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Josh Muhirwa (11) shoots free throws vs Ewing Kauffman, KC. Muhirwa and the Bruins blew out EKKC 70-40.

RBHS boys’ basketball defeats Ewing Marion Kauffman

Natalya Horstmeier, Staff Writer January 8, 2024

RBHS Boys’ Basketball defeated Ewing Marion Kauffman High School Blue Knights 72-40 at home Friday, Jan. 5. After a scoreless start from both teams, the Bruins scored the first shot of the game; the...

RBHS boys basketball falls to JCHS, close defeat

RBHS boys’ basketball falls to JCHS, close defeat

Josiah Anderson, Sports, A&E Editor February 3, 2023

In a hard-fought game that came down to the wire, the Jeff City Jays (JCHS) edged past the Bruins at home to pull out a 62-55 win Tuesday, Jan. 31.  JCHS won the tipoff but quickly turned over the...

Senior forward Carlos Brown sits on the bench, while a medic inspects his ankle. Brown sustained an injury in the last quarter, and had to sit out the rest of the game on Tuesday, Jan. 5. Photo by Ana Manzano.

Boys’ basketball defeats Capital City, reflects on improvements for future games

Anjali Noel Ramesh January 15, 2021
The RBHS varsity boys’ basketball team defeated Capital City high school in a home game Tuesday Jan.5. After pulling an early lead 20-12 by the end of the first quarter, the Bruins maintained their edge throughout the rest of the game, winning 71-46.
WE GOT NEXT: (Clockwise from front left) Senior Eryn Puett (photo by Camryn DeVore), RBHS alum and current player for Missouri State University Isaiah Mosley (photo by Camryn DeVore), RBHS alum and current professional basketball player for the Phoenix Mercury Sophie Cunningham (photo by Madelyn Stewart), senior Charles Wilson (photo by Ana Manzano), junior Xavier Sykes (photo by Ana Manzano).

Rewriting the record books

Maddie Orr February 14, 2020
Maddie Orr covers the outlook, goals and growth of the RBHS basketball programs. Both programs look to expand their legacies.
Junior guard John Powell shoots the ball during the teams pre-game warm-up. Photo courtesy of John Powell.

Boys’ basketball advances to semifinal round of Fort Zumwalt North tournament

Anjali Noel Ramesh January 30, 2020
On Tuesday Jan.28, the RBHS varsity boys basketball team competed in the quarterfinal round of the Fort Zumwalt North Tournament against Francis Howell North in St. Peters, MO. After a two-hour game, the Bruins were able to defeat the Francis Howell Vikings, with a final score of 77-43. 
Boys basketball triumphs over Kansas City Center

Boys’ basketball triumphs over Kansas City Center

Atiyah Lane January 13, 2019
Facing Kansas City Center, boys' basketball took home their first win.
Senior Eric Kuse prepares to shoot a free throw in a game against Battle on Jan. 23. This weekend the Bruins cruised through the Union tournament winning the title 42-36 over Francis Borgia.

Basketball dominates Union tournament

John Flanegin February 2, 2015
“We need to get better each day,” Kuse said, “and our main goal is to win a district title in arguably the toughest district in the state.”
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...

Senior Josh Broadus soars through the air on his way to the basket in a game against Southwest High School. The Bruins clobbered SWHS 78-35. Photo by Renata Williams.

Nice and easy: Basketball kicks off season with pair of blowout victories

Graham Ratermann December 11, 2014
In last weekend’s Norm Stewart Classic the RBHS basketball team (2-0) jumped out to an early lead and never looked back.
Bruins seek revenge, host district tournament

Bruins seek revenge, host district tournament

Graham Ratermann March 4, 2014

[heading size="18"]Boys District Tournament Preview[/heading] As the Class 5 District 9 tournament  begins the RBHS boys basketball team has one last potential game to decide the season series against...

Boys basketball finishes regular season with tight win on senior night

Boys basketball finishes regular season with tight win on senior night

Harsh Singh March 1, 2014

[heading size="18"]Bruins enter playoffs on high note after comeback win over Helias[/heading] After a slow start to the senior night game, the Bruin boys basketball team made sure to not end their season...

Junior Ryan Kreklow takes the ball down the court, looking for a teammate.
Photo by Maribeth Eiken

Boys basketball dominates fourth quarter to beat Lincoln Prep

Harsh Singh February 23, 2014

[heading size="15"]The boys basketball team held strong to defeat Lincoln Prep 60-51.[/heading] After edging out Rockhurst High School on Feb. 18, the Bruins Basketball team played the Lincoln Prep Tigers...

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