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Saturday, September 24, 2016

Freshman Dudley shines under pressure; tennis takes state title

The Bruins won state, defeating St. Joseph's Academy 5-0.
Junior Tess Lovig returns a backhand shot during the Great 8 Tournament. The Bruins went on to defeat both Visitation Academy and Barstow that day. Photo by Bailey Washer

Tennis returns to final four

A long, dark green banner hangs in a corridor at RBHS, with the words ‘Final Four’ inscribed in gold across the top. Right below is a list of nearly annual dates ranging from 1998 to 2013, for staggering total of 14 final four appearances in the last 15 years. Nearby is a single glass case with plaques and trophies claiming every inch of surface area.Therein lies the legacy of the RBHS girl’s tennis program; unassuming reminders that the Bruins have established themselves as powerhouses in the world of high school tennis.

Girls tennis throttles Kewpies, maintains friendships

The girls varsity tennis team racked up another win on Monday after sweeping crosstown rival Hickman 9-0. The undefeated Bruins (9-0) were confident coming...

Girls’ tennis falls to Lee’s Summit North at state

Lee's Summit wins state team title, Bruins finish as runner up The strong desire of reaching state is something every sports team wishes to...

Girls’ tennis breezes through sectionals, prepares for state

Bruins defeat Incarnate Word Academy 24-0 and Parkway Central 23-1, advancing to State. Even in the breezy morning weather, the Bruin tennis team persevered through...

Bruins’ doubles teams advance to state

Doubles teams advance from individual regional's, while the singles players lose their matches. The RBHS girls’ tennis team played Individual Regionals this past week, from...

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