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Flag football goes varsity

Colleges could see flag football in the future

Jack Kirk, Sports Editor

May 21, 2020

Flag football has been a high school sport for girls to enjoy for over a decade, and now they can enjoy it at the next level as well. On May 4, the NAIA, or the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics, announced that flag football would be considered a varsity sport. According to ESPN, NAIA...

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...

Buccaneers draft for the now

Jack Kirk, Sports Editor

May 11, 2020

After acquiring six-time super bowl champion Tom Brady during the offseason, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers had the job to draft pieces that would be ready to play as soon as possible. With their seven picks, it would be hard to draft better than they did in the 2020 NFL draft. Embed from Getty Imageswindow....

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...

Update on 2020 spring sports

Julia Garcia ('20) stands at shortstop, waiting for the next batter.

Jack Kirk, Sports Editor

May 5, 2020

It was previously reported that the FHSAA had chosen to suspend spring sports due to the global pandemic that has students taking the remainder of their classes online. That ruling has been changed due to the progressing state of the nation's fight against COVID-19. After the decision by Florida governor...

First year, first team

Julia Miller ('23) surveys the court as a play develops.

Jack Kirk, Sports Editor

April 24, 2020

This year, a new star emerged on the Robinson girls' basketball team. Freshman guard Julia Miller lead the team in scoring, and was recognized for her success as she was named to the Western Conference American Division first team. "I was surprised because I thought it was mainly upperclassmen who...

Spring sports delayed

The team meets before starting warm-ups before the game

Jack Kirk, Sports Editor

April 9, 2020

With a statewide stay-at-home order in Florida, schools all over have switched to online learning. But spring sports for these schools do not have the luxury of switching to electronics. Therefore, the calendar for these teams has been altered. The sports that are being affected by this pandemic include:...

How to get your sports fix during quarantine

How to get your sports fix during quarantine

Jack Kirk, Sports Editor

April 6, 2020

It has been three weeks since live sports have been suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This has left a void in the hearts of many basketball and hockey fans as their seasons were getting close to the playoffs. Now they are left to deal with being stuck at home without any new sports content until...

Robinson Baseball’s final game before spring break against Armwood

Robinson Baseball's final game before spring break against Armwood

Hanna Malone, Staff Writer

March 30, 2020

On Thursday, March 12, the Robinson Knights baseball team played a home game against Armwood High School, winning 3-2. This particular game was the team's last before they went on an extended break due to concerns over the COVID-19 pandemic. All extracurricular activities, both practices and games, have...

Brady the Buccaneer

Jack Kirk, Sports Editor

March 26, 2020

After five seasons with one of the most polarizing quarterbacks of the decade, Jameis Winston, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers decided that they needed to make a change at the position. In an unusually rich quarterback market, the Buccaneers caught what many considered to be the biggest prize available, former...

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