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Weekly recap: 5/1-5/5

Weekly recap: 5/1-5/5

Macy McClintock, sports editor

May 7, 2017

  Baseball: Hoping to advance to the 6A-8 District Finals and the regional tournament, the Knights faced the Jefferson Tigers on Tuesday, May 2. Dead bats led to a 2-1 loss and the end of the season for the Knights. Click here to read the story. Flag Football: The Knights defeated Blake...

Slow offense leads to 2-1 loss

Slow offense leads to 2-1 loss

Macy McClintock, sports editor

May 4, 2017

With a five-game losing streak and the end of the season on the line, the Knights faced Jefferson on Tuesday, May 2, in the 6A-8 District Semifinals. Offense proved to be the downfall of the Knights, who lost 2-1. “Our kids played relaxed, we played well, we just couldn’t seem to get the hit when...

Knights look for regional quarterfinal berth

Knights look for regional quarterfinal berth

Paul Jennewein, staff writer

May 2, 2017

  Heading into tonight's 6A-8 District Semifinal matchup against the Jefferson Dragons, the Knights (11-12) are looking to reverse their four-game losing streak. The Knights are 1-1 against the Dragons, losing 5-3 in February and winning 9-3 in March. "Well, we haven't played well in about a mo...

Baseball falls 10-2 on senior night

Alex Walen ('17) got his first hit of the season and a RBI on his senior night.

Macy McClintock, Sports Editor

April 23, 2017

For the first two innings of Thursday’s senior night matchup against Wharton (12-8), it seemed as if the Knights (11-11) were going to break their losing streak. However, after two controversial balks called on Peter Feinman (’17) in the third, allowing the Wildcats to score two runs, Wharton took...

Sports weekly recap: 4/10-4/14

Pole vaulter Mathew Reinecke ('18) attempts to PR at the scrimmage meet on Tuesday, April 11.

Macy McCLintock, sports editor

April 19, 2017

  Baseball: Starting the week with a district matchup, the Knights faced the Blake Yellow Jackets on Tuesday, April 11, and won 4-0. Robinson had a total of six hits, Blake with four. Coming off of a shutout, the Knights hosted Plant City on Thursday, April 13. In four innings, the Knights...

Girls tennis secures back-to-back district championships

Girls tennis secures back-to-back district championships

Sarah Jennewein, Staff Writer

April 13, 2017

This past Monday, April 10, the girls tennis team won the 2A district competition for the second year in a row, beating Academy of the Holy Names with a score of 19-14. Elliot Peterson (’19) placed first in singles, and Peterson and Ashley Osiason (’18) won doubles. “It was great,” Osiason...

Unconventional methods put senior night on track

Pole vaulter Sean Tran ('17) hands the baton off to fellow vaulter Lexx Pino ('17) during the 4x100m relay.

Macy McClintock, Sports Editor

April 13, 2017

Due to scheduling conflicts, the boys and girls track teams were unable to host a meet at home this season, but that eliminated the possibility of senior night to honor the graduating class. To resolve this, the track team hosted an intra-squad meet and senior night on Tuesday, April 11 at Robinson...

Knights come back to defeat Panthers 20-13

Emily Draper ('17) makes a jumping catch to get the extra point and tie the game at 14 in the fourth quarter.

Macy McClintock, Sports Editor

April 6, 2017

In the South Tampa battle for flag football bragging rights, the Plant Panthers, ranked number two in 2A, fell to the Knights, ranked number one in 1A, 20-13 on Wednesday night in front of a loud home crowd. “That’s a great team. That’s a team that is going to be competing for a state title,"...

Tigers defeat Knights 4-1 in district matchup

Tigers defeat Knights 4-1 in district matchup

Isabel Giovannetti, RHStoday Editor-in-Chief

April 6, 2017

On Tuesday night, the Knights (10-7) faced the Jesuit Tigers (17-3) at home for the first time this season. Both teams started off with a scoreless first inning; despite getting three runners on base in the bottom of the first, the Knights were unable to bring in a run. Jesuit's offense heated...

Baseball falls to Plant, 3-2

Baseball falls to Plant, 3-2

Isabel Giovannetti, RHStoday Editor-in-Chief

March 10, 2017

Heading into Tuesday night, the Knights (4-3) prepared to take on the Plant Panthers (5-1) in this year’s rivalry game. After several unforced errors in the first two innings, the Knights were unable to come back and lost 3-2. The night started off rocky for Robinson, as a hit-by-pitch got Plant’s...

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