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Relaxing Scenes for Exercise

Relaxing Scenes for Exercise

Marisa Ruotolo, Midlo Scoop Staff

May 15, 2018


Filed under Student Life

It's that time of the year again: the time when students stay up into all hours of the night cramming the year’s knowledge into their brains, exam time. All around the school, Midlothian students have AP tests, SOL tests, and IB tests. Oftentimes, students forget to take a breather. The best way to ...

Midlo Men’s Lacrosse Defeats Crosstown Rival

Midlo Men’s Lacrosse Defeats Crosstown Rival

Riley Townsend, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 30, 2018


Filed under Spring Sports

On Monday March 26, 2018, a lacrosse rivalry four years in the making saw its final battle play out on Midlo’s Poates Field: Midlo vs. James River. Both Midlo and James River’s senior classes have stoked this rivalry for the last four years, building tension to a point of extreme aggression and physi...

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...

Lessons of Compassion and Empowerment

Lessons of Compassion and Empowerment

Midlo Scoop Staff

September 8, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spotlights

On Friday, September 1, 2017, to close out Teacher Work Week, Dr. Mykee Fowlin visited Midlothian High School to present: You Don’t Know Me Until You Know Me.  CCPS faculty members from Midlothian, Monacan, Meadowbrook, and James River gathered in Midlo’s auditorium to experience a moving performanc...

Shiver in the River

Shiver in the River

Dreya Fernandes, Staff Writer

February 6, 2017


Filed under Student Life

On Saturday, January 28, 2017, Keep Virginia Beautiful hosted the Shiver in the River at Historic Tredegar. More than 70 sponsors, comprised of different radio stations, magazines, news broadcasts, and local companies, and over 400 participants attended the special event and did their best to spre...

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...

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...

Battling the Elements

Battling the Elements

Daniel Wines, Sports Writer

April 11, 2016


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports

On Thursday April 7, the boys soccer team entered into one of the most highly contested games of the year against James River. This crosstown rival had a record of 4-1 before entering the game. The boys stepped on to the pitch on windy, chilly, and rainy evening looking to beat their crosstown rival. ...

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