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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

Political action, youth involvement necessary to protect environment

Political action, youth involvement necessary to protect environment

Bailey Stover April 10, 2020

[penci_text_block block_title_align="style-title-left"]In 1892, Scottish-American preservationist John Muir founded the Sierra Club. The environmental protection organization now has roughly 750,000 members...

The boys soccer team is 20-4 heading into the class 4 district 9 championship game. The Bruins look to avenge their regular season loss against Jefferson City High School Nov. 7. (Photo by Ana Manzano)

Boys’ soccer falls to Jefferson City Jays

Ana Manzano October 10, 2019

n a cloudy but windless October night, the boys’ soccer team faced off against the Jefferson City Jays. Both teams fought hard on the Bruins’ home turf, though in the end, the Jays defeated the Bruins...

Photo by Allie Pigg

Global Village enlightens cross-cultural understanding

Multiple Authors February 23, 2019

By Amanda Kurukulasuriya RBHS held its annual Global Village celebration Friday, Feb. 22. The two-hour event was a culmination of a week of cultural exhibitions, which included three group dances and a...

Sophomore Genney Zheng smiles joyfully while participating in a traditional Chinese dance that took place during the eighth grade visit to RBHS Friday, Jan. 25. The group consists of students in various levels of Chinese classes. Students often practiced in the east atrium during class time in anticipation for their performance for Global Village happening today.  Photo by Allie Pigg

Global Village celebrates RBHS cultures

Multiple Authors February 22, 2019

Columbia Public Schools ranks fifth in diversity out of all Missouri school districts, according to niche.com. In celebration of the district’s cultures, RBHS hosts an annual Global Village week. Starting...

The RB Cross Country team participates in the Parkway West Invitational Sept. 29. Photo by Corrine Farid.

Cross country prepares for state championships

Jared Geyer November 1, 2018

After months of preparation, the RBHS cross country varsity teams prepare to compete at the state meet on Saturday, Nov. 3. The state meet pits the fastest individual runners and teams together for the...

Seniors Megan Pullen, Laura Scoville and Emily Ma discuss the controversy over Harvard admissions. The three have been friends through high school and prepare dread leaving each other for college next year. Photo illustration by Allie Pigg

Harvard lawsuit may change the future of affirmative action

Amanda Kurukulasuriya October 19, 2018

Oct. 15, a trial based on a 2014 lawsuit filed by the private organization Students for Fair Admissions (SFFA) against Harvard took place at the United States District Court in Boston, overseen by Judge...

Girls basketball drops game against Jefferson City

Girls’ basketball drops game against Jefferson City

Grace Dorsey February 9, 2018

Yesterday’s away game against Jefferson City high school (JCHS) ended in a loss for the RBHS girls’ basketball team. Though throughout all four quarters the gap in points was less than eight, the score...

Junior Nate Durdle looks for a pass during the Aug. 22 regular season game against HHS that resulted in a 1-0 victory in penalty kicks. The Bruins will return to HHS on Wednesday to face Smith Cotton in the district championship. Photo by Yousuf El-Jayyousi

Boys’ soccer wins first round of district tournament

Allie Pigg October 23, 2017

The RBHS boys’ soccer team beat the Jefferson City High School Jays (JCHS) in the first round of the district tournament at Hickman High School (HHS) on Monday night, Oct. 23 with a close score of 1-0....

Girls soccer scores 2-1 win against Jefferson City

Girls’ soccer scores 2-1 win against Jefferson City

Grace Dorsey April 13, 2017

The girls' soccer team had barely even started their game Tuesday, April 11, when junior forward Payton McCallister outmaneuvered her Jefferson City opponents to score the first of two goals. RBHS went...

Senior Brandon Rettke fights for possession of the ball in a district game. The Bruins begin postseason play next week. Photo by Cassi Viox

Bruins lose in penalties against district rival

Ji-Ho Lee October 11, 2016

With three games remaining in the regular season, the boys' soccer team looked to finish strong before the postseason. Today, Oct. 11, the Bruins faced the Jefferson City High School Jays (JCHS) in the...

Senior wide receiver Malik Gleason sprints with the ball, eager to score a touchdown for the Bruins. RBHS defeated Hickman 48-21 in a satisfying blowout victory on Sept. 16. photo by Yousuf El-Jayyousi

Bruins seek second straight win against Jefferson City

Ji-Ho Lee September 22, 2016

Months before the first snap, carry or route, the Bruin football team was already facing an unexpected challenge. AJ Ofodile, head coach of the RBHS football team for the previous 12 years, became the...

Student Coalition to travel to Capitol to discuss school issues

Student Coalition to travel to Capitol to discuss school issues

Ronel Ghidey February 14, 2016

Tuesday Student Coalition and other students are going to Jefferson City to attend a legislative forum hosted by the Missouri School Board Association (MSBA) to discuss school issues that affect the experience...

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