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Knights fall to Jefferson 20-14 in pivotal game

Knights fall to Jefferson 20-14 in pivotal game

Cilicia Anderson, Sports Editor

October 30, 2017


Filed under Around the School, Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Prior to Friday night's game against Jefferson, the Knights sat in eighth place for playoff standings, but a win against the Dragons would put them five points closer to second place, which is necessary to make the playoffs. The Knights came back from a 14-point deficit, but were unable to pull through...

Knights prepare for a battle against Jefferson

Paul Jennewein, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

The Knights (2-4) must win their game today against Jefferson to have a chance at advancing to the play-offs. “Now we have to wait on the point system because we lost a district game last week,” Head Coach Sean Taylor said about their loss against Jesuit. “That district game is now bigger than...

Lady Knights sweep Desoto County

Lady Knights sweep Desoto County

Andrew McMillan, Staff Writer

October 27, 2017


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports, Volleyball

With a clean 3-0 victory over Desoto County High School, the Lady Knights volleyball team finished up their regional quarter final game with a bang. Crushing Desoto County 25-14, 25-12, and 25-8 the Knights put on a good show of dominating the court, and will carry this momentum into their next game No...

Knights shut out Middleton 17-0 in homecoming game

Knights shut out Middleton 17-0 in homecoming game

Paul Jennewein, Staff Writer

October 22, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Sports

Heading into Friday night’s matchup against the Middleton Tigers (5-3), the Robinson Knights (2-4) had lost a series of close games resulting in an inauspicious start to the season. On Friday however, Robinson fans could take comfort in a 17-0 shutout that showcased the Knights’ powerful defense...

Homecoming Shares Date With Swim Districts

Homecoming Shares Date With Swim Districts

Cilicia Anderson, Sports Editor

October 18, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Swimming

With Homecoming festivities pushed back to the month of October, scheduling has been hectic, especially for the swim team. The team will compete in their district meet the morning of Oct. 21, and will have to rush to get ready for Homecoming that night. "Oh my God, they're all annoyed and mad," Ela Gonzal...

Future starlets shine bright

Future starlets shine bright

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

October 11, 2017


Filed under Around the School, Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports

At the Starlet's pregame performance on Friday night, the high school dancers were joined by a few special guests as part of their annual fundraiser. Each year, the Starlets host the Future Starlets, a dance camp for ages 5 through 13. The Starlets held a special practice on Monday, October 2 to teach...

Lady Knights defeat Steinbrenner 3-1 on live television

Lady Knights defeat Steinbrenner 3-1 on live television

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

October 10, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Sports, Volleyball

The atmosphere was tense as Robinson and Steinbrenner battled on Monday, October 9. As the rallies continued, the only noises came from the squeaking volleyball shoes, occasional grunt as players moved around the court and the telecasters' play-by-play, as the game was broadcasted live as Spectrum Sports...

Weekly Recap: 10/1-10/7

Weekly Recap: 10/1-10/7

Cilicia Anderson, Sports Editor

October 9, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Golf, Sports, Volleyball

Football: The Knights lost to Brandon 21-17 on Friday, October 6, after Brandon scored a touchdown in the final minute of the game. Running back Olu Wilson ('18) injured his heel in the game and will be out for the season. Click here to read the story. The Knights take on Jesuit on Friday, October 13, at Jesuit High School (4701 N Himes Ave, Tampa, FL 33...

Last minute TD leads to Knights’ loss against Brandon

Last minute TD leads to Knights’ loss against Brandon

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

October 7, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Football, Showcase, Sports

One could feel the sadness penetrating on the field as Friday night's game against Brandon (1-4) fell out of the Knights' hands. The final few minutes dictated the outcome of the game as the Knights (1-3) gave up a touchdown with a minute left and lost the game 24-17. "It was an emotional rollercoaster,"...

MLB playoffs: Who do you have?

MLB playoffs: Who do you have?

Paul Jennewein, Staff Writer

October 7, 2017


Filed under Across the Globe, In the Community, Pro Sports, Sports

After one of the wildest major league baseball regular seasons in recent history, the 2017 playoffs are finally here. For a grueling 162 game stretch, the best baseball teams in the world have competed for an opportunity for the World Title. With only eight teams left, the questions we've asked all season...

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