Robbie Knox

#41 Robbie Knox

POS. RHP
B/T R/R
YEAR Jr.
HT. 5-10
WT. 180
HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL) Woodstock, Georgia (Chipola CC)

2016-17 (Chipola College):

  • Helped Chipola to a 51-9 record and a Junior College National Championship in 2017
  • Led the Indians to a Florida Junior College State Championship in 2017 and the Panhandle State Championship in both 2016 and 2017
  • Posted an unblemished 5-0 ledger with a 3.29 ERA and 43 strikeouts over 41.0 innings as a sophomore
  • As a freshman he appeared in 16 games where he struck out 20 over 18.0 innings
  • Selected to the Panhandle Conference All-Academic Team in 2016

High School: 

  • Prepped at Etowah High School under head coach Greg Robinson
  • All-Region in 2013 and 2015
  • Earned three letters in football and baseball, two letters in basketball and was a 3-time Academic Letterman
  • Named the Cherokee County Athlete of the Year and Cherokee Ledger Athlete of the Year in 2015
  • Earned MVP honors of the Cherokee County Senior Bowl in football in 2015

Personal: 

  • Son of Margaret and Kelley Knox
  • His grandfather played football, baseball and basketball in college before serving in the war. He then returned to college and played tennis for two seasons before playing in the Pittsburgh Pirates’ minor league organization.
  • His cousins graduated from Brentwood High School
  • Favorite book is Green Eggs and Ham
  • Plans to pursue a degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • His hidden talent is drawing