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Bartlesville swim team swims out to state

Bartlesville swim team swims out to state

Grace Ontiveros, Sports Editor

February 19, 2019


Filed under Sports

  After an outstanding campaign on the season, the Bruins swim team prepares for the upcoming state competition. The competition will take place on Friday 15 and Saturday 16 in Edmond. Leading the Bruins are senior June Harris who recently signed with North Texas, senior Tyler Myers, and returning head...

Sport to take over as head football coach after Blankenship’s departure

Sport to take over as head football coach after Blankenship’s departure

Grace Ontiveros, Sports Editor

January 24, 2019


Filed under News, Sports

  After a 4-6 campaign last season, head coach Lee Blankenship has made the decision to leave the high school’s football program. Blankenship left many players and fans shocked with his sudden departure for Mustang. Defensive coordinator Jason Sport has been named as new head coach by athletic d...

Launch into basketball season at hype night

Launch into basketball season at hype night

Grace Ontiveros, Sports Editor

November 29, 2018


Filed under Sports

Jumping into action, the Bruins Basketball team is preparing to host hype night before the upcoming season. Leading the Bruins into their new season is senior guard, Rachael Simpson, and senior center, Holden Bryant. The returning boys head coach, Clent Stewart, and new girls head coach, Donnie Marti...

Bixby game preview

Bixby game preview

Lucas Ortiz, Staff Member

October 12, 2018


Filed under Sports

   The Bruins are coming off of a big district win against Sand Springs, and go into one of the toughest places to play in the state this week to try and come out with another win, making it two and a row.      The Spartans of Bixby are 5-1 and are looking to ruin Bartlesvilles’ cha...

OU v. Texas game preview

OU v. Texas game preview

Lucas Ortiz, Staff Member

October 6, 2018


Filed under Sports

The pageantry of rivalry games is something cherished in history, such as the Army-Navy game or the Iron Bowl of Auburn versus Alabama, but little matches the fiery matchup between the states whose border is the Red River. Oklahoma and Texas have played each other for a century, and the passion for...

Sand Springs game preview

Sand Springs game preview

Grace Ontiveros, Staff Member

October 5, 2018


Filed under Sports

   The Bartlesville Bruins are 0-2 going into their third district game. After suffering a close loss to Sapulpa, the Bruins are preparing to face off against Sand Springs. The Bruins also took another major loss after star running back Deandre Young was benched due to an injury sustained during t...

Sapulpa game preview

Sapulpa game preview

Lucas Ortiz, Staff Member

September 28, 2018


Filed under Sports

   Homecoming! A time full of fun within the school, goofy dress up days and an all-around enjoyable week. The football game is also a major part of this week, as the Bruins face off against divisional foe Sapulpa. There is lots of excitement surrounding the homecoming game every single year, with th...

Softball seniors’ farewell

Softball seniors’ farewell

Zachary Cole, Staff Member

September 26, 2018


Filed under Sports

   With their fourth and final season playing softball for the Bruins, the four seniors of the high school softball team are starting to prepare for their future. Together they have played for years, and the team bond has only gotten stronger. As their last season with the Bruins continues, they refl...

Booker T game preview

Booker T game preview

Grace Onitveros and Lucas Ortiz, Staff Members

September 20, 2018


Filed under Sports

   Tonight will be the most crucial game of the season thus far, as the Bruins take on their first district match up against Booker T. Washington, the defending 6A-II champion. Bartlesville, led by running back DeAndre Young and defensive stars Hunter Marquez and Cody Winters, the starting corner ba...

Del City game preview

Del City game preview

Lucas Ortiz, Staff Member

September 14, 2018


Filed under Sports

     In one of the most anticipated home openers in Bartlesville Bruin football history, coach Lee Blankenship and the Bruins prepare to take on a 6A-2 top ten team, Del City. Coming off of a close one point loss versus Carl Albert, Del City should be coming to Custer Stadium with a vengea...

Bru Crew home themes

Bru Crew home themes

Olivia Peters, Staff Member

September 11, 2018


Filed under Sports, Student Life

With only four home games this season, it is important to make every one count. The Bru Crew has decided on themes for each game; they want every student to participate in dressing up and cheering on the Bruins this season at home. If you want to be apart of the student section, just show up! It is on...

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