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Midlo Medford Basketball Celebrates Successful Season

Midlo Medford Basketball Celebrates Successful Season

Merrill Livingston, Midlo Scoop Staff Writer

May 7, 2018


Filed under Spring Sports

The month of May had an electrifying start at Midlo. On Wednesday, May 2, 2018,  Midlo's Medford Basketball team,  supported by fellow friends, family, and faculty members, gathered in the Midlo library to celebrate a great year.  Throughout the season, players, coaches, and cheerleaders gave their...

Seniors Engage in a Trojan War Against Faculty

Seniors Engage in a Trojan War Against Faculty

Joy Li, Midlo Scoop Staff

April 10, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On March 30, 2018, the last school day before Spring Break, students grew rowdy and excitable for the annual Senior-Faculty Basketball Game, organized by the senior class officers. Once the clock struck 12:50, students flooded the main gym bleachers to watch players of both teams practice and warm up. Ene...

Senior Faculty Basketball Game Approaches

Senior Faculty Basketball Game Approaches

Joy Li and Merrill Livingston

March 19, 2018


Filed under Student Life

The 2018 senior class officers, with the help of the Senior Class Council, will host the annual Senior Faculty Basketball game on March, 30th, 2018, the last Friday before Spring Break. Be sure to buy your ticket to see the ultimate test of strength and agility in the battle between the senior class...

Trojans Men’s Basketball Wins Big in First Home Playoff Game in Years

Trojans Men’s Basketball Wins Big in First Home Playoff Game in Years

Riley Townsend and Sophie King

February 27, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

On Monday, February 19, 2018, the Midlo Boys Basketball team entered the post season on their home court against the Powhatan Indians. This honor of hosting a playoff game is something players, coaches, and fans dream of all year long, and on this frigid night in Midlothian, the Trojans dream came to fruit...

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 ...

Trojans Face Skyhawks

Trojans Face Skyhawks

Katherine Krievs, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 29, 2018


Filed under Sports

On January 25, 2018, Midlo’s most spirited student athletes faced the L.C. Bird Skyhawks in this year’s second Medford basketball game. As the game began, hundreds of students surged into the stands to cheer for the incredibly talented special needs student athletes during the competition. In the ...

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...

Midlo Wins in Triple Overtime Thriller

Midlo Wins in Triple Overtime Thriller

Riley Townsend

January 11, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports

On Wednesday, January 3, 2018, the Midlo Trojans Men's Basketball team hosted the rival Cosby Titans in what shaped up to be one of the most thrilling games of the season. Henry Davis led the way with 16 points on 6/12 shooting from the field, while Justin Penn added a team high 7 rebounds. In a game fueled by e...

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...

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