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Midlo Girls XC Race in Cary

Midlo Girls XC Race in Cary

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 4, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

On November 25, 2017, Midlo’s Girls Cross Country team competed in the Southeast Nike Cross Regional meet in Cary, North Carolina. This high-intensity competition holds the greatest importance, for those who emerge victorious advance to Nike Cross Nationals. During the meet, runners braved freezing tempe...

Call Signs to Play Belmont Abbey Lacrosse

Call Signs to Play Belmont Abbey Lacrosse

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 27, 2017


Filed under Sports

On high school sports teams, countless athletes dream of pursuing the sport they love in college. On November 20, 2017, Senior Katie Call recently made this dream a reality by signing to play lacrosse for Belmont Abbey College. Held in the Midlothian High School library, the National Letter of I...

Midlo Falls in State Volleyball Championship

Midlo Falls in State Volleyball Championship

Riley Towsend and Zoe Kopidis

November 21, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

On November 16, 2017, the Midlothian High School Volleyball team reached a feat that very few teams in Midlo history have achieved. At 1:00 pm, the VCU Siegel Center played host to the Midlo Volleyball team, as they competed for a state title. For the second time in four years, the Trojans fought deep ...

HITting the Road to States

HITting the Road to States

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 21, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

“Our goal is States,” exclaims Mary Hettinger, a sophomore on the Midlothian High School Girls Varsity Volleyball team.  After setting this goal early in the season, the Trojans have worked hard to reach it.  With an 18-5 season, they achieved this task and are on their way to the post-season pla...

Midlo XC Team Takes On States

Midlo XC Team Takes On States

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 21, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

On November 10, 2017, Midlo’s Cross Country team competed in the VHSL Region 4A State Cross Country Championship at Great Meadows. This competition hosts the finest athletes in the state, and every competitor in attendance wants to win a state title. The meet challenged and pushed every athlete to t...

Rolling to the Regional Championship

Rolling to the Regional Championship

Alyssa Marchese and Samantha Johnson

November 15, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

The Special Olympics are a way for kids and adults with intellectual and athletic disabilities to compete in athletic events. Dozens of different events are included, but at the moment, Midlothian's focus is on roller skating. For eight weeks, starting in September, the High Intensity Autism Self-Cont...

Midlo Football Falls to Monacan in First Playoff Game in Thirty-One Years

Midlo Football Falls to Monacan in First Playoff Game in Thirty-One Years

Riley Townsend and Zoe Kopidis

November 15, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

The Midlo Trojans Football team entered its first playoff game in 31 years on November 10, 2017, against the profoundly talented and undefeated Monacan Chiefs. Before the game clock even began, Midlo faced a setback, as starting quarterback Kyle Daniluk was held out of the game due to a back injury su...

Midlo Dives Into Swim Season

Midlo Dives Into Swim Season

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 13, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

High school swimming was formed in 2015, as a parent-run and funded club sport, in Chesterfield County. Midlo swimmers made history in the pool, competing against other schools, during the first season of high school swimming. At the start of the 2017-2018 school year, the MHS swim team became a VHSL...

Midlothian Football Celebrates Senior Night

Midlothian Football Celebrates Senior Night

Sophie King, Merrill Livingston, and Joy Li

November 13, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, TLN

On Friday, November 3rd, the seniors on the Midlothian football team showed their appreciation for their teachers before their big senior night.  Each senior on the team asked their most influential teacher to wear their jersey throughout the day on Friday.  All players on the team also addressed cert...

Midlo Football Ends Thirty-One Year Playoff Drought

Midlo Football Ends Thirty-One Year Playoff Drought

Riley Townsend, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 9, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

It’s been 31 years since the Midlo football team made the playoffs. For perspective, the last time Midlo punched a playoff bid a gallon of gas was 89 cents, and the most advanced apple computer held 1.44MB of hard drive storage. Yet in the year 2017, this drought spanning more than three decades has com...

Midlo XC Team Sweeps the Podium

Midlo XC Team Sweeps the Podium

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 9, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

On November 2, 2017, Midlo’s Cross Country team competed in one of the biggest meets of the year: 4A Region B Cross Country Regional Championship. This competition challenges every participant, for the course boasts ruthless hills, unsteady ground, and narrow pathways. Regardless of the grueling ...

Seniors Say Sayonara to the Court

Seniors Say Sayonara to the Court

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 31, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

The Midlothian High School Class of 2018 includes numerous, dedicated student-athletes who have given four years to the Trojans.  As the fall season comes to a close, seniors approach their final time wearing a Midlo uniform and begin to look back on memories they have made.  Before the Girls Voll...

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