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Curry Crushes Competition

Curry Crushes Competition

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer
February 21, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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, 2017
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...

Midlothian’s Medford Basketball Team Notches Historic Victory

Midlothian’s Medford Basketball Team Notches Historic Victory

Lucas Via and Merrill Livingston
January 16, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

For years, schools in central Virginia from James River to Matoaca have participated in what's known as the Medford Basketball League. The Medford League consists of high school students with intellectual disabilities playing in their own competitive basketball league. On January 5, 2017, Midlothian ...

Turnovers Trump Trojans

Turnovers Trump Trojans

Lucas Via, Sports Writer
December 7, 2016
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Midlothian High School head basketball coach David Brohl preaches the importance of limiting “Turnovers, Turnovers, Turnovers!”.  The Trojans have tallied nearly 20 turnovers in their first two games. Senior captain Tyler Gregory described how their sometimes sloppy offense ends up hurting them defensively,...

Mighty Mulroy Makes Her Mark

Mighty Mulroy Makes Her Mark

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor
December 7, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Congratulations to senior Nora Mulroy for receiving the title of Conference 20 Player of the Year and for making 1st Team All State for field hockey. Mulroy has played on the Midlothian Varsity Field Hockey team since her freshman year and plans to continue her field hockey and academic careers n...

Racing to a Title

Racing to a Title

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer
December 2, 2016
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

As the cross country season comes to an end, Coach Stan Morgan and Dan Ward prepare their athletes for a new road to victory.  The Midlothian Trojans 2016-2017 indoor track team is filled with many returning athletes who could make the difference in a state championship.  Junior Eva Johnson said,...

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