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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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RBHS tennis coach Ben Loeb breaks win record

Sarah Ding March 26, 2021

Longtime RBHS tennis coach Ben Loeb secured his 1,139th win on Monday, breaking the coaching record for most dual meet tennis wins in Missouri high school history. Loeb’s wins come from his years of...

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Boys’ tennis faces new challenge

Ryan Choe March 29, 2020

In the last decade, the boys’ tennis program has achieved a top three title every year at the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) state championship. In seven of those 10 years,...

 Senior Kavin Anand practices on the Bethal courts after school in preparation for post season play. Results for individual sectionals, which were last night, were unavailable at press time.

Tennis team looks to move on postseason

Josh Kiesow May 15, 2019

During the past few weeks, the boys’ tennis team has absolutely dominated the competition leading up to the district tournament in individuals and teams. Some notable wins include a 9-0 victory over...

Boys’ tennis keeps momentum, equips for HHS Kewpies match

Boys’ tennis keeps momentum, equips for HHS Kewpies match

Isaac Parrish April 25, 2019

he boys’ tennis team [11-1-0] will take on the Hickman High School (HHS) Kewpies today. Although the cross-town rivalry between the Bruins and HHS spans ages, the outcome of the game at this point won’t...

close-up of tennis ball and racket on clay court, summer day at tennis

Tennis prepares for match against Belleville today

Ethan Hayes March 21, 2019

After three consecutive state championship titles, the boys’ tennis team begins yet another season in hopes of winning the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) Class 2 title. Today...

Junior Kavin Anand prepares to hit the ball with a back hand on April 26 against the Kewpies (9-0). The Bruins compete in individual districts May 12.

Boys’ tennis set for postseason

Ethan Hayes May 10, 2018

This Saturday the boys’ tennis team will compete in the Individual District Tournament at Grain Valley High School. This competition is one of the preliminary rounds for the Missouri State High School...

Boys tennis ready for Belleville

Boys’ tennis ready for Belleville

Ryan Choe March 22, 2018

[dropcap style="light" size="4"]T[/dropcap]oday the boys’ entire tennis team travels to Chesterfield, Mo to participate in the Belleville tennis tournament. It will be the second tournament of the season,...

Target sighted: Senior and varsity team captain Brian Baker takes aim at an incoming ball during practice.  The Bruins, under the coaching of Ben Loeb, will compete in the district tournament. Competition for the tournament will begin on May 13.

Tennis prepares for districts

Logan Dorsey May 11, 2017

The “Bruin Dynasty,” a nickname synonymous with the Rock Bridge high school men’s tennis team, is an appropriate title; the Bruins’ winning history consists of the past 16 district titles and a...

Boys tennis defeats Edwardsville and Blue Valley West in Columbia Duels

Boys’ tennis defeats Edwardsville and Blue Valley West in Columbia Duels

Emily Oba April 14, 2017

[dropcap style="light" size="4"]O[/dropcap]n April 14, the RBHS boys tennis team took part in the Columbia Duels competition against Edwardsville High School. Improving 8-1 for the year, the Bruins were...

Freshmen to lead varsity tennis in districts

Freshmen to lead varsity tennis in districts

Abby Still May 16, 2016

Freshman Zach Grueber focuses on the ball in practice in preparation for districts. Grueber is one of the four freshmen on varsity representing the Bruins' Boys tennis team this season. When it comes...

Boys tennis dismantles Park Hill in 9-0 victory

Boys’ tennis dismantles Park Hill in 9-0 victory

John Flanegin April 30, 2016

It was clear that their matchup with Park Hill being rescheduled from Wednesday to last night was no issue for the boys’ tennis team (17-2) as they made quick work of the Trojans, 9-0, on their home...

Freshman is latest Farid to continue dynasty

Freshman is latest Farid to continue dynasty

Alice Yu April 29, 2016

[dropcap style="flat" size="4"]F[/dropcap]or most children, there’s no recollection of the first word that came out of their mouth; nonetheless, that one word was joined by another and another until...

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