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Midlo Wrestling Tackles States

Midlo Wrestling Tackles States

Maddie Burke, Sports Editor

February 21, 2019


Filed under Winter Sports

On February 15, 2019, the Midlo Wrestling team traveled to the Robinson Secondary School to compete in the Region 4 State Tournament. These full day wrestling tournaments are grueling, taking both mental and physical strength from the participants. Within each weight class, each wrestler competes in a ...

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 ...

Midlo Winter Guard Twirls Into Victory

Midlo Winter Guard Twirls Into Victory

Zinzi Symister, Midlo Scoop Staff

February 1, 2019


Filed under Winter Sports

On January 26, 2018, the Midlothian Winter Guard competed in its first competition of the season at Cumberland High School. Last year, the Guard placed first in a Statewide Competition for the first time in Midlo history. This year, a craving for perfection lit a fire under the Midlo Winter Guard to...

Midlo Medford Basketball Takes on Meadowbrook

Midlo Medford Basketball Takes on Meadowbrook

Brent Novey, Midlo Scoop Staff

January 31, 2019


Filed under Winter Sports

On Thursday January 24, 2019, Midlo's Medford Basketball team took on Meadowbrook. Midlo students flooded the gymnasium to support the team in their game against Meadowbrook High School, held during lunches in Midlo's auxiliary gym. Announcer Hunter Neff welcomed the crowd to the game, and members of Mid...

Midlo Wrestling Aims High at the Arrowhead

Midlo Wrestling Aims High at the Arrowhead

Maddie Burke and Erin Junkmann

January 29, 2019


Filed under Winter Sports

On Saturday, January 26, 2019, the Trojans Varsity Wrestling Team traveled to Powhatan High School for the Arrowhead Invitational Tournament. These tournaments are all-day events that test each athlete’s individual endurance and skill. Wrestlers face athletes in one of the 13 different weight classes...

A Winter Storm of Enthusiasm

A Winter Storm of Enthusiasm

Nabiha Rais, Copy Editor & IB Correspondent

January 17, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

In the midst of snow storms and school closings, Midlo students still had time to show their spirit and love for Midlothian High School at the Winter Pep Rally, which took place on Friday, January 11, 2019. Through their colorful apparel and ear piercing screams, the students rose to their feet, most ...

Midlo Seniors WAVE Goodbye

Midlo Seniors WAVE Goodbye

Zinzi Symister and Maddie Burke

January 3, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Winter Sports

On Thursday, January 3, 2019, Midlothian senior swimmers were recognized at the 2019 Senior Night. The Trojans competed in a dual meet at RVA Swim and faced the Matoaca Warriors. In the Midlo cheering section, a poster recognizing each senior hung, displaying a short biography of each athlete. After half ...

Indoor Track Preview

Indoor Track Preview

Maddie Burke, Midlo Scoop Staff

December 5, 2017


Filed under Winter Sports

For years, the Midlothian indoor track team has brimmed with elite runners prepared to win. Under the leadership of Coach Stanley Morgan and Coach Dan Ward, this season aims to be no different. With the close of cross country season, Midlo track athletes have begun their training on weekdays, working tir...

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...

Midlo Dives Into Swim Season

Midlo Dives Into Swim Season

Emily Gundel, Midlo Scoop Staff

November 13, 2017


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

High school swimming was formed in 2015, as a parent-run and funded club sport, in Chesterfield County. Midlo swimmers made history in the pool, competing against other schools, during the first season of high school swimming. At the start of the 2017-2018 school year, the MHS swim team became a VHSL...

Do YOU Have Spirit?

Do YOU Have Spirit?

Hannah Walker, Staff Writer

February 7, 2017


Filed under Student Life

On Friday, January 27th, students from each grade arrived ready and eager to compete in the winter pep rally. Throughout the day, anxious spirits as students readied themselves to kick off the pep rally. School pride flowed through Midlo's halls, with the freshmen dressed in vibrant purple, the sophomor...

Turnovers Trump Trojans

Turnovers Trump Trojans

Lucas Via, Sports Writer

December 7, 2016


Filed under Sports, Winter Sports

Midlothian High School head basketball coach David Brohl preaches the importance of limiting “Turnovers, Turnovers, Turnovers!”.  The Trojans have tallied nearly 20 turnovers in their first two games. Senior captain Tyler Gregory described how their sometimes sloppy offense ends up hurting them defensively,...

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