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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 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 14, 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...

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

Boys look to defend state title On March 16, 2019, a coach with 30 years of experience and a hungry group of boys, six a part of the Class of 2019, came together when the Bruin boys’ basketball team...

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 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...

Boys basketball triumphs over Kansas City Center

Boys’ basketball triumphs over Kansas City Center

Atiyah Lane January 13, 2019

As the biggest snowstorm rolled into Columbia, boys' basketball took home a win 130 miles away in their first game defeating Kansas City Center in the Smith-Cotton Tournament on Jan. 11. With a final...

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

The boys’ basketball team will be adding another piece of silverware to the already brimming RBHS trophy cases after becoming champions of the Union Tournament Saturday night with their defeat of Francis...

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. The Bruins opened the game against Liberty North High School (0-2) with an impressive...

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...

Photo by Maribeth Eiken.

Boys basketball advances in Smith-Cotton tournament

Renata Poet Williams January 18, 2014

Last night, the boys basketball beat Warrensburg in the semi-finals of the Smith-Cotton, 56-49. Rock Bridge will advance to the finals to play Moberly, who beat Warrensburg last night. "We played tough...

People line up outside of HHS gym to buy tickets for the championship games. Photo by Daphne Yu

Basketball ‘left it all out there’ in last game of districts

Daphne Yu March 3, 2013

Last night, the Bruins battled the Hickman High School Kewpies for the District nine championship title and a chance to move on through post-season. Despite putting up a valiant fight, the Bruins came...

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