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How the legalization of sports gambling affects the world of sports

How the legalization of sports gambling affects the world of sports

Nick Desrosiers, Sports Editor

May 22, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Showcase, Sports

One week ago it was announced that betting on sports has been legalized by the U.S. Supreme Court, and ever since it has became a trending topic throughout social media. According to NBCNews.com, the Supreme Court decided in a 6-3 ruling to rescind a federal law that said states must ban gambling on the outcome of sporting events. Oddly en...

Chris Gozza predicts the NBA Finals

Chris Gozza predicts the NBA Finals

Chris Gozza, Reporter

May 21, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Well it's that time of year again. The time of year where all the NBA fans crawl out of their slumbers and are glued to the television to watch the inevitable happen year after year in the NBA Playoffs. For the past three years, The Finals has been the same matchup, and it'll be no different this...

Lancer softball takes strides towards a playoff position

Lancer softball takes strides towards a playoff position

Allie Marsh, Sports Editor

May 15, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After finishing off the first half of the season with a record of 13-1, girls softball is once again hungry for a championship title. “So far, we are 13-1. Our team is really strong and we are all super close which makes game and practice much more enjoyable,” junior Alivia Proulx said. The...

Senior volleyball player impresses in final season

Senior volleyball player impresses in final season

Dakota Bertrand, Freelance writer

May 14, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Senior Logan Agrella, a Lancer volleyball player, is a very hardworking individual who is determined to make a difference on the volleyball court. He went from playing on the JV team during his junior year to being a captain on the varsity team as a senior. “My goal was to make varsity every year...

Versatile senior captain does it all for Lancer Baseball

Versatile senior captain does it all for Lancer Baseball

Nick Desrosiers, Sports Editor

May 9, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

To many coaches, the two greatest qualities a team captain can present is determination and leadership, and the varsity baseball team has both in senior Nate Sullivan. Starting off the second half of the regular season with a strong .324 batting average over a team-high 37 plate appearances, Sullivan i...

Dance team ‘spins’ away the competition

Dance team ‘spins’ away the competition

Madison Martin, Editor in chief

April 20, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The skill of the dance team is no secret to Lancer Nation; we see them take over the floor each pep-rally. But last Sunday, the dance team had the opportunity to show off their expertise to the whole state. At a competition at Conval High School in Peterborough, the dance team had a clean sweep o...

A quick inside look into the upcoming spring sports season

A quick inside look into the upcoming spring sports season

Nick Desrosiers, Sports Editor

March 26, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As we patiently wait for the snow to melt, here are some highlights and information regarding the newly posted spring varsity sports rosters: This years baseball team is made up of 11 seniors, including the likes of captains Anthony Pirolli, Ricky Perry, Nate Sullivan, and Andy Ross. Sullivan will...

Senior wrestler comes in first place at NHIAA D1 championship

Senior wrestler comes in first place at NHIAA D1 championship

Nick Desrosiers, Sports Editor

February 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After three years of intense training and preparation, senior Craig Santos has earned the prestigious honor of becoming a NHIAA D1 wrestling champion. In his final year at LHS, Santos exceeded all of his own expectations and left everything he had on the mats this past Saturday. “It took a lot...

Boys’ lacrosse welcomes new head coach

Boys’ lacrosse welcomes new head coach

Kait Bedell, Reporter

February 22, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

As fall athletes go into hibernation and winter athletes finish up their season, spring athletes like the boys lacrosse team are getting ready for the upcoming mud season with indoor games and practices. With any new season comes new schedules and incoming players, but this year boys lacrosse also...

Second year sophomore prepares for highly anticipated return

Second year sophomore prepares for highly anticipated return

Chris Gozza, Reporter

January 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

To this underclassman, hockey isn't just a sport, it's a passion. For sophomore Nick Pitarys, this sport has been important to him since he first started when he was three years old. He has had a pretty successful hockey career up to this point, but it has only just begun. During his freshman year,...

Underclassmen rise to the occasion, building the future of Lancer Football

Underclassmen rise to the occasion, building the future of Lancer Football

Tyler Wilbur, Reporter

January 18, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

After an improved season compared to the last couple, the Lancers future on the football field is looking bright. The football team is loaded with tremendous young talent. The freshman haven’t lost a game for two seasons in a row, and there are a few young stars ready to showcase their skills. In...

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


Filed under Showcase, Sports

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...

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