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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

Joe Boettcher wrestles his opponent from Centralia on Jan 13.

Wrestling sends off seniors in memorable fashion

Harsh Singh February 28, 2014

It is always special in sports when a team becomes the first to accomplish something in its history. For example, the taste of a Super Bowl victory for the Seattle Seahawks was more memorable because...

On and off the mat: Senior Sam Crane , a Mizzou commit, is the natural leader of the Bruin wrestling team. Crane, left, wrestles a Kirksville opponent on Dec. 3 at Rock Bridge.
By Maribeth Eiken

What you may have missed Friday: wrestling and swimming go to state

Brett Stover February 22, 2014

In a night full of courtwarming madness, where the boys and girls basketball teams both won at home and Brayden Parker was crowned Courtwarming King, some may have missed the SWIMMING AND WRESTLING STATE...

Rock Bridge Bruins face off the Centralia Panthers on Jan. 13.

7 wrestlers advance to state tournament

Trisha Chaudhary February 17, 2014

Entering the heavyweight finals matches, the RBHS Bruins wrestling team’s hopes of winning a team district title hung in the air. Earlier in the day the Bruins had advanced six wrestlers to the championship...

Joe Boettcher wrestles his opponent from Centralia on Jan 13.

Bruin Wrestling edges Rockhurst, falls to Jeff City

Graham Ratermann January 15, 2014

Last night the RBHS wrestling team traveled to Jefferson City hoping to extend their four dual win streak against district opponent Jefferson City and class four opponent Rockhurst. Coming into the match...

Sam Crane wrestles his match from Centralia on Jan. 13

Wrestling storms to comfortable win

Harsh Singh January 13, 2014

[heading]Bruin wrestling team dominates Centralia with easy win, 58-24. [/heading] After competing against their crosstown rivals three days ago, the Bruins wrestling team hosted Centralia High School...

Photo by Maribeth Eiken

Bruin wrestlers take fourth at Lee’s Summit

Graham Ratermann December 22, 2013

The wrestling team crowned three individual champions and took fourth as team this weekend at the Lee's Summit Christmas Invitational. With only eight wrestlers in the starting lineup, the team still...

junior Sam Crane tries to flip his Kickapoo opponent onto his back in the district tournament at Jefferson City High School. Crane finished state runner-up in the 138 weight class. photo by Rachel Kiehne

Wrestling finishes season; three place at state

Kaitlyn Marsh February 20, 2013

After three days of strenuous competition, brackets and sudden death matches, junior Sam Crane prepared for the finals in the 138 weight class. After a full match against a returning state champion that...

A Jefferson City Jay in the 126 weight class tries to score a point on an escape against opponent, junior Quinn Smith.

Wrestling qualifies five to state, takes fourth at districts

Kaitlyn Marsh February 11, 2013

Friday and Saturday, the RBHS wrestling team competed in the district tournament, a day the varsity squad had been looking forward to since the start of the season. After facing several setbacks and disadvantages...

Wrestling loses to Jays in devastating match

Wrestling loses to Jays in devastating match

Atreyo Ghosh February 5, 2013

Yesterday, the RBHS wrestling team faced the Jefferson City Jays on home turf at 6:00 p.m. Before the varsity team took to the mat, the JV team suffered a 0-72 loss, largely due to the number of forfeits....

Wrestling faces setback in recent competition

Kaitlyn Marsh January 29, 2013

Simply saying that the wrestling team has been through a lot this season is an understatement. This past week in competition, the Bruins came in last at the Francis Howell North tournament as a team....

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