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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


Filed under Winter Sports

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 Showcase, 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...

Midlo Basketball Looks Toward a Successful Season

Midlo Basketball Looks Toward a Successful Season

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 15, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

Under the leadership of Coach Adam Layton, Midlothian Girls Varsity Basketball begins the season with determination and an abundant amount of athletic talent. Last year’s team closed the season with a record of 16-12, with a loss in the state quarter finals. With the end of the season brought a loss o...

Midlo Dives Into Swim Season

Midlo Dives Into Swim Season

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 13, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

High school swimming was formed in 2015, as a parent-run and funded club sport, in Chesterfield County. Midlo swimmers made history in the pool, competing against other schools, during the first season of high school swimming. At the start of the 2017-2018 school year, the MHS swim team became a VHSL...

Midlo Track Club Takes on NYC

Midlo Track Club Takes on NYC

Lucas Via, Sports Editor

March 15, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

With the conclusion of the regular track season coming to a close at the 4A state meet, a few qualified Midlothian track athletes competed on a national stage with the Midlothian Track Club. On Thursday, March 9th, Midlo qualified six athletes to run in New York City at New Balance Nationals. This tra...

Racing to the End

Racing to the End

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer

March 2, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

The VHSL State Indoor Championships, held on February 24th- 25th at Roanoke College in Salem, Virginia, closed out the 2016-2017 Indoor track season out.  A total 30 boys teams and 33 girls teams competed in the 4A competition.  Although sickness struck the Trojans, they still performed well, placing...

Two Is Better Than One

Two Is Better Than One

Lucas Via and Patterson Levitch

February 21, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

Track & Field coaches Stan Morgan and Dan Ward dedicate an enormous amount of time to the success of the Midlothian Track program. This dedication consistently builds arguably one of the best track teams in the state. On February 16th, Midlothian’s track athletes traveled to Hampton, Virginia, t...

Indoor Track Conquers Conference 20

Indoor Track Conquers Conference 20

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

As the Trojans roll into the postseason with expectations of regaining the state championship, the indoor track athletes continues to work harder than ever. On February 9, 2017,  the Arthur Ashe Center in downtown Richmond hosted the 4A Conference 20 Championships.  The teams competing included: Monac...

Saying Goodbye to our Seniors

Saying Goodbye to our Seniors

Lucas Via, Sports Editor

February 14, 2017


Filed under TLN, Winter Sports

Midlothian High School’s senior class includes numerous dedicated athletes in various sports. Friday, February 10th marked the end of many of their sports tenures here at Midlothian. Before the boys and girls basketball games this Friday, each graduating senior received recognition in front of parent...

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 ...

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...

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