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2 Bruin football players receive national awards

2 Bruin football players receive national awards

The Elite 11 begins with a series of quarterback camps around the country. In an age when the quarterback position is always in the media spotlight, the lens is increasingly often turned toward young quarterbacks. Elite 11 recently invited RBHS’s own QB, junior Logan Twehous, to participate in one of eight regional camps. Twehous said […]

RBHS Powderpuff 2013

RBHS Powderpuff 2013

The seventh annual Rock Bridge High School Powderpuff football game began with a coin toss around 4:30 p.m. succeeding which, the freshmen took possession in their game with the juniors. While they may have win the coin toss, they went on to lose to their upperclassmen with a final score of 14-1 after two 10 […]

Championship Football Game 2013

Championship Football Game 2013

Bruins overcome 6 picks, earn state ‘ship berth

Bruins overcome 6 picks, earn state ‘ship berth

Those were the words Alex Ofodile said to his father, Rock Bridge High School coach AJ Ofodile during a Bruin season years ago. Now coaching his four-star recruit recruit son, the elder Ofodile said after tonight’s football game against Hazelwood Central that those words seem prophetic. However, playing in their first state semifinal since 2002, […]

Hazelwood Central vs. Rock Bridge

Hazelwood Central vs. Rock Bridge

Hazelwood Central vs. Rock Bridge, MSHSAA football semifinal game, Sells Field, Nov. 22.

District champions: Bruins down Fort Zumwalt West

District champions: Bruins down Fort Zumwalt West

After electing to kick after winning the coin toss for the much anticipated rematch of Rock Bridge Bruins and Fort Zumwalt West Jaguars, the Bruins dominated with a win of 28-19, securing their position in the Missouri state semifinals. Previously this year, these two teams faced each other with a similar outcome, a Bruin win […]

Bruins to play Jays in football districts

The first week of playoff football with four Mid-Missouri teams in action, including the Bruins traveling to Jefferson City to take on the Jays. The games will be elimination style with the losers ending their season, and the winners advancing to play again the following week. In addition to the Bruins facing off against the […]

Bruin football loses by one to Liberty

Bruin football loses by one to Liberty

The RBHS Bruin football team played their hearts out in the second half of a tough emotional game this past Friday, October 18. We had a lot of “mental mistakes [in the first half],” junior offensive guard Jonah Dubinski said after the game. Liberty came out strong during the first half, capitalizing on the Bruins’ […]

Football suffers third defeat at Rockhurst

Football suffers third defeat at Rockhurst

The Bruins’ football team lost its second consecutive game at Rockhurst Friday, Oct. 11, by a lopsided score of 47-28. The Bruins’ offense did not produce the offensive numbers that it did earlier this season against Har-Ber High School, DeSmet High School, and Fort Zumwalt West High School. The first quarter was a back-and-forth defensive […]

Turnage wins appeal, regains athletic eligibility

Turnage wins appeal, regains athletic eligibility

Missouri State High School Activities Association granted junior Antwon Turnage, wide receiver for the Bruin football team, full eligibility to participate in Rock Bridge High School athletics today. Because of questions and confusion regarding his residence and enrollment last summer, RBHS Athletic Director David Egan said Hickman High School called Turnage’s eligibility into question last week. According […]

Different places, same rivalry

Different places, same rivalry

When Rock Bridge and Hickman renew their rivalry series tomorrow evening, the game commonly referred to as the Providence Bowl will have a slightly different atmosphere. Created in 2003 to feature the two Columbia high schools on opposite ends of the city’s main thoroughfare in a central location, this year the match up heads north, […]

Former players recall past Providence Bowls

Former players recall past Providence Bowls

The feud between Hickman and Rock Bridge is by no means old and distantly derived, but that fact doesn’t call for a lack of history in the rivalry. The first time the schools played in football was 1981, and the teams wouldn’t meet each other again until 1994, in which Hickman won in a historic, […]

Football Preview: Providence Bowl Edition

Football Preview: Providence Bowl Edition

#5 Rock Bridge (3-1) vs. Hickman (2-2) 7:00 p.m. Friday Sept. 27 at LeMone Field (HHS) Spread: Bruins by 1 Overview: For the first time since 2003, the rivalry game will not be held at Faurot Field on the University of Missouri campus. Rather, it will be played at Hickman, as was last year’s district […]

Students react to hype over Providence Bowl

Students react to hype over Providence Bowl

By Fariha Rashid

Bruins suffer season’s first loss to Ray-Pec

Bruins suffer season’s first loss to Ray-Pec

The Bruins football team lost to the Raymore Peculiar Panthers Friday, ending their undefeated season with a 3-1 record. The Panthers advanced to 2-2. Despite a promising offensive performance that included two passing touchdowns from junior quarterback Logan Twehous to junior Alex Ofodile and senior Zach Reuter and a rushing touchdown by senior running back […]

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