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Sophomores Wiedenfeld and Keegan play not for themselves but for their team

Sophomores Wiedenfeld and Keegan play not for themselves but for their team

Nick Desrosiers, Sports Editor

October 2, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

If you haven’t heard by now, Lancer football is back in a big way. And this group isn’t just built to win now, but they also have the tools necessary to be successful for years to come.  With sophomores like Jeff Wiedenfeld and Cole Keegan, the class of 2020 seems to be the fuel that will keep this tea...

Athletes: Get off the couch, hit the gym

Athletes: Get off the couch, hit the gym

Nick Desrosiers, Sports Editor

June 15, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS

As the 16’-17’ school year comes to an end and the spring sports season finishes strong, high school athletes get ready to hang up their cleats and hit the showers for the summer and not come out until fall. However, if athletes at LHS want to stay ahead of their competition, they need to take...

Quarterfinal game is a grudge match for girls’ lacrosse

Quarterfinal game is a grudge match for girls’ lacrosse

Bryan Murphy, Sports Editor

May 31, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Spring

Any game against Pinkerton brings excitement for players and fans. A playoff game is hyped up enough as it is. A playoff game against Pinkerton. Well that’s a recipe for a rowdy atmosphere. The girls lacrosse team is flying high going into the playoffs, as they currently are on a seven game winning...

Lancer Softball strikes out opponents, hits way to first place

Lancer Softball strikes out opponents, hits way to first place

Nick Scarfo, Sports Editor

May 9, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Spring

Girls' and Boys' Lacrosse seems to be the buzz around the school during the Spring sports season. That's understandable considering both teams have winning records and have picked up some huge victories. However, one sport that is not in the spotlight with the lacrosse teams, but deserves to be is...

Spring Preview: Boys’ Volleyball

Spring Preview: Boys’ Volleyball

Nick Scarfo, Sports Editor

April 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Spring

Coming off of a 7-9 season and a loss in the quarterfinals to one seed Timberlane, Volleyball looks to improve on their record and make another deep run into the playoffs. With only four players returning from last year's varsity team, and a slew of newcomers, senior captain Tim Sullivan knows every...

Spring Preview: Girls’ Track and Field

Spring Preview: Girls’ Track and Field

Bryan Murphy, Sports Editor

April 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Spring

The girls' track and field team will look to reach and perhaps surpass their success from last year, but they will have to do it while filling in key spots on the team. The girls graduated one of the best athletes in the state in Yorgelis Ortiz, who won the 100 m dash, 200 m dash, and was a second...

Spring Preview: Softball

Spring Preview: Softball

Nick Scarfo, Sports Editor

April 7, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Spring

A powerhouse year in and year out, Lancer softball is always one of the teams to beat in the state. After going 14-5 and getting upset by Keene in the first round, the girls look to continue their success this season but avoid the disappointment of a first round upset. This year's team will be...

Spring Preview: Boys’ Track and Field

Spring Preview: Boys’ Track and Field

Bryan Murphy, Sports Editor

April 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Spring

The boys track and field team will have many holes to fill this year, after a fairly successful 2016 campaign, where the finished fourth at the DI Meet of Champions. However, that team included seven athletes that graduated last June, including 300 m hurdles champion Trevor Guay. "This year will be...

Spring Preview: Boys’ Lacrosse

Spring Preview: Boys’ Lacrosse

Sean Cotter, Reporter

April 6, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Spring

Coming off of a back and forth 10-10 regular season followed by a first round playoff exit last spring, the boys lacrosse team has set higher expectations for themselves as individuals, and for the team as a whole. Graduating 14 seniors last June, the Lancer squad has filled the void with 14 seni...

Spring Preview: Girls’ Lacrosse

Spring Preview: Girls’ Lacrosse

Nick Scarfo, Sports Editor

April 4, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Spring

When a team has a mix of team chemistry and varsity experience, that can translate to success on the field. That is what girls' lacrosse hopes to accomplish this season. The team will look to improve from an 11-7 record last year and a first round loss to Souhegan. Last year's team was a mixed...

Dedicated senior wrestler earns first place at Meet of Champs

Dedicated senior wrestler earns first place at Meet of Champs

Nick Desrosiers, Reporter

March 24, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Winter

After years of hard work on the mats and in the gym, senior captain Drew Chase has made a name for himself as one of the best wrestlers in Londonderry history after bringing home a first place victory at the Meet of Champions. The 6’0” 155 lb senior may not seem intimidating at first glance, w...

Swim teams see both success and improvement

Swim teams see both success and improvement

Bryan Murphy, Sports Editor

March 13, 2017


Filed under Showcase, SPORTS, Winter

Girls Swim  The girls swim team enjoyed a successful winter season, as they finished eighth out of 17 teams competing. The team got solid performances from senior Emily Buttafuoco, (fourth in the 100 yard backstroke and sixth in the 50 yard freestyle), senior Anna Gruchot, (fifth in the 100 yard free...

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