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Class of 2017 Says Goodbye

Class of 2017 Says Goodbye

Sydney Van Horn and Merrill Livingston

June 8, 2017


Filed under Student Life

After months of anticipation and weeks of planning and preparing for one of the most important days of their lives, the Midlothian High School Class of 2017's big day had finally arrived, Graduation Day. On Wednesday, June 7, 2017, at the Siegel Center, the Class of 2017 donned their caps and gowns and...

Powell Named Scholar Athlete of the Year

Powell Named Scholar Athlete of the Year

Midlo Scoop

June 6, 2017


Filed under Sports

On Monday evening, June 5, 2017, Richmond Times-Dispatch and Sports Backers hosted a celebration of area student-athletes at the Jefferson Hotel. Midlo lacrosse player Dillon Powell emerged as the male recipient of the Scholar-Athlete of the Year, along with Atlee basketball player Alyse Armentrout as the female...

Congrats, Midlo Boys Lacrosse

Congrats, Midlo Boys Lacrosse

Midlo Scoop Staff

May 31, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

On Tuesday, May 30, 2017, the Midlothian High School Conference 20 Champion Boys Lacrosse team defeated Salem High School 17-7 at Poates Stadium in the Regional Semi-final game. Highlights included Dillon Powell and Jason Goodwin both achieving the 100th Midlo career goal mark and Goodwin scoring 7 go...

Just the Beginning

Just the Beginning

Lara Ann Douglas, Staff Writer

May 26, 2017


Filed under Sports

Midlothian's senior athletes worked incredibly hard for years, helping lead the Trojans to many great victories and championships. Several students have committed to a variety of Divison I, II, and III schools, where they will continue their athletic careers. Good luck to the following athletes: Baseb...

An Epic Battle Awaits

An Epic Battle Awaits

Mr. Ben Java

May 12, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities

Midlo's Battle of the Brains team will compete Saturday, May 13, at 10 am on WTVR CBS - 6 against Clover Hill High School! Participating in this round will be: Dillon Powell, Aaron Hou, Hayden Calhoun, and Matthew Tignor.  If Midlo wins, the team will make the semifinals and play the winner of...

Beginning of a Dynasty

Beginning of a Dynasty

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

March 3, 2017


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

The Midlothian Boys Lacrosse team is ready to take on the upcoming spring season. The team spent much of the fall preparing by participating in a recreational team to stay in shape and work on building their teamwork and skills. Many of the lacrosse members participated, except for a select few who had...

To Buzz or Not to Buzz? That is the Question.

To Buzz or Not to Buzz? That is the Question.

Hannah Walker and Mr. Ben Java

February 27, 2017


Filed under Clubs and Activities, Student Life

On Saturday, February 25th, Hayden Calhoun, Nadia Hassan, Jinwoo Kim, and Dillon Powell participated in the Scholastic Bowl States competition. These students valiantly fought at William and Mary against the best teams in Virginia. Despite all of their efforts, Midlo's team lost to Loudoun Cou...

The Road to MIT

The Road to MIT

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

January 6, 2017


Filed under Spotlights

Senior year means loads upon loads of college applications, and hopefully after that, acceptance letters. Students who are interested in a particular school may choose to apply for Early Decision or Early Action, meaning the students will find out their admission status earlier than the students who...

Students Hit the Campaign Trail

Students Hit the Campaign Trail

Michael DeMatteo and Emily Junkmann

November 17, 2016


Filed under News from the Classroom

This Election Day proved different, regardless of how it ended; however, there were more than two parties, and candidates did not merely represent a conservative or a liberal ideology. This election, a project-based learning initiative designed by Midlo AP US Government teacher Mrs. Regina Warriner, ...

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Ellen Tucker, Staff Writer

November 15, 2016


Filed under Clubs and Activities

On November 5. 2016, Mrs. Beth Clark and Mr. Nick Kirkbride joined students from the newly formed Midlo Alzheimer's and Dementia Awareness Club (MADA) at an awareness event. The Alzheimer's Association Walk to End Alzheimer's is the world's largest event that raises awareness and funds for Alzheimer...

Lost in the Rapids

Lost in the Rapids

Daniel Wines, Sports Contributor

April 20, 2016


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

On Friday, April 14th, the Boys Lacrosse team had their biggest game of the year against James River. Star sophomore Casey Joyce, who has been out the previous two weeks due to a shoulder injury returned. An undefeated Midlothian team went up against a one loss James River. The much anticipated game st...

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