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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,...

Lady Knights fall to Bishop Moore 3-1, end season in State Semis

Lady Knights fall to Bishop Moore 3-1, end season in State Semis

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

November 12, 2017


Filed under Around the School, Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

If there's one word to describe Robinson volleyball, it's consistent. For the past three years, the Lady Knights (26-8) have claimed the regional title before falling to Bishop Moore (23-7) in the 6A State Semifinals. This year proved to be no different when the Lady Knights fell to the Hornets 4-1...

Knights and Panthers unite to honor service members

Knights and Panthers unite to honor service members

Morgan Brazier, Staff Writer

November 9, 2017


Filed under Around the School, News, Showcase

The Robinson High school band is holding their annual veteran’s day concert Thursday, Nov. 9, and this year the concert will have a special twist. The band will be sharing the stage with the Plant High School band. Plant's auditorium is in need of repair and the band was not able to hold their concert...

Students stage walkout to support teachers

Students stage walkout to support teachers

The staff of rhstoday.com

November 8, 2017


Filed under Around the School, Multimedia, News, Showcase

There were more empty desks than usual in second period today, when over a hundred Robinson students walked out of class at 8:45 a.m. in order to protest the School District of Hillsborough County's recent decision to withhold teacher raises. In the past, qualifying teachers have received a $4,000 step...

Lady Knights sweep Tarpon Springs to take the regional title

Lady Knights sweep Tarpon Springs to take the regional title

Natalia McCalla, Staff Writer

November 8, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

For the past four years, the Lady Knights (26-7) have claimed the Regional Final title before falling in the State Semifinal match. But this past Tuesday, Nov. 7, they added a fifth Regional title to their belts after sweeping Tarpon Springs (21-8) in three sets: 25-16, 25-17 and 25-13. "We were...

Bloomingdale, here we come

Bloomingdale, here we come

Abigail Meyer, Staff Writer

November 3, 2017


Filed under Around the School, Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

With a tough 17-14 loss last Friday night against Jefferson High School, the Robinson football team prepares for their final game of the season against Bloomingdale High School tonight, Nov. 3. Because of last week's loss to the Dragons, the Knights no longer have a chance at making it to the playoffs due...

Robinson students shine in Tampa Art Museum’s Fall Exhibition

Robinson students shine in Tampa Art Museum’s Fall Exhibition

Alanna Felton, A&E Editor

October 29, 2017


Filed under A&E, In the Community, Showcase

On Friday, October 20, the teen council at Tampa Museum of Art hosted their second annual Fall High School Exhibition. The jurried show featured art from students through Tampa, and included work by several Robinson students. Robinson's own Ian Miller ('18) took first place in the show for his Orilla, an epoxy resin piece...

Cross Country takes the lead

Cross Country takes the lead

Morgan Brazier, Staff Writer

October 28, 2017


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Showcase

Robinson's boys Cross Country team has been training since the beginning of summer for their district meet on Thursday, October 26. And the meet's results prove that their hard work is paying off. After months of training the team came in first place at the district meet. One of the team’s best...

Knights! Camera! Action!

Knights! Camera! Action!

Jules Whitaker

October 28, 2017


Filed under A&E, Around the School, Showcase

On October 19 in the school auditorium, Robinson’s Troupe 2660 debuted a one-night performance of ‘Broadway Knights’. The show was a compilation of different Broadway numbers and Pantomimes. The diverse performance was full of songs from classics like Wicked, to the latest musicals to hit the ...

Lady Knights sweep Desoto County

Lady Knights sweep Desoto County

Andrew McMillan, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

With a clean 3-0 victory over Desoto County High School, the Lady Knights volleyball team finished up their regional quarter final game with a bang. Crushing Desoto County 25-14, 25-12, and 25-8 the Knights put on a good show of dominating the court, and will carry this momentum into their next game No...

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