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Winterguard Takes Victory

Winterguard Takes Victory

Samantha Johnson, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 20, 2018


Filed under Winter Sports

On February 3, 2018,  Midlothian Winterguard competed in its first competition at the Atlantic Indoor Association, hosted at Spotsylvania High School. They won first place in the Colorguard Scholastic Regional A2 category against seven other high schools competing at that level. The Midlothian team...

Men’s 400 Yard Relay Team Places First

Men’s 400 Yard Relay Team Places First

Sophie King, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 16, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

The Midlothian Swim team competed in its last all-county meet of the season on Friday, February 2, 2018. Congratulations to Alexi Gentz, Sam Garbera, Casey Branin, and Sam McKey on placing first in the 400 yd relay with a time of 3:29.91! How did it feel to win? “It felt really good; it honestl...

Midlo Track Team Wins Big at Regional Meet

Midlo Track Team Wins Big at Regional Meet

Riley Townsend, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 16, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Winter Sports

The Midlothian High School track team was let out of school early on Thursday, February 8th for their Class 4 regional meet. Only the most talented runners from across the state qualify to compete in this post-season invitational. Max Etka, Clay Robb, Ian Gray, Thomas Gray, Andrew Steenkamer, Doug Mc...

Midlo Men’s Basketball Suffers Tough Loss to Huguenot

Midlo Men’s Basketball Suffers Tough Loss to Huguenot

Riley Townsend, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 9, 2018


Filed under Winter Sports

The stage was set on Monday, January 31, 2018, at 7 pm, on Midlo’s home court, for the Trojans to face off against the Huguenot Falcons.  Entering the game with a 9-5 record, the Trojans were poised to add another quality win to their already impressive resume with a home victory against the 7-6 ...

Lady Trojans Basketball Recognizes Seniors

Lady Trojans Basketball Recognizes Seniors

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Winter Sports

On February 1, 2018, seniors on the Varsity Girls Basketball team stepped into the spotlight during their phenomenal senior night. At 5:45, the festivities began, and immediately after the seniors were recognized, the game against the George Wythe Bulldogs commenced. Within the gymnasium, many emoti...

Trojans Settle Long-term Rivalry

Trojans Settle Long-term Rivalry

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 31, 2018


Filed under Winter Sports

On January 23 and January 24, 2018, both the Midlothian High School girls and boys basketball teams faced off against the Monacan High School Chiefs in the second game of the long-established rivalry.  After previously losing to the Chiefs, the Lady Trojans were determined to win, as were the boys after ...

Midlothian Hosts Indoor Track Polar Bear Meet

Midlothian Hosts Indoor Track Polar Bear Meet

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 31, 2018


Filed under Winter Sports

On January 23, 2018, and January 24, 2018, Midlothian High School hosted the second of three Polar Bear meets. Unlike most meets held at indoor facilities, these take place outside on high school tracks.  Cosby, Clover Hill, James River, Monacan, Manchester and Midlo, all participated in the event. ...

Medford Season Home Opener

Medford Season Home Opener

Riley Townsend and Zoe Kopidis

January 23, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

Some of Midlo’s bravest student athletes took the court against the Manchester Lancers in this year’s first Medford basketball game. Students flooded the stands during their lunch periods in support of Midlo’s unbelievably talented special needs student athletes. The atmosphere was incredibly u...

Trojans Trounce Generals

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 12, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

After a 9-8 season last year, the Lady Trojans Varsity Basketball Team looks to come out strong in the 2017-18 year. Although the team lost key seniors, such as: Tina Lindenfeld, McKenna Steele, and Liz Vincent, they gained a new crop of talent in the freshman class.  The Trojans opened their seas...

Indoor Track Preview

Indoor Track Preview

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 5, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

For years, the Midlothian indoor track team has brimmed with elite runners prepared to win. Under the leadership of Coach Stanley Morgan and Coach Dan Ward, this season aims to be no different. With the close of cross country season, Midlo track athletes have begun their training on weekdays, working tir...

Midlo Basketball Home Opener

Midlo Basketball Home Opener

Riley Townsend and Sophie King

December 5, 2017


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On November 29, 2017, the Mido Trojans hosted the James River Rapids on their home court, opening the 2017-18 season against their crosstown rivals. Under the leadership of experienced seniors Will Brown, Omar Jackson, and Justin Penn, Midlo is setting out this season with high expectations, unrivale...

Midlothian Trojans Make a Splash

Midlothian Trojans Make a Splash

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 1, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

Under the instruction of Coach Gene Bryson and Assistant Coach Garrett Graham, Midlothian swimmers start their first season as a VHSL sport this year. Last year as a club sport, Midlo closed out the season with a 5th place for girls and a 3rd place for boys. The end of the season brought tears and g...

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