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The RBHS boys swim team participates in the COMO Invitational Oct. 6. Photo by Kate Burns.

Boys’ swimming, diving finishes regular season

Ji-Sung Lee October 28, 2018

Hosted by Hickman High School, the swimming and diving meet held Oct. 27 served as the last chance for competitors to achieve state cuts, senior Braden Hopkins said. The meet was open to all three Columbia...

Swimming, diving prepare for state championship

Swimming, diving prepare for state championship

Ji-Sung Lee February 16, 2018

[dropcap style="light" size="4"]A[/dropcap] team state championship title in 2015, another  in 2016, and runner-up in 2017; that's how dominating the girls’ swimming and diving team has been in the...

Girls swimming and diving places third at Springfield Invitational

Girls’ swimming and diving places third at Springfield Invitational

Rochita Ghosh January 28, 2018

[dropcap style="flat"]I[/dropcap]t was another day of hitting the cold waters and taking home many accomplishments for the RBHS girls’ swimming and diving team at the Springfield Invite Jan. 27. The...

Girls swimming starts in Independence meet

Girls’ swimming starts in Independence meet

Faaris Khan December 14, 2017

[dropcap style="simple" size="4"]A[/dropcap]fter placing second at the 2017 MSHSAA state meet last, the Lady Bruins’ swim team has begun this season with a desire for the title, hoping to follow in the...

RBHS sophomore breaks school diving record

Joy Park January 29, 2016

On Tuesday, Jan. 26, sophomore Caroline Stevens made RBHS history by scoring 256 points in a 6 dive meet at the Hannibal Swimming and Diving meet. Stevens topped the school’s record holding score from...

Senior WR Zach Reuter stands on the field during the Bruins season-opening win over DeSmet.

13 Bruins commit to colleges on National Signing Day

Josh Ripley February 8, 2014

[heading]Weather holds off official signing by 24 hours[/heading]While icy roads and chilly temperatures kept Columbia Public Schools from being in session for the fourth straight day, it could not prevent...

A swimmer representing RBHS competes in the boys 100 yard backstroke at the Last Chance meet. Photo by Karina Kitchen

Boys swimming beats 5 additional state qualifying times at ‘Last Chance’ meet

Karina Kitchen November 9, 2013

[heading]Stanton, Bruins heading to state after final meet of the season[/heading] In a room resounding with whistles, shouts and cheers, swimmers from five Missouri schools raced the clock at this morning’s...

Senior Maggie Washer talks to the team before their meet. Photo by Laurel Critchfield.

RBHS, HHS host Columbia Invitational

Sam Mitchell December 23, 2012

For the first time this season, the RBHS girls swimming and diving team hosted a meet today, Dec. 22. The Columbia Invite, which took place at the Hickman High School aquatic center, brought in the local...

Eight girls will compete for the Bruins tomorrow at the State Championships. Photo by Stazi Prost.

Swimming, diving ends tourney in third

Sam Mitchell December 16, 2012

The girls swimming and diving team competed in its second meet of the season today, Dec. 16, in Independence, Mo. Out of the 22 teams that took part in today’s meet, RBHS girls swimming and diving took...

Girls swimming, diving begins season

Girls swimming, diving begins season

Sam Mitchell December 9, 2012

The  girls swimming and diving team, led by head coach Peter Willet, kicked off its season Dec. 8. The team finished in seventh place, while taking first place in two separate relay events at the Marquette...

A RBHS swimmer prepares for a race at the MU Aquatic Center earlier this year. Swimmings Last Chance meet and the state championships are today. Photo by Erin Kleekamp

Swimming, diving competes in ‘Last Chance’ meet, looks forward to state

Sam Mitchell November 3, 2012

The RBHS swimming and diving team competed in their ‘Last Chance’ meet today, Nov. 3, at Hickman High School’s aquatic center against Hannibal and Marshall. Today marked the team’s final meet...

The boys swimming and diving team huddle together before practicing. Photo by Laurel Critchfield

Swimming and Diving continues improvement, looks forward to ‘Last Chance’ meet

Daphne Yu October 27, 2012

The swimming and diving team competed against Rockhurst today, Oct. 27, at Hickman’s indoor aquatic center. RBHS placed second out of the two teams, but it was still a productive day as many swimmers...

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