Q+A with Michael Bessenbacher

Winning a state title in any sport is hard enough. Taking top three in the state golf tournament for 27 years straight and winning 14 state titles in the history of the school, and that school might be the most dominant team in the state. The team: Rockhurst; the freshman attempting to make the varsity team: Michael Bessenbacher. Michael helped propel the Hawklets to their … Continue reading Q+A with Michael Bessenbacher

Royals begin Spring Training

With the beginning of each year brings the promise of new chances. For those that call the friendly confines of Kauffman Stadium home, spring brings the promise of another baseball season to occupy the hot summer nights. Once again, the Kansas City Royals traveled to Surprise, Arizona, for another spring training. For the first time in 10 years, the Royals are looking to strip the … Continue reading Royals begin Spring Training

Halloween Haunt review

Ghouls, vampires, and creepy clowns are discussing their best scares in a fog-filled plaza. No, this isn’t your worst nightmare, but a scene of screamsters (volunteers and actors hired by Worlds of Fun for Halloween Haunt) at Halloween Haunt at Worlds of Fun. From mid-September to October 30th, the park constructs 14 different haunted houses, decorates the park, and sets up “scare zones” around the park. … Continue reading Halloween Haunt review

Freshman Thomas Sokja reflects on first pep rally and football game

For the newest members of our community who have not had the joy of experiencing a Blue and White mixer, Braveheart and the first pep rally are a couple of traditions that still stand as prominent ways to show school spirit. We interviewed freshman Thomas Sokja and asked him about his experience at his first home game. What was your first pep rally like? Did the … Continue reading Freshman Thomas Sokja reflects on first pep rally and football game

Varsity football looks to avenge loss in big game vs. Blue Spring South

Starting out a season with an upset is usually a great way to start the season unless you’re on the losing side of it. Rock Bridge was able to extract revenge from the season opening loss last year to Rockhurst. Now the Hawklets are fighting an uphill battle going into the home opener, on short rest against a well rested Blue Springs South team. We … Continue reading Varsity football looks to avenge loss in big game vs. Blue Spring South