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Weekly recap: 11/26/18-11/30/18

Macy McClintock, Sports Editor

December 6, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Cheer, Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

Boys Basketball The Knights (2-2) had a big week this past week with three games, ending with a big comeback victory. The Knights began the week with a 62-49 win over Armwood (0-2) on Tuesday, Nov. 27. The Knights then fell to Hillsborough (3-1) 59-34 on Thursday, Nov. 29. But, to end the week, th...

Weekly recap: 11/12/18-11/16/18

Weekly recap: 11/12/18-11/16/18

Macy McClintock, Sports Editor

November 28, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

Boys Soccer: The Knights (0-2) started off their season on a low note this week with two shutouts. Robinson faced Sickles (1-0-1) in their season opener on Tuesday, Nov. 13, and lost 5-0. They then faced Plant (2-0), their South Tampa rival, on Thursday, Nov. 15, only to lose 6-0. "The two losses were ...

Opinion: sports shouldn’t override morality

Opinion: sports shouldn’t override morality

Macy McClintock, Sports Editor

November 27, 2018


Filed under Opinion, Pro Sports, Sports

I would label myself a sports fanatic. Baseball, basketball, football, hockey- whatever the sport, I've most likely attempted to play it and continue to watch it on a professional level. Along with the games themselves, I enjoy following the athletes of my favorite teams as well. I look up to them, and...

Cross Country places in top 10 in state meet

Macy McClintock, Sports Editor

November 26, 2018


Filed under Cross Country, Fall Sports, Sports

After falsely qualifying for the FHSAA 3A Cross Country State Championship Meet in 2016, the girls cross country team was able to claim redemption this year and head off to Tallahassee with the boys team on Nov. 10 for the 2018 State Championship Meet. The boys placed eighth overall, with the girls finishing...

Robinson boys soccer falls to Sickles 5-0

Robinson boys soccer falls to Sickles 5-0

Morgan Brazier, Managing Editor

November 14, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

After making it to districts last season, the Robinson boys soccer team (0-1) played their first game of the season against Sickles high school (1-0) on Tuesday, Nov. 13 and lost 5-0. "We are essentially playing with three freshmen starting," Head coach Manuel Montero said. "This game was actually...

Tampa Bay Lightning looking for another playoff berth in 2018-2019 season

Tampa Bay Lightning looking for another playoff berth in 2018-2019 season

Jack Kirk, Staff Writer

November 7, 2018


Filed under Pro Sports, Sports

Last season, the Tampa Bay Lightning had a very successful season as they were the number one seed in the Eastern conference and made to the Eastern Conference Finals, losing the series 4-3 to the Washington Capitals. Going into this season, the Lightning kept their core players and are eyeing another...

Opinion: Is Fitzmagic back for good?

Opinion: Is Fitzmagic back for good?

Jack Kirk, Staff Writer

November 5, 2018


Filed under Pro Sports, Sports

Fitzmagic is back, and it is here to stay. Ryan Fitzpatrick, who started the first four games for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, has been put back into the starting line-up after Jameis Winston was benched late in the Bucs' game with the Cincinnati Bengals. When Fitzpatrick came into the game, he helped...

The Knights come back to beat the Dragons 22-19

The Knights come back to beat the Dragons 22-19

Jack Kirk, Staff Writer

October 29, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

Coming off a disappointing loss to the Middleton Tigers, the Robinson Knights beat the Jefferson Dragons 22-19. At one point in the game Jefferson led 19-7, but Robinson managed to come back and walk away with a victory in a key district match-up. This win gives them a shot at making it to the playoffs...

Robinson falls to Middleton in a nail-biter 21-20

Robinson falls to Middleton in a nail-biter 21-20

Jack Kirk, Staff Writer

October 24, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

In a game that came down to the wire, it was a few crucial errors that separated the Robinson Knights and Middleton in last Friday's match up. An excessive celebration penalty caused the Knights to miss the game-tying field goal and lose the district game 21-20. "Definitely not the outcome we expected ...

Girls golf advances to Regionals

Amelia Foster, A&E Editor

October 20, 2018


Filed under Fall Sports, Golf, Sports

Robinson's girl's golf team has faced their fair share of hardships- they are generally unrecognized, there's only four girls on the team and only one girl has ever played golf before for Robinson. Yet on Monday, October 15, they advanced to Regionals. While off to a shaky start in the season, the girls...

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