• Knight Writers celebrates its 61st Anniversary throughout October
  • First quarter ends October 23
  • Now 1500 people allowed at Football games, only 400 at Volleyball
  • RHS COVID-19 Count: 6
  • Yearbooks are $75 until October 31

Hillsborough County sporting events open to more people

Hillsborough County sporting events open to more people

Hanna Malone, Sports Editor

October 9, 2020

On Oct. 6, Hillsborough County Public Schools made the decision to start opening athletic events to an increased number of spectators in response to Florida's recent transition to Phase 3. In their announcement, HCPS consulted their health partners at Tampa General Hospital and USF Health before increa...

Robinson football goes 4-0 following game against Booker

The Robinson Knights charge the football during the game against Booker, sporting pink socks and cleats for Pink Out for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Hanna Malone, Sports Editor

October 6, 2020

On Friday, Oct. 2, the varsity football team lined up on the field at 7:15 P.M. to play their fourth conference game of the season against the Booker High School Tornadoes. The Knights had a reputation to uphold: a winning streak of 3-0 that proved they had bettered themselves as a team since last year's...

Girls cross country preview: The race to state

Shea Dingle ('21) runs in a race at the Mary Help meet on August 29.

Hanna Malone, Sports Editor

September 18, 2020

Ever since the season officially began on Aug. 29th, the girls cross country team has met for practice bright and early every morning at 6:15 a.m. Before the season even started, the girls were running every day during the summer, restlessly preparing for the upcoming season. The team's dedication...

Review: The Social Dilemma fails to impress

Review: The Social Dilemma fails to impress

Hanna Malone, Sports Editor

September 15, 2020

Netflix's new documentary,  The Social Dilemma, had an immense opportunity to be revolutionary; especially today. Social media has a huge influence over society as a whole — people's political opinions, the way they choose to spend their time, the way they think, how they choose their friends, simply e...

COVID-19 brings in two new football coaches

Frankie Williams coaches the football team at practice after school.

Hanna Malone, Sports Editor

September 14, 2020

With the cancellation of the Canadian Football League season due to COVID-19, Frankie Williams and Greg Ellingson have returned to their alma mater to give back to their community and coach the Robinson High School football team this year as a part of the official coaching staff. "When our season...

Review: Who’s Next is a hit

The album art for 1971's Who's Next by The Who.

Hanna Malone, Staff Writer

May 22, 2020

This review is part of a new RHSToday series where we review albums from before 2000 as if they were just released.  It's fair to say that The Who was one of the most popular and influential rock bands not only in their time and era, but in all of history. They were among the first to use synthesi...

Review: Netflix’s The Half of It touches on several issues

The movie poster for Netflix's new movie, The Half of It.

Hanna Malone, Staff Writer

May 18, 2020

Directed by Alice Wu, The Half of It had potential to be Netflix's new rom-com hit of the season. The film covers several serious subjects, and after seeing that the genre of the film was labeled as a "coming-of-age comedy," I was a bit perplexed because the film did not seem to fall under that category...

Starting a new chapter: congratulations to the class of 2020 commits

Head captain Brooke Volpi ('20) walks the soccer field and is welcomed by her team.

Hanna Malone, Staff Writer

May 15, 2020

With the end of the 2019-2020 school year closing in, a few members of the senior class have committed to play sports in college. Here is what they have to say before they begin this next chapter in their athletic careers: Kaitlyn Patterson - Lacrosse commit Patterson has played lacrosse for R...

New NFL uniforms revealed and ranked

Hanna Malone, Staff Writer

May 6, 2020

Seven NFL teams are said to be making alterations to their uniforms for the 2020 season. Some changes might be minuscule, while others might be drastic. In fact, two teams will be getting brand-new logos. So far, only four teams have revealed the new modified apparel. Here are my opinions on the r...

Review: The New Abnormal isn’t The Strokes’ norm

The cover art for The Strokes' latest album.

Hanna Malone, Staff Writer

April 17, 2020

Widely regarded as one of the most distinguished indie-rock bands, The Strokes are known for their catchy hooks—often experimenting with new guitar riffs and progressions; however, they somehow manage stay true to themselves by retaining their signature underground sound with a slight synth-pop influence....

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