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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

Senior Connor Brumfield dives for a catch.

Bruins come out winless in doubleheader against CBC

Harsh Singh May 10, 2015

Even though the RBHS baseball team lost both matches in the doubleheader against CBC, the two games were vastly different tales. The Bruins played two games in the span of five hours against CBC and lost...

Senior Sienna Trice takes the lead during the 300 meter hurdles followed closely by senior Mallory Short. Trice received first place while Short placed third in the event May 4. Photo by Morgan Nuetzmann

Bruins dominate track and field invitational

Harsh Singh May 9, 2015

Senior Josh Ripley’s 800 meter run to close out the RBHS invitational summed up the day for the Bruins. For the last 100 meters of the race, no one was in touching distance of Ripley. It was a day filled...

Freshman Lincoln Wasden hits a forehand during his doubles match against JCHS.
photo by Harsh Singh

Boys tennis closes out season on high note

Harsh Singh May 5, 2015

Senior Rohit Rao's match to close out the dual between RBHS and Jefferson City High School exemplified the Bruin's regular season. Rao's match was full of ups and downs, but ultimately Rao had to use...

art by Claire Simon

Summer school PE juggles health and heat

Harsh Singh February 20, 2015

During the hot summer days where the temperature reaches nearly 100 degrees Fahrenheit, students taking summer PE have to walk two miles around the high school track. PE coordinator of grades 6-12 Christi...

Girls basketball suffers tough loss on senior night

Girls basketball suffers tough loss on senior night

Harsh Singh February 19, 2015

The 2015 senior class in girls basketball had a significant effect on the Bruin's three consecutive state championship titles. This Thursday was the last time seniors Cierra Porter, Sophie Cunningham,...

Junior Tre Williams slams home a dunk in a game against Battle High School on Jan. 23.
Photo by Devesh Kumar

Basketball ready for Jeff City, Anunoby

Harsh Singh February 1, 2015

When the boys basketball team started its season about a month ago, the Bruins took instant notice of the Feb. 3 matchup against Jeff City.  With 12 games out of the way, they are now seeking revenge...

Blood pressure machines can be found at local supermarkets.
Photo by Suriyanshi Rawat

High blood pressure remains a silent killer

Harsh Singh December 15, 2014

High blood pressure lives in almost every American household, and the worst thing is many people don’t even know they are suffering from it. 67 million american adults have high blood pressure, according...

Debate team nabs win, looks up to older leaders

Debate team nabs win, looks up to older leaders

Harsh Singh December 15, 2014

Among 21 teams, the Bruin debate team placed first at the Mexico Annual War of the Words. While there, juniors Shray Kumar and Matthew Vincent placed first in their divisions, Dec. 6. Vincent said the...

photo by Devesh Kumar

Eating breakfast delivers food fuel for focus

Harsh Singh November 4, 2014

Almost 10 percent of Americans skip breakfast each day, according to a survey by the the NPD Group. Of the 10 percent who omit the morning meal, eight percent do so because they don’t have enough time. Missing...

Freshman Keerthivaas Premkumar hits a forehand during a meet against Hickman.
Photo by Catherine Howser

Boys tennis takes loss against Rockhurst as motivation

Harsh Singh June 4, 2014

It wasn't a long time ago when the RBHS boys tennis team used to boast a lineup with two D-1 athletes in Ford Zitsch and Jack Fay. Those were the days when the Bruins won state quite comprehensively beating...

Technology at RBHS to go through multiple changes during summer

Technology at RBHS to go through multiple changes during summer

Harsh Singh June 4, 2014

Starting from June 20, Columbia Public Schools will be going through a summer project comprising many changes in technology. These changes will help bring on a  more efficient workplace for the teachers...

Freshman John Swift returns a serve.
Photo by Maribeth Eiken

Depleted Rock Bridge rolls Helias, advance to district championship match versus Hickman

Pen Terry May 14, 2014

The Bruins (15-1) took  the Bethel courts Wednesday without the team's number one player Rohit Rao, who was out for the match with an illness. His absence was hardly noticed as Rock Bridge dominated...

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