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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

Senior left and center fielder, Lucy Sadewhite (12), smiles as her underclassman representative runs out to her.

RBHS softball wins 9-0 on senior night, reflects on current seniors

Fatimah Yousuf, Staff Writer October 1, 2022

The varsity softball team played against Rolla High School Thursday, Sept. 29. RBHS won 9-0 and in the 6th inning all the seniors were subbed out for the remainder of the game to honor their dedication....

Abby Hay (10) catches the ball pitched to her by Ella Schouten (12). Only being a sophomore Hay’s talent shone through making her the starting catcher for varsity softball. Hay caught the entire game with no errors. Photo by Emma Hake.

Bruins softball defeats Capital City in tight victory

Ana Manzano September 15, 2020

In a tense game, the Bruins eventually won their match against Capital City High School (CCHS) 2-1, bringing their record to 5-0. Both teams championed strong pitchers that struck out batters for the first...

Adjusting her batting stance senior Maren Jones (P/1B) prepares to swing at the ball. Jones managed to  run to batters in and score one run with one hit on the night Sep 8.”There’s certainly added pressure to get your teammates in, but I try to bring the same approach and confidence I do for any at bat.”

Bruins softball beat Spartans in dominant fashion

Parker Boone September 10, 2020

Going into an important regular season game  the RBHS Varsity softball team showcased their consistency against Battle High School Tuesday September 8. After just six innings, the girls won off of “run-rule”,...

Breaking down gender barriers in male dominated sports

Breaking down gender barriers in male dominated sports

Maddie Orr March 18, 2020
In celebration of Women's History Month, female athletes reflect on their experiences and share what factors have influenced them in competing in male dominated sports.
Exploring querencia through the day

Exploring querencia through the day

Camryn DeVore November 22, 2019
Walk through the day in the life with photo editor Camryn DeVore as she talks about her querencia and where she found it.
Junior center-fielder Maddie Snider rounds third base during the BSS game. Snider was one of the only two runs scored by the Bruins during this game.  Photo by Maddie Murphy

Softball makes historic run to finish third at state

Camryn DeVore November 4, 2019
The softball team and crowd forgot the holiday of ghosts and candies as they set their sights on the Class 4 State Championship.
Ella Schouten pitches to Battle High School Oct. 18. Photo by Ana Manzano.

Softball makes history, goes to final 4 tomorrow

Camryn DeVore October 31, 2019
The Bruin’s displayed their powerful offensive ability Monday Oct. 28 at the softball quarterfinal game against Francis Howell Central High School (FHCHS).
Ella Schouten pitches to Battle High School Oct. 18. Photo by Ana Manzano.

Softball victorious in sectionals, moves on to state quarterfinals

Anjali Noel Ramesh October 24, 2019
After entering the seventh inning tied at 4, the Bruins watched and waited as right fielder Anna Christ stepped up to the plate. With runners on second and third base, a hit from Christ would give the Bruins the edge they needed. The bat struck the ball as Christ knocked a three-run homerun over the right-field fence, giving the Bruins a 7-4 lead. Because Holt High School, the opposing team was unable to score again, the Bruins celebrated their sectionals victory, Wednesday Oct. 23. 
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
For just the second time in school history, RBHS girl’s softball became the district champions. The next step in the postseason for the Bruins is the sectional game against Holt Oct. 23.
Sophomore Izzy Dennis shares a moment with junior Maddie Marrero as they attend their last team dinner of the season for RB softball. Photo by Camryn DeVore.

Unspoken commitments

Camryn DeVore October 7, 2018
Through team dinners known as “mandatory team bonding,” RBHS softball teammates grow closer.
Sophomore pitcher and outfielder Ella Schouten pitches to Holt High School Sept. 22. The Bruins lost the home game (0-5). They will play again in the Hickman Tournament this weekend. Photo by Sophie Eaton.

Softball to play in Hickman tournament

Emily Oba September 27, 2018
Tomorrow and Saturday, the softball team will play in the Hickman Tournament.
A week of games for varsity softball Sept. 4-11

A week of games for varsity softball Sept. 4-11

Isaac Parrish September 19, 2018

[vc_video link=""] Varsity softball highlights. Players Maddie Marrero, Maddie Snyder and Gemma Ross talk about their experiences this season. Camera work and...

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