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Photo gallery: Flag football takes the state title for third consecutive year

Photo gallery: Flag football takes the state title for third consecutive year

Katie Kemp and Olivia Van Zandt, Staff contributors

May 14, 2018


Filed under Flag Football, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

On May 12, the flag football team (15-2) headed to Boca Raton for the FHSAA 1A Flag Football State Championship. After beating Clay High School 24-0 in the state semifinals early Saturday morning, the Knights faced Miami Edison in a rematch of last year's state title game. Robinson won again after a...

Photo Gallery: Football black and white game 5/5

Photo Gallery: Football black and white game 5/5

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

May 7, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

Football sprung into preseason with its annual Black vs White scrimmage game on Friday, May 5. The inner squad scrimmage consisted of drafted teams and the black team went on to win 12-8.    

12-2 win leads Lady Knights to fifth consecutive district title

12-2 win leads Lady Knights to fifth consecutive district title

Macey and Kenzie Hatton, Staff Writers

April 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Lady Knights (21-6) won 12-2 in a five-inning game Thursday, April 26, against Jefferson (11-11) to win their fifth consecutive district championship. By scoring nine runs in the bottom of the first inning, the Lady Knights were quickly able to secure the win. "We always work on coming out strong...

Photo Gallery: 2018 IB senior clap out

Photo Gallery: 2018 IB senior clap out

Anna Thomas and Abigail Meyer, Editor-In-Chief and Staff Writer

April 26, 2018


Filed under Around the School, News, Photos, Showcase

This year's graduating IB class took part in one of Robinson's senior traditions: the senior clap out. On Wednesday, April 25, a crowd filled with IB underclassmen and traditional students cheered and celebrated as the IB seniors walked off campus for their last day of high school. The IB seniors...

Students walk out on April 20

Students walk out on April 20

Lillian Martin, News Editor

April 23, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Breaking News, News, Showcase

Looking through the news on Friday, April 20, many might have seen something about a National School Walkout; considering that an estimated 2,500 schools across the country participated in the walkout, including Robinson, it might have been a little hard to miss. The walkout was started by Lane Murdock,...

Knight Writers issue 4 out now

Knight Writers issue 4 out now

Staff

April 19, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

The staff is pleased to announce the fourth and final issue of the Knight Writers newspaper for the 2017-2018 school year. In this edition, we learn more about the separation of IB and traditional, profile the journalism seniors saying goodbye, break down what you need for your dorm and much mo...

Water Wars gets washed away: find out what really happened

Water Wars gets washed away: find out what really happened

Morgan Brazier, Staff Writer

April 18, 2018


Filed under Around the School, News, Showcase

Every year, seniors at Robinson compete in a competition called Water Wars where students make teams, plot, ambush, and attack each other-- all with water guns. But this year, though Water Wars is said to be unaffiliated with the school and county, administrators thought the festivities got a little...

Farewell, Camelot

Farewell, Camelot

Senior Staff Members

April 18, 2018


Filed under Perspectives, Showcase

Editor's Note: With only one month left of high school, the seniors on staff took the opportunity to give their final thoughts on their time both at Robinson and in journalism. This year, the seniors helped lead RHSToday.com to a gold ranking at the Florida Scholastic Press Association (FSPA) and a high silver rank...

Another year, another rival win for flag football

Another year, another rival win for flag football

Nicole Perdigon, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under Flag Football, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

Robinson's flag football team took a 13-6 win over Plant on Wednesday, April 4 to uphold their 14-year tradition of beating their South Tampa rival. Although the team’s offensive line struggled to move past Plant's defense, outside receiver Alexis Smith (’19) caught a 30-yard touchdown pass that...

Senior Lane Johansen achieves her dream

Senior Lane Johansen achieves her dream

Macey Hatton, Staff Writer

April 3, 2018


Filed under In Depth, Profiles, Showcase

Many high school students’ dream is to get into their dream college. And for Lane Johansen ('18) that dream became a reality with not only acceptance, but a full-ride scholarship to Washington and Lee University. Johansen started out in IB her freshman year, but dropped out halfway through her sophomore...

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