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Boys Lacrosse Celebrates the Class of 2019

Boys Lacrosse Celebrates the Class of 2019

Maddie Burke and Emily Vanlandingham

May 3, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

On Wednesday, May 1, 2019, Midlo Boys Lacrosse recognized their seniors in a home game against the James River Rapids. Prior to the game, the athletes took time to show their appreciation for the thirteen seniors graduating in June. Posters hung on the fence, decorated with pictures of each senior. An announce...

Midlo Shows Heart at Special Olympics Event

Midlo Shows Heart at Special Olympics Event

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 3, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Tuesday, April 23, 2019, the Midlothian High School Special Education Department, along with Special Olympics of Virginia Area 6 and the Midlothian Champions Club, held the first Special Olympics Track Meet at F.W. Poates Stadium. The thunderous sounds from the Midlothian Drumline and cheering students wel...

Midlo Track and Field Athletes Recognized for All Metro

Midlo Track and Field Athletes Recognized for All Metro

Cara Hahn, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 29, 2019


Filed under Spring Sports

Each year, both indoor and outdoor track athletes receive recognition as All-Metro athletes. These individuals stand out among the rest due to their superior times and/or performances. Congratulations to the following individuals for making All-Metro for their hard work and skills in each event and pl...

Six Midlo Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

Six Midlo Athletes Sign Letters of Intent

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 29, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Throughout the years, the Midlothian High School athletic program has produced numerous athletes who have moved on to play the sports they love in college. On Wednesday, April 17, 2019, six of Midlothian’s students athletes signed National Letters of Intent to continue their academic and athletic jou...

Midlo Girls Soccer Faces Powhatan

Midlo Girls Soccer Faces Powhatan

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

April 29, 2019


Filed under Spring Sports

On April 24, 2019, Midlo’s Lady Trojans Soccer team faced off against the Powhatan Indians at Powhatan High School. Located only fifteen minutes apart, Midlo and Powhatan have always had a fierce rivalry, which continues to push each team to outwork one another. Coming off of a 9-0 win over L.C. Bi...

Midlo Boys Lacrosse Dominates LC Bird

Midlo Boys Lacrosse Dominates LC Bird

Emily Vanlandingham, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 25, 2019


Filed under Spring Sports

On Monday, April 15, 2019, Midlothian Boys Lacrosse took on the L.C. Bird Skyhawks. Looking strong coming off warm ups, Midlo started strong in the first quarter, as senior Bryson Miller secured the first goal. Although Bird fought hard to gain the ball, the Midlo offensive lineup had other plans. Will He...

Long Joins the Randolph-Macon Jackets

Long Joins the Randolph-Macon Jackets

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 23, 2019


Filed under Sports

Every year, Midlo produces numerous athletes who move on to compete in collegiate athletics.  On Wednesday, April 10, 2019, junior Zoe Long joined these athletes, as she committed to play soccer at Randolph-Macon College.  Long looks forward to playing soccer at the collegiate level and continuing ...

Leeper Leaps to Lynchburg

Leeper Leaps to Lynchburg

Maddie Burke, Sports Editor

April 21, 2019


Filed under Sports

Every year, Midlo sends elite athletes to compete at the collegiate level. On Wednesday, April 17, 2019, senior Abbi Leeper joined these athletes, as she signed to play volleyball at University of Lynchburg for the fall of 2019. Leeper’s passion for the sport began 6 years ago when she switche...

Hammond Commits to Mary Washington

Hammond Commits to Mary Washington

Maddie Burke, Sports Editor

April 17, 2019


Filed under Sports

On Wednesday, April 18, 2019, senior Zoe Hammond joined Midlo’s group of committed athletes, as she signed to continue her field hockey career at the Division 3 University of Mary Washington. Hammond has competed in the sport of field hockey since 5th grade. She recalls, “I hated soccer, soft...

Smith Starts a New Chapter at H-SC

Smith Starts a New Chapter at H-SC

Erin Junkmann and Marisa Ruotolo

April 17, 2019


Filed under Sports

Over the years, the Midlothian football Program has produced several athletes that have gone on to playing collegiate football. Senior Noah Smith joined these athletes when he verbally committed to continue his academic and athletic journey at Hampden-Sydney College.  Smith has played football since his first ...

Botello Commits to Belmont Abbey

Botello Commits to Belmont Abbey

Caitlin Woods, Sarah Moskovitz, and Cara Hahn

April 17, 2019


Filed under Sports

On December 23, 2019, senior Baylea Botello committed play Division II Volleyball at Belmont Abbey College, Home of the Crusaders. Botello is thrilled to start in the fall and has already made plans to live on campus for the next four years. Botello has known she wanted to play college volleyball sinc...

White Builds Bridges to Braves

White Builds Bridges to Braves

Erin Junkmann and Anna Chen

April 16, 2019


Filed under Sports

On April 17, 2019, in the Midlothian High School's auxiliary gym, senior Abby White signed her National Letter of Intent to officially play Division II softball for the University of North Carolina - Pembroke Braves. "It was a fun experience this time to sign by myself," said White, who originally signe...

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