on being out for season

Blake Melnik, Reporter

October 31, 2017


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Junior defensive weapons unlikely to return for remainder of football season For Lancer football, losing juniors Jake Holland and Ty Belville for the entire season was something the team never saw coming, and something that would force the team to undergo roster changes.   Jake Holland, wingback/...

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