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Bad inning leads to 7-0 loss to Jesuit

Bad inning leads to 7-0 loss to Jesuit

Macy McClintock, Sports Editor

March 9, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Sports, Spring Sports

After dropping last year’s 6A-8 district final 3-2 to Jesuit, the Knights (4-3) were back with a vengeance this Tuesday, March 7. The Knights battled with the Tigers (5-1) for the first half of the game, but one bad inning led to a 7-0 loss. “They (Jesuit) are a good team, and against a good team...

Weekly Sports Recap: 2/27-3/4

Weekly Sports Recap: 2/27-3/4

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

March 5, 2017


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

Baseball After a devastating district loss to Jefferson last Thursday, the Knights clinched two district wins this week. On Tuesday, Feb. 28, the Knights defeated Middleton 10-0 and mercy-ruled Spoto 15-0 Thursday, Mar. 2. Riley Shackowsky (’17) took the mound for Tuesday’s game and Koby Fo...

Knights take close 6-5 loss to Steinbrenner in season opener

Knights take close 6-5 loss to Steinbrenner in season opener

Isabel Giovannetti, RHStoday Editor-in-Chief

February 22, 2017


Filed under Baseball, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

Coming off a 1-1 preseason showing, the Knights took the field Tuesday night against Steinbrenner for their season opener. After trailing by four throughout the first half of the game, the Knights cut the Warriors' lead to one run by the top of the seventh inning. However, the Knights fell short and...

Weekly Sports Update: 2/13-2/17

Weekly Sports Update: 2/13-2/17

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

February 18, 2017


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

*denotes winter sport Girls Basketball* After losing to Booker 43-46 in the Regional Quarterfinals last season, the Lady Knights (23-4) claimed redemption, beating the Highlanders 68-51 at Booker High School on Tuesday, Feb. 14 in the Regional Semifinals. But on Friday, in the Regional Finals, the Lady K...

Lady Knights end season with 50-38 loss to Lakewood

Lady Knights end season with 50-38 loss to Lakewood

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

February 18, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

In a heartbreaking loss to end the Lady Knights’ 15 game win streak and history-making season, Robinson fell to Lakewood 50-38 this Friday. Feb. 17, in the FHSAA 6A Regional Finals. “After the game, we agreed as a team that we are proud of our record breaking season but not satisfied,” head...

Lady Knights claim redemption in 68-51 win against Booker

Lady Knights claim redemption in 68-51 win against Booker

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

February 15, 2017


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

After a devastating 43-46 loss against Booker (14-6) in the regional quarterfinals last season, the Lady Knights claimed redemption on Tuesday, Feb. 14, by taking down the Tornadoes 68-51 in the FHSAA 6A Regional Semifinals. “Before the game I asked the returners to remember how it felt after...

Lacrosse’s Title IX rules cause roster restraints

Lacrosse’s Title IX rules cause roster restraints

Leana Pustam, Perspectives Editor

February 7, 2017


Filed under Lacrosse, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

For the boys lacrosse team, having a full roster on the girls team is just as important as having one of their own, thanks to county regulations. Since 2014, all Hillsborough County lacrosse teams have been managed by HALAX, a 501(c)(3) tasked with supervising lacrosse's transition to becoming a full-fle...

Lady Knights end season with 3-1 loss to Largo

Lady Knights end season with 3-1 loss to Largo

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

January 27, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

After claiming the FHSAA 3A District 9 title for the sixth time in a row, the Lady Knights (7-12) faced the Largo Packers (13-8-2) in the regional quarterfinals on Thursday, Jan. 26, but were defeated 3-1. The team made history last season by making it to the regional finals. After graduating 11...

Second half struggles lead to 3-1 loss for boys soccer

Second half struggles lead to 3-1 loss for boys soccer

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

January 18, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

With less than a week until the district tournament, the Knights (4-9) matched up against South Tampa rival Plant (5-8-2) at Dad’s Stadium on Tuesday night. Although the Knights entered halftime with the lead, a rough second half led to a 3-1 Panther win. “I think the boys were on point from...

Bucs finish winning season on a high note

Bucs finish winning season on a high note

Paul Jennewein, Staff Writer

January 11, 2017


Filed under Pro Sports, Sports

Last week, the Tampa Buccaneers capped off its season at home with a 17-16 win over the Carolina Panthers. In its first winning season since 2010, the Bucs improved leaps and bounds on both sides of the ball. Although far from perfect, the 2016 season gave Tampa a reason to believe once again. Jameis...

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