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Hittin’ the Court

Hittin’ the Court

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor
March 3
Filed under Sports

With the changing of the weather comes the changing of the sports season as well. As March rolls around, so does spring sports and with that, the reigning Regional Tennis Champions, the Midlothian Boys Varsity Tennis Team. Led by new coach Al Rivers, practices began the week of February 20th, and t...

Leaving It All on the Court

Leaving It All on the Court

Sydney Van Horn and Patterson Levitch
February 27
Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Midlothian Medford Basketball team closed out its first season ever on February 23rd with a game against Matoaca High School. Midlothian High School students and faculty alike came from their lunches to cheer on and support both teams in this final game. Returning players came back to show off t...

Midlothian Returns Its Best Boys Soccer Team in Years

Midlothian Returns Its Best Boys Soccer Team in Years

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
February 27
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Over the course of the past few years, Midlothian’s soccer team often consisted of a youthful group of athletes. These young athletes, however, have matured, and now the Midlothian Boys Soccer team boasts the best squad in years. Experienced seniors includeL Hunter Lemon, Peti Koppanyi, Michael Sout...

Lacing Up the Cleats

Lacing Up the Cleats

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer
February 24
Filed under Spring Sports

The infield is dragged, the grass is cut, and the Lady Trojans are ready to begin another season under the direction of Coach Rich Johann. Despite an unfavorable record during the last few seasons, the team stands confident  and ready to change the momentum this year. After last year’s loss of seniors E...

Curry Crushes Competition

Curry Crushes Competition

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer
February 21
Filed under Sports

Congratulations to senior Camryn Curry for shattering eight Swim Chesterfield records during her 2016-2017 season. As a member of Poseidon and Quest Swimming, Curry has dedicated herself to the sport through years of competing and countless hours of practice. Curry will continue her athletic and ...

Basketball Playoff Preview

Basketball Playoff Preview

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
February 9
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Most Midlothian High School coaches and spectators would agree that this year’s boys basketball team is the best in a few years. The team has seven seniors in its graduating class, many of whom have played for four years with the program. The talent and seniority that this Midlothian team possesses ...

Making Waves

Making Waves

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer
February 6
Filed under Sports

The club swim team at Midlothian is back in full swing for the 2017 season after joining the Swim Chesterfield league for the first time last year. The team, consisting of over forty swimmers, led by coaches Kristen Conner and Gene Bryson, practice Monday through Thursday in preparation for weekly meets ...

Exploding With Potential

Exploding With Potential

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor
February 1
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

With the Midlothian High School Varsity Wrestling team in the midst of the 2016-2017 season, the boys are gearing up for the upcoming weeks, hoping to continue their season strong. Over the weekend of January 21st, the team headed to the Conference 20 meet qualifier, where the team competed for seeded pl...

Buzzer Beater

Buzzer Beater

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
January 31
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Two years ago, Midlothian hosted Clover Hill at home with one of the craziest basketball finishes in Trojan basketball history. In the Junior Varsity game that day, then sophomore and now senior Tyler Gregory heaved up a half-court shot, and as time expired, swished in a 3-pointer to win. Two years later, ma...

Swimming With Kindness

Swimming With Kindness

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer
January 25
Filed under Sports

Traditional high school sports, such as football, lacrosse, and soccer, draw wide support from the school and community. However, some sports need to forge a new path. Midlo's swim team stands poised to do just that.  Swim captains Bradley Jenkins and Camryn Curry, in collaboration with co-captains, Ma...

Welcoming the New Face of Midlothian Football

Welcoming the New Face of Midlothian Football

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor
January 25
Filed under Fall Sports

Following the ending of this year's 2016-2017 football season, Coach Kevin Thomas stepped down as head coach, and administration worked to fill the position. After holding interviews, with several viable applicants ready to take over, the administration deliberated and selected Coach Matt Hutchings. Afte...

Lindenfeld Takes 1,000

Lindenfeld Takes 1,000

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer
January 20
Filed under Sports

On January 5, 2017, Senior Tina Lindenfeld scored her 1,000th point of her high school career.  Lindenfeld has played travel basketball teams since she was little.  With her superior knowledge and experience of the game, all of her coach's knew she would be something special.  Tina Lindenfeld has...

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