Robbinsville varsity girls basketball coach Lucas Ford has no doubt his Lady Knights will be a force, he just doesn’t know when.
Robbinsville’s varsity boys basketball team hopes to hit stride when conference play begins with a visit from Hayesville (3-2, 1-1 SMC) on Friday.
Robbinsville held Murphy scoreless for 14 minutes of the Class 1-A fourth-round playoff, but the host Bulldogs had too much firepower and advanced to the state championship game with a 28-6 win.
Robbinsville’s Black Knights advanced to the 4th round of the Class 1-A playoffs by taking down No. 1 seed Thomas Jefferson 32-13 on a cold, rainy Friday night in Mooresboro.
There will be no Robbinsville-Murphy rematch this Friday night.
That’s because the Robbinsville football team that lost to Murphy 75 days ago no longer exists.