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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

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)...

Junior Andrew Copeland passes the ball to his teammate in the boys varsity soccer game against Battle High School Tuesday, Oct. 13. Photo by Desmond Kisida.

RBHS varsity soccer tops Battle High School in unyielding victory

Desmond Kisida October 15, 2020

Away from their home field, the RBHS boys’ varsity soccer team played Battle High School Tuesday night Oct. 13. The Bruins wanted a win badly, said senior center-back Aaron Vandyke, and they got one,...

Adjusting her batting stance senior Maren Jones (P/1B) prepares to swing at the ball. Jones managed to  run to batters in and score one run with one hit on the night Sep 8.”There’s certainly added pressure to get your teammates in, but I try to bring the same approach and confidence I do for any at bat.”

Bruins softball beat Spartans in dominant fashion

Parker Boone September 10, 2020

Going into an important regular season game  the RBHS Varsity softball team showcased their consistency against Battle High School Tuesday September 8. After just six innings, the girls won off of “run-rule”,...

Day 77

Day 77

Bailey Stover June 2, 2020

Life goes on. Today is June 2. It’s strange how looking back on life a year can seem so short and so long all at the same time. I remember last year around this time I was preparing to start my online...

Two jobs

Two jobs

Bailey Stover April 10, 2020

[penci_text_block block_title_align="style-title-left"] Chloe James, senior “So, I’ve quit two jobs actually, one at [a restaurant] and one at [a general store] just right down the street. So, [the...

Senior guard Charles Wilson looks for someone to pass too after picking up his dribble in the corner of the court.
Photo by Camryn DeVore.

Bruins win district championship for fourth year in a row

Camryn DeVore March 7, 2020

The crowded Battle High School (BHS) gym grew loud as the RBHS and BHS boys’ basketball teams took to the court to start the district championship game. Student sections for both teams were packed and...

Reaching towards the net, Brody displayed her athleticism by jumping over two HHS defenders in an effort to score.
Photo by Camryn DeVore.

Girls’ basketball district run starts with win over Hickman High School

Camryn DeVore March 5, 2020

The bright lights of the Battle High School (BHS) court shone down on the Bruins girls’ basketball team as the starting five took to the court. Their cross town rivals, the Hickman High School (HHS)...

Senior Cooper Deneke shakes his teammates hand as he is announced as one of the starters of the game Tuesday, Dec. 7. The team faced off against Battle, and walked into the game with a 5-3 record. Photo by Ana Manzano.

After tight game, boys’ varsity basketball takes win over Battle

Ana Manzano January 9, 2020

After a close JV game, the energy in the main gym was electric as students and parents waited for the boys' varsity basketball game to start on Tuesday, Dec. 7. The Bruins defeated Battle High School (BHS)...

HELPING HAND: Senior Emily Stelzer, a manager, reviews plays, videos and statistics of players on an iPad with coach Mac Waley during the varsity football game against Francis Howell High School Friday, Oct. 25. Stelzer will travel to Blue Springs High School Friday with the varsity team. (Photo by Audrey Snyder)

Behind the screens: Team managers bring stability and support

Elliot Bachrach November 16, 2019

As senior quarterback Grant Hajicek lines up under center for the 7v7 drill, he calls out a play, signaling with his hands to communicate to the rest of the offense. The defensive players, who are distinguished...

Girls and boys cross country teams place second, third at state

Girls’ and boys’ cross country teams place second, third at state

Maddie Orr November 10, 2019

A countdown in the distance, the white paint marking the starting line, a vast field of open land over 75 yards wide and restless runners warming up to quell their nerves may prove intimidating for first...

Ella Schouten pitches to Battle High School Oct. 18. Photo by Ana Manzano.

Softball makes history, goes to final 4 tomorrow

Camryn DeVore October 31, 2019

The Bruin’s displayed their powerful offensive ability Monday, Oct. 28 at the softball quarterfinal game against Francis Howell Central High School (FHCHS). The Spartans were 21-9 on the season and had...

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