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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

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The varsity softball team celebrating their win on Oct. 22. Photo by Desmond Kisida.

Softball defeats Marquette in state semifinals, focuses on team development in preparation for finals

Anjali Noel Ramesh October 27, 2020

In continuation of their undefeated season, the RBHS softball team beat Marquette High School 5-1 in the semifinal round of the Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) Class 5 state...

Freshman Kayla Mooney bats against Battle High School Oct. 17. The Bruins played their first post-season game against the Battle Spartans. The Lady Bruins next game will take place Oct. 19 at Hickman High School.

Softball wins second ever district title

Will Cover October 20, 2019

The ball cracked off of the bat. It flew to center field, where it dropped into right fielder Anna Christ’s waiting mitt. After Christ caught the ball and the final out was called, the Bruins began...

Senior Gemma Ross pitches to members of her own team during the Green and Gold scrimmage game on Aug. 23. Photo by Maya Bell

Softball kicks off new season with Green and Gold game

Ann Fitzmaurice August 24, 2018

In preparation for its first game of the season on Monday, the RBHS softball team split in half to compete in a Green and Gold scrimmage on Thursday night. While the Gold team won the scrimmage, the event...

CPS rules prohibit pre-game prayer for athletes

CPS rules prohibit pre-game prayer for athletes

Allie Pigg November 1, 2017

[dropcap style="simple" size="4"]B[/dropcap]efore every RBHS softball game this season, the team could have been found in a circle, hands held, praying for a safe and fun competition. “We pray before...

Junior third baseman Ashleigh McKinley hustles to field the ball in order to get an out at first. Photo by Cassidy Viox

District loss to Blue Springs South ends softball season

Ji-Sung Lee October 9, 2016

Losing in the first round of the district tournament  last year, the Lady Bruins had better success this season, coming away with two victories. Held in Grain Valley from Oct. 5-8, the tournament featured...

Young softball line-up more family than team

Young softball line-up more family than team

John Flanegin October 5, 2015

A lot can change in a year, especially in sports. This statement has never rung so true as this season for the softball team. The graduation of four seniors coupled with the loss of some of last year’s...

Senior shortstop Taylor Dillard lifts the bat off of her shoulder as she prepares for the upcoming pitch during the district quarterfinal against BHS. The Bruins would ultimately prevail powering past the Spartans 11-1.Dillard recorded an RBI ground rule double and scored twice in the game. Photo by Madeline Kuligowski.

Softball powers past Battle behind Trice, Cole, advances in district play

Graham Ratermann October 8, 2014

The last time the RBHS softball team (11-14) played Battle (14-13) the game was a barn burner all the way to the finish. This time the script was different, with the Bruins powering past the Spartans...

Lady Bruins Kreklow, Lambert will continue volleyball careers

Lady Bruins Kreklow, Lambert will continue volleyball careers

Brayden Parker November 14, 2013

[heading]Lady Bruins sign letters of intent; Kreklow to Mizzou, Lambert to SEMO[/heading] After completing the most successful season in Lady Bruins volleyball history, two members of the squad that accumulated...

New schedule affects sports practices

New schedule affects sports practices

Molly Mehle October 5, 2013

With the addition of freshmen and sophomores along with the new start and end times, RBHS has undergone various changes that require necessary adjustments. Starting school an hour later than previous years...

Softball ends season in tight match

Softball ends season in tight match

Ipsa Chaudhary October 5, 2012

On Wednesday, Oct. 3 the girls varsity softball team started off the district tournament playing Smith-Cotton High School from Sedalia. The Bruins won their first game 9-0. Junior Lindsey Grant said the...

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