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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...

Soccer: Lady Knights can’t hold off Plant in 6-0 shutout

Soccer: Lady Knights can’t hold off Plant in 6-0 shutout

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

December 2, 2016


Filed under Soccer, Sports, Winter Sports

After a confidence-boosting win at Blake, 8-0, on Tuesday, the Lady Knights (3-6) were prepared for the challenge that is the Plant (5-0-2) in a non-district match Thursday. Despite a 6-0 shutout, the Knights walked away with a sense of accomplishment. “The teams I pick to play throughout the season...

Robinson Cheer is ready for a comeback

Robinson Cheer is ready for a comeback

Morgan Felt, Staff writer

November 29, 2016


Filed under Cheer, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

Robinson Cheerleading has had a rough season. In their first competition at Brandon, the team came in eighth place out of ninth, a difficult loss for the squad. Soon after the competition, coach Jeff Melesky tweeted on the @rhscheer account: Wasn't a very good day for RHS cheer. Wake up call nee...

Preview: Boys basketball hopes to use youth, energy as advantage

Preview: Boys basketball hopes to use youth, energy as advantage

Athena Crews, Staff Writer

November 28, 2016


Filed under Around the School, Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

With fall sports ended and winter sports beginning to get underway, head boys basketball coach Steve Smith and his team are preparing . Coming off a heartbreaking 45-41 loss in the regional semifinals last season to Jesuit, the new team is coming into the season with lots of excitement. “[I'm exc...

Lady Knights beat Sickles 56-40 in home opener

Lady Knights beat Sickles 56-40 in home opener

Macy McClintock, Staff Writer

November 17, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Sports, Winter Sports

After losing to Plant 60-45 to start off the season, the Lady Knights (1-1) brushed off the defeat aside to beat Sickles (1-1) on Wednesday  56-40. “We got our first game jitters out of the way,” head coach Stephanie Moore said. “We really started to come together as a unit and defensively...

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...

Wrestling: Heidt Up for Mental Toughness Award

Wrestling: Heidt Up for Mental Toughness Award

Bailey Adams, Sports Editor

March 1, 2016


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports, Wrestling

Robinson’s Charles “Chad” Heidt (’16) has been named a finalist for the 2016 Russ Mauger Mental Attitude Award, which is given to a Florida wrestler that "best exemplifies the qualities of sportsmanship, leadership, ethics and integrity." The award was named in the honor of long-time director...

Weekly Sports Update: 2/15-2/19

Weekly Sports Update: 2/15-2/19

Bailey Adams, Sports Editor

February 19, 2016


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

* Denotes winter sport; **Denotes spring sport Basketball* The Knights’ season came to an end on Tuesday night in the regional semifinals with a 45-41 loss to Jesuit (24-5). Robinson reached 17 wins for the third straight season, ending losing streaks against both Plant (four games) and Jesuit ...

Boys Basketball: Season Ends With 45-41 Loss to Jesuit

Boys Basketball: Season Ends With 45-41 Loss to Jesuit

Bailey Adams, Sports Editor

February 16, 2016


Filed under Basketball, Showcase, Sports, Winter Sports

Following a 64-61 loss to district rival Jesuit (24-5) in the district championship game on Feb. 5, Robinson (17-10) wanted another shot at the Tigers. After a victory over Sebring in the regional quarterfinals last Thursday, the Knights got their chance in the regional semifinals. In one final showdown...

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