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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...

Swimming With Kindness

Swimming With Kindness

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer
January 25, 2017
Filed under Sports

Traditional high school sports, such as football, lacrosse, and soccer, draw wide support from the school and community. However, some sports need to forge a new path. Midlo's swim team stands poised to do just that.  Swim captains Bradley Jenkins and Camryn Curry, in collaboration with co-captains, Ma...

Welcoming the New Face of Midlothian Football

Welcoming the New Face of Midlothian Football

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor
January 25, 2017
Filed under Fall Sports

Following the ending of this year's 2016-2017 football season, Coach Kevin Thomas stepped down as head coach, and administration worked to fill the position. After holding interviews, with several viable applicants ready to take over, the administration deliberated and selected Coach Matt Hutchings. Afte...

Lindenfeld Takes 1,000

Lindenfeld Takes 1,000

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer
January 20, 2017
Filed under Sports

On January 5, 2017, Senior Tina Lindenfeld scored her 1,000th point of her high school career.  Lindenfeld has played travel basketball teams since she was little.  With her superior knowledge and experience of the game, all of her coach's knew she would be something special.  Tina Lindenfeld has...

Midlothian’s Medford Basketball Team Notches Historic Victory

Midlothian’s Medford Basketball Team Notches Historic Victory

Lucas Via and Merrill Livingston
January 16, 2017
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

For years, schools in central Virginia from James River to Matoaca have participated in what's known as the Medford Basketball League. The Medford League consists of high school students with intellectual disabilities playing in their own competitive basketball league. On January 5, 2017, Midlothian ...

Turnovers Trump Trojans

Turnovers Trump Trojans

Lucas Via, Sports Writer
December 7, 2016
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Midlothian High School head basketball coach David Brohl preaches the importance of limiting “Turnovers, Turnovers, Turnovers!”.  The Trojans have tallied nearly 20 turnovers in their first two games. Senior captain Tyler Gregory described how their sometimes sloppy offense ends up hurting them defensively,...

Mighty Mulroy Makes Her Mark

Mighty Mulroy Makes Her Mark

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor
December 7, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Congratulations to senior Nora Mulroy for receiving the title of Conference 20 Player of the Year and for making 1st Team All State for field hockey. Mulroy has played on the Midlothian Varsity Field Hockey team since her freshman year and plans to continue her field hockey and academic careers n...

Racing to a Title

Racing to a Title

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer
December 2, 2016
Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

As the cross country season comes to an end, Coach Stan Morgan and Dan Ward prepare their athletes for a new road to victory.  The Midlothian Trojans 2016-2017 indoor track team is filled with many returning athletes who could make the difference in a state championship.  Junior Eva Johnson said,...

Midlothian Cheerleader Leaves His Mark

Midlothian Cheerleader Leaves His Mark

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer
December 2, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Cheerleading has become an increasingly popular and respected sport that requires a large amount of strength and dedication. This year, a surprising member of the Midlothian competition team displayed that strength and dedication: Midlo's first male competition cheerleader, Slater Beck. The junior began cheerleading ...

Football Banquet Highlights Standout Players

Football Banquet Highlights Standout Players

Mr. Kevin Thomas, Varsity Football Coach
December 2, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports

Congratulations to the following football players who received individual honors at the end of season banquet: Most Outstanding Offensive Lineman- Bobby Stout Most Outstanding Offensive Back- Joey Doherty  Most Outstanding Defensive Lineman- Brayden Staib Most Outstanding Defensive Back- Jermani Brown...

The Road to Regionals

The Road to Regionals

Lara Ann Douglas and Patterson Levitch
November 17, 2016
Filed under Fall Sports

The Girls Varsity Volleyball team wrapped up another outstanding season on Wednesday, November 9. Players give credit for their 20-7 record to Coach Sherman Chung: “He helped us improve and come together as a team,” says Dana Fowler. “He pushed us to try new things, which had a huge impact o...

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