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8-Peat

8-Peat

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
May 25, 2017
Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

Seniors on Midlothian High School’s track team know how to win. Over the course of the last four years, the 2017 class has never lost a conference track meet; they are 4-time indoor conference champions and 4-time outdoor conference champions. This domination of Conference 20, which is composed of 5 area...

Seniors Snap Longstanding Streak

Seniors Snap Longstanding Streak

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
April 19, 2017
Filed under Sports

On Friday, April 7th, Midlothian High School hosted the annual Senior vs. Faculty basketball game. Historically, the faculty has dominated the seniors, winning nearly every year in recent memory. However, this year, Midlothian’s seniors had some different plans. Senior athletes included: Taylor Ampy,...

Future Business Leaders

Future Business Leaders

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer
April 3, 2017
Filed under Clubs and Activities

On Thursday, March 30, 2017, the Midlothian chapter of the National Business Honor Society welcomed new inductees during Midlo Morning. In total, 24 inductees joined the prestigious group. In order to join, the student must have taken at least three business classes, have a 3.5 GPA in those classes, a...

Midlo Track Club Takes on NYC

Midlo Track Club Takes on NYC

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
March 15, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

With the conclusion of the regular track season coming to a close at the 4A state meet, a few qualified Midlothian track athletes competed on a national stage with the Midlothian Track Club. On Thursday, March 9th, Midlo qualified six athletes to run in New York City at New Balance Nationals. This tra...

Sprinting into Spring

Sprinting into Spring

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
March 3, 2017
Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Over the past two decades, Midlothian High School’s track & field team has consistently ranked among the best in the state, and this year is no different. As one of the most respected track programs in the state, Midlothian won both the indoor track Conference 20 and 4A East Region titles on the...

Racing to the End

Racing to the End

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer
March 2, 2017
Filed under Winter Sports

The VHSL State Indoor Championships, held on February 24th- 25th at Roanoke College in Salem, Virginia, closed out the 2016-2017 Indoor track season out.  A total 30 boys teams and 33 girls teams competed in the 4A competition.  Although sickness struck the Trojans, they still performed well, placing...

Saying Goodbye to our Seniors

Saying Goodbye to our Seniors

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
February 14, 2017
Filed under Winter Sports

Midlothian High School’s senior class includes numerous dedicated athletes in various sports. Friday, February 10th marked the end of many of their sports tenures here at Midlothian. Before the boys and girls basketball games this Friday, each graduating senior received recognition in front of parent...

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 ...

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...

Midlothian Loses Close Game to Rival James River

Midlothian Loses Close Game to Rival James River

Lucas Via, Sports Editor
January 19, 2017
Filed under Winter Sports

Through the last decade at Midlothian High School, students have graduated, teachers have retired, and administrators have shifted; however, one thing has remained the same: Midlo and James River share a fierce rivalry. Each year, arguably the biggest rivalry for the Trojans is when they face off a...

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,...

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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