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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

The girls volleyball stands, watching Hannibal High School warm up at their game Thursday, Oct. 8. Photo by Ana Manzano.

RBHS Athletics deals with COVID-19 guidelines, game cancellations

Ana Manzano October 17, 2020

Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) and its Sports Medicine Advisory Committee released its guidelines and recommendations for sports and activities last summer amid the COVID-19...

Image retrieved from the Library of Congress, 1887.

Historic exclusion in sports perpetuates underrepresentation in modern day

Sarah Ding October 2, 2020

At the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York City, Naomi Osaka took the title of U.S. Open Champion on Sept. 12. Osaka, who is Haitian on her father’s side and Japanese on her mother’s, has faced scrutiny...

Day 102

Day 102

Bailey Stover June 27, 2020
During her 102nd day of social distancing, senior Bailey Stover finished her story on LGBTQ athletes and watched "Chuck" and "Bad Education."
Breaking down gender barriers in male dominated sports

Breaking down gender barriers in male dominated sports

Maddie Orr March 18, 2020
In celebration of Women's History Month, female athletes reflect on their experiences and share what factors have influenced them in competing in male dominated sports.
Collegiate-level athletics arent worth the clout

Collegiate-level athletics aren’t worth the clout

Maddie Orr January 25, 2020
As a child I played more sports than the number of fingers on my hands: soccer, swimming, tennis, golf, basketball, horseback riding, track and field, cross country, softball, dance, cheerleading and gymnastics.
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
RBHS girls' golf wins sectionals Oct. 14 by 15 strokes. The Bruins' will compete at the state championship Oct. 21-22.
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...

Sean Minor (10) caught mid swing on a drive towards a Par 3 on Tuesday, May 14 at Silo Ridge Country Club.

Boys golf takes sixth at state

Maddie Orr May 15, 2019

Silo Ridge Country Club in Bolivar, Mo. hosted the Class 4 2019 MSHSAA boys’ state golf tournament Monday, May 13 and Tuesday, May 14.   Yesterday, the Bruins took home a sixth place finish in Class...

The district meet is this Monday, April 29, at Meadow Lake Acres Country Club in New Bloomfield.

Boys varsity golf team prepares for districts

Jared Geyer April 28, 2019
The boys golf team is preparing for their district meet, hoping to perform well enough to progress to the sectional and then state meet. The district meet is this Monday, April 29, at Meadow Lake Acres Country Club in New Bloomfield.
Photo by Peyton Bealmear

Girls golf places third at state

Ann Fitzmaurice October 18, 2018
The RBHS Girls' Golf team participated in their sixth state tournament on Wednesday and Thursday, where they placed third among eight schools.
Boys golf prepares for district competition

Boys’ golf prepares for district competition

Jordan Rogers April 29, 2018
Boys' golf will tee off at districts April 30 at the Meadowlake Country Club. The extreme weather that the team has dealt with definitely hasn’t helped them during their first few matches.
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
On Oct. 10, RBHS took home a fifth place finish at the Missouri State High School Class 2 Girls' Golf state championship. The team played at Sedalia Country Club and battled through challenging conditions to place in the top five for the third year in a row.
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