The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

Track competes through heat, prepares for districts

Thomas Jamieson-Lucy May 6, 2012

The track team braved soaring temperatures and intense sun at the Rock Bridge Invitational Saturday, May 5 at the RBHS track. Although the Bruins' only competition was Helias, the team still had good...

New talents aid boys tennis, bring team closer together

Thomas Jamieson-Lucy April 30, 2012

A late start to the season due to inclement weather in addition to losing five varsity seniors from last year has not diminished the confidence of the boys tennis team. Even with a young team, the overall...

Tennis, soccer suffer due to weather

Thomas Jamieson-Lucy March 22, 2012

For the second time in a row, the Rock Bridge tennis team had its match cancelled due to weather. The tennis team was supposed to play Rockhurst at 3 p.m. in Kansas City, but a rainstorm prevented the...

Last day of school set for May 24

Thomas Jamieson-Lucy March 18, 2012

Barring any more school closings due to inclement weather, the last day of class for Columbia Public School students will be Thursday, May 24. After only using two snow days this year, and assuming there...

Girls basketball plays in quarterfinals Wednesday

Thomas Jamieson-Lucy February 28, 2012

The girls basketball team take on Waynesville (12-17) at 6 p.m.  tomorrow in the sectional game at Rolla. Senior guard Kelsey Harrington said the Bruins felt confident going into tonight after their first...

Making a statement: girls swimming brings home MSHSAA title

Making a statement: girls swimming brings home MSHSAA title

Thomas Jamieson-Lucy February 23, 2012

Over a year ago the high school swimming program was almost cut from Columbia Public Schools’ budget because of low participation. Eleven girls made up the roster. Only one qualified for state. But...

Girls swimming team dominates state championship

Thomas Jamieson-Lucy February 18, 2012

The Bruin swim team won the state meet this afternoon, Saturday, Feb 18. The team edged Glendale 213-182 to take home the first state title in Rock Bridge swimming. The meet started out strong with a...

Bruins qualify eight swimmers in state preliminaries

Thomas Jamieson-Lucy February 17, 2012

The girls swim team had a strong showing at the preliminaries of the state meet qualifying eight swimmers and all three relays for the finals on Saturday. Swimmers competing Saturday include freshman Libby...

Swimmers top personal records at last chance meet

Thomas Jamieson-Lucy February 11, 2012

The swim team competed today in its final meet of the season before post-season begins next Saturday, Feb. 18 at Hickman Pool. The "last chance" meet provided swimmers a final opportunity to qualify for...

Swimmers balance high school, club teams

Swimmers balance high school, club teams

Thomas Jamieson-Lucy January 26, 2012

For 11 girls on the high school swim team, the practice schedule doesn’t end at the six practices a week scheduled by high school coach Karen Steger. Instead, these swimmers work out five times with...

CACC highlights classes through Skill Expo

Thomas Jamieson-Lucy January 19, 2012

Student work and a showcase of activities will highlight the Columbia Area Career Center's Skill Expo today from 6 to 8 p.m. Administrative Assistant Rebecca Pisano said the event will demonstrate...

Despite absences, girls’ swimming succeeds

Thomas Jamieson-Lucy January 15, 2012

Although missing five of their top swimmers at the Parkway South Invitational in St. Louis Jan. 13 and 14, the Bruin girls’ swim team placed ninth out of 13 teams. Head coach Karen Steger said the team's...

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