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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...

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...

Lady Trojans Seize the Season

Lady Trojans Seize the Season

Lara Ann Douglas and Patterson Levitch

January 25, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

The Varsity Girls Basketball team is off to an impressive season with wins over competitive teams, such as Huguenot and James River. After an outstanding 2015 season with four college commits, the team has had high standards to live up to. The team hopes that this year’s strong talent from five vars...

Greene Shines Again

Greene Shines Again

Lucas Via, Sports Editor

January 25, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

Through the first 3 weeks of the season, Midlothian’s Medford team has impressed, beating two talented area teams in Monacan and Clover Hill. This week, however, the Trojan Medford team hit its first road block. The Meadowbrook Monarchs came into the auxiliary gym on January 19th ready to play. ...

Lax Girls Prep for Spring

Lax Girls Prep for Spring

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

The Midlothian Girls Lacrosse team has been hard at work preparing for their spring season. Besides participating in an ACAC Fit Camp, the team also has participated in an Indoor Winter League. Each Saturday afternoon, a number of the girls gather at XL Sports World to compete with other teams from Cosby,...

Midlothian Loses Close Game to Rival James River

Midlothian Loses Close Game to Rival James River

Lucas Via, Sports Editor

January 19, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

Through the last decade at Midlothian High School, students have graduated, teachers have retired, and administrators have shifted; however, one thing has remained the same: Midlo and James River share a fierce rivalry. Each year, arguably the biggest rivalry for the Trojans is when they face off a...

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