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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

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Girls’ tennis defeats Parkway Central, looks to build momentum for upcoming competition

Julia Kim September 17, 2021

The RBHS girls’ tennis team pulled a clean victory against Parkway Central High School on Sept. 9, winning eight matches and losing one overall. Although their varsity line-up was not solidified going...

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Historic exclusion in sports perpetuates underrepresentation in modern day

Sarah Ding October 2, 2020

At the Arthur Ashe Stadium in New York City, Naomi Osaka took the title of U.S. Open Champion on Sept. 12. Osaka, who is Haitian on her father’s side and Japanese on her mother’s, has faced scrutiny...

Day 147

Day 147

Bailey Stover August 11, 2020

Alice’s White Rabbit made a pretty good point. Today is August 11. As per my usual, I woke up around 8:15 a.m., but when I saw my dad was still sleeping I went back to bed and caught another hour and...

Day 145

Day 145

Bailey Stover August 9, 2020

Welcome to the final week of summer. Today is August 9. For the last several days I’ve been the first one awake, which is both strange and pleasant. I remember how at the start of this very long summer...

Day 82

Day 82

Bailey Stover June 7, 2020

Procrastination isn’t always the best plan. Today is June 7. For the first time I can recall, last night I had a repeat dream. It involved a lake, a plate of nachos, a supernatural monster of some sort...

Day 70

Day 70

Bailey Stover May 26, 2020

Summertime sunshine is the best. Today is May 26. Waking up before my mom left to pass out yearbooks at RBHS, she and I chatted about my year while I ate a muffin for breakfast. I think I should feel...

Junior Abbie Sivaraman and senior Gabi Tella play doubles against Helias Catholic High School. Photo by Ben Loeb

RBHS girls’ tennis match with Blue Valley High School cancelled

Sarah Ding September 19, 2019

The junior varsity girls’ tennis team planned to play a home junior varsity tournament with Ladue Horton Watkins High School, Helias Catholic High School and Blue Valley High School (BVHS) Sept. 18....

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Girls’ tennis dominates individual districts

Ji-Sung Lee October 9, 2018

Victory is nothing new for the Bruins’ tennis team. On Oct. 3, the girls won their 20th consecutive team district championship. On Oct. 8, the Bruins kept with the long standing success at the individual...

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Grunting during sports creates mental boost in performances

Ji-Sung Lee April 25, 2018

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]s junior Malek Necibi sparrs, it is a common trick to grunt loudly at unexpected times to confuse opponents and open up new opportunities during the fight. Though some do it intentionally,...

Boys tennis ready for Belleville

Boys’ tennis ready for Belleville

Ryan Choe March 22, 2018

[dropcap style="light" size="4"]T[/dropcap]oday the boys’ entire tennis team travels to Chesterfield, Mo to participate in the Belleville tennis tournament. It will be the second tournament of the season,...

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Girls’ tennis secure fourth-peat win at state

Rochita Ghosh October 13, 2017

The girls’ tennis team repeated the past on Oct. 12 by winning the Missouri State High Schools Activities Association (MSHSAA) State Championship for the fourth time in a row, sweeping the semi-finals...

The EEE (Extended Educational Experiences) room provides space for tennis bags. Photo courtesy by Ryan Choe

Freshmen athletes provide depth for future

Ryan Choe May 8, 2017

February 18, 2017 is a day the girls’ swimming and diving team will remember for years to come. That day freshman Ansley Barnes and her teammates waited for the team results to appear during the state...

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