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Midlo XC Team Reigns Victorious

Midlo XC Team Reigns Victorious

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

November 7, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

On November 1, 2018, 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 ...

Boys Volleyball Faces Petersburg in Playoffs

Boys Volleyball Faces Petersburg in Playoffs

Cara Hahn and Erin Junkmann

November 7, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports

On October 30, 2018, the Trojan Boys Volleyball team started the first game of the playoffs at home with a bang against Petersburg. The Trojans came out strong for the first set, with senior Sammy Varela delivering three ace serves in a row. Middle hitters senior Lucas Chazo and junior Carson Parrish ...

Carter Averette Commits to Play Soccer at Lynchburg

Carter Averette Commits to Play Soccer at Lynchburg

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 7, 2018


Filed under Sports

On October 22, 2018, star senior athlete Carter Averette announced his commitment to continue his soccer career at the University of Lynchburg, as the first of the boys varsity soccer team to do so. Averette is well-respected amongst his teammates, with senior James O'Connell commenting,"He works e...

Field Hockey Advances to States After 16 Years

Field Hockey Advances to States After 16 Years

Maddie Burke, Sports Editor

November 4, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

For the past 16 years, Midlo Field Hockey has fallen just short of States. On Tuesday, October 30, 2018, the team finally put an end to this drought as they won the second game in the Regional Tournament, securing their spot in States. This feat did not come easily, as it took mountains of grit and ...

Christian Chambers Verbally Commits to James Madison

Christian Chambers Verbally Commits to James Madison

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 31, 2018


Filed under Sports

Throughout the years, Midlothian has produced a great amount of athletes that have gone on to play their sport at the collegiate level.  On October 14, 2018, junior baseball and football player Christian Chambers announced his commitment to pursue his baseball career at James Madison University. Ch...

Vote for Will Pomeroy, RTD Player of the Week

Vote for Will Pomeroy, RTD Player of the Week

Midlo Scoop Staff

October 28, 2018


Filed under Sports

Please CLICK HERE to vote for senior Midlo Varsity Football player Will Pomeroy, 3 rec., 46 yards, 2 TDs; 72-yard passing TD, in a 24-20 win over Monacan, as he competes for Richmond Times Dispatch Player of the Week!  Go Trojans!...

Midlo Secures Win for Seniors

Midlo Secures Win for Seniors

Maddie Burke, Sports Editor

October 26, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

Each season, Midlo athletes must say goodbye to the experienced leaders on their teams. On October 24, 2018, the Midlothian Field Hockey team celebrated its seniors during a home game against the Monacan Chiefs.  Posters featuring pictures of each senior  hung on the fence of the stadium, as each se...

Senior Football Players Honor Favorite Teachers Senior Night

Senior Football Players Honor Favorite Teachers Senior Night

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

October 24, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

In honor of Midlothian High School's Football Senior Night, on Friday, October 19, 2018, each senior football player took a trip to his favorite teacher's classroom in the morning before school and gifted them with their game night jersey. Coach Matt Hutchings began this exciting tradition in the 20...

Cross Country Honors Dedicated Seniors

Cross Country Honors Dedicated Seniors

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

October 24, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports

On October 17, 2018, the Midlo Cross Country team assembled at Pocahontas State Park to compete in their last regular season meet of the year. The course has become a type of muscle memory for the runners; they have raced countless competitions and run hundreds of training miles on this field, which left a bi...

Trojan Football Commemorates the Class of 2019

Erin Junkmann and Cara Hahn

October 24, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports

Throughout the years, each sport at Midlothian has a unique tradition for Senior Night. The Midlothian High School Varsity Football Team celebrated both seniors and teachers with each senior player giving his jersey to the teacher that has influenced him most during his time at Midlo. “I gave my jer...

Midlo XC Conquers the Big Apple

Midlo XC Conquers the Big Apple

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

October 18, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

On October 12, 2018, Midlo’s Varsity Cross Country team traveled to New York City for the Manhattan Cross Country Invitational. Teams from across the United States, including California, Florida, and Kentucky, attended the Manhattan Invitational, enhancing the competition and emphasizing the impor...

Setting Up a Win for Senior Night

Setting Up a Win for Senior Night

Erin Junkmann and Cara Hahn

October 18, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports

As the seasons begin to change, many seniors’ high school athletic careers come to a close. On October 15, 2018, the Midlothian High School Boys Varsity Volleyball Team hosted the Cosby Titans on Senior Night, honoring the players graduating this year for their hard work, both on and off the court. ...

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