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Trojans Ignite the Field

Trojans Ignite the Field

Sydney Van Horn and Lara Ann Douglas

October 11, 2016


Filed under Sports

With Homecoming festivities dwindling down, Hurricane Matthew was on the rise, but the storm held off long enough for the Trojans to play their Homecoming football game against the Manchester Lancers on October 9th. Once the Homecoming parade commenced and the elaborate floats made their way off the t...

Hitting It Hard

Hitting It Hard

Lucas Via, Sports Editor

October 5, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports

Nearly every year for a half a decade, Midlothian High School’s girls volleyball team has sent athletes to the collegiate level. From Kelsey Goodman at Roanoke to Morgan Seal at Randolph Macon, Midlothian continues a familiar trend. This year's collegiate prospects consist of seniors Lauryn Basl a...

The Woman, The Myth, The Legend

The Woman, The Myth, The Legend

Sydney Van Horn, Staff Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Spotlights

After last year’s stellar field hockey season, making it all the way to regionals, senior captain Nora Mulroy is back and ready to make her senior year one to remember. Last year, Nora was named co-captain, along with Frankie Urcia and Natalie Durcan, Class of 2016. With the graduation of both of those players, ...

Here Comes the Boom

Here Comes the Boom

Sydney Van Horn, Staff Writer

October 3, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports

Coming off of a high from last year's regional finish, the Midlothian High School Field Hockey team came back even more fierce this year. With conditioning starting the week after school let out and official practices beginning on August 1st, this dedicated team has put in effort day in and day out. ...

Trojans Tailgate the Way to Victory

Trojans Tailgate the Way to Victory

Lara Ann Douglas and Sydney Van Horn

October 1, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports

On Friday, September 23rd, the Midlothian High School senior class gathered for the first tailgate of the year before the football team kicked off against George Wythe. Senior Class Historian Alexa Battle, who helped organize the tailgate, notes, “We killed the turnout this year- it was much better than years pa...

Trojans’ Good Luck Charm

Trojans’ Good Luck Charm

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer

September 26, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports

Every Friday night, captain and starting quarterback Kyle Daniluk leads the Midlothian Varsity Football team onto the field. The junior began his high school football career on JV before Coach Kevin Thomas pulled him up to varsity halfway through his sophomore season. Position shifting on the team ...

Greatness in Gregory

Greatness in Gregory

Lucas Via, Sports Editor

September 23, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Reaching the state tournament exists as a goal for any high school sports team. Whether that goal is unlikely or an annual occurrence, achieving it is always satisfying for everyone involved. Midlothian’s volleyball team knows this feeling, as they have reached the state tournament each of the last 3 y...

Midlothian Fights Cosby in a High Scoring Thriller

Midlothian Fights Cosby in a High Scoring Thriller

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer

September 23, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

On September 15, 2016, dozens of spirited Midlo students traveled to Cosby High School to cheer on the Varsity football team. The Trojans kept fans on their toes during every play, showing improvement on both offense and defense. After trailing 8-6 at halftime, Midlo relentlessly pressured the Titans. The...

A Girl on the Run to Success

A Girl on the Run to Success

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer

September 23, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

With the 2016-2017 fall sport season rolling into full swing,  Junior Ashlyn Ferguson is definitely in the center of the radar. It is a known fact that being a student-athlete is a hard task to take on while in high school.  The public sees student-athletes as  prominent people, who represent their schoo...

Teeing Off

Teeing Off

Lucas VIa, Sports Editor

September 23, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports

Midlothian High School has a long history of having success in smaller sports. From cross country to tennis, Midlo consistently produces talent that often continues to the collegiate level. This year, Midlothian’s golf team has continued this decade-long tradition, as they make a run for the state p...

Midlo XC/Track Teams Clean Up

Midlo XC/Track Teams Clean Up

Coach Stan Morgan

September 11, 2016


Filed under Sports

Midlo Cross Country and Track athletes and family picked up trash at RIR after the spring and fall races to raise money for the program. This money is used to help the teams with entry fees for meets and to purchase equipment. Coach Morgan says that he is fortunate to have such great athletes and parents...

Midlo Girls Tennis Three-peat State Champs!

Midlo Girls Tennis Three-peat State Champs!

Ben Pomeroy, Midlothian GIrls Tennis Head Coach

June 12, 2016


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

The Midlothian Girls Tennis Team won their third consecutive state 4A team title on Saturday, June 11, 2016, with an impressive win over conference and regional rival Hanover.  The Trojans won five singles matches to conclude a successful 17-2 season. Singles:  Holland (M) d. Hare 6-4, 6-1, Clarke...

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