RHS ECHO: Online student news

Senior athlete copes with injury

Krista Hilmas, Reporter

May 5, 2016

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Track athletes looks forward to their last season running for Rolla. Senior Sophia Holmes wasn’t expecting the beginning of her track season to take such an unexpected turn. Holmes has been one of the best track athletes...

Off season training helps basketball boys set goals for future

Kameron Jordan, Reporter

May 5, 2016

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The Rolla High School Basketball boys end their senior year on a note that they probably didn’t like, but some of the boys will be fulfilling their dreams and going on to play basketball in College. “I'm playing basketball...

Senior night for basketball, cheerleading ends with a win

Brynn Proffitt, Staff Writer

February 13, 2016

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As Geoffrey Chaucer once said, “All good things must come to an end.” And on Tuesday February 9, the Rolla boys basketball team and cheerleading teams seniors had to experience their bittersweet farewell. The boys...

Cross Country Meet- Lebanon

Kameron Wood, Journalism Student

November 5, 2015

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The Cross Country Team traveled to Lebanon on September the 14th, and they ran into some trouble. “We usually have fun at the Lebanon course; there are rolling hills that make a big circle, but  since it hasn't rained in ...

Ice Hockey’s Popularity in America

Lydia Giesey, Reporter

November 3, 2015

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The season is fall, a favorite for many. Fall is known for the start of a lot of things people love: cold weather, pumpkin spice latte sales, and the beginning of numerous sports seasons. On an average American teenager’s f...

Sophomore golfer shares her passion for the sport

Thomas Booker, Reporter

October 19, 2015

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Sports provide many things like entertainment; a hobby, a challenge, school spirit, and much more. Sports such as soccer and football are the most well known in the U.S.A. and are the constant talk of many. But what about sports...

Basketball team beats number one ranked Helias

Chloe Myers, Staff Writer

January 20, 2015

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Friday night, Rolla High’s boys basketball team beat the number one team in the state, Helias. The Bulldogs beat the Crusaders 60 to 46 points. Senior Shane O’Brennan felt that this was a great game. “It was a hard...

Boys basketball hits a high score

Theodora Leventis, Staff Writer

January 13, 2015

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The Rolla High School Varsity Basketball Team is on a roll this year, and they only seem to be getting better. With meeting old school records to hitting fourteen three pointers in a single game and tying a record set by last...

‘Man enough’ to disregard gender stereotypes

Luke Walker, Staff writer

November 24, 2014

Filed under Sports

Sometimes, stepping out of the box can be hard to do and take a lot of courage. This is the case for junior Drake Davis and senior Laine Marler. Both are members of activities that are generally stereotyped to be exclusively for...

Lady Bulldogs fall to Glendale Falcons on senior night

February 24, 2014

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  A team’s character is not measured by the wins it has accomplished, but by the bonds of its members. The RHS girls basketball season has been less than what they had hoped for, but that pales in comparison to the friendsh...

Bulldog Boys Basketball falls to Parkview on Senior Night

Logan Houf, Staff writer

February 12, 2014

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

  Every athlete’s bittersweet moment comes on two occasions; their last game and their senior night. Last night at the Rolla High School boys basketball game, three seniors went through their own bittersweet moment after three ...

Seven RHS students sign on National Signing Day

Logan Houf, Staff writer

February 12, 2014

Filed under Sports, Top Stories

    Last Wednesday was one of the most important days in a high school athlete’s career: signing day. All across the nation, young athletes would formally sign with their college of choice. As for Rolla High School, a ha...

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