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Boys soccer beats Blake 8-1

Boys soccer beats Blake 8-1

Kenzie Hatton, Staff Writer

December 11, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

In their second district game of the season, the Knights played Blake High School at home on Friday night and took home their first win of the season with a score of 8-1. The Knights seemed very prepared and focused to try to beat the Yellow Jackets and ended up defending nearly all of their opponents'...

Boys basketball falls short to Jesuit

Boys basketball falls short to Jesuit

Anna Thomas, Editor-In-Chief

December 9, 2017


Filed under Basketball, News, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

After their first win of the season against Blake on Tuesday, the Knights (1-4) fell 66-41 to Jesuit (4-1) on Friday, Dec. 8. The Knights had a promising first half. They quickly learned how to break the Tiger's zone-defense with good, consistent ball movement and were able to get good shots off...

Marching band prepares for annual holiday parade

Nicole Perdigon, Staff Writer

December 9, 2017


Filed under A&E, News

It is Friday night, and you are tangled in a mess of Christmas lights and tinsel. You string it along your instrument precisely, preparing for the day to come. This is how Robinson band member Mariah Wilson ('18) spends her Friday night, preparing for the annual Snow On 7th parade. "When I'm marching,...

Theater troupe takes on USF

Theater troupe takes on USF

Macey Hatton, Staff Writer

December 5, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News

Robinson's theater troupe 2660 is getting ready for a competition at the University of South Florida (USF) next week. They will perform on Wednesday, Dec. 6, the first day of the three day long competition. "All of the thespian troupes from all the high school's in Hillsborough county will be putting...

Robinson basketball star commits to play college

Robinson basketball star commits to play college

Morgan Brazier, Staff Writer

December 1, 2017


Filed under Around the School, Basketball, News, Winter Sports

The Robinson girls basketball point guard Kaliah Henderson ('18) has received a very intriguing opportunity as she enters her second season with the Lady Knights. St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia, a Division 1 program, has offered to sign Henderson as a part of their 2019 recruiting class. However,...

Robinson offers support for students affected by tragedy in Puerto Rico

Robinson offers support for students affected by tragedy in Puerto Rico

Anna Thomas, Editor-In-Chief

November 28, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News, Profiles, Showcase

Since Hurricane Maria hit land on September 20, Puerto Ricans have been fighting to return to a regular, everyday life. But such a horrific event can be challenging to recover from, forcing many residents to create a new beginning and a new type of "everyday life". Goelys Velacquec ('18), a Puerto...

Knight Writers Issue 2 Out Now

Knight Writers Issue 2 Out Now

Staff

November 27, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase

The staff is pleased to announce the second issue of the Knight Writers newspaper for the 2017-2018 school year. In this edition, we profile football coach Shawn Taylor, learn more the career fair, take a listen to Dua Lipa's debut album plus much more. Knight Writers is the student newspaper of R...

Putting family first, Taylor resigns as head football coach

Putting family first, Taylor resigns as head football coach

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

November 17, 2017


Filed under Around the School, Football, In Depth, News, Profiles, Showcase, Teacher Feature

Former head football coach Shawn Taylor's current social studies classroom sits just two doors down and across the hallway from his former Algebra II class, where he met his girlfriend in 1998. Fast forward 19 years, and those two mathletes are celebrating their 10-year wedding anniversary in January,...

Robinson has an interactive approach for tomorrow’s Great American Teach-In

Robinson has an interactive approach for tomorrow’s Great American Teach-In

Cassidy Williams, Staff Writer

November 15, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News

Robinson's annual career fair is being held Thursday, Nov. 16. This event allows students to learn more about careers they're interested in and the plethora of  job opportunities in our community. Visitors come in to speak with students about their jobs and passions in hopes to show the importance of...

Honor veterans with these 2017 Veterans Day events

Honor veterans with these 2017 Veterans Day events

Nathalie Monroy, Staff Writer

November 11, 2017


Filed under A&E, Across the Globe, News

Every year you can count on businesses and organizations to set up events and celebrations to honor and celebrate our country's veterans. This year's Veterans Day is no exception. RHStoday has rounded up some of the events and special offers happening in Tampa this weekend to honor and celebrate veterans...

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