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Mistakes cost Lady Knights in 60-45 loss to Plant

Mistakes cost Lady Knights in 60-45 loss to Plant

Isabel Hanewicz, RHStoday Editor-in-Chief

November 15, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

In their season opener, the Lady Knights basketball team couldn't quite pull everything together to defeat the Plant Panthers (1-0). Robinson (0-1) fell behind early in the first quarter 20-10, but outscored the Panthers 15-12 in the second quarter with help from Kaliah Henderson ('19), who tacked...

For fourth year, Lady Knights defeat Lely to move on to state semis

For fourth year, Lady Knights defeat Lely to move on to state semis

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

November 2, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

In their fourth consecutive regional final win against Lely, the Lady Knights swept the Trojans in three sets, 25-8, 25-16 and 25-17. “Coming into the game, I knew we’ve played tougher teams than this,” head coach Stephanie Turner said. “And we just needed to come in, stay focused and get...

Knights end season, playoff dreams with 38-0 loss to Jefferson

Knights end season, playoff dreams with 38-0 loss to Jefferson

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

October 28, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

Robinson (3-6) entered into Friday night’s matchup against Jefferson (5-3) knowing it was a must win-game. Yet for the fourth year in the row, the Knights fell short of a playoff berth, getting shut out 38-0 by the Dragons. When the referees called for the captains, Anthony Krouse Jr. (’17) hobbled...

Tigers, Davis prove district dominance in 56-3 win over the Knights

Tigers, Davis prove district dominance in 56-3 win over the Knights

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

October 14, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

After a strong win against Alonso at home, Robinson (2-5) went into their game with higher hopes of fighting against undefeated district rival Jesuit (7-0). However, they were unable to break the strength of the Tigers in a 56-3 loss, while Jesuit’s Malik Davis (‘17) also clinched two county records. “We...

Lady Knights defend home court on senior night against Durant

Lady Knights defend home court on senior night against Durant

Macy McClintock, Sports Writer

October 7, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

On senior night, the Lady Knights defended their home court, sweeping the Durant Cougars 25-12, 25-15 and 26-24. Before the game, the Knight's six seniors - Emma Duffey, Maggie McKee, Samantha Verdisco, Laura Hill, Emily Draper and McKenna Tyson - were honored with a short presentation. “I love...

Knights fall short in tight battle with East Bay, 16-12

Knights fall short in tight battle with East Bay, 16-12

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

September 30, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

After a 47-0 victory against King last Friday, the Knights (1-4) searched for a second season win Friday, against the East Bay Indians but fell short in a tight match, 16-12. “We’re getting better every week, we’re just really young. It’s a process. Improvement may not happen as much as we...

Knights Lose 4-0 to Middleton

Knights Lose 4-0 to Middleton

Macy McClintock, Sports Writer

September 17, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

After a 38-0 loss to Plant last week, the Knights (0-3) were looking to defeat Middleton (4-0) in their first district match up at Jack Peters Field Friday night, but were defeated 4-0. The Knights got off to a rough beginning, with two false starts and a missed 40 yard field goal within the first...

Mistakes costly in Knights’ 22-8 loss to Blake

Mistakes costly in Knights’ 22-8 loss to Blake

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

August 26, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

After a 29-0 blowout at the hands of Pinellas Park in last week’s preseason matchup, the Knights looked for redemption in their home opener against Blake but found none in a 22-8 loss, breaking a 13-year winning streak against the Yellow Jackets. During the first drive of the game, Blake’s center...

Volleyball hangs on to defeat Freedom 3-0

Volleyball hangs on to defeat Freedom 3-0

Isabel Giovannetti, RHStoday Editor-in-Chief

August 25, 2016


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

Following a three-set victory on Tuesday night, the Lady Knights put up another win at home against Freedom High School, winning in three sets 25-12, 25-15 and 25-17. Comfortably closing out the first two sets, the Knights fought at the end of the final set to extend a slim three-point lead at 20-17. "The main takeaway was that, no matter...

States away, pitcher finds new home in Tampa

States away, pitcher finds new home in Tampa

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

August 24, 2016


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

For most high school athletes, dedication to a sport involves heavy workout plans, intense practices and missing more than a few parties. But for Peter Feinman (’17), dedication involved moving miles from home. Since he was six, Feinman has dreamed of playing in the MLB, and after a meeting Tampa...

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