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Lady Knights lose once again to Lakewood, 83-52

Lady Knights lose once again to Lakewood, 83-52

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

February 25, 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....

Weekly recap 2/5-2/9

Weekly recap 2/5-2/9

The staff of rhstoday.com

February 14, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Cheer, Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Cheer: After trekking all the way to Gainesville on Monday, Feb. 12, the Lady Knights finished third at semifinals— just 0.7 points away from advancing to the finals. “We did one of our better performances, but we didn’t make it to finals,” Junior Captain Alexandra Takagishi said. “...

Lady Knights skim by Spoto 53-44, claim district title

Lady Knights skim by Spoto 53-44, claim district title

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

February 10, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Sports

In December, the Lady Knights barely snuck out with a win against the Spoto Spartans, winning 50-41. And on Wednesday, Feb. 7, that close-game scenario persisted, when the Lady Knights claimed the district title 53-44. "We know that we're a better team than Spoto. We didn't come out and show it tonight,"...

Timberlake fails to wow in Super Bowl halftime show

Timberlake fails to wow in Super Bowl halftime show

Kenzie Hatton, Staff Writer

February 9, 2018


Filed under A&E, Pro Sports

For what is supposed to be "music's biggest moment of the year," Justin Timberlake's 2018 Super Bowl Halftime performance was simultaneously underwhelming and frankly, pretty disappointing. Timberlake started off his set coming out from what seemed like an underground nightclub singing "Filthy," a...

A 3-0 ending to a long season and beloved coach

A 3-0 ending to a long season and beloved coach

Nicole Perdigon, Staff Writer

February 7, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Soccer, Sports

Tuesday, Feb. 6, was a day for lasts for the girls soccer team (7-12-1). As they fell 3-0 to Osceola (18-4-1) in the regional quarterfinal matchup, they ended their season, and with that, their head coach, Billy Helms, coached his final game as a Knight. His last day at Robinson will be tomorrow, Feb....

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