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A Race to the End of Fall

A Race to the End of Fall

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer

November 16, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports

On Saturday, November 12th, both boys and girls teams competed in the VHSL Cross Country State Championships. For seniors Eric Overby, Court Warfield, Ally Gleason, Daisy Hooper, and Patterson Levitch, this was their last high school cross country race.  Daisy Hooper recalled, “After the race I ...

Women’s Volleyball Conference Champs!

Women’s Volleyball Conference Champs!

Lucas Via, Sports Editor

November 11, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

On November 3rd, 2016, Midlothian HIgh School’s women's volleyball team completed an impressive feat, winning  the 4A Conference 20 Championship. A win over the Powhatan Lady Indians marked the first championship achieved by any of the players on the current team. Senior outside hitter Taylor A...

Ready. Set. Sign.

Ready. Set. Sign.

Sydney Van Horn, Copy Editor

November 11, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

On Wednesday, November 9th, members of the Midlothian field Hockey, lacrosse, and basketball teams met in the closed commons, along with family and friends, to celebrate a very exciting day, National Letter of Intent (NLI) Day. Three young female athletes from different sports signed their letters of ...

Trojans Finish Strong

Trojans Finish Strong

Lucas Via and Lara Douglas

November 9, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Throughout recent years, Midlothian High School has struggled to produce strong collegiate football talent. However, with two athletes committing to competitive schools on both the Division I and Division II level, this trend has surely shifted. Senior transfer Jermani Brown and teammate Joey Doherty have bot...

Trojans XC Stampede Conference 20

Trojans XC Stampede Conference 20

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports

Congratulations to the Conference Champion Midlothian Boys and Girls Cross Country team!  The Midlothian girls won with an outstanding team, including top 3 finishers: Girls Champion Eva Johnson, Camryn Adams, and Ashlyn Ferguson.  The boys swept the field, winning 1st place  through 5th place.  ...

Smiling Through the Tears

Smiling Through the Tears

Sydney Van Horn, Staff Writer

October 25, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

On Wednesday October 19th, the Midlothian Varsity Field Hockey Team took the field against the Clover Hill Cavaliers, one of the team's biggest threats of the season. The ladies had beaten the Cavs one week prior to the major matchup; however, they knew that Clover Hill would come out stronger than be...

Tumbling to Regionals

Tumbling to Regionals

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer

October 24, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports

On October 20, 2016, a week after placing fourth in the District Competition, the Midlothian Competition Cheer squad traveled to Dinwiddie High School to compete in the Conference 20 Championship. Six teams battled to place top four in order to move on to Regionals, and the Trojans did just that. A...

Putting on the 18th

Putting on the 18th

Lucas Via, Sports Writer

October 19, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports

Through the last 2 years, Midlothian qualified one participant in the state golf tournament to compete. Junior Kyle Clarke represented Midlothian admirably on both occasions. With the golf season lasting just over 2 months, it encompasses less time than any sport at Midlothian.  On October 10th and ...

Battling on and off the Field

Battling on and off the Field

Lara Ann Douglas and Sydney Van Horn

October 19, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports

The Trojans traveled to The Swamp on October 14th to face off against the James River Rapids in the annual Coal Bowl. Since 1990, the Coal Bowl has been an intense battle between the two rival hometown teams. The schools come together every year to raise awareness for Breast Cancer, a goal far great...

Lights, Run, Action

Lights, Run, Action

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer

October 15, 2016


Filed under Sports

As the Midlothian cross country team checked off the third meet of the season from the list, the Trojans can celebrate with joy.  Both the girls and the guys teams went to Pole Green Park to participate in the RVA Relays, the only race in the Richmond area, offered to high school running teams at...

Trojans Take Manhattan

Trojans Take Manhattan

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer

October 15, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports

An exciting trip to New York to compete in the 44th Annual Manhattan Invitational, set up in Van Cortlandt Park, marked a defining moment for the boys and girls Midlothian cross country teams.  After long hours in the car, the Trojans began their Manhattan experience with true New York pizza and...

S-E-N-I-O-R-S

S-E-N-I-O-R-S

Sydney Van Horn and Lara Ann Douglas

October 12, 2016


Filed under Sports

On Thursday October 6th, Midlo seniors and juniors battled it out in an intense matchup for the annual Powder Puff game. The juniors and seniors met on the football field to warm up before starting the game. As students rushed in to fill the bleachers, the senior class decided to intimidate their opp...

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