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Midlo Basketball Battles Bravely in Regional Matchups

Midlo Basketball Battles Bravely in Regional Matchups

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 21, 2019


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

On Monday, February 18, 2019, the Midlothian High School Girls and Boys Basketball teams hosted a double-header as the first round of the Regional Playoffs. The ladies tipped off at 6:00 pm against the Louisa County Lions; whereas, the men started at 7:30 pm against the Chancellor Chargers.  Once the fir...

Midlo Men’s Swim Emerges as Regional Champs; 200 Free Relay Team Claims State Championship

Midlo Men’s Swim Emerges as Regional Champs; 200 Free Relay Team Claims State Championship

Cara Hahn, Maddie Burke

February 19, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Friday, February 8, 2019, the Midlothian Men's Swim team emerged the victor in the Regional Championships, held at the Collegiate School Aquatics Center. Competing against ten different schools from all over the region, Midlo geared up to swim against their biggest rivals. Throughout the competition...

Hunter Klein Commits to the Tribe

Hunter Klein Commits to the Tribe

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 18, 2019


Filed under Sports

Throughout the years, the Midlothian High School football program has produced athletes who have gone on the play in college. On February 3, 2019, senior Hunter Klein joined these athletes by verbally committing to play Division I at the College of William and Mary. Then, on February 6, 2019, Klein si...

Indoor Track Conquers Regionals

Indoor Track Conquers Regionals

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

February 13, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On February 9, 2019, Midlo’s Indoor Track team competed in the VHSL Region 4B Cross Country Championships at Woodberry Forest. The Trojans entered the race with a fierce mindset with the ultimate goals of winning the team championship and qualifying individuals for the VHSL State Meet. As they stepp...

Staib Signs for Tribe Football

Staib Signs for Tribe Football

Maddie Burke, Sports Editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under Sports

Every year, numerous Midlothian athletes take their game to the next level by deciding to play their sport in college. On February 3, 2019, senior Brayden Staib joined these athletes by verbally committing to play D1 football at the College of William and Mary, and on February 6, he made it official by...

Elite Midlo Athletes Sign National Letters of Intent

Elite Midlo Athletes Sign National Letters of Intent

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 7, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

Every year, the Midlothian High School Athletic Program produces numerous athletes that have committed to play the sport they love at the next level. On Wednesday, February 6, 2019, Midlo Activities Director Mrs. Shea Collins welcomed families, friends, and coaches into the Auxiliary Gym to celebrate e...

Midlo Boys Lacrosse Dominates the Preseason

Midlo Boys Lacrosse Dominates the Preseason

Emily Vanlandingham, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 31, 2019


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

In order to stay in shape, athletes work out year-round, often competing on travel teams or club squads. Leading up to lacrosse tryouts, several Midlo lacrosse players joined forces to compete on January 21, 2019, in the MLK High School Lacrosse Tournament, a good way for the athletes to build team chemi...

Morrison Swings for UNCW

Morrison Swings for UNCW

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 31, 2019


Filed under Sports

Throughout the years, Midlothian High School has always had a very successful athletic program, producing a plethora of athletes who compete in collegiate level sports. On December 5, 2018, junior Emily Morrison accomplished this goal when she announced her verbal commitment to play Division I Softbal...

Midlo Track Takes On Triple Whammy

Midlo Track Takes On Triple Whammy

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

January 28, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports

The Midlo Track team has a reputation of competing often, but the week of January 19-26, 2019 brought competition to the next level. The team participated and excelled in the St. Christopher’s Mini-Meet (1-19-19), Pat Covas Invitational (1-21-19), and Midlo Polar Bear Meet (1-23-19). Up for a challeng...

Furman and Smith Verbally Commit to Randolph-Macon for Baseball

Cara Hahn, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 25, 2019


Filed under Sports

Each year, Midlo sends numerous athletes to take the next step in their athletic careers by signing and committing to play their sport at the collegiate level. College coaches now visit many high school sporting events to try to entice talented players to commit to their schools. In November of 2018, s...

Cummings Commits to Randolph-Macon College

Cummings Commits to Randolph-Macon College

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 23, 2019


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

At the turn of the new year, star senior athlete Bogue Cummings announced his verbal commitment to continue his soccer career at Randolph-Macon College. Cummings is a highly-regarded teammate, with senior Sammy Varela commenting, "His fiery presence on the pitch helps lead the team to important vict...

Midlo Athletes Earn RTD Recognition for Fall Season

Midlo Athletes Earn RTD Recognition for Fall Season

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

January 7, 2019


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

Annually, The Richmond Times Dispatch recognizes stellar Metro-area athletes after each sports’ postseason concludes. The awards include: Athlete of the Year, First Team Member, Second Team Member, and Honorable Mention. This year, nine Midlo athletes in four of the five sports that Midlo competes in ...

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