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A look into March Madness

A look into March Madness

Paul Jennewein, Staff Writer

March 15, 2018


Filed under Basketball, College Sports, Perspectives, Sports

After an unpredictable season of upsets and underdogs, this year’s annual NCAA basketball tournament is anyone’s to win. However, out of all of the 64 teams competing in this year’s national championship, there are a few favorites who have as good a chance as anyone to contend for a spot in the...

Wrestling season ends in Kissimmee

Wrestling season ends in Kissimmee

Athena Crews, Staff Writer

March 7, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

This last weekend on Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March 3, three Robinson wrestlers competed in the FHSAA 2A Wrestling State Championships at Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimmee, Fla,. JaQuan Jackson ('18) and Devin Jandura ('19) wrestled their way to the semi-finals on Saturday while Jayden Alvarez ('19)...

Weekly recap 2/26-3/3

Weekly recap 2/26-3/3

March 6, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Lacrosse, Softball, Sports, Spring Sports, Track and Field, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Wrestling: Three members of Robinson’s wrestling team went to the State Championships on Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March 3 at Silver Spurs Arena in Kissimee, Fla. Devin Jandura (‘19) placed 4th, and Jaquan Jackson (‘18) placed 6th. Jayden Alvarez (‘19) didn’t place, but won a match....

Weekly recap 2/19-2/23

Weekly recap 2/19-2/23

February 27, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Basketball, Lacrosse, Softball, Sports, Spring Sports, Tennis, Track and Field, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Girls Basketball: The Lady Knights (22-3) ended their season with a 83-52 loss to Lakewood (26-4) in the FHSAA Regional Finals game on Friday, Feb. 23. Though the Lady Knights were fortunate enough to host the game, the crowd was taken over by Lakewood fans, contributing to the frazzled game played by t...

Lady Knights lose once again to Lakewood, 83-52

Lady Knights lose once again to Lakewood, 83-52

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

February 26, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

There seems to be a pattern when it comes to the Lady Knights. For two consecutive years now they have faced Lakewood High School in the FHSAA 6A Regional Finals, only to experience a devastating loss. This Friday, Feb. 24, the Lady Knights faced the Spartans once again and ended their season with a 83...

Knights end season with a 72-54 loss to Booker

Knights end season with a 72-54 loss to Booker

Anna Thomas, Editor-In-Chief

February 24, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

The Robinson boys basketball team hasn't made it to a playoff game since 2016, when they lost to Jesuit 45-41 in the regional semifinal game. But as of Thursday, Feb. 22, the Knights (7-17) made their post-season return with a 72-54 loss to Booker (27-2). "I thought we played with a lot of intensity....

Lady Knights head to Regional Finals after beating Booker 59-49

Lady Knights head to Regional Finals after beating Booker 59-49

Amelia Foster, Staff Writer

February 21, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

The Lady Knights pulled through for the second year in a row against Booker, whom they beat 59-49 in the FHSAA 6A Regional Semifinals this past Tuesday, Feb. 20. "We played well as a team," said Parker Franklin ('19). "It felt good, we did everything we needed to do to win." Last season the...

Baseball falls 7-0 in South Tampa rivalry against Plant

Baseball falls 7-0 in South Tampa rivalry against Plant

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

February 21, 2018


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

Last season, the Knights fell 3-2 to the Panthers. The year before that, they lost 6-5. But this Tuesday, Feb. 20, in the first game of the season, the Knights weren't able to keep up like they had in the past, taking the shut out 7-0. "Plant is as strong as they've ever been; they have a ridiculously...

Who to look for in the 2018 Winter Olympics

Ross Scaglione, Staff Writer

February 19, 2018


Filed under Across the Globe, Sports

With the 2018 Winter Olympics starting last week, there's still plenty of athletes and events to watch for in the upcoming events. Here are a few athletes to look out for in PyeongChang this week. Embed from Getty Imageswindow.gie=window.gie||function(c){(gie.q=gie.q||[]).push(c)};gie(function(...

Knights give up district title in 54-41 loss to Jesuit

Knights give up district title in 54-41 loss to Jesuit

Anna Thomas, Editor-In-Chief

February 17, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

This past Friday, Feb. 16, the Knights (7-16) fell to Jesuit (21-6) 54-41 in the FHSAA 6A District 9 Championship. The Knights fought hard, but their inability to finish around the rim kept them from the district title. "We missed shots and Jesuit hit theirs," Assistant Coach Donald Pippin said....

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