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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...

Sophomore Zach Britton runs in the 100 meter hurdles at the Belton varsity meet.

Boys’ track focuses on meet

Georgia Godier May 12, 2018

Districts for track is May 12, and 40 of the top varsity runners have to prepare for the biggest, most competitive meet of the season. Practice for districts is highly intensified and will prime the athletes...

Track teams prepare for Fort Zumwalt meet

Track teams prepare for Fort Zumwalt meet

Emily Oba March 23, 2018

[dropcap size="4"]T[/dropcap]he track and field team’s season has just begun with their first meet being the Columbia Kick Off on Friday, March 16. This fresh start brings new confidence for sophomore...

Shoes and backpacks stored in the atrium

Runners prepare for upcoming track season

Jared Geyer December 15, 2017

After the hustle to rush to the bus stop and the parking lot after long school hours, a group of teammates hang around the atrium in order to prepare themselves for the coming season ahead. Even through...

Bruins begin postseason

Bruins begin postseason

Deabreon Cobbins May 11, 2017

The regular season for track is coming to an end as the team heads into Saturday’s district tournament at Lee’s Summit High School. Coach Neal Blackburn has a great amount of confidence in his Bruins’...

Track and field athletes prepare for upcoming meets as the season progresses.

Track and field succeeds with high marks

Ji-Sung Lee April 6, 2017

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]s senior Jordan Banker laces up her spikes in preparation to run, vault, jump or even throw, she does so knowing each meet gets her closer to the end of her high school track career....

Hopkins takes off on a cool down jog after a rewarding workout on the track.

Track kicks off season at COMO opener

Skyler Froese March 19, 2017

The boys’ and girls’ track and field teams kicked off their seasons with the COMO Opener March 17 at Battle High School. While the meet wasn’t scored for a winner, the Bruins performed remarkably...

Track athletes continue to prepare for district meet

Track athletes continue to prepare for district meet

Ji-Sung Lee May 13, 2016

Push it: Junior thrower Ben Lopez begins his load before throwing a shot put at practice in preparation for the track’s district tournament. While some athletes complain of shin splints, soreness and...

Track takes first in Kearney Invitational

Track takes first in Kearney Invitational

Skyler Froese April 9, 2016

The RBHS varsity track and field team brought home two first place finishes from the Kearney Invitational this Saturday, April 9. Both the boys’ and girls’ teams took first place with the girls’...

JV track and field triumph at Jefferson City meet

JV track and field triumph at Jefferson City meet

Ronel Ghidey April 6, 2016

Freshman Siena Juhlin lines up with fellow Columbia high schools in the 100 meter dash, hoping to get a lead start on the competition. The next JV only meet will take place April 12 at Battle  Last...

Track and field prepares to hit ground running

Track and field prepares to hit ground running

Jenna Liu March 5, 2016

Junior Ojurere Shonekan took home a first place medal last year in the long jump and has been a vital part of RBHS’ track team. Shonekan and the team begin their season at the Columbia Kick-Off at Hickman...

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