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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 16, 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

Alone time is a vital part of remaining sane when surrounded by family. Today is June 27. Waking up to the sound of rain is such a treat. During the summertime, we tend to leave our windows and doors...

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...

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

With a chilly breeze and 40 degree temperatures in the early morning, the girls’ golf team took home a sectional title Oct. 14 with a score of 327, winning by 15 strokes over second place Francis Howell...

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 district meet for any Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) sport at RBHS is the first step towards the state meet. The culmination of all the progress the team has made over the...

Photo by Peyton Bealmear

Girls golf places third at state

Ann Fitzmaurice October 18, 2018

On Wednesday Oct. 15 and Thursday Oct. 16, the girls’ golf team traveled to Kansas City to compete in the state golf tournament. 2018 marked the sixth year the team made it to state, where the team placed...

Boys golf prepares for district competition

Boys’ golf prepares for district competition

Jordan Rogers April 29, 2018

[dropcap style="simple" size="4"]B[/dropcap]oys’ 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...

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

[dropcap style="flat" size="4"]F[/dropcap]rom Monday Oct. 9 to Tuesday Oct. 10, the girls' golf team powered itself to a fifth place finish at the Class 2 Girls Golf State Championship in Sedalia, Missouri....

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