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Bruins face Yellow Jackets in baseball

Bruins face Yellow Jackets in baseball

Running bases, catching fly balls and striking out hitters, the RBHS baseball team beat the Lebanon Jackets May 21 with a ten run margin. The score was 11-1 after the fifth inning, which means that the mercy rule applied, and the game was finished fairly quickly. Senior Alex Henderson felt concerned for the seniors during […]

Bruins to face Lebanon for Opportunity to Advance to State Quarterfinals

Bruins to face Lebanon for Opportunity to Advance to State Quarterfinals

The Bruins baseball team will take on Lebanon in sectionals at 5 p.m. Tuesday, May 21 at Rock Bridge High School. The bruins faced Lebanon earlier this year in Lebanon and were able to pull out a one run win on a suicide squeeze bunt in the bottom of the last inning by Junior Kyle […]

Bruins win over Kewpies allows advancement to district finals

Bruins win over Kewpies allows advancement to district finals

They say first impressions really do matter. That was certainly true on Monday when the Bruin baseball team beat the Hickman Kewpies 7-3. All 10 runs in the game were scored in the first inning. Hickman was the first to bat and scored three runs off of the starting pitcher, sophomore Logan Twehous. In the […]

Bruins sneak past Hickman

Bruins sneak past Hickman

The boys baseball team wrapped up its home schedule with a 4-2 win against cross-town rivals, Hickman High School on Senior Night. The Bruins scored one run in both the second and third inning and added two runs in the fourth inning. Sophomore Connor Brumfield, junior Michael Buxton and seniors David Plain and Jansen Smith […]

Baseball faces day of highs and lows

Baseball faces day of highs and lows

Saturday was a mixed bag for Bruin baseball. In the morning game against Blue Springs South, the Bruins won 7-6. The Bruins had a second reason to celebrate as sophomore Joe Barbee stole two bases to break the school’s record. Barbee has 19 on the season. But as the temperature continued to fall on the […]

Bruin baseball faces loss

Bruin baseball faces loss

As the temperature continued to fall on the baseball diamond, the Rock Bridge Baseball Team proceeded to lose their endurance in the second game of the day against Christian Brothers College High School. After taking the first game earlier this morning, 7-6 over Blue Springs South, the Bruins fell 11-0, finishing in a shortened six […]

Baseball expands roster, faces heavy away season

Baseball expands roster, faces heavy away season

The cracking sound of a baseball being hit and cheering from bleachers behind a gate around the field a crowd of fans in front of America’s pastime. Green and gold uniforms decorate the 2013 roster, composed of all three classes. Senior Braeden Rogers said it is this mixture of upper and underclassmen that makes him […]

Baseball team slides into districts

The baseball team has positioned itself at the top going into the district tournament playoffs yet again. The Bruins, 17–6 as of May , will play only two games, holding the top seed. They are exempt from the first round, similar to top seed NFL teams in the playoffs. They will play either Hickman or […]

Baseball team wins close game against Fatima

Baseball team wins close game against Fatima

Just days away from their first post-season game Tuesday, May 8, the Bruin boys baseball team added another win. They raised their record to 18-6 when they defeated Fatima High School. By Halley Hollis

Jays prove easy competition for Bruins

The sound of the ball smacking a wooden bat was familiar last night as the Bruin baseball team faced Jefferson City on Tuesday, May 1. Sophomore Kyle Teter opened the game for the Bruins, forcing three quick outs and bringing the Bruins up to the plate. They spared no time in gaining the lead. With […]

Boys baseball slaughters Smith-Cotton

The Bruins (10-3) walked off the baseball diamond with yet another win of their season on Tuesday, April 17, this time against Smith-Cotton (2-0). The RB boys had a hard time with batting accuracy recently, but pulled it together and let their basic insticts take over. They won the game with an ending score of 12-2. “The past couple […]

Baseball team remains undefeated

After beating the Waynesville Tigers 2-1 on March 17, the Bruins maintained their winning record on March 20. Because of the defeat against St. Dominic Crusaders 7-0, junior Jansen Smith believes the Bruins will continue to be successful. “I think the season will go well if we keep our loose flaccid appearance on the field,” Smith […]

Bruins triumph at baseball home opener

The Bruin boys started their season playing successful defense, obtaining three quick outs against the Waynesville Tigers in a matter of minutes Friday. When it was the Bruins’ turn to bat, senior pitcher Ryan Phillips was first to step up to the plate. Phillips hit a double off of Waynesville pitcher Romeo Flores and advanced to third after […]