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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

The girls volleyball stands, watching Hannibal High School warm up at their game Thursday, Oct. 8. Photo by Ana Manzano.

RBHS Athletics deals with COVID-19 guidelines, game cancellations

Ana Manzano October 16, 2020

Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHSAA) and its Sports Medicine Advisory Committee released its guidelines and recommendations for sports and activities last summer amid the COVID-19...

Senior forward Lucas Godon looks for the next play at the boys soccer senior night game Wednesday, September 9. Photo by Ana Manzano.

Bruins soccer overcomes Helias on senior night

Ana Manzano September 10, 2020

Conditions were seemingly perfect for a game of soccer on Wednesday, Sept. 9 as the boys’ soccer team took on Helias Catholic High School (HCHS). Skies were overcast so no direct sunlight obstructed...

The girls soccer team does skips at tryouts Monday, March 2. The team did basic stretches before going on their run. Photo by Ana Manzano.

Girls’ soccer tryouts begin, season kicks off

Multiple Authors March 10, 2020

Hopeful girls passed soccer balls across the Rock Bridge soccer fields last week as they participated in tryouts, hoping for a spot on the junior varsity or varsity soccer team. Many of them anxious for...

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 victorious in district semifinal match against Hickman

Ryan Choe November 7, 2019

With a record of 20-4 heading into the district semifinal match Nov. 5, the boys’ soccer team exuded confidence. After winning eight of their last 10 regular season games, the Bruins delivered in the...

Seniors cant contain their happiness at senior night before their game on Oct. 15. Pictured from left to right: Zeke Lage (12), Matthrew Cathro (12), Sergio Pico (12). Photo by Grace Hervey.

Varsity soccer team wins against Battle Spartans

Emily Dearing October 16, 2019

In contrast to cold temperatures setting a chilly tone throughout RBHS, the boys’ varsity soccer team brightened up their fans as they beat the Battle Spartans 3-0 at Battle High School Oct. 15, raising...

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...

RBHS boys soccer practices for the game against Marquette tonight. Photo by Audrey Snyder

After big win, boys’ soccer takes on Marquette tonight

Will Cover October 3, 2019

The varsity boys’ soccer team will play Marquette High School tonight at RBHS at 6:30 p.m. The Bruins are 12-2 on the year, coming off of a big win against Gateway Legacy Christian Academy (GLCA), which...

Current senior Savanah Cunneen dribbles the ball in the spring of her junior season before tearing her ACL.

ACL tears wreak havoc on sports’ seasons

Maddie Orr September 30, 2019

A basketball player lands on her feet after rebounding the ball; an awkward landing and a painful pop gives her the impression that something is off; something is wrong. Her knee began to swell, and she...

Senior forward Quintin Liddle hugs his teammate, junior midfielder Preston Fancher, after the game. Liddle was emotional when the final whistle blew, realizing he had just finished his final game as a Bruin. [This game meant] everything, Liddle said. And thats it.

Soccer falls to Lee’s Summit at sectionals

Allie Pigg November 11, 2018

It was an unlucky 24 hours on RBHS’ Sells Field. After the football team’s heart wrenching 29-27 loss Friday night, the boys' soccer team [17-6-1] took the field Saturday afternoon in their sectional...

Boys soccer defeats Ozark, advance to state quarterfinals

Boys’ soccer defeats Ozark, advance to state quarterfinals

Maddie Murphy November 7, 2018

fter being sent off by students at a small pep rally at 1:20 p.m. in the south parking lot of RBHS, the boys’ soccer team traveled to Ozark, Mo. to compete in the state semifinals Tuesday, Nov. 6. Ozark...

FOOTWORK: Senior Freddy Nene manages to control the ball as senior midfielder Jack Flink follows behind, as extra protection against De Smet. - Photo by George Frey.

Boys’ soccer team faces tough competition against De Smet Jesuit

George Frey October 6, 2018

Friday, Oct. 5, the RBHS boys’ soccer team faced off against De Smet Jesuit High School under bright lights on Bruin home turf. The game was filled with massive twists and turns, the two opponents battled...

Senior Freddy Nene takes the ball down the field against HHS Sept. 18. The Bruins fell to the Kewpies with a score of 1-0. Photo by Allie Pigg.

Soccer looks to improve against MHS

Saly Seye September 27, 2018

ith a 7-4-0 record, boys’ soccer will travel to take on Marquette High School tonight. Head coach Scott Wittenborn hopes to use tonight as well as the rest of the season to show what the Bruins are made...

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