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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...

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...

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