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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

Bearing News

Breaking down gender barriers in male dominated sports

Breaking down gender barriers in male dominated sports

Maddie Orr March 18, 2020

[vc_text_separator title="PLAY LIKE A GIRL" title_align="separator_align_left"]When freshman Abby Hay was eight years old, she and her baseball team were competing in a tournament in Kansas City, Mo. As...

Current RBHS Athletic director and assistant principal David Egan, left, and current civics studies teacher Michael McGinty, right, converse during a meeting. (Photo by Audrey Snyder)

McGinty to replace Egan as athletic director, assistant principal

Ryan Choe March 14, 2020

RBHS Athletic Director and Assistant Principal David Egan will leave the school to become the new Columbia Public Schools (CPS) Athletic Director, replacing current CPS Athletics Director Bruce Whitesides,...

Junior Tyra Wilson smiles while being interviewed on stage after receiving the High School Sportswoman award at the WIN For Columbia luncheon on Tuesday Feb. 18, 2020. She said she was surprised to win but is happy to be recognized for her hard work. Photo by Maddie Marrero.

WIN For Columbia recognizes women in sports

Maddie Orr February 24, 2020

The Women’s Intersport Network (WIN) for Columbia Awards held its 23rd annual luncheon on Tuesday, Feb. 18 in recognition of the “outstanding female athletes of our community in conjunction with National...

Photo illustration by Camryn DeVore.

Egan: the face behind RBHS athletics

Maddie Murphy October 10, 2018

or RBHS Athletic Director David Egan, who is also an assistant principal, spontaneity and rolling with the punches are necessary skills to succeed in his job. There is no typical to-do list for Egan, and...

Students and faculty evacuated the math wing after fire alarms went off during second hour Friday. The evacuation lasted about seven minutes. Photo by Maya Bell.

Students, faculty evacuate because of fire alarm

Bailey Stover October 5, 2018

During second hour Friday, a student in physics teacher Malcolm Smith’s freshmen physics class pressed the gas valve shut off as he left the room, unintentionally triggering the fire alarms. This led...

Bruin Cup to honor all-level athletes

Bruin Cup to honor all-level athletes

Samantha Mackley May 11, 2018

With an awards ceremony, a food drive and desserts succeeding, RBHS will host its annual Bruin Cup at 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 13 at the Crossing church, 3615 Southland Drive. The event is a student-created...

Feature photo by Camryn DeVore

Esports on the rise; a new team forms

Ryan Choe November 13, 2017

[dropcap style="light" size="4"]W[/dropcap]hile playing the online multiplayer video game League of Legends, junior Tim Rhodenbaugh casts multiple spells and enchantments, beats enemy minions and attempts...

Softball player senior Ashley Arneson loads her luggage. Photo by Camryn DeVore

Booster Club helps raise funds for needed facilities

Grace Dorsey September 30, 2017

[dropcap style="light" size="4"]A[/dropcap]s the saying goes, “If you want something done, do it yourself.” For the softball team, this took the form of building a completely new equipment shed from...

BruCrew costumes at game generate controversy

BruCrew costumes at game generate controversy

Rochita Ghosh September 26, 2017

[dropcap style="simple" size="4"]H[/dropcap]ome football games bring excitement to the attending student body, especially if against a well-known competitor such as Battle High School (BHS). At the Sept....

RBHS to undergo large renovation project

RBHS to undergo large renovation project

Ji-Ho Lee September 21, 2016

Football field, track, baseball complex and school building to be renovated during summer. With fall sports in full swing, RBHS student-athletes immerse themselves in performances on the field. But, the...

Bruin pride awards provide recognition for students

Bruin pride awards provide recognition for students

Grace Dorsey February 23, 2016

Throughout the next few months, students will be eligible to receive a Bruin Pride award. Every teacher gives an award to the student of their choice, seeking to recognize those who aren’t normally acknowledged...

Bruins recruiting tale comes to end

Bruins’ recruiting tale comes to end

John Flanegin October 29, 2015

After three years of swimming for the lady Bruins swim team, three time state champion and 2013-14 swimmer of the year Kelley Tackett made quite the splash when she verbally committed to swim for Brown...

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