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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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Golf coach steps down, reflects on 16-year legacy

Golf coach steps down, reflects on 16-year legacy

Anjali Noel Ramesh January 3, 2021

RBHS counselor Melissa Coil announced she would be stepping down as head coach for the girls’ golf team earlier this school year. She said a primary reason for her step down was to focus more on her...

Girls golf finishes fourth at state, noteworthy feat in RBHS athletics

Girls’ golf finishes fourth at state, noteworthy feat in RBHS athletics

Maddie Orr October 28, 2019

The Bruin golfers awoke to a 6 a.m. wake-up call from their coach sleep deprived and nervous on Oct. 22. After barely eating breakfast—some scarfing down legendary Super 8 pancakes—they packed their...

The girls golf team poses for a picture at the conclusion of their round, holding up a one to symbolize their first place finish at L.A. Nickell Golf Course on Oct. 14. Photo by Audrey Snyder.

Girls’ golf swings into full gear, taking sectional title en route to state championship

Maddie Orr October 15, 2019

With a chilly breeze and 40 degree temperatures in the early morning, the girls’ golf team took home a sectional title Oct. 14 with a score of 327, winning by 15 strokes over second place Francis Howell...

The Bruins pose for a team picture after the Lady Jaguar Invitational on Sept. 3, holding their trophy and sporting individual placement medals.

Girls golf picks up a second place finish at opening tournament

Maddie Orr September 5, 2019

The girls’ varsity golf team officially began their season at Lakewood Oaks Golf Club in Lee’s Summit Sept. 3.  The team achieved a second place finish with a cumulative score of 346, losing to Kansas...

Photo by Peyton Bealmear

Girls golf places third at state

Ann Fitzmaurice October 18, 2018

On Wednesday Oct. 15 and Thursday Oct. 16, the girls’ golf team traveled to Kansas City to compete in the state golf tournament. 2018 marked the sixth year the team made it to state, where the team placed...

Sophomore Caroline Schade bends to tee her ball at the Oct. 10 Class 2 Girls Golf state championship.

Girls’ golf takes first at Warrensburg Invitational

Emily Oba August 25, 2018

he girls’ golf team took part in the Warrensburg Invitational Friday, Aug. 24. As a team, the Bruins shot a 323 and won the tournament. Senior Olivia Sowers finished with the top score of 74.   “I...

Sophomore Caroline Schade bends to tee her ball at the Oct. 10 Class 2 Girls Golf state championship.

Girls’ golf places fifth at state championship

Ryan Choe October 14, 2017

[dropcap style="flat" size="4"]F[/dropcap]rom Monday Oct. 9 to Tuesday Oct. 10, the girls' golf team powered itself to a fifth place finish at the Class 2 Girls Golf State Championship in Sedalia, Missouri....

Photo by Ben Yelton

Girls’ golf gear up for districts in Troy

Allie Pigg September 24, 2017

[dropcap style="flat" size="4"]M[/dropcap]onday Sept. 25, girls’ golf will tee off their postseason run in Troy, Missouri. The Bruins are hoping to power through districts to the state tournament in...

State champion senior Julia Bower gives her all on the green as she lines up a putt

Girls golf eight strokes from state championship

Katie Whaley October 13, 2016

After a tough two day competition, the girls golf team placed second in the state championship. They ended a great season for the team and topping the high school careers for the two seniors. The tournament...

Senior Haley Diel watches her ball closely after her drive on the tee box. Photo by Anna Ostempowski

Districts and secionals wins set girls’ golf for state

Katie Whaley October 4, 2016

Senior Haley Diel watches her ball closely after her drive on the tee box. Photo by Anna Ostempowski The RBHS girl’s golf team has had a whirlwind of a season so far. They started out in the first few...

Girls golf places 4th at state; Bower earns all-state honors

Girls golf places 4th at state; Bower earns all-state honors

John Flanegin October 14, 2015

It was a good two days to say the least for junior Julia Bower and the RBHS girls golf team at the class 2 state tournament at Rivercut Golf Course, with the lady Bruins bringing home a fourth place trophy...

Girls golf tees off for district tournament

Girls golf tees off for district tournament

Alice Yu September 27, 2015

After coming close to the school record for the all-time low score at the Meadowlake Acres Country Club, the girls’ golf team is confident going into districts, which begins on Sept. 28. Despite two...

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