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Beginning of a Dynasty

Beginning of a Dynasty

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

The Midlothian Boys Lacrosse team is ready to take on the upcoming spring season. The team spent much of the fall preparing by participating in a recreational team to stay in shape and work on building their teamwork and skills. Many of the lacrosse members participated, except for a select few who had...

Shooting for States

Shooting for States

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

After winning the Conference 20 Championship last year, the Midlothian girls lacrosse team hopes to advance even further this season. The girls prepared for their season by participating in an indoor league at XL Sports World. Each Saturday, the girls played full-length games with players from other...

Shell’s Soccer Career Shines

Shell’s Soccer Career Shines

Emily Junkmann, Technology Editor

March 3, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

On Tuesday, February 21, 2017, sophomore Taylor Shell verbally committed to play Division 1 soccer at the University of Miami following her high school graduation. Shell began playing soccer at the age of three years old and has always dreamed of playing college soccer. This childhood dream is being ...

Hittin’ the Court

Hittin’ the Court

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor

March 3, 2017


Filed under Sports

With the changing of the weather comes the changing of the sports season as well. As March rolls around, so does spring sports and with that, the reigning Regional Tennis Champions, the Midlothian Boys Varsity Tennis Team. Led by new coach Al Rivers, practices began the week of February 20th, and t...

Leaving It All on the Court

Leaving It All on the Court

Sydney Van Horn and Patterson Levitch

February 27, 2017


Filed under Sports

The Midlothian Medford Basketball team closed out its first season ever on February 23rd with a game against Matoaca High School. Midlothian High School students and faculty alike came from their lunches to cheer on and support both teams in this final game. Returning players came back to show off t...

Midlothian Returns Its Best Boys Soccer Team in Years

Midlothian Returns Its Best Boys Soccer Team in Years

Lucas Via, Sports Editor

February 27, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

Over the course of the past few years, Midlothian’s soccer team often consisted of a youthful group of athletes. These young athletes, however, have matured, and now the Midlothian Boys Soccer team boasts the best squad in years. Experienced seniors includeL Hunter Lemon, Peti Koppanyi, Michael Sout...

Lacing Up the Cleats

Lacing Up the Cleats

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer

February 24, 2017


Filed under Spring Sports

The infield is dragged, the grass is cut, and the Lady Trojans are ready to begin another season under the direction of Coach Rich Johann. Despite an unfavorable record during the last few seasons, the team stands confident  and ready to change the momentum this year. After last year’s loss of seniors E...

Curry Crushes Competition

Curry Crushes Competition

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer

February 21, 2017


Filed under Sports

Congratulations to senior Camryn Curry for shattering eight Swim Chesterfield records during her 2016-2017 season. As a member of Poseidon and Quest Swimming, Curry has dedicated herself to the sport through years of competing and countless hours of practice. Curry will continue her athletic and ...

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 ...

Making Waves

Making Waves

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer

February 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

The club swim team at Midlothian is back in full swing for the 2017 season after joining the Swim Chesterfield league for the first time last year. The team, consisting of over forty swimmers, led by coaches Kristen Conner and Gene Bryson, practice Monday through Thursday in preparation for weekly meets ...

Exploding With Potential

Exploding With Potential

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor

February 1, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

With the Midlothian High School Varsity Wrestling team in the midst of the 2016-2017 season, the boys are gearing up for the upcoming weeks, hoping to continue their season strong. Over the weekend of January 21st, the team headed to the Conference 20 meet qualifier, where the team competed for seeded pl...

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...

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