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Staib Signs for Tribe Football

Staib Signs for Tribe Football

Maddie Burke, Sports Editor

February 7, 2019


Filed under Sports

Every year, numerous Midlothian athletes take their game to the next level by deciding to play their sport in college. On February 3, 2019, senior Brayden Staib joined these athletes by verbally committing to play D1 football at the College of William and Mary, and on February 6, he made it official by...

2018 Fall Sports Season Overview

2018 Fall Sports Season Overview

Maddie Burke and Mrs. Shea Collins

November 15, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

After a fall consisting of hard work and high energy competition, this sports season proved to be especially prosperous. Congrats to each team on their accomplishments in the 2018 season: Midlo Golf, Field Hockey, and Boys and Girls Cross Country took the title of Region 4B Champions. Midlo Golf won th...

Christian Chambers Verbally Commits to James Madison

Christian Chambers Verbally Commits to James Madison

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 31, 2018


Filed under Sports

Throughout the years, Midlothian has produced a great amount of athletes that have gone on to play their sport at the collegiate level.  On October 14, 2018, junior baseball and football player Christian Chambers announced his commitment to pursue his baseball career at James Madison University. Ch...

Seniors Celebrate Midlo’s Last Home Game

Seniors Celebrate Midlo’s Last Home Game

Carrie Rowley and Caitlin Woods

October 25, 2018


Filed under Student Life

On Friday, October 19, 2018, from 5:30 pm-7:00 pm, Midlo held its annual Senior Tailgate at the the soccer field and the picnic area outside of the gym. The senior exclusive event had the Class of 2019 decked out in gold to support Midlo in the final home game against Cosby. Volunteers consisted of ...

Senior Football Players Honor Favorite Teachers Senior Night

Senior Football Players Honor Favorite Teachers Senior Night

Ashley Manheim, Editor-in-Chief

October 24, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

In honor of Midlothian High School's Football Senior Night, on Friday, October 19, 2018, each senior football player took a trip to his favorite teacher's classroom in the morning before school and gifted them with their game night jersey. Coach Matt Hutchings began this exciting tradition in the 20...

Midlo Battles the Bulldogs on Homecoming

Midlo Battles the Bulldogs on Homecoming

Katherine Krievs, Student Life Editor

October 9, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports

On October 5, 2018, Midlo fans flooded F.W. Poates Stadium, eager to view a hardcore competition between the Midlo Trojans and the George Wythe Bulldogs for Midlo’s Homecoming Game. In support of breast cancer survivors, fans decked out in flamboyant pink tutus, shirts, and socks. Before the 7:00 p.m. ...

Trojan Football Honors Veterans

Trojan Football Honors Veterans

Maddie Burke, Cara Hahn, and Emily Vanlandingham

September 27, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports

On September 22, 2018, Midlothian Trojan Football fought a hard battle against the Manchester Lancers. In a display of school spirit, the Midlothian High School students donned camo or red, white, and blue to support both veterans and the people who continue to keep Americans safe today. To show Midlo’s g...

Fall Sports Gear Up for a New Season

Fall Sports Gear Up for a New Season

Erin Junkmann, Maddie Burke, and Cara Hahn

September 14, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

FIELD HOCKEY: Under the lead of second-year coach Leanna Hall, Midlo Field Hockey has been working since tryouts in early August, preparing for what they hope will be a winning season. A new year brought with it the loss of treasured goalie Lindsey Merillat, along with experienced seniors, Megan ...

Midlo Football Falls to Monacan in First Playoff Game in Thirty-One Years

Midlo Football Falls to Monacan in First Playoff Game in Thirty-One Years

Riley Townsend and Zoe Kopidis

November 15, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

The Midlo Trojans Football team entered its first playoff game in 31 years on November 10, 2017, against the profoundly talented and undefeated Monacan Chiefs. Before the game clock even began, Midlo faced a setback, as starting quarterback Kyle Daniluk was held out of the game due to a back injury su...

Midlothian Football Celebrates Senior Night

Midlothian Football Celebrates Senior Night

Sophie King, Merrill Livingston, and Joy Li

November 13, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, TLN

On Friday, November 3rd, the seniors on the Midlothian football team showed their appreciation for their teachers before their big senior night.  Each senior on the team asked their most influential teacher to wear their jersey throughout the day on Friday.  All players on the team also addressed cert...

Midlo Wins Football Home Opener

Midlo Wins Football Home Opener

Riley Townsend, Midlo Scoop Staff

October 9, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

Midlo started the game slowly with multiple missed tackles on the kickoff return, leading to a 40 yard return for the Falcons. After this initial defensive blunder, on the next play, number 11 Tyler Moore lowered his shoulder into the left guard, pushing up the middle and into the backfield, leading to...

An Exciting New Beginning

An Exciting New Beginning

Riley Townsend, Midlo Scoop Staff

September 25, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports

For a Midlo football program that has faced hardship in recent years, a new era has begun. Matt Hutchings was announced as the new Head Coach during the off-season, and the high energy and electric character he brings is spreading like wildfire. This energy was on full display as the Midlo defense stuffed...

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