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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...

Boys Indoor Track sees improvement during this season

Boys Indoor Track sees improvement during this season

Bryan Murphy, Sports Editor

February 22, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter

It’s never easy for a young, inexperienced team to take on top competition at the varsity level, but the boys indoor track team were able to hold their own. At the DI state meet, the team wound up finishing ninth out of 16 teams at the meet, but saw some promising signs for next year. “It was...

Girls Indoor Track ends season on high note at DI meet

Girls Indoor Track ends season on high note at DI meet

Bryan Murphy, Sports Editor

February 20, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter

The girls indoor track team put together a strong performance at the DI finals meet, finishing in fifth place out of a total of 16 teams. The Lancers’ campaign was a very successful one and ended with the good ending. “I’d say we had a good, consistent season and we left with a strong finish,...

Super Bowl Monday? Why this should be a thing.

Super Bowl Monday?  Why this should be a thing.

Nick Desrosiers, Reporter

February 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter

Check out LSO Video: Lancer reactions to Super Bowl LI.   Remember two years ago when the Patriots won the Super Bowl and the following day we didn’t have school because of a massive snowstorm? That’s how it should be every year. With the weekend fast approaching, football fans from all ...

Midseason gymnastics preview

Midseason gymnastics preview

Josh Galluzzo, Features Editor

January 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter

The gymnastics team is working hard this year to keep up a hot streak coming off of a state championship last year. The team said goodbye to several skilled graduates last year, including captains Jessi Pignone and Jill McIntyre, but this year sophomore Maddie Croteau, along with other talented undercl...

Coleman nets 1,000th career point

Coleman nets 1,000th career point

Nick Scarfo, Sports Editor

January 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter

Friday, January 13th will be a day etched into Lancer Basketball history. Senior Jake Coleman, who has been dubbed by many has one of the best players in the state, notched his 1,000th career point in a 78-63 loss to the Exeter Blue Hawks. The team may have lost the game, but many fans looked past...

Sophomore wrestler impresses early in season

Sophomore wrestler impresses early in season

Nick Desrosiers, Reporter

January 5, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter

The transition from a JV team to a varsity team can be a rough one for many athletes, but that isn't the case for sophomore Vincent Del Signore. “[Last year] was my first year, so I struggled as anybody would expect,” Del Signore said. “I wrestled JV most of the year and lost a lot of matches ...

Sophomore year stolen: How my concussion shook my daily life

Sophomore year stolen: How my concussion shook my daily life

Megan Packard, Reporter

December 21, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter

It's been four months since I got a concussion, and it refuses to go away. This concussion has impacted me in more ways than people can see. Social, physical, and mental aspects of my life have all been affected. I got my concussion during a field hockey game when a girl ran full-speed into me and knoc...

Winter Preview: Boys’ and Girls’ Swim

Winter Preview: Boys’ and Girls’ Swim

Liz Iaconis, Reporter

December 19, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter

Boys' Swim The boys’ swim team contains 14  swimmers this season and according to sophomore Harry Feig is one of the strongest team atmospheres he’s ever been part of. “Out of all the teams I’ve been on, it has the most team bonding,” Feig said. He feels like the swim team is a f...

Winter Preview: Boys’ Indoor Track

Winter Preview: Boys’ Indoor Track

Bryan Murphy, Sports Editor

December 15, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter

When a team is able to put themselves in record books, it's always a challenge to repeat that success. But the boys' indoor track and field team will look to accomplish that feat this season. Coming off a very successful season last year where they placed 2nd in the state and in the top five for best...

Winter Preview: Boys’ Basketball

Winter Preview: Boys’ Basketball

Nick Scarfo, Sports Editor

December 14, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter

When the preseason predictions from around the state come out, you can always expect the Londonderry Boys' Basketball Team to be mentioned in that list of contenders. Expect no different this season. After only graduating one senior from last years' team, a wealth of more experienced talent will be...

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