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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

Junior guard Payton McCallister leaps for a layup in a game earlier in the season. Photo by Ty Jamieson

Lady Bruins cruise to district championship

Faaris Khan March 4, 2017

Last year, the RBHS girls' basketball team struggled from the very beginning of the postseason, ultimately eliminated at the very beginning of the district tournament. In this year’s championship, however,...

Heading into postseason: Girls’ basketball junior Makenzie Skrabal practices and competes in order to prepare for postseason competition which begins next month. Photo by Haley Hollis

Lady Bruins beat Jays in a nail-biting tied overtime

Elad Gov-Ari February 9, 2017

With 52 seconds left of overtime, senior forward Madison Treece moves the ball to her teammate. Winding down the clock of their tied game, the Lady Bruins desperately look for an opportunity to topple...

Junior guard Payton McCallister scores a layup in an away game earlier in the season. The Lady Bruins were able to pull off a close win, 53-48, against the Hickman Kewpies on Jan. 25. Photo by Kris Cho

Bruins seal 53-48 victory against Hickman

Elad Gov-Ari January 25, 2017

[dropcap size="4"]R[/dropcap]ebound after rebound, the RBHS girls' basketball team dominated against crosstown rival Hickman High School (HHS). Clinching a 53-48 victory, the Bruins overcame playing in...

Lady Bruins secure close victory against Nixa

Lady Bruins secure close victory against Nixa

Grace Dorsey January 8, 2017

[dropcap size="4"]I[/dropcap]t was a close game for the girls' basketball team Jan. 7 against the Nixa Eagles. All quarters featured an intense fight to secure a victory, as well as constant back-and-forth...

The Lady Bruins basketball team finishes a practice in the main gym in preparation for their upcoming games.
Photo by Morgan Berk.

RBHS emerges victorious in Norm Stewart Classic

Ji-Sung Lee December 2, 2016

[dropcap]D[/dropcap]espite holding a seven point lead at the conclusion of the first quarter, senior forward Madison Treece knew that the 16-9 advantage would not secure a win, especially at that stage...

Turnovers prove costly for Lady Bruins in district tournament

Turnovers prove costly for Lady Bruins in district tournament

Ji-Ho Lee March 3, 2016

Over the past four years, RBHS girls basketball has established a hegemonic rule over the state of Missouri, claiming the state title in each of those seasons. But the graduation of superstars, such as...

Girls basketball loses in tight meeting with rival Kewpies

Girls’ basketball loses in tight meeting with rival Kewpies

Cassidy Viox January 27, 2016

It was heartbreak for the the Lady Bruins’ basketball team last night as they failed to overcome an early deficit against its crosstown Hickman, resulting in an action-packed 30-28 loss for the Bruins....

Truman Tournament ends in heartbreak for Lady Bruins

Truman Tournament ends in heartbreak for Lady Bruins

John Flanegin January 24, 2016

The RBHS girls’ basketball team left Truman High School with a buzzer beater defeat, fourth place finish, and a bitter taste in their mouths after three days of competition in the annual Truman Tournament....

Girls’ basketball conquers Blue Jays 47-42, improves to 5-4

Girls’ basketball conquers Blue Jays 47-42, improves to 5-4

Faaris Khan December 31, 2015

The girls’ basketball team finished 2015 with a powerful bang. After losing the first game of the Pink & White Lady Classic Tournament to the Bolivar Liberators, the Lady Bruins went on to win each...

New leaders hope to bring girls basketball fifth straight title

New leaders hope to bring girls basketball fifth straight title

John Flanegin December 12, 2015

Senior guard Brianna Ellis looks for an open teammate in a 41-76 loss in the Norm Stewart Classic to Kickapoo Dec. 4 at Columbia College. As captain for the Lady Bruins , Ellis hopes to lead her squad...

Bruin basketball starts season with Green and Gold game

Cassidy Viox November 18, 2015

Video highlights by: Cam Fuller  How do you think the Bruins' basketball teams will do this season? Let us know in the comments below.

The end of an era

The end of an era

Madeline Kuligowski March 29, 2015

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