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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...

Homecoming Royalty Takes the Throne

Homecoming Royalty Takes the Throne

Emily Gundel, Maddie Burke, and BJ Beckwith

October 18, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spirit

During a very exciting and spirited pep rally on Friday 13, 2017, the homecoming court was announced. Princes included: freshmen Shane Nalls, Zach Vanderslice, and Miles Brown; sophomores Jocarlo Whitehead, John Williams, and Juan Melchor; juniors Neil Richburg, Will Pomeroy, and Antorious Goode; and seniors BJ Beckwith, Tre...

Seniors Secure Win in Rowdy Homecoming Pep Rally

Seniors Secure Win in Rowdy Homecoming Pep Rally

Ashley Manheim, Zoe Kopidis, and Sophie King

October 17, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spirit, TLN

On Friday, October 13, 2017, waves of students poured into the Midlothian High School gym with excitement lighting up their faces, as the much-anticipated first pep rally of the 2017-2018 school year kicked off. Large seas of green (freshmen), red (sophomores), blue (juniors), and white (seniors) crowded ...

Trojans Trample Cavaliers for Homecoming Win

Trojans Trample Cavaliers for Homecoming Win

Riley Townsend and Erin Junkmann

October 17, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase

Homecoming fell on Friday the 13th this year, the Clover Hill Cavaliers' luck ran out.  With a final score of 38-23 the Midlo football team proved that it is firing on all cylinders at just the right time. In all three phases of the game, offense, defense and special teams, Midlo dominated with nea...

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