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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 football loses versus Francis Howell football, 33-0

Brandt Stewart October 26, 2021

In their last home game of the RBHS regular football season, the Bruins lost in their battle against the Francis Howell High School (FHHS) Vikings Friday, Oct. 22. A well-executed offensive Vikings team...

Photo by Salma Alamin.

Helias football well-executed performance leads to Bruins loss

Josiah Anderson September 29, 2021

In the fifth game of the RBHS football season, the Bruins hosted a loss against a well-oiled Helias Catholic High School (HCHS) football team Friday, Sept. 24. The game was hard-fought, but ultimately...

Sophomore quarterback Louie Scardina returning to the sidelines amid a change of possession. Photo by Desmond Kisida.

Bruins football beats Smith-Cotton in one-sided game

Josiah Anderson September 9, 2021

In the first home game of the 2021 football season, the Bruins handed Smith-Cotton High School (SCHS) a 50-0 loss, demonstrating a home field advantage. Coming off a tough loss to Staley High School (SHS)...

RBHS football volunteers rearrange the masks players wear at the JCHS game Friday, Sept. 11. Photo by Ana Manzano.

RBHS football player tests positive for COVID-19, Friday game against Battle cancelled

Multiple Authors October 7, 2020

The RBHS football team chose to cancel this Friday’s football game against Battle High School because of safety concerns after a RBHS player tested positive for COVID-19. Principal Jacob Sirna made a...

Junior Aiden Alvis catches a ball intended for LHS sophomore Ricky Ahumaraeze on Friday, Oct. 2. Photo by Ana Manzano.

Bruins football loses to Liberty High School Blue Jays

Nora Crutcher-McGowan October 4, 2020

On the first Friday football game of October, the Bruins walked onto the chilly field for an expectedly contested home game against the undefeated Liberty High School Blue Jays (LHS). With the odds questionable,...

Senior Bryce Jackson breaks a tackle from two Capital City Defenders on his third touchdown of the game Sep 17. Photo by Parker Boone

Bruins football wins in high-scoring affair

Ana Manzano September 20, 2020

The bruins football team won a high scoring game against the Capital City Cavaliers Sept. 18. They played on an unusually empty field, on an atypically cool night, against a team they had never faced in...

Senior Max Vanetta talks to senior Marquis McCaster during the fourth quarter at the Bruins football game Friday, Sept. 11. Vanetta sustained an injury in the first quarter, but returned to cheer his team on later in the game. Photo by Ana Manzano.

Bruins football wins in 60 minute roller coaster

Parker Boone September 12, 2020

In a game loaded with turnovers from both sides, RBHS football eventually made up for their mistakes in a 23-21 victory over the Jefferson City Jays on September 11th. Entering the match, the Bruins were...

Junior cornerback and wide receiver Marquis McCaster (21) along with other RBHS players, kneel down in a huddle for one last post-game speech from Head Coach Van Vanatta. The Bruins fell to Blue Springs 17-10 on Nov. 1. Photo by Elliot Bachrach.

Bruins drop district quarterfinal game to Blue Springs

Elliot Bachrach November 2, 2019

Down 17-10 late in the fourth quarter, the Bruins were in dire need of a touchdown. Senior quarterback Grant Hajicek took the snap and danced from foot to foot, scanning down the field for receivers with...

Senior Grant Hajicek goes for an after-game high five with Francis Howell. (Photo by William Yoo)

Football loses regular-season finale heading into district tournament

William Yoo October 27, 2019

After a proud 7-0 conclusion to the first quarter, the Bruins soon lost their competitive edge against Francis Howell High School after an intense three quarters. Despite forcing multiple turnovers, the...

Members of the football team participate in pre-game warm-ups while waiting on the sideline. (Photo by Ana Manzano)

Football falls short in loss against Helias Catholic

Olivia Peters October 21, 2019

In the late evening of Friday Oct. 18, the football team was in the midst of a major comeback against Helias Catholic High School in Jefferson City. After falling behind early in the game, the Bruins attempted...

Freshman running Joel Kisabo back found himself in the game during the fourth quarter. Kisabo carried the ball for a six-yard gain.

RBHS dominates Smith-Cotton, celebrates seniors

Camryn DeVore October 13, 2019

frosty breeze blew through the still-green leaves as the Bruins took to the field Friday at 6:30 p.m. Seniors met their parents and shared woeful hugs as they prepared to celebrate their senior night. The...

LEADING THE WAY: Hajicek, a leader on the team, has been starting varsity QB since his junior year. (Photo by Camryn DeVore)

QB focus: faith, family, football

Ryan Choe October 8, 2019

Growing up, senior Grant Hajicek attended various Mizzou sporting events. The joy of these games inspired him to participate in athletics, so he quickly signed up to play football, basketball and baseball....

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