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Robinson says farewell to the lacrosse season

Ella Wertz, Staff Writer

April 17, 2019


Filed under Lacrosse, Sports, Spring Sports

Robinson boys lacrosse had their final game last Friday. They faced Freedom and won with a score of 11-2. It was the last game for senior players, who were celebrated with gifts and cheering during their own version of "senior night" at the end of the game.  

Knights defeat panthers 27-6

Knights defeat panthers 27-6

Morgan Brazier, Managing Editor

March 28, 2019


Filed under Flag Football, Sports, Spring Sports

Robinsons flag football team played their longtime rival Plant High School on Wednesday night, winning by 21 points with a final score of 27-6. This is the varsity teams 16th consecutive win against Plant and the J.V. teams seventh with a score of 25-0. The Knights started off slow, not scoring a...

Lady Knights win 11-1 against Plant

Lady Knights win 11-1 against Plant

March 8, 2019


Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

On Thursday, February 28, the Lady Knights beat South Tampa rival Plant for the third consecutive year, mercy ruling the Panthers 11-1. "I think the whole team did well. It takes all 17 players to pull off a win, especially against Plant," right fielder Rachel Clark ('20) said. Robinson hit well...

Lady Knights win 6-5 against Alonso, first home game

Lady Knights win 6-5 against Alonso, first home game

Jasmine Vidovich, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019


Filed under Softball, Sports, Spring Sports

The Robinson Lady Knights faced the Alonso Ravens (1-2) last Thursday, Feb. 21. The Knights beat them 6-5 in their first win of the season, making a strong start for the Lady Knights early into the year. "In this game, we did really well hitting-wise, we also came together on the field and got all...

Flag football gears up for 2019 season

Flag football gears up for 2019 season

Jack Kirk, Staff Writer

March 1, 2019


Filed under Flag Football, Sports, Spring Sports

The Robinson flag football program is preparing for another season, with a slew of familiar faces along with the biggest class of freshmen yet. The team has a legacy of success to uphold, as the varsity team has won four state titles in the past five years under Head Coach Joshua Saunders. Meanwhile,...

Knights to play in Buccaneer’s flag tournament

Alanna Felton, Editor-in-Chief

February 28, 2019


Filed under Flag Football, Sports, Spring Sports

This weekend, the Robinson flag football team will compete against states from around the state of Florida in the Tampa Bay Buccaneer's Preseason Classic tournament at One Buc Place. "There's really nice practice fields and facilities that high athletes usually don't have access to," team captain...

Joshua Saunders: more than just a coach

Joshua Saunders: more than just a coach

Amelia Foster, A&E editor

January 21, 2019


Filed under Flag Football, In Depth, Profiles, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

Joshua Saunders is a man of many titles; around Robinson, some may know him as their IB math teacher, but most people know him as the head coach of Robinson's most successful sports program: the flag football team. Along with holding five high school flag football state titles, Saunders is also head coach...

Another year, another rival win for flag football

Another year, another rival win for flag football

Nicole Perdigon, Staff Writer

April 5, 2018


Filed under Flag Football, Showcase, Sports, Spring Sports

Robinson's flag football team took a 13-6 win over Plant on Wednesday, April 4 to uphold their 14-year tradition of beating their South Tampa rival. Although the team’s offensive line struggled to move past Plant's defense, outside receiver Alexis Smith (’19) caught a 30-yard touchdown pass that...

Photo gallery: Spring pep rally, 3/9

Photo gallery: Spring pep rally, 3/9

Lillian Martin and Anna Thomas, News Editor and Editor-In-Chief

March 12, 2018


Filed under Around the School, Baseball, Flag Football, News, Photos, Spring Sports

The Student Government Association (SGA) put on their final pep rally of the 2017-2018 school year. Students were in for a new twist this time because not only did the pep rally recognize spring sports, but other school organizations. The pep rally succeeded a tribute for the victims at Stoneman Douglas...

Flag Football: Knights Shut Out Chiefs 47-0 [Photo Gallery]

Flag Football: Knights Shut Out Chiefs 47-0 [Photo Gallery]

Isabel Hanewicz, RHStoday Editor-in-Chief

April 25, 2016


Filed under Flag Football, Sports, Spring Sports

In a drizzly game, the Knights' Flag Football team continued its dominance over Hillsborough County opponents with a 47-0 shut out of the Chamberlain Chiefs in the district semifinals. With the win, the Knights continue to Wednesday's 1A District 7 Championship vs. Brooks De Bartolo, who the Knights de...

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