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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

Wearing number 1929, senior Matthew Hauser celebrates his Missouri State High School Activities Association (MSHAA) state championship victory with his teammates and classmates in the crowd. Hausers point contribution pushed the RBHS boys team to first place in a tense meet.

Boys take home cross country title, girls get fourth in state championship

Shruti Gautam November 10, 2020

[penci_text_block block_title_align="style-title-left" custom_markup_1=""]as the runners lined up on the grass, family members stood in marked boxes six feet apart in the grass, holding their place next...

Girls and boys cross country teams place second, third at state

Girls’ and boys’ cross country teams place second, third at state

Maddie Orr November 10, 2019

A countdown in the distance, the white paint marking the starting line, a vast field of open land over 75 yards wide and restless runners warming up to quell their nerves may prove intimidating for first...

Sophomore Piper Forthaus swims freestyle at a 6 a.m. swim practice Friday, Dec. 7. Forthaus will compete at state this weekend.

Girls’ swim and dive to compete at State Championship

Bailey Stover February 13, 2019

The girls’ swimming and diving team will compete at the City of St. Peters Rec-Plex in St. Peters, MO beginning tomorrow and continuing through Saturday. Class 2 will compete Thursday and Friday morning,...

Feature photo by eastmanphoto

Counseling department opens Missouri Girls State applications

Ji-Sung Lee January 19, 2019

F or the 79th year, the American Legion Auxiliary will hold Missouri Girls State, a week-long camp that creates “a mythical state that the citizens will govern at the city, county and state level,”...

Junior Ainsley Barnes as she makes the final stretch of the 200 meter freestyle. Benson regard the event with much dislike but says it is her best event that she competes in. Benson would take first in her heat and earn her way a place in the final rounds the next day. Photo by Camryn DeVore

Girls’ swimming and diving places second at COMO Invite

Bailey Stover January 7, 2019

Coming off of winter break, the girls’ swim and dive team dove right back into competition at the COMO Invite Jan. 4 and Jan. 5 where the Bruins placed second out of 40 teams. The team had only competed...

Senior Piper Osman swims at a practice Dec. 7. The Bruins compete in the Smith-Cotton/Marshall meet this weekend. Photo by Sophie Eaton.

Swimming and diving looks to Smith-Cotton, Marshall meet

Ji-Sung Lee December 12, 2018

The girls’ swimming and diving team has had a successful string of past seasons, to say the least. In the 2017-18 season, as the Class 2 state champions, the team won its third state title in the past...

Varsity cheer takes fifth at State championship

Varsity cheer takes fifth at State championship

Emily Oba December 3, 2018

fter placing fourth at the Regionals competition the weekend before, the RBHS cheerleading team competed at the State championship held at Lindenwood University, Sunday, Dec. 2. “I felt very overwhelmed...

Members of the cheerleading team perform a routine at the Homecoming assembly Oct. 12. The RBHS football team chose Leukemia as the cause for the 2018 game. The cheerleaders wore orange matching shirts in awareness. Photo by Grace Hervey.

Cheerleading competes at regionals, prepares for state

Ji-Sung Lee November 11, 2018

In Washington, Mo. as the Bruin cheerleaders lined their poms and straightened their bows, the competition season was just beginning. At the regional meet Nov. 10, there were more than 20 teams competing...

Girls tennis secures fifth state championship in a row

Girls’ tennis secures fifth state championship in a row

Emily Oba October 21, 2018

he girls’ tennis team played both team and individual state championships, Oct. 18 and 20 respectively. The Bruins came out on top, achieving a  team state championship title, making it their fifth...

Swimming, diving prepare for state championship

Swimming, diving prepare for state championship

Ji-Sung Lee February 16, 2018

[dropcap style="light" size="4"]A[/dropcap] team state championship title in 2015, another  in 2016, and runner-up in 2017; that's how dominating the girls’ swimming and diving team has been in the...

Senior Dane Florea swims the 100 meter fly at the Last Chance meet between Rock Bridge, Battle and Hickman High School on Oct. 20. Florea, who competed in the men’s 400 meter individual medley during the 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials held in Omaha, has made a verbal commitment to the University of Missouri for the 2018-2019 season. Photo by Maya Bell

Boys’ swimming wins team title at state

Ji-Sung Lee November 4, 2017

[dropcap style="flat" size="4"]W[/dropcap]ith one event remaining, the boys' swimming and diving team was tied at 203 points with the St. Louis University High (SLUH) Jr. Billikens.  The final event,...

Cheer team takes 8th out of 18 teams at state

Cheer team takes 8th out of 18 teams at state

Maddie Murphy November 1, 2017

[dropcap size="4"]D[/dropcap]espite the challenge of several team members leaving the team and adjusting to competing in a new division, the RBHS cheer team placed 8th in the Missouri State Cheerleading...

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