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Baseball falls to Jefferson 7-4 in extra innings, ends season in district semifinal

Baseball falls to Jefferson 7-4 in extra innings, ends season in district semifinal

Brooke Volpi

May 2, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

  On Tuesday, May 1, the Robinson Knights (12-11) faced off against the Jefferson Dragons (17-7) in the district semifinals, falling 7-4 after two extra innings. "They kept fighting and they fought till the end," Head coach Kevin McCray said. "And sometimes you just don't win those games." The...

Weekly recap 4/23-4/27

Weekly recap 4/23-4/27

the staff of rhstoday.com

May 1, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Flag Football, Softball, Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis, Track and Field

Baseball: The Knights (12-10) went 0-2 last week, starting with a 4-1 loss to Bloomingdale (16-7) at home on Tuesday, April 24. They then followed that up with a 1-0 loss to Sickles (20-4) on senior night, Thursday April 26. The Knights honored the seven seniors at Thursday's game: Austin Gl...

Girls tennis progresses to state championship

Girls tennis progresses to state championship

Amelia Foster, Staff Writer

May 1, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis

Robinson's girls tennis team will advance to the state championship for the third year in a row after beating McKeel Academy 5-2 this past Thursday, April 26 at the Class 2A Region 3 Championship. A star moment of the game was the match with Alara Hollyfield ('18) against Hannah Hogg of McKeel Academy....

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...

Lack of offense leads to 1-0 loss to Sickles

Lack of offense leads to 1-0 loss to Sickles

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

April 28, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

On Thursday, April 26, the Knights (12-10) fell to Sickles (19-4) 1-0 on senior night. The seven Robinson seniors were honored prior to the start of the game, with the announcer reading a short biography of their time on the baseball team and their plans for the future. When asked to describe their...

Weekly recap: 4/16-4/20

Weekly recap: 4/16-4/20

April 25, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Flag Football, Softball, Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis, Track and Field

Flag Football: The Knights faced their second loss of the season, falling 18-12 in double overtime to Alonso on Monday, April 16. Click here to read the game recap. The Knights face Chamberlain in the district semifinals on Wednesday, April 25, at Robinson High School (6311 S. Lois Ave., 33...

Track has high hopes for regionals

Track has high hopes for regionals

Morgan Brazier, Staff Writer

April 19, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring Sports, Track and Field

The Robinson track and field team is currently preparing for their 2018 regional competition. With regionals only a week away, the 12 students that are competing are excited for the upcoming event. Representing Robinson, there will be four girls running in the 4x8m, two runners in the two mile, two...

Flag football ends big streak, falls to Alonso 18-12

Flag football ends big streak, falls to Alonso 18-12

the staff of rhstoday.com

April 18, 2018


Filed under Flag Football, Sports, Spring Sports

Ending their 84-game winning streak against Hillsborough County teams, the Knights fell short 18-12 in double overtime on Monday, April 16. "[Alonso has] a really great team, the best I've ever seen in terms of competition," co-captain and quarterback Lauren King ('18) said. "And we knew that going...

Weekly recap 4/9-4/13

Weekly recap 4/9-4/13

April 17, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Flag Football, Lacrosse, Softball, Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis, Track and Field

Baseball: The Knights (11-8) had a huge three-game week last week, finishing with a 2-1 record, including a win over Jesuit for the first time since 2007. The Knights first faced Jesuit (14-7) first on Wednesday, April 11, and won 5-2 in 10 innings. Click here to read the story. On Thursday, April 12, the Knights played Blake (1-16), defeating the Yellow Jackets in five innings...

Knights break 11-year losing tradition to Jesuit

Knights break 11-year losing tradition to Jesuit

Cilicia Anderson, Opinion Editor

April 12, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Knights (10-6) took a 5-2 win in a ten-inning game against Jesuit (12-6) on Wednesday, April 11, after the rescheduling due to weather concerns on Tuesday. After a slow moving game, the Knights were able to pull out the win against their district rival for the first time since 2007. And after...

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