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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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Track and Field dominates competition, wins district championships

Track and Field dominates competition, wins district championships

Allison Kim, Op/Ed Editor May 17, 2022

RBHS hosted the 2022 Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) Class 5 District 4 track meet May 14, with both the boys’ and girls’ teams coming out ahead of eight other teams and...

Track and field athletes achieve new personal records at Lutheran South Invitational, prepare for postseason

Track and field athletes achieve new personal records at Lutheran South Invitational, prepare for postseason

Anjali Noel Ramesh, Editor-in-Chief May 10, 2022

The RBHS boys’ and girls’ track team competed at the Lutheran South Invitational this past Saturday, May 7. This meet marks the end of regular season and the beginning of the competition for the Missouri...

Girls soccer loses 0-3 to Cor Jesu Academy in last home game

Girls’ soccer loses 0-3 to Cor Jesu Academy in last home game

Zay Yontz, Features Editor May 8, 2022

The RBHS girls’ soccer team faced the highest ranked team in the state, Cor Jesu Academy (CJA), May 6. The team lost 0-3 after playing two 40-minute halves. Scott Wittenborn, the girls’ soccer coach,...

Baseball falls to Hickman in Giving Game, raises $7,000

Baseball falls to Hickman in “Giving Game”, raises $7,000

Ketti Horton, Staff writer May 7, 2022

Wednesday May 4’s RBHS varsity baseball game versus cross-town rival Hickman High School (HHS) started off a bit different than most. This game, also known as the “Giving Game” was a benefit for...

RBHS girls soccer defeats Hickman High School in decisive victory, looks to build intensity for upcoming game

RBHS girls’ soccer defeats Hickman High School in decisive victory, looks to build intensity for upcoming game

Julia Kim , Staff Writer May 6, 2022

In their second-to-last home game for the season, the RBHS girls’ soccer team defeated the Hickman High School (HHS) Kewpies with a clean 2-0 victory Wednesday, May 4. The game marks the Anna Alioto...

Photo by Joan Kwon

Boys tennis earns well-fought victory versus HHS

Brandt Stewart, Sports Editor April 28, 2022

The RBHS Boys’ Tennis team competed against the Hickman High School (HHS) Kewpies at Bethel Park April 26, 2022, succeeding in a three-out-of-three win in their doubles standoff and a five-out-of-six...

RBHS varsity boys basketball raises defense to best HCHS, 61-52

RBHS varsity boys basketball raises defense to best HCHS, 61-52

March 3, 2022

To finish out the final game of the regular season, the RBHS varsity boys basketball team enjoyed a close game and victory against Helias Catholic High School (HCHS), Feb. 25. In the opening four minutes...

Photo by Bailey Blackburn.

RBHS varsity boys basketball win vs KCE, 88-43

Brandt Stewart, Sports Editor December 20, 2021
Holding their own on home court, the RBHS varsity boys basketball team secured a victory against the Kansas City East (KCE) Bears Dec. 17.
Boys basketball defeats Marshall in home opener

Boys basketball defeats Marshall in home opener

Ketti Horton, Staff Writer December 2, 2021

RBHS boys basketball executed a strong win over Marshall High School (MHS) Monday, Nov. 29th. This was the home opener for the Bruins, and, because COVID-19 restrictions were eased, this included a full...

New volleyball head coach leads team to historic finish

New volleyball head coach leads team to historic finish

Ketti Horton, Staff Writer December 1, 2021
 Following the resignation of previous head coach Nicole Murphy, Trevor Koelling was announced the new RBHS volleyball head coach May 24, 2021. The Bruins ended their season with a record of 35-6. Earlier this summer, Koelling and the varsity team decided their biggest goal this year was to bring home a state championship title. They ended up placing fourth at this year's state championship.
Photo by Desmond Kisida.

RBHS esports team takes third, fourth place at state championship

Ketti Horton, Staff Writer November 18, 2021

The RBHS Green and Gold Rocket League teams took home third and fourth place trophies respectively at the Missouri Esports State Championships in St. Louis, Missouri Saturday Nov. 13. The 2021 state tournament...

Volleyball makes history, looks to improve for future seasons

Anjali Noel Ramesh November 17, 2021

Following a district championship, victories in the sectional tournament and state quarterfinals and a fourth-place finish in the Final Four, the RBHS volleyball team set a new record this year, making...

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