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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...

Taking a Shot at Basketball

Taking a Shot at Basketball

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer

January 19, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

The Midlothian Athletic Association is one of the many leagues in Chesterfield County that allows students to participate in a variety of recreational sports. Twelve Midlothian High School students joined the 18U senior team, coached by player Mackenzie Fuller’s father. “It's funny having my dad coach,” sa...

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 ...

Sprinting into the Winter

Sprinting into the Winter

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer

December 8, 2016


Filed under Winter Sports

As an indoor track season comes upon us, Madison Anderson is an athlete to watch.  Madison Anderson, a high school senior, has participated in indoor and outdoor track since her freshman year.  Every year, Anderson has made minor to major improvements, making her a prospect for many college coaches....

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,...

Racing to a Title

Racing to a Title

Patterson Levitch, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

As the cross country season comes to an end, Coach Stan Morgan and Dan Ward prepare their athletes for a new road to victory.  The Midlothian Trojans 2016-2017 indoor track team is filled with many returning athletes who could make the difference in a state championship.  Junior Eva Johnson said,...

Ballin’ into a New Season

Ballin’ into a New Season

Lucas Via, Sports Editor

December 1, 2016


Filed under Winter Sports

Throughout recent years, Midlothian High School’s girls basketball team has made impressive runs into the regional and state tournament. Last year, however, the girls lost at the hands of an impressive Monacan team, who boasts the top player in the country, Megan Walker. Walker, a recent commit to...

Midlothian Basketball Looks to Start Anew

Midlothian Basketball Looks to Start Anew

Lucas Via, Sports Editor

November 21, 2016


Filed under Winter Sports

The Midlothian High School Varsity Boys Basketball team have struggled in recent years; however, with a plethora of experience returning for the Trojans, they look to turn the page towards a new chapter of Midlothian Basketball. The boys return all five starters from the previous year, including seniors: Rico ...

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