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Lady Knights head to to Regional Finals after beating Booker

Lady Knights head to to Regional Finals after beating Booker

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...

The Knights give up district title in 54-41 loss to Jesuit

The 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,"...

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....

Weekly recap: 1/29-2/2

Weekly recap: 1/29-2/2

February 5, 2018


Filed under Basketball, Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Boys Basketball: The Knights (5-14) took a tough loss on Tuesday, Jan. 30, against Chamberlain 59-57. It was a close game for all four quarters, and even with John Garrett's ('18) 17 points and an additional 11 from Jovani Saturno ('19), the Knights came up short. The rest of the 0-3 week for...

Get Loud! Break the Silence photo gallery

Get Loud! Break the Silence photo gallery

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

February 5, 2018


Filed under Basketball, News, Sports

On Friday, Feb. 2, Robinson held its annual Get Loud! Break the Silence basketball game against Freedom High School. The entire gym was silent for the Knights' first nine points, before breaking the silence to raise awareness against domestic violence. The event signifies that every nine seconds, a woman...

Robinson boys soccer falls to Plant 5-1

Robinson boys soccer falls to Plant 5-1

Brooke Volpi, Staff Writer

January 17, 2018


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

The Robinson boys soccer team (2-8) lost 5-1 to Plant (8-4-3) at home on Tuesday, Jan. 16. “What we're really trying to do is trying to train the team right, trying to get the freshmen involved," Head Coach Manuel Montero said. "I think we played four freshmen tonight. So we’re really trying...

Fans support Knights despite heartbreaking loss

Fans support Knights despite heartbreaking loss

Anna Thomas, Editor-In-Chief

January 14, 2018


Filed under Basketball, News, Sports, Winter Sports

The Knights (3-8) faced a devastating 45-44 loss in their rematch against the Jesuit Tigers (12-3) at home on Friday, Dec. 12. The Knights outscored the Tigers in the first quarter 10-9. They were familiar with the Tiger's 2-3-zone defense, giving them the chance to attack the lane and draw fouls. The...

Photo gallery: Robinson cheer competition, 1/11/18

Photo gallery: Robinson cheer competition, 1/11/18

Macy McClintock, Managing Editor

January 12, 2018


Filed under Cheer, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

On Thursday, Jan. 11, the cheer team competed against eight other schools in a home meet, with the top four placing teams qualifying for next week's Western Conference competition. The top four teams advancing are Plant, who came in fourth place, Alonso, who came in third, Gaither, who came in secon...

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