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Midlo Basketball Battles Bravely in Regional Matchups

Midlo Basketball Battles Bravely in Regional Matchups

Erin Junkmann, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 21, 2019


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

On Monday, February 18, 2019, the Midlothian High School Girls and Boys Basketball teams hosted a double-header as the first round of the Regional Playoffs. The ladies tipped off at 6:00 pm against the Louisa County Lions; whereas, the men started at 7:30 pm against the Chancellor Chargers.  Once the fir...

Midlo Basketball Celebrates the Class of 2019

Midlo Basketball Celebrates the Class of 2019

Maddie Burke and Erin Junkmann

February 13, 2019


Filed under Winter Sports

On Friday, February 8, 2019, the Midlothian High School Boys and Girls Basketball teams celebrated the athletes that will graduate this spring. Before the commencement of each game against the Huguenot Falcons, seniors, joined by their families, walked across the Midlo court for the last time amid cheers ...

Chiefs Overcome Trojans in Final Quarter

Chiefs Overcome Trojans in Final Quarter

Cara Hahn and Erin Junkmann

February 5, 2019


Filed under Winter Sports

On Friday, February 1, 2019, the Midlothian High School boys varsity basketball team hosted the Monacan Chiefs in a top-notch rivalry game. The Trojans entered the game with a 9-11 record; whereas, the Chiefs came in off an upset against the L.C. Bird Skyhawks.  The first half started with a bang an...

Trojan Boys Basketball Battles Bird

Trojan Boys Basketball Battles Bird

Maddie Burke and Erin Junkmann

December 7, 2018


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

On Wednesday, December 5, 2018, the Midlothian Trojans Boys Varsity Basketball Team opened their season with a home game against the L.C. Bird Skyhawks. Entering this season off last year's 15-13 record, the Trojans hoped to capitalize on this opportunity to play some of their toughest competition. ...

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...

Vote for Will Pomeroy, RTD Player of the Week

Vote for Will Pomeroy, RTD Player of the Week

Midlo Scoop Staff

October 28, 2018


Filed under Sports

Please CLICK HERE to vote for senior Midlo Varsity Football player Will Pomeroy, 3 rec., 46 yards, 2 TDs; 72-yard passing TD, in a 24-20 win over Monacan, as he competes for Richmond Times Dispatch Player of the Week!  Go Trojans!...

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...

Midlothian Bowls to Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Midlothian Bowls to Prevent Colorectal Cancer

Joy Li, Midlo Scoop Staff

March 5, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Unfortunately, it is well known that cancer is a leading cause of death. The American Cancer Society states that "colorectal cancer (CRC) is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer in both men and women".  Melinda Conklin's Hitting Cancer Below the Belt (HCB2) fights for the cause of preventing thi...

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 ...

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 ...

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 Looks Toward a Successful Season

Midlo Basketball Looks Toward a Successful Season

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 15, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

Under the leadership of Coach Adam Layton, Midlothian Girls Varsity Basketball begins the season with determination and an abundant amount of athletic talent. Last year’s team closed the season with a record of 16-12, with a loss in the state quarter finals. With the end of the season brought a loss o...

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